Columns / December 17, 2017 Career Corner: Best Places to Work in 2018

By Angela Copeland For the tenth year, Glassdoor.com has released their Employees’ Choice Awards. For 2018, they’ve expanded the list of best companies from 50 to 100. Glassdoor CEO Robert Hohman explained, “We know today’s job seekers are more informed than ever about where they go to work, researching everything from company culture to career...

News / December 15, 2017 Monrovia Hosts a Public Hearing to Address Water Rate Adjustment on Jan. 16, 2018

Average residential customer water cost may increase by $16.87 per month. Recently, the city initiated the Proposition 218 process that must be followed prior to adopting any proposed water rate adjustment.  Here in Monrovia – and throughout the San Gabriel Valley – water rate adjustments will be needed in order to absorb new fees being...

Community / December 15, 2017 Fire Next Door – Impressions on the Recent Fire

By Susan Motander When you live in the WUI, the Wildland Urban Interface part of the city, part of you knows that fires will happen. There are the joys of living where deer wander through the yard daily (I have named many of them: John Deer, Buck Rodger, Notch Ear, etc.). I even know my...

Sports / December 15, 2017 Monrovia Girls Basketball Searching for Answers

  By Spencer Stueve Every athletic season begins with hope, and for every team the meaning of hope differs.  The Monrovia girls basketball team is not strong, they are not likely to make a run to the playoffs, and they are not likely to fill the stands at many games. The Wildcats hope to improve...

Columns, Community / December 14, 2017 Monrovia Old Town Report (12/14/17)

Pam Fitzpatrick ‘Tis the Season in Old Town Monrovia; the streets are decorated, carolers are roaming through town, and the Thursday evening and Sunday afternoon horse-drawn carriage rides are a big hit, as always.  But I’m a bit sad:  we’ve lost another two retailers (Empire Bikes in the 600 block of S. Myrtle, and Saga...

Arts & Entertainment / December 13, 2017 “Miracle on 34th Street” at The Pasadena Playhouse

By May S. Ruiz The Pasadena Playhouse, the State Theatre of California, presents a limited engagement of 14 performances of ‘Miracle on 34th Street’ from December 14 to 23, 2017.  Originally a radio play, it is celebrating its 70th anniversary on stage, fittingly, at the Playhouse which is marking its centennial year.             Directed by...

Arts & Entertainment / December 13, 2017 “Beauty and the Beast – A Christmas Rose” A Lythgoe Family Panto at Pasadena Civic Auditorium

By May S. Ruiz There’s dancing, singing, magic, and comedy, with audience interaction mixed in.  It’s ‘Beauty and the Beast – a Christmas Rose’ and it’s happening at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium. Lythgoe Family Panto (LFP), in association with the Pasadena Playhouse, presents the world premiere of an updated version of this classic fairy tale...

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Dec. 14 – Dec. 21

Editor’s Pick:   Dec. 17 Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides taking place in Old Town Monrovia Sunday from 3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., (338 S. Myrtle Avenue Monrovia, CA 91016) The carriage rides will be offered on Myrtle Avenue for $5 per person on first-come first serve basis, and is sponsored by the Monrovia Old Town Advisory...

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Career Corner: Best Places to Work in 2018
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Career Corner: Best Places to Work in 2018

By Angela Copeland For the tenth year, Glassdoor.com has released their Employees’ Choice Awards. For 2018, they’ve expanded the list of best companies from 50 to 100. Glassdoor CEO Robert Hohman explained, “We know today’s job seekers are more informed than ever about where they go to work, researching everything from company culture to career…

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Missing Teen Last Seen Tuesday

The Arcadia Police Department is seeking your help in locating a missing child:  Gianna Monroy, female, White, 17 yrs, 5’5″, 125 lbs, long brown hair, hazel eyes.  Takes anti-depressant medication. Last seen at 1500 block of S. Santa Anita Avenue, Arcadia at 9:30 a.m. wearing a black sweatshirt with a hood, black sweatpants, Adidas brand slippers and a gray...

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Fire Next Door – Impressions on the Recent Fire

By Susan Motander When you live in the WUI, the Wildland Urban Interface part of the city, part of you knows that fires will happen. There are the joys of living where deer wander through the yard daily (I have named many of them: John Deer, Buck Rodger, Notch Ear, etc.). I even know my...
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Missing Teen Last Seen Tuesday

The Arcadia Police Department is seeking your help in locating a missing child:  Gianna Monroy, female, White, 17 yrs, 5’5″, 125 lbs, long brown hair, hazel eyes.  Takes anti-depressant medication. Last seen at 1500 block of S. Santa Anita Avenue, Arcadia at 9:30 a.m. wearing a black sweatshirt with a hood, black sweatpants, Adidas brand slippers and a gray...
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Dec. 14 – Dec. 21

Editor’s Pick:   Dec. 17 Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides taking place in Old Town Monrovia Sunday from 3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., (338 S. Myrtle Avenue Monrovia, CA 91016) The carriage rides will be offered on Myrtle Avenue for $5 per person on first-come first serve basis, and is sponsored by the Monrovia Old Town Advisory...

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Career Corner: Best Places to Work in 2018
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Career Corner: Best Places to Work in 2018

By Angela Copeland For the tenth year, Glassdoor.com has released their Employees’ Choice Awards. For 2018, they’ve expanded the list of best companies from 50 to 100. Glassdoor CEO Robert Hohman explained, “We know today’s job seekers are more informed than ever about where they go to work, researching everything from company culture to career…

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