Halloween events set for Chandler and more top local news from the week

The city of Chandler announced a lineup of reimagined typical Halloween events due to the coronavirus pandemic. (Courtesy city of Chandler)
The city of Chandler announced a lineup of reimagined typical Halloween events due to the coronavirus pandemic. (Courtesy city of Chandler)

The city of Chandler announced a lineup of reimagined typical Halloween events due to the coronavirus pandemic. (Courtesy city of Chandler)

Read popular news on Community Impact Newspaper's website from the past week from Gilbert and Chandler.

Chandler

Chandler announces Halloween activities for children, families

The city of Chandler announced a lineup of reimagined typical Halloween events due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Backyard Taco now open in Chandler



Backyard Taco opened in late September in Chandler. The restaurant marks the fourth location for the business, which serves a variety of tacos.

Gilbert

Four businesses that have opened or are coming to Gilbert

Here are four businesses that have opened or are coming to Gilbert.

Nurd Berger Cafe opens Gilbert location

Nurd Berger Café opened Sept. 14 at 235 E. Warner Road, Ste. 107, Gilbert. The pop culture-themed restaurant serves specialty burgers, chicken, fish and chips, steak sandwiches and exotic desserts.

Town: Council Member-elect Laurin Hendrix not entitled to attorney’s fees, cost

The town of Gilbert argues it should it not be held responsible for Town Council Member-elect Laurin Hendrix’s legal fees in a response filed Sept. 30 in Maricopa County Superior Court.

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



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Laser Components Detector Group moved into its new, significantly larger space in Chandler, according to a news release from the city. (Courtesy city of Chandler)
Laser Components Detector Group moves into new Chandler space

Laser Components Detector Group moved into its new, significantly larger space in Chandler, according to a news release from the city.

The location's decor will pay homage to the town's history as the "Hay Shipping Capital of the World." (Courtesy Cracker Barrel Old Country Store)
Cracker Barrel coming to Gilbert; wine bar set for Chandler and more top Phoenix-area news

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

Gov. Doug Ducey and Arizona Department of Health Services announced Jan. 14 the launch of a second vaccination site after the success of the state's first 24/7 vaccination site at State Farm Stadium in Glendale. The second location will be at Phoenix Municipal Stadium. (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)
Arizona to add second vaccination center after successes at State Farm Stadium in Glendale

Gov. Doug Ducey and Arizona Department of Health Services announced Jan. 14 the launch of a second vaccination site after the success of the state's first 24/7 vaccination site at State Farm Stadium in Glendale. The second location will be at Phoenix Municipal Stadium.

Here is a look at the latest COVID-19 updates from Chandler USD. (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)
Chandler USD to return to in-person learning Jan. 19

The Chandler USD governing board voted for students to return to campuses Jan. 19.

A wine bar will occupy the space left vacant by DC Steakhouse in downtown Chandler. (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)
Wine bar concept set to occupy former DC Steakhouse location in downtown Chandler

A wine bar will occupy the space left vacant by DC Steakhouse in downtown Chandler.

(Community Impact Newspaper staff)
New Chandler City Council members to take seats Jan. 14

The Chandler City Council will have two new members beginning this week.

Here are the coronavirus updates you need to know in Chandler. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
COVID-19: Chandler case count increases by 307 Jan. 14

Here is what you need to know about COVID-19 case counts in Chandler and the state.

Here are the coronavirus hospitalization data updates to know across Arizona. (Community Impact staff)
Number of people hospitalized, in ICU with COVID-19 statewide surpasses summer peak

Here are the coronavirus hospitalization data updates to know across Arizona.

Jack Sellers is the new chair for the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors. (Courtesy Maricopa County)
Jack Sellers named Maricopa County Board of Supervisors chair

Jack Sellers is the new chair for the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors.

The Chandler Chamber of Commerce announced Jan. 8 that the Chandler Chamber Ostrich Festival will be postponed. (Courtesy Steve LeVine Entertainment & Public Relations)
Chandler Chamber of Commerce Ostrich Festival postponed again

The Chandler Chamber of Commerce announced Jan. 8 that the Chandler Chamber Ostrich Festival will be postponed.

A new Culver's opened in Gilbert on Dec. 7. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)
Culver's open in Gilbert and more top Phoenix-area news

Read the most popular news from the past week from the Phoenix area.

Chandler City Manager Marsha Reed announced Jan. 6 that she will retire in March. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Chandler City Manager Marsha Reed to retire in March

Chandler City Manager Marsha Reed announced Jan. 6 that will retire in March.