Month: April, 2019

May College Search Guide
Education

May College Search Guide

The road to college By May S. Ruiz In a few weeks the school year will be over!!! Freshmen are looking forward to their last month, relieved that they are almost done with 9th grade. Meanwhile, it is a bittersweet time for seniors as they anticipate the end of their high school career and spend…

Career Corner: No Side Work Allowed
opinion

Career Corner: No Side Work Allowed

By Angela Copeland Lately, I’ve seen something new. Or, maybe it’s just resurfacing. Hiring managers are asking job seekers about their hobbies but they’re not asking in the normal friendly way. They’re not simply trying to get to know the job seeker better. No. Now, they’re asking about hobbies because they want to let the…

Arcadia Volunteers Walk for Measure A
News

Arcadia Volunteers Walk for Measure A

By Galen Patterson On the morning of April 27, volunteers gathered near the peacock fountain in Arcadia County Park to spread awareness for Measure A. Arcadia firefighters arrived to organize the event and equip volunteers with knowledge, flyers and t-shirts supporting the sales tax increase. Fireman Rick Oishi offers coffee to the volunteers and instructs…

Arcadia Crime Blotters: April 21 – April 27
Crime

Arcadia Crime Blotters: April 21 – April 27

April 21 Shortly before 1:13 a.m., officers responded to Lucky Pharmacy, 1108 S. Baldwin Ave., regarding the activation of an Arcadia Police Department GPS tracking device. An investigation revealed two unknown suspects shattered the front glass door, ransacked the business, and fled with stolen medication and the tracking device. The suspects discarded the tracker while…

Spring Into Morro Bay
Travel

Spring Into Morro Bay

By Greg Aragon One of my favorite spots to getaway on the California Central Coast is Morro Bay, where a surprisingly small beach town hides beside an iconic, 576 foot-tall dome-shaped rock jetting from the harbor. Located halfway between LA and San Francisco, the village has tons of laid back charm and beautiful scenery. I recently escaped…

Free Oil Filter & Motor Oil Recycling Event in Covina
Community

Free Oil Filter & Motor Oil Recycling Event in Covina

Everyone is invited to take their used motor oil and used oil filters in exchange for a free new oil filter to the AutoZone, located at 21356 E. Arrow Highway, this Saturday, April 27, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Recycling motor oil and filters helps save our environment and keeps our water clean. So,…

Cinco de Mayo Fun at Arcadia’s Gilb Museum
Arts & Entertainment

Cinco de Mayo Fun at Arcadia’s Gilb Museum

Enjoy an afternoon of music, crafts, and more at the Gilb Museum of Arcadia Heritage on Saturday, May 4, from 12 noon to 3 p.m. There will be activities for the entire family at this free event, which will be held in the Museum Education Center. For more information, please call (626) 574-5440 or visit…

How Video Games Are Chronicling History
opinion

How Video Games Are Chronicling History

By Patrick Trujillo It has been more than a week since the world stood aghast as fire ravaged the iconic French cathedral Notre Dame, and the world is still talking about it. It hardly comes as any surprise: this iconic place of worship has been a national landmark for the city of Paris for hundreds…

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