Culver's open in Gilbert and more top Phoenix-area news

A new Culver's opened in Gilbert on Dec. 7. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)
A new Culver's opened in Gilbert on Dec. 7. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)

A new Culver's opened in Gilbert on Dec. 7. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)

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

Culver's opens location in Gilbert

A new Culver’s location opened Dec. 7 at 3610 S. Val Vista Drive, Gilbert. The fast-food chain specializes in frozen custard and its signature burgers, among other items.

Two Gilbert ZIP codes had more than 100 homes under contract in November

Read the latest real estate information from the Gilbert area.

Gilbert Public Schools board extends plan for hybrid learning model

Just a day before schools returned from winter break but on the heels of record COVID-19 cases in the state, the Gilbert Public Schools governing board voted 3-2 Jan. 4 to extend hybrid learning possibly through January.

Ground broken for Loop 202-Santan Freeway's Lindsay Road interchange

The Lindsay Road interchange on Loop 202-Santan Freeway reached its groundbreaking Jan. 4 after a decade of moving from an idea to the start of construction.

Gilbert seeks applicants for Judicial Selection and Advisory Board

The town of Gilbert is seeking applicants for three positions on the Judicial Selection and Advisory Board.

Tom Blodgett contributed to this report.


See a breakdown of COVID-19 cases, vaccinations and more local data. (Community Impact staff)
COVID-19: See cases, vaccinations by ZIP code in Gilbert

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

Here are the coronavirus hospitalization data updates to know across Arizona. (Community Impact staff)
ADHS: COVID-19 hospitalizations climbing slightly again

Here is what you need to know about hospitalization numbers in Arizona because of COVID-19 cases.

The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors met May 17. (Screen capture from YouTube)
Maricopa County Board of Supervisors cuts property tax rate in new budget

The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors approved a tentative $3.4 billion budget for fiscal year 2021-22.

Targeted Chiropractic
Three health care practices that have opened in Gilbert

Here are three health-care-related practices that have opened recently in Gilbert.

Big O Tires
2 businesses now open in Gilbert

Here are two businesses that have opened in Gilbert recently.

Gilbert home values rising fast in 85298; 5 businesses coming to Chandler and more top area news

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

Doug Ducey
Ducey unveils program to encourage individuals to return to work

Gov. Doug Ducey announced May 13 a three-part “Arizona Back to Work” program to incentivize residents to get off unemployment benefits and fill one of the state’s 160,000 to 180,000 open jobs.

CDC ends all mask requirements for fully vaccinated people

The guidance states fully vaccinated people do not need to wear masks indoors or outdoors.

Higley USD governing board
Higley USD governing board approves revised budgets worth $128.1 million

Higley USD’s governing board adopted revised budgets for fiscal year 2020-21 that are more than $7.67 million more than what was adopted in June 2020.

Donald Garcia, Unstoppable Martial Arts
4 business changes to know in Gilbert

Here are four businesses that have made recent changes in Gilbert.

Cream of the Crop ice cream
Cream of the Crop opens in Agritopia's Barnone in Gilbert

Cream of the Crop serves homemade ice cream and toppings.

Doug Ducey
Gov. Ducey signs bill to trim early voter roll

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on May 11 signed into law Senate Bill 1485, which will purge the permanent early voter rolls of anyone who has not voted by mail in the previous two election cycles.