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  • 'Invisible,' 'Tabija,' 'The Darkness' Set For Cannes Atelier

    PARIS - Pablo Giorgelli's "Invisible," Igor Drljaca's "Tabija" and Daniel Castro Zimbron's "The Darkness" (pictured, in concept art) are among 15 projects that will be pitched at the Cannes Festival's 10th Cinefondation-Atelier, a co-production mart and...
  • Community: Three receive humanitarian honors

    Community: Three receive humanitarian honors
    The Northwest Glendale Lions honored three people with Humanitarian Service Awards at their 17th annual Community Appreciation Dinner on March 13 at the Phoenicia restaurant in Glendale. Recipients were Dr. Thomas Lee of Children's Hospital Los Angeles,...
  • Armenian Genocide remembered

    Armenian Genocide remembered
    Several local events commemorating the 99th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide will be held in Glendale over the next several days. The genocide resulted in the murder of 1.5 million Armenians at the hands of the Ottoman Turks from 1915 to 1918. The...
  • Trees planted in Armenian village in tribute to couple

    Trees planted in Armenian village in tribute to couple
    About 150 volunteers planted 20,000 evergreen trees in an Armenian village last week, the first round of trees that are set to fill a memorial forest honoring a young couple whose unexpected deaths shocked the Glendale Armenian community. As part of a...
  • Armenian genocide commemoration events planned for L.A. region today

    Armenian genocide commemoration events planned for L.A. region today
    Thousands are expected to commemorate the 99th anniversary of the Armenian genocide on Thursday, with several high-profile events scheduled across Southern California. The observances come just days after Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan ...
  • Foreign tourist office phone numbers and websites

    For tourist information about foreign destinations, contact the government offices below. Several no longer list phone numbers, so information is available only through their websites. For information about a country not listed, call the United Nations at...
  • Mashdots leader to lead visit to Western Armenia

    Mashdots leader to lead visit to Western Armenia
    Later this year, Mashdots College President Garbis Der Yeghiayan will take nearly 30 people to visit historic Western Armenia — which now lies within Turkey’s boarders — on a pilgrimage that leads Armenian descendents back to their...
  • Glendale firm uses Armenian workers to create lifestyle app catered to women

    Glendale firm uses Armenian workers to create lifestyle app catered to women
    A Glendale technology company has launched a lifestyle application for Apple smartphones designed in the United States, but with much of its development and coding done by workers in Armenia. The Inlight App, aimed at women, provides mobile access to...
  • Verdugo Views: A bottle label leads to research

    Verdugo Views: A bottle label leads to research
    While browsing in an antique shop in Oregon last summer, a tiny, glass bottle filled with grains of rice caught my eye. I picked it up and read the label. “The daily ration for 750 children in 1 Near East [Armenian] Relief Orphanage is 40 pounds...
  • Verdugo Views: Photo rouses memories of a poet laureate

    Verdugo Views: Photo rouses memories of a poet laureate
    The young children had just celebrated their first communion and had gathered on the lawn of the Tujunga home of John Steven McGroarty, California’s Poet Laureate, to have their picture taken. McGroarty, an important figure in the history of...
  • Armenian descendants take steps toward the homeland

    Armenian descendants take steps toward the homeland
    Sevan Kabakian moved with his wife and children, who were all born in Glendale, to Armenia with a plan. The couple knew where they’d enroll their three children in school. They knew Kabakian would have a job — working for Birthright Armenia,...
  • Five Glendale police officers promoted, including sergeant involved in lawsuit

    Five Glendale police officers, including a sergeant involved in an ongoing federal discrimination lawsuit against the Police Department, were promoted Wednesday to higher-ranking positions. Sgts. Tigran Topadzhikyan and John Gilkerson as well as Officers...