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Gulen-Linked Schools in Calif. to be Investigated by State

Gulen-Linked Schools in Calif. to be Investigated by State

The Joint Legislative Audit Committee on Thursday approved a statewide audit of the Magnolia Science Academies of California, which runs 12 tax payer-funded charter schools in the state that have ties to the Gueln Institute, affiliated to the Turkish cleric Fettulah Gulen.

August 15th, 2014

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Community Joins Together to Celebrate 15th Anniversary of ABMDR

Community Joins Together to Celebrate 15th Anniversary of ABMDR

Match for Life, the annual Gala of the Armenian Bone Marrow Donor Registry (ABMDR), celebrated the 15th anniversary of the organization. More than 400 supporters, reflecting a cross section of the Los Angeles Armenian community and including church and community leaders, elected officials, and representatives of various health organizations, attended the jubilant event, which was held on the night of August 10, 2014, at the Glendale Hilton, in Glendale, California.

August 14th, 2014

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Hovnanian School Seeks Principal

Hovnanian School Seeks Principal

The Hovnanian School, a private, not-for-profit, non-sectarian, co-educational, multilingual, accredited day school, seeks a new principal to take an already culturally and academically vibrant school into a bright future.

August 12th, 2014

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Americans for Artsakh Condemns Baku’s Aggression

Americans for Artsakh Condemns Baku’s Aggression

Americans for Artsakh has condemned Azerbaijan’s recent aggression along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Nagorno Karabakh (Artsakh) Republic armed forces and the Armenian-Azerbaijani border.

August 11th, 2014

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Armenian, Assyrian Communities Condemn Attacks in Middle East

Armenian, Assyrian Communities Condemn Attacks in Middle East

Armenian National Committee of America Eastern Region (ANCA ER) activists joined with leaders of the Assyrian, Chaldean and Syriac communities to rally international support for ending targeted attacks against their brethren in Iraq and Syria during a peaceful protest held in front of the United Nations Headquarters.

August 11th, 2014

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Fresno’s Keyan School Receives $300,000

Fresno’s Keyan School Receives $300,000

The Charlie Keyan Armenian Community School is pleased to acknowledge the generous gift of $300,000 to the school’s building fund on behalf of the Armena, Marguerite and Grace Kazarian Family Foundation

August 5th, 2014

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Prelate Celebrates Feast of Transfiguration in Pasadena

Prelate Celebrates Feast of Transfiguration in Pasadena

On Sunday, July 27, the Armenian nation celebrated the Feast of the Transfiguration of our Lord Jesus Christ, also known as Vartavar, one of the five major feasts of the Armenian Apostolic Church.

July 30th, 2014

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Community Gathers to Honor Lisbon 5

Community Gathers to Honor Lisbon 5

Community members on Sunday gathered at churches across the Western United States for special prayers and sermons to honor the memory of the Lisbon 5, who 31 years ago sacrificed their lives for the advancement of the Armenian Cause.

July 29th, 2014

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Gala to Celebrate ABMDR Crystal Anniversary

Gala to Celebrate ABMDR Crystal Anniversary

“Match for Life,” the annual Gala of the Armenian Bone Marrow Donor Registry (ABMDR), will celebrate the 15th anniversary of the organization’s founding.

July 29th, 2014

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Armenian Women’s Group Tours Art Exhibit with Joan Quinn

Armenian Women’s Group Tours Art Exhibit with Joan Quinn

Members of the Armenian International Women’s Association (AIWA) joined Southern California support group of the National Museum of the Women in the Arts in DC at a special talk and tour with AIWA member Joan Agajanian Quinn at an exhibition “Joan Quinn Captured.”

July 28th, 2014

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Elected Officials, Community Leaders Ready to Study Light Rail in the San Fernando Valley

Elected Officials, Community Leaders Ready to Study Light Rail in the San Fernando Valley

On Friday, Metro Board members, along with state, county and city elected officials, and community, business and labor organizations gathered at the North Hollywood Orange Line station to announce their support for Thursday’s Metro vote to study the feasibility of: (1) creating a new light rail system on the Orange Line; and (2) connecting the San Fernando and San Gabriel Valleys.

July 25th, 2014

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Hamazkayin Forum Continues in Armenia

Hamazkayin Forum Continues in Armenia

On Tuesday morning, day 4 of Hamazkayin’s 20th annual educational forum, Claude Moutafian delivered a lecture on the topic “Armenian Cilicia: A State of Migration”.

July 25th, 2014

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Prelate Welcomes Member of the ANCA-WR ‘America We Thank You’ Initiative’

Prelate Welcomes Member of the ANCA-WR ‘America We Thank You’ Initiative’

On Tuesday, July 22, Western Prelate Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, welcomed members of the ANCA-WR “America We Thank You: An Armenian Tribute to Near East Relief” initiative.

July 24th, 2014

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Concert to Celebrate Armenian Genocide Memorial

Concert to Celebrate Armenian Genocide Memorial

Levitt Pavilion Pasadena has partnered with the Pasadena Armenian Genocide Memorial Committee to celebrate and bring awareness to the Armenian Genocide Memorial — planned for Pasadena’s Memorial Park — with a performance by Armenian synth/pop band Echocell on Thursday, Aug. 7, at Memorial Park.

July 24th, 2014

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