Date: February 14th, 2018

Holden Seeking Nominations for Woman of Distinction Award
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Holden Seeking Nominations for Woman of Distinction Award

By Susan Motander Assembly Member Chris Holden is looking for nominations for his Woman of Distinction honor. Each year in honor of Woman’s History Month the Assemblyman names of Woman of Distinction in each of the ten cities he represents. These communities include La Verne, Monrovia, South Pasadena, Upland, Claremont, Pasadena, Altadena, Rancho Cucamonga, Sierra Madre,…

MAP Honors  Allen Allensworth
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MAP Honors Allen Allensworth

By Susan Motander On March 10th the Monrovia Area Partnership (MAP) will hold a block party at the Second Baptist Church from 11 am to 2 pm. The church is located at 925 South Shamrock Avenue. The purpose of these MAP Block Parties is to bring people together in a common area where they can learn more about…

Old Town Monrovia Report
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Old Town Monrovia Report

Pam Fitzpatrick We had an interesting report from City Manager Oliver Chi at this month’s MOTAB (Monrovia Old Town Advisory Board) meeting. According to predictions from SCAG (Southern California Association of Governments), Southern California is likely to see a population growth of 11 million in the next 25 years, and much of that increase will…

Homeless Survey Shows Preliminary Count of 35 in Monrovia
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Homeless Survey Shows Preliminary Count of 35 in Monrovia

The annual LA Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) involved about 30 volunteers who went out on the evening of January 23rd for the Point-In-Time Homeless Count. Even L.A. County Supervisor Katherine Barger participated in Monrovia’s survey. The preliminary count is 35 homeless individuals, down from 39 the previous year. The data collected in this annual event is used…

‘Sugarmade’ Announces Relocation and Expansion to Monrovia
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‘Sugarmade’ Announces Relocation and Expansion to Monrovia

Company cites Growing Demand in Cannabis Marketplace Sugarmade, Inc. (OTC: SGMD), one of the largest publicly traded cannabis-related hydroponics supply companies, has announced the relocation of all business operations into a significantly larger facility, as it moves to further implement the recently announced marketing agreement with BizRight Hydroponics, Inc. Via this agreement, Sugarmade is expecting…

Monrovia Caps Off League-Title Season
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Monrovia Caps Off League-Title Season

By Aaron Valdez Having already won the league title, Monrovia boys soccer enjoyed themselves a victory lap as the team cruised to a 2-0 victory over Temple City High School on Thursday. The Wildcats became the Rio Hondo league champs after taking a hard-fought contest 3-2 over runners-up La Canada on Feb. 6. “It feels…