Read the latest news from Gilbert and Chandler.
Unemployment in Chandler ticks back up from May to June
The city of Chandler saw its highest unemployment rate in history in April, but May data from the Arizona Commerce Authority showed the rate trending down. In June, the city saw yet another increase from the May unemployment rate.
COVID-19: See the data behind the rising number of coronavirus hospitalizations across Arizona
The Arizona Department of Health Services has tracked COVID-19 hospitalization data since early April, and in recent days and weeks the number of confirmed or suspected COVID-19 patients admitted to a hospital has climbed. Of the 793,523 COVID-19 tests in Arizona, 14.5% have yielded positive results as of July 20. This accounts for diagnostic test results, not antibody test results.
Surf City Sandwich comes to Gilbert
Surf City Sandwich opened June 1 at 5482 S. Power Road, Gilbert. It offers artisan handcrafted sandwiches with creative flavor combinations.
Tom Blodgett and Alexa D’Angelo contributed to this report.