By Ruth Bedevian My maternal grandparents fell in love at an early age in the village of Soorsooree in Kharpert (Ancient Armenia) under Ottoman rule in the 1800s. While picking apples in the orchard one day Mariam saw Mardiros ride by on a[...]

NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES – Armenian medical associations in the United States and abroad have sprung into action in order to deal with the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. Two of the most active in the United States have been[...]

FAIR LAWN, N.J. — The Armenian School of St. Leon Armenian Church in Fair Lawn, New Jersey in conjunction with Cascade Press is proud to present the first-ever Armenian language translation of Arnold Lobel’s Frog and Toad series. The[...]

By Ruth Bedevian My paternal great-grandmother passed into her eternal rest when I was 8 months old. Anna Najimian is sleeping in Flower Hill Cemetery in North Bergen, NJ. Indeed, she is far from her birthplace of Dikranagerd, the ancient[...]

LINCROFT, N.J. — The Center for Holocaust, Human Rights & Genocide Education (Chhange) will present the screening of the documentary film, “The Stateless Diplomat,” on Thursday, April 23, at 7 p.m. at Brookdale Community College[...]

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. — The symbolic and mystic lands of Cilicia were brought to life for the Greater New York metro area by international photographer Hrair Hawk Khatcherian on Thursday, December 19, 2019, in an event sponsored by the[...]

By Ruth Bedevian FAIR LAWN, N.J. — On  Sunday, December 8, the choir members of St. Leon Armenian Church,  Fair Lawn NJ, wore their robes and sang Khoroott Medz and Oorakh Lehr at the Pan-Orthodox Christmas Concert sponsored by St.[...]

By Florence Avakian PARAMUS, N.J. — German historian Dr. Hilmar Kaiser will present a lecture on his extensive research into humanitarian resistance to the Armenian Genocide. The event, sponsored by the Armenian Missionary Association of[...]

NEW YORK — “Gorky’s Dream Garden” will be performed at the Newark Museum of Art in a site-specific Love Songs Showscape chamber preview on Saturday, September 7 at 2 p.m. (with a pre-concert spectacle at 1:30 p.m.). The exclusive[...]

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS/CRESSKILL N. J. – For the second year in a row, the Tekeyan Cultural Association (TCA) Mher Megerdchian Theatrical Group’s Comedy Club presented performances on May 18 and 19 at the TCA center in Englewood Cliffs, New[...]