Date: October 4th, 2018

Have a Poppin’ October With a Twist on Popcorn
Dining Delights

Have a Poppin’ October With a Twist on Popcorn

Popcorn lovers rejoice: October is National Popcorn Poppin’ Month, a seasonal celebration of one of America’s oldest and most beloved snack foods. As farmers head into the fields to harvest crops, families and friends gather to honor this ever-popular treat. Whether stovetop, microwave or ready-to-eat, we consume 13 billion quarts each year of this wholesome, whole…

Veterans History Project Alive and Well in Monrovia
Community

Veterans History Project Alive and Well in Monrovia

The United States Congress created the Veterans History Project (VHP) in 2000 as part of the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress. VHP’s mission is to collect, preserve, and make accessible the personal accounts of American war veterans so that future generations may hear directly from veterans and better understand the realities of war. To learn…

Two Great Reasons to Visit Old Town Monrovia Next Weekend
Community

Two Great Reasons to Visit Old Town Monrovia Next Weekend

Fall Festival is coming to Old Town Monrovia on Oct. 13. In addition, the Monrovia Fire Department will host an open house at Station 101 in the Old Town area. That gives a person two good reasons to head to Old Town Monrovia. The Fall Festival will run from noon until 6 p.m. throughout the downtown area where live music…

Take a Trip Down Monrovia Memory Lane
Arts & Entertainment

Take a Trip Down Monrovia Memory Lane

The Monrovia Historic Preservation Group will host a walking tour of downtown Monrovia on Oct. 6 at 10 a.m. For the cost of $5, no RSVP required, you can learn about the early history of Monrovia, how the area was settled, and how it came to be a desirable community in which to live. The…

Oct. 5 – Oct. 11
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Oct. 5 – Oct. 11

EDITOR’S PICK Oktoberfest at Santa Anita Park, Oct. 6 -7 from 11:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. (285 Huntington Drive, Arcadia, CA 91007). Invite your friends to enjoy some Bavarian beer and food, live music, beer pong, and a carnival. A one-day general admission pass is $35 or get a two-day general admission pass for $40….

Monrovia Crime Blotters: Sept. 27 – Oct. 3
Crime

Monrovia Crime Blotters: Sept. 27 – Oct. 3

Sept. 27 At 4:54 a.m., a caller reported a suspicious male subject sitting in a parked car in the 600 block of West Foothill. Officers responded and located the subject. They found him to be in possession of methamphetamine and a syringe loaded with narcotics. The suspect was arrested. At 6:17 a.m., a caller reported…