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Discover West Covina - August 2014 - September 2014 Edition
3/14/2014  For the most recent updates & city events, see the August / September edition of Discover.

Massage Envy Spa Opens its Doors New clinic located in West Covina
8/14/2014  Massage Envy and the City of West Covina are pleased to announce the Grand Opening of Massage Envy Spa at the Eastland Center. The public is invited to join the celebration as Massage Envy Spa hosts its Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Friday, August 15, 2014 at 5:00 p.m., located at 2620 E. Workman Avenue, Suite 4B

Interstate 10 Freeway Construction Update
7/18/2014  Caltrans has begun construction on Interstate 10 to add an HOV lane (Carpool lane) in each direction from Puente Avenue (Baldwin Park) to Citrus Avenue. The $193 million project is anticipated to be completed in Spring 2019. During this time, residents should expect traffic delays and off-ramp closures. For up to date information, visit the Caltrans website.

West Covina Welcomes First Del Taco Restaurant
7/17/2014  Del Taco restaurant has opened its first location in West Covina and is excited to invite the public to their Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 10:00 a.m., located at 2401 S. Azusa Avenue.

National Craft & Home Decor Retailer Hobby Lobby Celebrates the Grand Opening of its West Covina, CA Store
7/17/2014  The Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting ceremony for the West Covina Hobby Lobby store will be on Monday, July 21, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. (2753 E. Eastland Center Drive) and is open to the public.  The West Covina store is Hobby Lobby's 24th location in California.

“The Goonies” Search For Pirate Treasure At the West Covina Municipal Pool
7/17/2014  On Friday, July 25, 2014, from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., the City of West Covina presents "The Goonies" at the 2nd Annual Dive-In Movie at the West Covina Municipal Pool.

West Covina Announces 2014 Summer Concert Series Line-Up
7/8/2014  Summer is here and you know what that means.  It's time to play outside and enjoy all the wonderful activities summer has to offer. 

West Covina Remains Committed to Public Safety
7/1/2014  The City of West Covina is pleased to announce the purchase of two new paramedic ambulances and a police mobile command post.  These new public safety vehicles will be placed into service on July 1, 2014 to provide emergency services to serve and protect the residents and businesses of the City of West Covina.

6/24/2014  On June 17, 2014, the West Covina City Council adopted the annual budget for Fiscal Year 2014-15.  The General Fund Operating Budget is a true balanced budget for the second year in a row where annual revenues exceed annual expenditures resulting in a projected surplus of $128,210. 

West Covina City Council Brings Back Meetings to Cable Television
6/9/2014  The West Covina City Council recently approved the purchase of the necessary equipment to begin re-broadcasting City Council meetings on the City's Public Access Channel on Charter Communications-Channel 3. 

West Covina Announces that Hobby Lobby, ULTA Beauty, and Pier 1 Imports Are Coming to the Eastland Center
5/30/2014  Exciting changes are underway at the Eastland Center with new businesses under construction including Hobby Lobby, ULTA Beauty, and Pier 1 Imports (2753 E. Eastland Center Drive).

5/20/2014  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a vacancy exists on the West Covina Community and Senior Services Commission.  Please see notice for more information.

West Covina to Honor Those Who Made The Ultimate Sacrifice
5/15/2014  We will never forget.  The City of West Covina invites you to join us on Memorial Day to honor those American's that made the ultimate sacrifice for our country.

New Dealerships, New Car Brands Coming to West Covina
5/9/2014  West Covina is very excited to announce the opening of two new car dealerships in our City; Premier Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of West Covina (298 N. Azusa Avenue) and Lotus of West Covina (2501 E. Garvey Avenue North).

Los Angeles County Fair Looking For Community Heroes
5/8/2014  Each year at West Covina Day at the Fair, West Covina Hometown Heroes are honored. Submit individuals by June 20, 2014.

West Covina Youth to Compete in Major League Baseball’s Pitch, Hit and Run Competition
4/17/2014  On Saturday, April 26, the City of West Covina will host Major League Baseball's (MLB) Pitch, Hit and Run competition at Maverick Park Baseball Field (350 South Citrus Avenue) from 9:00 a.m.-1 p.m.

City of West Covina to Host 11th Annual Egg Hunt Celebration
4/1/2014  Hop on over to the Cameron Community Center (1305 E. Cameron Avenue) on Saturday, April 12, 2014, for the City of West Covina's 11th Annual Egg Hunt Celebration from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

City of West Covina and East San Gabriel Valley Japanese Community Center to Host Cherry Blossom Festival
3/24/2014  Spring is right around the corner and the Cherry Blossom Festival will be in full bloom on Saturday, March 29, 2014, from Noon to 6:00 p.m.

Amapola Deli & Market; grocery store opens at Plaza West Covina
2/21/2014  Amapola Deli & Market is inviting the community to celebrate the Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Saturday, February 22, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

4 Wheel Parts accessorizing West Covina’s Trucks & Jeeps: Grand Opening
2/14/2014  Off-road enthusiasts won't have to go far for their truck/jeep parts and accessories.  4 Wheel Parts has opened in West Covina, relocating from their Azusa location.

West Covina’s Lucille’s Smokehouse Bar-B-Que Celebrates Grand Opening
2/14/2014  Lucille’s Smokehouse Bar-B-Que, known for their famous savory Southern-style food, will open its doors to the new West Covina restaurant on Monday, February 17, 2014.

City of West Covina Appoints New Police Chief
2/6/2014  The City of West Covina is proud to announce the appointment of David Faulkner as the new West Covina Police Chief.  Chief Faulkner is filling the vacancy created with the retirement of former Police Chief Frank Wills.

1/29/2014  Experience eight days in beautiful Ohtawara, Japan, West Covina's Sister City. Stay with a host family and gain a first-hand cultural experience.

West Covina Soccer Players Celebrate Approval of New Soccer Complex at Orangewood Park
10/2/2013  Soccer players, families and league officials celebrated the approval by the West Covina City Council approving a plan for the construction of a $4.5 million state-of-the-art soccer complex at Orangewood Park.

15 Minutes Program Shows the Dangers of Alcohol to Students
The West Covina Police Department recently spearheaded the successful "Every 15 Minutes" program at West Covina Hills High School. The name of the program stems from the startling statistic that someone dies as a result of an alcohol involved collision every fifteen minutes.
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