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WATERTOWN, Mass. — The St. Stephen’s Armenian Elementary School (SSAES) Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) is holding its third annual online Christmas auction to raise funds to benefit the[...]

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff RICHMOND, Va. — The Armenian community here held their 53rd annual food festival September 15 to 18 outside of St. James Armenian Church. Considering that there is only a small number of Armenians[...]

WASHINGTON — The Lantos Foundation for Human Rights and Justice said that Rwandan humanitarian Paul Rusesabagina will be the 2011 recipient of the Lantos Human Rights Prize. The formal presentation of the award will take place here on[...]

By Philip P. Ketchian The history of Mount Ararat abounds with accounts of explorers and adventurers taking up the challenge of scaling its fabled summit. Absent, however, are any signs of abatement in the interest and the controversy[...]

By Hagop Vartivarian Lebanon had already turned into the center of Armenian life in the Middle East. The Eighth General Representative Assembly in Cairo, from October 23, 1946 to November 2, with a concluding session from October 11 to 22,[...]

By Armond Kotikian, DDS, MD STEPANAKERT, Karabagh — I got in very late Sunday night into the capital of Karabagh. After the eight-hour bus ride, my body wanted to lie down, bumpy heart and mind were pumping with[...]

PHILADELPHIA — The Society for Orphaned Armenian Relief (SOAR) will celebrate its sixth anniversary on Saturday, October 22, starting at 6 p.m., at The Woman’s Club of Bala Cynwyd. The event will include an open bar, mezza, buffet[...]

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — September 10 was the occasion of the commemoration of the 20th anniversary of Armenia’s independence. The performance was presented by The Armenian Music Festival of Rhode Island, Inc., and it was supported by Saints[...]

By Daphne Abeel Special to the Mirror-Spectator BOSTON — On Friday, November 11, the Knights of Vartan Ararat Lodge Number 1 will hold its annual awards ceremony at the Renaissance Waterfront Hotel on Long Wharf in Boston. The evening[...]

NEW YORK — President Serge Sargisian visited Ellis Island as part of his visit to the US and was awarded the Ellis Island Medal of Honor of the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations[...]

NEW YORK — During his visit to New York, President Serge Sargisian spoke at the United Nations General Assembly, where he stressed the importance of relations with the diaspora, as well as the determination to see through the[...]