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Gasoline Excise Tax to Increase 3.5 Cents on July 1, 2013

by Jaime Garza

March 6, 2013

Filed under Cities, News

Effective July 1, 2013, the excise tax on gasoline will increase 3.5 cents per gallon to 39.5 cents per gallon and the excise tax on diesel fuel will remain unchanged at 10 cents per gallon following a vote February 28, 2013 ... Read more »


By Ken Rausch Executive Director

February 28, 2013

Filed under Cities, News

The Best Little Secret in Town While El Monte is rich in history, few cities can say it has its own renowned historical museum. The El Monte Historical Museum, located at 3150 Tyler Avenue is overflowing with artifacts that represe... Read more »

Video Game Addicts Getting Hooked on Piano

by Andrew Fling

February 27, 2013

Filed under Cities, News

For any parent struggling with a child addicted to video games, a new app is under development that can transform "gamers" into piano virtuosos. Piano teacher Andy Fling has struck a chord with kids who love video games, and ... Read more »