Aug. 14 Network QC luncheon presentation on Facebook for marketing

Lynn Ruby with The Ruby Marketing Agency is to speak at the Aug. 14 Network QC luncheon on action steps business owners can take to ensure Facebook is a wise marketing investment. It is to be held 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Zane Grey Room at the Queen Creek Library, 21802 S. Ellsworth Road. Lunch is to be […]

Rosendin Electric, Valley Metro team to provide vanpool options for employees

Rosendin Electric, a private electrical contractors and an employee-owned company, offers a new benefit to help employees save money, time and stress as the Phoenix office partnered with Valley Metro to provide a vanpool for a project commute at no cost to workers. The first vanpool for Rosendin Electric launched in July with nine workers […]

Homebuilder with East Valley projects earns ‘production’ honor

Taylor Morrison, a national homebuilder and developer, has been voted Top Production Builder 2018 by Ranking Arizona for the fifth consecutive year. “Receiving the award for Ranking Arizona’s Top Production Builder 2018 is a great honor,” Andrea Murphy, vice president of sales and marketing for the Taylor Morrison Phoenix division, stated in a release. “Receiving it five […]

TruWest employees take students on back-to-school shopping trip

Fourteen volunteers representing various TruWest branches neighboring Queen Creek gave their time Saturday, July 28, to prepare 34 students for the new school year. The back-to-school shopping trip for the Boy & Girls Clubs of the East Valley-Queen Creek Branch took place at Kohl’s. “Boy & Girls Clubs of the East Valley-Queen Creek Branch is beyond […]

Valley Metro, Waymo partner to seek innovative transportation options

Valley Metro and Waymo joined forces Tuesday, July 31 to introduce a new partnership that the two hope will help drive the future of transportation through self-driving vehicle technology. The event happened amidst two Waymo vehicles on either side of a light rail train at the Valley Metro Rail Operations and Maintenance Center in Phoenix. […]

Shea Homes Arizona to build communities in Mesa, Queen Creek

Shea Homes Arizona has announced plans to build two new communities in the East Valley with plans for Mesa and Queen Creek. In Mesa, Shea Homes purchased approximately 15 acres at the award-winning Eastmark community, where 62 home sites are planned. In Queen Creek, the homebuilder will be adding a fourth new community at Gateway […]

Old Navy expanding to Queen Creek with 20th store in Arizona

Editor’s note: An earlier version of this story incorrectly reported Old Navy will be occupying the Cost Plus World Market location. That is not the case and we apologize for any confusion this may have caused. A new Old Navy store is to be located in the Queen Creek Marketplace shopping center at the southwest […]

Salt River Project customers set record for energy demand

Salt River Project delivered a record amount of energy to its Phoenix-area retail customers from 5-6 p.m. Tuesday, July 24 as it delivered an estimated retail peak demand of 7,252 megawatts. That peak topped SRP’s previous system peak of 7,219 megawatts, which happened June 20, 2017. One megawatt is enough energy to power about 225 […]

Shea Homes Arizona pilots lighting technology in Queen Creek

Shea Homes Arizona is partnering with Deako to offer the latest in pre-installed smart lighting technology at Origin at Gateway Quarter on the southeast corner of Ellsworth and Germann roads in Queen Creek. Deako’s designer Simple light switches come standard in every Origin home, according to a release. “Since the switches are modular, Shea has […]

Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt celebrates 2-year anniversary in Queen Creek

Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt recently celebrated its two-year anniversary with familiar and new faces at the Queen Creek site. Located 21295 S. Ellsworth Loop Road, Suite 104, the yogurt shop owners invited the community to celebrate the anniversary on July 16, according to store leader, Michelle Brown who owns the facility with her husband, Rick. Customers […]