Imy Dulake Distinguished Citizen

Imy Dulake

Imy Dulake has been named a 2015 Distinguished Citizen by the Lucky Baldwin District of the San Gabriel Valley Council Boy Scouts of America. She will be honored at a dinner event on Wednesday, May 27 at the Courtyard Marriott, 700 W. Huntington Drive, Monrovia, along with Monrovian Stephen R. Baker. Imy, the Executive Sales Director for Coldwell Banker Real Estate in Arcadia, has had a 30-year career in real estate, where she is the top … [Read more...]

Citizen Leahy leaves ’em laughing

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Jim Leahy said his wife and fellow Citizen of the Year Award recipient Terry Leahy took the honor she refers to as "COY" so seriously that when Jim was recently cut off in traffic and was about to confront the offender, Terry quickly reminded him about his obligation to live up to the award by yelling out "COY!" "COY!," which stopped him in his tracks. It also made for an anecdote that drew roars of laughter from the crowd of more than 220 people … [Read more...]

Santa Anita Inn owner tennis champ

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Santa Anita Inn owner and Arcadia-based Continental Management Inc. CEO Andrew Chang plays tennis so seriously in his spare time that his men's 4.0 team from Arcadia -- called Dragon from Southern Sea -- won the prestigious 2015 BNP Paribas Open Senior Cup in Indian Wells, Calif. on March 26 just days after Novak Djokovic was crowned men's single champion in the same tournament the previous weekend. The Senior Cup drew teams from as far away … [Read more...]

Selmers senior citizens of year

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Doris and Jerry Selmer have been named City of Arcadia 2015 Senior Citizens of the Year. The annual Salute to Seniors Luncheon sponsored by the Arcadia Rotary Club will be held on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. at the Arcadia Community Center, 365 Campus Drive. At this special event, the Arcadia Rotary Club along with the City Council, Senior Commissioners and other guests will honor the Selmers. The Selmer’s have … [Read more...]

Ramsey tribute: Arcadia bands Feb. 21

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An all-star line-up of Arcadia-bred rock performers will reunite for a benefit memorial concert at Santa Anita Park from 7 p.m. - 12 midnite Saturday, Feb. 21 to honor well-known musician and beloved Arcadia High School alum Joe Ramsey. Mr. Ramsey passed away Dec. 29, 2014, at the age of 58. A limited number of tickets are available online until 6 pm Friday at ArcadiaApaches-donations.com. Suggested donations are $60 or more and will go to … [Read more...]

Wong’s space draws record crowd

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It's likely there is other life in our universe but we'd be smart not to go looking for it since it may be much more sophisticated and may not be friendly. That was just one of the editorial comments offered by JPL engineer Dr. Edward Wong during a question-and-answer session following a fascinating talk on Feb. 8 presented by the Arcadia Museum Foundation. The talk covering myriad space-related topics incluidng details of Curiosity Rover on … [Read more...]

Ramsey tribute: Arcadia bands Feb. 21

Ramsey

An all-star line-up of Arcadia-bred rock performers will reunite for a benefit memorial concert at Santa Anita Park from 7 p.m. - 12 midnite Saturday, Feb. 21 to honor well-known musician and beloved Arcadia High School alum Joe Ramsey. Mr. Ramsey passed away Dec. 29, 2014, at the age of 58. A limited number of tickets are available online until 6 pm Friday at ArcadiaApaches-donations.com. Suggested donations are $60 or more and will go to … [Read more...]

Leahys named Citizens of the Year

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Jim and Terry Leahy have been named Citizens of the Year by the Arcadia Chamber of Commerce. The longtime Arcadia residents who have donated years of their lives to support and make tremendous improvements in Arcadia schools and local organizations will be recognized during the Chamber's annual Installation Dinner sponsored by Singpoli on March 26 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, 924 W. Huntington Drive in Monrovia. Tickets ($65 for … [Read more...]