~ Mothers Day Fashion Show and Luncheon Fundraiser hosted by Monrovia Duarte Black Alumni Association. For mothers, grandmothers and daughters, Saturday, May 9, 1-4 p.m. at United Methodist Church, 140 E. Palm. Tickets $20 from Eloise Hart - (760) 669-0669. http://goo.gl/vimnFT
~ Two bills by Assembly Majority Leader Chris Holden, who represents Monrovia, have been approved by the Assembly's Education Committee. AB 288 makes it easier for high school students to take community college courses and AB 148 places a K-14 school facilities bond on the 2016 ballot.
~ Thirteenth annual memorial on Live Oak Road for LA Sheriff's Deputy David March. http://goo.gl/i14N14
- Brad Haugaard