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Arthur Aghabekian Arrives in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES–Chairman of the Armenian Parliamentary Committee of Defense and National Security and Armenian Revolutionary Federation Parliamentary Faction member Arthur Aghabekian arrived in Los Angeles Wednesday evening to keynote the program celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Karabakh liberation movement. The program will take place Friday, May 2 at 8 p.m. at the Wilshire Ebell

Americana at Brand to Open Friday

GLENDALE–The much-anticipated Americana on Brand will open its doors to the public Friday at 9 a.m. with a special ribbon-cutting ceremony, announced Rick Caruso, CEO of Caruso Affiliated, which built the project, during a walkthrough Wednesday. During the press walk organizers also unveiled a new two-car trolley, an original design created for Caruso by George

Azeri Consul General Attempts to Stop Los Angeles Artsakh Celebration

LOS ANGELES (Today)-The Azerbaijani Consul General in Los Angeles Elin Suleymanov last week filed a complaint with the Wilshire Ebell demanding that the theater prevent the Armenian community from using its venue to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Artsakh Liberation Movement. The event, which is scheduled for May 9, is the grand finale celebration

Glendale ANC Gears Up for Genocide Commemoration

GLENDALE–The Armenian National Committee Glendale Chapter recently announced a roster of activities to commemorate the 93rd anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. Below is a complete list of the activities Sunday, April 20Annual Blood Drive10 a.m.-4 p.m.St. Mary’s Armenian Church 500 S. Central Ave., Glendale, CA Hosted by the Armenian National Committee – Glendale Chapter in

Chalifant “Red Dog Howls” to Have Limited Run at El Portal

LOS ANGELES–Kathleen Chalfant, one of the theater’s most celebrated actors, will star in the World Premiere of Alexander Dinelaris’ searing new play, “Red Dog Howls” at the El Portal Theatre for a strictly limited five week engagement from May 14 to June 13. The press opening is May 19. “Red Dog Howls” also stars Matthew

Community Organizations Unite to Celebrate 20th Anniversary of Karabakh Liberation Struggle

GLENDALE–Tuesday was a proud day at the Armenian Relief Society’s Western Regional Executive’s Headquarters, where one could feel the energetically charged excitement among the attendees that came together in high spirits to renew their vows to continued steadfast support for the Nagorno Karabakh Republic and to unite with their compatriots in Glendale-Burbank-La Crescenta communities in