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Artist
Justine Wishek
Description
Glendora's First House -- George D. Whitcomb, the founder of Glendora, named the City after the word "glen" meaning a narrow canyon and his wife's name "Leadora". He was a firm believer in clean living and had a no-liquor clause inserted in the title of each lot he sold.

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Artist
Justine Wishek
Description
Glendora's First House -- George D. Whitcomb, the founder of Glendora, named the City after the word "glen" meaning a narrow canyon and his wife's name "Leadora". He was a firm believer in clean living and had a no-liquor clause inserted in the title of each lot he sold.
Item ID
35W
Collection
Paintings
Images
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Arcadia doctor arrested. Dr. Badrudin Rajabali Kurwa was arrested on October 22 for alleged sexual battery of two employees in his Glendora office. Dr. Kurwa practices as an ophthamologist in both Arcadia and Glendora.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper24699
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
October 23, 2002
Pages
p. A2
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
October 23, 2002
Pages
p. A2
Subjects
Kurwa, Dr. Badrudin Rajabali
Crime and Criminals
Item ID
24893AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Glendora police have arrested a man believed to be the cat burglar who has plagued Arcadia and nearby cities in recent months.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper1375
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
April 26, 1987
Pages
p. A-1
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
April 26, 1987
Pages
p. A-1
Subjects
Crime and Criminals
Item ID
1374AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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John Rousselot (R) from San Marino will face Paul Conforti (D) from Glendora in the November election for the 26th Congressional district.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper855
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
June 6, 1974
Pages
p. 1
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
June 6, 1974
Pages
p. 1
Subjects
California - Elections - 1974
Item ID
855AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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The owners of the Derby restaurant, Charles "Chip" Sturniolo and his family, plan to open the Derby East in Glendora in August at the site of the Old Hickory Inn.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper2385
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
June 27, 1990
Pages
p. A-1
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
June 27, 1990
Pages
p. A-1
Subjects
Restaurants, Bars, etc - The Derby
Item ID
2339AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Jonathan Robert Poyner, 20, of Glendora, pleaded not guilty to 22 counts of child molestation, alleged by children he worked with at Rio Hondo Prep School.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper29849
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
January 4, 2006
Pages
p. A3
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
January 4, 2006
Pages
p. A3
Subjects
Arraignments
Child molestation
Crime and Criminals
Poyner, Jonathan Robert
Rio Hondo Preparatory School
Item ID
30028AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Jonathan Robert Poyner, 21, of Glendora, will stand trial for numerous alleged lewd acts on 10 boys at Rio Hondo Preparatory School. He was a volunteer sports coach.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper30193
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
September 1, 2006
Pages
p. A3
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
September 1, 2006
Pages
p. A3
Subjects
Child molestation
Crime and Criminals
Poyner, Jonathan Robert
Rio Hondo Preparatory School
Trials
Item ID
30380AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Single Pacific Electric Railway car (#1126) with destination card reading Monrovia-Glendora. Photographed on tracks in Arcadia at approximately First Avenue. Pacific Electric control tower is to right of car.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs393
Date
c.1941

