Chamber members the best


Further evidence of the quality of Arcadia Chamber of Commerce members: Dozens of Arcadia Chamber members - individuals, businesses, organizations, the City and the School District -- have stepped up big time time to ensure a memorable first impression of the USA, California, and Arcadia for … [Read more...]

Mercedes Jurassic World co-star


Arcadia's lone car brand, Mercedes-Benz, gets a dinosaur-sized boost in this weekend's new film release, "Jurassic World." The beautiful and tough director of the Jurassic World theme park, actress Bryce Dallas Howard, drives a 2016 silver Mercedes-Benz GLE that is every bit as eye-catchingly … [Read more...]

Attorneys ride for arthritis


John Morris and Shinju Morris of Arcadia Chamber member firm Morris & Morris, a Law Corporation, 150 N. Santa Anita Ave., are participating for the second year in the 15th annual Arthritis Foundation California Coast Classic 525-mile bicycle ride from San Francisco to Los Angeles from September … [Read more...]

Go Gadget instant endorsement!


Less than a week being introduced to new Arcadia Chamber of Commerce member Go Gadget at the Ambassadors meeting-- like an auto repair shop but for your mobile devices -- for the first time in years I found myself in need of quick service from a place just like this. During a Mother's Day … [Read more...]

Mercedes dominates media


It seems that no matter what form of entertainment I am watching these days on TV or in the movie theater or even in person at an outdoor arena, there is the logo of Arcadia's hometown car dealer brand and the Arcadia Chamber of Commerce's Business of the Year, Mercedes Benz at Rusnak … [Read more...]

Wuo Mayor of new Council

Scott Hettrick

Arcadia Chamber of Commerce President Denise Weaver and I had the honor of presenting plaques of appreciation to three outgoing City Council Members Tuesday night, April 15, 2014, shortly before former Mayor John Wuo was elected Mayor once again by his new fellow Council Members and former Mayor … [Read more...]

Happy non-profit year?

Scott Hettrick

In this college football Bowl season and NFL football playoffs, it once again reminds us of the gross abuse of the IRS's non-profit status for organizations that are hardly deserving of relief from taxes and the ability to offer donors a tax deduction for contributions. Although the first … [Read more...]

Rooting for Rusnak Mercedes

Scott Hettrick

After nearly ten years of negotiations with the City of Arcadia, Rusnak Mercedes' recent completion of a deal to expand the auto seller to Santa Anita Avenue will all but lock the dealership to its Arcadia location for the foreseeable future, according to those involved with the … [Read more...]

Sen Hernandez opens ears to Arcadia


California State Senator Dr. Ed Hernandez. OD, spent more than four hours in Arcadia this morning immersing himself in local business. His morning began at 7:30 a.m. at the Arcadia Chamber of Commerce's annual Business Awards program at the monthly Networking Breakfast in the Sunset Room of … [Read more...]