Date: November 7th, 2018

Monrovia Rotary Helps Young People Help Others
Community

Monrovia Rotary Helps Young People Help Others

By Susan Motander For the last four years the Monrovia Rotary Club, along with other clubs around the nation, has joined forces with Rise Against Hunger, an international hunger relief organization that distributes life-changing aid in an effort to end world hunger by 2030. The club enlists the help of students from Monrovia schools in…

The Ribbon is Cut for the Apartment Complex by Station Square
Business

The Ribbon is Cut for the Apartment Complex by Station Square

On Wednesday the ribbon was formally cut for MODA, the 261-apartment complex next to Station Square less than a mile from Old Town Monrovia. Each of the apartments will consist of either one or two bedrooms. There will also be parking for each. Attending the ribbon cutting were members of the Chamber of Commerce as well as…

Meet Monrovia’s Two New School Board Members
News

Meet Monrovia’s Two New School Board Members

By Susan Motander The results are in. There will be two new faces on the Monrovia Board of Education: Maritza Travanti and Selene Lockerbie.  Travanti received 29.63 percent of the votes and Lockerbie, 28.83 percent. Board President Terrance Williams fell short with 27.35 percent. Coming in last was J. Christian Holt with 14.19 percent. Both the new board members were endorsed…

Help American Legion Post 44 Honor Monrovia Vets
Community

Help American Legion Post 44 Honor Monrovia Vets

By Staff The men and women who have served our country need your help to continue to serve veterans of the Monrovia community. American Legion Post 44 (Post) which serves the City of Monrovia will be having their annual Pancake Breakfast on Nov. 11 from 8 – 11:30 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church (740…

Monrovia Crumbles in Season-Ending Loss to Palm Desert
Sports

Monrovia Crumbles in Season-Ending Loss to Palm Desert

By Aaron Valdez Monrovia football looked to make big noise in this year’s Division IX CIF playoffs, but their efforts ultimately fell short as it lost 52-28 to Palm Desert in the first round on Friday. Already feeling deflated from last week’s defeat to San Marino – which lost them the Rio Hondo League title…

Election Results for Monrovia School Board
News

Election Results for Monrovia School Board

The Monrovia Unified School District (MUSD) can now welcome two new board members. Monrovia voters have had their say and selected Maritza Travanti and Selene Lockerbie  to serve on the MUSD governing board. Maritza Travanti, a senior policy analyst with the IRS, ran on issues such as declining enrollment and the resulting loss of funding…