Gilbert home prices rise and more top local news from the past week

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

Gilbert

August median home price rises more than 10% in three Gilbert ZIP codes

Read the latest Gilbert real estate news.

5 business changes to know in Gilbert area



Here are five Gilbert area businesses that are now open, coming soon or relocated with new ownership.

Eegee's announces second Gilbert location in SanTan Village area

Eegee’s announced Oct. 16 it will not only open a location at 3535 E. Baseline Road, Gilbert, but will also have a second Gilbert location in the SanTan Village area.

Gilbert's Heritage District to get new restaurant, bar in The Porch—A Neighborhood Joint

The Porch—A Neighborhood Joint will open soon in the Heritage District at 312 N. Gilbert Road, Gilbert. The restaurant and bar also has locations in Arcadia and Tempe and serves appetizers, tacos, bowls, burgers, salads, sweets and drinks.

Chandler

3 businesses have recently opened in Chandler

Here are three businesses that have recently opened in Chandler.

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






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BlackBerry Cafe offers homestyle cooking and a family feel

BlackBerry Cafe owners say they aspire to make the restaurant feel like family to all its customers.

City of Chandler headquarters in downtown Chandler  (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)
City launches new way to engage with Chandler services

Chandler has a new way to experience civic engagement.

The county has adjusted the COVID-19 risk levels for local school districts. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Maricopa County updates COVID-19 school dashboard; Chandler, Gilbert, Higley all considered 'substantial risk'

The county has adjusted the COVID-19 risk levels for local school districts.

Sibley’s West offers one-stop-shop for all things Arizona

Sibley's West has been a staple in downtown Chandler since it opened.

The Chandler USD governing board met Nov. 18 to discuss virtual learning and COVID-19. (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)
Chandler USD responds to rising COVID-19 cases and more top local news

Read the most popular stories from Chandler and Gilbert from the past week.

More than 1,800 students have had to quarantine after coming in contact with a COVID-19-positive person in Chandler USD. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
'We really need parents' help': Chandler USD grapples with how to handle statewide COVID-19 surge

Chandler USD discussed how to handle the increasing number of COVID-19 cases across the district and throughout the state and county at a meeting Nov. 18.

Chandler increases funding to prevent homelessness, help those in need

Chandler is investing more in services for people in need this fiscal year than normal—in part to curb an influx of people suddenly at risk of losing their homes due to the financial hardships inflicted by the pandemic.

Doug Ducey
Gov. Doug Ducey adds measures to mitigate coronavirus transmission

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey did not issue a statewide mask mandate Nov. 18 but noted that 90% of the state is under some local mask mandate.

The Chandler USD governing board will meet Nov. 18 to discuss virtual learning and COVID-19. (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)
Chandler USD to discuss virtual learning at Nov. 18 meeting; district reports 45 active COVID-19 cases, 180 'resolved' cases

The Chandler USD governing board will meet Nov. 18 to discuss virtual learning and COVID-19.

The Chandler real estate market is seeing low inventory.  (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Home prices continue to increase as inventory remains low in Chandler

Take a look at a snapshot of Chandler's real estate market.