Month: May 2014

admin May 30, 2014

Zoey Van Jones Brow Studio Honored By Bank with $25,000 in Prizes & Services Other Small Businesses Can Enter Contest Through June 30 (Pictured from left: Lisa Stevens, Wells Fargo executive vice president and head of small business banking and Zoey Van Jones, owner of Zoey Van Jones Brow Studio at Wells Fargo Works Webisode […]

admin May 30, 2014

Deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station’s Summer Violent Crime Enforcement Program (SVCEP) stopped a vehicle for routine traffic violations on Saturday, May 24. Upon contacting the driver, deputies could smell the odor of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle. The driver was detained pending a narcotics investigation, and the vehicle was searched. Inside […]

admin May 29, 2014

“What Will It Take to Get Congress Moving on Responsible Gun Safety Laws?” Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank), a former federal prosecutor, released the following statement calling on Congress to move on responsible and commonsense gun safety laws in the wake of yet another mass shooting in Isla Vista, California: “The shooting at Isla Vista is […]

admin May 29, 2014

Arcadia selected as an LA 2015 Host Town, providing culture, training and accommodations to international athletes in July 2015 The City of Arcadia and The Arcadia Chamber of Commerce announced today that the community has been officially selected to participate in the Special Olympics World Games “Host Town” program from July 21 – 24, 2015. […]

admin May 29, 2014

Assemblymember Chris Holden’s bill to extend California’s wiretapping “sunset” date for an additional five years was unanimously approved 75 to 0 on the Assembly floor late Tuesday. “With the evolution of the digital age, lawbreakers have become more clever and better organized, especially when it comes to drug and arms trafficking,” stated Assemblymember Holden. “That’s […]

admin May 29, 2014

By SHEL SEGAL A 23-year-old transient was convicted on May 22 of one felony and one misdemeanor for inadvertently starting the Jan. 16 Colby Fire in the mountains north of Glendora that charred 1,952 acres, injured six people and destroyed five homes, according to a published report. Jonathan Jarrell was found guilty of “one felony […]

admin May 28, 2014

The fracking moratorium bill, SB 1132, cleared its last committee last week and will be voted on by the full Senate this week. We don’t know yet if we have the votes to pass the bill — but we know we’re close. So we need to turn up the heat on senators who haven’t committed […]

admin May 28, 2014

In February HGTV’s “Designers Showcase” staff contacted an Arcadia designer and asked him to do an interview on HGTV’s website. They explained the goal of the website is “To help our audience understand how we (the designer) created spaces that are functional as well as fabulous while speaking to the details that define the space”. […]