Date: September 13th, 2018

Racism Rears Its Ignorant Head in Monrovia Monday Morning
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Racism Rears Its Ignorant Head in Monrovia Monday Morning

Editor’s note: The following is a first person account of a sad but commonplace misconception in our troubled world. The incident took place the day before the 17th Anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks. The victim was wearing a hijab. Police called on a woman wearing her hijab By Esma Ali I am writing to…

Shiloh A.M.E. Zion Church Celebrates 132 Years in Monrovia
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Shiloh A.M.E. Zion Church Celebrates 132 Years in Monrovia

By Terry Miller and Steve Baker African-American churches are a critical element in Monrovia’s rich history. Institutions such as the Shiloh A.M.E. Zion Church on Canyon proved to be more than a place of worship for local African Americans like Dorothy Dudley who spent the better part of ten years trying to get the city to…

Calling All Foodies to Tastes & Sounds on South Lake
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Calling All Foodies to Tastes & Sounds on South Lake

San Gabriel Valley’s largest culinary and music festival Thousands are expected to attend the special 10 year anniversary celebration of Taste of South Lake in Pasadena on Saturday, Sept. 29 from noon to 5 p.m. Presented by Logix Federal Credit Union the popular culinary and music festival is back as Tastes & Sounds on South Lake and…

Ulta Beauty Grand Opening at Monrovia Landing
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Ulta Beauty Grand Opening at Monrovia Landing

Ulta Beauty will be having a grand opening ribbon cutting ceremony Friday Sept. 14 at 9:45 a.m. at the Monrovia Landing shopping center. Ulta Beauty is the largest beauty retailer in the U.S. and the premier beauty destination for cosmetics, fragrance, skin care products, hair care products and salon services. Ulta Beauty offers more than…

Sept. 14 – Sept. 20
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Sept. 14 – Sept. 20

EDITOR’S PICK Monrovia Station Beer, Wine & Music Festival 2018 at Station Square Park, Sept. 15 from 5 – 8 p.m. (1601 S. Myrtle Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016). More than 30 craft beers and wines will be offered, delicious food will be for sale and music from the Swinging 8 Balls and The Sundowners will…

Repairs Have Begun on Pedestrian Bridge in Monrovia
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Repairs Have Begun on Pedestrian Bridge in Monrovia

Jorgensen-Reeve Builders (JRB), working on behalf of Samuelson and Fetter, have been performing maintenance and repair work on the overhead pedestrian bridge located on East Huntington Drive, between 602 E. Huntington Drive and 605 E. Huntington Drive. The work began on Sept.10 and is scheduled to be completed by Sept. 19.  JRB will continue to work from 9 a.m. –…