By Judy Saryan PORTLAND, Maine ( — Azerbaijani “eco-activists” have now blocked the only road that links the outside world to Nagorno-Karabakh, known as Artsakh to the Armenians, for more than 40 days. Artsakh is a[...]

KITTERY, Maine —  The Haley Art Gallery will host its Holiday Open House on December 17, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. with deals on original artwork and handmade gift items from across the globe. New collection of jewelry, bags and[...]

By Cristopher Patvakanian Special to the Mirror-Spectator WESTBROOK, Maine – Long before the 2020 Artsakh war, Anna Astvatsaturian Turcotte was a staunch advocate and leader for the rights of Artsakh Armenians. Having escaped Baku in[...]

PORTLAND, Maine — Mayor Kathleen M. Snyder on April 1 rescinded and apologized for the mayoral proclamation of “Khojaly Remembrance Day,” which had been adopted in February. The proclamation upset Armenians in particular because it[...]

BOSTON (,, Twitter, Press Herald) – Mayor Marty Walsh of Boston proclaimed February 26, 2021 to be Khojaly Commemoration Day. The proclamation quotes Human Rights Watch as stating this was the largest massacre[...]

WASHINGTON (New York Times) — Sara Gideon, the speaker of the Maine House of Representatives, on Tuesday, July 14, formally became the Democratic nominee to challenge Senator Susan Collins of Maine, wielding a formidable war chest in a[...]

By Mike Whaley GYUMRI, Armenia ( – Atencio Martin’s unusual basketball journey has taken him from his high school playing days in Kittery, Maine, to two tours of stardom at Southern Maine Community College[...]