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WATERTOWN — A crowd of about 450 friends and supporters of St. Stephen’s Armenian Elementary School (SSAES) gathered on March 12 at the Sorenson Center for the Arts at Babson College in Wellesley to celebrate the school’s 30th[...]

WATERTOWN — On Sunday, April 10, the Armenian Museum of America, along with Facing History and Ourselves, will present a genocide commemoration program: “Past and Present: Commemorating Women Affected By Genocide.” This[...]

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff WATERTOWN — Actor and director Gerald Papasian screened a video recording of the opera buffa “Gariné” on March 6 at the newly renovated Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) center in[...]

WATERTOWN — In June 1909, Istanbul author Zabel Yessayan journeyed to the scene of the massacres of Armenians in the providence of Adana in March and April as a member of the commission appointed by the Armenian Patriarch to survey[...]

WATERTOWN — On April 9, the first-ever Armenian genealogy conference will be held at the Armenian Museum of America. Throughout the day, featured speakers will detail the tools and methods specific to tracing Armenian family roots. In[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Gerald Papasian lives to act, direct and entertain. He has been in movies, television shows and more often, plays and light operas. He has done it for man years around the[...]

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff LEXINGTON, Mass. — Project Save Armenian Photograph Archives celebrated its 40th anniversary with an evening program at the Scottish Rite Masonic Museum and Library on November 21. It was an enjoyable[...]

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff BELMONT, Mass. — Amaras Art Alliance presented a concert called “Our Young Stars” in the afternoon of November 22 at Holy Cross Armenian Catholic Church. Amaras began organizing annual concerts[...]

WATERTOWN — On Monday, December 7, Aram Arkun, historian, executive director of the Tekeyan Cultural Association and assistant editor of the Armenian Mirror Spectator, will be the speaker at the St. James Men’s Club and the topic[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff WATERTOWN — The Aljalian family of Watertown — Rev. Arakel Aljalian of St. James Armenian Church and his wife, Yeretzgin Natasha Aljalian and their son, Gabriel, 3, — received the worst[...]

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff   HAMILTON, N.Y. — Poet, memoirist and academic Peter Balakian has been in constant motion over the last few years, and particularly in 2015. He has crisscrossed the globe, engaging with Armenian[...]