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Plan for delays and extra travel time on I-10 this weekend near Chandler

Arizona Department of Transportation crews will be completing fog seal work this weekend near Chandler, resulting in lane and ramp closures on I-10 on Sept. 28 and 29.


Mezquite's Cafe now open in Chandler

Locally owned Mezquite's Cafe is now open in Chandler. The restaurant, which opened Sept. 14, offers plates …


Chandler school named a U.S. Blue Ribbon School of Excellence

The U.S. Department of Education announced Sept. 26 Arizona College Prep-Erie Campus has been named a U.S. Blue Ribbon School of Excellence.



Keep an eye out for Loop 101 closures, roadwork this week

As part of an ongoing effort to widen Loop 101 from Baseline Road to Loop 202, the Arizona Department of Transportation has scheduled overnight work this week that may affect drivers.


Screamery Ice Cream to open in downtown Chandler on Sept. 27

Screamery Ice Cream will open its doors soon in downtown Chandler. The ice cream shop offers classic ice …


Buena Vista at Chandler, a new detox and treatment center, now open

Buena Vista at Chandler opened Sept. 5. The drug and alcohol detox and treatment center is located at 3033 S. …


New Marriott hotel expected to open Oct. 31 in Chandler

The new Marriott Phoenix Chandler Hotel is a full-service hotel in the heart of the city’s Price corridor. Located at 1600 S. Price Road, the new hotel will have the largest hotel conference space in Chandler with more than 26,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, 264 rooms, a swimming pool, indoor and outdoor lounging areas and a fitness center.



Prepare for Loop 101 closures this weekend in Chandler

The Arizona Department of Transportation announced Friday parts of Loop 101 through Chandler will be closed through Sept. 24.


The Parlay Kitchen + Cocktails now open in Chandler

The Parlay Kitchen + Cocktails, a gastropub with a menu offering American food and craft cocktails, opened …


Serrano's celebrates 100 years in business with specials, events Sept. 19 in Chandler

Serrano's Mexican Restaurants is celebrating its 100th anniversary Sept. 19 from 5-9 p.m. with festivities and specials.


Loop 101 road closures, restrictions in place for Chandler through Sept. 20

The Arizona Department of Transportation scheduled restrictions and closures along the Loop 101 from Sept. 17 through Sept. 20.



Chandler Boulevard closed in both directions at Loop 101 this weekend

Chandler Boulevard will be closed in both directions at Loop 101 in Chandler this weekend, according to Arizona Department of Transportation officials. The closure begins at 10 p.m. Sept. 13 and will go until 5 a.m. Sept. 16.


Chandler council OKs zoning for planned development near Chandler Fashion Center

A vacant 20-acre plot of land at the southeast corner of Price Road and Chandler Boulevard will soon be home to a mixed-use complex after the Chandler City Council voted to approve a rezoning resolution Sept. 12 for a project dubbed "Chandler 101."


Chandler council embarks on parks master plan update

Chandler City Council met Sept. 9 in a work session to begin the process of updating the city's parks strategic master plan, which will serve as a blueprint for future park development and renovations projects.


Chandler Boulevard to close in both directions at Loop 101 this weekend

Chandler Boulevard will close in both directions at Loop 101 for bridge work as part of the Loop 101 freeway widening project, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.



H.E.R.O.S. Inc. relocating headquarters to Chandler

H.E.R.O.S. Inc., a company specializing in repairing and overhauling helicopter engines, is moving its headquarters from Santa Clarita, California to Chandler, according to a news release from the city.


Slice of Chicago has new ownership

Dave Bingham and Colby Emery have taken over ownership of Slice of Chicago, a pizzeria in Chandler. Though ownership changed June 24, the menu and location will remain the same. 478 N. Arizona Ave., Chandler. 480-857-4800. www.slicelife.com


Loop 101 project prepares Chandler for future growth

Smaller lanes and traffic delays on Loop 101 through Chandler are expected for the next year as the Arizona Department of Transportation expands the   roadway to accommodate future East Valley growth.


New Square adds to downtown's development

The city’s vision for downtown Chandler is one of an urban feel with more event space—and much more square footage in the entertainment district, according to officials.



Farmboy Market, Meats, Sandwiches focuses on fresh and local ingredients

Oren Molovinsky said there is a story behind everything that enters the doors at Farmboy. From the firewood used in the industrial-sized smoker to the apples on display in the front market to the coffee beans used in the espresso machine—Molovinsky knows it all because it is locally sourced, he said.


Tough Lotus offers specialty workouts in Chandler

There is only one place in Arizona where you can do a bungee workout, according to Amanda Paige. Tough Lotus, located in Chandler, is that place where you can do 75 minutes of very specific high-intensity cardio while strapped into a bungee harness suspended from the ceiling,


Chandler USD approves resolution for lease agreement for new school sites ahead of bond election

The Chandler USD board unanimously approved a resolution Aug. 28 to allow the district to enter a ground lease and lease-purchase agreement for the two new schools the district plans to build.


Isola Group announces new headquarters location will be in Chandler

Isola Group signed a 118,000-square-foot lease to remain in Chandler and relocate its headquarters, research and development, and manufacturing operations, according to Chandler city officials.