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Two More Microbreweries Are Being Proposed in Monrovia
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Two More Microbreweries Are Being Proposed in Monrovia

By Susan Motander According to Community Development Director, Craig Jimenez, two more microbreweries are looking to open here in Monrovia. The two are looking to open next door to one another on West Maple Avenue. Both are looking to manufacture small batch brews and both plan to have small tasting rooms at the facilities when…

Holden Seeking Nominations for Woman of Distinction Award
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Holden Seeking Nominations for Woman of Distinction Award

By Susan Motander Assembly Member Chris Holden is looking for nominations for his Woman of Distinction honor. Each year in honor of Woman’s History Month the Assemblyman names of Woman of Distinction in each of the ten cities he represents. These communities include La Verne, Monrovia, South Pasadena, Upland, Claremont, Pasadena, Altadena, Rancho Cucamonga, Sierra Madre,…

Monrovia’s Santa Fe Depot re-dedication Slated Feb 25
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Monrovia’s Santa Fe Depot re-dedication Slated Feb 25

By Susan Motander The date has been set for the re-dedication of the historic Santa Fe Depot next to the Monrovia Gold Line Metro Station. For more than a year the depot has been under restoration Daylight Limited, a subsidiary of Samuelson & Fettter, the local developers. The ceremony will be held on Sunday, February…

Monrovia Police Captain Alan Sanvictores is New Chief of Police
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Monrovia Police Captain Alan Sanvictores is New Chief of Police

By Susan Motander City Manager Oliver Chi has announced that Captain Alan Sanvictores will be appointed Chief of Police when the current Chief, Jim Hunt, retires next month. Sanvictores has been with the Monrovia Police department for 22 years, first as a recruit, moving up to Police Officer, then Agent, Detective, Sergeant, Lieutenant, and now…

Monrovia Fire Department, Red Cross Install Smoke Alarms
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Monrovia Fire Department, Red Cross Install Smoke Alarms

  By Susan Motander Last week the Monrovia Fire Department, members of its Community Emergency Response Team, and the local chapter of the American Red Cross gathered at the Monrovia Mobile Home Estates on Huntington Drive.  The volunteers were there to check the smoke detectors of all the residents who requested assistance.     Teams went…

Time to Register for Fountain to Falls Run/Walk
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Time to Register for Fountain to Falls Run/Walk

  By Susan Motander Monrovia’s 7th annual Fountain to Falls race will be held on Saturday, May 13 starting at 7 a.m. Registrations for participating in the race are being taken on the city’s website: www.cityofmonrovia.org. Early registration is $35 until May 10 or until the maximum number of participant is reached. Only 325 participants are allowed. If space…

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