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Monday, April 23, 2018
The COHS and ROMS Choir programs are performing their spring concert "R&B Through the Decades" at the H.K. Baird theater on May 11th and 12th at 7 pm with a live band for COHS and Saturday May 12th at 2 pm for ROMS. Get ready for a journey through time with singing and dancing to tunes by Bruno Mars, Rihanna, Alicia Keys, Whitney Houston, The Blues Brothers, Earth Wind and Fire, Aretha Franklin, ...read more
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Monday, April 23, 2018
Get your tickets today for the Royal Oak production of Seussical the Musical! Opening night is full, but there are still seats available for all the other shows. Visit ROMSdrama.weebly.com Here’s a preview of our show from the VAPA showcase on Thursday. Enjoy!  https://youtu.be/DByPne-4oW8
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018
COEF Hall of Fame Dinner!Tickets are selling fast. You can purchase online! Join us for the Charter Oak Education Foundation Hall of Fame Dinner, as we induct Mrs. Rebecca Prtnoy and Mr. Joe Cina into the COEF Hall of Fame.  
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Friday, April 13, 2018
Join us for a History Through the Arts at the Charter Oak Arts Expo! April 19th, 6pm - 8pm
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Friday, April 13, 2018
A Bollywood Fusion Dance Company - Teaching Youth Tolerance & Unconditional Love Thru Dance The First Dance Production to Express Powerful Personal Development Messages through Dance.  LIMITED PRE-SALE TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW FOR ONLY $15 [FREE FOR GLENDALE UNIFIED MEMEBERS & STUDENTS] With all the negativity in the world today, here is a group of multicultural children, spreading positivity thru ...read more
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Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Join us for a History Through the Arts at the Charter Oak Arts Expo!April 19th, 6pm - 8pm
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Thursday, March 29, 2018
Knowledgeability is the cornerstone of any leader’s credibility. There are many things a leader can do to earn people’s admiration, ultimately however, genuine knowledgeability is the only characteristic that intrinsically maintains respect for a leader’s position. The moment employees feel or discover that their superiors have limited knowledge, it becomes tempting for said employees either to ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education
Thursday, March 29, 2018
Leadership is essentially defined as the act of assuming command, or taking charge, over a group of other people. By this definition, leadership is a duty that inherently depends on interacting with others. This means that having the capacity to build strong interpersonal connections is a skill that directly contributes to the effectiveness of a leader. The more people a leader is responsible ...read more
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Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Spring Break is coming! Book THE CRAZY DOG LADIES to watch your pets while you are away! Bonded, insured and background checked for your peace of mind! 626.675.6711thecrazydogladies.com
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Tuesday, March 20, 2018
POMONA, Calif., March 19, 2018 — Steady rainfall didn’t keep 900 guests away from celebrating Casa Colina Hospital and Centers for Healthcare at its annual Tribute to Courage Gala on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at the Sheraton Fairplex Hotel and Conference Center in Pomona, Calif.   Three Casa Colina patients were guests of honor – Katrina Hannah of La Verne, Daniel Franco of Rancho Cucamonga and ...read more
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Monday, March 19, 2018
Ultra-Low NOx residential natural gas furnace reduces emissions by 65 percent and was among first to comply with SCAQMD Rule 1111 standardsLOS ANGELES, March 19, 2018 – Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today announced the company will participate in the testing of a new residential natural gas furnace that reduces emissions by 65 percent and is one of several low emission models that now ...read more
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Friday, March 16, 2018
By Kevin Smithkvsmith@scng.com@sgvnbiz on Twitter The San Gabriel Valley’s employment base grew by 2 percent in 2017, powered primarily by growth in public administration, health services and leisure and hospitality sectors. That was highlighted Thursday at the 2018 San Gabriel Valley Economic Forecast Summit. Held at the DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Monrovia, the event drew business leaders, ...read more
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Wednesday, January 10, 2018
So you decided it is time to consider purchasing a home or moving up to a larger home, what is the first thing you should do?  Get pre-qualified with a lender so that you do not start out looking at homes and you find your dream house and then come to find out you do not qualify for that home!  How disappointed would you be?  The possibility of interest rates increasing over the next few years ...read more
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Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Glendora, CA, December 20, 2017 — America’s Christian Credit Union (ACCU) is proud to partner with three local charities this holiday season to make spirits bright. The three charities selected this year include the Los Angeles Department of Children and Family Services, McKinley Children’s Center (MCC) and Shepherd’s Pantry. Each of these organizations works diligently to provide those who are ...read more
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Friday, November 03, 2017
What is Veterans Day? Veterans Day is formerly known as Armistice Day, honoring the end of War World I, which took place on November 11, 1918. On this day, bringing an end between the Allied nations and Germany in 1918. While those who died are also remembered, Veterans Day is set aside to thank and honor all of whom have served with honor in the military.PostalAnnex’s Gratitude towards ...read more
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Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Are you considering a fundraising for less privileged kids this Halloween? Do you know you can organize your own fundraising event under the aegis of UNICEF? Sure you can. UNICEF is out to ensure disadvantaged kids have their rights protected, get a basic education, access to clean water, and generally handle child right issues. You can be a part of this cause and make a difference this ...read more
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Sunday, October 08, 2017
As an aspiring author, it can be very rewarding and fulfilling (thrilling too) to see your book come out in hard copy print. It looks real then and it’s like “wow!” “Finally!” At PostalAnnex of Azusa, we are in business to make your dream a reality!   3 Reasons Why You Should Print a Sample of your book in Hard Copy   Editing It is easier to pay attention to details when proofreading ...read more
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Monday, August 28, 2017
Back to SchoolThe thought of going to a boarding school, a college or a university can be overwhelming. It is something that brings up mixed feelings of happiness and despair both for parents sending their children to school and students who have just entered high schools, college or universities. Parents are happy that sooner or later they will achieve their dream of providing quality education ...read more
