From The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

SAN FRANCISCO (San Francisco Chronicle) —  Lucy Mirigian, who was believed to be the oldest person in San Francisco, has died. “She wasn’t really sick,” her daughter, Sonia Mirigian-Koujakian, said. “She died of being 114.”[...]

BAYSIDE, N.Y. – On Thursday, February 11, the Armenian Church of the Holy Martyrs commemorated Vartanantz Day, the day when all Armenians around the world honor and remember General Vartan Mamigonian and his heroic soldiers who perished[...]

BOSTON — The Armenian American Medical Association of Boston (AAMA) will present a panel discussion program titled “What You Need to Know About the COVID-19 Vaccine: An Informational Session for the Community,” on Sunday, February 28[...]

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif. — Designer Regina Oswald, has partnered with the Children of Armenia Fund (COAF) to launch an exclusive bracelet with proceeds donated to the charity. Triggered by recent events, the new designer looked to create a[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — A major earthquake struck Yerevan and surrounding areas on Saturday, February 13, causing many of their residents to rush out of their homes. The earthquake measured at magnitude 4.7 at its epicenter 8 kilometers[...]

By Vahan Zanoyan Much has been written about the conventional economic development challenges of Armenia: Infrastructure needs, energy security, export promotion, agricultural development, emphasis on specific sectors such as IT, direct[...]

YEREVAN (Japanese Embassy, Japanese Foreign Ministry)- On February 16, the government of Japan decided to extend an emergency grant of 3.6 million US dollars to Armenia in response to the humanitarian crisis caused by the armed conflict[...]

By Raffi Elliott Special to the Mirror-Spectator YEREVAN — Artsakh officials insist that tourists and foreign press are still welcome as details on recent reports of Russian peacekeepers preventing foreign journalists from entering the[...]

ISTANBUL (Nor Marmara) – Armenian deputy in the Turkish Parliament Garo Paylan of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) shared over social media on February 11 that he contacted the prosecutor’s office to request legal prosecution[...]

By David Phillips NEW YORK (Ahval) – On September 27, 2020, the Azerbaijani armed forces attacked Nagorno Karabakh (“Artsakh” in Armenian). They were backed by the Turkish military and jihadist mercenaries with armed drones,[...]

PASADENA, Calif. (pasadenanow.com) – The Pasadena City Council recognized Pashgian Brothers Fine Oriental Rugs, established in 1889 and moved to Pasadena after the turn of the 20th century, as one of the two first legacy businesses[...]