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Excitement of 4th Of July Parade

I would never have believed it if I didn’t see it. The community is actually coming together and everybody is having FUN in between all the work. We’ve got our annual 4th of July parade that the

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Meaning Of Memorial Day

The Very Rev. John da Costa said: “I have nothing but amazement at the silence of so many of the political leaders of the world. I have nothing but sadness that our churches have failed so badly

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Mail Boxes Will Be Full of Political Mailers

My good friend David Hernandez called it out in a Facebook posting when he said, “Final two weekends before the May 16 runoff election. Mail boxes will be full of Political Mailers. Remember that

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Vision 0-0

Some years ago, people were pushing “Vision 20-20,” an ambitious program of re-vitalizing Foothill Boulevard to make it look like Paseo Pasadena. And boy oh boy, was that shut down. So much so

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Good And Bad News Is Helpful For Our Town

Things are happening, things are changing — and you, the reader, are a part of our future history. I received a phone call the other day and the woman was absolutely irate. “How dare you print

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CD-7 Primary and How This Election will Go

Well, boys and girls, it’s that time again, and again. Elections are coming and so are the photoops. It seems like every day, someone is having a get-together at some one’s restaurant — not to

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Election Aftermath

This local election was unlike any that I’ve ever seen. Now that may be good, or it means that my memory really is failing. In the past 12 years of running The Foothills Paper, there have been