Month: May, 2019

Community

CCC Transforms Arcadia’s Peck Road Water Conservation Park

At the end of a seemingly never-ending string of salvage yards, warehouses and strip malls is an unexpected pearl:  a literal breath of fresh air in the form of green trees, manicured trails, and tranquil ponds. Arcadia’s Peck Road Water Conservation Park is an urban escape increasingly found in L.A.’s east county. Thanks to Amigos…

Fun Crafts for Teens at Arcadia Library
Community

Fun Crafts for Teens at Arcadia Library

Teens are invited to stop by Arcadia Public Library for monthly drop-in craft programs. On Tuesday, May 14, from 3 to 5:30 p.m., Do-it-yourself ribbon leis—with lots of ribbon available in many colors—are the featured craft: braid one in your school colors. The program will take place in the Cay Mortenson Auditorium and is free…

Arcadia Crime Blotters: April 28 – May 4
Crime

Arcadia Crime Blotters: April 28 – May 4

April 28 Shortly before 4:52 p.m., an officer responded to Macy’s, 400 S. Baldwin Ave., regarding a petty theft report. Loss prevention specialist witnessed the suspect conceal numerous items in a shopping bag before exiting the store, failing to make payment. The total loss was $246.49. The 27-year-old female from Baldwin Park was arrested and…

Arcadia Seniors are Invited to Bingo and Lunch
Community

Arcadia Seniors are Invited to Bingo and Lunch

Arcadia Senior Services is having a fun event of bingo and lunch on Friday, May 17. It will take place at the Arcadia Community Center, 365 Campus Drive, starting at 10 a.m. Cost is $10 and includes a 10 pack of bingo sheets, pizza and salad served during intermission plus gift card prizes. The final…

Beautiful Beasts and a Beastly Ball at the Los Angeles Zoo
Travel

Beautiful Beasts and a Beastly Ball at the Los Angeles Zoo

By Greg Aragon There is some big news going on at the Los Angeles Zoo. Last month, a rare baby zebra was born and later this month the zoo will host its annual “Beastly Ball” fundraiser party, which raises money and awareness for animal conservation and habitat preservation for some of the world’s most rare…

Don’t Miss the Biggest Block Party of the Summer at the Pasadena Playhouse
Arts & Entertainment

Don’t Miss the Biggest Block Party of the Summer at the Pasadena Playhouse

This signature event returns after more than 12,000 people came together to celebrate arts and culture in Pasadena in its inaugural year Pasadena Playhouse is announcing entertainment and participants for the return of the Playhouse Block Party, in partnership with the Playhouse District Association, after last year’s blockbuster inaugural event. This all-day event, free to…

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