Author Archives: Tom Vartabedian

Gumri Music School Recovers After Earthquake

Major pro-government factions in Armenia’s parliament have put a brave face on a recent United States report criticizing Yerevan’s deteriorating human rights record and democratic practices at the same time voicing regrets over Washington’s decision to make a significant cut in an ongoing aid program for the country.

ARS Centennial Becomes a Gala Extravaganza

Let the celebration begin! In what was a memorable night to a century of service, the Armenian Relief Society’s Eastern Region kicked off the first of what is expected to become many testimonies across the country and throughout the world leading into 2010. Even founder Khatchadoor Maloomian (Agnouni) would have been proud to see where