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June 29 – July 5
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June 29 – July 5

EDITOR’S PICK AmericaFest Presented by Honda at the Rose Bowl, July 4 from 2-9:30 p.m. (1001 Rose Bowl Dr., Pasadena, CA 91103).  The 92nd annual AmericaFest will display more than a ton of fireworks; don’t miss the Family Fun Zone or the thrilling motorcycle stunts. Tickets are priced at $15 for general admission and $30…

The Metro Gold Line: A Unique Source of Entertainment
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The Metro Gold Line: A Unique Source of Entertainment

Just by catching the metro in Arcadia, Monrovia or Pasadena one can quickly be whisked away on an adventure By Madeline Park Regarded as the third best metro system in the nation in a study conducted by the University of Minnesota, the Los Angeles Metro provides a source of transportation for thousands of people each…

This Week’s Events
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This Week’s Events

EDITOR’S PICK   So Cal Women’s Health Conference and Expo (Dec. 16 @ 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Hilton Pasadena, 168 S. Los Robles Ave.) The So Cal Women’s Health Conference and Expo brings together more than 2,000 women, community-based health organizations, medical professionals, and beauty and wellness experts for a day of education, inspiration…

Hit the Road to Jake’s Roadhouse
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Hit the Road to Jake’s Roadhouse

  By Jason Yassine In the heart of Old Town Monrovia is a family oriented restaurant known as Jake’s Roadhouse (622 S. Myrtle Ave.) This quaint spot is most commonly known for its BBQ foods however, their home-style breakfasts have become prominent online. Since their breakfasts have received good reviews, I decided to try it…

“Side by Side By Sondheim” Featured This Weekend at Taylor Performing Arts Center
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“Side by Side By Sondheim” Featured This Weekend at Taylor Performing Arts Center

  By Susan Motander The Taylor Performing Arts Center is presenting its eighth professional production for the Community, “Side by Side By Sondheim.” According to Patrick Garcia, Director of Performing Arts for Monrovia Unified School District and the Producing Artistic Director of the Taylor Performing Arts Center, it “is a moving retrospective of some of Stephen Sondheim’s…

Monrovia and Arcadia Draw Boys Soccer Opener
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Monrovia and Arcadia Draw Boys Soccer Opener

By Christian Romo The favored Wildcats dominated midfield possession and outshot the Apaches 22-7, but missed opportunities and a late offside call kept the two rivals even. In the opening match of the season, the Monrovia Wildcats (0-0-1) and the Arcadia Apaches (0-0-1) drew 1-1 Tuesday afternoon in Arcadia. A goal off the head of…

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“RENT” Control Hits Monrovia High School

Rent Control Hits MUSD The old saying “The whole world’s a stage” has taken on a whole new meaning in Monrovia. Arcadia High School Drama Teacher, Steven Volpe, says the decision by Monrovia’s Superintendent of Education, Linda Wagner, to prohibit production of RENT “is ridiculous”! At 4:50 PM Monrovia High School Principal issued the following…

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New State Budget Costs Local Cities

The state has finally come to an agreement and now has a balanced budget. But to what cost to the cities in San Gabriel Valley? California will be taking 2 billion from cities and counties through property tax revenues, plus $1.7 billion from local redevelopment agencies by suspending Prop 1A. Prop 1A was passed in…

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