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List of Resources for Arcadia Seniors During Pandemic
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List of Resources for Arcadia Seniors During Pandemic

During these uncharted events of COVID-19, the Arcadia Recreation and Community Service Department has been providing wellness phone calls to ensure the health, safety, and well-being of the local senior population. The department encourages Arcadians to reach out to a senior in the community. Seniors who are alone or homebound may appreciate any type of…

United Way Announces Pandemic Relief Fund to Support L.A. County
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United Way Announces Pandemic Relief Fund to Support L.A. County

Funds will aid unsheltered residents, low-income individuals and families at greater risk of homelessness and economic hardships and non-profits on the front lines in the fight against poverty  As the nation responds to the coronavirus pandemic, United Way of Greater Los Angeles has announced the creation of the Pandemic Relief Fund to support L.A. County’s unsheltered residents who are…

Los Angeles County Buildings Closed
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Los Angeles County Buildings Closed

Los Angeles County closed all of its buildings to the public on Monday as a precautionary measure to help slow the spread of COVID-19. The announcement came as Gov. Gavin Newsom directed the closure of California’s bars, brewpubs and wineries, and called on people over 65 and others at higher risk of serious complications from...
Arcadia Citizens of the Year Announced
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Arcadia Citizens of the Year Announced

Beverly and Ron Street were college sweethearts and have resided in Arcadia since 1965. Their sons, Dave and Deron, were raised in Arcadia and the family has grown with the addition of three grandchildren: Trevor, Emily, and Connor. Beverly was elected Senior Citizen of the Year in 2010 by the Arcadia Rotary Club and Arcadia…

Daughters of American Revolution to Honor Arcadia Resident
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Daughters of American Revolution to Honor Arcadia Resident

The Santa Anita Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) will honor one of its own at the unveiling of a historic plaque and reception in Arcadia. The public is invited. The event will take place on Sunday, April 19, at 10:30 a.m., at the Church of the Transfiguration, 1881 S. First Ave., Arcadia….

Teen Summer Volunteer Opportunities at Arcadia Library
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Teen Summer Volunteer Opportunities at Arcadia Library

Looking for meaningful, challenging volunteer experiences for your teen? Are you a teen who would like to give back to the community, meet new friends? Every summer, teens play an important part in the Arcadia Public Library’s Summer at Your Library reading (and more) program for children. The Arcadia Public Library is hosting a special…

NASA Ambassador Presentation in Arcadia
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NASA Ambassador Presentation in Arcadia

The Arcadia Woman’s Club March 4 general membership meeting promises to be “out of this world” when NASA Solar System Ambassador (SSA) Rosanne Sachson speaks about NASA’s space exploration missions. Sachson’s topic, “Apollo: To the Moon and Beyond”, discusses how Apollo 11’s Moon landing on July 20, 1969, brings us to today’s space accomplishments and…

The Untold Story of E.J. Baldwin Shared in Arcadia
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The Untold Story of E.J. Baldwin Shared in Arcadia

Just about everyone is familiar with the name “Lucky” Baldwin, the man who purchased the sprawling Rancho Santa Anita in 1875 and became one of the most famous and wealthiest builders of the American West. Much has been written about his ruthless business dealings and dalliances with young women, but there is another part of…

Arcadia Doctor Discusses Coronavirus
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Arcadia Doctor Discusses Coronavirus

Dr. Hua Jiang, infectious disease specialist, will present a program on the coronavirus; what it is, how it spreads, symptoms, and prevention. It will take place at the Arcadia Community Center, 365 Campus Drive on Friday, Feb. 21 at 10 a.m. Arcadia Senior Services provide this health seminar in partnership with Methodist Hospital. This program…

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