City Clerk Glasco available for weddings

Gene Glasco

With new legislation giving City Clerks authority to perform marriages, Arcadia's elected City Clerk Gene Glasco says he is ready, willing, and happy to provide this service for couples at venues of choice ranging from the Queen Anne Cottage to the Queen Mary. Just call him at (626) 456.4366 to make arrangements to schedule your marital vows at home or anywhere else with a simple yet solemn ceremony. He says there will only be a nominal fee plus … [Read more...]

Free Library concert Feb. 4


A program of classical music by composers Ernest Chausson and Joseph Haydn called Spiritual Virtuosity is on tap for the next Classical Kaleidoscope Concert scheduled for 7 p.m. Feb. 4, 2015, in the Cay Mortenson Auditorium of the Arcadia Public Library 20 W. Duarte Rd., Arcadia. This latest in the annual series of free concerts sponsored by the volunteer non-profit Arcadia Public Library Foundation, once again features a program by violinist … [Read more...]

City Council Jan. 20 public hearings


Agenda for City Council Meeting Tuesday, Jan. 20, begins with a study session at 6:30 p.m. about lettering and design on the Gold Line bridge over Huntington Drive at Second Avenue (due to lack of quorum, that session delayed from 6 p.m.), followed by the regular Council meeting at 7 p.m. that begins with five presentations of recognition, including three to high school students and groups. The business of the meeting is then dominated by three … [Read more...]

Participate in Library needs forum


Participate in a community-wide assessment study to determine how the Arcadia Public Library can continue to improve in meeting your needs by attending either of the upcoming forums and filling out a survey in person or online...     … [Read more...]

Transit plaza not waiting on train


With the opening of service at the new Gold Line train station still at least two or three years away, the City of Arcadia and the Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension Construction Authority opened the adjacent Arcadia Transit Plaza to the public Nov. 6. The triangular plaza on the northwest corner of First Avenue and Santa Clara Street, across from 24 Hour Fitness, fills the land space between the train station and the two-level 300-space parking … [Read more...]

Transit Plaza dedication Nov 6


Although the Metro Gold Line light rail train will not be operational until 2016, the City of Arcadia is officially opening a new Transit Plaza adjacent to a new parking garage under construction at the train station with a dedication ceremony at 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6. Details below... … [Read more...]

Coffee with Cop Oct. 9


Join the Arcadia Police Department on Thursday, October 9 from 8 a.m. 10 a.m. for Coffee with a Cop. Join your neighbors and officers for coffee and conversations! No agenda or speeches, just and chance to ask questions, voice concerns, and get to know the officers in your neighborhood. For any questions please call 626.821.2648 or e-mail   … [Read more...]