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A community leader, advocate, champion for women, and Arizona’s longest-serving judge, Elizabeth R. Finn, Glendale’s former presiding judge, will be honored for serving others on Tuesday, Oct. 5. 

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Saturday, September 18, 2021

An intergenerational group of climate advocates, policymakers, parents and grandparents called on Sens. Mark Kelly and Kyrsten Sinema Sept. 10 to invest in bold climate policies through support of the federal Build Back Better Agenda.

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Changes to state law mean drivers who purchase alternative fuel vehicles will pay the same vehicle license tax (VLT) rate as other drivers by 2023. The change in VLT rates is phased in, starting Jan. 1, 2022. 

Friday, September 03, 2021
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Six people were arrested in Peoria, Glendale and Yuma for kidnapping and beating a 20-year-old pregnant family member after years of threats, Peoria police said.

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The 2020 census counts are in, and Peoria’s population has grown to 190,985, an increase of more than 35,000 residents since 2010. As such, the city of Peoria has started the federally mandated redistricting process to redraw district boundaries. 

Wednesday, August 25, 2021
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Glendale officials and the Arizona Cardinals are collaborating with Peoria-based Plaza Companies to plan an innovative and vibrant mixed-use project that is expected to spur economic development for the city and the region. 

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

The Peoria Police Department, through a partnership with the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, is hosting an interactive motorcycle safety class from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 11.

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The Peoria High School Panther Marching Band is headed to Washington, D.C., to entertain crowds and represent Arizona at the National Memorial Day Parade. 

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Our world is slowly returning to normal as more Arizonans become vaccinated and restrictions start to lift. Now it is time to catch up on critical health screenings and preventive health visits that have been suspended or delayed due to the pandemic.

Monday, August 09, 2021
Saturday, August 07, 2021

Thanks to the USDA, the Peoria Unified School District will be able to provide breakfast and lunch meals free to any child 18 and under through June 2022. 

Friday, August 06, 2021

Amid rising COVID-19 infections across the state, the city of Peoria is now requiring everyone, vaccinated and unvaccinated, to wear face masks inside city buildings. These requirements went into effect on July 29 and apply to visitors and employees.

Thursday, August 05, 2021

A Peoria firefighter and an adult man have been released from the hospital following a chlorine bucket explosion at a Peoria home, according to Capt. Mark Barbee, PFD public information officer.

Monday, August 02, 2021

As the Valley reaches record-breaking temperatures, Phoenix Rescue Mission is also breaking records. The mission’s Street Outreach Team has rescued 120 men, women and children off the streets since launching its Code: Red Summer Heat Relief effort in May.

Saturday, July 31, 2021
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Despite an $11.8 billion unfunded liability owed by more than 300 Arizona municipalities, counties and state agencies, some encouraging trends are emerging in the system that provides pensions for nearly 60,000 retired first responders, corrections officers and qualifying elected officials.

Thursday, July 29, 2021

Gov. Doug Ducey’s office of education demanded a change in Peoria Unified School District’s COVID-19 mitigation strategies for the upcoming school year, stating it was unlawful.

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Peoria Firefighter Charities is giving away backpacks filled with school supplies in a drive-thru giveaway at the Community Center parking lot from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 31.

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