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    May 17 – May 23

    EDITOR’S PICK Monrovia Days Community Festival at Library Park, May 17 from 5-10 p.m., May 18 from 9 a.m. – 10 p.m., and May 19 from 11 a.m. – 6...

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NEWS & COMMUNITY

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Community Forum on Arcadia’s Measure A Tonight at Santa Anita Park

On March 5, 2019, the Arcadia City Council unanimously placed Measure A – a local ¾ cent sales tax measure on the June 4, 2019, All-Mail Ballot Special Municipal Election. If enacted by Arcadia voters, Measure A would provide locally-controlled funds to maintain public safety and other local services at current levels. Sponsored by the...
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Arcadia Grows Plans to Make Transit Stops More Accessible

By Galen Patterson Arcadia’s City Council voted in favor of expanding plans to make public transit stops more disability friendly. In a unanimous vote at Tuesday evening’s City Council meeting, councilmembers decided to use available funds for larger scoped improvements. According to the staff report, in 2017 the City Council approved the use of $50,000...
News

San Gabriel Valley Veterans Health Clinic Opens in Arcadia

The Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) Monday officially opened the San Gabriel Valley Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC), the first Veterans clinic in the San Gabriel Valley in over eight years. The SGV CBOC, located at 7 W. Foothill Blvd. in Arcadia, will offer Veterans access to primary care, mental health care, telehealth, and basic...
Business
Last Chance to Submit Your Readers’ Choice Nominations
Business

Last Chance to Submit Your Readers’ Choice Nominations

Today, May 16, is the last chance to nominate your favorite businesses to be featured in this year’s Readers’ Choice. Here is how you can nominate your favorites: Visit this link: ly/RC19nominate. The link will take you to the website where you are asked to select a business category. After you select a category, write…

opinion
Career Corner: Salary Laws – Are They Helping?
Columns

Career Corner: Salary Laws – Are They Helping?

By Angela Copeland I hope you’ve heard the exciting news! Many states and some cities have updated their hiring laws. In many places, employers can no longer ask your current salary. And, in some, the laws are even more specific. In California, if a candidate asks for the salary range for a job, the company…

Arts & Entertainment
Education
Arcadia High Seniors Bid Farewell With Words of Wisdom
Education

Arcadia High Seniors Bid Farewell With Words of Wisdom

By Arcadia Unified Digital Communications Intern Anya Yang With the end of the school year just around the corner, the Senior Men and Women (SMW) of Arcadia High School have decided to bid the Home of the Apaches a farewell through words of wisdom that can be shared for generations via a “Little Free Library.”…

HEALTH & FITNESS

Health & Fitness

How Alcohol Affects Your Calorie Count

Beer, wine, or liquor? Did a response pop into your head instantly when you read that question? It did for me. I, like 70% of the U.S. adult population, enjoy having a cold drink every now and then. But I know, and you should too, that those drinks are not doing your health, or your...

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