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Juliet Janbazian awarded the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Medal for her years of service to the community 

Juliet Janbazian was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee Medal for her years of dedicated service to the Armenian community of Toronto. Han Dong, Member of Parliament (MP) for Don Valley North presented the medal to Janbazian in an ...

Gabrielian is one of two winners of the Laffont Competition Western Canada division

Toronto Armenian bass-baritone Vartan Gabrielian is one of two winners in the Western Canada division of the Metropolitan Opera Laffont Competition. The winners were announced on Nov. 17 on the competition's official Facebook page. The ...

Candlelight vigil held in Toronto in memory of soldiers killed in 2020 Artsakh War 

The Armenian Youth Federation (AYF Canada) Toronto Simon Zavarian chapter held a candlelight vigil at the Armenian Community Centre's courtyard on Nov. 9, 2022, in memory of the fallen heroes of the 2020 Artsakh War. Hundred of members of the ...
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Senator Leo Housakos visits Holy Trinity, participates in Badarak

On Sunday, Nov. 6, 2022, the Honourable Senator Leo Housakos paid a visit to the Holy Trinity Armenian Apostolic Church of Toronto (HTAC) and participated in the Divine Liturgy (Badarak).  According to a statement released by the HTAC press ...

Conservative leader Pierre Poilievre visits Armenian-owned ARZ Fine Foods

Conservative leader Pierre Poilievre visited the Armenian-owned ARZ Fine Foods (Mississauga) over the weekend. "If you like top-shelf Mediterranean food, ARZ Fine Foods is where you go," Poilievre said in a post on his official social media ...

POM is back! Gear up for the 15th annual Pomegranate Film Festival!

Hamazkayin Toronto’s 15th Pomegranate Film Festival (POM) is back, following a two-year hiatus of in-person screenings due to the coronavirus pandemic. The festival, which will take place Nov. 7-13, will offer a hybrid experience with a combina...

A hero’s welcome: 2020 Artsakh War vet Sergeant Artur Hovhannisyan visits Holy Trinity

Sergeant Artur Hovhannisyan, who was disabled in the 2020 Artsakh War, paid a visit to the Holy Trinity Armenian Apostolic Church of Toronto on Sunday with His Grace Bishop Agbar Hovakimian, Primate of the Armenian Diocese of Canada. Sergeant ...
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Courage and commemoration: Andria Hill-Lehr presents her new book in Toronto

By Arman Ghaloosian  On Sept. 23 and 25, the Armenian Students’ Association of the University of Toronto (UofT ASA) and the Sara Corning Centre for Genocide Education hosted Toronto-born, Nova Scotia-based author Andria Hill-Lehr’s ...

Toronto Mayor John Tory meets with members of the Armenian community ahead of election

Toronto Mayor John Tory and councillor Nick Mantas visited the Armenian Community Centre of Toronto on Saturday and met with members of the city’s Armenian community ahead of Monday’s municipal election.  In his remarks, Mayor Tory expres...

Երեսունամեայ Հայաստան համահայկական հիմնադրամը՝ միշտ հայրենիքին հետ. հարցազրոյց Հուրի Նաճարեանին հետ

Տիրուկ Մարգարեան Կարապետեան Հայաստան համահայկական հիմնադրամի 30-ամեակն է. 1992-ին հիմնուած եւ նոյն տարին Թորոնթոյի մէջ կառոյց հաստատած, ...