Date: August 19th, 2019

Two Monrovia Men Arrested in Pasadena Homicide Case
Crime

Two Monrovia Men Arrested in Pasadena Homicide Case

Prosecutors have filed murder charges against two Monrovia residents accused of shooting 24-year-old Anthony Michael Tafoya Ortiz during a drug deal and robbery that turned violent in Pasadena earlier this month. The police department will not release any specific details regarding the incident. On Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, at about 4:30 p.m., 24-year-old Lamarr Marquise…

Business

Beacon Media News Attends Job and Career Fair

Hosted by the Asian-American Economic Development Enterprises, the Job Fair took place at Almansor Court in Alhambra.  Top employers from around Southern California were on hand to offer full-time, part-time, entry-level, and internships.  For more information about other events hosted by the AAEDE, contact them (626) 572-7021 or www.aaede.info.

Derby Racing Returns to Monrovia’s Old Town
Arts & Entertainment

Derby Racing Returns to Monrovia’s Old Town

By Susan Motander Soapbox-style racing is returning to Old Town this September. The Monrovia Old Town Derby will take place on Sept. 7 in conjunction with the 29th Annual Street Rods Forever Car Show in Old Town. With Delaware Financial as its principal sponsor, and the Street Rods Car Club playing host, soapbox derby-style racers will once again whisk…

Monrovia Crime Blotters: Aug. 8 – Aug. 14
Crime

Monrovia Crime Blotters: Aug. 8 – Aug. 14

Aug. 8 Aug. 8 at 11:13 p.m., officers were on patrol in the 1600 block of S. Myrtle when they observed two subjects loitering in Station Square Park after closing hours. They contacted the subjects, and the investigation revealed they were both parolees and both were found to be in possession of controlled substances. Both…

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