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PROVIDENCE — Gallery Z will present works by two internationally-known Armenian painters, Kevork Mourad and Harut Aghajanian, through Saturday, February 6. Renowned painter Kevork Mourad was born in 1970 in Syria. Of Armenian origin, he[...]

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — “My mom would listen to Sayat Nova and cry because it would remind her of her dad, who survived the Genocide. And then she herself became a refugee. It was as if Armenian history was repeating itself, Aregak Babayan,[...]

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff BOSTON — The Bostonian Society on December 17 held a press conference at the Old State House to discuss recent revelations concerning the red book discovered in a time capsule prepared by Moses[...]

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff HAVERHILL, Mass. – The Armenian Church Youth Organization of America (ACYOA) of the Armenian Apostolic Church at Hye Pointe held its second annual Chocolate and Cookie Christmas Social on December 20.[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — President of the Republic of Armenia Serge Sargisian received on November 19 Dean of the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University Admiral James Stavridis and President of Tavitian Foundation Aso[...]

WALTHAM, Mass. (Combined Sources) — Gregory H. Adamian, who served as president of Bentley College — now Bentley University  — from 1970 to 1991, and then as its first chancellor, died on November 21.  He was 89 years old. Adamian[...]

By Tom Vartabedian   BELMONT, Mass. — You can title this work a “Rhapsody on a Hovsepian Theme.” There is Haig Aram, a talented 16-year-old violin virtuoso who has obvious potential for stardom in the professional world. His mom[...]

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff BOSTON — Historic Faneuil Hall in the heart of Boston was the site of an evening of lectures and performances called “Honoring America’s Call to Action: Then and Now” on October 22. This program[...]

BY SETA A. BUCHTER CAMBRIDGE, Mass. —  “Parishioner of the Year,” Deacon James M. Kalustian was feted at the Annual Church Banquet of Holy Trinity Armenian Church held on Sunday, October 18. The Divine Liturgy and the day’s[...]

WASHINGTON — Middlesex Country Sheriff Peter J. Koutoujian was one of the law enforcement leaders from around the nation who arrived in Washington on October 22 as part of Law Enforcement Leaders to Reduce Crime and Incarceration. The[...]

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff   BELMONT, Mass. – Fr. Andon Atamian has been the pastor of Holy Cross Armenian Church of Belmont for ten months. He is also the vicar general of the Armenian Catholic Eparchy of Our Lady of[...]