Verlato touts Downtown Arcadia

April Verlato, President of the Downtown Arcadia Improvement Association captivated the audience Thursday morning, Oct. 1,  2015, with a fascinating presentation at the Arcadia Chamber of Commerce’s monthly Government Affairs Forum, sponsored by Keystone 365 Sponsor Singpoli. <Story continues below the following gallery of photos from the event and slides from the PowerPoint presentations- to change image, click…

Owners celebrate Cabrera's 30th

The founders and owners of Cabrera’s Family Restaurant at 625 E Live Oak Ave. hosted dozens of family members, city officials, and Arcadia Chamber executives, board members, and Ambassadors at a 30th anniversary ribbon-cutting celebration and Business Mixer Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015. Founder Manuel Cabrera, his brother and current co-owner Effrain Cabrera, as well Effrain’s cousin and…

Oct 1 credit card change for biz

New credit card requirements coming October 1 that will greatly affect merchants was explained in simplified terms Thursday by Cindy Coyle, Director of Electronic Services at Foothill Credit Union, and John LaRocca of LaRocca Integrated Solutions, Inc. at the Arcadia Chamber of Commerce’s monthly Government Affairs Forum Thursday (September 3, 2015) sponsored by Keystone 365 Sponsor Singpoli. Among the…

Taste blankets Arcadia in media

With September brings the rise of Taste of Arcadia seemingly everywhere from giant 30-foot street banners over the most prominent streets (Baldwin at Huntington Drive, and Huntington Drive near First Avenue), to banners at the L.A. County Arboretum along Baldwin Avenue, to articles and advertising in local newspapers from the Pasadena Star-News, Arcadia Weekly, many…