Topic: community

LONDON, ENGLAND — While no country has been immune from the devastation of the pandemic, the United Kingdom has been particularly hard hit, currently leading Europe in the highest number of COVID-19 deaths. The tight-knit and orderly[...]

WATERTOWN — As the coronavirus spreads throughout the world, it begins to affect every aspect of our lives. Here in Watertown and neighboring Belmont, the Armenian community is already hunkering down, with “non-essential” businesses[...]

FRESNO — The William Saroyan House-Museum will open to visitors on Friday, August 31, on the 110th Anniversary of the birth of the writer. To celebrate this occasion, a grand opening celebration will be held at the Satellite Student[...]

WASHINGTON — A delegation of the Armenian Democratic Liberal Party (ADL) met with the newly elected Primate of the Eastern Diocese of the Armenian Church of America, Very Rev. Fr. Daniel Findikyan, on June 28. The delegation[...]

By Artsvi Bakhchinyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator YEREVAN — While working on my study “The Armenians in World Choreography Art” I learned that Olga Tarassova (1902-1982), the sister of famous French writer of Armenian origin[...]

By Florence Avakian NEW YORK — “Armenian art is not something isolated. It is woven into a global network, and needs to be understood for what makes it specifically Armenian,” declared Dr. Helen Evans, to an enthusiastic crowd of[...]

LOS ANGELES (PanARMENIAN.Net) — Business Insider has prepared a short video about Gary Kazanchyan, an Armenian-American celebrity shoemaker who creates extravagant and unique footwear for stars and icons like Lady Gaga, Kiss, Johnny[...]

BOSTON — The 67th annual Armenian Night at the Pops featured violinist Haig Hovsepian, a rising sophomore at the Cleveland Institute of Music performing along with the Boston Pops at Symphony Hall on Saturday, June 9. Hovsepian, who was[...]

By Elaine Schmidt, Special to the Journal Sentinel MILWAUKEE (Milwaukee Sentinel) — And now for something completely gorgeous: The Milwaukee Ballet opened a production of “Swan Lake” on May 31 at the Marcus Center. Choreographed[...]

BELMONT, Mass. — Haig Hovsepian of Belmont is a son and grandson of musicians and the cousin of the most famous violinists performing today. Still, he said in a recent interview that his career choice as a violinist is an accident. “My[...]