Afghan newcomers

Afghan newcomers celebrate 1st Canada Day

eAwaz Local News

Ottawa – The Government of Canada continues to work hard to resettle at least 40,000 Afghan nationals as quickly and safely as possible. For the over 16,270 Afghan refugees who have landed in Canada since last August, tomorrow’s festivities will mark their first Canada Day in their new communities. To celebrate this special day, we extend our sincere gratitude to the settlement …

Toronto vaccination clinic

Pop-up Covid-19 vax clinics throughout Canada Day weekend

eAwaz Medicine

Toronto – Toronto Public Health (TPH) continues to host summer pop-up vaccination clinics across the city in partnership with Toronto’s Canada Day festivals and special events. This is part of Team Toronto’s continued efforts to bring COVID-19 vaccination opportunities to places residents live, work and play. TPH will host the following vaccination clinics in early July: High Park Canada Day …

Brampton fireworks

Celebrate Canada Day safely in Brampton

eAwaz Local News

​BRAMPTON – The City of Brampton reminds residents of the importance of being safe while using fireworks on Canada Day on July 1. Canada Day is one of four days a year when short-range fireworks are allowed on private property in Brampton without the need for a permit. Under the by-law, fireworks are also permitted on Victoria Day, Diwali and …

Canada Day celebrations

Canada Day live performances and celebrations

eAwaz Lifestyle

OTTAWA – As we approach Canada Day, let’s reflect on our values, our past and our future as a society. Let’s reconnect with our loved ones and our community and talk about what this day means to us. Let’s celebrate the cultural diversity that enriches us all, and reaffirm our commitment to equity, inclusion and mutual respect. Canada Day is an opportunity …