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Girl Scout Cookie Booths to Accept Credit Cards …Right from Your Phone

There is even an App to help you find where you can purchase mass quantities of Cookies Perhaps some things have really just gotten too expensive. But buying Girl Scout cookies with a credit card seems a little too much…but then again have you...

Firefighters Rescue Two Cats from House Fire

Two cats were rescued by the Pasadena Fire Dept. Saturday during the course of a fire on Marengo. One feline had stopped breathing, but was revived using CPR according to PFD. The cats were transported for medical attention to the Humane Society. Both are...

63 Pounds of Erectile Dysfunction Chemical Found in Passenger’s Luggage at LAX

63 Pounds of Erectile Dysfunction Chemical Found in Passenger's Luggage at LAX Tadalafil Estimated Domestic Value is $179,000 U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), Tom Bradley International Terminal stopped the attempt to smuggle over 63.3 pounds of tadalafil,...

Police Blotters 1/12/12

Arcadia PD Sunday, January 1: At about 2:10 a.m., an officer conducted an enforcement stop on a vehicle for a broken headlight and lane swerving on Santa Anita Avenue at Colorado Boulevard. Upon contact with the driver, the officer detected an odor of alcohol emitting from...

So Cal Gas Launches Annual Winter Campaign to Assist Low-Income Families

Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) launched its annual winter assistance campaign, the Gas Assistance Fund, which provides a one-time grant in the amount of the bill, up to $100, for low-income families. The program is funded by the generous contributions from customers, employees, and...

Documentary Screening about Female Reproductive Health in Afghanistan Featuring an Award-Winning Short Film “Where are the Men?” Feb 1.

The Woman's Club of Arcadia will be hosting a luncheon to support global women's health and development, in particular in Afghanistan - a country with world's second highest maternal mortality rate. This event will feature a unique and informative presentation by Taraneh Salke, the Executive Director of Family...

Portantino Blows the Whistle on Legislature’s Lack of Whistleblower Proctection

Introduces Measure (AB 1378) to Protect Employees of State Legislature -Photo by Terry Miller Each year, thousands of Californians do the right thing by reporting waste, fraud, violations of law, and political corruption. When they do the right thing, they are protected from retaliation under...

Pasadena’s 2012 State of the City Event is Jan. 26

-Bill Bogaard at a recent State of the City event - Photo by Terry Miller "Spotlight on Performance" is the theme of Pasadena Mayor Bill Bogaard's 2012 State of the City event scheduled Thursday, Jan. 26, at A Noise Within, 3352 E. Foothill Blvd. Doors...

Arcadia’s Baldwin Stocker Elementary and Pasadena’s Roosevelt Elementary – Nominated for National Blue Ribbon Honor

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson today announced the selection of 35 public schools as California's nominees to the 2012 National Blue Ribbon Schools Program (BRSP), which recognizes some of the highest-performing and most improved schools in the nation. Two area schools include Arcadia's...

First Lt. Oliver Goodall Post Office to be dedicated in Honor of Local Tuskegee Airman

-Photo by Terry Miller The U.S. Post Office at 281 E. Colorado Blvd. will be renamed the First Lt. Oliver Goodall Post Office in memory of the Altadena resident and member of the famed Tuskegee Airmen. The event is scheduled from 9 to 11:30 a.m....
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