The City of El Monte Mourns the Loss of a Beloved Athlete

The City of El Monte Mourns the Loss of a Beloved Athlete

by Jo Anne Disney and Staff

April 17, 2014

    El Monte - The City of El Monte is mourning the loss of El Monte High School Senior, Adrian Castro.  A beautiful memorial was set up in front of the school for people to pay tribute to their friend... READ MORE

News

Arroyo High School Receive Awards

Arroyo High School Receive Awards

by Devette Johnson and Bill Yates

El Monte - Monday April 8, Arroyo High School’s Kiwanis Key Club participated in the CNH D Club award presentation in Sacramento California. They came[gallery...  Read More »

April 17, 2014 • 0 comments

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Durfee Elementary Student Council Honored

April 17, 2014

Historical Preservation Grants Available

April 17, 2014

Town Hall San Gabriel April 17th

April 17, 2014

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The ' Mid ' Sports

El Monte’s Adrian Castro Killed in Bus Crash

El Monte’s Adrian Castro Killed in Bus Crash

by Tim Peterson & Joe Torosian

El Monte - El Monte football player Adrian Castro was killed Thursday when a bus he was riding on carrying students up to Humboldt State collided with a Fed...  Read More »

April 16, 2014 • 0 comments

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Car Culture Corner

Formula Drift Comes To The Streets Of Long Beach

by Andrew Bettridge

Long Beach - For the past 11 years, there has been a tradition the weekend before the Grand Prix of Long Beach, for Formula Drift to lay down layers of rubber...  Read More »

April 16, 2014 • 0 comments

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K&N Pro Series Returns to Irwindale

March 26, 2014

2009 Auto Club Feb NSCS Matt Kenseth crosses finish line

2014 AUTO CLUB 400 WEEKEND

March 17, 2014

Hauler Parade

NASCAR Team Haulers Parade

March 17, 2014

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El Monte and South El Monte Chamber News

Chamber Events

Chamber Events

SEM/EM Chamber of Commerce

APRIL 2014 CHAMBER EVENTS Ambassadors' Luncheon Meeting Tuesday, April 1st, 11:30 AM Ignacio Sports...  Read More »

March 26, 2014 • 0 comments

“El Monte Veterans Village” Grand Opening ribbon cutting Ceremony featuring honorary guests Condors Squadron Flyover WWII Vintage Aircraft.

El Monte/South El Monte Chamber News

March 26, 2014

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NEW MEMBERS in FEBRUARY

March 26, 2014

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  • March 7, 2014 – Be a " Principal for a Day"
    8:00 am, General
  • March 8, 2014 – Community Yard Sale
    7:30 am, General
  • March 27, 2014 – Taste and Sounds of El Monte/So. El Monte
    5:00 pm, General
  • April 25, 2014 – 31st Annual Chamber Golf Classic Tournament
    11:00 am, General
  • June 7, 2014 – The Temptations at Arcadia performing Art Center
    8:00 pm, General

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Category: General2013 Summer Concerts, The Basix

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July 28, 2013

Summer Concerts Flyer 2013

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Category: GeneralRaging Waters, El Monte's Family Adventure Shuttle

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August 10, 2013

Raging Waters, El Monte's Family Adventure Shuttle
Saturday August 10, 2013
10:00 a.m. departs from El Monte Trolley Station
5:00 p.m. return shuttle from Raging Waters
Family Shuttle To Raging Water
Public Works Dept. Transportation Services Division 626.580.2217

Category: GeneralKmart Hosts Back-to-School Fashion and Beauty Event

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August 10, 2013

Kmart-Logo_websiteKmart helps Los Angeles area families prepare for the new school year with a teen-focused in-store event that taps into the nail art trend that is all the rage for back-to-school.

 Kmart will roll out the red carpet for back-to-school shoppers giving free nail art mini-manicure treatments, free gift bags and complementary refreshments, while supplies last.

Shoppers will also receive 30 percent off junior’s apparel brands, such as Dream Out Loud by Selena Gomez, Bongo and Glo, and up to 15 percent off backpacks.

Throughout the event, Kmart will give away more than $1,000 in back-to-school prizes to Shop Your Way Members who enter a raffle. Non-members will be able to sign up onsite to participate.

 Saturday, August 10, 2013, 1- 3 p.m.

Kmart

6310 w. 3rd Street

Los Angeles, CA 90036

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Category: GeneralSchool Night! KCRW Presents: The Wild Feathers

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August 12, 2013

School Night! KCRW Presents: The Wild Feathers
Monday August 12, at 9:30 p.m.
Bardot, 1737 Vine St. Hollywood CA

Wild Feathers

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Category: GeneralLong Beach BBQ Festival

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August 16, 2013

The Long Beach BBQ Festival to be held August 16-18, 2013, at the Rainbow Lagoon in Long Beach, California. You won't want to miss this event.

The West’s Best BBQ All-in-One Outdoor Family Festival!

CHILDREN 12 AND UNDER ARE FREE!
(Only applies to General Admission and does not include Rib Feast or All You Can Eat VIP Rib Village.)

Outdoor park family atmosphere.

Friday, August 16th — 5 PM - 11 PM
Saturday, August 17th — 12 NOON - 11 PM
Sunday, August 18th — 12 NOON - 10 PM

FREE Souvenir E-Picture!
Get Dressed Up in Hats, Bandanas — We Got it All!!
Many Props to Choose From to Make it Fun,
and Get Your Picture Taken. It’s FREE!

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Category: GeneralLong Beach BBQ Festival

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August 17, 2013

The Long Beach BBQ Festival to be held August 16-18, 2013, at the Rainbow Lagoon in Long Beach, California. You won't want to miss this event.

