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CYSCA Presented a Panel on Disabilities with Professionals from Armenia with Special Guest Governor Dukakis

CYSCA Presented a Panel on Disabilities with Professionals from Armenia with Special Guest Governor Dukakis

June 23, 2016 11:12 am
Program Director Alisa Stepanian of CYSCA speaking, with, seated from left, Meri Hakobyan, Anahit Flanagan (interpreter) and Mariana Matosyan (photo Aram Arkun) By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator...

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Pianist Sofya Melikyan in Concert at Fresno State

Pianist Sofya Melikyan in Concert at Fresno State

September 29, 2016 12:30 pm
FRESNO — Award winning pianist Sofya Melikyan will perform in recital as part of the Philip Lorenz Memorial Keyboard Concert Series at Fresno State. The performance will...

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Benefactor Kevork Atinizian Donates Monument in Border Village in Armenia

Benefactor Kevork Atinizian Donates Monument in Border Village in Armenia

September 29, 2016 12:42 pm
KOGHB, Armenia — Kevork Atinizian and his family donated a monument depicting the History of the Armenian people to the major village and rural community of Koghb, Tavush...

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Turkish Edition of Who Are the Armenians Published

Turkish Edition of Who Are the Armenians Published

September 22, 2016 11:36 am
LONDON — The Armenian Institute and the Gulbenkian Foundation announce the publication of Kim Bu Ermeniler?, the Turkish translation of the popular children’s book, Who...

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Gov. Rick Snyder makes appointments to the Governor’s Council on Genocide Holocaust Education

Gov. Rick Snyder makes appointments to the Governor’s Council on Genocide Holocaust Education

September 29, 2016 12:11 pm
Gov. Rick Snyder Edmond Y. Azadian LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder last week announced the initial appointments to the Governor’s Council on Genocide and Holocaust Education....

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Benefactor Kevork Atinizian Donates Monument in Border Village in Armenia

Benefactor Kevork Atinizian Donates Monument in Border Village in Armenia

KOGHB, Armenia — Kevork Atinizian and his family donated a monument depicting the History of the Armenian people to the major village and rural community of Koghb, Tavush Province, near the city of Noyemberyan, bordering Azerbaijan in the far northern part of Armenia. The opening ceremony took place on September 22, with the participation of […]

Little Singers, Great Promise

Little Singers, Great Promise

By Muriel Mirak-Weissbach Special to the Mirror-Spectator BERLIN — What better way to celebrate 25 years of independence? The Armenian Ambassador to Germany Ashot Smbatyan chose to focus on the achievements of the present and the hopes for the future, by inviting guests to a concert of the Little Singers of Armenia. Performing in the […]

ADL Armenia Opens Renovated Office in Yeghvart, Armenia

ADL Armenia Opens Renovated Office in Yeghvart, Armenia

YEGHVART, Armenia — Yeghvart is one of the oldest settlements in Armenia with a population of 12,000 and it is home to three medieval churches. Since 1994 a local chapter of the Armenian Democratic Liberal Party (ADL) has functioned here, with a private center, donated by Sarkis Khachadourian of Athens, Greece, in memory of his […]

Pianist Sofya Melikyan in Concert at Fresno State

Pianist Sofya Melikyan in Concert at Fresno State

FRESNO — Award winning pianist Sofya Melikyan will perform in recital as part of the Philip Lorenz Memorial Keyboard Concert Series at Fresno State. The performance will take place on Friday, October 14, at 8 p.m. in the Concert Hall on the Fresno State campus. Melikyan will be performing works by Granados, Liebermann, Babadjanian, and Liszt. […]

Recipe Corner: Roasted Balsamic Eggplant, Onions and Peppers

Recipe Corner: Roasted Balsamic Eggplant, Onions and Peppers

By Christine Vartanian Datian   Ingredients:   4 medium Japanese eggplants or 2 medium eggplants, sliced in chunks 2 medium red onions, cut into chunks 2 carrots, peeled and slice or diced 1 each yellow and red bell pepper, seeded, cut into chunks 2 jalapeno peppers, seeded and diced 3-4 cloves garlic, mashed 1/4 cup […]

Tekeyan Aid Distribution to Artsakh War Victims Continues; Part III: Making the Ultimate Sacrifice for Country

Tekeyan Aid Distribution to Artsakh War Victims Continues; Part III: Making the Ultimate Sacrifice for Country

By Gayane Muradyan YEREVAN — Aid from the Tekeyan Cultural Association (TCA) of the US and Canada continues to be distributed to the families of soldiers who lost their lives heroically in the four-day April war earlier this year. This time, I and Aleksandr Avetisyan, a member of the Tekeyan Cultural Association of Armenia and […]

Gov. Rick Snyder makes appointments to the Governor’s Council on Genocide Holocaust Education

Gov. Rick Snyder makes appointments to the Governor’s Council on Genocide Holocaust Education

LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder last week announced the initial appointments to the Governor’s Council on Genocide and Holocaust Education. The council consists of 15 members appointed by the governor. The Governor’s Council on Genocide and Holocaust Education was created to promote, within schools and the general population of Michigan, implementation of genocide education […]

Armenian Caucus Members Celebrate Armenia’s 25th Anniversary of Independence at US Capitol

Armenian Caucus Members Celebrate Armenia’s 25th Anniversary of Independence at US Capitol

WASHINGTON — On Armenia’s Independence Day, September 21, the Congressional Caucus on Armenian Issues and the Armenian-American community celebrated Armenia’s 25th anniversary of independence. During the program, Armenia’s Ambassador to the United States Grigor Hovhannissian expressed his sincere appreciation and gratitude towards the Armenian Caucus Members for their significant contribution in strengthening the friendship between […]