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LOS ANGELES — Varsen Naciye Alpian was born in Tokat (Yevtogia), Turkey in February 1920 to a physician father and educator mother, both born in Sepasdia (Sivas). Her original birth name was Varsen Karageuzian, but because of the[...]

One of the most intriguing friendships in the National Football League (NFL) was that of Doug Swift and Garo Yepremian, who played together on the Miami Dolphins from 1970-1975. Doug was the starting strongside linebacker, Garo was the[...]

TALLAHASEE, Fla. – Armenians can be found in nearly any corner of the world and in nearly every profession, so perhaps it shouldn’t be surprising that one of the longstanding members of George Clinton’s Parliament-Funkadelic[...]

MIAMI — The Armenian-American community in Florida, one of the newer diasporan pockets in the United States, has created a strong presence for itself in the Sunshine State that has become even more evident during the pandemic crisis. The[...]

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. — On December 11, 2019, the City of Miami Beach passed a resolution officially recognizing the Armenian Genocide, reported FLArmenians.com. The resolution was introduced by Miami Beach City Commissioner Mark Samuelian[...]

LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The Grigorian Family Trust and the Florida Armenian Genocide Commemoration, Inc. will host the Florida premier of the Armenian Genocide documentary “Intent to Destroy”’ at the Ft. Lauderdale International Film[...]

By Audrey St. Clair ORLANDO, Fla. (Orlando Signature) — Couples who dance together stay together” is the philosophy of the sprightly pair whose love of dance and each other is breathing new life into the Orlando dance scene. Through an[...]

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — After ravaging the Caribbean, Hurricane Irma passed through Florida Sunday, September 11 and Monday, September 12. It then continued through the Southeast. It landed as a Category 4 hurricane with 130 miles per[...]

By G. Clay Whittaker ORLANDO, Fla. (Men’s Journal) — Pianist and songwriter Avo Uvezian passed away on Friday, March 24, at 91, leaving behind over seven decades of musical history, and a legacy of cigars. He built a name for[...]