Shorty and Wags Original Chicken Wings closes in Gilbert

Shorty and Wags Original Chicken Wings closed Aug. 9. The restaurant at 860 E. Warner Road, Gilbert, cited the COVID-19 pandemic as the reason on social media. It is selling off its seasoning and batter. 480-507-0910.
By Tom Blodgett

Editor, Gilbert

Raised in Arizona, Tom Blodgett has spent more than 30 years in journalism in Arizona and joined Community Impact Newspaper in July 2018 to launch the Gilbert edition. He is a graduate of Arizona State University, where he served as an instructional professional in the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication from 2005-19 and remains editorial adviser to The State Press, the university's independent student media outlet.