New York region

NEW YORK —  Marylynda Bozian-Cruickshank of Edgewater, NJ, has joined the Armenian Mirror-Spectator as a correspondent in New York. Born in New York City to parents from Istanbul, she has followed her parents’ example of close ties to[...]

PARAMUS, N.J. – Benefiting from Rev. Haroutune Selimian’ s visit to Paramus, NJ, the Armenian Missionary Association of America (AMAA) organized an event on October 26, at the Armenian Presbyterian Church to hear updates on Aleppo.[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff BOSTON — The Sayat Nova Dance Company (SNDC) of Boston will perform in the 90th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City on November 24. For Apo Ashjian, who founded the group more[...]

By Marylinda Bozian-Cruickshank Special to the Mirror-Specatator NEW YORK — On October 8, the Armenian Youth Talent (AYT) finalists’ concert, dedicated to the 25th Anniversary of Armenia’s Independence, took place at Weill[...]

NEW MILFORD, N.J. — On October 11, the Trustees of the Hovnanian School elected Nazar Altun to serve as the school’s fourth chairman of the Board. Altun succeeds outgoing Chairman, Dr. Gregory T. Simonian. Prior to his election, Altun[...]

By Florence Avakian NEW YORK — At New York’s St. Vartan Armenian Cathedral, a very special event took place on Sunday morning, October 30. High-ranking Armenian clergymen from around the world, dignitaries from both coasts, and a[...]

NEW YORK — On October 13 Peter Balakian picked up the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for poetry at the 100th anniversary ceremony of the Pulitzer Prizes held at Columbia University. Balakian was one of seven recipients in the fields of Letters,[...]

By MaryLynda Bozian-Cruikshank Special to the Mirror-Spectator ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J.- The Mher Mergerdchian Theatrical Group (MMTG) and the Tekeyan Cultural Association (TCA)  hosted actor and singer, Hovhannes Babakhanyan, to perform at[...]

By MaryLynda Bozian-Cruickshank Special to the Mirror-Spectator TENAFLY, N.J. — On Saturday, October 8, the Cultural Committee of St. Thomas Armenian Church, chaired by Talar Sarafian, presented the Russian-Armenian international pop[...]

NEW YORK — In a special celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Pulitzer Prizes, The Poetry Society of America is a hosting a night of readings by 13 recipients of the Pulitzer Prize for poetry. Among the poets are John Ashbery,[...]

By Marylynda Bozian-Cruickshank Special to the Mirror-Spectator NEW YORK — On Wednesday, September 21, a celebratory event for all Armenians in the Tri-State area took place at St. Vartan Cathedral in honor of the 25th anniversary of the[...]