Meet Your Neighbor: Denalee Karr, owner of Jabz Boxing studio in Queen Creek

Name: Denalee Karr Age: 49  When and why I moved here: I am an Arizona native and have lived in the Queen Creek area for years. I felt it was the perfect, growing location to follow my dream of opening a Jabz Boxing studio.  What I like most about living here: I love the small-town […]

Nando’s Mexican Cafe, Pei Wei ribbon-cutting events planned by Queen Creek chamber

[Update: Kayla Geoffroy, Queen Creek Chamber of Commerce administrative assistant, said in an e-mail that the Pei Wei ribbon-cutting ceremony has been changed to Friday, March 22. The previous date was March 11.] The Queen Creek Chamber of Commerce is hosting ribbon-cutting ceremonies for Nando’s Mexican Cafe, March 5, and Pei Wei Asian Kitchen, March 22. […]

Meet Your Neighbor: Carolyn Richel, Hospice of the Valley community liaison

Name: Carolyn Richel Age: 73 and holding Town/neighborhood: I live in east Mesa but my role as community liaison for Hospice of the Valley takes me all around Maricopa and Pinal counties. When and why I moved here: My husband and I have been here since 2005 when we came here to help take care […]

Meet your neighbor: Dr. Erica Hargrave of Life Aligned Chiropractic

Name: Erica Hargrave Age: 27 Town/neighborhood: Queen Creek When and why I moved here: May 2017 for my husband and I to open our chiropractic practice, Life Aligned Chiropractic, 22719 S. Ellsworth Road Suite No. 104 in Queen Creek. We loved the “small town” feel yet all of the growth happening in this area. What […]

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 […]

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 […]

Network QC Luncheon July 10 at Queen Creek Branch Library

A Network QC Luncheon is 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday, July 10, at the Queen Creek Branch Library’s Zane Grey Room, 21802 S. Ellsworth Road in Queen Creek. Queen Creek Chamber of Commerce President/CEO Chris Clark is to give a presentation focusing on looking back at the past year and explaining where the chamber is heading […]

Queen Creek Chamber of Commerce lunch mob to gather June 28

The Queen Creek Chamber of Commerce will present its monthly lunch mob 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Thursday, June 28, at Denny’s, 20995 E. Rittenhouse Road in Queen Creek. The Queen Creek chamber holds its lunch mobs at a different member restaurant on the last Thursday of every month. The restaurant name is generally announced the week of […]

Chamber of commerce considers more livestream workshops

Having the ability to interact in real time with an online instructor is prompting the Queen Creek Chamber of Commerce to consider offering more livestream workshops to its members and area business operators. Chamber President/CEO Chris Clark prefers the interactive sessions over static instructional videos, he said during an interview. The technology that enables viewers […]

2nd Elevate for Tomorrow conference for scheduled for Feb. 6

The second annual Elevate for Tomorrow Conference will be held Tuesday, Feb. 6, at the Queen Creek Performing Arts Center and Queen Creek High School, 22149 E. Ocotillo Road. More than 1,000 high school juniors from Queen Creek, Combs, Casteel and Higley schools will have the opportunity to hear from renowned speakers and explore educational […]