Month: January, 2018

Monrovia High School Baseball and Softball Season Preview
Sports

Monrovia High School Baseball and Softball Season Preview

By Spencer Stueve The Monrovia Wildcats football team made a run to the playoffs after a slow start to the season. The boys basketball team and is in the middle of the season, and they hope to replicate what the football team did by crashing the playoff party after starting the season slow. It’s never…

Keep Your Home and Family Safe & do not Open Your Door to a Stranger!
Crime

Keep Your Home and Family Safe & do not Open Your Door to a Stranger!

Arcadia Police Officers responded to two separate home invasion robberies, which occurred within an hour of one another.  In both cases, the crimes occurred after 10:00 p.m., the suspects knocked on the victims’ doors, and the victims opened their doors to these strangers. Please keep yourselves safe!  If you are not expecting anyone and someone…

Retired Teachers Hear Update from Local Superintendents
Community

Retired Teachers Hear Update from Local Superintendents

Members of the California Retired Teachers’ Association #71 (CalRTA -SGV) will have the opportunity to hear from area superintendents about changes and innovations in the public schools they represent. The Retired Teachers will learn more about current building projects, changes in curriculum, emphasis on STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering, and math), student achievement, and much…

Monrovia’s Historic Santa Fe Depot Restoration Near Finishing Point
News

Monrovia’s Historic Santa Fe Depot Restoration Near Finishing Point

Originally Slated for Completion Last Year During the past several months, city staff has been working with a variety of construction and development partners to coordinate the restoration of Monrovia’s Historic Santa Fe Depot.  The work at the Historic Santa Fe Depot has taken longer to complete than they originally anticipated – they initially thought…

Monrovia Boys Basketball Falls to South Pasadena
Sports

Monrovia Boys Basketball Falls to South Pasadena

By Spencer Stueve The Monrovia Wildcats and South Pasadena Tigers met on the hardwood last Friday, and what a game it turned out to be.  Both teams came out firing, as Monrovia shot well throughout the 1st half, hitting three pointers and consistently making the extra pass to find the open man.  On defense, the…

Luxury and Fun at the Expanded Pechanga Resort & Casino
Travel

Luxury and Fun at the Expanded Pechanga Resort & Casino

By Greg Aragon The moment I walked into the sparkling lobby of Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, I shifted gears and put myself in relaxation mode. I had escaped the daily grind and was ready for a day and night of luxurious dining, pampering and a little gambling. My Pechanga getaway began when a friend and I checked into…

Jan. 19 – Jan. 25
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Jan. 19 – Jan. 25

Editor’s Pick Your weekly events Jan. 19 Arcadia Community Center will be presenting a musical ‘Salute to Marriage’ in Arcadia on January 19th at 10 a.m. (365 Campus Dr. Arcadia, CA 91007). It will discuss the origin and background of various marriage songs on film and Broadway musicals.  Married couples portrayed on film and in…

3 Keys To Unlocking Your Perfect Diet
Health & Fitness

3 Keys To Unlocking Your Perfect Diet

By Yajen Tan You don’t need to be an expert to know that your diet plays a huge role in your body’s composition, energy levels, and overall health. With all the people out to lose weight this New Year, there’s no doubt that the first question that crosses our minds will be – what is…

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