Date: May 16th, 2019

May 17 – May 23
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May 17 – May 23

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 p.m. (321 S. Myrtle Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016). This three-day celebration will have everything from live music, carnival rides and food, to a pie eating…

Improvements Coming Monrovia Library Calendar
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Improvements Coming Monrovia Library Calendar

The Monrovia Public Library has been in talks with Library Market, a firm which provides interactive and user-friendly calendar management software, to enhance the library’s calendar. Benefits of partnering with the firm would include: A user-friendly interface that is mobile-friendly. Site administrators would be able to easily enter and update program information. Software can be…

Last Chance to Submit Your Readers’ Choice Nominations
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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…

Pasadena Mental Health Center Meets Critical Need for Counseling, Trains Next Generation of Therapists
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Pasadena Mental Health Center Meets Critical Need for Counseling, Trains Next Generation of Therapists

By Emily Glory Peters Therapy. Scorned by some, salvation for others—and inaccessible to many who need it. Back in 1965, a new counseling center sought to change that. Pasadena Mental Health Center (PMHC) opened its doors with one focus in mind: to put high-quality, affordable therapy within reach of the city’s most vulnerable citizens. Fast-forward…

Port Wine, Food and History in Porto, Portugal
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Port Wine, Food and History in Porto, Portugal

By Greg Aragon After three nights in Madrid, Spain, my friend and I continued our impromptu tour of Southern Europe with a last minute trip to the beautiful waterfront city of Porto, Portugal. Neither one of us had been to Portugal before, so we figured that since we were only about 350 miles away, we…

SCE Undertakes Many Projects in Monrovia
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SCE Undertakes Many Projects in Monrovia

Beginning in late May, construction crews and inspectors from Southern California Edison (SCE) will be coordinating a significant electrical system undergrounding improvement project that will impact Myrtle Avenue. The construction work, which is anticipated to last six to eight weeks, will involve trenching and excavating portions of the 800 block of South Myrtle Avenue, along…

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