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Wednesday, February 07, 2018
Valentine's day presents an opportunity to express love to those within and outside your circle. A demonstration of love is always appreciated, a show of care to the less privileged is hardly rejected. Outside of family and friends, you can reach out to orphans and homeless children with gift items such as coloring books from PostalAnnex of Azusa. With this love gift, they can have fun coloring ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest
Tuesday, February 06, 2018
Are you prepared for Mardi Gras 2018? Do people around you think much about this event that you cherish? Wouldn't you like to draw their attention to this day of feasting and merrymaking? Or are you planning a feast on fat Tuesday in preparation for the lent season and you want people within your immediate reach to join you in this fun-filled affair? Then let them know about it - creatively. Let ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Events, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest
Monday, February 05, 2018
The Chinese new year is fast approaching and all the cultural displays, get-together and funfair associated with this event - the fireworks, family gathering, family meal, visiting friends and relatives are highly anticipated. Make your neighborhood agog with the Chinese new year's celebration using flashy banners, posters, and decorations. Invite family and friends nationwide to celebrate this ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest
Sunday, January 28, 2018
Have you been in a situation where you had to write a letter to accompany a greeting card in order to fully or properly express yourself to a loved one, friend or colleague? Because what was written in the card you chose was not even close to what you wanted? You probably liked the design on the card itself but the words inside just didn't fit right? There's joy in passing personalized heartfelt ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, General News Article
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
We Can Help Publicize Your Event! Do you have a new product and are planning a showcase or exhibit? Then you certainly want people to come, don't you? After all, they're the reason for the event! Now to the nitty gritty - reaching out to them and getting them to come. You've got to be "aggressive" in publicizing this event in this way: Your target audience must start seeing the adverts early ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Bring your e-waste to Cedargrove Elementary, Saturday, Feb. 3rd from 9am-3pm
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Education, Human Interest, Events
Sunday, January 21, 2018
Your company or business venture is profitable when the total income is more than all expenses made within a defined period. This you probably know already.  Business owners seek ways to cut costs as a means of increasing their ROI without compromising the quality of goods and services delivery. At PostalAnnex of Azusa, we offer a solution particularly to businesses or organizations that require ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Sunday, January 14, 2018
Expand Your Reach The power of an online presence for your business or endeavor in the 21st century cannot be overemphasized. The modern age, transactions, interactions, deals, and etcetera, happen as fast as the snap of a finger. Information gives individuals and organizations the edge they need in the fiercely competitive world of business. Your business/endeavor - what you do and how you do it ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest
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
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, Education
Sunday, January 07, 2018
  Do you have documents backing a minor who wants to travel abroad that isn’t notarized yet? Or do you have a home purchase or car resale documents that you want to be trusted and accepted by recipients? Documents requiring notarization can't really be categorized. If the recipient of any of your document wants proof that you signed it willingly and not under any kind of duress, then it ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Thursday, January 04, 2018
Glendora, CA, January 3, 2018 — America’s Christian Credit Union (ACCU) is proud to announce the beginning of its 60th year anniversary campaign, which kicked off with a special event the morning of the 3rd. This event gathered state representatives, city officials and ministry leaders from around the Los Angeles and Orange Counties to celebrate the Kingdom impact ACCU has inspired for 60 ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Community, Events, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release
Sunday, December 24, 2017
Horoscope, basically, is the interpretation of a correlation between the position of celestial bodies and event at the time it happens such as a birthday or birth month. Modern science has not been able to prove the consistency of the results and have hinged it on pure chance. Anyway, the idea behind horoscopic interpretations is primarily a desire for a positive outcome of an event or someone's ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Events, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community
Sunday, December 24, 2017
Celebrate With Our Gift Items! In anticipation of new beginnings, hopes, and opportunities, the coming new year is perceived to bring, all the celebration is worth it. Get inspired and stoke hopes with a new drive in others with inspirational calendars from our gifts area as it is the perfect time of the year to be motivated. These special calendars enable you to be date conscious and keep you ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest
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
Categories: Events, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release, Community, Economic, Education
Monday, December 18, 2017
Customized Cards Christmas is here again! The spirit of the yuletide is the spirit of giving. Keep the spirit alive by sharing the love, hope, and warmth of the season with your customers and loved ones. Show appreciation to your customers with a gift item and/or seasonal cards for their continuous patronage all year long. Express your heartfelt wishes to them and loved ones with customized cards ...read more
Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Events
Sunday, November 19, 2017
Want to Send a Package? As it is popularly said.."you never know until you try," you'd be surprised how relatively affordable your package is going to cost. You might be making some assumptions on what it will cost to send your package to the desired destination. More often than not, the cost is underestimated or overestimated because factors are overlooked or not known. Additionally, it might ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest
Thursday, November 16, 2017
It's that time of the year again - the yuletide season we all look forward to. The aspect of Christmas that makes it special, fun, and pleasantly memorable is giving/exchange of gifts. Savour the excitement of this Christmas shopping season with discounted and customized gift items with irresistible deals. Flow with the yuletide - shop, pack, and send precious gifts to your loved ones anywhere ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest
