Here are the top Chandler and Gilbert stories from the previous week on Community Impact Newspaper’s website.

Gov. Doug Ducey announces opening of dine-in restaurants, barbers, salons

The Arizona governor’s office released guidance for barbers and cosmetologists to reopen May 8 and guidance for dine-in restaurants to reopen May 11,

Chandler USD amends plans for graduation after Gov. Doug Ducey announces plan to reopen some businesses

One day after the governor’s announcement, Chandler USD announced it is planning an optional, in-person graduation ceremony for June.



Dragon Wok restaurateur aims for authentic Chinese taste

Sam Szeto, the owner of Dragon Wok in Gilbert, said his goal is “authentic taste with a classy presentation” for his Chinese food.

Sister city in China donates face masks to Gilbert

Gilbert public safety workers received a donation of 100 N95 face masks from Gilbert’s sister city of Leshan, China.


See how Chandler, Gilbert residents are providing masks during the coronavirus

Chandler and Gilbert residents have been providing masks to aid in the fight against the coronavirus.

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