Tech cultivates in Arcadia

Bruce Lathrop, president and co-founder of MADIA (Monrovia Arcadia Duarte Irwindale Azusa) Tech Launch Inc., illustrated in his presentation this morning at the Arcadia Chamber’s October Community Connection that he strives to build a sense of place and ecosystem for the tech industry. Other areas, such as Silicone Valley and Silicone Coast, have gained recognition…

Updates on California Prop. 64

The new year brought in the activation of Proposition 64, the California Marijuana Legalization Initiative, which the Arcadia Police Department’s Mike Vercillo and Steve Delgadillo gave a presentation on at this morning’s Community Connection. The law legalizes marijuana under state law, for use by adults 21 or older. Other than this attendees were given updates…

Escape the Gloom and Witness the Beauty of the Arboretum

Sylvia Rosenberger, Chief Development Officer of the Los Angeles Arboretum Foundation, opened her presentation this morning by stating that the Arboretum is a place that is constantly changing and evolving. Her introductory words mirrored the wondrous vibrancy in the photos Sylvia showcased during her presentation on the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanical Garden. This…