Month: November, 2019

Nov. 29 – Dec. 5
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Nov. 29 – Dec. 5

Tamales Cooking Class at Elks Lodge at noon (27 W. Huntington Drive, Arcadia, CA 91007). Learn how to make homemade tamales. Everyone will take home one dozen tamales at the end of the class. The cost is $39 per person. For more information, click here. Nov. 29 Smokin’ Aces CD Release Party at Matt Denny’s…

Arcadia Beautiful’s Holiday Decoration Awards Are Coming to Town
Community

Arcadia Beautiful’s Holiday Decoration Awards Are Coming to Town

It’s already November and Santa and his elves are starting to gear up for the Holiday Decoration Awards on Thursday, Dec. 12.  As the excitement of the season kicks in, haul out your decorations, string your lights, and spread holiday cheer.  Judged by the Arcadia Beautiful Commission, this annual event recognizes properties decorated in the…

Lone Pine and the Dow Villa Hotel
Travel

Lone Pine and the Dow Villa Hotel

By Greg Aragon The 1930s was a great time for Hollywood westerns and for the city of Lone Pine, Calif. Film crews came looking for adventure in the nearby Alabama Hills, where giant granite boulders provided the perfect backdrop for hideouts, ambushes, stage coach rides, and gunfights. These movies brought big names like John Wayne,…

Arcadia Crime Blotters: Nov. 17 – Nov. 23
Crime

Arcadia Crime Blotters: Nov. 17 – Nov. 23

Nov. 17 Shortly before 12:20 a.m., an officer conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle near the 00 block of West Live Oak Avenue for having expired registration. Upon contacting the driver, the officer detected a strong odor of alcohol emitting from his person. The driver, a 22-year-old male from Alhambra, informed the officer he…

Verdugo Hills Chorus to Visit the Arcadia Community Coordinating Council
Community

Verdugo Hills Chorus to Visit the Arcadia Community Coordinating Council

Verdugo Hills Chorus is a membership organization of female singers and an affiliate chapter of Sweet Adelines, which is an international nonprofit organization of approximately 23,000 members in choruses and quartets worldwide. They will visit the Arcadia Community Coordinating Council (ACCC) on Monday, Dec. 2 at Church of the Good Shepherd’s Jordan Meeting Hall (400…

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