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Glendale Opens Evacuation Center

City officials announced Wednesday that an evacuation center has been opened for those residents who are under evacuation orders. The City, in coordination with the American Red Cross, has opened the Glendale Civic Auditorium located at 1401 North Verdugo Road.

Haiti & You – Armenians, Awareness, & Activism

  In the aftermath of the devastating Haiti earthquake, Paul Chaderjian speaks with ANC activist Alina Dorian, PhD, Assistant Director at the UCLA Center for Public Health and Disasters, on the Haiti crisis, how she and her colleagues are responding, how you can help, and what you need to know about emergency preparedness. Click Here

The Politics Behind Clinton’s Armenian American Invite

ANCA Executive Director Aram Hamparian discusses Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s lopsided invitation to Armenian American groups for a February 9th discussion of the Turkey-Armenia Protocols and other issues of concern to the Armenian American Community. Hamparian told Horizon Armenian TV host Manoug Seraydarian that Armenian Americans should contact the State Department and the groups invited to the meeting to ensure a broader representation of community groups at the meeting.

Mardig Ganayan Walked In Dad’s Footsteps

Growing up in the streets of Watertown, Mardiros (Martin) Ganayan was his father’s keeper. As the proud son of Armenian freedom fighter General Dro Ganayan, he had big shoes to fill. At AYF conventions, he served as a leader and worthy ambassador for his peers. At demonstrations and other political gatherings, his Armenian was impeccable. His demeanor was one of respect and admiration.