Thursday, November 16, 2017
It is officially unspoken knowledge that Thanksgiving day sparks the start of the holiday season in the United States. It's a great day to get together with friends, family and even colleagues(distant and near) to catch up on the months past, enjoy each other's company, share a special Thanksgiving meal and do other exciting stuff. If you've been planning on doing something similar to this, or ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Events
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
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Education, General News Article, Events
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
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Events, Education, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Halloween is here again! The question is “are you ready or getting ready for it?” It’s not a kids-only affair anymore but has metamorphosed into a nationally celebrated event embracing all-age groups. Halloween is what you want it to be! It can be used to express warm wishes, fondness, and fun to loved ones and neighbors. A Halloween greeting card is the perfect medium for communicating ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Events, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest
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
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Economic, General News Article, Papers/Research
Sunday, September 24, 2017
What are you doing about expanding your market and driving sales? The center focus of every business is sales. Production, accounting, human resources, quality control, and sales teams all synergize towards one goal - sales! As you probably already know, an expansion in market size converts to an increase in sales. This is the million dollar question: “What are you doing about expanding your ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest
Sunday, September 17, 2017
Your Company Needs a Story   You can create opportunities for your business. You can sell the story of your company to targeted clients in ways you are probably unaware of. Startups and small businesses that rely only on customers that come to them, never get a meaningful increase in customer base because the competition out there is “fierce and feisty “. Nevertheless, it's nothing to be ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Sunday, September 10, 2017
We can take care of your office supply needs   Are you about to set up your company and not sure of how to handle office supplies? Or are you already set up but looking to improve productivity or expand operations? Do you know that outsourcing functions like procurement and delivery of office equipment and consumables can save you man hours, money and enhance the productivity of your company? ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Monday, September 04, 2017
Do You Want A More Customer Engaging Sales Pitch? Provide Them Handouts During or Before Presentations Build brand popularity with sales pitch A sales pitch is one of the veritable means through which businesses promote their brands and generate more sales. With it, they can speak directly to their targets in a convincing and compelling manner so that they will take the required action that ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Human Interest
Sunday, September 03, 2017
A Little Token Goes a Long WayGive out to gain more Running a business is very competitive. Every business is making a serious effort in order to increase its customer base and make more sales. In order to survive the competition, businesses employ different strategies and various kinds of commercials. One of the ways your business can achieve brand loyalty is to appreciate your customers for ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
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
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest
Monday, August 28, 2017
End the Summer with a Party this Labor Day! The Labor Day is one of the days that Americans look forward to. It is a day in which the American citizens show their respect to workers in the country for their contributions towards nation-building. It is also celebrated in recognition of the efforts of the American Labor Movement. It is an important day in the life of every American including ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community
Sunday, August 20, 2017
Are You a Collector of Expensive Painting, Vintage Wines or Antiques and Is Afraid to Ship Them? We Can Help You!   They're treasures, Handle them with care! Vintage wines, antiques and artworks such as painting differ from other merchandise in many aspects. First, they are rare, meaning that you don't easily find them. If any is damaged or lost, you are likely not going to find its ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Sunday, August 13, 2017
Are You Unsure About Your New Hire? Background Check Them Via Live Scan/ Ink Fingerprinting It is very important that you conduct background checks on your new hire. In fact, it is advisable that you make it a part of your hiring process. You may be wondering why it is important to perform a background check on your prospective employees before providing them with any offer letter. Through ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community
Wednesday, August 02, 2017
In the digital world, privacy is a misnomerPrivacy has been a hot topic in the age of the Internet. This infrastructure was setup to provide a robust mode of communication and information exchange. But this latest technological breakthrough and advancement was a double edged sword.What it means to be online Interconnecting people and data all over the world left very little room for information ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Sunday, July 23, 2017
Are you looking to start a business on the side while working your paid job, or do you fall into the category of those who want to go into it full time? Do you think of factors to consider like capital, workers, a detailed business plan, staying competitive, a feasible idea, etcetera and get discouraged? Or maybe you even started a business but it didn’t amount to much or meet your initial ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Corporate Mailbox and Why You Need Them Renting a corporate mailbox is very important for you if you are planning to promote your business in Azusa but you do not have any office within the neighborhood. It is not a good idea to use your home address or P.O.Box as your business mailing address. This is because it belittles your business and makes it to appear unreliable before your prospective ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Community, Human Interest
Sunday, July 09, 2017
Expand Your Business without Expanding Your Expenses   The world is a global village Business is becoming very much competitive in the rapidly changing global economy of today. Given this, any business that wants to remain strong in the competition has to expand nationally or internationally. This expansion when successfully done will generate a lot of revenues to the business. However, ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Fun Facts
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
