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  1. Los Angeles: Armenian Genocide commemorative events slatedRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2018 | Groong

    Two events commemorating the Armenian Genocide are coming up as the 103rd anniversary of the tragic event will be remembered on Tuesday. The Armenian clubs of Crescenta Valley, Clark Magnet, Glendale and Hoover high schools will hold an Armenian Genocide Remembrance Assembly at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the John Wayne Performing Arts Center at Glendale High School, 1440 E. Broadway, Glendale.

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  2. Western Prelacy News - 4/13/18Read the original story

    Apr 13, 2018 | Groong

    April 13, 2018 Western Prelacy of the Armenian Apostolic Church of America H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate 6252 Honolulu Avenue La Crescenta, CA 91214 Tel: 248-7737 Fax: 248-7745 E-mail: info@westernprelacy.org Website: www.westernprelacy.org EPISCOPAL ORDINATION IN ANTELIAS We hereby announce to our faithful that on Sunday, April 15, 2018, His Holiness Catholicos Aram I will elevate four members of the Holy See of Cilicia Brotherhood to the rank of Bishop. The ordination will take place at St. Gregory the Illuminator Mother Cathedral in Antelias.

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  3. Antonio Villaraigosa was paid $50,000 for a speech in China to promote company later sued by the SECRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2018 | Groong

    In the years before running for governor, former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa traveled the world addressing audiences from Beijing to Baku to Bakersfield, leveraging his political celebrity to rake in hundreds of thousands of dollars in speaking fees. Villaraigosa earned just over $318,000 for 24 speeches he gave since leaving the mayor's office in July 2013, according to a list released by his campaign.

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  4. Krekorian Proposes Additional Funding for ARS Social Services Studio City OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | Groong

    STUDIO CITY, Calif.-The Armenian Relief Society of Western USA, Social Services Division announced that it will continue operations through its office in Studio City, as a result of an effort led by Los Angeles City Councilmember Paul Krekorian . On March 21, 2018, Councilmember Krekorian presented a motion to the Los Angeles City Council to authorize the Economic and Workforce Development Department to make funding available through the Urban Development Action Grant to the ARS.

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  5. Rep. Adam Schiff Honors 2018 Women of the YearRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2018 | Groong

    Los Angeles, CA –  On Thursday, April 5 th , at a luncheon in Echo Park, Rep. Adam Schiff honored a group of inspiring women from communities in the 28th Congressional District – Atwater Village, Burbank, Echo Park, Elysian Valley, Glendale, Hollywood Hills, La Canada Flintridge, La Crescenta, Los Feliz, Pasadena, Silver Lake, Kagel Canyon, Sunland, and West Hollywood. "Today, I met with thirteen remarkable women who have all worked tirelessly to make our communities a better place.

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  6. Marachelian, Kolognomos Among Schiff Honorees as Women of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | Groong

    Vicky Marachelian and Medea Kolognomos were among 13 women honored by Rep. Adam Schiff during a luncheon in Echo Park on Thursday marking Women's History Month. The 2018 Women of the Year for the 28th Congressional District were presented at the event.

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  7. Western Prelacy News - 4/6/18Read the original story

    Apr 8, 2018 | Groong

    April 6, 2018 Western Prelacy of the Armenian Apostolic Church of America H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate 6252 Honolulu Avenue La Crescenta, CA 91214 Tel: 248-7737 Fax: 248-7745 E-mail: info@westernprelacy.org Website: www.westernprelacy.org EPISCOPAL DIVINE LITURGY AT THE NORTH HOLLYWOOD PARISH - PRESENTATION OF "ST. VARTAN" & "KAYL VAHAN" SCOUTING MEDALS On Sunday, April 8, 2018, which is called New Sunday or Second Easter, H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, will celebrate Divine Liturgy and deliver the sermon at the Armenian Apostolic Church of North Hollywood .

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  8. Equality Armenia Honors Three City OfficialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | Groong

    On Thursday March 29, Equality Armenia held its first annual Leadership Council. The forum brought together elected officials, community leaders, and activists to discuss advancing LGBTQ equality in Armenia and also to honor those who have continuously supported Armenian and LGBTQ causes.

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  9. April 24 March for Justice in LA to commemorate Armenian GenocideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | Groong

    PanARMENIAN.Net - The Armenian Genocide Committee , a broad-based, unified, coalition of the major ecclesiastical, political, social, youth, and cultural organizations of the Armenian community of Southern California, has announced that on April 24, 2018 beginning at 12 noon, the March for Justice will take place from Pan Pacific Park to the Turkish Consulate in Los Angeles . "We call on all segments of the community to join us as we commemorate the 103rd anniversary of the Armenian Genocide and as we continue to voice our collective demands for justice for this immense crime against humanity," said AGC Chairman Karo Khanjian.

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  10. On April 24, March for Justice at the Turkish Consulate in L.A.Read the original story

    Apr 4, 2018 | Groong

    The annual March for Justice to commemorate the Armenian Genocide will take place on Tuesday, April 24 at the Turkish Consulate LOS ANGELES-The Armenian Genocide Committee, a broad-based, unified, coalition of the major religious, political, social, youth, and cultural organizations of the Armenian community of Southern California, has announced that on April 24 beginning at noon, the March for Justice will take place from Pan Pacific Park to the Turkish Consulate in Los Angeles. "We call on all segments of the community to join us as we commemorate the 103rd anniversary of the Armenian Genocide and as we continue to voice our collective demands for justice for this immense crime against humanity," said AGC Chairman Karo Khanjian.

