Month: August, 2018

Photo Contest at Arcadia Public Library
Community

Photo Contest at Arcadia Public Library

  Where in the world is your library card? September is Library Card Month and Arcadia Public Library is celebrating with a photo contest for adults and teens ages 13 and up. Take your Arcadia Public Library card with you on a trip during September—as far away as you can. Take a picture of yourself,…

Arcadia: A Taste of History Looms
Community

Arcadia: A Taste of History Looms

Taste of Arcadia slated Sept. 24 By Staff The Taste of Arcadia is the Arcadia Chamber of Commerce’s most sought-after event; held traditionally on the last Monday in the month of September. Each year the ‘Taste,” as it is fondly known, grows in popularity, with more and more food vendors joining the festivities, more businesses…

Arcadia Elementary Music Program Starts September
Education

Arcadia Elementary Music Program Starts September

The Arcadia Unified School District (AUSD) is providing music instruction for all fourth and fifth grade students starting the week of Sept. 10. Students in fourth and fifth grade will select a music class to attend once a week during school. All parents will need to register their child for a music class by 4…

Tell Your Story at Arcadia Public Library
Community

Tell Your Story at Arcadia Public Library

Digital storytelling workshop Do you have a story about living in Arcadia or about the issues folks face in the community? About what it was like back in the day? About ways you have seen the community change? This is your opportunity to share your story and learn the basics of digital storytelling in order…

Mastering the Art of Gluten-Free Goodies
Business Spotlight

Mastering the Art of Gluten-Free Goodies

By Emily G. Peters Gluten-free. Dairy-free. Vegan. Any one of these dietary restrictions can make the prospect of getting your hands on a tasty baked good tough going. Combine them and you’re looking at saying goodbye to cupcakes forever—right? Not quite. Katie’s Bakery in Pasadena is a name you’re going to want to know, especially…

10 Things You Might Not Know About Diabetes
opinion

10 Things You Might Not Know About Diabetes

By Dr. Tamika Henry, MB, MBA If you are struggling with diabetes, or know someone who is, you probably know all about finger pricking, insulin shots, and blood sugar levels. But did you know, about one third of all people with diabetes actually aren’t aware that they have it? It’s true. A good chunk of…

Arcadia Association of Realtors: Affordability Crunch Dampens Home Sales
Real Estate

Arcadia Association of Realtors: Affordability Crunch Dampens Home Sales

California’s housing market backpedaled in July on an annual basis for the third consecutive month as higher interest rates and rising home prices eroded housing affordability and dampened demand, the Arcadia Association of Realtors (AAR) said today. Closed escrow sales of existing, single-family detached homes in California totaled a seasonally adjusted annualized rate of 406,920…

Aug. 31 – Sept. 6
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Aug. 31 – Sept. 6

EDITOR’S PICK Selena: The Tribute at The Rose – Pasadena, Sept. 1 at 9 p.m. (245 E. Green St., Pasadena, CA 91101). Karla Perez is an amazing singer and performer who is widely recognized as the number one artist doing a loving and respectful tribute to the great Selena Quintanilla. Tickets are $24.50 plus applicable…

Career Corner: The Time to Find a New Job is Now
Columns

Career Corner: The Time to Find a New Job is Now

By Angela Copeland For years, the job market has been tight. I’ve spoken to many job seekers who are suffering through work each day. They aren’t sure what their alternatives are, and they’re not prepared to be unemployed for any length of time. If you can relate, there’s good news for you. All signs indicate…

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