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NEW YORK — On September 11, the UN General Assembly, at the 103rd plenary meeting of its 69th session, adopted by consensus a resolution, initiated by Armenia and titled “International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims[...]

ST. LOUIS, Missouri — After nine intense days of competition against the very best chess players in the world, the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis (CCSCSL) crowned Grandmaster Levon Aronian as the champion of the third[...]

YEREVAN — Armenian businessman and benefactor Vahakn Hovnanian died on August 31 at age 83, the Hovnanian International announced. Vahakn Stephan Hovnanian was a successful businessman, real estate developer and philanthropist. His[...]

By David Barrett PARIS (Daily Telegraph) — The first heroic passenger to wrestle a weapon from the high-speed train gunman was Mark Moogalian, a 51-year-old professor at the Sorbonne, tackled Ayoub El-Khazzani during Friday’s bloody[...]

WATERTOWN — On Monday, September 14, Eric Bogosian , actor, playwright, monologist and novelist will be the speaker at the joint meeting of the St. James Men’s Club and the St. James Women’s Guild. The topic will be his[...]

FRESNO — On the occasion of the Centennial Year of the Armenian Genocide, St. Paul Armenian Church will present the award winning documentary film, “William Saroyan: The Man The Writer,” on September 27. The film is a one-hour[...]

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — “Bearing Witness to the Lost History of an Armenian Family through the Lens of the Dildilian Brothers” — an exhibition of photographs and text — will be on display in the Lyman Center Lobby Gallery at Southern[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff   LOS ANGELES — Director Christopher Chambers sounds like he is calling from somewhere in the center of the earth. It is because he is calling from yet another locale, where he is[...]

LA CANADA, Calif. —SOAR-La Cañada welcomes actor and filmmaker Angela Bassett Vance as the honorary chairperson for the La Cañada Chapter.  Gifted and charismatic, Vance has captivated audiences around the world with her extensive[...]

WATERTOWN — On Saturday, September 26, 2015 the Armenian Bone Marrow Donor Registry (ABMDR) will hold its 4th annual Walk of Life walkathon. The walk will begin at the Armenian Cultural and Educational Center (ACEC) at 47 Nichols[...]

YEREVAN — On Wednesday, August 12, the Los Angeles women’s basketball team defeated Glendale, 84-70, at the Grand Sport Gym in Yerevan, , to win the 6th Pan Armenian Games championship. A total of 6,352 athletes from 175 cities[...]