Copper & Logs gastropub opens Feb. 9
By Tom Blodgett
Raised in Arizona, Tom Blodgett has spent 30 years in journalism in Arizona and is the editor of the Gilbert edition of Community Impact Newspaper. He is a graduate of Arizona State University, where he now serves as an instructional professional in the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication and editorial adviser to The State Press, the university's independent student media outlet.
Gov. Doug Ducey and State Superintendent of Public Instruction Kathy Hoffman announced March 29 that the state is closing schools through the end of the school year because of continued coronavirus concerns.
John and Sam Bongiorno, along with Sam's father Ed Cancro, have made Bongiorno Bagels into a shop that works for their family.
The town of Gilbert announced March 27 that it is closing the amenities in its public parks, plus all of Gilbert Regional Park, because of the coronavirus situation.
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Chandler USD announced the district would move to remote learning March 30.
O.H.S.O. Brewery & Distillery is supplying Banner Health with 400 gallons of hand sanitizer distilled by the local chain
The Higley USD governing board ratified at its meeting March 25 some past payments of benefits and pay stipends that had been done through contract addendums
The Gilbert Town Council on March 24 approved converting part of the struggling Shoppes at Gilbert Commons to apartments.
Medical providers and the general public alike are taking precautions against the coronavirus, and facemasks are often in demand by residents in many parts of the U.S.
Sandra Reynolds, a candidate for a four-year Town Council seat, has given up her election quest after falling ill March 22.
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Editor's note: Lisa's Rum Cake, 219 S. William Dillard Drive, Ste. 135, Gilbert, is open and will bring orders out to customers' cars for anyone with more than one person in their party or who does not wish to step in the store. 480-304-5077. www.lisasrumcake.com