Get to know 3 fitness centers in Gilbert; Brazilian COVID-19 variant found in Arizona and more top news

Teresa Robinson has taken over ownership of Jabz Boxing Fitness for Women in Gilbert with her husband, Derek. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)
Teresa Robinson has taken over ownership of Jabz Boxing Fitness for Women in Gilbert with her husband, Derek. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)

Teresa Robinson has taken over ownership of Jabz Boxing Fitness for Women in Gilbert with her husband, Derek. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)

Read the top business and community news from the past week from the Gilbert and Chandler area.

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Three fitness centers open or coming to Gilbert

Here are three fitness centers have opened or will soon in Gilbert.

Three business changes to know in Gilbert



Here are three business changes that have happened recently in Gilbert.

Homes in 85234 pace Gilbert market in January with 23% growth in prices year over year

Read recent real estate news from the Gilbert area.

Three businesses or nonprofits that are relocating in Gilbert

Here are three businesses or nonprofits that have relocated in Gilbert.

Statewide

ADHS: First case of Brazilian COVID-19 variant found in Arizona

A new COVID-19 variant has been reported in Arizona, according to the Arizona Department of Health Services.

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






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Goldfish Swim School anticipates opening June 15 in Gilbert. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)
3 businesses coming soon to Gilbert; Higley USD puts bond on ballot and more top area news

Read the latest business and community news from the past week from the Gilbert and Chandler areas.

The proposed $95 million bond places an emphasis on funding technology and safety and security, district officials said. (Courtesy Higley USD)
Higley USD taking bond question to voters

The proposed $95 million bond places an emphasis on funding technology and safety and security, district officials said.

Between January and April, the Maricopa County Assessor's Office reported 19,232 permits for home construction work, according to the county. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Home construction projects on the rise across Maricopa County

Home construction permits are seeing a sharp increase across Maricopa County, according to data from the Maricopa County Assessor's Office.

As of June 7, 6,016,915 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered to 3,385,174 individuals, including 2,884,332 who are now fully vaccinated. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
ADHS: Nearly 3 million Arizonans are fully vaccinated against COVID-19

More than 3.4 million Arizonans have receieved at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, according to ADHS.

Picazzo's Healthy Italian Kitchen will open June 3 in Gilbert. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)
Picazzo's restaurant opens in Gilbert; Chandler council calls for bond election and more top area news

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

Cafe Rio
Cafe Rio Mexican Grill opens on Power Road in Gilbert

The restaurant serves made-from-scratch Mexican food with fresh ingredients.

Gilbert Water Tower
Gilbert collecting items to battle summer heat

The efforts are specifically aimed at helping homeless, young and elderly people who are at increased risk from the heat.

Goldfish Swim School
Three businesses coming soon to Gilbert

Here are three businesses that will open soon in Gilbert.

Gilbert mural
Gilbert set to host last group discussion on inclusivity

The town of Gilbert is holding its final group discussion on inclusivity at 10:30 a.m. June 5.

Romeo Taus, who emigrated from Romania at age 18, shows off his Pork Molise dish. Pork Molise ($29) is a grilled pork tenderloin wrapped in bacon, and served with roasted garlic, horseradish mashed potatoes, honey caramelized onions and apricot-dark cherry sauce. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)
Romeo's Euro Cafe marks 30th anniversary in Gilbert's Heritage District

Self-taught chef Romeo Taus’ restaurant has a Mediterranean menu with wines.

The Arizona Department of Health Services announced June 3 that state-run vaccination sites will be phased out by the end of June. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Arizona state-run vaccination sites to close by June 28

The Arizona Department of Health Services announced June 3 that state-run vaccination sites will be phased out by the end of June.

Gilbert Municipal Building I
Gilbert Town Council approves capital improvement plan

The plan prioritizes and estimates the costs of the infrastructure needs for Gilbert and identifies funding sources to meet those needs.