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Documentary Hopes to Bring Turkish, Armenian Communities Closer

Documentary Hopes to Bring Turkish, Armenian Communities Closer

January 5, 2017 1:49 pm
By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — A murder almost a decade ago and a genocide a century back impacted one woman so much that she altered the...

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Poland Welcomes Promising Armenian Vocalist

Poland Welcomes Promising Armenian Vocalist

February 23, 2017 2:41 pm
By Muriel Mirak-Weissbach Special to the Mirror-Spectator WARSAW — “Incredible Lusine Arakelyan gave a great New Year’s concert at the Warsaw concert hall in front of...

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Poland Welcomes Promising Armenian Vocalist

Poland Welcomes Promising Armenian Vocalist

February 23, 2017 2:41 pm
By Muriel Mirak-Weissbach Special to the Mirror-Spectator WARSAW — “Incredible Lusine Arakelyan gave a great New Year’s concert at the Warsaw concert hall in front of...

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Intercontinental Mélange: From Ethiopia to Watertown via Jerusalem and Either/Orchestra

Intercontinental Mélange: From Ethiopia to Watertown via Jerusalem and Either/Orchestra

February 23, 2017 2:14 pm
Harout Nalbandian Either/Orchestra performing Dr. Boris Adjemian By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff WATERTOWN — Armenians have lived throughout the world and participated...

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Hasan Jemal Sentenced to Prison

Hasan Jemal Sentenced to Prison

February 23, 2017 2:44 pm
ISTANBUL (Armenpress) — Jemal Pasha’s grandson Hasan Jemal, a Turkish reporter who has recognized the Armenian Genocide, has been sentenced to 1 year and 3 months’ imprisonment...

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Hasan Jemal Sentenced to Prison

Hasan Jemal Sentenced to Prison

ISTANBUL (Armenpress) — Jemal Pasha’s grandson Hasan Jemal, a Turkish reporter who has recognized the Armenian Genocide, has been sentenced to 1 year and 3 months’ imprisonment for writing an article about Fehman Husseyn, one of the leaders of the PKK, Hurriyet reports. The court found him guilty for “propaganda for a terrorist group.” Jemal […]

Istanbul Church Crisis: Catholicos Karekin II Calls Patriarchal Candidates to Echmiadzin

Istanbul Church Crisis: Catholicos Karekin II Calls Patriarchal Candidates to Echmiadzin

ISTANBUL (Agos) — The process of Istanbul Armenian patriarchal election has accelerated after the resignation of Sahak Mashalyan, the head of the Clerical Assembly of the Patriarchate. On February 16, 13 people including Vicar General Archbishop Aram Atesyan, Sahak Masalyan, Dikran Gülmezgil, Erol Ergan, Melkon Karaköse, Hayk Aslanyan, Vasken Barin, Cezo Tas, Efrim Bag, Kevork […]

Poland Welcomes Promising Armenian Vocalist

Poland Welcomes Promising Armenian Vocalist

By Muriel Mirak-Weissbach Special to the Mirror-Spectator WARSAW — “Incredible Lusine Arakelyan gave a great New Year’s concert at the Warsaw concert hall in front of 1,200 guests. Her beautiful voice and great musical experience are unforgettable. The audience gave her several standing ovations. The orchestra conductor also praised her voice and performance.” This is […]

Tigran Hamasyan in Concert at Berklee Performance Center March 8

Tigran Hamasyan in Concert at Berklee Performance Center March 8

BOSTON — The Signature Series at Berklee on March 8 presents the ninth annual Berklee Middle Eastern Festival. This year’s edition features the music of Armenian pianist and composer Tigran Hamasyan. The event brings together guest artists, community musicians, Berklee students, visual artists and dancers from all over the world to celebrate the music of […]

Dr. Ümit Kurt to Speak on Genocide Perpetrator Ahmed Faik Bey

Dr. Ümit Kurt to Speak on Genocide Perpetrator Ahmed Faik Bey

FRESNO — Dr. Ümit Kurt, a Research Fellow at Harvard University will present talk on “The Curious Case of Armenian Genocide Perpetrator Ahmed Faik Bey” 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 7, in the University Business Center, Alice Peters Auditorium, Room 191, on the Fresno State campus. The lecture is part of the Armenian Studies Program […]

‘Women of 1915’ Documentary to Have Bay Area Premiere

‘Women of 1915’ Documentary to Have Bay Area Premiere

ROHNERT PARK, Calif. — The Sonoma State University (SSU) Holocaust and Genocide Lecture Series sponsored by the Armenian Genocide Memorial Lecture Fund, Center for the Study of the Holocaust and Genocide at SSU, and the Alliance for the Study of the Holocaust and Genocide at SSU will present the Bay Area Premiere of the Women […]

Armenian Cilicia Evangelical Church Raises Funds for Families of Martyred Soldiers Defending Borders

Armenian Cilicia Evangelical Church Raises Funds for Families of Martyred Soldiers Defending Borders

PASADENA, Calif. — On Sunday, February 12, on the occasion of Valentine’s Day and utilizing Rev. Dr. Vahan H. Tootikian, executive director of the Armenian Evangelical World Council’s visit, the Mission and Outreach Committee of the Armenian Cilicia Evangelical Church organized a luncheon and cultural program to raise funds for families of soldiers who lost […]

Recipe Corner: Spinach and Crab Enchiladas

Recipe Corner: Spinach and Crab Enchiladas

By Christine Vartanian Datian   Serve these rich, tasty crab enchiladas with a sliced tomato, cucumber and red onion salad.  If vine-ripened tomatoes have already disappeared in your area, use cherry tomatoes.   MAKES: 8 to 10 servings     Ingredients 1-2 tablespoons olive oil 1 onion (8 oz.), peeled and chopped 4 cloves garlic, peeled and minced […]