Date: February 6th, 2019

Monrovia Police Explorers’ Big Win
News

Monrovia Police Explorers’ Big Win

By Susan Motander If you opted to watch the State of the Union Address and the Democrat response, you missed the Monrovia City Council Meeting held on Tuesday and would therefore have missed the presentation by Monrovia Police Lieutenant Sarah Covarrubias. Her presentation outlined the success of our local Police Explorer Post at the 21st annual Chandler…

Adapting Social Media as a Business Tool
Business

Adapting Social Media as a Business Tool

By Alexis Perez In an era where social media is at its peak, businesses can benefit from integrating and continuing to implement social media into their work space. The addition of social media into an already dynamic sector can create a balance into traditional and new forms of communication between the consumer and the business….

Monrovia Unified Elementary Schools Host Students from China
Education

Monrovia Unified Elementary Schools Host Students from China

More than 100 students from Jiangsu Province, China, visited Monrovia Unified (MUSD) as a part of the culture immersion program from Jiangsu Education Services for International Exchange (JESIE). Over four days, these international students visited Mayflower, Plymouth, and Bradoaks Elementary. At Plymouth Elementary, a Mandarin Dual Immersion school, students quickly connected with international students as…

Rain, Rain and More Rain in San Gabriel Valley
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Rain, Rain and More Rain in San Gabriel Valley

Highway 39 closed in Azusa due to mudslide By Terry Miller “It never rains in southern California,” Albert Hammond laments in 1972. He wasn’t far wrong. The last rainfall season (2017-2018) was the driest for Los Angeles since 2006-2007 and the third driest since rainfall records kept in 1877. We have undeniably been in a long drought in California…

Monrovia Impresses at League Finals as CIF Approaches
Sports

Monrovia Impresses at League Finals as CIF Approaches

By Aaron Valdez With the grueling regular season out of the way, the Monrovia wrestling team has proved its worth as the team shifts its focus to CIF action in the coming weeks. The Wildcats are coming off an impressive showing at the Rio Hondo League finals on Jan. 30. On the boys’ side, every…