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    EDITOR’S PICK Monrovia Days Community Festival at Library Park, May 17 from 5-10 p.m., May 18 from 9 a.m. – 10 p.m., and May 19 from 11 a.m. – 6...

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Monrovia Public Library Building Celebrates 10th Anniversary

On May 16, the City of Monrovia celebrated the 10th anniversary of the Monrovia Public Library building. The 28,000-square foot library held its grand opening on May 16, 2009. Placed in the heart of the community, the building is a welcoming space where Monrovia youth, adults and families gather to enjoy enriched experiences. Originally conceived in...
Community

Monrovia FD’s Wildfire Preparation Event This Sunday

As the events of the past few years have illustrated, a tragic wildfire can strike at any time and so Monrovia Fire & Rescue urges everyone to begin preparing for the next wildfire now. In order to help the community prepare, they will be hosting a Wildfire Community Preparedness Day on Sunday, May 26, from...

Business
Last Chance to Submit Your Readers’ Choice Nominations
Business

Last Chance to Submit Your Readers’ Choice Nominations

Today, May 16, is the last chance to nominate your favorite businesses to be featured in this year’s Readers’ Choice. Here is how you can nominate your favorites: Visit this link: ly/RC19nominate. The link will take you to the website where you are asked to select a business category. After you select a category, write…

Opinion
Career Corner: Salary Laws – Are They Helping?
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Career Corner: Salary Laws – Are They Helping?

By Angela Copeland I hope you’ve heard the exciting news! Many states and some cities have updated their hiring laws. In many places, employers can no longer ask your current salary. And, in some, the laws are even more specific. In California, if a candidate asks for the salary range for a job, the company…

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Education
Monrovia Unified Offers Students Alternative Approach to Learning With Tuition-free Independent Study
Education

Monrovia Unified Offers Students Alternative Approach to Learning With Tuition-free Independent Study

Mountain Park School, a K-12 tuition-free Independent Study School option provided by Monrovia Unified School District, offers flexibility to non-traditional students – some of whom are pursuing professional careers in acting or athletics. Mountain Park exposes students to career pathways, extra-curricular programs, and early college opportunities that exist at Monrovia High School to help with…

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