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State releases metrics for schools to determine start of in-person instruction

State guidance to schools on reopening for in-person instruction focuses on three health metrics



Hamilton High School to serve as COVID-19 testing site

The tests will be conducted through Embry Women's Health at the high school located at 3700 S. Arizona Ave. in Chandler.




Chandler USD to continue with remote learning through first quarter

Chandler USD will remain online for the first quarter.


West Alley BBQ & Smokehouse blends Southern tastes and hospitality

Christian Brantley said his family started West Alley BBQ & Smokehouse in Chandler on a whim.




Updated: See who is leading in the race for three seats on Chandler City Council

See early results from the Chandler City Council election.


U.S. Census Bureau to halt counting operation a month earlier than expected

The self-response deadline has moved up to Sept. 30.



State superintendent: It is 'unlikely' schools will resume in-person on target Aug. 17 date

The state's highest education official said Aug. 3 that is was "unlikely" that any Arizona school will be able to reopen for in-person or hybrid learning by Gov. Doug Ducey's targeted Aug. 17 date.




Chandler sees fewer homes on the market during COVID-19 pandemic

See how real estate in Chandler has been affected by COVID-19.





Gov. Doug Ducey says COVID-19 metrics are 'heading in the right direction'

Gov. Doug Ducey said Arizona's COVID-19 metrics are "heading in the right direction" during a press conference July 30.


Hamilton High School senior highlights importance of girls in STEM with Girls Who Code

Hamilton High School senior Anika Attaluri said she wants to make sure girls have the opportunity to connect with science, technology, engineering and math in high school.


Bob's Discount Furniture coming to Chandler's Crossroads Towne Center

The store will be one of the first two in Arizona for the Connecticut-based furniture retailer.


Here’s what the moviegoing experience will look like when Regal theaters reopen this summer

Face masks will be required of guests in lobbies, hallways, restrooms and in auditoriums when not eating or drinking.



Chandler schools work to adapt to COVID-19 challenges

Chandler USD, like districts across the state, is facing several challenges as it readies for the new school year.



ADOT announces closures, restrictions on Loop 101 as project nears finish line

Loop 101 through parts of the East Valley, including Chandler, will be closed or restricted at times this week for improvements


Chandler-Gilbert Community College to serve as drive-thru COVID-19 testing site

Chandler-Gilbert Community College’s Pecos Campus is now a location for drive-thru COVID-19 testing, according to a news release.




American Federation of Teachers releases resolution supporting 'safety strikes' as 2020-21 school year approaches

According to AFT President Randi Weingarten, the ability for schools to reopen safely hinges on the federal government as state budgets continue to get slashed amid the pandemic-induced economic downturn.