Tag: Arcadia

New Research About Arcadia’s History Found
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New Research About Arcadia’s History Found

  Historian Ed Anderson will be sharing new and original research on the history of Arcadia on Saturday Sept. 29. Anderson will talk about the career and life of “Lucky Baldwin, The Man Who Was Never Licked.” The program will begin at 10 a.m. at the Gilb Museum of Arcadia Heritage. For more information, please…

‘Banned Book Month’ celebrated by Arcadia Book Club
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‘Banned Book Month’ celebrated by Arcadia Book Club

Arcadia Public Library’s Currently Reading Book Club will be having its next meeting Saturday Sept. 29 at 10 a.m. at Paris Baguette, 400 South Baldwin Ave. in Arcadia. The book club will be celebrating “Banned Book Month” by sharing their favorite banned book. This is a free-form book discussion group where one book does not…

Touch-a-Truck Returns to Delight Children in Arcadia
Arts & Entertainment

Touch-a-Truck Returns to Delight Children in Arcadia

Southern California Children’s Museum’s (SCCM) signature Touch-a-Truck event is back. This year, it’s happening on Saturday, Sept. 29, at Santa Anita Park. The event will go from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (with a horn free hour from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.). SCCM’s Touch-a- Truck event is a hands-on learning experience for children to explore a variety of large trucks,…

Arboretum Yoga Instructor Offers Arcadians More than Exercise
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Arboretum Yoga Instructor Offers Arcadians More than Exercise

By Galen Patterson Twice a week, Arcadians gather in the arboretum, one of the few places in Los Angeles County where people can be engulfed in nature, to practice yoga. As the attendees are lead through the poses and breathing exercises, they are instructed by their yoga teacher, Brie Wakeland. Wakeland has been practicing yoga…

Arcadia Resident Exhibits Photography at Gilb Museum
Arts & Entertainment

Arcadia Resident Exhibits Photography at Gilb Museum

The photography of Arcadia resident Jenny Fung will be on exhibit at the Gilb Museum of Arcadia History through Saturday, Dec. 29. This exhibit focuses on the abstract concepts of linear images of Arcadia and how they bring profound introspection and meaning. For more information, call (626) 574-5440 or visit the Gilb Museum’s webpage. The…

Arcadia’s Baldwin Lake Makes History
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Arcadia’s Baldwin Lake Makes History

A “History Lives Here” marker was dedicated at Baldwin Lake last Thursday. The National Register of Historic Places lists the 1885 Queen Anne Cottage, matching coach barn, and nine surrounding acres worthy of recognition and protection. Four of the nine acres comprise Baldwin Lake. A special invitation-only reception was held to unveil the beautiful marker donated by…

Learn to Cook Delicious Meals <br/> with the Instant Pot in Arcadia
Lifestyle

Learn to Cook Delicious Meals
with the Instant Pot in Arcadia

Cookbook author and Instant Pot expert Laurel Randolph will discuss her most recent book, “The Instant Pot No-Pressure Cookbook,” at the Arcadia Public Library’s Cay Mortenson Auditorium Sept. 22 at 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. She will also offer a live cooking demonstration and answer questions about the Instant Pot. Those who attend will learn…

Job Offers Are Like Buses
Columns

Job Offers Are Like Buses

By Angela Copeland The title of my column today may sound a bit confusing. It comes from one of my own mentors. Years ago, when I was finishing graduate school in California, I spent a significant amount of time searching for the right job. I would go to job fairs and networking events as if…

Arcadia Crime Blotters: Sept. 9 – Sept. 15
Crime

Arcadia Crime Blotters: Sept. 9 – Sept. 15

Sept.9 At approximately 12:15 p.m., officers were dispatched to the pharmacy inside Vons, 745 W. Naomi Ave., regarding a theft that had just occurred. An unknown male adult jumped over the counter and stole four bottles of Promethazine Codeine and fled the scene through the emergency exit. The investigation is ongoing. Just after 3 p.m.,…

Arcadia PD Reminds Drivers to Yield to Pedestrians
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Arcadia PD Reminds Drivers to Yield to Pedestrians

A common concern that comes to the attention of the Traffic Bureau is drivers failing to yield to pedestrians. Arcadia PD has seen serious pedestrian-involved collisions in the past and it is always a good time to remind drivers and pedestrians alike of safety precautions. Pedestrian actions, as well as drivers’ actions, are governed by…

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