Date: February 8th, 2018

Old Town Monrovia Report (2/8/18)
Community

Old Town Monrovia Report (2/8/18)

By Pam Fitzpatrick Once in a while, you’ll notice that I sneak in a few words about events outside of the Old Town perimeters, and I’m about to do that again this week. I’ve been pondering my last visit to Pasadena’s Speaker Series where I got to hear Ted Koppel’s thoughts on the state of…

Monrovia’s Santa Fe Depot re-dedication Slated Feb 25
News

Monrovia’s Santa Fe Depot re-dedication Slated Feb 25

By Susan Motander The date has been set for the re-dedication of the historic Santa Fe Depot next to the Monrovia Gold Line Metro Station. For more than a year the depot has been under restoration Daylight Limited, a subsidiary of Samuelson & Fettter, the local developers. The ceremony will be held on Sunday, February…

The Best Way to Celebrate National Pizza Day
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The Best Way to Celebrate National Pizza Day

Did you know that pizza is one of the most popular food items in the United States? It is therefore no surprise that it has its own national day – Feb. 9. To help you celebrate this tasty holiday, the savings experts at Offers.com have gathered the absolute best deals for your readers to enjoy. – Bertucci’s – Specialty Party Pizzas…

Mimi’s Cafe Offers Valentine’s Sweetheart Menu Feb. 9-14
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Mimi’s Cafe Offers Valentine’s Sweetheart Menu Feb. 9-14

Couples can enjoy a three-course meal starting at just $45. Mimi’s Cafe will offer a special three-course Valentine’s menu for two, beginning Friday, Feb. 9, through Wednesday, Feb. 14, starting at just $45 per couple*.  The Sweetheart Menu includes: One Mimi’s Trio of Appetizers to share: hand-breaded chicken tenders, lightly fried zucchini sticks and warm spinach artichoke dip with…

Valentine’s at Float Pasadena
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Valentine’s at Float Pasadena

Lovers looking for a fun (and affordable!) date idea for Valentine’s Day will delight in a special menu for two and live jazz music at Float Pasadena, the quaint café located in the South Lake Avenue shopping district known for seasonal ice cream floats, gourmet coffee and made-to-order sandwiches. During the week of Valentine’s Day, February 11-17, Float will…

“Home Brewing Class to be held at Monrovia Library”
Letters to the Editor

“Home Brewing Class to be held at Monrovia Library”

Isn’t historical trivia fascinating? During fourteen years, from 1919 to 1933, a person faced jail time if a policeman caught him drinking a beer. And the violence that raged during those Prohibition years by gangsters in the trafficking of liquor is shocking — even by today’s standards. Now, only eighty-five years later (a short period. really, by…

Diversity in Today’s Workplace
Opinion

Diversity in Today’s Workplace

By Angela Copeland LinkedIn released its report on 2018 Global Recruiting Trends. They surveyed 9,000 recruiters and hiring managers from around the world on the state of hiring. Their research found that the biggest game changer in the hiring space is diversity. LinkedIn broke down diversity into multiple pieces: diversity, inclusion, and belonging. “Diversity is…

Leadership Pasadena Begins Veterans Course in May
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Leadership Pasadena Begins Veterans Course in May

Leadership Pasadena is ready to accept applications for the new Community Leadership Course for Veterans™ (CLCV™) beginning on May 3, 2018. This course will be the second such course in the entire country and fills a gap in current military to civilian transitional programs for veterans. The course does not duplicate any existing programs but…

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