Articles by Joe Cina

Glendora Rotary Mini-Grants For Teachers Awards

February 5th 2019 the Rotary Club of Glendora awarded their 2019 Glendora Rotary “Mini-Grants For Teachers” awards to deserving Glendora and Charter Oak Unified School Teachers.




Foothill Gold Line Public Scoping Meeting & Supplemental Environmental Impact Report

December 10, 2018 the Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority hosted a Public Scoping Meeting at the La Verne Community Center that allowed visitors to view information on the project, proposed changes, the Supplemental Environmental Impact Report (SEIR) information and new phasing plan for the line from Glendora to Montclair.


Sales Tax Proposed to Keep Funds Local

Glendora City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to go ahead to put a .75% sales tax increase on the ballet to be voted on by residence in a Special Election in March 2019. This decision was made after much discussion and testimony by City Staff, Council, and residence of Glendora. Glendora City Council’s proposal will keep 100% of the additional funds collected local as opposed to the many sales tax increases that have been approved lately that requires funds to be spent on projects that may or may not benefit Glendora.


SHOP Glendora This Holiday Season & WIN on Now until December 18th

The Glendora Chamber of Commerce is now accepting entries for their Annual Shop Glendora Contest! Shop Glendora and enter to win prizes! This holiday season when you “Shop Glendora” you can enter to win great prizes for yourself or a loved one. Also, if you shop a Glendora Chamber Member you double your chances to win!


Willow Groundbreaking Ceremony!

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…



Glendora Christmas Star to Shine Again

After suffering through the Colby Fire of 2014, the beloved Glendora Christmas Star was left nonfunctional and in disrepair. There are a few versions of the star’s history and origination, but all stories lead to the endearing place it holds in Glendora’s traditions.