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Arcadia Crime Blotters: Aug. 13 – Aug. 19
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Arcadia Crime Blotters: Aug. 13 – Aug. 19

Aug. 13 Shortly before 1:10 a.m., an officer responded to the Santa Anita Race Track, 285 West Huntington Drive, regarding a battery report. The officer discovered an altercation occurred between an ex-boyfriend and ex-girlfriend resulting in the female suspect punching the male victim multiple times in the face. The 25-year-old female from Los Angeles was…

Arcadia Fire Department Responds to Gold Line Train Fire
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Arcadia Fire Department Responds to Gold Line Train Fire

On Saturday, Aug. 19  At 4:50 a.m., Truck 105, Engine 105, Engine 106, Engine 107, Rescue Ambulance 105, and Battalion 105 responded to the Arcadia Gold Line Station on a reported train fire. Upon arrival, fire personnel found a Metro Gold Line train with smoke coming from the undercarriage of the first railcar. Train personnel…

DUI Training for Officers Takes on New Meaning after Proposition 64
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DUI Training for Officers Takes on New Meaning after Proposition 64

Impaired driving due to alcohol and drugs is a chronic problem that endangers public safety. With voter approval of Proposition 64, which in Nov. 2016 legalized adult recreational marijuana use in California, law enforcement officials began looking for new and novel ways to address the public safety issues. In Jan. 2017, District Attorney Jackie Lacey…

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When the Moon Hits the Sun…That’s Solar Eclipse

Hundreds witness the amazing phenomenon Monday Morning in Monrovia Photos and Story by Terry Miller On Monday, Aug. 21, a total solar eclipse, frequently referred to as the “Great American Eclipse,” was visible within a band across the entire contiguous United States passing from the Pacific to the Atlantic coast. In other countries it was only visible as…

View the First Solar Eclipse In 99 Years In Style
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View the First Solar Eclipse In 99 Years In Style

Vistajet offers customers a rare viewing opportunity for an astounding $12,500 per hour VistaJet will be offering customers the opportunity to experience and observe the American Solar Eclipse, appearing for the first time in 99 years on Aug. 21. The coast-to-coast National Eclipse and astronomical phenomenon will be visible in the United States from approximately 10:15…

Man Sentenced For Beating Death of USC Grad Student
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Man Sentenced For Beating Death of USC Grad Student

A 21-year-old man was sentenced Wednesday, Aug. 16 to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the 2014 murder of a University of Southern California graduate student, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced. In June, Andrew Garcia was found guilty of one count each of first-degree murder, robbery, attempted robbery and…

Arcadia Crime Blotters: Aug 6 – Aug 12
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Arcadia Crime Blotters: Aug 6 – Aug 12

Aug. 6 Shortly before 2:02 p.m., an officer responded to the Santa Anita Mall, 400 South Baldwin Avenue, regarding a stolen vehicle report. The officer determined an unknown suspect stole the victim’s locked vehicle sometime between 1:30 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. The unoccupied vehicle was later located in the mall parking lot. No suspects were…

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Arcadia Community Raises Over $11,000 for Fairview Fire Victims

Organizations rally together to help fire victims and demonstrate the true meaning of community By Monica Sanchez After Arcadia residents were displaced from their homes in the aftermath of the Fairview fire, the Arcadia Firefighters Association decided to host a private dinner for the displaced families last Thursday night, Aug. 10, at the Assistance League….

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