New Arcadia Weekly sister Chinese paper

Congratulations to Arcadia Weekly parent Beacon Media on this week’s launch of the new Chinese language newspaper called Dragon Times. Dragon Times delivers local news to the world’s largest and most successful Chinese-American population—those who live and work right here in San Gabriel Valley.  Dragon Times is the first and only publication of its kind,…

New Arcadia Business Icon tribute

The Arcadia Chamber of Commerce has partnered with the Arcadia Historical Society to pay tribute to longstanding businesses in Arcadia for their ongoing contribution to the financial health of the City and to the historical cultural fabric of the community. See profile of April 18 Business Icon recipient here – Fasching’s Car Wash. The first business…

Gov Brown touts job creation via GO-Biz

The Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) serves as California’s single point of contact for economic development and job creation efforts. GO-Biz offers a range of services to business owners including: attraction, retention and expansion services, site selection, permit streamlining, clearing of regulatory hurdles, small business assistance, international trade development, assistance with state government,…

Taste of Arcadia winners

Chef David Flood of Flooded with Flavor Catering Company and Nordstrom Café presented the framed certificates in person last week to the winners of this year’s Taste of Arcadia food and beverage contest on Sept. 24, 2012 (photo gallery below – click the lower case “i” in upper right corner of gallery for information /…

Chamber congrats to Forest Service

The Angeles National Forest 10-acre headquarters, based in Arcadia, hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house Tuesday, Dec. 11, for its $12 million new two-story, 24,000 square-foot office and other buildings at its campus on Santa Anita Avenue just south of the 210 freeway. The Arcadia Chamber was the only entity from Arcadia to present…