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Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Are you or someone you know looking for an alternative to the traditional classroom setting?Check out Charter Oak's Oak Knoll Virtual Academy!For more information or to enroll, visithttp://www.cousd.net/Domain/15or call (626)914-3961
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Monday, June 05, 2017
Dalton White started school at Willow Elementary as a kindergartener in 2007. He attended school there through the 6th grade in 2014. At that time, Dalton joined Boy Scout troop 360. Last October 2016, Dalton planned and executed his Eagle Scout Project, to collect and donate new and gently used books to his Alma Mater, Willow Elementary school. The project was a success, collecting over 1,000 ...read more
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Thursday, June 01, 2017
ROMS drama has taken 8 national titles in the National Youth Arts awards, as well as 18 additional nominations! Over 550 productions spanning 16 states were submitted this year, and our students were recognized as the best in their categories. These students are evaluated and scored by judges affiliated with the NYAs, and are recognized on stage at a regional ceremony in Los Angeles. Please ...read more
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Thursday, May 25, 2017
Badillo Panthers Roar! On February 8th, a group of 37 students got to go on a very special field trip to K-Mart. As a part of the Sunshine Rotary’s Operation Santa Clothes, these students got to select two outfits and a pair of shoes. They returned to school donning their new outfits!  On Friday night, February 10th , Badillo’s daughters and dads were treated to a Sweetheart Dance in the ...read more
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Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Are you or someone you know looking for an alternative to the traditional classroom setting?Check out Charter Oak's Oak Knoll Virtual Academy! For more infomation or to enroll, visit http://www.cousd.net/Domain/15  
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Monday, May 15, 2017
Check out the COUSD mobile app!https://youtu.be/SN5bgLQ8CiY
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Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Pre-Enrollment is open for new students!Visit www.cousd.net to complete online enrollment!
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Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Charter Oak continues its winning ways! Last Saturday Charter Oak's Shakespeare Team really stated who we are. Out of 65 schools present for the competition, Charter Oak finished in the top 10 in almost every event. The Junior Varsity team placed in the top 10 in every event we entered. Then many of our students finished in the top five. We won two Sweepstakes awards for overall team ...read more
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Sunday, April 23, 2017
Avoid the hassles of locking out your keys, have a duplicate! Keys provide us the means of gaining access to a multitude of possibilities which can be summed up as valuables, yet they are one of the most commonly lost items we have. If you lost your house key, you can do one of the following, force your way in and damage your door knob in the process, call a locksmith if you have the time, or be ...read more
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Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Are you or someone you know looking for an alternative to the traditional classroom setting?Check out Charter Oak's Oak Knoll Virtual Academy!
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Thursday, April 13, 2017
How to easily sort your personal and business mails and get a peace of mind When you're dead tired After a long and exhausting day at work, you finally arrived home with a splitting headache only to find out that the mailman had just shoved a big stack of mails into your doorstep. Do you really want to sift through all of them and look for "a day at school" letter that your granddaughter sent ...read more
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Wednesday, April 05, 2017
How to be creative on Easter Sunday Egg hunting is a magnet for kids. The feeling of finding colorful eggs is simply irresistible to them just like we used to back in the days. If you want to drive your kid's competitive spirit, you can never go wrong with it.However, if you really wanna get creative on this day without losing all the fun and laughter, you can turn this event into a charity, ...read more
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Thursday, March 23, 2017
Prankster alert: April fools Everything is funny as long as it's happening to somebody else.                                                                                                   - Will RogersWill Rogers must have been thinking of pranks all along when he coined these words. We have seen it in a lot of YouTube videos and we cannot deny the fact that a lot of them were pretty ...read more
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Wednesday, November 23, 2016
The Glendora Chamber's mission is to Promote, Connect & Grow business in Glendora. One of the many services we provide are Ribbon Cuttings. The following are several that we have recently had the pleasure of taking part in.   Glendora Employment Agency celebrated 60 years serving the East San Gabriel Valley/Inland Empire. The Glendora Employment Agency is a boutique staffing firm that ...read more
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Friday, October 07, 2016
On September 26th the 13th Annual Jim Staunton CIF Champions of Character Awards were held in Long Beach. The program honors student athletes, coaches, administrators, and member schools who represent excellent sportsmanship and outstanding character. This year, Lou Farrar, the head football coach from Charter Oak High School was recognized. Coach Farrar has coached 48 seasons of high school ...read more
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Tuesday, January 26, 2016
  THE CRAZY DOG LADIES Dog Walking and Pet Sitting is a team of loving, experienced and responsible animal lovers. We provide 30, 45 and 60 minute walks if you need to get your pups out during the day while you are at work!   Our goal is to be your neighborhood pet sitter offering friendly, dependable and professional services to accommodate you and your pets. We are licensed, bonded and ...read more
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Tuesday, January 12, 2016
THE CRAZY DOG LADIES keep pets exercised and comfortable in their own home while you are away! Now that the holidays are over, we have some long weekends coming up. If you are headed out of town for MLK in January or the Presidents Days in February, call THE CRAZY DOG LADIES for pet sitting!   We also provide 30, 45 and 60 minute walks if you need to get your pups out during the day while you ...read more
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Monday, June 01, 2015
June 2015 Vol 7 - Issue 6 This issue is sponsored by:   Happy June from the Glendora Chamber! As always, there are many opportunities to connect with other businesses, the community and more! Below you will find events to RSVP for so please take a moment and check them out. You can also simply go to our chamber calendar to do so HERE. As THE voice of the Glendora business community, the ...read more
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