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Week Three Computer Giveaway Winner!
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Week Three Computer Giveaway Winner!

This week’s winner of the Beacon Media/Priceless Computer Back to School Giveaway was Jacky Kwok, a seventh grader from First Avenue Middle School in Arcadia. Jacky’s essay was one of the most creative – and downright fun to read – that we’ve received since the contest began in early August. Jacky’s parents were happy to…

APD Officer Honored
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APD Officer Honored

The Arcadia Police Department’s Detective Dan Crowther has been named Reserve Coordinator of the Year by the California Reserve Police Officers Association. Crowther was honored on August 28, 2009, at the Association’s awards luncheon held at the Towne and Country Inn in San Diego, California.  He was chosen from Reserve Coordinators of police agencies throughout…

Methodist Celebrates 20th Year of Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
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Methodist Celebrates 20th Year of Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.

Smiling healthy children and adults who once were very sick patients at Methodist Hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit mingled with doctors and nurses at the Arcadia Community Center on Sunday afternoon. The infants, children and adults, who attended with their families, took the event as an opportunity to show how they had beat the odds…

Holy Angels School Celebrates Record Fund-raising
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Holy Angels School Celebrates Record Fund-raising

On Wednesday, September 16th, Holy Angels School in Arcadia celebrated the completion of Phase 1 of its five-year campus revitalization campaign with a ribbon cutting ceremony on the school campus.  Unveiled at the event were three new structures including an open air lunch structure, new boys and girls restrooms, and a resurfaced blacktop, all of…

TOC Formalizes Santa Anita Acquisition Strategy
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TOC Formalizes Santa Anita Acquisition Strategy

The Thoroughbred Owners of California, a nonprofit mutual benefit corporation (“TOC”) has spearheaded the formation of a new nonprofit California public benefit corporation known as Thoroughbred Racing Association of California (“TRAC”). TRAC’s sole purpose is to acquire and operate the assets of Santa Anita Park and, if successful in acquiring Santa Anita Park, potentially purchasing…

Breeders’ Cup Management to Pitch In for Event Security Costs
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Breeders’ Cup Management to Pitch In for Event Security Costs

As the time comes near for the upcoming Breeders’ Cup World Championship horse races, the Arcadia city council has decided that it will be necessary to charge the event management for half of the cost of non-traffic related public safety services, passed at the meeting on August 18. The 26th annual Breeders’ Cup World Championship,…

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