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Dr. Marine Margarian Kavlakian Honored in Belmont

BELMONT, Mass.—On March 25, a crowd of over 300 people gathered at the Holy Cross Armenian Catholic Church in Belmont, to celebrate Dr. Marine Margarian Kavlakian’s 25 years of achievements in music education within the Boston community. On March 25, a crowd of over 300 people gathered at the [more...]

May 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

Young Violinist Haig Hovsepian Wins BSO Concerto Competition

BOSTON, Mass.—Haig Hovsepian, a senior at Belmont High School, won first place at the 2017 Boston Symphony Orchestra’s Concerto Competition. As the winner of the competition, he will receive a monetary prize and the privilege of performing with the BSO or Boston Pops during the 2017-2018 [more...]

April 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

102nd Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide Commemorated in Providence

  By Joyce Yeremian PROVIDENCE, R.I.—On April 23, the Armenian Martyrs’ Memorial Committee of Rhode Island commemorated the 102nd Anniversary of the 1915 Armenian Genocide and celebrated the 40th Anniversary of the dedication of the Armenian Martyrs’ Memorial Monument at the [more...]

April 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

Armenian Genocide Commemorated at Massachusetts State House

  Special for the Armenian Weekly BOSTON, Mass. (A.W.)—The Armenian community joined state legislators and guests for the 33rd Massachusetts State House Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide. The commemoration, which took place on the morning of April 21 in the House Chamber, included a [more...]

April 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

Hundreds Protest, Demand Justice at Turkish Consulate in Boston

BOSTON, Mass. (A.W.)—Hundreds of activists holding Armenian tricolors, posters, and banners, held a protest in front of the Turkish Consulate in Boston on April 24, demanding recognition, restitution, and reparations for the Armenian Genocide. The protest was organized by the Armenian Youth [more...]

April 25, 2017 // 2 Comments

102nd Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide in Peabody

By Ani Babaian PEABODY, Mass. (A.W.)—On April 20, at 10 a.m., a flag-raising ceremony was held for the 102nd commemoration of the Armenian Genocide in front of Peabody City Hall, led by State Rep. Tom Walsh of the 12th Essex District. The new generation at the commemoration  Mayor Edward A. [more...]

April 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

Protest to Take Place at Boston’s Turkish Consulate on April 24

  On April 24, the Armenian Revolutionary Federation (ARF) Sardarabad gomideutiun and the Armenian Youth Federation (AYF-YOARF) Boston “Nejdeh” chapter will hold a protest at the Turkish Consulate in Boston to demand recognition and reparations for the Armenian Genocide perpetrated by [more...]

April 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

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