On January 7th Toluca Lake lost a great friend, supporter, leader and cheerleader with the passing of Councilmember Tom LaBonge. Tom was a man of limitless energy and passion, who possessed a huge heart. He loved people. He loved Los Angeles. He loved Toluca Lake.
Shop Toluca Lake
Customers have been asking “what can we do to help our favorite small business?” Here are a few tips: Purchase gift cards today for use when this is over. Order take out or delivery from your local restaurants. This might be safer than...
Thanking our Police
The Board of Directors of the Toluve Lake Chamber of Commerce on behalf of our members and the Toluca Lake Community want to thank all the Officers and police department personnel for the protection they provide that keeps our Community safe EVERY day and especially during this unpredictable time.
Toluca Lake's Fritz Coleman
Fritz Coleman may be retiring from his day job, but as he has only been the Honorary Mayor of Toluca Lake since the Fall of 1994; we will require he remain in his role for at least another 15 years to get our 40! Fritz has been a real friend to the Toluca Lake Chamber...
Toluca Lake Chamber of Commerce Yard Signs
The Toluca Lake Chamber of Commerce has started a campaign to show our city that we are resilient, positive, inclusive and strong. Recently the Chamber commissioned wonderful new signs with the message "Toluca Strong" and we are offering them free to our members while supplies last.
Coping with Covid-19
Some suggestions from the National Institute of Mental Health for balancing your state of mind.
Tolucans can sagely help older adults and those with chronic health issues who are at higher risk from Covid-19 while limiting in-person contact. Ask how you can help...
Worldwide Discounts for Chamber Members
We are very excited to announce that the Toluca Lake Chamber of Commerce has partnered with TicketsAtWork.com. They offer a variety of worldwide discounts including theme parks, movie theatres, water parks, ski resorts, sporting events, concerts, hotels, car rentals and much more.
A History of Toluca Lake
By 1923 Toluca Lake was blooming with walnut, apple and peach orchards. A group of investors purchased the Forman Toluca Ranch with the idea of creating a residential subdivision named Toluca Lake Park. Though the nearby Southern Pacific Railroad station was known as Lankershim Station, they had named the line the Toluca Flyer for its better known destination. Forman claimed the word Toluca was...