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Date
c.1941
Subjects
Pacific Electric Railway
Railroads
ID
391
Collection
Photographs
Images
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Jonathan Robert Poyner, 20, of Glendora, a part-time employee at Rio Hondo Prep School in Arcadia, is accused of lewd acts on a child under 14 and two counts of attempted molestation.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper29824
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
December 16, 2005
Pages
p. A1
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
December 16, 2005
Pages
p. A1
Subjects
Child molestation
Crime and Criminals
Lewd conduct
Poyner, Jonathan Robert
Rio Hondo Prep School
Item ID
30009AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Robert Berlien, who has been head of the Glendora Municipal Water Department for 9 years, has been named Water Manager for Arcadia, replacing John Grivich, who retired in June.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper3601
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
July 20, 1975
Pages
p. A-1
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
July 20, 1975
Pages
p. A-1
Subjects
Water Department
Item ID
3479AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Michael De Pietro, 8 years old, was injured when he was struck by a car driven by Earl Hummell of Glendora, in the crosswalk at Huntington Drive and Baldwin Avenue. See hard copy of newspaper in Box 51.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper33955
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune,
Date
February 2, 1964
Pages
p. 1
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune,
Date
February 2, 1964
Pages
p. 1
Subjects
DePietro, Michael
Hummell, Earl
Item ID
34149AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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17 year old Angie Zamorano's death last week in a car accident less than a mile from Arcadia High School brought 300 people together Tuesday for a memorial service at Oakdale Memorial Park in Glendora.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper76
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
June 11, 1992
Pages
p. A-1 photo
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
June 11, 1992
Pages
p. A-1 photo
Subjects
Zamorano, Maria
Item ID
76AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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A draft report on the Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension proposes stops in Arcadia, Monrovia, Duarte, Irwindale, Azusa, Glendora, San Dimas, LaVerne, Pomona and Claremont. City hearing will be held at Arcadia City Hall on June 14.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper28143
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
May 1, 2004
Pages
p. A1, A5
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
May 1, 2004
Pages
p. A1, A5
Subjects
Environmental impact report (EIR) -- draft
Light rail trains
Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension
Item ID
28336AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Dr. Badurding Rajabali "Bud" Kurwa, an ophthalmologist who practices in Arcadia and Glendora, must accept or reject a plea bargain for allegedly touching two female employees. If no plea bargain is reached, his trial will begin July 14.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper25868
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
July 7, 2003
Pages
p. A4
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
July 7, 2003
Pages
p. A4
Subjects
Kurwa, Dr. Badurdin Rajabali ("Bud")
Sexual battery
Item ID
26068AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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The City of LaVerne has joined the Foothill Special Enforcement Team (FSET), a partnership of SWAT teams formed between Monrovia, Arcadia and Glendora. Officers with FSET are deployed to manage high risk incidents such as hostage situations, barricaded subjects and potentially dangerous arrests.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper29738
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
October 19, 2005
Pages
p. A3
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
October 19, 2005
Pages
p. A3
Subjects
Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT)
Foothill Special Enforcement Team (FSET)
Arcadia Police Department
Partnerships
Item ID
29923AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Last Tuesday's election showed that most of the San Gabriel Valley voted for Democrats--Governor-elect Jerry Brown and U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer. The majority of voters in Arcadia, Bradbury, Glendora, La Mirada, San Dimas and San Marino voted for the Republican candidates.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper32225
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
November 7, 2010
Pages
p. A1, A4
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
November 7, 2010
Pages
p. A1, A4
Subjects
Elections--November 2, 2010
Item ID
32424AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Arcadia Apaches roller hockey team won the San Gabriel Valley Roller Hockey League Championships by defeating Glendora 3-1. The Apaches, who use the name and logo of Arcadia High School, do not have an official affiliation with the school, but the team consists of high school age Arcadia residents, the majority of whom go to Arcadia High School.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper33307
Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly,
Date
August 2, 2001
Pages
p. 5
Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly,
Date
August 2, 2001
Pages
p. 5
Subjects
Arcadia Apaches Roller Hockey
Tokeshi, Matthew (reporter/writer)
Item ID
33503AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Riders head to Pasadena, not Los Angeles. Ridership on the Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension is surpassing expectations. The east Pasadena to Azusa/Glendora extension, which opened March 5 is carrying 4000-5000 riders on weekdays and 3800 to 4000 on Saturday and Sunday. 18 percent of the riders from Arcadia Station went to Pasadena. Other rider statistics are given.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper34523
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
April 12, 2016
Pages
p. A1, A6
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
April 12, 2016
Pages
p. A1, A6
Subjects
Light Rail
Mass transit
Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension
Railroads
Trains
Transportation
Item ID
34715AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Photo shows P.E. #430 out-bound to Arcadia, Monrovia and Glendora along side P.E. #714 from the Oak Knoll Line at the end of the 4 track main lines at Huntington Drive and El Molino near San Marino and Alhambra boundary line. This photo belongs to Historical Collection of Southern California Edison Co. It is shown here for research only.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs403
Date
1950 or 1951

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Date
1950 or 1951
Subjects
Pacific Electric Railway
Railroads
ID
401
Collection
Photographs
Images
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Metro Gold Line Foothill train set to roll on March 5. The 11.5 mile extension from East Pasadena's Sierra Madre Villa Station to Azusa/Glendora border is expected to have 13,600 riders per day and trains to arrive every 12 minutes. The new stations are Arcadia, Monrovia, Duarte/City of Hope, Irwindale, Azusa Downtown, and Azusa Pacific University.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper34354
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
October 23, 2015
Pages
p. A1, A5
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
October 23, 2015
Pages
p. A1, A5
Subjects
Metro Gold Line--Foothill Extension
Light Rail
Railroads
Trains
Train stations
Transportation
Item ID
34547AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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