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World War II Vets Still Meet in Arcadia
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World War II Vets Still Meet in Arcadia

By Galen Patterson The vets meet on the first Wednesday of every month at Coco’s in Arcadia. The group started three years ago, when Temple City was requesting World War II veterans for a parade.  After the parade, “we thought we should get together more often,” says Art Del Rey, one of the founding members….

In-N-Out Feeds Love of Reading in Arcadia
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In-N-Out Feeds Love of Reading in Arcadia

In-N-Out and the Arcadia Public Library want to encourage young Arcadians to read through the annual “Cover to Cover” Club. Starting Oct. 6, children four to 12-years-old can register for the program which lets them earn a certificate for a free In-N-Out hamburger, cheeseburger, or cheese sandwich just by reading five books. Each child may…

Beware: Health Inspector Imposters in Arcadia
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Beware: Health Inspector Imposters in Arcadia

Scam artists posing as health inspectors are targeting restaurants in Arcadia and across Los Angeles County trying to gain financial advantage by manipulating food facility owners. An environmental health specialist (“health inspector”) should always: – Present a county issued photo identification card. – Present a county issued business card on request. – Direct the owner…

Arcadia’s Mayor Pays Tribute to Cherry Liu
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Arcadia’s Mayor Pays Tribute to Cherry Liu

Arcadia City Council’s Oct. 2 meeting was adjourned Tuesday night in honor of Cherry Liu, 50, who was murdered by her estranged husband Aug. 1, who then turned the gun on himself in the murder-suicide. Liu was a long-time resident and volunteer for the City of Arcadia and frequently acted as an interpreter for city…

Get a Glimpse of India in Arcadia
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Get a Glimpse of India in Arcadia

Join the Arcadia Public Library for a fun-packed afternoon and enjoy a glimpse of India’s rich cultural heritage on Saturday, Oct. 13, starting at 2:30 p.m. Children and adults will enjoy an assortment of wonderful dances and an entertaining theatrical performance. The event is free and open to all. For more information, call (626) 821-5566…

Arcadia PD Offer a Safe Meet Up Spot for Internet Sales
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Arcadia PD Offer a Safe Meet Up Spot for Internet Sales

Buying and selling items on the internet has become popular and easy to do with the abundance of mobile apps available today. The Arcadia PD recently designated an Internet Exchange “Meet Up” spot in the station parking lot. The lot has video surveillance and is adjacent to the police station in the southwest corner of…

Lunar Festival Brings Arcadia Together
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Lunar Festival Brings Arcadia Together

By Galen Patterson The City of Arcadia partnered with the Arcadia Chinese Association to celebrate the Chinese Lunar Festival on Sept. 29. The actual holiday is celebrated on the 15th day of the eighth lunar month in China. The Chinese New Year being in February, the eigth lunar month in China is September. The Lunar Festival is an…

Learn to Navigate Nepal in Arcadia
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Learn to Navigate Nepal in Arcadia

By Hansol Hwang The Gilb Museum of Arcadia Heritage will be hosting “Navigate Nepal,” a family friendly event that will explore the history, food, and art of the country of Nepal on Oct. 13 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m, according to the City of Arcadia. Nepal is home to Mt. Everest, the tallest mountain…

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