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Monrovia Fire & Rescue to Get New Ladder Truck

Courtesy photo / City of Monrovia A small group of Monrovia firefighters is currently in Pennsylvania conducting the final inspection on a new KME ladder truck, according to Friday’s City Manager’s Update. This is the last step before...

Report Bulky Items and Be Entered to Win a Gift Card

Courtesy photo / U.S. Air Force Have you seen bulky items around town? If you report them to Public Works, you will be entered into a raffle for a $50 gift card to a Monrovia business.

BLM Activists Hope to Get Some Input at the Next Monrovia City Council Meeting

BLM Protests
After weeks of protests at Library Park in Monrovia and endless discussions on race relations and police brutality in the wake of George Floyd’s murder at the knee of a white police officer in May, activists in the community say they’ve had enough and want...

Where to Recycle E-Waste in Monrovia

Courtesy photo by Gary Chan on Unsplash The Public Works Yard, located at 600 S. Mountain Ave., has a designated fenced location for residents to discard the following accepted items: Batteries.Cellphones.Computers.Copiers.DVD players.Fax machines.Fluorescent light bulbs.Hard drives.Microwaves.Monitors.Stereos.Televisions.VCRs.

Motorist Brandishes Firearm at Monrovia Protesters

The Monrovia protests this week have all been peaceful. - Photo by Terry Miller / Beacon Media News During one of the more vocal protests at Monrovia Library Park, on June 3 at 5:26 p.m. demonstrators were peacefully...

Community Report: Vigil for George Floyd

The Pasadena branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and the National Association of Day Labors (NDLON) along with faith leaders form the Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance (IMA) and the Community Clergy Coalition (CCC) will be leading a...

Construction Impacts Traffic on Myrtle Avenue

Courtesy photo by awsloley from Pixabay  Myrtle Avenue will be partially closed due to construction work and equipment staging as a part of the development project in the 800 block of South Myrtle. In order to facilitate a safe construction zone,...

Monrovia Canyon Park to Open on Tuesday, Reservations Required

Map of modifications made at Canyon Park. – Courtesy illustration / City of Monrovia Monrovia Canyon Park will reopen to the public on Tuesday, May 26. All park visitors must have a reservation to access the trails in Canyon...

Monrovia Canyon Park to Remain Closed Until May 26

Canyon Park
Canyon Park. – Courtesy photo / Monrovia Public Library (CC BY 2.0) The City of Monrovia is working to reopen Canyon Park, which will remain closed until May 26, while implementing health guidelines to keep park...

Facebook Watch Party for Monrovia Days This Saturday

Hal Leavens, the "Unofficial Mayor" of Monrovia puts on his party hat in time for this weekend’s virtual Monrovia Days. - Photo by Terry Miller / Beacon Media News Two weeks ago, scores of Monrovia Kiwanians took to...

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