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Friday, May 24, 2019
Your Glendora Chamber has been busy assisting our local businesses celebrate their openings and more. The past few weeks we have had the opportunity to see the opening of The Dow Agency of Farmers Insurance in the Glendora Village, Jiffy Lube Multicare on Route 66, Dedication of the Charger Station Sensory Room at Charter Oak High School, and the launch of Fund My Challenge a local ...read more
Categories: Community, Events, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Legislative, Press Release
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
The Charter Oak Education Foundation got off to a running start this 2018-2019 school year. First, with the September 18 and 19 Drive for Supplies event held at each of the five elementary campuses, and then the 5th Annual Charter Oak Education Foundation Oak Tree Challenge 5K/1 Mile Run September 29.   The parents and students at all five of our Charter Oak elementary schools showed true ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, May 20, 2019
Charter Oak’s Gordon Cooper Named Hacienda League MVP https://www.facebook.com/notes/210-prep-sports/charter-oaks-gordon-cooper-named-hacienda-league-mvp-south-hills-leads-way-with-/808656282841066/
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Education, Human Interest
Monday, May 20, 2019
Come out and support the band, color guard a Drumline! On June 7th they will be hosting a Magic Show at the Royal Oak Theater! Fun for the entire family! Tickets are $10 each or 4 tickets for $35!Email Mr Lopez jblopez@cousd.net if you have any questions!
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education, Events, General News Article, Chamber, Human Interest
Thursday, May 09, 2019
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 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 long day at work.  We offer daily visits to keep your pets in their usual routine ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Political, Events, Community, Education, General News Article, Papers/Research, Press Release, Legislative
Thursday, May 02, 2019
 FINANCIAL FOCUSFinancial Gifts Can Brighten Anyone’s Mother’s DayArticle 1 – May 6, 2019  Mother’s Day is fast approaching. This special holiday reminds us of the joy we receive from the powerful bond between mother and child. To help mark the occasion, you may want to consider making certain financial gifts, including the following:For your mother:• IRA contribution – If your mother is still ...read more
Categories: Economic
Wednesday, May 01, 2019
Glendora, CA, 4/30/2019 – On April 25, 2019 members of America’s Christian Credit Union (ACCU) along with employees, Board of Directors, Supervisory Committee, and local ministry partners convened upon ACCU’s headquarters in Glendora, CA to commemorate the 61st Annual Meeting of members. The Meeting marked the close of a successful sixth decade and the momentum ACCU carries into its seventh decade ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Community, Economic, Education, Events, General News Article
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
On Wednesday, May 1 from 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., Italian food lovers are invited to the Glendora Police Department’s Tip-A-Cop at Spaghetti Eddie’s Cucina Italiana (946 S Grand Ave, Glendora) for dinner to support Special Olympics Pomona Valley Area Athletes.Hungry attendees can enjoy Spaghetti Eddie’s authentic Italian cuisineand will have the chance to meet local Special Olympics Athletes and ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Chamber, Events, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, April 19, 2019
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 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 long day at work.  We offer daily visits to keep your pets in their usual routine ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Events, Chamber, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, April 02, 2019
Seidner’s Collision Centers and the Auto Club of Southern California will present a 2013 Toyota Prius to a local family on Friday April 12th, at Seidner’s Collision Center – Duarte located at 1000 Evergreen St., Duarte, CA  91010. This will be the ninth vehicle gifted to a family, many of whom are military veterans, since 2013. The Auto Club of Southern California donates the vehicle, Seidner’s ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Events, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, April 02, 2019
The Foothill Gold Line from Glendora to Montclair (Project) is undergoing a supplemental environmental review and the public is invited to review the draft report and provide comment between now and May 6, 2019.  The Project includes a 12.3-mile extension of the Metro Gold Line light rail system from Azusa to Montclair, and the Construction Authority proposes to modify the existing approved ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Events, General News Article, Legislative, Papers/Research, Political, Press Release
Monday, April 01, 2019
After 42 years of excellent and dedicated service, and 33 years as President and CEO of America’s Christian Credit Union (ACCU), Mendell L. Thompson announced his retirement this week, effective March 2020. “Mendell’s leadership both at ACCU and in the community has been nothing short of exemplary,” said Dr. Kevin Mannoia, member of ACCU’s Board of Directors. “We are proud of Mendell’s ...read more
Categories: Community, Events, Press Release, Economic, Human Interest
Friday, March 22, 2019
On March 1, 2019, Visiting Angels Glendora, officially changes ownership after 18 years.  Located in the heart of Glendora, near the downtown village, Visiting Angels has served the families of the surrounding communities faithfully and compassionately and that legacy will continue to be a focus. The new local owners Andrew and Melinda Dilwicius are excited to have this opportunity and feel ...read more
Categories: Events, Economic, Human Interest, Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Thursday, March 07, 2019
Classic Coffee Launches “Lattes for Laptops” in Partnership with the Glendora Education Foundation How Coffee Will Help Glendora Schools Lead the Way in Technology Education Glendora – Release Date: March 1st, 2019- Classic Coffee launches “Lattes for Laptops”, a year long fundraising campaign in collaboration with the Glendora Education Foundation, that will directly support technology ...read more
Categories: Education, Papers/Research, Community, Fun Facts
Friday, February 22, 2019