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  11. Former California Supreme Court Justice Armand Arabian Passes AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | Groong

    Armand Arabaian, a former justice of the California Supreme Court, died last Wednesday at his home in the San Fernando Valley. He was 83. His son, Robert Armand Arabian, told the  Los Angeles Times  that his father, whom he described as appearing healthy, "died of a broken heart.

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  12. Press Release & Photos: Equality Armenia Leadership Council & Awards...Read the original story

    Mar 30, 2018 | Groong

    For Immediate Release: March 30, 2018 – Equality Armenia announces the recipients of its 2018 Leadership Award , West Hollywood Council Member and Mayor Pro Tempore John Duran , Los Angeles Council Member Mitch O'Farrell and Glendale Council Member Zareh Sinanyan . Over forty elected officials and dignitaries were among over one-hundred guests on Thursday night to honor three outstanding public servants for their exceptional leadership and commitment to LGBTQ rights.

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  13. Asbarez: 'Why I Want To Visit Armenia' Essay Contest Brings Students TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | Groong

    In October 2017, high school students attending various Armenian and Public schools in the Greater Los Angeles area were invited to participate in the "VISIT ARMENIA, IT IS BEAUTIFUL" essay contest – the fifth contest held in the past ten years. The purpose and goal of the contest is to get young Armenians, living in the Diaspora, to show interest in visiting Armenia.

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  14. AYF Hollywood to Host Little Armenia Beautification Project on March 17Read the original story

    Mar 13, 2018 | Groong

    On Saturday, March 17, the Armenian Youth Federation, for the 11th year, is mobilizing the Armenian community throughout Southern California for a massive one-day effort to beautifying the streets of Little Armenia in Hollywood, "our home away from home" starting from Rose and Alex Pilibos Armenian School, in the heart of Little Armenia. The Armenian Youth Federation Hollywood Musa Ler Chapter, in partnership with the Office of Councilmember Mitch O'Farrell, Office of Senator Anthony Portantino, ANCA Hollywood, and many other community organizations, expect hundreds of volunteers to participate in this year's Project.

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  15. Pasadena: Armenian Youth Conference AnnouncedRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2018 | Groong

    AGBU Hye Geen, a Pasadena-based nonprofit dedicated to preserving and honoring the achievements of Armenian women, and its Young Circle will host their 12th Annual International Conference on April 7 at the AGBU Vatche and Tamar Manoukian Center, located at 2495 Mountain Street in Pasadena. The conference will dwell on the theme, "How the Youth Needs to Impact Our Future," focusing on the Armenian youth in Southern California and "how the future of Armenia is dependent on today's youth," according to a media report in Massis Post.

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  16. Western Prelacy News - 3/9/18Read the original story

    Mar 9, 2018 | Groong

    March 9, 2018 Western Prelacy of the Armenian Apostolic Church of America H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate 6252 Honolulu Avenue La Crescenta, CA 91214 Tel: 248-7737 Fax: 248-7745 E-mail: info@westernprelacy.org Website: www.westernprelacy.org NAME-DAY OF FORTY MARTYRS CHURCH TO BE CELEBRATED WITH EPISCOPAL DIVINE LITURGY AND BLESSING OF MADAGH On Saturday, March 10, 2018, the Armenian Church will observe the feast of the Forty Martyrs, which marks the name-day celebration of Forty Martyrs Church of Orange County.

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  17. Calendar of Events - 03/8/2018Read the original story

    Mar 8, 2018 | Groong

    GROONG's Calendar of events What: "Finding Home: An Armenian American's Journey to Historic Armenia" a lecture in English is given by Laura Michael When: Mar 11 2018 1pm Following Church Divine Liturgy which starts at 10:30am Where: Armenian Apostolic Church of Crescenta Valley Western Prelacy's Hall, 6252 Honolulu Ave., La Crescenta, CA Misc: In June 2017, Laura Michael embarked on an emotional journey to her ancestral homeland in eastern Turkey in order to find her great-grandparents' former homes. She will also share many photos from the trip, explain the role of the Armenian DNA Project in a shocking discovery she made.

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  18. Los Angeles to host conference dedicated to 400th anniversary of Armenians' arrival to the USRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2018 | Groong

    Massis Post – The Ararat-Eskijian Museum , the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research , Project SAVE Armenian Photograph Archives, The Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute in Yerevan, Armenia, and the California State University Northridge Armenian Studies Program, have announced an upcoming conference dedicated to the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first Armenian to America, 'Martin the Armenian' . This conference will focus on the legacy of the Armenian-American community and its significant accomplishments from very humble beginnings.

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  19. CV Church Presents 'Finding Home: An Armenian American's Journey to...Read the original story

    Feb 26, 2018 | Groong

    On Sunday, March 11, 2018, the Educational Committee of the Armenian Apostolic Church of Crescenta Valley will host a lecture on the "Finding Home: An Armenian American's Journey to Historic Armenia" presented by Laura Michael. The lecture will begin at 1:00 p.m., after the conclusion of Divine Liturgy, at the Prelacy "Dikran and Zarouhie Der Ghazarian" Hall .

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  20. March is Javakhk Awareness MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | Groong

    As in every year, the ARS Javakhk Fund has declared the month of March as "Javakhk Awareness Month," during which the committee will place substantial focus on community, educational, and fundraising events for ARS projects in Javakhk. These efforts will continue to help raise awareness on the plight of Armenians living in Javakhk and the importance of the region through a national perspective.

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