Monthly Archives: March 2012

Mr. and Mrs. Mark Gabrielian Donate $1.5 Million-plus to University of Rochester

ROCHESTER – Ani and Mark Gabrielian have established a multidisciplinary professorship to better understand the most vital political and economic issues of our era. The Gabrielians also have permanently endowed an innovation grant for outstanding incoming undergraduates. The Gabrielians have … Continue reading

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Over $250,000 Raised for Chamlian Gymnasium

Jessica Vartoughian Donates $50,000; St. Mary Church $25,000 GLENDALE – Chamlian Armenian School held its annual gala banquet on Satuday, March 17, 2012, with over 300 guests attending the glamorous event at the Universal Sheraton Banquet Hall by raising over … Continue reading

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Adrin Nazarian Running for the 46th Assembly District; Leads in Fundaraising Once Again

SAN FERNANDO VALLEY – For the second straight reporting period, Adrin Nazarian has outraised all of this opponents in the race for the 46th Assembly District. Adrin’s Campaign has now raised over $220,000, while still reporting more than 85% of … Continue reading

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Armenian Patriarchate File Suit in Turkey for Property Return

By Vercihan Ziflioglu Following a legal claim in the Sansaryan Shopping Center in central Istanbul, the Armenian Patriarchate filed a lawsuit for the return of more Sansaryan properties around the country, including a building that was home to the historic … Continue reading

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Southwestern and Armenia Ministry of Justice Initiate Unique Legal Fellowship in Armenia

LOS ANGELES — Southwestern has partnered with the Republic of Armenia’s Ministry of Justice to create an opportunity for an American trained lawyer to spend a year working directly with the Ministry to cultivate Armenia’s legal system. The inaugural Southwestern … Continue reading

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Turkey Spent $3.3 Million on Anti-Genocide Campaign in U.S

WASHINGTON – Last year Turkey allocated $3.3 Million to lobbying organizations in the U.S, Turkish Hurriyet newspaper reports referring to the U.S Department of Justice. According to information of Justice Department, Turkey transferred $3.3 million to lobbying organizations and 3 … Continue reading

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Will the Legal System Improve?

The legal system in Armenia probably is the most untrustworthy institution. Many people have worked on the legal system and for the past twenty years have worked to improve them and to bring them to international standards. The laws exist, … Continue reading

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Thank You, Thank You, and Thank You

I was hospitalized at the Glendale Memorial Hospital on January 20 of this year, and with God’s blessing and many physicians’ immediate actions, my life was saved. I spent over three weeks in the CCU (Cardiac Care Unit) under the … Continue reading

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Osheen’s Road to Recovery

For an update on Osheen’s condition, please check the Editorial section of this site. The site will resume normal updates soon. We thank you for your patience. Armenian Observer Staff

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