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Retired Arcadia Teacher and Friend Thank Arcadia Police
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Retired Arcadia Teacher and Friend Thank Arcadia Police

By Terry Miller Last Friday, Sept. 18, a retired teacher who goes by the name of Shih and her friend Judy, both residents of Arcadia, presented a large “Thank You” poster and 1,020 face masks to the Arcadia Police Department. A friend of Shih’s designed the border and Shih completed the project. “Then with the…

A Salute to the USPS and its Employees
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A Salute to the USPS and its Employees

By May S. Ruiz Benjamin Franklin appointed the first postmaster general in 1775 but it wasn’t until the passage of the Postal Service Act in 1792 that the post office department was created. In 1970, it became what we now know as the United States Postal Service (USPS). For all the noble purposes its creation…

Operation Canteen Honored WWII Veterans of Arcadia
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Operation Canteen Honored WWII Veterans of Arcadia

Volunteers urge the public to honor WWII veterans for the 75th anniversary of the war’s end By Grace Yee, Guest Contributor On Aug. 15, the morning started with volunteers taping “Thank you” posters and singers practicing WWII songs. Team leaders gathered their groups to go over the route of the WWII veterans that they would be…

Arcadia Offers Virtual Recreation Classes This Fall
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Arcadia Offers Virtual Recreation Classes This Fall

Stay active, stay enriched, and learn new things all from the comfort of your own home this fall by joining a virtual class. Recreation classes are available for all ages and interests including Zumba, soccer, video game design, piano, art, and more. To browse and register for virtual classes, visit arcadiaca.gov/recreation. Fall online registration for…

Operation Canteen is Coming to Arcadia
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Operation Canteen is Coming to Arcadia

Volunteers urge the public to honor WWII veterans for the 75th Anniversary of the war’s end By Grace Yee, Guest Contributor Operation Canteen is a volunteer-driven program designed to pay respect for the 75th anniversary of the ending of WWII. While COVID-19 has altered the lives and celebrations of many veterans, we plan to thank…

Arcadia Chinese Association Installs New Board of Directors
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Arcadia Chinese Association Installs New Board of Directors

On Wednesday, July 1, the Arcadia Chinese Association (ACA) began its 2020-2021 term with new board members and officers. ACA has been actively contributing to the Arcadia community and will continue to do so through the leadership of its new officers. Many are familiar faces that have been with ACA for the past many years….

A Message from the Bahá’ís of the United States
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A Message from the Bahá’ís of the United States

The Bahá’ís of the United States join our fellow-citizens in heartfelt grief at the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and so many others whose lives were suddenly taken by appalling acts of violence. These heartbreaking violations against fellow human beings, due only to the color of their skin, have deepened the dismay…

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