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Voters in Armenia cast ballots on Sunday to elect a new parliament nearly seven months after the Velvet Revolution, which changed the country's leadership. Ballots cast... [Read More]
I've never been to the famous Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City, but the closest I've felt to it was in the courtyard... [Read More]
YEREVAN (ARF Press)—On November 26, 2018, the Armenian Revolutionary Federation, ARF, officially kicked off its parliamentary election campaign in Yerevan. The event took place near... [Read More]
Dear Mr. Pashinyan, In its Nov. 29, 2018 issue, the Western U.S.A. Ramgavar Party's (ADLP) official newspaper "Nor Or" Weekly published a short news story... [Read More]
In 1929, two Armenian immigrants set up a modest dairy facility in Andover, Massachusetts. Their production was centered on a food item often consumed in... [Read More]
This holiday season is a good time to consider how to help low income Armenians in our community. Back in October, I attended the New... [Read More]
Challenging this snap parliamentary election season's run-of-the-mill feel, Facebook Live has suddenly emerged as a major campaign tool among the traditional hallmarks of election posters,... [Read More]
Weekly readers are surely aware of Armenia's upcoming parliamentary elections, scheduled for December 9. These elections promise to decisively alter the country's political landscape, hopefully... [Read More]
PROVIDENCE, R.I.—The Armenian Students Association (ASA) has announced its 8th annual poetry competition, in memory of Arthur Halvajian, a trustee who led its Board in... [Read More]
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has received a congratulatory message from US President Donald Trump on Armenia's Independence Day. A translation of the message is below.... [Read More]
WATERTOWN, Mass.—The Armenian Weekly is pleased to announce the newest addition to its staff. Leeza Arakelian is a seasoned journalist, who has written and produced... [Read More]
William "Bill" Terian has been an artist for most of his life. He has served as an illustrator for local newspapers and even the IRS.... [Read More]
WATERTOWN, Mass.—In its latest issue, the Armenian Review has published a thematic volume on the topic of "Queering Armenian Studies." Edited by Tamar Shirinian and... [Read More]
Though I am raising my children in the motherland, there is clearly a lot about me that is American. I was born in Washington, D.C.... [Read More]
Azniv Korkejian's stage name, Bedouine, is an allusion to her itinerant lifestyle. Born in Syria, she spent most of the first decade of her life... [Read More]
On my very first day of classes at Boston University, my economics professor was quick to point out that "there is not enough time to... [Read More]
TBILISI—An Armenian female Mixed Martial Arts fighter honored the life of a slain Armenian officer with her most recent victory in the ring. Karine Karapetyan... [Read More]
On September 3, 2018 the unveiling of the bust of Rev. Dr. Janbazian, sculpted by Rev. Janbazian's brother Hagop Janbazian, took place at the Movses... [Read More]
Although I have spent the last 45 years in the United States, I consider myself more of a citizen of the world. For thirty years,... [Read More]
Read about the Tom Vartabedian Fellowship Program here. Tom Vartabedian was a longtime columnist of The Armenian Weekly, who in many ways embodied the spirit... [Read More]