Chandler
1:15 PM Apr 12, 2021 MST

Chandler City Council approves bonuses to all municipal staff

Chandler City Council approved a one-time bonus to all full- and part-time city employees during a council meeting April 8.


Chandler
9:08 AM Apr 12, 2021 MST

ADHS: ICU beds in use down to 148 April 11

See the latest COVID-19 hospitalization data.


Gilbert

Batch Cookie Shop opens in Gilbert's City Gate

The family-owned shop makes gourmet cookies



Chandler

Federal health authorities recommend pause of Johnson & Johnson vaccine after 6 rare, severe blood clots

After six reported cases of a rare and severe blood clot in patients who received the vaccine, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and U.S. Food and Drug Administration are recommending a pause on administration of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine.


Gilbert

COVID-19: See cases, vaccinations by ZIP code in Gilbert

Here are the COVID-19 data updates to know today.


Chandler

COVID-19: See Chandler COVID-19 cases, vaccinations by ZIP code

Here are the COVID-19 data updates to know today.


Gilbert

Two salon changes to know in Gilbert

Here are two salons that have opened or changed locations recently in Gilbert.



Gilbert

Available homes on Gilbert market down sharply in February

Here is what you need to know about Gilbert's residential real estate market from February 2021.


Gilbert

Gilbert's Rocky Point Seafood focuses on authenticity; Chandler USD selects interim leader and more top area news

Read the top business and community news from the past week from the Gilbert and Chandler areas.


Gilbert

Salt Tacos y Tequila to open at SanTan Village in 2021

The restaurant’s first location is in the Westgate Entertainment District in Glendale.


Gilbert

Lindsay Road restrictions at Loop 202-Santan Freeway will last into 2022

Traffic on Lindsay Road will continue to be one lane each direction for the duration of the Lindsay Road traffic interchange project at the Loop 202-Santan Freeway.



Chandler

Phoenix Municipal Stadium vaccination site to move indoors to ASU's Desert Financial Arena

The state-run vaccination site at Phoenix Municipal Stadium, which has administered nearly 200,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine, will relocate April 12 to Desert Financial Arena on Arizona State University’s Tempe campus,


Chandler

Nearly 40% of all Maricopa County adults have received at least one dose of vaccine

Maricopa County residents have received over 2 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine, according to an April 7 update from the Maricopa County Department of Public Health.


Gilbert

Higley USD reviews $95 million bond proposal for fall

The Higley USD governing board reviewed at its April 7 meeting a district proposal to run a $95 million capital bond before voters in the fall.


Chandler

Chandler USD governing board selects interim superintendent

The Chandler USD governing board announced April 7 Frank Narducci would succeed Camille Casteel as the district's superintendent beginning this summer.



Gilbert

Maricopa County residents have received more than 2 million COVID-19 vaccine doses

Those doses have gone into the arms of 1.3 million residents representing nearly 40% of county residents over the age of 15, the county said.


Chandler

More than 25,000 education workers have been fully vaccinated in Maricopa County

After providing more than 54,000 vaccinations for K-12 educators, school staff and child care workers in a span of 10 weeks, the Maricopa County Department of Public Health concluded its targeted points-of-dispensing vaccination program for child care workers and educators April 6.



Gilbert

Gilbert citizen thanks council for movement along Western Canal

Gilbert Town Council members received praise April 6 from one of the landowners along the Western Canal who have faced losing portions of their backyard in an eminent domain action.


Gilbert

Arizona pushes state tax deadline to May 17

The state of Arizona is moving the deadline for filing and paying 2020 state individual income taxes from April 15 to May 17, 2021.



Gilbert

State opens indoor drive-thru vaccine site in east Mesa

With summer heat looming, the Arizona Department of Health Services opened its first indoor COVID-19 vaccine distribution point April 5 in east Mesa.


Chandler

COVID-19: See Chandler COVID-19 cases, vaccinations by ZIP code

Here is what you need to know about COVID-19 case counts in Chandler and the state.


Chandler

ADHS: ICU beds in use down to 148 April 4

Here are the coronavirus hospitalization data updates to know across Arizona.


Gilbert

Gilbert recommending, not mandating, masks in town facilities, at events

Mayor Brigette Peterson’s statement, issued in response to Gov. Doug Ducey’s March 25 executive order ending government-mandated masks in Arizona, said the town will continue to offer a variety of online services and online participation for town council meetings.



Gilbert

Gilbert Public Schools cuts 152 jobs; home prices rising in Chandler and more top area news

Read the top news from the week from the Gilbert and Chandler areas.


Gilbert

Rocky Point Seafood Restaurant owner capitalizes on experiences to make authentic eatery

South Dakota may be 1,000 miles from the Mexican border, but that’s where Jalon Buckstead’s journey toward being owner of an authentic Mexican food restaurant started.