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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
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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Monday, March 05, 2018
"Journey To Hawaii" will be the theme for the Glendora a Woman's Annual Fashion Show and Luncheon set for Tuesday, March 20. The event will be held in the club's ballroom at 424 N. Glendora Avenue in Glendora, said Fashion Show co-chairs Joy Martau and Carolyn Cunningham. The social hour will begin at 11a.m., followed by the catered luncheon at noon served by Ritz Catering. A selection of Spring ...read more
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Monday, March 05, 2018
The 15th annual Empty Bowls Benefit will take place on March 9, 2018, 5 - 7 p.m. at First Christian Church, 300 N. Glendora Ave. For the $20 ticket price, individuals will receive a delicious bowl of soup and bread donated by local restaurants, and they will go home with a beautiful handmade ceramic bowl and the satisfaction that they are helping to fight hunger one bowl at a time. The Citrus ...read more
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Monday, March 05, 2018
Dear Fellow Business Owners, It’s that time of year again! It’s the Glendora Chalk Art Festival. The Festival will be on Saturday April 14th with a rain day of April 21st. The streets of the Glendora Village will explode with artwork and festivities! This is a vibrant testament to the local area’s artistic talents. The Chalk Festival and artwork bring visitors and artists from a wide range of ...read more
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Monday, March 05, 2018
East San Gabriel Valley CROP Hunger Walk -- helping end hunger one step at a time East San Gabriel Valley CROP Hunger Walk to be held on Sunday, March 11, 2018, 1:30 p.m., beginning at 201 E. Bennett Ave.  Looking to make a difference in these trying times, the East San Gabriel Valley CROP Hunger Walk has set a goal of 175 Walkers and hopes to raise $12,000 to help stop hunger and poverty here ...read more
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Thursday, February 22, 2018
The Glendora Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that Glendora resident Robert Davis has been selected as the 2017 Glendora Citizen of the Year. Robert will be honored at the 70th Annual Glendora Citizen of the Year Banquet on Thursday, April 19th, 2018 at the Glendora Country Club.   Robert Davis has made numerous contributions to the welfare of the Glendora community for many years. ...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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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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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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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 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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