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State sees 233 COVID-19 cases Sept. 21, Chandler sees increase of 36 cases over weekend

Here is the data you need to know about the coronavirus in Chandler and the rest of the state.


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COVID-19: Number of coronavirus-related hospitalizations declining across Arizona

Here is what you need to know about hospitalizations in Arizona because of the coronavirus.


Chandler City Council approves more than 30 agenda items at meeting

On Sept. 17, Chandler City Council met and approved more than 30 agenda items including agreements to move forward on a veterans memorial and several road construction projects.



Data dashboard: Chandler USD reports no COVID-19 cases in first week of in-person elementary school

Chandler USD released its COVID-19 data dashboard last week, and students in kindergarten through second grade went back to their brick-and-mortar classrooms.


Chandler senior a semifinalist in science contest and more local news

Read the latest business and community news from Chandler and Gilbert.


Gilbert may form committee to address racial issues and more popular area news

Read popular news from the past week from Gilbert and Chandler.


Hamilton High School senior named semifinalist in global science video contest

Abbie Jin knew she wanted to create her video for the Breakthrough Junior Challenge global science competition about something relevant. She just so happened to be making it as the coronavirus gripped the nation in the spring.



Q&A: National Center for Learning Disabilities expert discusses challenges of special education, remote learning during pandemic

The NCLD's director of policy and advocacy spoke about the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on special education students and their development in and out of the classroom.


Loop 202 closures, restrictions planned between I-10 and Loop 101 through this weekend

The Arizona Department of Transportation announced Sept. 15 that Chandler drivers should expect closures on Loop 202 between I-10 and Loop 101 for pavement maintenance this weekend, according to a news release.


Arches Climbing + Fitness to come to Chandler

Arches Climbing + Fitness is coming to Chandler.


Chandler, Gilbert COVID-19 cases rise and more local news

Read the latest news from Gilbert and Chandler.



State sees 1,281 COVID-19 cases Sept. 18, Chandler sees increase of 26 cases

Here are the coronavirus data updates to know today in Chandler.



Chandler to present parks needs assessment at virtual community meeting Sept. 15

The city of Chandler will present findings of the community needs survey for the city's parks master plan at a virtual meeting Sept. 15 at 6 p.m.




Chandler USD students will return to campuses next week. Here are the health and safety precautions the district is taking.

Chandler USD has been open to students receiving on-site support since August, but on Sept. 14, hundreds of students in kindergarten and first and second grades will take their places at their desks and in their brick-and-mortar schools for the first time since March.


Governor talks suicide prevention in Arizona on World Suicide Prevention Day

Gov. Doug Ducey joined state education, legislative and veteran affairs leaders Sept. 10 to discuss suicide prevention and awareness in schools and in the broader community on National Suicide Prevention Day.


Maricopa County offers guidance to schools for if COVID-19 cases rise, updates school reopening dashboard

The Maricopa County Department of Public Health released guidance for school decision-makers Sept. 10 in the event the number of COVID-19 cases increases and schools consider changing in-person learning plans.


Redevelopment of 2 downtown Chandler office buildings scheduled to be complete in December

The Alexander and The Johnathan will be complete in December, according to the developer.



Texas-based JCPenney expected to sell to Simon and Brookfield for $1.75B

JCPenney, which has a department store in Chandler, is expected to enter into a $1.75 billion sale agreement for its assets with commercial real estate companies Simon Property Group and Brookfield Property Partners.


Pesto Italian Eatery slated to open this month

Pesto Italian Eatery is scheduled to open this month in Chandler, according to the restaurant's website.


Chandler expands who can apply for city's coronavirus relief grant program for businesses

New industries can apply for Chandler's coronavirus relief business grants.


Gilbert, Chandler see new cases and more coronavirus news

Read the latest coronavirus coverage from Chandler, Gilbert and the state of Arizona.




Virtual Chandler Chamber Community Awards to honor businesses, educators, public servants, community

The Chandler Chamber of Commerce will honor the city's businesses, educators, public servants and community members at the Chandler Chamber Community Awards held in a different format this year: live and virtually broadcast on Facebook and YouTube.