Asbarez Turns 104 Today

The first issue of Asbarez published on Aug. 14, 1908 in Fresno

Asbarez newspaper marked its 104th anniversary on Tuesday. We wish our readers a happy anniversary, as without you our newspaper would not have survived for more than a century. Pictured is the front page of our first edition published on Aug. 14, 1908 in Fresno

From our Archives

Read a first-person account of how Asbarez was founded (Published, August 14, 2008)

Read a retrospective of the newspaper by Paul Chaderjian (Published August, 2003)

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  1. Stepan said:

    Congratulations and thank you for decades of service to the Armenian community. There is no greater
    honor than to serve others and the Asbarez has done it well. Activism and participation starts with an informed community. Our journalists provide an important element to the continued development of the diaspora.

  2. Vartan Thomasian said:

    To editors APO & ARA and all who wroks for ASBAREZ
    Happy 104th anniversary, we wish to ASBAREZ another 104 years and more of services to our community and follow the mission that ASBAREZ was found for and is following all this years. Thank you for your efforts and God bless you all.
    Sincerely Vartan and Vtejouhi Thomasian From Yerevan Armenia