Date: October 1st, 2020

House Passes Horseracing Reform Bill
News

House Passes Horseracing Reform Bill

Tuesday, the House of Representatives voted unanimously to pass H.R. 1754, the Horseracing Integrity Act. The bill would establish the Horseracing Integrity and Safety Authority under the U.S. Ant-Doping Agency with oversight from the Federal Trade Commission to implement, publish, and maintain rules regarding substances, methods, and treatments that are permitted to be administered to thoroughbred…

What You Need to Know About Voting in California
News

What You Need to Know About Voting in California

President Continues to Attack Mail-in Ballots, By Terry Miller With election day about one month away, the country is deeply divided on not only the candidates but also on the huge number of issues facing this enormously difficult and divisive year. California is automatically mailing ballots to those citizens who registered to vote this year,…

October Fun for Kids at Arcadia Library
Arts & Entertainment

October Fun for Kids at Arcadia Library

Arcadia Public Library is offering three fun, free experiences for kids of all ages during October. Starting on Oct. 3, Arcadia Public Library is hosting the annual In-N-Out “Cover to Cover Club.” It’s a bit different this year, but children ages 4 to 12 can register for the program which lets them earn a coupon…

Arcadia Crime Blotters: Sept. 20-26
Crime

Arcadia Crime Blotters: Sept. 20-26

Sept. 20 At 3:15 a.m., an officer witnessed a vehicle driving on the wrong side of the road near the intersection of Huntington Drive and La Cadena Avenue. An officer initiated a traffic stop and detected a strong odor of alcohol emitting from the driver’s breath. Through a series of tests, the officer discovered the…

MADIA Tech Report: Sanitizer and Tonic with a Twist!
Business

MADIA Tech Report: Sanitizer and Tonic with a Twist!

By Brenda J. Trainor For a local distillery, the era of COVID is just one more opportunity for innovation, so they’ve turned their skill with making gin into the manufacture of much-needed hand sanitizer. At the next meetup of MADIA Tech Launch on Oct. 14, you can hear from John Broker, the chief distiller of Urban…

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. As if all that weren’t difficult enough, they have to make sure they…

First Phase of Le Meridien Taking Shape Across from Santa Anita Park
News

First Phase of Le Meridien Taking Shape Across from Santa Anita Park

By Terry Miller Two plus years have passed since the initial ceremonial groundbreaking of one of Arcadia’s largest hotel projects ever approved by council, Le Meridien by Marriott. The five-story building on the site formerly occupied by the Santa Anita Inn was set to open in the first quarter of 2020. Apparently, there have been…

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