Tempe, W. Chandler businesses face multiple challenges to keep up with changing landscape

By Joyce Coronel As the COVID-19 crisis continues to unfold, shoppers in Tempe and West Chandler are coming up against an unprecedented challenge: It’s nearly impossible...

Chandler employees to get $3K bonus this month for effort during pandemic

Chandler full-time employees will get a one-time, $3,000 performance bonus after the city fared better fiscally than expected through the COVID-19 pandemic.

Irked S. Tempe equestrian-property owners tell city: Tear down this wall

Angry South Tempe equestrian lovers tell Tempe City Council that a homeowner's block wall encroaches on one of their favorite bridle paths.

Carvana to hire 200; remote work at first, then transitioning to Tempe corporate headquarters...

Tempe-based Carvana is hiring 200 employees for its customer-care team.

Neighborhood protests put brakes on plans for proposed So. Tempe Valvoline location

By Sammie Ann Wicks "In the past, it seems like most businesses that are proposed have been put through without a lot of consideration by...

Chandler, Tempe ahead of governor in relaxing outdoor restaurant expansion

Chandler and Tempe were a step ahead of Gov. Doug Ducey when he announced his executive order Dec. 2 allowing restaurants to expand or create outdoor seating in an attempt to increase acceptable capacity during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Teen’s success story debunks homeschool myth

Noah Kutz starts his day just like any other, with the helping of a delicious breakfast to motivate him up and out of bed...

Kyrene community mourns passing of Paloma Principal Janet Tobias

Parents, students, teachers and Kyrene officials are mourning the sudden passing of Janet Tobias, principal of Kyrene de la Paloma Elementary School. T

Tragedy of teen suicide propels group to action: 30 volunteers respond to middle-school’s mental...

By Diana Nelson The tragic loss of young students to suicide that left a school community devastated was the catalyst that drove one woman...

Month-long Chandler for the Holidays festivities now under way downtown

Holiday lights and decorations are appearing throughout Downtown Chandler and the holiday spirit is growing in anticipation of the month-long Chandler for the Holidays events to celebrate the season.