The West’s Best BBQ All-in-One Outdoor Family Festival!

CHILDREN 12 AND UNDER ARE FREE!
(Only applies to General Admission and does not include Rib Feast or All You Can Eat VIP Rib Village.)

Outdoor park family atmosphere.

Friday, August 16th — 5 PM - 11 PM
Saturday, August 17th — 12 NOON - 11 PM
Sunday, August 18th — 12 NOON - 10 PM

FREE Souvenir E-Picture!
Get Dressed Up in Hats, Bandanas — We Got it All!!
Many Props to Choose From to Make it Fun,
and Get Your Picture Taken. It’s FREE!

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Category: GeneralZombie Blood Run

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August 17, 2013

Zombie Blood Run is an interactive zombie infested obstacle course. Participants try to survive the zombie apocalypse by evading the undead horde and making their way through zombie mazes and face to face encounters with the undead. NO MUD...JUST BLOOD!

SANTA ANITA PARK

285 West Huntington Drive, Arcadia, California 91007
Begins at 9 a.m

Telephone: (626) 574-7223

Event Parking will be in Lot 6. Enter parking lot from Colorado Blvd.

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Category: GeneralLong Beach BBQ Festival

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August 18, 2013

The Long Beach BBQ Festival to be held August 16-18, 2013, at the Rainbow Lagoon in Long Beach, California. You won't want to miss this event.

The West’s Best BBQ All-in-One Outdoor Family Festival!

CHILDREN 12 AND UNDER ARE FREE!
(Only applies to General Admission and does not include Rib Feast or All You Can Eat VIP Rib Village.)

Outdoor park family atmosphere.

Friday, August 16th — 5 PM - 11 PM
Saturday, August 17th — 12 NOON - 11 PM
Sunday, August 18th — 12 NOON - 10 PM

FREE Souvenir E-Picture!
Get Dressed Up in Hats, Bandanas — We Got it All!!
Many Props to Choose From to Make it Fun,
and Get Your Picture Taken. It’s FREE!

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Category: GeneralChili Cook-Off and Classic Car Show

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August 23, 2013

LakeAveChurchCarShowLake Avenue Church will hold its third annual Chili Cook-off and Classic Car Show on August 23 at 6 p.m. in its west parking lot.  Local car clubs will showcase classic and antique cars, and there will be chili, hamburgers, hot dogs, and a bounce house for children, all accompanied by the classic rock sounds of The International Super Stars of Rock. Last year's event drew 350 people.
Judging more than 20 chili entries will be an actual judge, Lance Ito, along with Robin Salzer, owner of Robin's Woodfire BBQ and Grill, and Samson Francois, Executive Chef of the Pasadena University Club.

Classic Car Night

Friday, Aug. 9 - Aug. 23

These nights are great opportunities for families and friends to share a warm summer evening of fuel, fun and fellowship.  You couldn't ask for a more interesting venue to bring a non-member or neighbor.  Everyone is invited and admission is FREE. If that isn't enough to get your motor runnin', we will be BBQ-ing burgers and hot dogs each night while we listen to great music!

August 9 & 23

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Category: GeneralK9 Crusade Concert

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August 24, 2013

K9 Crusade Concert
The Malibu Inn, 22969 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu 90265
310.456.1160
Saturday August 24, 2013
Doors open at 7 p.m, show starts at 8 p.m

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Category: GeneralRED HOT TATTOO Presents: Artist Showcase

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August 24, 2013

RED HOT TATTOO Presents:
Artist Showcase
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• Painless Jen McLellan
• Emmanuel Mendoza
• Patrick Sweeny
• Joseph Caram

August 24th, 8 p.m- 11 p.m

40 E. Duarte Rd., Arcadia CA 91006
626.821.5453

FREE/18+ and over

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Category: General626 Night Market

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August 31, 2013

626 Night Market
An encore event has been added for Labor Day Weekend, August 31-September 1! Located in the picturesque Front Paddock Gardens of Santa Anita Park

Join us as we continue to evolve the largest night market in the U.S. with Asian street foods, merchandise, beer & spirits, live art, concerts, dancing, films, and more! Only in the 626.

Tell your friends you're going!

626 Night Market: 2013 Summer Garden Nights: Labor Day Weekend Aug 31 & Sep 1
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Chalk Talk

Chalk Talk: El Monte Union High School District Every Student, Every Minute, Every Day

by Anne Donofrio-Holter

Calendar 4/18 – Student/Teacher Free Day 4/21-25 – Spring Break 5/03 – Relay for...  Read More »

April 17, 2014 • 0 comments

Chalk Talk: El Monte Union High School District Every Student, Every Minute, Every Day

Chalk Talk: El Monte Union High School District Every Student, Every Minute, Every Day

by Anne Donofrio-Holter

Rosemead High Student Winner in YoungArts Competition by Anne Donofrio-Holter Rosemead High School senior Viola Chan has been selected...  Read More »

April 17, 2014 • 0 comments

Chalk Talk Calendar

Anne Donofrio-Holter

CALENDAR EVENTS 4/01- Local Control Accountability Plan Committee Mtg/6 pm 4/03 - Board Meeting/6 pm 4/07-Special Board Meeting/5:30 pm 4/17-12 Week...  Read More »

March 21, 2014 • 0 comments

Arroyo High School Speech and Debate Team Recognized by NFL

Anne Donofrio-Holter

The Arroyo High School speech and debate program has earned two prestigious awards from the National Forensic League (NFL).  The NFL is a “not-for-profit honor society...  Read More »

March 21, 2014 • 0 comments

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