Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Local News

‘Unsafe Speed’ Kills Monrovia Motorist in Pasadena

Authorities on Friday identified the driver who was killed in a collision involving a car and a truck on the westbound 210 Freeway last Thursday. The Los Angeles…

Station Square Work Update

By Susan Motander Work is continuing at and around Station Square in Monrovia. The grading and foundation work is underway at the station site itself requiring those whose…

Monrovia Starts Outreach Program Regarding Historic Preservation and Neighborhood Compatibility

By Susan Motander Since the passage first of the moratorium on demolition of pre-1940 houses and the second on construction of new homes in certain areas, the City…

Current News

Embezzlement Allegations Prompt Azusa Officials to Oversee Little League Fundraiser

Embezzlement Allegations Prompt Azusa Officials to Oversee Little League Fundraiser

By Joe Taglieri   The City Council on Monday directed staff to oversee the finances…

Former Monrovia Mayor Richard L. “Dick” Mountjoy Dead

Former Monrovia Mayor Richard L. “Dick” Mountjoy Dead

Former state senator and Monrovia mayor Richard “Dick” Mountjoy died Monday night at 83. Mountjoy…

Two Women, Three Men Who Helped Crime Victims Honored in Pasadena Ceremony

Two Women, Three Men Who Helped Crime Victims Honored in Pasadena Ceremony

Two women making their morning stop at an Alhambra coffee shop witness an attempted kidnapping…

Follow Our Social Media

instagram
Entertainment

2nd Annual Monrovia Days Music Festival Features Live Rock, Blues, Latin, Acoustic, Folk and More

2nd Annual Monrovia Days Music Festival Features Live Rock, Blues, Latin, Acoustic, Folk and More   Free Community Event Taking Place Sunday, May 17th at Liberty Park Memorial…

Local Students’ Art Wins National Competition

Local Students’ Art Wins National Competition

  3rd Place – Behind the Veil by Leona Chen Rep. Chu Announces 2015 Artistic Discovery Winners   On May 9th, Rep. Judy Chu (CA-27) announced the winners…

Los Angeles Children’s Chorus Holds Auditions June 4-7

Renowned Chorus Seeks Talented Boys and Girls Ages 8 to 12 Who Love to Sing   Los Angeles Children’s Chorus (LACC), one of the nation’s leading children’s choirs,…

Suddenly, Susan: Broadway Diva Performs in Monrovia

Suddenly, Susan: Broadway Diva Performs in Monrovia

Susan Egan Sings Broadway, Disney Hits With Monrovia High Drama Students By Courtney Blackburn Who is Susan Egan? If you’re a teen, twenty- or thirty-something, you probably know:…

On Stage With Susan May 9

On Stage With Susan May 9

Susan Egan’s Award-Winning Concert Featuring Monrovia’s Very Own Students! With the popularity of Glee, American Idol and Hollywood’s Musical Blockbusters Broadway has entered a new Golden Era, and…

May Events in Monrovia

By Susan Motander May is a busy month in the City of Monrovia. It is, nationally as well as locally, Historic Preservation Month. Monrovia takes that very seriously.…

Crime

City Attorney Files Lawsuit Against Wells Fargo for Allegedly Opening Unauthorized Customer Accounts

Complaint Alleges Wells Failed to Notify Customers of Unauthorized Use of Personal Information City Attorney Mike Feuer has announced that his…

Huff Body Camera Bill Passes Senate Floor

Legislation Establishes Policies Relating to Camera Usage Legislation designed to improve relationships between law enforcement and the communities they serve is…

Aide to Kamala Harris, 2 Others Accused of Impersonating Police Officers

Aide to Kamala Harris, 2 Others Accused of Impersonating Police Officers

In late January letters from the “Masonic Fraternal Police Department” (MFPD) were sent via United States mail and were addressed to…

Female Pasadena Police Officer Charged With Insurance Fraud

A Pasadena police officer has been charged with insurance fraud for allegedly participating in an “Ice Bucket Challenge” despite claiming she…

