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LOS ANGELES (Variety) — Lindsey Kasabian is getting promoted at 20th Century Fox Television. The longtime studio vet has been named vice president of casting. In her new position, she will report to Sharon Klein, for whom she was[...]

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff FRESNO, Calif. – Ohanyan’s Bastirma and Soujouk Company is one of the major US producers of pastirma (or bastirma), a cured meat delicacy loved by Armenians and non-Armenians alike. Recently,[...]

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff Demq: Laugh and the World Laughs with You LOS ANGELES — Armenians have many tragic episodes in their history. Much of their music seems sad, and for many, black seems to be the color of choice. Are[...]

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — Michael Aram has opened a 6,000-sq.-ft. store on the corner of North Robertson and Beverly boulevards in West Hollywood. CA. This is the designer’s second retail location and his first outside of New York[...]

YEREVAN and FRESNO — Congressman Jim Costa from California’s 16th Congressional District toured the American University of Armenia (AUA) on July 20, as part of a four-day visit to Armenia, which included meetings with Armenian[...]

SAN FRANCISCO — In November 2015, the Women’s Resource Center Armenia (WRCA), a support center for women and families in Armenia, reached out to the Armenian International Women’s Association San Francisco (AIWA-SF) to help a[...]

SAN DIEGO, Calif. —  Scripps Ranch Theatre, located on the campus of Alliant International University, presents their fifth Annual Out on a Limb – New Plays from America’s Finest City, for two weekends, July 14-17 and July 21-24.[...]

FRESNO  — The Fresno Art Museum presents the exhibition “Rendering Homage: Portraits of a Patron” featuring Los Angeles art patron, collector, and arts advocate, Joan Agajanian Quinn. Quinn has been depicted in portraiture for[...]

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff WATERTOWN – Monique Svazlian Tallon is an executive coach based in Los Angeles who works to empower women. She published a guide to women’s leadership in book form this year titled Leading[...]

GLENDALE — The Armenian National Committee of America – Western Region on Wednesday, June 1, endorsed Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders as the Democratic candidate in the California presidential primary to be held on June 7. The ANCA-WR[...]

NEW YORK — On Friday, May 6, the Eastern Diocese and the Knights of Vartan hosted a farewell reception in honor of Dr. Mary Papazian, the current president of Southern Connecticut State University, who is leaving for California this[...]