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Valentine’s Fun for Children at Arcadia Public Library
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Valentine’s Fun for Children at Arcadia Public Library

Valentine’s Day isn’t just for adults. Children ages 2 to 6, and their families, are welcome to enjoy a story, make crafts, and stay or play with their friends on Saturday, Feb. 9, from 11 a.m. to noon. Take comfortable seating as the Valentine’s Story, Craft and Play Day will be help outdoors on the…

Arcadia Community Center Hosts Kid’s Night Out
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Arcadia Community Center Hosts Kid’s Night Out

Join in on Kid’s Night Out which provides kids a night of fun and play so parents can enjoy an evening out or a quiet one at home on Friday, Feb. 8 at the Arcadia Community Center. The Arcadia Recreation staff and volunteers offer dinner, themed games, supervision and a movie for children ages 4…

Romance Writer Tea and Talk at Arcadia Library
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Romance Writer Tea and Talk at Arcadia Library

Curious about the world of romance, writing and publishing? To celebrate Valentine’s Day, Arcadia Public Library is presenting an “I (Love) Romance Tea and Talk” featuring author Andrea Bolter. Ms. Bolter has published four novels for Harlequin, including “Her New York Billionaire,” “The Italian’s Runaway Princess,” and her newest, “The Prince’s Cinderella.” In her own…

Arcadia Educational Foundation Announces 2018-19 Mini-Grant Winners
Education

Arcadia Educational Foundation Announces 2018-19 Mini-Grant Winners

For over 20 years, the Arcadia Educational Foundation (AEF) has supported the teachers and staff of the Arcadia Unified School District through its signature Mini-Grant Program. This year, AEF’s mini-grant program has accepted and funded 29 applications, benefiting 40 teachers and staff across the district for a total of over $21,000. AEF’s mini-grant program channels…

Feb. 1 – Feb. 7
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Feb. 1 – Feb. 7

EDITOR’S PICK Queen Nation at The Rose, Feb. 1 at 10 p.m. (245 E. Green St., Pasadena, CA 91101). Watch the “world’s best Queen tribute band” rock the stage. Tickets are $19.50. For more information, visit WhereMusicMeetsTheSoul.com. – PASADENA Your weekly events Feb. 1 Rare Books LA at the Pasadena Convention Center, Feb. 1 at…

Red Cross Needs Your Help Arcadia
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Red Cross Needs Your Help Arcadia

Winter storms and canceled blood drives due to government shutdown straining supply The American Red Cross is reissuing its emergency call for blood and platelet donors to give now after multiple snow storms, frigid temperatures and the government shutdown further reduced lifesaving donations. In January, more than 4,600 Red Cross blood and platelet donations went uncollected as…

Five Acres Receives Generous $100k Grant from S. Mark Taper Foundation
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Five Acres Receives Generous $100k Grant from S. Mark Taper Foundation

Family and child services nonprofit Five Acres has received a generous $100,000 grant from the S. Mark Taper Foundation. The unrestricted grant will be used to support Five Acres’ operational programs supporting safety, well-being and permanent family solutions for abused and neglected children. The grant was awarded in December 2018 and will be applied over…

Arcadia PD Non-Emergency Phone Service Restored
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Arcadia PD Non-Emergency Phone Service Restored

On Tuesday, the Arcadia Police Department (APD) reported that its business (non-emergency) telephone lines were not working. Technicians were promptly on site to work and repair the problem. During the ordeal APD calmed worries by assuring the public that “9-1-1 service was not [affected] during this phone outage.” On Wednesday morning APD announced that the…

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