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Trinidad Special Olympians to Arcadia

One hundred Special Olympics World Games athletes, coaches and mentors from the Caribbean dual-island country of Trinidad & Tobago as well as the Kyrgyz Republic (Kyrgyzstan) will experience the best that Arcadia has to offer for three days and nights in July, including everything from visits to the horse … (Read more ... )

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Everyone a Daddy-O at Arts Center

There must have been 1,000 feet tapping for 90-minutes along with an equal number of pairs of hands clapping along with sing-along chants of Hi-De-Ho and Go Daddy-O Friday night (March 27, 2015) at the Big Bad Voodoo Daddy concert at the Arcadia Performing Arts Center. Although the crowd was mixed with locals who never heard of the group … (Read more ... )

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State Treasurer says pay bills

California State Treasurer John Chiang says the lesson learned from the economic recession is to pay bills on time and not allow debt to get too high. Chiang was the featured speaker at the City of Arcadia's annual Mayor's Breakfast Friday morning (March 13, 2015), where he was introduced by Mayor John Wuo. The charismatic Chiang, who said he … (Read more ... )

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Vanishing institutions

This year has started out with news of the loss of several significant pieces of Arcadia: the Arcadia Welfare & Thrift Store on First Avenue closed after more than 82 years of operation the The Jewish Federation of the Greater San Gabriel and Pomona Valleys headquarters on Second Avenue got pushed out of Arcadia to a new base in Monrovia … (Read more ... )

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