Date: October 5th, 2017

Happenings at the Great Book Place: Monrovia Public Library
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Happenings at the Great Book Place: Monrovia Public Library

By Susan Motander Monrovia Public Library is a great deal more than just a place to check out a book. Music and videos are also available to borrow. And there is so much more: Homework Help available for students, Kindergarten to 8th grade The Pro-Active Tutoring Program sponsored by Monrovia Reads with lots of other…

St. Luke’s Monrovia Blesses Pets Of All Denominations
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St. Luke’s Monrovia Blesses Pets Of All Denominations

On Sunday, October 8, St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Monrovia will once again celebrate one of its most beloved traditions, the Blessing of the Animals on the Feast Day of St. Francis of Assisi. The church invites everyone to bring their pets to the 10 a.m. service to sit in the sanctuary, share the experience…

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Monrovia Old Town Report

By Pam Fitzpatrick I’m so excited! I finally got my hands on Richard (Dick) Singer’s book about modern Monrovia. The “Renaissance Years” chronicles the making of the Monrovia we know and love today. Like most of you, my focus has been on the extraordinary rebirth of our town (including Old Town) during the last 50…

Foothill Unity Honors Lois Gaston
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Foothill Unity Honors Lois Gaston

Foothill Unity Center honored this year’s “Heart in Hand Humanitarian,” Lois Gaston last Thursday at a special luncheon at the Arboretum. Among her many accomplishments Gaston is the former Mayor and Councilmember for City of Duarte. Lois has been a Board of Directors Member for the Foothill Unity Center since 2002, she is involved in…

Foothill Unity Center and Ice House Team Up for ‘Laughs with a Cause’ on Oct. 8
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Foothill Unity Center and Ice House Team Up for ‘Laughs with a Cause’ on Oct. 8

Foothill Unity Center is a Community Action Agency and the primary provider of food, case management/crisis help and access to health care resources serving clients in Pasadena, Altadena, South Pasadena, Sierra Madre, Arcadia, Monrovia, Bradbury, Duarte, Azusa, Baldwin Park and Irwindale. The Center operates two facilities in Monrovia and one in Pasadena. The mission of…