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Seniors Win at Harry Sneider Memorial Meet in Arcadia
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Seniors Win at Harry Sneider Memorial Meet in Arcadia

      Sneiders Family Fitness in Arcadia hosted its 24th annual California Senior Games Powerlifting Championships for men and women over 50 years old. The very first Harry Sneider Powerlifting Trophy was awarded to the men’s best lifter, Curtis Uyeda from Torrance, who at age 65, with a bodyweight of 178 pounds, lifted 320…

Breeders’ Cup Launches Celebrity Sweepstakes
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Breeders’ Cup Launches Celebrity Sweepstakes

      Breeders’ Cup and America’s Best Racing Tap Celebrity Ambassadors to Offer Once-in-A-Lifetime Experiences at 2016 World Championships Breeders’ Cup, one of Thoroughbred horseracing’s most prestigious international events, has recently announced the launch of a new multi-faceted sweepstakes with five of its most high-profile Celebrity Ambassadors, including Bobby Flay, Elizabeth Banks, Carson Kressley,…

Racing Walk of Fame Brings Out Racing Royalty
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Racing Walk of Fame Brings Out Racing Royalty

      By Terry Miller Arcadia Historical Society’s Thoroughbred Racing Walk of Champions held an induction ceremony at the Arboretum on May 24, honoring inductees from 2015 and 2016. Along with the two equine stars, jockey Chris McCarron, trainers Gary Jones, Ron McAnally, Mike Mitchell, and Mel Stute, and breeder/owner Buddy Johnston’s Old English…

Spring Sports Roundup 2016
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Spring Sports Roundup 2016

Beacon Media highlights some of this year’s best moments in local high school sports With another exciting spring sports season in the rear-view mirror, Beacon Media would like to look back on some exciting moments from this past year. We have selected images that capture the genuine passion and raw emotion of high school athletics….

Arcadia Little League Dodgers Clinch 2016 Majors Championship
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Arcadia Little League Dodgers Clinch 2016 Majors Championship

    On Saturday night, May 14, the Dodgers (16-2 overall) defeated the Sierra Madre Reds, 2-0, at Heasley Field as Mikey Easter struck out 16 in earning his eighth pitching victory of the season. The win eliminated the Angels in the Arcadia American Little League (AALL) second-half pennant race and, coupled with the Dodgers’…

Arcadia Comes Up Big, Beating Cresenta Valley 5-1
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Arcadia Comes Up Big, Beating Cresenta Valley 5-1

      Apache’s Victory Earns Them a Share of First Place  On Tuesday, May 10, the Arcadia Apaches baseball team hosted the Crescenta Valley Falcons for a Pacific League conference showdown.   After a scoreless first inning, the Apaches exploded for three runs in the second. The Arcadia bats stayed hot, tacking on two…

Arcadia Par-3 Offers FootGolf
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Arcadia Par-3 Offers FootGolf

      Arcadia Par-3 Golf Course located at the base of the picturesque San Gabriel Mountains, 620 E. Live Oak Ave., is the hidden treasure of Arcadia. This 18-hole par-3 course is 1,947 yards with lush greens and newly created bunkers. It is also home to The Golf Learning Center, where golfers new and…

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