We can make America great again by Growing Together   Abraham Lincoln once said "America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves".We have never been more divided since the last election. Unknowingly, we have become the victim of our own freedom to choose and the right to express ourselves. Our love for this great ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest, Events
Sunday, June 18, 2017
A business center is like a cloud service in the office   Putting up a business entails a considerable amount of capital infusion. If you are starting small, investment priorities come into play. But what if you can outsource some of them and focus the bulk of your investable funds to commodities and manpower?   Have a business idea? We, at PostalAnnex in Asuza, can help you with that. ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
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
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Education, Human Interest
Sunday, June 11, 2017
Your Credit Card Statement Could Fall into the Wrong Hands, Rent a Mailbox Before It's Too Late The consequence can be damaging Credit card statements and bank statements, are very important documents meant for private use. It contains details of all transactions you carried out within a billing period as well as your account information. The data contained in a credit card statement should not ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Friday, June 09, 2017
You are more than just my father, you are my dad!  Father and Dad are used interchangeably these days, but is there really a difference between the two? Let me tell you a simple story. Two boys were talking while walking on their way home from school. The conversation ensues. Boy A: My father goes to work early in the morning that he rarely have time to join us for breakfast. His friends love ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Events, Human Interest
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
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Education, Human Interest
Sunday, June 04, 2017
You Can Set Your Mails to Wait for You in a Private Mail Box Don't get yourself exposed A lot of individuals and businesses receive mails on a regular basis. But at times, receiving mails via a post office box or your home address may not be good for you or your business. Sometimes, you may not want particular people or customers to know your home. But this will be impossible to achieve if you ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Friday, June 02, 2017
Do You Sell Antiques and Want to Remain True to Its Form? We Can Custom Print and Pack Them If you are selling antiques, there is no doubt that you know how expensive, desirable and rare they are. Besides, people attach importance and develop personal and emotional connection towards their antiques that they will always want to have them intact. Thus, it is important to pack your antiques very ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
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 24, 2017
Are you qualified for our expedited passport renewal service? PostalAnnex+ in Azusa provides an expedited passport service but there are certain qualifications that should meet our criteria.If all of the conditions below apply to you, then we can help you expedite them. Passport must not be more than 5 years upon expiry otherwise, you will have to appear in the consular office for the ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Monday, May 22, 2017
Honor Our Fallen Heroes with Customized Flags Our country fought hard to withstand different aggressions, invaders and terror groups. A lot of men of valor defended this great country with their lives to ensure future generations have a home. The best we can do to appreciate these fallen heroes is to honor and commemorate them. Memorial Day provides the opportunity for all Americans to show their ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Events
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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Sunday, May 14, 2017
Are You Having Problems Shipping Something Because of Its Form, Shape or Size? Custom Crate Them! Not for the inexperienced Improper packing of items is one of the major causes of damages and breakages during shipment. If you are shipping, it is advisable that you pack your belongings very well using appropriate packing materials. However, some items such as artworks, upholstery and others owing ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Pre-Enrollment is open for new students!Visit www.cousd.net to complete online enrollment!
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Sunday, May 07, 2017
A mother's love is worth more than a thousand ships I was reminded of a perfect mother’s day movieThe Forgotten directed by Joseph Ruben, written by Gerald Di Pego and starring Julianne Moore, Dominic West, Christopher Kovaleski and Gary Sinise.Warning: spoiler alert! It’s an American sci-fi psychological thriller drama film about a mother named Telly (Julianne Moore), who was made to believe by ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Events, Community, Fun Facts
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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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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Sunday, April 16, 2017
Have you forgotten to renew or secure a passport and running out of time? We can expedite them! You have just booked a ticket for four to the Caribbean and you are all pumped up. Panic shopping for swimwears, tropical clothing, UV protected shades, hats, and sunscreen. The checklist is almost complete and all of a sudden, you realized that your daughter’s passport has already expired.You have ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community
Sunday, April 09, 2017
POSTAL ANNEX IN AZUSA CELEBRATES GRAND OPENING  WITH DONATION TO HABITAT FOR HUMANITY (Day-Long Event With Raffle, Cartoonist, Food and Giveaways for All) AZUSA, CA – April 10, 2017 – PostalAnnex in Azusa is celebrating its grand opening with a donation to the San Gabriel Valley Habitat for Humanity.   From day 1 in operation, franchise Owners Jinesh and Disha Vora believe in their business ...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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Thursday, March 23, 2017
~The Starbots FIRST LEGO League team~ The Starbots FIRST LEGO League team, made up of mostly Charter Oak students, had a blast competing at the Los Angeles Regional Championship on Sunday, December 11. Approximately 47 teams were there, and of those teams, only 12-15 receive any kind of award. Most of the students there were 7th and 8th graders (while ours is made up of 3-6th graders). Only one ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
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 19, 2016
We provide 30, 45 and 60 minute walks if you need to get your pups out during the day while you are at work!   THE CRAZY DOG LADIES Dog Walking and Pet Sitting is a team of loving, experienced and responsible animal lovers. 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 insured. ...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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