Month: September, 2019

October College Search Guide
Education

October College Search Guide

The Road to College By May S. Ruiz The road to college involves four years of complicated planning and complex scheduling. High school students are extremely busy – homework, extra-curricular activities in art and sports, campus clubs, all compete for their time. To add to that, they have to make sure they get excellent marks…

5 Fun Things to Do in Your Free Time
Lifestyle

5 Fun Things to Do in Your Free Time

If you’re tired of throwing yourself on the sofa and watching mind-numbing TV series every evening or on your day off from work, you might be eager to spend your time more productively. If you want to find a new interest, embrace a new hobby or spend more quality time with your friends, family or…

Protestors and Supporters Occupy Santa Anita Gates in Arcadia
News

Protestors and Supporters Occupy Santa Anita Gates in Arcadia

By Galen Patterson On the morning of Sept. 28 the gates of Santa Anita were steeped in turmoil. Protesters attempted to raise support both for and against horse racing. One side wanted to stop horse racing at Santa Anita due to animal cruelty, while the other side wanted to defend Santa Anita based on the…

Arcadia’s Santa Anita Opens Racing for 2019 Autumn Meet
News

Arcadia’s Santa Anita Opens Racing for 2019 Autumn Meet

Officials say Santa Anita is leading the country in how medication is used. By Galen Patterson On Sept. 27, Santa Anita opened racing for the 2019 Autumn Meet and showcased their new health standards for the horse racing industry. “We’ve changed the sport for the better and will continue to do so,” said Aidan Butler,…

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Sept. 27 – Oct. 3

EDITOR’S PICK Oktoberfest at Santa Anita Park, Sept. 28 from 11:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. (285 W. Huntington Drive, Arcadia, CA 91007). Featuring: traditional Oktoberfest lawn games, music from the Bavarian Wunderband and competitions aplenty including stein holding, horn blowing and more. A general admission pass is $35. For more information, click here. – ARCADIA…

Career Corner: Don’t Text and Hire
Columns

Career Corner: Don’t Text and Hire

By Angela Copeland I recently learned about a new, shocking phenomenon. Maybe I’m getting old. In my world, there’s a right way and a wrong way to use text messages. The right way is to text people you actually know. Almost everything else falls into the wrong way category. Occasionally, companies I shop at will…

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