GROONG's Calendar of events ========================================= What: "Sisters of Mercy and Survival: Armenian Nurses 1900-1930" Lecture in English given by prof. Isabel Kaprielian-Churchill When: Dec 14 2014 1pm Following Church Divine Liturgy which starts at 11am Where: Armenian Apostolic Church of Crescenta Valley, Western Prelacy's Hall, 6252 Honolulu Ave., La Crescenta, CA Misc: Dr. Isabel Kaprielian Churchill is Emeritus Professor of Armenian and Immigration History at CSU Fresno.
The Glendale Unified school board recently awarded a $32.2-million contract for construction of three multiple-classroom, two-story buildings - one each at Balboa, Verdugo Woodlands and R.D. White elementary schools. Lundgren Builders was awarded the contract last week as part of efforts to replace portable classrooms with new permanent buildings at several campuses.
The Crescenta Valley Land Use Committee will meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the community room at the La Crescenta Library, 2809 Foothill Blvd. Agenda items include a discussion on allowing wine and beer sales at Tofu Love, located at 3115 Foothill Blvd., and code enforcement of signage along Foothill Boulevard. For more information, contact Cheryl Davis at email@example.com .
Veteran Warren Spayth, Marines, of Glendale, salutes the flag of the United States Marine Corp as the Marine's theme song is played at the ceremony at Two Strike War Memorial Park for the Veteran's Day Vigil on Veterans Day, Tuesday, November 11, 2014. The ceremony is sponsored by sponsored by the American Legion Post 288 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1614.
November 7, 2014 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: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.westernprelacy.org PRELATE TRAVELS TO ANTELIAS AND ETCHMIADZIN On Monday, November 3, 2014, H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, traveled to Antelias, Lebanon, to join the Bishops of the Holy See of Cilicia Brotherhood for the upcoming Bishops' Synod to be held in Etchmiadzin next week. The Synod will be presided over by H.H. Karekin II, Catholicos of All Armenians, and H.H. Aram I, Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia.
As millions of voters went to the polls this week, so did more than a hundred in La Crescenta, naming six to join the Crescenta Valley Town Council. Voters chose Desiree Rabinov, Leslie Dickson and Mariam Barnes to fill the council's three vacant three- year terms.
The Crescenta Valley Water District voted this week to elect a current Crescenta Valley Town Council member to its board by year's end. Michael Claessens, who serves as the Town Council's recording secretary, will be sworn in as a new board director.
Colonel Gerald Rimpau, 98 of La Crescenta, right, was one of the honorees present during Veteran's Day Assembly at Wilson Middle School in Glendale on Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014. Local veterans were honored at the event.
A reputed gang member was arrested Wednesday after authorities reportedly tied him to a home invasion robbery attempt that occurred in La Crescenta in August, police said. Police believe that the 25-year-old Los Angeles man, identified as Sergio Roa, along with a woman, attempted to force his way into a home on the 3400 block of Brookhill Street while armed with a gun, said Glendale Police spokeswoman Tahnee Lightfoot.
GROONG's Calendar of events ========================================= What: AUA's Turpanjian Rural Development Program in Armenia: Lessons Learned When: Nov 9 2014 1pm Following Church Divine Liturgy which starts at 11am Where: Armenian Apostolic Church of Crescenta Valley Western Prelacy's Hall, 6252 Honolulu Ave., La Crescenta, CA. Misc: Dr. Haroutune Armenian is Professor in residence of epidemiology at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health.
The sun hadn't peeked through the scattered clouds Saturday morning, but the handful of volunteers flipping pancakes said they didn't need the natural light at 6:30 a.m. Preparing for the seventh annual Community Pancake Breakfast was nothing new for the roughly 20 volunteers who also set up the ticket booth and cleared off dining tables in the quad area of Crescenta Valley High School. By the event's end, roughly 550 patrons had ventured to the school for plates of pancakes, sausage and eggs costing either $5 or $6, depending on whether they had purchased pre-sale tickets.
October 31, 2014 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: email@example.com Website: www.westernprelacy.org 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE CONSECRATION OF HOLY TRINITY CHURCH OF FRESNO This weekend, Holy Trinity Church of Fresno will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the consecration of the Church. The celebration will begin on Saturday, November 1, 2014, with a gala banquet presided over by H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate.
CHAMLIAN ARMENIAN SCHOOL RAISES OVER $21,000 FOR SARF Friday, October 31st, 2014 http://asbarez.com/128426/chamlian-armenian-school-raises-over-21000-for-sarf/ Chamlian students walk to raise money and awareness for youth in Syria GLENDALE--In an effort to support the Syrian Armenian Relief Fund's "A Small Gift from My School to Yours" campaign, Chamlian's administration, faculty and students worked collaboratively to reach out once again and help the Syrian Armenian community, especially the Armenian youth trying to go to school in the midst of the violence and chaos in Syria.
Property owners in La Crescenta and Montrose could pay more in taxes as officials move to annex both areas into the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District, which has been providing services in the two communities, but residents haven't been billed for it. One of five districts across the county, the Greater L.A. County district monitors "vectors," which are arthropods, insects, rodents and other animals that can carry and transmit diseases such as malaria or West Nile virus , according to the district's website.