Metro update; Dougherty tribute

Metro Executive Director of Highway Programs Doug Failing (who also happens to be a longtime resident of Arcadia) presented most of the major new highway projects being worked on and planned at today’s (Jan. 9. 2014) Government Affairs Forum, sponsored by Expedia, including a High Desert Corridor plan to link state highway 14 with Interstate 15. That…

Forest Lawn meets Ambassadors

New Arcadia Chamber member Forest Lawn Memorial Park & Mortuary was introduced this morning, Tuesday, Jan. 7, by this month’s Personal Ambassador, Vicki Knight of Century Rooter Service & Plumbing Inc, at the monthly Ambassadors meeting chaired by Sylvia Ramos of Dilbeck Real Estate. <Story continues below following photo gallery…>[flagallery gid=166] Representing Forest Lawn were Regional Sales Manager Thomas…

Nordstrom greeter's 100th

Inside the mall of Arcadia Chamber of Commerce presenting sponsor Westfield Santa Anita on Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, Nordstrom Santa Anita created a very nice gesture for their longtime greeter Ted DiNunzio, who turns 100 on Monday. Hundreds of customers and most of the major L.A. media turned out for the birthday party hosted by Store Manager…

50-plus at Holiday Mixer at BJ's

More than 50 Chamber members and guests enjoyed the Arcadia Chamber of Commerce’s annual holiday mixer hosted for the first time by BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse Monday, Dec. 2. A large number of raffle prizes were donated by many members, with dozens of attendees going home winners. After lots of great free appetizers and discounted…

Members in "More Visions" book

Thank you to Councilman Gary Kovacic for a terrific new book featuring essays from community members, More Visions of Arcadia: A Community Anthology. Not only did he devote eight pages to an essay about the Arcadia Chamber of Commerce by CEO Scott Hettrick, but he also tracked down and included some great Chamber-related photos (with the help…

Members in "More Visions" book

Thank you to Councilman Gary Kovacic for a terrific new book featuring essays from community members, More Visions of Arcadia: A Community Anthology. Not only did he devote eight pages to an essay about the Arcadia Chamber of Commerce by CEO Scott Hettrick, but he also tracked down and included some great Chamber-related photos (with the help…