Vaccinations are a shot in the arm for COVID-control effort, physician says

Dr. Omar Gonzalez, epidemiologist for Dignity Health, urges Arizonans not to become complacent about receiving the COVID-19 vaccination because caseloads are declining.

MCC honors Black Americans for progress during Year of Recognition

Mesa Community College extended Black History Month into a year-long observance, Black History 2021—A Year of Recognition, to honor Black people past and present.

Pandemic more than triples demand on mortuaries like Chandler’s Bueler

Funeral homes, Like Bueler Mortuary in downtown Chandler, are the exception to the trend of small businesses struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Passover message: Path to freedom, renewal after shackles of plague

At Passover, Jews EAT a story, the great story at the center of our people: We were enslaved; now we are free.

Woods, other mayors address Ducey’s mask rollback order

Tempe Mayor Corey Woods and several other Arizona Democrat mayors expressed contempt for Gov. Doug Ducey's executive order that loosened or ended COVID-19 public-safety measures.

Arizona State Fair for 2021 moving to Wild Horse Pass in West Chandler

The Arizona State Fair is temporarily moving to Wild Horse Pass on the Gila River Reservation for 2021, a larger venue than the state fairgrounds near downtown Phoenix, allowing more room for social distancing.

As ranks decline, Chandler and Tempe seek police recruits at April 3 job fair

Valley law-enforcement agencies, including Chandler and Tempe police departments, are taking part in an April 3 job fair to combat declining numbers of officers.

Intel to build 2 new plants, add 3,000 high-paying jobs in historic $20 billion...

Intel announced a historic $20 billion expansion at its Chandler Ocotillo Campus that will bring two new semiconductor manufacturing plants and 3,000 new jobs. 

Young advocates giving voice to the ‘Silents’ who suffered bullying, suicide

Kirk Smalley founded Stand for the Silent because, “We couldn’t live in a world ... where babies were taking their own lives because of the actions of others.”

Security company Allied Universal hiring more than 450 in Tempe

Allied Universal is hiring 450 security personnel in Tempe on March 24.