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New Viva MD opening with weight-management, disease-prevention programs

New Viva MD weight-loss clinic will open Oct. 1 at 3885 S. Val Vista Drive, Ste. 105, Gilbert. Dr. Arpita …


Sweetz Cold Brew Coffee Co. owner's concoctions for husband connect with community

E mily Burton already had a brewing process and recipes. But it was a trip through Kanab, Utah in fall 2015 that provided the inspiration that led to Sweetz Cold Brew Coffee Co., her shop in Gilbert.


Gilbert September real estate market data

Data provided by SouthEast Valley Regional Association of Realtors .



Ask the editor: Why do schools hold bond elections?

From Oct. 9-Nov. 5, voters will consider bond proposals for Gilbert Public Schools and Chandler USD and a bond reallocation for Higley USD . The Gilbert and Chandler bonds are designed to address the strain placed on the districts by fast-paced growth in the area or provide improvements for existing facilities and equipment.


Higley and Baseline roads intersection in Gilbert closed for next two weekends

Baseline Road will be closed at Higley Road the next two weekends as part of the road improvements project at the intersection.


Voters will get say on districts’ financial requests

The three school districts that serve Gilbert residents are each bringing financial questions to voters this fall.


Developer bringing Fry’s grocery to Cooley Station in Gilbert

The long-running rumor of Fry’s coming to Cooley Station is coming to fruition, as developer Evergreen Devco announced Sept. 25 it is breaking ground on a shopping center to be anchored by the grocery store.



GALLERY: Gilbert organizations celebrate their best at Community Excellence Awards

More than 20 people were recognized Sept. 24 for their efforts with town organizations in the past year at …


Deloitte to expand presence at Gilbert's Rivulon

Deloitte is planning to occupy an additional 100,000 square feet at Rivulon by early 2020, Nationwide Realty Investors President and Chief Operating Officer Brian Ellis said Sept. 26.


Higley USD governing board approves annual financial report

The Higley USD governing board accepted the district’s annual financial report, which officials presented at the board’s Sept. 25 meeting.


Gilbert earning ‘foodie destination’ label with growth

Gilbert’s development efforts have led to an influx of one notable amenity: restaurants. Since 2013, 123 full-scale restaurants, fast-food joints and other dining locations have opened up shop in town, according to Maricopa County records.



Experimax is new name for Experimac, Apple products-specializing company

Experimac rebranded as Experimax on June 1. The store at 861 N. Higley Road, Ste. 112, Gilbert, specializes in trading, buying, selling and repairing Apple products. Among the products it sells are certified pre-owned iPhones, iPads and computers. It also services vintage and out-of-warranty Apple products. 480-534-7596. https://experimax.com


GALLERY: Gilbert Regional Park's first phase, now open to public, offers variety on playgrounds

Gilbert Regional Park opened to much fanfare Sept. 21. Ceremonies, music, food, bubbles and children at …


Pink Aloe Skin Studio open inside Salon Boutique

Pink Aloe Skin Studio opened June 9 at 1401 E. Williams Field Road, Gilbert. The studio is inside Salon …


Gilbert Town Council approves apartment project despite neighbors’ objections

The Gilbert Town Council unanimously approved a minor General Plan amendment Sept. 19 that will allow an apartment complex to be built in the Cooley Station despite objections from neighbors.



Gilbert Regional Park opening highlights the Sept. 21 weekend

Forecasts call for temperatures in the 90s through the weekend, which some might consider perfect for the …


Ketamine Integrative Medicine seeks to alleviate pain, suffering of patients

Ketamine Integrative Medicine opened Sept. 19. It specializes in using ketamine therapy to alleviate pain and suffering of patients. Ketamine is a medication mostly used for starting and maintaining anesthesia. 633 E. Ray Road, Ste. 131, Gilbert. 480-571-3060.


AR Workshop opens studio and retail space for crafty people

AR Workshop Gilbert opened June 28 at 147 S. Higley Road, Ste. 103, Gilbert. AR Workshop Gilbert is a …


Gilbert Road construction brings southbound traffic down to one lane

The monthslong construction on Gilbert Road between Baseline and Guadalupe roads is near completion, but southbound traffic is one lane Sept. 16.



Sherwin Williams to open paint store on former site of Sonic

Sherwin Williams will open a paint store in 2020 on the south side of Warner Road between Gilbert and Cooper roads on the former site of a Sonic Drive-In. The restaurant has been demolished, and construction has started on the store. www.sherwin-williams.com


Glam Wigs open, seeks to help women with hair loss

Glam Wigs and Beauty is a beauty supply store that opened Aug. 20 at 139 E. Williams Field Road, Ste. 109, Gilbert. The store has wigs, hair extensions, eyelashes and nails. It caters to all women and helps women who are going through chemotherapy or experiencing other hair loss. 480-590-0026. http://glamwigsaz.com


Hammer & Strings Conservatory now open for music instruction

Hammer & Strings Conservatory opened Aug. 5 at 610 N. Gilbert Road, Ste. 400, Gilbert. It offers private and group music instruction from beginner to collegiate level. All teachers have graduate degrees in music or commensurate professional experience. It offers voice, piano and violin lessons at present. 801-360-0039. http://hammerandstrings.com


Kempton & Kempton Physical Therapy practice moves across street into Gilbert

Kempton & Kempton Physical Therapy & Sports Rehabilitation relocated July 15 to 8490 S. Power Road, Ste. 115, Gilbert. The practice moved from its previous location across the street in Queen Creek. It offers pre- and post-operative therapy, sports rehabilitation, hand therapy and spine manual therapy. 480-840-3564. http://kemptonandkempton.com