Date: March 1st, 2018

March 2 – March 8
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March 2 – March 8

Your Weekly Events March 2 1st Fridays Pasadena at Eden Garden Bar and Grill March 2nd from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. (175 East Holly Street Pasadena, CA 91101) come jumpstart your network with a mixer that plants sees in your life and in your business at the top of the month. Expand your resources….

How Powerful is the Press?
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How Powerful is the Press?

Powerful enough to spotlight local favorites! Readers’ Choice 2018 Coming Soon Beacon Media News, publisher of Arcadia Weekly, Monrovia Weekly, Pasadena Independent and Sierra Madre Weekly (AMPS), is gearing up to print, publish and distribute its largest special section of the year as a tip-of-the-hat to local businesses, professionals, and organizations. This year’s theme, most fittingly,…

Monrovia Old Town Report 03/01/18
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Monrovia Old Town Report 03/01/18

By Pam Fitzpatrick Yes!  Basin 141 is really coming to Old Town with a planned opening in Spring (which is right around the corner). Check out the cool images on the windows of what was once Café Opera then Sow House, and most recently Craft Hill at the SE corner of Myrtle and Lime. The…

Monrovia Reads Unveils Mobile Literacy Van
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Monrovia Reads Unveils Mobile Literacy Van

By Susan Motander Monrovia Reads, the local literacy advocacy foundation, unveiled its new Literacy Van on Monday, fitting in front of the Public Library. In a cooperative effort between the Library and the Monrovia Unified School District, the brightly colored van will be used to augment the after school village program at the elementary schools. Van…

Bob Bartlett Memorial Unveiled
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Bob Bartlett Memorial Unveiled

The following are the remarks made by Carole Choucair Oueijan, the artist who created the memorial for former Mayor Bob Bartlett at its unveiling on Sunday: “I am very honored to have been the chosen artist to create the memorial art piece for Mayor Bob Bartlett in the City of Monrovia. This sculptural mosaic rises from…

The New World of Social Media
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The New World of Social Media

By Angela Copeland Social media used to be so fun. We could all stay connected with friends and family, for long periods of time and around the world. It felt like social media was expanding our friend circles. For example, I have reconnected with friends that date back to kindergarten. Before the internet, this would…

Services Have Been Set for Fred Bowden
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Services Have Been Set for Fred Bowden

By Susan Motander Fred Bowden, who died several days ago in Mexico, will be remembered at a service at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Arcadia on Friday, March 23rd at 10 am. The church is located at 512 W. Duarte Road. It is just east of Baldwin Avenue. Mayor Tom Adams paid tribute to Bowden…