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Continuing 33 Years of Fulfilling Holiday Wishes
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Continuing 33 Years of Fulfilling Holiday Wishes

Sugar Plum Tree is the most popular and uplifting of all the Friends of Foster Children (FOFC) programs. Volunteer members are optimistic that as in years past shoppers at Westfield Santa Anita Mall will be generous in to helping the organization fulfill holiday wishes.  Many holiday shoppers have included a stop at the Sugar Plum…

Masonic Lodge Celebrates 125 Years – Jim Helms Honored
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Masonic Lodge Celebrates 125 Years – Jim Helms Honored

The 125th anniversary of the Arcadia Masonic Lodge, Saturday evening, November 21st, was in every way a memorable night. This historical occasion was years in planning. A delicious dinner was served in the handsomely appointed dining room following a social reception with wine, cheese and fruit. After dinner, members and guests adjourned to the Lodge…

The Social Whirl: by Floretta Lauber
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The Social Whirl: by Floretta Lauber

“Tom and Lorraine Muirhead Celebrate 60 Years of Love and Laughter” A 60th wedding anniversary celebration weekend in Newport Beach, planned by their family, was truly a wonderful event for long-time Arcadia residents Tom and Lorraine Muirhead. Tom and his lovely wife Lorraine were married on December 9, 1949, in Pasadena. They have lived in…

Local Student Named Eagle Scout
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Local Student Named Eagle Scout

Local Boy Scout Matthew Daugherty, a recent graduate of Monrovia High School and member of local Monrovia Troup 141 has been promoted to Eagle Scout by the 94 year old troop. Eagle Scout is the highest rank attainable in the Boy Scouts of America program. Those who attain this rank are often called simply “Eagle”….

Beaver-Wells
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Beaver-Wells

Julia Catherine Beaver and Matthew Shernan Wells were married on October 17 in Lovett Hall at the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan. The bride is the daughter of Robert and Susan Beaver of Fort Wayne, Indiana and the groom is the son of Dr. John and Judith Wells of Arcadia. The bride is a…

Arcadia Locks in Plans for Gold Line Arrival
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Arcadia Locks in Plans for Gold Line Arrival

After years of searching for funding for the project, the Gold Line Foothill Extension Authority has secured money to begin the eastward extension of the rail line to Azusa, with construction slated to begin in June of next year, with a goal completing the project by sometime in 2013. The extension will travel from Sierra…

Arcadia Club Elects New Officers for 2010
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Arcadia Club Elects New Officers for 2010

The Santa Anita Bowling Green Club held their annual General Membership Meeting on Thursday, December 3rd at their club house at the Arcadia County Park in Arcadia.  The slate of officers was presented to the assembled members of the club, w hereafter they were unanimously voted into office by their fellow club members. They will…

Ralph Walker – The Man, the Myth the Legend
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Ralph Walker – The Man, the Myth the Legend

Last Tuesday evening the Monrovia City Council honored Ralph Walker for what Mayor Mary Ann Lutz called “not so quiet service to this community for many, many years”, a time span in which Mr. Walker has been enlightening and challenging the citizens of Monrovia and engaging news makers on local issues via his television talk…

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