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Methodist Hospital Foundation Raises Fat Tuesday Cash

Methodist Hospital Foundation Raises Fat Tuesday Cash

Mardi Gras, or “Fat Tuesday,” is the last day of the Carnival season and it always lands on the day before Ash Wednesday, which is the first day…

Arcadia Rotary Searching for Sponsors for the Field of Honor

Arcadia Rotary Searching for Sponsors for the Field of Honor

By Susan Motander The Arcadia Rotary Club is hosting a Field of Honor: One thousand U.S. flags standing in formation along Huntington Drive and Santa Anita Avenue in…

The Changing Face of Arcadia: Commercial Brokerage Firm Submits Proposal for Downtown Districts

The Changing Face of Arcadia: Commercial Brokerage Firm Submits Proposal for Downtown Districts

By Susan Motander Most cities have a downtown commercial district. Some have more than one. Arcadia has an embarrassment of riches with five separate business districts. Last year…

Education

Arcadia Spartans Fall in Historic Game Against Santa Fe Cougars

Arcadia Spartans Fall in Historic Game Against Santa Fe Cougars

By Jonathan Tsou On Feb. 2, the First Avenue Middle School Spartans’ soccer team played…

February College Search Guide

The Road To College By May S. Ruiz Freshman: Your children are well into the…

AHS Constitution Team Wins State Finals in Bakersfield

AHS Constitution Team Wins State Finals in Bakersfield

The Arcadia High School (AHS) Constitution Team won the State Finals in Bakersfield last Saturday.…

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Entertainment

See the Hottest Movie Costumes ‘In the Flesh’

See the Hottest Movie Costumes ‘In the Flesh’

Free 24th Annual Costume Exhibition in Los Angeles By Courtney Blackburn Admit it: the best part of Disney’s 2015 live-action “Cinderella” remake was the dress. That blue, shimmering,…

‘The Taylor Guitar Book: 40 Years of Great American Flattops’

‘The Taylor Guitar Book: 40 Years of Great American Flattops’

By Terry Miller 1974 was an incredible year not only in music but for one of the loves of my life, my British MG roadster, the last of…

Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet as a Street Performance at ANW

Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet as a Street Performance at ANW

By May S. Ruiz  Beginning this upcoming Valentine’s Day through May 8, A Noise Within (ANW) will be staging the greatest love story of all time – William…

Arcadia ‘LoveFest 14’ – Youth Event at Our Savior Lutheran Church

Arcadia ‘LoveFest 14’ – Youth Event at Our Savior Lutheran Church

On Saturday, Feb. 13th and Sunday, Feb. 14th, our Savior Lutheran Church in Arcadia will present LoveFest 14, a unique event for teens and adults of all ages…

‘Deathtrap’ Brings Mystery-Comedy to Sierra Madre Playhouse

‘Deathtrap’ Brings Mystery-Comedy to Sierra Madre Playhouse

By Fran Syverson Wow! Talk about a killer play! “Deathtrap” comes alive (and brings death) in this compelling comedic mystery now at the Sierra Madre Playhouse. To describe…

Actors Marion Ross and Ian McNeice Join Hundreds in Support of KCET at the British Consul’s Residence

Actors Marion Ross and Ian McNeice Join Hundreds in Support of KCET at the British Consul’s Residence

By Terry Miller   Last Monday evening, Jan. 11, Beacon Media was invited to an exclusive event to honor one of the most popular shows on KCET, “Doc Martin.”…

Crime

Transient Sentenced for Attacking Arcadia Police Officers

A homeless man was sentenced to two years in state prison to be served in county jail for attacking two Arcadia…

Mother Sentenced to Prison for Killing Her Young Children

Mother Sentenced to Prison for Killing Her Young Children

A 32-year-old woman was sentenced on Feb. 1, 2016 to life in state prison without the possibility of parole for fatally…

IRS Repeats Warning about Phone Scams

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) continue to hear from taxpayers who have…

Man Awaiting Extradition Charged With Murdering Teenage Nephews in Arcadia

Man Awaiting Extradition Charged With Murdering Teenage Nephews in Arcadia

A 44-year-old man is facing extradition from Hong Kong to face murder charges for killing two nephews in Arcadia, the Los…

Business

Business Profile: Jon’s Rugs

Business Profile: Jon’s Rugs

By Gus Herrera When you step inside Designer Rugs & Kilims, aka Jon’s Rugs, in Pasadena you are stepping into much more than your typical antique rug…

Matt Denny’s Ale House Restaurant Corp. Community Contributor of Year

Matt Denny’s Ale House Restaurant has been named Corporate Community Contributor of the Year by the Arcadia Chamber of Commerce. The 17 year-old Matt Denny’s, which is…

Health & Fitness

Cancer Program at Methodist Hospital Earns National Accreditation with Commendation

The Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS) recently granted a Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation to the cancer program at Methodist Hospital of…

Why People Are Obsessed With CrossFit

Why People Are Obsessed With CrossFit

By Ron Burg There is a good chance you have run across someone who seems to be obsessed with CrossFit. This high-intensity conditioning program has many devout…

Arts & Culture

Monthly Art Column

Monthly Art Column

By Jeff Davis There are tons of art galleries sprinkled across the Coachella Valley, the majority of which are located in Palm Springs and Palm Desert. Along…

Contemporary Oeuvre by Alex Israel at the Huntington Art Gallery

Contemporary Oeuvre by Alex Israel at the Huntington Art Gallery

By May S. Ruiz “The Blue Boy” by Thomas Gainsborough is so representative of the Huntington (Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Garden) in San Marino that it…

Sports

Arcadia High Runner Receives Most Prestigious Award in High School Sports

Arcadia High Runner Receives Most Prestigious Award in High School Sports

By Jonathan Tsou Hundreds of thousands of high school cross country athletes attempt to become the fastest runner in the country. Phillip Rocha, an Arcadia High School…

Dining

Business Profile: PizzaRev

Business Profile: PizzaRev

By J. Shadé Quintanilla It is no secret that New York has the reputation for the best pizza, and there is a rumor going around that pizza…

Villa Catrina, Embassy Suites Arcadia ‘Best of Show’ at Taste of Arcadia

Villa Catrina, Embassy Suites Arcadia ‘Best of Show’ at Taste of Arcadia

Top Winners in Judges & People’s Choice categories of Culinary Contest For the second year in a row Villa Catrina Mexican Restaurant won the Best in Show…

Home & Garden

Monrovia, Arcadia, and Duarte Parks Assessment Feb. 17

Monrovia, Arcadia, and Duarte Parks Assessment Feb. 17

The Monrovia Arcadia Duarte Town Council will host a parks assessment event at Pamela Park (2236 Goodall Road, Duarte) on Feb. 17 at 7 p.m. Creating the…

Obituaries

In Memoriam: Mary Virginia Foley

In Memoriam: Mary Virginia Foley

The world lost an elegant and beautiful lady on Jan. 23, 2016, at the age of 89. She has joined her parents, Emmett and Lila Bills, and…

In Memoriam: Robert Thomas Sims, Jr.

In Memoriam: Robert Thomas Sims, Jr.

December 25, 1952 – December 28, 2016 Robert Thomas Sims Jr., passed away Monday, December 28, 2015 in Arcadia, California surrounded by his family. Bob grew up in…

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