Burglaries in Pinal County near Queen Creek reported March 7-9 to PCSO

Above are the general locations of burglaries near Queen Creek reported March 7-9 to the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office. Incidents investigated by PCSO included: Burglary from vehicle, reported at 5:55 p.m. March 9 in the 40900 block of North Ironwood Drive. Burglary at residence, reported at 9:21 a.m. March 7 in the 1100 block of […]

Vandalism reported in Queen Creek March 7-9 to MCSO

Above are the general locations of vandalism reported March 7-9 to the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office for the community of Queen Creek. Those investigated by MCSO included: Vandalism, criminal damage, reported at 9:08 p.m. March 8 at South Power Road and East Riggs Road. Vandalism, criminal damage, reported at 1:32 p.m. March 8 at South […]

Orangewood subdivision at Cloud, 220th to have 93 lots

Vacant property on the northwest corner of Cloud Road and 220th Street is to become a gated 93-lot Orangewood housing subdivision, Queen Creek’s planning and zoning commission was told recently. “Something notable I wanted to point out, homes along the northern and eastern boundaries are going to be restricted to a single-story,” Steven Ester, planner […]

Queen Creek to celebrate Fix a Leak Week

Fix a Leak Week is celebrated March 18-24 to help people identify household leaks, as these waste more than 1 trillion gallons of water each year in the United States and in Queen Creek. Sponsored by WaterSense, an Environmental Protection Agency partnership program, Fix a Leak Week serves as an annual reminder for residents to […]

32 new plans proposed for Fulton Homes at Barney Farms development

A total of 32 new standard plans with four elevations are planned at the 1,702-lot Fulton Homes at Barney Farms development. It is generally bounded by Meridian Road to the east, Queen Creek Road to the south, the Signal Butte Road alignment to the west and approximately 770 feet south of Germann Road to the […]

MCSO arrests suspect in March 12 Queen Creek drive-by shooting

Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office detectives have made an arrest in the case of a drive-by shooting that occurred Tuesday, March 12, in the parking lot of Walmart, 21055 E. Rittenhouse Road in Queen Creek. Jeremy Ray Ford, 27, of Florence, was arrested and booked into the Fourth Avenue Jail late Thursday, March 14. He’s being charged […]

Queen Creek’s Camille Hartman is named BGCEV ‘Youth of the Year’

Camille Hartman, of Queen Creek, was recently named the “Youth of the Year” by Boys & Girls Clubs of the East Valley. She was recognized during the 72nd annual Youth of the Year program for her exemplary leadership, service, academics and living a healthy lifestyle, according to a press release. The program is said to […]

Queen Creek couple reaches new heights with Prolift Rental

A Queen Creek couple opened Prolift Rental to help others with industrial needs maneuver in constricted workspaces. “My wife and I have a scissor lift rental company located here in Queen Creek, with all brand new state-of-the-art equipment that we rent out,” said Justin Hagerty, 45. He and his wife, Kristina, 41, not only operate […]

Experience a day in the life of a firefighter at Queen Creek open house

Sit in the engineer’s seat, spray a fire hose and try on turnout gear at the Queen Creek Fire and Medical Department’s community open house 9-11 a.m. Saturday, March 23. It will be at Fire Station No. 1, 20678 E. Civic Parkway. Attendees will have the opportunity to tour the station, check out the various […]

Queen Creek to host landscape watering workshop

The Town of Queen Creek is hosting a workshop called the ABCs of Landscape Watering: Water-Smart Workshop at Historic Town Hall, 22350 S. Ellsworth Road. The event is free for Queen Creek utility customers but advanced registration is required, according to a press release. This class will teach residents how to properly water the plants […]