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Easter Sunrise Service in Wilderness Park
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Easter Sunrise Service in Wilderness Park

  Our Savior Lutheran Church invites the community to worship the risen Savior at the 47th Easter Sunrise Celebration in Arcadia’s Wilderness Park at 7 a.m. Enjoy live music and the proclamation of the Easter message in one of the most beautiful settings in Arcadia, a natural outdoor amphitheater located at the base of the…

Local Authors Discuss, ‘How Stories Saved Us’
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Local Authors Discuss, ‘How Stories Saved Us’

  How Stories Saved Us by Southland Writers is the highlight of the festive Sierra Madre Library Open House on Saturday, April 15, 2017. Moderator Cynthia Prochaska is joined by Sandy Yang, Victoria Patterson, and Michael Jaime-Becerra at noon. Cynthia Adam Prochaska’s stories have appeared in Santa Monica Review, the Florida Review, LA Fiction Anthology:…

Arcadia Rotary Club’s Salute to Seniors Luncheon
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Arcadia Rotary Club’s Salute to Seniors Luncheon

The annual Salute to Seniors Luncheon sponsored by the Arcadia Rotary Club will be held on Tuesday, May 9, from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at the Arcadia Community Center, 365 Campus Drive.  At this special event, the Arcadia Rotary Club along with the City Council, Senior Commissioners, and other guests will honor Joyce Platt,…

Weekend Wanderings: Crawling the Gold Line
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Weekend Wanderings: Crawling the Gold Line

  By Susan Motander Last weekend, John Wilson led an intrepid group of Arcadia Rotarians (and a few wives) on a pub-crawl along the Gold Line.  We wandered through the Arts District, stopped at the Del Mar Station in Pasadena and finally returned to Arcadia with a final stop at Mt. Lowe Brewery within walking distance…

Arcadia’s Matt Denny’s Hosts 16th Childhood Cancer Fundraiser
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Arcadia’s Matt Denny’s Hosts 16th Childhood Cancer Fundraiser

  Approximately $56,615 raised in one night with the help of 84 shaved heads   By Terry Miller It all started about 16 years ago by some New York insurance executives; the St. Baldrick’s annual fundraising event has grown exponentially in popularity, especially locally. Each year 160,000 children are diagnosed with cancer. Cancer is the…

For the Love of Animals…Inaugural Gala Slated Saturday March 25 in Burbank
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For the Love of Animals…Inaugural Gala Slated Saturday March 25 in Burbank

  Defending the Endangered, a non-profit that works with many endangered animal rescues, sanctuaries and rangers to educate, rehabilitate and protect wildlife all over the planet, is hosting its inaugural For the Love of Animals Gala, on Saturday, March 25, 2017 in Burbank. Horrific cases of rampant rhino-poaching have been dominating worldwide news of late; making the Protecting The…

‘My Own Story’ Workshop Slated March 23 in Temple City
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‘My Own Story’ Workshop Slated March 23 in Temple City

  A young Latina yearns for her absentee dad’s attendance at her quinceañera. A Chinese immigrant student’s emotional conflict over leaving his homeland. Two best friends’ hilarious bonding over an “illegal” substance. A young Mexican American boy’s tribute to his loving influential father. These are but a few of the raw, honest, comical, and poignant…

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