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Defeating The Dorm Room Doldrums

Dorm room décor has changed a lot since I wandered the hallowed halls of matriculation. Back then, it was all we could do to cover up the cinderblock walls with Janes Addiction or Johnny Depp posters (he has staying power, no?). Generally speaking, decorating a dorm room is pretty simple, since much of the furniture…

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Defeating The Dorm Room Doldrums

Dorm room décor has changed a lot since I wandered the hallowed halls of matriculation. Back then, it was all we could do to cover up the cinderblock walls with Janes Addiction or Johnny Depp posters (he has staying power, no?). Generally speaking, decorating a dorm room is pretty simple, since much of the furniture…

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When Your Soul is on Fire

Perhaps our souls are burning along with the forest as we experience the shock, sadness, anger, fear and confusion of watching the mountains, once rich with life, turn desolate moonscape. In a stupor of smoke, we watch homes evaporate, and wonder if ours might be next.  With ravaged hearts, we mourn brave heros, and imagine…

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Monrovia Growers to Sponsor Citrus College’s “Taste of Autumn”

Monrovia Growers will once again sponsor the Citrus College Foundation’s annual food and wine tasting event, A Taste of Autumn.  The event will take place on Sunday, October 4 from 4 to 8 p.m. on the college’s campus. Monrovia Growers is a national grower of ornamental plants and shrubs that are sold in independent nurseries…

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When Your Soul Is In Fire

Perhaps our souls are burning along with the forest as we experience the shock, sadness, anger, fear and confusion of watching the mountains, once rich with life, turn desolate moonscape. In a stupor of smoke, we watch homes evaporate, and wonder if ours might be next.  With ravaged hearts, we mourn brave heros, and imagine…

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Antonovich Offers $50,000 Reward for Station Fire Arsonist

Following last week’s announcement by Governor Schwarzenegger that the state would be offering a $100,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individual(s) responsible for the Station Fire, Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich announced this week that he will be offering an additional $50,000 reward. The motion will be…

Santa Anita Taken Off Auction Block
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Santa Anita Taken Off Auction Block

Magna Entertainment, which owns Santa Anita Race Track, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in March of this year. Since then, the owners had hoped for a flurry of bids for the huge, historic and valuable piece of Arcadia real estate known as the Santa Anita Racetrack. According to reports, however, no acceptable opening bid has…

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Services Set for Mark Dickson

Mark Dickson, who died on August 31, will be remembered at a service this Wednesday at 3:00 p.m. The service will be held at Douglas and Zook Chapel of Remembrance, 600 East Foothill Blvd., Monrovia.In lieu of flowers, remembrances in his honor may be submitted to the S.S. Lane Victory Ship at S.S. Lane Victory…

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