Tag: Arcadia

Arcadia Unified Saves Taxpayers Over $40 million by Bond Refinancing
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Arcadia Unified Saves Taxpayers Over $40 million by Bond Refinancing

  Arcadia Unified School District’s Board of Education voted unanimously at its February 28 meeting on a resolution that will save Arcadia taxpayers over $40 million. The savings will come by way of refinancing bonds that were obtained through the Measure I, Facilities Bond. Approved by voters in November 2006, Measure I, or the Arcadia…

Letter to the Editor: ‘Protests Blast Arcadia City Council Decision on Coyote Trapping’
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Letter to the Editor: ‘Protests Blast Arcadia City Council Decision on Coyote Trapping’

  Dear Editor, My organization’s constituency was highly vocal in anguish over hearing of the Feb. 7 decision of the Arcadia City Council’s decision to begin trapping and killing the city’s coyotes. Coyotes are the southland’s ubiquitous rural, suburban and urban wildlife. It is the exception for communities to resort to lethal methods to control coyote…

Methodist Hospital’s Annual Mardi Gras Celebration
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Methodist Hospital’s Annual Mardi Gras Celebration

  Methodist Hospital Foundation’s 22nd Annual Mardi Gras Celebration is coming to Arcadia on Feb. 28 at 6 p.m. at Sirona’s in Santa Anita Park with proceeds supporting digital mammography services at Methodist Hospital. “Mardi Gras is a fun and lively celebration enjoyed by community leaders, physicians, local businesses, and community members for the past 22 years,” said…

Grief Support Group in Arcadia Meets in February
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Grief Support Group in Arcadia Meets in February

  Church of the Good Shepherd, United Methodist in Arcadia (400 W. Duarte Road. Arcadia 91007) is beginning its second grief support group. This group will begin meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 28 from 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. for 10 weeks in the library. This group is open to the community regardless of religious affiliation. We will…

Apaches Finish Undefeated With 5-2 Win Over CV
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Apaches Finish Undefeated With 5-2 Win Over CV

  Having already clinched their sixth straight Pacific League title, Arcadia spent their final home game celebrating their ten seniors and cruising past their league rival. With five goals from three seniors, the Apaches (19-3-1, 14-0 Pacific) beat the Crescenta Valley Falcons (16-4-1, 11-2-1 Pacific), 5-2, Thursday afternoon at Salter Stadium. Arcadia coach Ryen Piszyk…

Lucky Baldwin Poker Tournament Announced
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Lucky Baldwin Poker Tournament Announced

  The Lucky Baldwin Poker Tournament will take place on June 10. There is something for everyone at this fun party! Go “all-in” to help preserve the magnificent architecture and history of your Los Angeles Arboretum. Bid on one-of-a-kind items in the silent auction, and mix and mingle! This event is not to be missed…

Santa Anita Saves Historic 100 to 1 Club Sign for New Club
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Santa Anita Saves Historic 100 to 1 Club Sign for New Club

  By Susan Motander When Arcadia icon, the 100 to 1 Club, closed, it seemed another bit of Arcadia’s past would be lost. Enter Pete Siberell, the Director of Community Service and Special Projects at Santa Anita Race Track. He purchased the iconic neon sign that had signaled the way across the street from the…

Arcadia Senior Center: From Waltz to West Side Story
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Arcadia Senior Center: From Waltz to West Side Story

  Arcadia Senior Services has musical lectures provided by Timeless Melodies for Education. The next program will be Tuesday, Feb. 7 from 1:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. The topic will be “From the Waltz to West Side Story.” It will take place at the Arcadia Community Center, 365 Campus Drive, Arcadia. Music historian, Larry Maurer…

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