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Serj Tankian Debuts New Song Through AR Experience, Announces 2022 EP

On April 29 of next year, fans of Tankian will also be treated to a unique concert with the debut of “Invocations” at The Soraya in Northridge, California. Composed and performed by Serj, these new works are symphonic, operatic, emotive and will bring the CSUN Symphony, ethnic instrumentalists and a variety of diverse vocalists including Tankian together on stage with a choir for this very special evening of live musical performance. Tickets for this concert are available HERE. --Loudwire

Best Things To Do This Week In Los Angeles And SoCal: Sept. 19 - 22

The Soraya opens its 2022-23 season with four jazz legends: tenor saxophonist and composer Joshua Redman, pianist Brad Mehldau, bassist Christian McBride and drummer Brian Blade. They’re reuniting to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Redman’s release of MoodSwing. --LAist

Religion events in the San Fernando Valley, Sept. 17-24

Food drive for CSUN Food Pantry: The Community Concerns Committee at First Presbyterian Church of Granada Hills holds a non-perishable food drive to help stock the food pantry at Cal State University, Northridge, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and 8:30-11:30 a.m. Sept. 18. The pantry benefits students who do not have much income for food while school is in session. Current needs: canned soups and other canned goods, pasta and dry boxed goods; also, hygiene items including soap, feminine products and shampoos. No glass containers or past-date items. Drive-thru and a church volunteer will unload your donation at 10400 Zelzah Ave., Northridge --Los Angeles Daily News

Petroteq Provides Corporate Update, New Executive and Board Appointments, Completion of Regulatory Advisory Committee Mandate and SEC Compliance Framework Extension

Mr. Cook is a Certified Public Accountant with almost 30 years of experience in public accounting, financial management, and professional consulting. Graduate from the California State University, Northridge, Bachelor of Science Degree, in 1995, he began his career with Arthur Andersen LLP, followed by Deloitte and Touche, LLP. --Albuquerque Express

Council Votes to Take Over SCVHistory Archive, OK’s Funding

“I developed an interest in history and storytelling after this project, and I spent a lot of my free time on the weekends watching the History Channel and puttering in the garage, listening to family stories with my dad. I used this site for my schooling at Arroyo Seco Junior High, Saugus High School, College of the Canyons, Pierce College and California State University, Northridge.” --SCV News

Pasadena's Latino Heritage Festival Scheduled for October 1

The parade’s Grand Marshal is Liliana Pérez, Cultural Affairs Director for the Los Angeles Chargers. Pérez’s role with the Chargers involves building strategic partnerships within California’s dynamic and versatile economic, cultural and social sectors. Prior to joining the Chargers, Pérez worked in the public sector, holding senior leadership roles in the offices of six Speakers of the California Assembly, including then-Speaker Emeritus of the California Assembly, Antonio R. Villaraigosa. She has been recognized for her advocacy work on behalf of marginalized populations including the LGBTQ community, immigrants, and women and remains passionate about social justice, civil rights causes and is active with numerous organizations. Born in Guadalajara, Mexico, Pérez immigrated to Los Angeles in 1971 and attended California State University, Northridge. A true Angelina, Pérez enjoys the City’s culturally rich food offerings and social events as well as spending time with her mother, partner and three rescue fur babies.