Ambassadors: Lucky 7 new members

At the monthly meeting of the Arcadia Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors on Tuesday, Sept. 2, seven of the more than 20 companies that joined the Chamber in August. Six were introduced in person by Personal Ambassador Mark Ramos of Vista Paint, with Peronsal Ambassador Glenn Oyoung of turn3 Creative introducing the other: City Cafe represented by Director of…

Thirty-plus attend Love Lunch

More than 30 Arcadia Chamber members and others gathered at the new Villa Catrina Mexican Restaurant & Cantina Aug. 27 for the fourth Chamber Love Lunch. Owners Joe Jimenez and Gabriel Sanchez greeted the social gathering to describe the authentic Mexican cuisines, full bar, specialty Margarita’s, and the regular weekly activities including karaoke night, Taco…

Fire Chief Norwood at Gov Affairs

Arcadia Fire Chief Kurt Norwood says businesses are doing a good job employing fire prevention measures and complying with codes, and that the Department’s Fire Prevention Bureau is ready and willing to help with any questions from businesses. Chief Norwood was welcomed as the guest speaker at this month’s Government Affairs Forum today (Thursday, Aug.…

Benchmark 10th Anniversary

Benchmark Homecare Services, Inc. celebrated their 10th anniversary with a special ribbon-cutting event hosted by the Arcadia Chamber of Commerce on July 31, 2014, during an Open House at their office at 212 E. Foothill Blvd, Arcadia. Owner James Reynolds thanked everyone and noted that Benchmark recently expanded their services to the Inland Empire with a new…

Crowds feast at Embassy Mixer

More than 100 attendees found a feast for the eyes, mouth and ears at Embassy Suites Arcadia‘s joint business mixer last night (Tuesday, July 22, 2014). Embassy showcased its many new catering offerings at food stations featuring everything from grilled cheese sandwiches to crab legs, as well as meat and potatoes, tacos, and delectable desserts.…