Arts and Culture

Backstage: “Beauty and the Beast” Hints at Spectacular Show to Come

Backstage: “Beauty and the Beast” Hints at Spectacular Show to Come

Inland Pacific Ballet to Present Unique Vision of Famous Fairytale Evening. Last strains of a colorful dusk fall over the San Gabriel mountains. In an industrial parking…

A Timeless Tale: Inland Pacific Ballet’s “Beauty and the Beast” Coming to Arcadia

A Timeless Tale: Inland Pacific Ballet’s “Beauty and the Beast” Coming to Arcadia

Southern California’s premiere professional ballet company, Inland Pacific Ballet (IPB), celebrating its 20th season, presents Beauty and the Beast, a breathtaking full-length ballet based on the time honored fairy…

Community

Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts Awards 67 Gifts & Grants Totaling $630,000

Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts Awards 67 Gifts & Grants Totaling $630,000

On a beautiful afternoon earlier this month, Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts (PSHA) held their annual Gifts & Grants Awards reception at the 51st Pasadena Showcase…

San Gabriel Hosting Public Works Day May 21

The Public Works Department will host an open house on Thursday, May 21, to celebrate National Public Works Week and recognize the many crews that make San…

Health & Fitness

Assemblymember Holden to Hold Educational Forum on Vaccinations

As the number of measles cases rises throughout California and the nation, the vaccine conflict has heated up. Assemblymember Chris Holden is joining with health professionals to…

Announcing the 4th Annual Get Healthy Pasadena 2014!

JOIN US FOR A FULL DAY OF CELEBRATING YOUR HEALTH! When: Saturday, June 7, 2014, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Where: Pasadena City College, Creveling Lounge…

Restaurants

Cheeseburger Challenge Results Released

Pasadena celebrated all things cheeseburger during Cheeseburger Week Jan. 11th to 16th. Visitors enjoyed food created especially for the event, took advantage of great deals and meals,…

Meat District Co. Beefs Up Addictive ‘Paddock To Plate’ Menu In Anticipation Of August 25, 2014 Opening

Meat District Co.  Beefs Up Addictive ‘Paddock To Plate’ Menu In Anticipation Of August 25, 2014 Opening

-Courtesy photo Meat District Co., the much buzzed about new destination restaurant that boasts a mouthwatering ‘paddock to the plate’ inspired menu and one-of-a-kind dining experience, has…

Columns

Dorothy’s Place: In a Sling

By Dorothy Denne   Name your dominant hand (mine is my right); now using that hand and arm pick a 20-pound box of cat litter off the supermarket…

Social Whirl

Los Angeles Master Chorale Fetes President & CEO Terry Knowles at LAMC Gala 2015

Los Angeles Master Chorale Fetes President & CEO Terry Knowles at LAMC Gala 2015

It was an unforgettable evening of music, glamour and heartfelt tributes when the Los Angeles Master Chorale (LAMC) honored President & CEO Terry Knowles, who stepped down…

Social Whirl for 7/24/2014

Social Whirl for 7/24/2014

Arcadia Rotary honors Police and Fireman of the year, at July 18th lunch meeting. L-R Police Chief Bob Guthrie, AFD Battalion Chief Cody Cerwin, Joseph “Joe” Herrick…

Lifestyle

Arcadia students conduct research in South Africa

By SHEL SEGAL Summer might be just about over, but for Arcadia teenagers Sarah Wang and Kelly Chang it was one to remember. Both volunteers at the…

Farewell to the Land Down Under

Farewell to the Land Down Under

By: Bailee Weisz and Nathan Wong Final week. It’s hard to believe that our trip is coming to an end. This month has been nothing short of…

Monrovia Weather

Current Conditions:
Cloudy
Cloudy
59°F
wind speed: 0 mph N
sunrise: 5:44 am
sunset: 7:53 pm
More forecast...