Rostom Sarkissian has announced his candidacy for the Los Angeles City Council Fourth District, a seat long held by retiring Councilmember Tom LaBonge. Sarkissian has said he is running for Los Angeles City Council to be the community’s voice at City Hall. If elected, he will focus on policy, not politics.
Category: The California Courier
The title character in Puccini’s “Tosca” is as thoroughly theatrical a figure as the world of opera has to offer. She’s a singer and actress led into the world of political intrigue by the power of love, and she never stops seeing her predicament through the lens of art.
While Turkish groups have organized memorial events in Istanbul for the past several years, DurDe and Project 2015, a U.S.-based organization, are working to ensure that a large contingent of Armenians come to Turkey for the historic centennial commemoration.
The competition featured more than 1,000 cooks from 60 countries, as well as 105 national, regional and youth teams.
13-year-old American Armenian Sam Sevian completed the final requirement to earn the title of Grandmaster, the highest title a chess player can attain.
Turkish writer, Serkan Engin, considers it an obligation to speak up about the Armenian, Greek and Assyrian genocides in Ottoman Turkey.