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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 ...

Canada to open consulate in Yerevan; Will be open to the public as of Dec. 15

Global Affairs Canada announced today that it will officially open a consulate in Yerevan. Alison LeClaire, Ambassador of Canada to Armenia, made the announcement in Yerevan, where Canada is marking through various events the 30th anniversary ...

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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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 ...

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...
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Five scholarships for Armenian students across Ontario worth checking out

Armenian university students across Ontario: Did you know that the Armenian Relief Society (ARS) Toronto Roubina chapter offers scholarships that you can apply for today? ARS Toronto recently announced its 2022-2023 scholarships, open for ...

Torontohye: We will continue our mission and remain committed to our community

Over the years, our bilingual publication has done its utmost to promote the community’s initiatives and events, recognize its achievements, and celebrate our uniqueness. In June, we bid farewell to our founding editor-in-chief, Karin Saghde...

POM 2022 proceeds to be donated to humanitarian relief efforts in Artsakh

The Hamazkayin Toronto Pomegranate Film Festival (POM) recently announced a part of its 2022 lineup, including several films about Artsakh. In a statement released earlier this week, organizers also announced that they will donate all festival ...