Budget Blinds does Benihana

Arcadia Chamber board member and Ambassador John Sun of Budget Blinds of San Gabriel recently completed his latest project. He created the many different blinds required for the new Benihana restaurant (also a member of Arcadia Chamber) at Westfield Santa Anita mall. As most people know from Sun’s listing for Budget Blinds in the member directory of…

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…

La Luna Launches Comedy Nights

A diverse lineup of stand-up comedians will take the stage at La Luna Negra Restaurant and Tapas Bar starting Thursday, June 6, beginning at 8 pm, the management announced. Following the debut on June 6, the Comedy Nights, each featuring a fresh lineup of performers and hosted by acclaimed comedian Victor Vasquez, will be held every second…

Denny's Arcadia award winner

Congratulations to Arcadia Chamber of Commerce member Denny’s, which was recognized with a 2014 Arcadia Beautiful award by the City of Arcadia Tuesday, June 3, 2014. Ema Shuton, one of the managers of the iconic restaurant, was on hand to receive the presentation near the beginning of the City Council meeting from Mayor John Wuo and Commission…

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,…

Free Hands-Only CPR Training

Free Hands-Only CPR Training Thursday, June 5 Methodist Hospital teams with Westfield Santa Anita Mall in countywide event Methodist Hospital will provide free Hands-OnlyTM CPR (chest compressions but no mouth-to-mouth breathing) training 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Thursday, June 5, near the food court at the Westfield Santa Anita Mall. “It only takes a few…