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Santa Anita Park touts its horse safety record at end of its latest meet. The track's racing safety record for horses is at 99.97%, ranking it as the safest track of similar size and activity in North America, counting last year's fall meet and the 6-month winter-spring meet that ended Sunday, June 16. During this span of time, racehorses made a total of 6678 starts with two racing fatalities. Another 12 horses died at the track during that span due to training injuries. See also "Santa Anita Park touts low racing deaths in '23-24; 12 horses die training," Arcadia Weekly, p. 13, June 20, 2024..

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper36702
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
June 18, 2024
Pages
p. A1

Race horse Sugar Fish stumbles into stakes win at Santa Anita Park. The 3-year-old filly was ridden by jockey Tyler Baze in the Summertime Oaks at Santa Anita on June 8, 2024.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper36700
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
June 9, 2024
Pages
p. B8
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
June 9, 2024
Pages
p. B8
Subjects
Baze, Tyler
Horses and horse racing
Santa Anita Park-2021-2030
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All-Area Baseball Player of the Year is San Dimas senior Landon White and Pitcher of the Year is Maranatha junior Zach Strickland. From Arcadia, on the All-Area First Team are Gabe Lopez and Fernando Palencia. From Arcadia, on the All-Area Second Team are Jordan Vogel and Leo Peniche.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper36699
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
June 8, 2024
Pages
p. B2

All-Area Softball Player of the Year is Aleena Garcia of Whittier Christian and Kassandra Gewecke of Temple City is Pitcher of the Year. From Arcadia, on the All-Area Second Team is Peyton Fox.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper36698
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
June 7, 2024
Pages
p. B2
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
June 7, 2024
Pages
p. B2
Subjects
Fox, Peyton.
Garcia, Aleena
Gewecke, Kassandra
Softball
Sports
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All-area girls track and field. Mia Holden, South Pasadena senior, is Athlete of the Year. On the second team are the following Arcadians: Layla Roslan, Reena Hsieh, Emma Samvelian, and Makena Guy.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper36695
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
June 5, 2024
Pages
p. B2

All-area boys track and field. Dylan Ochoa, a Northview senior, is Athlete of the Year. The first team includes Vrishank Biju of Arcadia.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper36694
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
June 4, 2024
Pages
p. B2
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
June 4, 2024
Pages
p. B2
Subjects
Arcadia High School sports
Biju, Vrishank
Ochoa, Dylan
Track and Field
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Actor and activist George Takei, famous for portraying Hikaru Sulu on the Star Trek television show, is determined to keep telling his Japanese American story. He and his family were incarcerated, along with 120,000 other Japanese Americans, including children, labeled enemies during World War II. Takei spent 3 years behind barbed wires, guarded by soldiers with guns, in 3 camps: Santa Anita Park racetrack (Santa Anita Assembly Center), Camp Rohwer, and Tule Lake.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper36690
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
May 31, 2024
Pages
p. A4

City of Arcadia celebrates groundbreaking for Alexan Azalea, a residential mixed-use development, with Trammell Crow Residential. Alexan Azalea is a 7-story, multi-family residential building in downtown Arcadia, featuring 319 new apartments, including 26 units dedicated as affordable. Located one block from the Metro station.

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Newspaper
Mountain Views News
Date
May 25, 2024
Pages
p. 6
Newspaper
Mountain Views News
Date
May 25, 2024
Pages
p. 6
Subjects
Apartments
Housing
Mixed-use developments
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Arcadia High School badminton team completes a historic undefeated season with a perfect 22-0 record, winning their third CIF championship title in four years. Coach Mike Stiles formed the team nine years ago in 2016 and will be retiring at the end of this season.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper36686
Newspaper
Mountain Views News
Date
May 18, 2024
Pages
p. 16
Newspaper
Mountain Views News
Date
May 18, 2024
Pages
p. 16
Subjects
Arcadia High School sports-badminton
Ng, Derrick
Stiles, Mike
Wang, James
Wong, Leo
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Newspaper Index
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Popular "Star Wars" talents to head fundraiser on May 4 at Chalice Collectibles at The Shops at Santa Anita mall in Arcadia, 400 South Baldwin Avenue. All proceeds go to the Make-A-Wish Foundation and Starlight Foundation. Pictured is Kat Cressida, the voice of Princess Leia in popular video games. See also Arcadia Weekly, pp. 1, 15, March 28, 2024.

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Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
April 29, 2024
Pages
p. A3
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
April 29, 2024
Pages
p. A3
Subjects
Celebrities
Chalice Collectibles
Cressida, Kat
Shops at Santa Anita
Toys
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Star Wars stars to meet fans, raise funds for charity at Chalice Collectibles signing event at The Shops at Santa Anita mall in Arcadia. The event raises funds for two of Lucas Films's favorite charities: The Make-A-Wish Foundation and Starlight Foundation. See also Arcadia Weekly, pp. 1, 15, March 28, 2024.

