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Knights of Vartan Commemorate William Saroyan

Charles Kasbarian, a well-known essayist, was the featured speaker at a dinner sponsored by the Bakradouny Lodge of the Knights of Vartan and the Sahaganoush Chapter of the Daughters of Vartan. Kasbarian’s topic was appropriately the life and work of William Saroyan, who is being honored this year in Armenia on the 100th anniversary of

Rep. Schiff Visits Asbarez

LITTLE ARMENIA–Rep. Adam Schiff (D-29) visited Asbarez and Horizon offices hours after he cast his ballot on Election Day. Schiff was given a tour of the facilities and met with editorial and business staff members. After a conversation with Armenian and English editors Apo Boghikian and Ara Khachatourian, as well as local Armenian National Committee

Gul Invites Agos, Jamanak Editors to Reception Marking Turkey’s Founding

ANKARA (ArmRadio)–Turkish President Abdullah Gul has invited the editors of two prominent Armenian newspapers based in Istanbul to a reception at the President’s office for the 85th anniversary or the establishment of the Turkish Republic. The two editors, Ara Gochunyan of “Jamanak,” and Etienne Mahchupian of “Agos” were sent invitations from Gul’s office early this