Westfield's PlaySpace & more

A new PlaySpace on the Promenade of Westfield Santa Anita was officially dedicated today, Friday, April 11, in a ribbon-cutting ceremony featuring many local dignitaries and Arcadia Chamber of Commerce officials. A public grand opening is scheduled for 12 noon – 2 p.m. Saturday, April 12, featuring a balloon artist, face painter, caricaturist, music and…

Westfield's PlaySpace & more

A new PlaySpace on the Promenade of Westfield Santa Anita was officially dedicated today, Friday, April 11, in a ribbon-cutting ceremony featuring many local dignitaries and Arcadia Chamber of Commerce officials. A public grand opening is scheduled for 12 noon – 2 p.m. Saturday, April 12, featuring a balloon artist, face painter, caricaturist, music and…

Breeders’ Cup logo revealed

The Breeders’ Cup today unveiled the official event logo for the 2014 Breeders’ Cup World Championships to be held at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California on October 31 and November 1. This year’s Breeders’ Cup, which annually attracts the top Thoroughbred horses from around the globe, will mark the eighth time that Santa Anita…

Sierra owner Hoffman dies

Condolences to the Arcadia Chamber member Sierra Autocars family of Lathrop G. Hoffman, who died April 2 at age 89. His obituary can be found at web site of Arcadia Chamber member Douglas & Zook, but we remember him fondly, most recently attending the ribbon-cutting we did jointly with Duarte, Monrovia, and Pasadena Chambers for the…

JFed final Arcadia performance

The Cultural Arts Program of the Jewish Federation of the Greater San Gabriel and Pomona Valleys presents its final theatrical performance “In the Beginning” at its current location in Arcadia before relocating. The JFed Players community theater company present “In the Beginning,” the greatest story never told. The first five books of the Bible get…

Matt Denny’s $67k cancer funds

More than $67,500 was raised at the annual St. Baldrick’s Day fundraiser event at Chamber member Matt Denny’s Ale House Restaurant on March 19. The event sponsored by Matt Denny’s and Del Sol Salon & Spa features volunteers who collect support donations to get their heads shaved, with proceeds going to the St. Baldrick’s organization that searches…