Gold Line Summer 2014 Update

The nearly $1 billion Foothill Gold Line from Pasadena to Azusa continues on time and on budget for a September 2015 turn-over to Metro. Nearly all two dozen bridge structures are now complete, and only three of the 17 at-grade crossings remain under construction. The at-grade crossing at First Ave and Santa Clara St was…

AAR Realtors Host Charity Bingo

“Red, White and BINGO” is coming!  The Annual Charity Bingo event, sponsored by the Arcadia Association of REALTORS® Events 4 Charity Auxiliary is scheduled for Friday, June 27, 2014, starting at 6:00 p.m. at the Arcadia Community Center, 365 Campus Drive in Arcadia.  The event is filled with family fun at its best with loads…

Belmont good for Santa Anita biz

Obtaining the spring race dates in the aftermath of the closing of Hollywood Park has turned out to be even better than expected for Santa Anita Park‘s business. Santa Anita enjoyed a day of multiple records Saturday, June 7, 2014, during its first day being open for horse racing while the Belmont Stakes was running.…

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…

Ed Chau Honors Asian Pacific Islander

Assemblymember Ed Chau (D-Monterey Park) presented eight outstanding 49thAssembly District residents with the 2014 Asian Pacific Islander American Month Heritage Awardduring a ceremony in the City of Monterey Park on Saturday, May 31, 2014.  The awards presented were in recognition of distinguished service in the areas of public safety, business, literature & the arts, the non-profit…

Bosco Tech to Host Baccalaureate

Don Bosco Technical Institute (Bosco Tech) will host its baccalaureate and commencement exercises for the graduating class of 2014 on Friday, June 6, at 6:00 p.m. on the school campus. The ceremonies will honor the graduates who earned acceptances from universities and colleges across the country. When they begin their post-secondary education in the fall,…