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Labeling the closed Lakes Golf Course as “blight” is a clever maneuver. A negative word that makes it sound like something needs to be done. Pulte Homes and the owner, Mr. Gee, say we need a “solution.”
Co-owner Cindy Dach talks with customer Daniel Fiala at Changing Hands Bookstore in Tempe on Friday, July 11, 2014.
Question: I’ve noticed that the activity level on my business Facebook page has dropped off considerably, but I haven’t been doing anything different. Did something change with Facebook?
The Kyrene Foundation will partner up with a Denny’s location in Chandler this Saturday in efforts to celebrate the remodeling of the business and further the fundraising for the Stuff the Bus drive.
(L-R) Kyrene Prevention Manager Amanda Nosbisch, Denny's District Manager James Wedge and Denny's co-owner Karla Piecuch at the Denny's on Chandler Blvd on Wednesday, July 9, 2014. Denny's is helping collect donations for the Kyrene Resource Center.
(L-R) Denny's co-owner Karla Piecuch and Kyrene Prevention Manager Amanda Nosbisch at the Denny's on Chandler Blvd on Wednesday, July 9, 2014. Denny's is helping collect donations for the Kyrene Resource Center.
Authorities said on Wednesday that even if the air conditioning was working in a room at a Gilbert boarding facility where nearly two dozen dogs died last month, the air flow may not have been enough to keep the dogs alive.
I received the form to sign if I approve of Pulte’s plan for building on the land that had been reserved for a golf course and that now sits vacant. The plan looks decent and should please the surrounding homeowners, as much as anything is able to do so considering they paid a premium to live off of a golf course. I actually signed the form, but I’m not mailing it until I receive an answer “in writing” to a very important question.
A resale franchise is thriving in the Ahwatukee Foothills.
Shame on SCOTUS. Its recent 5-4 ruling to allow the owners of Hobby Lobby and other closely held, for-profit enterprises to deny certain types of reproductive health care to its women employees moves society backwards.
Chandler resident John Anderson has always had an appreciation for the Old West. It stems from his relation to a Los Angeles policeman named James Woodard, who happened to be friends with famous Western lawman Wyatt Earp.
One of Chandler’s finer dining options is undergoing a revamp that will result in a new interior and a more comfortable menu for diners.
Hidey is a very beautiful 8-year-old snowshoe Siamese cat with a shy but very loving demeanor. She was given her name by her previous owner because when he first took her home, she liked to hide. Unfortunately her owner passed away last year. She will require a calm home where she can socialize, given plenty of tender, loving care and slowly introduced to her new surroundings. She is good with other cats and maybe dogs.
WASHINGTON • Five years after the Great Recession officially ended, most states still haven’t regained all the jobs they lost, even though the nation as a whole has.
Just four years after opening, Secreto in Ahwatukee Foothills has closed.
The lakes at The Lakes are no more.
While the Fourth of July is a great time to enjoy the outdoors and socializing with neighbors, local animal experts warn to leave the furry family members at home.
The fourth annual “World’s Largest Golf Outing” will be held Monday, Aug. 11, to benefit Wounded Warrior Project (WWP).
The Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce (GPCC) recently welcomed a new chair-elect and seven new members to its board of directors. Ed Munson of KPHO-TV will serve as the 2014-2015 board chair, succeeding Peter Hayes of Salt River Project, while Ken McMahon of CenturyLink has been named chair-elect.
Ryan Companies US, Inc., CEO Pat Ryan announced the promotion of longtime SouthWest Division president John Strittmatter to chairman of the SouthWest Division.
They say Europe is the birthplace of fencing, and Ahwatukee Foothills resident Rachelle Arama has her ticket punched to the continent.
In a partnership with 104.7 KISS FM and the Johnjay and Rich Care for Kids Foundation, Barefoot Pools awarded a custom fence to a Valley family. The fence was provided to the couple in order to further their goal of adopting a foster child. In order to qualify for foster care, a family’s house must have a fenced-in pool, and this process brings the couple one step closer to their new addition.
Unfortunately, there has been a lot of misinformation generated by the Save the Lakes group related to the closed Ahwatukee Lakes golf course. It is time to set the record straight on what currently appears to be the sole solution on a sustainable use for the second life of the former Lakes golf course:
O’Connor House, whose mission is to continue the lifetime work of Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor to help solve important social, economic and political problems through civil dialogue and action, has appointed three new members to its Board of Directors, each appointed to a three-year term:
A new fast-casual, custom pizza concept is expanding rapidly in Arizona with plans for eight locations by the end of the year, including one in Ahwatukee Foothills.