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Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
April 25, 2024
Pages
p. 1, 39
Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
April 25, 2024
Pages
p. 1, 39
Subjects
Celebrities
Chalice Collectibles
Shops at Santa Anita
Toys
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Arcadia City Clerk Gene Glasco retires after 12 years. Photo of Glasco with Arcadia City Council. See VF for hard copy.

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Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
April 20, 2024
Pages
p. A3
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
April 20, 2024
Pages
p. A3
Subjects
Arcadia City Clerks
Glasco, Gene
Retirements
Veterans
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Longtime Arcadia City Clerk Gene Glasco retires. Glasco has served 12 years as its elected City Clerk. In 2022, Arcadia voters approved an update to the City Charter that eliminated the position of the elected City Clerk. With Glasco's retirement, the City Manager will appoint a City Clerk. Most of the traditional City Clerk duties are currently performed by professional staff in the City Manager's Office, ensuring uninterrupted service to the public. Photo of Glasco with Arcadia City Council. See press release dated April 18, 2024 in VF for full-text.

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Newspaper
Mountain Views News
Date
April 20, 2024
Pages
p. 6
Newspaper
Mountain Views News
Date
April 20, 2024
Pages
p. 6
Subjects
Arcadia City Clerks
Glasco, Gene
Retirements
Veterans
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Arcadia police report military equipment use, seek drone in the 2024-2025 budget. Drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles, are instrumental in enhancing response times to calls, aiding in the investigation of criminal activities, and providing aerial perspectives that can assist in protecting life and property, the report states.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper36678
Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
April 18, 2024
Pages
p. 27
Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
April 18, 2024
Pages
p. 27
Subjects
Arcadia Police Department
Drones
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High school boys basketball All-Area team has been named. Nate Garcia, junior at Damien, is Player of the Year. Those from Arcadia are guard Jordan Dollar on the First Team, and forward Mansour Sanneh and guard Noa Eteuati-Edwards on the Third Team.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper36665
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
March 29, 2024
Pages
p. B2
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
March 29, 2024
Pages
p. B2
Subjects
Boys basketball
Dollar, Jordan
Eteuati-Edwards, Noa
Garcia, Nate
Sannah, Mansour
Sports
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Star Wars celebrities to gather for fan event at Chalice Collectibles in Arcadia to raise funds for charity. Chalice Collectibles is one of the biggest independent retail stores selling Funko Pops (mostly vinyl pop culture figurines). Chris Bartlett, the voice and human behind C-3PO and 1-JAC on the Disney Plus streaming series "Obi Wan Kenobi," Kat Cressida, the voice of Princess Leia in "Star Wars: Rebellion," "X-Wing Alliance," and "Star Wars: Rogue Squadron," Misty Rosas, who portrayed Kuiil and Frog Lady on "The Mandalorian," and Leilani Shiu, who portrayed Teeka the Jawa on "Obi Wan Kenobi," Tatooine Jawa and offworld Jawa on "The Mandalorian" and other roles on "The Book of Boba Fett" will be there to sign toys and stuff. Chalice Collectibles is located in The Shops at Santa Anita (mall), 400 South Baldwin, Suite 2, Arcadia, CA 91007.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper36660
Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
March 28, 2024
Pages
p. 1, 15
Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
March 28, 2024
Pages
p. 1, 15
Subjects
Celebrities
Chalice Collectibles
Shops at Santa Anita
Toys
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Pasadena Symphony announces Brett Mitchell as new music director, beginning a 5-year tenure on April 1. The Pasadena Symphony makes up half of the Pasadena Symphony and Pops Organization, and officials said Michael Feinstein will continue as conductor of the Pasadena Pops, which presents an annual summer concert series at the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper36661
Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
March 28, 2024
Pages
p. 14

Sofia Herrera strikes out 15 in Arcadia High School softball's win over Muir High School.

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Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
March 28, 2024
Pages
p. B2

The surprising Anna May Wong. Like many, author Katie Salisbury was startled to learn of the star, then couldn't stop looking. Wong was a famous Chinese-American movie star in the 1920s and 1930s and had her own television series in the early 1950s. Salisbury's nonfiction book about Wong's life is titled Not Your China Doll. The author is half-Chinese and grew up in Arcadia.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper36657
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
March 24, 2024
Pages
p. C4
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
March 24, 2024
Pages
p. C4
Subjects
Actresses
Arcadia Authors - Salisbury, Katie
Nonfiction books
Wong, Anna May
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Arcadia firefighters raise funds to help fight pediatric cancer. Arcadia firefighters have been involved with Saint Baldrick's Foundation for over 15 years, said Arcadia Fire Chief Chen Suen. Arcadia firefighters are shown in photo.

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Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
March 21, 2024
Pages
p. 23
Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
March 21, 2024
Pages
p. 23
Subjects
Arcadia firefighters
Cancer
Fundraisers
Suen, Chen
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Newspaper Index
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