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Thursday, November 21, 2019

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San Gabriel Valley Teens Receive ‘Youth of the Year’ Award

By May S. Ruiz Arcadia teens Richard and Eric Dong were honored with the ‘Youth of the Year’ distinction during Congresswoman Judy Chu’s 10th Annual Leadership Award ceremonies held last Sunday, July 28, from noon to 3 pm at the Arcadia Community Center. Awards were...

Foothill Unity Center to be Honored by Monrovia Providers Group

The Monrovia Providers Group Awards dinner, “A Night of Recognition” will be held on Sept. 19, 2019, at the Monrovia Tennis Club, located at 158 N. Sunset Place, Monrovia, CA 91016. The reception will begin at 6 p.m. followed by the awards program and dinner...

Do You Have Sustainable Landscaping and Want to Save $25 on Your Water Bill?

If you’ve said yes, you can submit your application for a sustainable landscaping program. Through this program, residential water customers may enter their sustainable landscape to showcase efforts to conserve water. As part of their Water Conservation efforts, the city’s Sustainable Landscape Recognition Program...

Veterans Service Officer (VSO) @ Monrovia Library On Mondays

  The library has partnered with the County of Los Angeles Military and Veterans Affairs Office to coordinate an on-site Veterans Service Officer (VSO). The officer is now available in the Monrovia Public Library’s Veterans Resource Center on Mondays from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m....

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...

Monrovia’s Oak Crest Institute of Science Awarded Major Grant

Oak Crest Institute of Science (Oak Crest), a local non-profit science research and education organization, has been approved for full funding support through the i6 Challenge program under the U.S. Economic Development Administration’s Regional Innovation Strategies (RIS) Program. The prestigious grant award will help fund...

Monrovia Historical Society’s Answer to ‘Antiques Roadshow’

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Ever wanted to bring something to an Antiques Roadshow event and have someone tell you about it? The Monrovia Historical Society will host its own version of the popular show on Aug. 3 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Library Community Room...

Monrovia PD Will Participate in National Night Out

The Monrovia Police Department will participate in National Night Out on Aug. 6 by inviting the community to join them for a hot dog dinner in Library Park starting at 6:30 p.m. This annual event works to promote awareness of crime and drug issues...

Monrovia Community Garden to Host Veggie Gardening 101 Workshop

As part of the Monrovia Community Garden program, the city will coordinate free educational workshops open to the public, not just those renting plots, throughout the year. The first workshop, Veggie Gardening 101, on Saturday, July 27, at 9 a.m. will focus on seasonal...

Mystery Messages on Monrovia Sidewalk Spread Positivity

Author Roy T. Bennett wrote, “Be the reason someone smiles. Be the reason someone feels loved and believes in the goodness in people.” And a mystery Monrovia resident, or group or residents, seems to have taken that message to heart. Monrovia resident Cathee Hill says...
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