Villa Catrina, Kits World, RAC, MD Florist

This month’s Personal Ambassador Ivan Lai of Cruise Planners, introduced four new Chamber members at the monthly Ambassadors Meeting, June 3, 2014: Villa Catrina Mexican Restaurant, The Kits World, RAC Development Inc. and Majestic Design Florist (photo gallery below): Villa Catrina Mexican Restaurant is a new family restaurant at 251 N. Santa Anita Ave. in Arcadia.…

Chief Guthrie, Bag Ban Reversal, Metro

Arcadia Police will soon be introducing a Business Watch companion program to the highly-successful Neighborhood Watch program, Police Chief Robert Guthrie told more than two dozen people in attendance this morning, June 5, 2014, at the monthly Arcadia Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Forum in the Chamber’s refurbished conference room sponsored by Foothill Credit Union. And…

Chamber supports Special Olympics World Games 2015

The Arcadia Chamber of Commerce has agreed to join the City of Arcadia and a committee of volunteers to support a Special Olympics World Games “Host Town” program from July 21 – 24, 2015. The Special Olympics World Games begin on July 25, 2015, and will feature more than 7,000 athletes from 177 countries. “Arcadia Chamber business members are pleased to unite…

Chamber supports Fire Fighters

Arcadia Chamber of Commerce members once again showed their support for community organizations with Chamber Past President Arlynn Robinson of Century 21 Ludecke and Ivan Lai of Cruise Planners joining CEO Scott Hettrick in the Chamber booth all morning at the Fire Fighters popular annual Pancake Breakfast on May 3, 2014. Allen Tsay of Waddell…

Breakfast with Vener, Rod's Grill

Maestro Victor Vener of the renowned California Philharmonic orchestra was this month’s guest speaker today (Thursday, May 15) at the Arcadia Chamber of Commerce’s monthly Networking Breakfast, sponsored by Rose Hills Memorial Park & Mortuary. Rod’s Grill also received recognition as an Arcadia Business Icon Presented by the Chamber in partnership with the Arcadia Historical…

Harbicht on term limits, slots

Making his first public presentation since being termed out from the Arcadia City Council, four-time former Mayor Bob Harbicht said he doesn’t believe in term limits and shared insights into his record-setting 20 years on the Arcadia City Council that fascinated the audience at the monthly Government Affairs Forum of the Arcadia Chamber of Commerce.…

Gemorie Ribbon-Cutting

Arcadia Chamber of Commerce and City officials welcomed a new affordable high-end jewelry store for Gemorie today with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on the Promenade at Westfield Santa Anita at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 1, 2014. Chamber CEO Scott Hettrick said it is terrific to see CEO Edwin Wai and Chief Marketing Officer Hideaki Kuo reverse the…