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…

California Airsoft's explosive opening

A large crowd was greeted enthusiastically by the multiple owners/managers of the new California Airsoft Friday afternoon (Aug. 22) at the official Arcadia Chamber of Commerce ribbon-cutting grand opening ceremony. <Story continues below following photo gallery…>[flagallery gid=217] The President and Executive Director of the Arcadia Improvement Association for Downtown Arcadia, Matt McSweeny, owner of Matt Denny’s…

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.…