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Arcadia Crime Blotters: March 24 – March 30
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Arcadia Crime Blotters: March 24 – March 30

March 24 Shortly before 10:42 a.m., officers responded to a residence in the 100 block of East Wistaria Avenue regarding a burglary alarm activation. Surveillance footage revealed three suspects entered the home through a rear window, ransacked the residence, and fled with paperwork. The suspects are described as two Hispanic males and one black male….

California’s New ‘Gold Rush’ is Transit Oriented Development
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California’s New ‘Gold Rush’ is Transit Oriented Development

Communities are experiencing ‘unprecedented’ development interest By Terry Miller The discovery of gold in the Sacramento Valley in early 1848 generated what became the “California Gold Rush.” Conceivably, this was one of the most important events to shape American history during the first half of the 19th century which sprouted California’s population explosion. Have you…

Former Supervisor at Arcadia Mall Convicted of Sexual Assaults
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Former Supervisor at Arcadia Mall Convicted of Sexual Assaults

A former maintenance supervisor at a mall in Arcadia has been found guilty of sexually assaulting three women working for him, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today. A jury yesterday found Diego Briones Cervantes (date of birth 5/12/81) of San Gabriel guilty of one count each of forcible rape, attempted rape, sexual…

Protesters at Santa Anita Call for Complete Ban on Horse Racing
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Protesters at Santa Anita Call for Complete Ban on Horse Racing

Opening day demonstrators call for state-wide vote to ban all horse racing By Al Stewart     Re-opened after being idle for nearly a month due to an alarming series of horse fatalities, Santa Anita Park on Sunday suffered one more tragic setback when yet another horse was euthanized after breaking a leg. Two-horses spilled…

Another Horse Dies at Santa Anita Bringing Death Toll to 23
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Another Horse Dies at Santa Anita Bringing Death Toll to 23

PETA wants California Governor Newsom to launch investigation By Terry Miller Animal rights activists are now calling on California Governor Gavin Newsom to get involved after yet another racehorse died at Santa Anita race track Sunday in Arcadia, just three days after the racetrack reopened following the unprecedented deaths of 22 thoroughbred horses. The track…

Arcadia: March 18 – March 23
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Arcadia: March 18 – March 23

March 18 An on line report was filed for a theft from a vehicle parked in the 300 block of N. Baldwin Ave. An unknown suspects(s) entered a locked vehicle and stole a wallet. The case has been given to detectives. March 20 Between 8:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., an unknown suspect(s) gained access to…

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