By the Bucket heading toward soft opening in Gilbert; Atomic Comics reborn at SanTan Village in Gilbert and more top Phoenix-area news

By the Bucket is preparing for a soft opening that it is seeking to have Dec. 1. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)
By the Bucket is preparing for a soft opening that it is seeking to have Dec. 1. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)

By the Bucket is preparing for a soft opening that it is seeking to have Dec. 1. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)

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By the Bucket heading toward soft opening Dec. 1

Originating out of Payson with seven stores mostly in rural Arizona towns, the Gilbert location is one of eight planned to open soon in the Valley.

Gilbert moves to dismiss lawsuit asking courts to throw out bond election results

The town of Gilbert asked in Maricopa County Superior Court on Nov. 29 to have a lawsuit dismissed that challenged the town’s $515 million streets, transportation and infrastructure bond election results.


Duck Donuts offers made-to-order sweet treats

While living in North Carolina, Daniel Bruno’s wife was expecting their first child and she had a hankering for something sweet. She sent him on a mission to find her a sweet treat and he went into town and smelled something in the air that led him to Duck Donuts.

Everything to know about the Tumbleweed Tree lighting in downtown Chandler on Dec. 4

Chandler will celebrate the lighting of the Tumbleweed Tree on Dec. 4, according to a news release from the city of Chandler.

Atomic Comics reborn at SanTan Village in Gilbert

Atomic Comics opened Nov. 24 at 2270 E. Williams Field Road, Ste. 108, Gilbert, in the SanTan Village shopping center.

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