Stephen Kurkjian

By Stephen Kurkjian MANOMET BLUFFS, Mass. — In late 1940, Michael Saraf and Elmas Saraf, an Armenian couple from Wellesley who dabbled in real estate, purchased a lot of land on Manomet Bluffs in Plymouth and turned it into the Idlewild[...]

BOSTON — The 10th anniversary of the Armenian Heritage Park on the Greenway is being celebrated with a series of events. The Armenian Heritage Park is a place that brings pride to all Armenians and celebrates the strength and resiliency[...]

By Barbara Merguerian WATERTOWN — Best-selling author Chris Bohjalian will mark the publication of his latest novel, The Lioness, in a conversation with Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Stephen Kurkjian at the Armenian Museum of America[...]

BOSTON — It is not often one gets to talk to the star of a Netflix series, but Stephen Kurkjian is not  a typical star. The veteran reporter is responsible for keeping alive the story of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum robbery in[...]

BELMONT, Mass. — An overflow crowd gathered on Thursday, February 13, at the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) Vartan Gregorian Building for a panel titled “The Armenian-American Press in Perspective: Its[...]

BELMONT, Mass. — The National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) will host a panel discussion entitled “The Armenian-American Press in Perspective: Its Purposes, Challenges, and Future Prospects,” on Thursday,[...]

BOSTON — About 150 people gathered on Wednesday, April 24, at the Armenian Heritage Park to commemorate the 104th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, braving an unseasonably cold and blustery evening. Speakers Stephen Kurkjian, Dr.[...]

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — The Armenian Martyrs’ Memorial Committee of Rhode Island will commemorate the 104th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide on Sunday, April 28, starting at 12:45 p.m. at the Martyrs Monument in North Burial Ground,[...]

BELMONT, Mass. — On Thursday, December 13, almost exactly 30 years after the devastation of the earthquake in northern Armenia, some of the people who first responded to that disaster gathered at the First Armenian Church to share an[...]

BELMONT, Mass. — A special program in commemoration of the 30th anniversary of the 1988 Armenian earthquake will take place on Thursday, December 13, at 7:30 p.m. in Nahigian Hall, First Armenian Church, 380 Concord Ave., Belmont. The[...]