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Saturday, February 20, 2021
Peoria-based Arizona Motorcycle Safety & Awareness Foundation is celebrating its 10th anniversary, by recalling its many local and national achievements.
Friday, February 19, 2021
Eric Maes is being held on $2 million bail on charges of premeditated first-degree murder, kidnapping in apprehension of injury, endangerment and theft of means of transportation.
Thursday, February 18, 2021
The Arizona Supreme Court ruled in favor of Peoria taxpayers, stating that the city of Peoria violated the state Constitution’s Gift Clause after it gave away nearly $2.6 million to two private businesses, with nothing in return to the public.
Monday, February 15, 2021
The Western Maricopa Coalition (WESTMARC) recently launched its bimonthly series, West Valley Hot Topics. The speaker series invites experts in a wide variety of fields to speak about the West Valley’s key issues of business attraction and economic development.
Sunday, February 14, 2021
Saturday, February 13, 2021
Friday, February 12, 2021
Thursday, February 11, 2021
With Major League Baseball pitchers and catchers expected to report in two weeks, Cactus League teams are scrambling to determine what Spring Training will look like for fans in 2021.
Tuesday, February 09, 2021
Monday, February 08, 2021
At its Jan. 21 meeting, Peoria’s Industrial Development Authority approved the city of Peoria taking part in $130 million in bond money for a new hospital in Peoria.
Sunday, February 07, 2021
There has been another delay in the trial of former teacher Ricky Ordway, accused of molesting multiple students in his Sun Valley Elementary School classroom near the Peoria/Glendale border.
Saturday, February 06, 2021
Nava Singam has been in the restaurant business for most of his life. But when he purchased the Macayo’s Mexican Food brand two years ago, he continued the chain’s love affair with the Valley.
After numerous COVID-19 cases reported among Ironwood High School students, in-person learning at the Peoria Unified School District campus is on hold. Ironwood students will learn online until Feb. 10.
After her reelection to represent the 8th Congressional District, Rep. Debbie Lesko will serve on the Subcommittee on Energy and the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce.
Thursday, February 04, 2021
Tuesday, February 02, 2021
Are you thinking about a new home in 2021? Anyone trying to purchase a home right now will tell you that even as prices and interest rates continue to rise, you need to move quickly in this market. But don’t think you have to revise your resolutions just yet; just be prepared.
Sunday, January 31, 2021
A plan by a Peoria lawmaker to curb what he says is an opportunity for election fraud could end up throwing roadblocks in the path of some who want to cast a ballot.
Friday, January 29, 2021
Thursday, January 28, 2021
Despite increasing spread of COVID-19 in their communities, Peoria Unified and Deer Valley Unified school districts are allowing students to learn on campus. Many other districts have closed classrooms to students, with online learning only.
Wednesday, January 27, 2021
On Jan. 14, the Peoria Unified School District board addressed the COVID-19 pandemic by approving measures increasing paid sick time for teachers and temporary increased pay for classroom coverage.
Monday, January 25, 2021
No Arizona lawmakers broke party ranks Jan. 13 as the House impeached President Donald Trump on a mostly party-line vote, just one week after a deadly mob attack on the Capitol that critics said was incited by the president.
Saturday, January 23, 2021
Last year was monumental, to say the least. Life as we once knew it became a thing of the past for individuals and businesses alike. As countless businesses struggled to adjust to the unforeseen challenges presented by the pandemic, the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), part of the CARES Ac…
Thursday, January 21, 2021
Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
In two decades as a Maricopa County prosecuting attorney, Gina Godbehere has seen some grisly crime scenes. Though her main function is to prove guilt in court, she takes a boots-on-the-ground approach, arriving at murder scenes as police are still identifying witnesses and investigators tak…
Saturday, January 16, 2021
Friday, January 15, 2021
Less than a month after the Peoria Unified School District Governing Board voted to keep classrooms open “regardless of metrics,” the district temporarily closed 13 schools after teachers staged a “sick out.”
Thursday, January 14, 2021
After the COVID-19 pandemic hit Peoria, the International Minute Press franchise owned by Tim Earick and Jim McPhetres remained open as an “essential business.”
The American Red Cross and the National Football League are teaming up in January, during National Blood Donor Month, to urge individuals—especially those who have recovered from COVID-19—to give blood and to help tackle the national convalescent plasma shortage.
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Sunday, January 10, 2021
Saturday, January 09, 2021
Friday, January 08, 2021
Thursday, January 07, 2021
At its Tuesday, Jan. 5, meeting, Peoria City Council was scheduled to consider final plats of Delgado, at 83rd Avenue and Edwards Street, and Storage Solutions, at 75th Avenue and Paradise Lane.