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Record Crowd Celebrated 243rd Birthday of San Gabriel Mission

Record Crowd Celebrated 243rd Birthday of San Gabriel Mission

-Courtesy photo An estimated record crowd of 23,000 people helped celebrate San Gabriel Mission’s 243rd birthday on Aug. 29-31, with many festivities at its annual fiesta that is…

Calendar! What’s Happening This Week

Calendar! What’s Happening This Week

Happening in Alhambra May 23 – USC Family caregiver support center “Caring Conversations” for those who are taking care of an adult family member or friend with Alzheimer’s,…

Four Citrus College Owls Named to CCCSCA Scholar-Athlete Team

Four Citrus College Owls Named to CCCSCA Scholar-Athlete Team

From left to right. Alyssa Dunn, Jordyn Haynes, Sheyla Sanchez, and Jessica Tullius were all named to the inagural CCCSCA Scholar-Athlete Team. Four Citrus College Women’s Soccer athletes…

Current News

18-year-old runs for State Assembly; Will challenge Chris Holden’s seat

18-year-old runs for State Assembly; Will challenge Chris Holden’s seat

By SHEL SEGAL He might be the youngest candidate ever to run for statewide office…

Towing contract for the city of Irwindale comes under fire

Towing contract for the city of Irwindale comes under fire

By SHEL SEGAL The towing contract for the city of Irwindale has come under fire…

Education

Arcadia Teacher of Year could shake up the teacher tenure debate

By SHEL SEGAL As this year’s Teacher of the Year recipient for the Arcadia Unified…

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Arcadia students conduct research in South Africa

By SHEL SEGAL Summer might be just about over, but for Arcadia teenagers Sarah Wang and Kelly Chang it was one to remember. Both volunteers at the Los…

We’ve Seen a Version of The Drop, But It’s Worth Watching

By Michael James Gonzalez The list is long and distinguished of classic New York crime dramas. So long in fact that enough films have been made since the…

Aids Service Center Hosts the Art of Perfection Event

In what is to be considered as the Foundation’s most colorful event to date, the AIDS Service Center of Los Angeles welcomes supporters, aficionados, and connoisseurs to an…

56th Annual Pasadena GreekFest Outdoor Festival Returns To Santa Anita Park Sept 19-21

56th Annual Pasadena GreekFest Outdoor Festival Returns To Santa Anita Park Sept 19-21

-Courtesy photo If you’re in the mood for fabulous homemade Greek food you’ll love the atmosphere at the 56thAnnual Pasadena Greek Fest at Santa Anita Park on September…

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Crime

Former Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputy Facing Child Porn Charges

A former Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy is scheduled to be arraigned last week on child pornography charges, the Los Angeles…

ICE arrests 9 and recovers $65 Million in cash in Fashion District bust

ICE arrests 9 and recovers $65 Million in cash in Fashion District bust

Federal authorities Wednesday arrested nine people and seized approximately $65 million in cash in a massive sweep of the Fashion District…

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Art of the Garden tour – Sunday, April 13

Creative Arts Group’s 20th annual Art of the Garden tour will take place Sunday, April 13th from 10:30-4:30 pm. Four outstanding residential gardens in the San Marino/Pasadena…

Organic Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

Learn how to grow fruits and vegetables organically in your home garden! You’ll be saving money at the grocery store while contributing to the healthy lifestyle of…

Design Sense

Lian Dolan book signing at Pasadena Showcase House of Design

Lian Dolan book signing at Pasadena Showcase House of Design

Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts (PSHA) welcomes best selling author, Lian Dolan, to the 2013 Pasadena Showcase House of Design for a book signing of her…

Empty house party gets designers in the mood

Empty house party gets designers in the mood

The gala empty house party on Friday put on by Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts was another in s string of huge successes for the philanthropic…

Travel

Farewell to the Land Down Under

Farewell to the Land Down Under

By: Bailee Weisz and Nathan Wong Final week. It’s hard to believe that our trip is coming to an end. This month has been nothing short of…

Greg’s Getaway – Forever Houseboat Vacation

Greg’s Getaway – Forever Houseboat Vacation

There was a beautiful, serene calmness on Lake Mohave as we eased our pontoon in to Owl Point Cove to board our houseboat for the weekend. We…

Education

AHS 2nd Annual Rockin’ Reunion Oct 4

Arcadia, California, Saturday, October 4, 2014, 5:00-11:00 PM: The Arcadia High School Rockin’ Reunion Committee is happy to announce the “AHS 2nd Annual Rockin’ Reunion” to be…

Sidney D. Gamble Lecture Series Presents Pioneers of Modernism: Arts and Crafts in Australia

Author/professor Harriet Edquist discusses how the Australian Arts and Crafts movement set the stage for Modernism in Australia on September 30, 2014. The popular Sidney D. Gamble…

Real Estate Notes

Controller Chiang Looking for Probate Referees

State Controller John Chiang announced Tuesday that his office will be conducting qualifying examinations for Probate Referee appointments in Northern and Southern California on October 18, 2014.…

Is A Buyer’s Market Right Around the Bend?

By Hugo Torres 50%!!!! That’s right. In 2013 50% of homes (as accounted by the California Association of REALTORS) sold for more than the asking price. And…

Obituaries

SHEREE C. WOODS

SHEREE C. WOODS

SHEREE C. WOODS May 20, 1965 – September 1, 2014 Evangelist Sheree Caroline Woods, 49, of Duarte, California, went to be with the Lord on Monday afternoon…

Joanna Marie Singleton

Joanna Marie Singleton

My loving wife who lived in Sierra Madre for over 25 years passed away August 11, 2013 at Santa Teresita Manor in Duarte, CA. Joanna was a…

Police Blotters

Police Blotters – 5/16/13

Arcadia PD Sunday, May 5: At about 1:09 a.m., an officer was dispatched to the 200 block of North Second Avenue regarding a battery investigation. Three suspects…

Police Blotters 3/14/13

Arcadia PD Sunday, March 3: At approximately 9:00 a.m., an officer responded to the 100 block of El Dorado Street in regards to a report of mail…

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