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Monday, June 18, 2018
PRESS RELEASE CHARTER OAK UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT NAMED TO EDUCATIONAL RESULTS PARTNERSHIP HONOR ROLL California School District Recognized for High Achievement in Student Success by a National Campaign of Business and Education Leaders Charter Oak USD announced that it has been named to the 2017 - 2018 Educational Results Partnership Honor Roll for its high achievement and student success. ...read more
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Wednesday, June 13, 2018
In the Rotary tradition of helping people locally and globally, 5 Glendora Rotarians traveled to a small school in Mexico recently to test the children's eyesight and provide glasses for those who need them. The project, called the "Focometer program", is chaired by Sheila Gutierrez who is quick to acknowledge that "this is one of the most rewarding projects our club does". The focometer is a ...read more
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Tuesday, June 12, 2018
America’s Christian Credit Union (ACCU) is proud to announce the six culture-shaping and Kingdom-impacting students who will receive educational assistance from ACCU as the result of their successful applications to the credit union’s 2018 Scholarship Award program.  This year’s scholarship prompt celebrated the credit union’s “60 Strong” anniversary by asking students to share where and how they ...read more
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Monday, June 11, 2018
ROMS drama has taken 10 national titles in the National Youth Arts awards, as well as 29 additional nominations! We are so happy that our Spring musical, as well as last year's summer shows which were for 3-9th grade, and a high school program, also won awards and recognitions! This has been our most successful year EVER at the NYA's, and we are honored to be hosting our region's award ceremony ...read more
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Wednesday, June 06, 2018
There's still room available in our afternoon class! Don't miss out! Register online today!https://register.asapconnected.com/Default.aspx?org=4849
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Monday, June 04, 2018
Adult Ed classes begin today! There's still time to enroll! ~Charter Oak Adult Education Summer Session~ June 4th - Aug 10th REGISTER ONLINE:https://register.asapconnected.com/Default.aspx?org=4849
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Monday, June 04, 2018
SAVE THE DATE!!! NEW COURSE, ALL ON HARD SURFACES! 5TH ANNUAL OAK TREE CHALLENGE 5K AND 1 MILE RUN/WALK * SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2018 * CHARTER OAK HIGH SCHOOL, 1430 E. COVINA BLVD., COVINA, CA 91724 Registration begins online, August 15, 2018 at www.charteroakedfoundation.org
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Friday, June 01, 2018
PLEASE HELP US SAVE THIS CLASS!!! We need 6 more people enrolled into the new ceramics class or it will be cancelled! Please help us save this awesome new class! DEADLINE IS MONDAY!!!! Enroll at https://register.asapconnected.com/Default.aspx?org=4849 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Introducing an excellent new Adult Ed class - Ceramics is now being offered by Charter Oak ...read more
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Tuesday, May 29, 2018
We're excited and proud to announce that Charter Oak USD has earned the title of the San Gabriel Valley's BEST School District AND the San Gabriel Valley's BEST Online School in Oak Knoll Virtual Academy! THANK YOU to all COUSD staff, it's your hard work that earned this title! Thank you to everyone who voted!
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Thursday, May 24, 2018
Introducing an excellent new Adult Ed class - Ceramics is now being offered by Charter Oak Adult Ed! Interested in working with your hands to create functional and aesthetic projects that will last a lifetime? Learn the potters wheel and hand building techniques to create bowls, cups, masks, and sculptures! Register online today!https://register.asapconnected.com/Default.aspx?org=4849
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Monday, May 14, 2018
THE CRAZY DOG LADIES supports Charter Oak Schools! The Crazy Dog Ladies Dog Walking & Pet Sitting is a team of loving, experienced and responsible animal lovers. We are locals serving locals! Our goal is to be your neighborhood pet sitter offering the friendliest, most dependable and professional services at the best price. We can help you give your dogs the exercise they need when you have a ...read more
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Thursday, May 10, 2018
Introducing an excellent new Adult Ed class -  Ceramics is now being offered by Charter Oak Adult Ed!  Interested in working with your hands to create functional and aesthetic projects that will last a lifetime? Learn the potters wheel and hand building techniques to create bowls, cups, masks, and sculptures!  Register online today! https://register.asapconnected.com/Default.aspx?org=4849
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Thursday, March 29, 2018
Glendora, CA, March 28, 2018 – Mendell L. Thompson was appointed the 41st Mayor of the City of Glendora yesterday evening.   The Glendora City Council, during the course of its March 27 meeting, acted to elevate Thompson, a pillar of the community and the President/CEO of America’s Christian Credit Union (ACCU), from Mayor Pro Tem to the mayorship of this 107 year old city of 52,000 residents in ...read more
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Tuesday, March 27, 2018
The Glendora Woman's Club will celebrate 110 years of service to Glendora and honor the club's past presidents at the club's birthday luncheon meeting on Tuesday, April. Sharing the special day will be a musical program by the Darden Sisters Band. The club day will begin with a social time at 10:30 a.m., followed by the business meeting at 11 a.m. The cater luncheon by Ritz Catering at noontime ...read more
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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
New Wall replica is 375 feet in length, stands 7.5 feet tall, and travels with new educational exhibits  WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Wall That Heals, a replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, along with a mobile Education Center, is coming to San Dimas on March 22 -25, 2018 at Lone Hill Middle School, 700 S. Lone Hill Ave., and will be open 24 hours a day and is free to the public.  The Wall That ...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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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
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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
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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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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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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 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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