At last January’s Point-in-Time Homeless Count, an annual street and shelter count in Maricopa County, volunteers counted 78 unsheltered people in Peoria — double the number counted in 2018.
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Wednesday, January 22, 2020
The Joint Chiropractic – Arrowhead Towne Center is now open and under new ownership, with a fully remodeled clinic. To celebrate, a grand re-opening event is taking place January 24-26. The clinic is located at 7369 West Bell Road, in the Arrowhead Palms Shopping Center, and is one of 30 Th…
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Sunday, January 19, 2020
The late Sen. John McCain combined leadership positions that came from almost four decades in Congress with a flair for the media spotlight – as one analyst noted, the Arizona Republican was typically “unavoidable for comment.”
Saturday, January 18, 2020
At its first meeting of the year Jan. 7, Peoria City Council unanimously appointed Councilman Michael Finn to serve as vice mayor and Councilman Jon Edwards to serve as mayor pro tem. Both are one-year terms.
Gov. Doug Ducey sent a letter Jan. 8, to U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao urging her to prioritize funding for the Tonto Creek Bridge in Gila County.
Friday, January 17, 2020
Thursday, January 16, 2020
The Peoria Chamber of Commerce hosted Peoria Chief of Police Art Miller and Fire Chief Bobby Ruiz at a networking breakfast at the Montecito Senior Living Jan. 7.
With more than $58,000 in student loan debt from Northern Arizona University and a full-time job barely goetting her from paycheck to paycheck, Kaitlin Kump never thought she would be able to buy a home in her 20s.
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Sunday, January 12, 2020
Saturday, January 11, 2020
Thursday, January 09, 2020
For decades, farmers used huge machines to plant, grow and harvest their crops, but more and more Arizona farmers today are using tiny, remote-controlled aircraft to boost yields and save water and money.
While it is halfway into the current fiscal year, the city of Peoria recently released final numbers on the previous fiscal year, which ended July 1.
Abrazo Arrowhead Campus holds a surgical weight-loss informational seminar at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15, in the Abrazo Arrowhead Campus Physician Plaza Palo Verde Room, 18699 N. 67th Avenue, Glendale.
A Scottsdale financial advisor with a questionable history is the subject of a lawsuit alleging he breached his fiduciary duty when he made risky investments on behalf of a Glendale resident.
The League of Women Voters-Northwest Maricopa County hosts a meeting with Maricopa County Supervisor Clint Hickman at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 14, at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 17540 N. Avenue of the Arts, Surprise.
Attorney General Mark Brnovich said an ophthalmologist and eye surgeon with offices in Glendale and Peoria has been fraudulently billing for years.
Native American visual and performing arts encompass different styles, points of view and mediums and continue to keep evolving while staying true to traditions.
The Peoria City Council, after a hiatus for the holiday season, planned to hold its first regularly scheduled meeting of the year Tuesday, Jan. 7. Items on the agenda included appointments of several board and committee members, budget amendments and elections for city vice mayor and mayor.
Wednesday, January 08, 2020
Tuesday, January 07, 2020
Monday, January 06, 2020
The nest is primed and the live-streaming camera is already broadcasting the day-to-day life of a pair of bald eagles hoping to raise a family inside their Lake Pleasant Regional Park nest.
Sunday, January 05, 2020
Those who purchased Powerball tickets at Fast Market in Peoria might want to check pockets, wallets and purses, as a $100,000 winning ticket was sold there.
Friday, January 03, 2020
The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University, in partnership with the Arizona Community Foundation, is launching a special year-long project to cover the rise of youth suicides in Arizona, exploring the underlying causes and looking for possible…
The West Valley’s newest freeway is getting a little touch of what it used to be before bulldozers and pavers went to work to create the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway.
Melissa Ortiz, a freelance software developer, encounters a lot of situations that make her feel uneasy. Ortiz has become hyper-aware her chosen industry largely excludes people who look like her.
Thursday, January 02, 2020
Monday, December 30, 2019
Peoria Unified School District members, local business owners and Peoria Chamber of Commerce representatives joined together on Dec. 12 to celebrate the holiday season and provide joy to a group of local students and their loved ones in need.
Saturday, December 28, 2019
After decades of planning and preparation, years of litigation and 36 months of digging, blasting and back-breaking work, the Congressman Ed Pastor Freeway connecting the East and West Valleys opened Saturday, Dec. 21.
Friday, December 27, 2019
Banner Health announced the acquisition of Phoenix Orthopedic Consultants, a physician practice located in Glendale. As a result of the acquisition, four orthopedic surgeons and one certified nurse practitioner have joined Banner Health’s medical group.
The new year will usher in a new way for Arizona Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Division customers to get license plates, registration tabs and many documents such as vehicle titles.
According to the Internal Revenue Service, retirees born before July 1, 1949, usually must take distributions from their retirement plans by Dec. 31.
A state lawmaker is seeking to force state health officials to do something they have previously rejected: allow the use of medical marijuana to treat autism.
A city lease of buildings occupied by the Peoria Arizona Historical Society (PAHS) was terminated on July 23. Given this development, the city will be taking steps to ensure historic items within the facility are properly maintained.
LUKE FORWARD THEN – READY FOR THE FUTURE