Date: February 1st, 2018

Introduction to Publisher’s Monthly Message
Community

Introduction to Publisher’s Monthly Message

By Jesse Dillon Today’s article is the inaugural and introduction of a monthly “Community and Leadership Development” message that will appear the first Thursday of every month throughout 2018. For the past four years, I have been the CEO of Beacon Media News located in Monrovia. Weekly, we publish the following hyper-local newspapers: Arcadia Weekly,…

Feb. 2 – Feb. 8
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Feb. 2 – Feb. 8

EDITOR’S PICK The Crowd has spoken and asked for more music from Matt Denny’s Winter Concert Series. Matt Denny’s Ale House Restaurant will be having a Groovy Lemon Pie and Rock and Roll on February 2nd from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at (145 E. Huntington Dr. Arcadia, CA 91006) for more details or information…

Empty House Party for Pasadena Showcase
Business

Empty House Party for Pasadena Showcase

By Susan Motander Members, supporters and media gathered last month to preview the home that will be turned into the Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts this year. In just three short months hundreds of workers and designers will transform this Mediterranean style home and its gardens into the next Pasadena Showcase House for the…

Lunar New Year celebration at Westfield Santa Anita
Community

Lunar New Year celebration at Westfield Santa Anita

By Susan Motander  Over the next two weekends, several events are planned at Westfield Santa Anita to celebrate the Lunar New Year. These events are all free and open to the general public. The New Year in Chinese astrology will be the year of the Dog. There will be live musical entertainment from 1 to 3…

Exploring Both Sides of Catalina Island
Travel

Exploring Both Sides of Catalina Island

By Greg Aragon Catalina is not just an island paradise; it’s a very close island paradise, which makes it a perfect day or weekend getaway for Southern California residents. In fact, at only 24 miles across the sea from Long Beach, the place can be reached by boat in one hour. With this in mind, a friend and…

February College Search Guide
Education

February College Search Guide

The Road to College By May S. Ruiz By this time, the winter break is a distant memory and your children’s emphasis should have shifted back to school work. Hopefully, they have also done well in their first semester and are actively involved in this phase of their learning.    FRESHMAN Your children are well…