99 Ranch Market to open in Chandler May 29; Gilbert needs residents to fill seats on boards and more top area news

99 Ranch Market will open in Chandler on May 29. (Community Impact Newspaper)
99 Ranch Market will open in Chandler on May 29. (Community Impact Newspaper)

99 Ranch Market will open in Chandler on May 29. (Community Impact Newspaper)

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

Chandler

99 Ranch Market to make Chandler debut May 29

99 Ranch Market is the largest Asian supermarket chain in the United States.

Home prices continue to climb across all Chandler ZIP codes



Home prices continue to climb across all Chandler ZIP codes, with 85249 showing the highest increase year over year.

Gilbert

Verde at Cooley Station announces four more tenants in Gilbert development

Verde at Cooley Station developers announced May 24 four more tenants that will be coming to the development that is under construction at Williams Field and Recker roads.

Gilbert seeks applicants to fill openings on two boards

The town of Gilbert is seeking applicants to fill terms on two boards, the redevelopment commission and the veterans advisory board.

Legalizing recreational marijuana quickly grows industry

The launch of legal adult-use marijuana sales across Arizona has gone smoothly since January, according to various stakeholders in and out of the industry, but the effects upon municipalities like Gilbert and Chandler are still to be seen.

Alexa D’Angelo and Tom Blodgett contributed to this report.



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