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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.

MOHPG Hosts a Historic Walking Tour
Community

MOHPG Hosts a Historic Walking Tour

The Monrovia Historic Preservation Group (MOHPG) will be conducting a walking tour in Downtown Monrovia on Saturday, Aug. 3, starting at 10 a.m. Monrovia has a long and varied history that will be covered during the tour. This is an opportunity for residents and visitors alike to learn more about the city and how it…

Monrovia Crime Blotter July 18-24
Crime

Monrovia Crime Blotter July 18-24

July 18 At 3:09 p.m., officers were dispatched to the intersection of Myrtle and Evergreen where two vehicles collided. One driver had a complaint of pain and was treated by Monrovia Fire Paramedics before being transported to a hospital. This investigation is continuing. At 4:34 p.m., a male subject came to the police department to…

Monrovia Has Dedicated Community Gardeners
Community

Monrovia Has Dedicated Community Gardeners

By Susan Motander Last Saturday, the city held the formal dedication of Monrovia’s first community garden around the church at the corner of Magnolia and Colorado. The dedicated gardeners who manage their own private spaces in the garden have been at work for several weeks establishing their gardens. Mountainside Communion Church is playing host to the…

Monrovia DUI Checkpoint
News

Monrovia DUI Checkpoint

Monrovia Police Department will be conducting a DUI / CDL checkpoint on Tuesday night, July 23, 2019. Vehicles entering the checkpoint will be stopped. Drivers will then evaluated for being under the influence of alcohol and checked for having a valid driver’s license. Over the course of the past three years, there have been 127…

News

Phony Funeral Solicitor in Monrovia Fakes Man’s Death

At 11 p.m. on Wednesday, July 3, 2019 Hetty Chang, from NBC4 News reported a man had been soliciting around Monrovia asking for funds for “his brother’s” funeral. “His brother” however is very much alive and in fact has no relation to the solicitor. It took the family of the individual whose face is plastered…

Monrovia Man Sentenced to Life
Crime

Monrovia Man Sentenced to Life

A Monrovia man was sentenced Wednesday to life in state prison for kidnapping and sexually assaulting four women he lured by offering them money or drugs, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced. Jason Chung Chien Yu (born Jan. 15, 1976) was found guilty last month of three counts of sodomy by use of…

San Gabriel Valley Choral Company Concert in Monrovia
Arts & Entertainment

San Gabriel Valley Choral Company Concert in Monrovia

The award-winning San Gabriel Valley Choral Company (SGVCC) invites the public to attend “Stage to Screen,” a celebration of musicals that have been turned into films, on Saturday at 7:30 pm at the stunning historic architectural landmark, St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Monrovia. The choir will perform selections from Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim’s masterpiece “West Side Story,”…

Monrovia Police Chaplain Set to Retire
Community

Monrovia Police Chaplain Set to Retire

For the past seven years, Chaplain Jerry Johnson has served as an integral member of the Police Department team. The pastoral care that he has offered to all people, regardless of race, sex, creed, or religion will be missed. In honor of Johnson’s service and commitment to his community a special celebration will take place…

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