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The Arizona Highways Collection presents Photography by Barry M. Goldwater

Since 1925, Arizona Highways has been sharing the history, culture and natural beauty of Arizona with readers around the world. And along the way, it has featured some of the most talented writers …

HEARTS for Arizona 24-Hour Virtual Telethon to be April 3-4

Arizona Citizens for the Arts has organized a 24-hour virtual telethon with live-streamed performances and appearances by Arizona artists, celebrities, business owners and elected officials statewide from 5 p.m. Friday, April 3 to 4:59 p.m. Saturday, April 4.

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Maricopa County reports increase in building permit submissions

Data from the Maricopa County Planning and Development Department shows some encouraging signs for the nation’s fastest-growing county. Building permit submissions are up …

St. Joseph the Worker committed to coronavirus pandemic relief efforts in Arizona

According to the Arizona Housing Coalition, more than 300,000 Arizonans will lose their jobs in the coming months as a result of businesses responding to the For 30 years, St. Joseph the Worker …

FSL has utility assistance, food pantry for seniors

Foundation for Senior Living has available funds for Maricopa County residents needing assistance with utility and medical bills.

Thunderbird School of Global Management offering economic recovery insights

As the historic events and effects of the global novel coronavirus outbreak continue to send shock waves through all levels of modern life --- two business management experts offer insights to what …

COVID-19 pandemic wreaks havoc on traditional commercial real estate metrics

A commercial real estate brokers forecast provides illustration to what many Arizona business leaders are realizing: a deep recession appears imminent.The forecast was created by The Center for Real …
OPINION
Neighbors
Mesa Education & Business Reporting
Education

Arizona students receive Flinn Scholarships to local universities

For the 35th straight year, a cohort of Arizona’s highest-achieving high-school seniors has chosen to forego attending out-of-state universities and accept the Flinn Scholarship.
Business
Entertainment
The Arizona Restaurant Association debuts Arizona Takeout Week to run throughout the Coronavirus closures.

ARA announces Arizona Takeout Week amidst mandated closures

Responding to the recent state of emergency, the Arizona Restaurant Association is creating a new marketing strategy to help support local dining establishments with the debut of Arizona Takeout Week.
Obituaries

Don Donati

Don died peacefully on September 30, 2020 at his home in Sun City West.He was a devout Catholic and was a long-standing member of both St. Teresa’s Church in Pawtucket, RI & Our Lady of …

Garth “Gary” Edward Gould

Garth “Gary” Edward Gould, 76, of New York Mills, MN, formerly Grand Forks, ND, and Sun City, AZ, died Saturday, October 3, in Mills Manor, New York Mills, MN.Arrangements are pending …

Joann Ragan Henson

Joann, a retired elementary school principal, educator, wife and mother, died Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, at the Granbury Villa Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Granbury, Texas. She was 87.Mrs. …

Shirley R. Sartori

A private memorial service for Shirley R. Sartori, who passed away on September 20, 2020, will be held at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Portsmouth, RI.Shirley was born on April 13, 1927, in …
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