Election results, a new ramen restaurant and more top stories from the Phoenix area

Both the city of Chandler bond package and the Chandler USD 15% override appear to be passing in Nov. 2 election results. (Courtesy city of Chandler)
Both the city of Chandler bond package and the Chandler USD 15% override appear to be passing in Nov. 2 election results. (Courtesy city of Chandler)

Both the city of Chandler bond package and the Chandler USD 15% override appear to be passing in Nov. 2 election results. (Courtesy city of Chandler)

Read the most popular business and community news from the past week from the Phoenix area.

Town of Gilbert transportation bond vote tightens, holds bare lead

The town of Gilbert’s $515 million streets, transportation and infrastructure bond still leads, but a count of the ballots Nov. 4 turned in Tuesday has brought the issue to nearly a tie.

Election results: city of Chandler bond, Chandler USD override appear to be passing

The bond package was split into five questions: parks, fire, police, streets and facilities. All five categories were passing as of 8 p.m. Nov. 2.


Kazu Ramen opening this winter in Gilbert

The Japanese restaurant specializes in ramen dishes.

Black Rock Coffee Bar to open in downtown Chandler

The building is part of a new construction project project expected to bring several new businesses to downtown.

Declaring she will not quit, co-owner grows Willow Massage + Spa through trials

Tracey Groy has spent most of her work life as a certified public accountant, but the stress of that job was not good for her with a family history of heart disease.

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