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Career Corner: The Importance of Thanks
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Career Corner: The Importance of Thanks

By Angela Copeland The holidays are here again. Along with the turkey, stuffing, and loved ones, there’s more to consider. This season is a time of giving thanks. One of the topics I’m often asked to speak about is personal branding. And, part of your personal brand comes across in the way that you say…

Super Siblings!
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Super Siblings!

  Are these cuties or what? BUDDY & VIOLET, age 4 months, are tuxedo twins! Violet has the pointed white blaze, and Buddy’s blaze is more squared. They are both social and being fostered together, so would be nice if they were adopted together. Adoption fee is $100 for both, which includes spay, microchip, exam &…

Monrovia Old Town Report (11/30/17)
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Monrovia Old Town Report (11/30/17)

By Pam Fitzpatrick What a wonderful weekend just passed:  Black Friday, then Small Business Saturday with the arrival of Santa Claus in Old Town and the uplifting Spark of Love Toy Drive.  Who says Amazon has taken over the world?  Yes, online shopping was at an all-time high, but the malls didn’t suffer and neither…

Feline Thankful?
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Feline Thankful?

Gorgeous AURORA would be so thankful to find a home!! She’s a beautiful Maine Coon, age 3, smart, young, healthy, glamorous & fluffy! Loves to play with the cat teaser and nap on a pile of laundry.  Aurora is learning that attention and gentle petting are the nearest things to heaven! Aurora should be the…

Why Choose Citrus College?
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Why Choose Citrus College?

By Dr. Barbara R. Dickerson Citrus Community College District Board of Trustees Those of us who are fortunate enough to live in the San Gabriel Valley enjoy wonderful amenities—great weather, diverse recreational venues, exciting job opportunities and, of course, a variety options for higher education. Given the number of community colleges and four-year institutions in…

5 Tips New Investors Should Know
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5 Tips New Investors Should Know

By Jean D. Koehler If you are just getting started on investing, it’s important to get a grasp on the basics. A proper perspective from the beginning may improve your opportunities for long-term investment success. Here are five concepts that can be helpful for new investors to understand: 1) If you are young, time is…

Career Corner: What is Your Biggest Weakness?
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Career Corner: What is Your Biggest Weakness?

By Angela Copeland One of the favorite interview questions of hiring managers continues to be, “What is your biggest weakness?” This is a tough question all the way around. If you are too honest, you may eliminate yourself from consideration and not get the job at all. But, if you’re not honest enough, you may…

Monrovia Old Town Report 11/23/17
Columns, Community

Monrovia Old Town Report 11/23/17

By Pam Fitzpatrick As I’m writing this week’s column, everyone is preparing for Thanksgiving and all of the food, family and fun it brings.  I suspect my family mirrors that of many of our readers – we’ll have fewer places around the table (in in our case, around the living room with food trays) this…

Letter to the Editor: Reader Loves Italy
Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Reader Loves Italy

Dear Editor, Now that Italy will no longer allow the exploitation of animals for entertainment, I have another reason (besides its pasta and its music) to love that country: “The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.” – Mohandas Ghandi What a noble sentiment!…

Letter to the Editor
Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, Sadly, some vocal elements would like to delay, erase, demean or refashion the Citywide Historical Protection Ordinance to meet their narrow views. Will their attack succeed or will other residents step up and defend this proposed ordinance? A lively diversity among the 11 districts, 188 historic resources & 12 non-building resources deserves respect…

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