Date: October 3rd, 2018

Monrovia Fire & Rescue Participates in Ethos Workshop
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Monrovia Fire & Rescue Participates in Ethos Workshop

Monrovia Fire & Rescue gathered for a department wide workshop last month for the purpose of strengthening their ethos and values within the organization. The fire department began by reviewing the culture of the department; then completed a series of exercises to build trust and solidify relationships amongst each other. “We are fortunate to have…

Monrovia City Council Tackles Serious Issue With Humor
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Monrovia City Council Tackles Serious Issue With Humor

By Susan Motander At the beginning of its meeting on Oct. 2, the Monrovia City Council celebrated the birthday of Councilmember Gloria Crudgington. While the council member was blowing out the candles on her cake (almost unsuccessfully), a 5-foot-4 aedes mosquito with eyelashes that would make Dolly Parton jealous buzzed into the meeting. It was actually…

Monrovia High School Celebrates 125 years
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Monrovia High School Celebrates 125 years

By Susan Motander With the clanging of an old-fashioned brass school bell, the Monrovia Board of Education convened last week in a celebration of the 125th anniversary of the founding of the school.  As he rang the bell Board Vice President Ed Gilliland said, “And that’s the way they started school at Monrovia High 125 years ago.”…