Embassy Suites PB&Js for needy

Embassy Suites Arcadia and parent company Windsor Capital Group (owner of 10 hotels across the country) turned a staff team-building exercise into a benefit for local non-profit Foothill Unity Center on Monday, March 10. As host of Windsor’s annual corporate conference, Embassy coordinated the “Peanut Butter and Jelly Challenge” in which a couple dozen managers…

NRS Design Studio Open House

New Arcadia Chamber of Commerce member NRS Design Studio, a design studio providing custom design solution and excellent service throughout the San Gabriel Valley and surrounding areas since 2007, held an open house and ribbon-cutting ceremony at its new location on 1217 Buena Vista St. Duarte, CA 91010 on Feb. 27, 2014. The open house was…

Wong awarded by NASA

Arcadia Chamber of Commerce board member Edward Wong recently received high honors from NASA and Space Flight Mechanics for his critical work on the guidance system that guided the Mars rover Curiosity to its highly successful renedvous with the Red Planet. His awards were presented during the 24th AAS/AIAA Space Flight Mechanics Meeting in Santa Fe,…

City's Schwartz a Golden Apple

The City of Arcadia’s Economic Development Manager Jerry Schwartz was honored last week with a prestigious Golden Apple for being an Outstanding Parent Volunteer Parent at the San Gabriel Unified School District. Schwartz, whose oldest son Aaron is a freshman year at the University of California Berkeley, and whose younger son Benjamin is a sophomore at…