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Bravo to Pilibos

Bravo to Pilibos

Sometimes we get a glimpse into the art of success. That’s what I felt when looking at pictures from Rose & Alex Pilibos’ Middle School Awards Ceremony. I felt touched, excited, and inspired! Please, let me share with you what I saw.

April 10th, 2014

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Over 350 Activists Converge on Capitol for ANCA-WR Advocacy Day

Over 350 Activists Converge on Capitol for ANCA-WR Advocacy Day

On Monday, April 7, more than 350 activists of all ages converged upon the California State Capitol in Sacramento to participate in the Annual Advocacy Day organized and hosted by the Armenian National Committee of America – Western Region.

April 9th, 2014

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Zareh Sinanyan Chosen as Glendale Mayor

Zareh Sinanyan Chosen as Glendale Mayor

The Glendale City Council of Thursday voted to select Councilman Zareh Sinanyan as the next mayor of Glendale, during its regular Council session with friends and family in the audience.

April 9th, 2014

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Armenian Students Succeed at AESA 13th Science Olympiad

Armenian Students Succeed at AESA 13th Science Olympiad

California State University, Northridge, was the site for the 13th Science Olympiad on Sunday, March 23, 2014. This annual event organized by the Science Olympiad Committee of the Armenian Engineers and Scientists of America (AESA) brings together Armenian students from different middle and high schools to showcase their completed science projects.

April 9th, 2014

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Armenian Youth Federation to Host Town Hall Meeting on Kessab

Armenian Youth Federation to Host Town Hall Meeting on Kessab

The Armenian Youth Federation will be hosting an informational town hall meeting Wednesday, April 9, in order to inform the public about the recent occurrences in Kessab, Syria.

April 7th, 2014

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HyeAID3 Concert to Raise Funds for Kessab

HyeAID3 Concert to Raise Funds for Kessab

Over the past two years, the Syrian Armenian Relief Fund (SARF) Executive Committee has been faithful to its mission, with calls to action, press releases, fundraisers and two major concerts, HyeAID and HyeAID2, combining efforts with those of artists and volunteers.

April 4th, 2014

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Community Makes Homenetmen, Woodbury Leadership Seminar a Success

Community Makes Homenetmen, Woodbury Leadership Seminar a Success

Well over 250 excited and eager attendees packed the Fletcher Jones Foundation Auditorium at Woodbury University early on Saturday morning to participate in “Elevate 2014” Leadership Conference Seminar.

April 4th, 2014

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Kessab Armenians in L.A. Take Action to #SaveKessab

Kessab Armenians in L.A. Take Action to #SaveKessab

The Kessab Educational Association (KEA) of Los Angeles has issued a plea to the United Nations to close the Syrian-Turkish border and protect the town of Kessab, which came under attack in the morning hours of March 21 after Syrian rebels aided by Turkey attacked the peaceful town on the northwestern border of Syria. Approximately 2,000 Kessab Armenians fled.

April 3rd, 2014

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Navasartian Games Officially Open

Navasartian Games Officially Open

On Sunday, March 23rd, the Homenetmen Western United States Regional Executive celebrated the opening of the 39th Navasartian Games before more than 2,000 Homenetmen members, supporters and followers at Birmingham High School’s stadium in the San Fernando Valley.

March 28th, 2014

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Armenian Rugs Society to Host Conference

Armenian Rugs Society to Host Conference

The Armenian Rugs Society has organized a conference entitled “The Armenian Genocide Survivors and the Woven Art.” The conference will examine the impact of the Armenian Genocide on the weaving traditions of the Armenian culture. The event will take place at the Glendale Public Library on Sunday, March 30, from 3 to 7 pm.

March 27th, 2014

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Chamlian Gala Raises $95,000 for Gym

Chamlian Gala Raises $95,000 for Gym

Chamlian Armenian School held its Annual Gala Banquet on Saturday, March 14, with over 250 guests attending the exciting event held at the Peterson Automotive Museum in Los Angeles. Guests enjoyed an elegant evening of dining and dancing while surrounded by some of the world’s most exquisite automobiles.

March 25th, 2014

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ARF Central Committee Issues Announcement on Kessab Crisis

ARF Central Committee Issues Announcement on Kessab Crisis

The Armenian Revolutionary Federation Western US Central Committee on Monday issued an announcement pledging its solidarity with the people of Kessab, which has been under siege since Friday when gunmen crossed the border with Turkey and began attacking the population.

March 24th, 2014

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Musurlian’s Documentary Film on Historic Armenia Premiers

Musurlian’s Documentary Film on Historic Armenia Premiers

Emmy Award-winning journalist Peter Musurlian brought his latest documentary to the Armenian Apostolic Church of Crescenta Valley, for an afternoon screening on Sunday March 9, after the Divine Liturgy.

March 24th, 2014

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Fresno State Announces Book on American Experiences During Genocide

Fresno State Announces Book on American Experiences During Genocide

The Armenian Studies Program (ASP) at Fresno State announced the publication of a new book, “Inside Constantinople: A Diplomat’s Diary During the Dardanelles Expedition, April-September, 1915” by Lewis Einstein, published by the Gomidas Institute (London), in cooperation with the ASP.

March 24th, 2014

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