Special March 2019 Election - Measure EIn an effort to maintain the services that the Glendora community has come to expect, on November 27, 2018, the Glendora City Council voted unanimously to call a Special Municipal Election for Tuesday, March 5, 2019, for voters to consider the Measure.  The Measure would enact a 0.75% (¾ cent) transaction and use tax that would generate approximately $3.75 ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, Legislative, Political
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Today the Glendora Chamber of Commerce & Azusa Chamber of Commerce hosted a Ribbon Cutting for Authentic Escrow at their newly renovated but historic office in the City of Azusa. Out front of the building originally built in 1909 stands a monument, pictured below, commemorating the history of the structure and it’s use by early settlers. At today's festivities certificates were presented to ...read more
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Thursday, January 31, 2019
Yesterday, the Metro board approved finalizing negotiations with the Construction Authority to ensure sufficient funding for the base contract for the Glendora to Montclair project to include the Pomona Station, with an option to build to Montclair as part of the same contract if additional funding is secured. With the commitment by Metro, the project has sufficient funding to extend to Pomona, ...read more
Categories: Economic, Events, Legislative, Political, Community, Education, General News Article, Papers/Research
Friday, November 30, 2018
You are invited to attend a Public Scoping Meeting hosted by the Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss a proposed modification to the possible phasing of construction and operation for the 12.3-mile, six-station Foothill Gold Line light rail project from Glendora to Montclair. Public Scoping Meeting Monday, December 10, 2018 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM  La ...read more
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Friday, November 02, 2018
Glendora, CA, 1st of November 2018 – The Glendora Chamber of Commerce had the pleasure to help celebrate the 2nd Anniversary of Foothill Funeral & Cremation Service here in Glendora with a ribbon cutting and certificate presentation followed by a mixer. For their 2-year anniversary owners Manny Godoy and Rocky Bautista hosted the multi Chamber Mixer with a Día de Muertos theme including the ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Events, Press Release
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
On Wednesday, October 17, 2018, Charter Oak USD proudly broke ground on the Willow Elementary School new Learning Resource Center (LRC) with the support of Governing Board Members, Superintendent, Citizen Bond Oversight Committee, Glendora City Council Members, School Principal Karen Goss, Director of Facilities Shawn Yocum, school staff and parents. The new LRC is a 4,000 square foot project with ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Community, Press Release, Education, Events, General News Article
Friday, September 21, 2018
The Glendora Tartan Band and Pageantry is preparing for their 2018 Competition Season and we are excited as it commemorates 50 years of Glendora Tartan Band and Pageantry!  So far, the band is practicing and preparing for a winning season in keeping with Tartan tradition.  Each year the students and staff work hard to perfect their performances on the street and on the field.  The Boosters also ...read more
Categories: Community, Events, Human Interest, Education, Fun Facts
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Maryann Marino, Regional Director, Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse presented new Proposition 65 regulations to nearly 40 small business owners at the Glendora Chamber of Commerce monthly meeting.  Proposition 65 is an initiative passed by voters in 1986 called the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act. The law requires posted warnings that chemicals may be present on a premises, or ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Community, Events, Press Release
Thursday, August 23, 2018
The Construction Authority announced today the successful completion of the first of three contracts for the Glendora to Montclair light rail project. Over the past 11 months, W. A. Rasic Construction has been underway relocating and protecting a dozen water and sewer lines that cross the railroad corridor. Rasic, who was awarded the $2.6 million Utility Relocation design-bid-build contract in ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Legislative, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
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
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Education, General News Article, Press Release
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
Categories: Events, Press Release, Community, Fun Facts
Friday, March 16, 2018
By Kevin Smithkvsmith@scng.com@sgvnbiz on Twitter The San Gabriel Valley’s employment base grew by 2 percent in 2017, powered primarily by growth in public administration, health services and leisure and hospitality sectors. That was highlighted Thursday at the 2018 San Gabriel Valley Economic Forecast Summit. Held at the DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Monrovia, the event drew business leaders, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, Events, General News Article, Human Interest, Legislative, Papers/Research, Political
Saturday, March 10, 2018
The Four - leaf clover is associated with good luck according to ancient  Irish beliefs. They say it's easy to find a three-leaf clover but rarely do they find it with four leaves. Furthermore, it is believed that the fourth leaf represents or brings luck while the other three represent faith, hope, and love. Again over time, all these claims have been found grossly inconsistent with reality. ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, 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
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
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: Education, General News Article, Events, Community, Fun Facts, 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
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
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
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: Community, 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
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: Human Interest, Fun Facts, Events
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
Categories: Community, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release, Events
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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