Fulton Homes seeks to raise money for Wounded Warriors Project

For the sixth consecutive year Fulton Homes is showing its appreciation for America’s veterans by encouraging Valley residents to display the U.S. flag, while benefiting the Wounded Warriors Project. The Tempe-based homebuilder has again partnered with 100.7 KSLX for the “Fly the Flag for Veteran’s Day” campaign. The program starts Monday, Sept. 24 and runs […]

East Valley Dignity hospitals use robotics for minimally invasive surgeries

Minimally invasive robotic procedures are what some surgeons call the “absolute future of surgical advancements,” and Dignity Health’s East Valley hospitals are working to expand their high-tech robotics programs. Robotic procedures are becoming more common, according to a press release. In general, minimally invasive procedures done with robotic devices, which are a surgeon fully controls, […]

Free webinar series offered by Central Arizona College

Central Arizona College’s Small Business Development Center will offer a free webinar series by Paige Cahill of “Get Your Business Online with Google.” This free online series will be held from 9 a.m. until 10 a.m. on the following dates. Sept. 18: Reach More Customers Online with Google Oct. 30: Get Found on Google Search […]

Queen Creek Restaurant Week to offer a taste of local fare while helping schools combat teen issues

A new East Valley event has cooked up a way for diners to eat a meal while a portion of their tab helps fund efforts to address local teen issues. Queen Creek Restaurant Week will be Sept. 16-22. The participating eight eateries will donate a portion of their food sales from that week to TeenLink […]

Jabz Boxing Fitness for Women ribbon-cutting ceremony held

Jabz Boxing Fitness for Women, 21365 S. Ellsworth Road Suite No. 105 in Queen Creek, hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony Saturday, Sept. 1, with the Queen Creek Chamber of Commerce. The women-only studio is open six days a week and offers a 45-minute circuit workout that combines boxing exercises with cardio, strength training, plyometrics, high-intensity interval […]

Queen Creek requests the ACC to amend Johnson Utilities’ convenience certificate

The Town of Queen Creek recently filed two applications with the Arizona Corporation Commission requesting an amendment to the Certificate of Convenience and Necessity granted to Johnson Utilities for wastewater services. The applications request the removal of three areas of undeveloped land, all within the Town of Queen Creek’s water service area, according to a […]

Queen Creek teacher LaFawn Berry awarded $2,000 for her innovative program

LaFawn Berry, a teacher at Gateway Polytechnic Academy in Queen Creek, has received a $2,000 grant as part of Voya Financial Inc.’s unsung heroes awards competition. The school at 5149 S. Signal Butte Road in Mesa is in the Queen Creek Unified School District. Through the Voya Unsung Heroes program, Voya Financial awards grants to K-12 educators […]

Earnhardt Auto Centers opens new dealership in Queen Creek

Earnhardt Auto Centers has opened its newest auto dealership, Rodeo Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in Queen Creek. The dealership at 35747 N. Ellsworth Road is a 40,600-square-foot facility that sits on a 6.65 acre site between the Superstition Mountains and San Tan Mountains, according to a press release. Rodeo Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram is the […]

Yamamoto joins Goodwill of Arizona SVP of brand strategy

Goodwill of Central and Northern Arizona is announcing Stan Yamamoto has joined the nonprofit as senior vice president of brand strategy. Mr. Yamamoto is a veteran of the advertising industry working as a marketing strategist for many large brands such as the Arizona Diamondbacks, METRO Light Rail, Motorola, KFC and more, according to a press […]

Queen Creek Naturopathic offers whole-body approach

Dr. Kris Berkner of Queen Creek Naturopathic, 21820 S. Ellsworth Road No. 101 in Queen Creek, helps patients remain healthy with a whole-body approach, according to a release. “Since we work with people taking a whole-body approach, we are often able to take care of multiple problems at the same time. We mentor and teach […]