Date: November 22nd, 2017

Why Choose Citrus College?
Columns

Why Choose Citrus College?

By Dr. Barbara R. Dickerson Citrus Community College District Board of Trustees Those of us who are fortunate enough to live in the San Gabriel Valley enjoy wonderful amenities—great weather, diverse recreational venues, exciting job opportunities and, of course, a variety options for higher education. Given the number of community colleges and four-year institutions in…

Feline Thankful?
Columns

Feline Thankful?

Gorgeous AURORA would be so thankful to find a home!! She’s a beautiful Maine Coon, age 3, smart, young, healthy, glamorous & fluffy! Loves to play with the cat teaser and nap on a pile of laundry.  Aurora is learning that attention and gentle petting are the nearest things to heaven! Aurora should be the…

Career Corner: What is Your Biggest Weakness?
Columns

Career Corner: What is Your Biggest Weakness?

By Angela Copeland One of the favorite interview questions of hiring managers continues to be, “What is your biggest weakness?” This is a tough question all the way around. If you are too honest, you may eliminate yourself from consideration and not get the job at all. But, if you’re not honest enough, you may…

5 Tips New Investors Should Know
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5 Tips New Investors Should Know

By Jean D. Koehler If you are just getting started on investing, it’s important to get a grasp on the basics. A proper perspective from the beginning may improve your opportunities for long-term investment success. Here are five concepts that can be helpful for new investors to understand: 1) If you are young, time is…

Foothill Freeway, I-210, Closures for Pavement Rehabilitation
News

Foothill Freeway, I-210, Closures for Pavement Rehabilitation

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close portions of the Foothill Freeway (I-210) as part of a pavement rehabilitation project. Residents and local businesses located near the freeway may experience noise, vibrations and dust associated with construction activities. Water trucks will be used to minimize dust during working hours. Some closures may start and…

Native American Educators Who Deserve Recognition
Education

Native American Educators Who Deserve Recognition

November Marks Native American Heritage Month Names of outstanding Native American Educators inducted into the Youth-on-the-Move International Educators’ Hall of Fame (IEHOF): Mr. David Risling, (1994), Hoopa “Father of Indian Education” UC Davis; Co-founder, DQ University. Help get passage of the federal Indian Education and Indian Tribal Community Colleges act. Sarah H. Hutchison (1995), Cherokee- Counselor and Professor…

Arcadia Resident Dorothy Heffner Voogd Passses Away
Obituaries

Arcadia Resident Dorothy Heffner Voogd Passses Away

Dorothy Heffner Voogd was born in St. Louis, Missouri.  Her birth certificate shows her father’s occupation as “shortstop.”  Her father, Don Heffner, was then playing for the St. Louis Browns.  Don met Dorothy’s mother, a St. Petersburg (Florida) beauty, while a New York Yankee rookie.  Don spent a lifetime in baseball, playing, coaching and managing in cities such as…

Monrovia Crime Blotter: Nov. 12 – Nov. 18
Blotters

Monrovia Crime Blotter: Nov. 12 – Nov. 18

Nov. 12 Shortly before 10:29 a.m., an officer responded a residence in the 00 block of Alta Street regarding a vandalism report. The officer determined an unknown suspect likely used a piece of glass to cause a tear in the cloth convertible top of the victim’s vehicle. No suspects were seen and no witnesses were…

Kids Craft Event to be Held in Canyon Park in Monrovia
Community

Kids Craft Event to be Held in Canyon Park in Monrovia

Monrovia Canyon Park is hosting the 2nd annual Kids Crafts in the Canyon on Nov. 26 from 1 p.m -3 p.m.  The children will have an opportunity to build small planters filled with California wildflower seeds.  Those interesting in participating and learning more about native plants, stop by the nature center on that day.  The planters and seeds will be…

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