Jabz Boxing studio for women launches program to inspire young girls

Jabz Boxing, a full-body circuit workout that utilizes boxing-inspired exercises designed specifically for women, announced that it has launched its Jabz Juniors Summer Camp. It aims to teach young girls to be confident, happy and strong while being part of an encouraging community. A Jabz Boxing is at 21365 S. Ellsworth Road Suite No. E105 […]

U.S. Marine Corps Pfc. Ty W. Smith completes 10-week infantry training course at Camp Pendleton

U.S. Marine Corps Pfc. Ty W. Smith — a lifelong resident of Queen Creek and the son of William and Jenny Smith, longtime Queen Creek residents — graduated boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot in San Diego in February. He completed the School of Infantry’s 10-week infantry training course at Camp Pendleton, California, in […]

Leading Edge Academy Mountain View Principal Steve Butcher retiring

Steve Butcher, principal at Leading Edge Academy Mountain View, is set to retire at the end of this school year. Mr. Butcher has been the principal at Leading Edge Academy Mountain View, 4815 W. Hunt Highway in Queen Creek, since 2011. Leading Edge Academy will honor Mr. Butcher and thank him for all his years […]

Vintage and Vino returns Mother’s Day weekend

Vintage and Vino will return to the Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre during Mother’s Day weekend for its third spring show. The event is 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, May 10, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 11, at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre, 20464 E. Riggs Road. More than 100 vintage […]

Barr: Queen Creek Citizen Leadership Institute adds sign at Desert Wells Stage Stop

As a group from the Queen Creek Citizen Leadership Institute, we were tasked with coming up with ideas for a local project that we could do which would have a positive impact on our community. For our project, prompted by a suggestion from the town, we decided to add a sign to the Desert Wells […]

MCSO gives update on criminal damage incidents in Queen Creek

Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office investigators, on the morning of April 25, offered an update on recent criminal damages in Queen Creek. MCSO reportedly located a potential suspect vehicle and detained two people of interest for recent criminal damage incidents in the Town of Queen Creek. According to a press release, both persons of interest are […]

Your family recipe could be featured on QCUSD school menu

The Queen Creek Unified School District’s child nutrition department is seeking a family recipe to be featured on the school menu for the 2019-20 school year. The item is to have six ingredients or fewer, not including spices; be kid-friendly; low sodium; reduced fat; whole grain encouraged; ingredients grown or sourced domestically; can be a […]

Pan de Vida Foundation changes logo, mission statement

After 16 years of service in the communities of Queen Creek and San Tan Valley, the Pan de Vida Foundation is getting a facelift — a new logo and rewording of its mission — to better communicate its goals. The mission is now “to meet children’s, senior citizens’ and families’ basic needs while promoting self-sufficiency,” […]

Assaults in Pinal County near Queen Creek reported April 6-10 to PCSO

Above are the general locations of assaults near Queen Creek reported April 6-10 to the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office. Incidents investigated by PCSO included: Aggravated assault, reported at 3:13 p.m. April 6 in the 900 block of East Canyon Rock Road. Aggravated assault, resisting/interfering with police, reported at 12:29 p.m. April 6 at West Combs […]

Burglaries reported in Queen Creek April 6-10 to Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office

Above are the general locations of burglaries reported April 6-10 to the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office for the community of Queen Creek. Those investigated by MCSO included: Burglary at a residence, reported at 10:07 a.m. April 6 in the 24900 block of South Power Road. Burglary at a residence, reported at 11:56 p.m. April 7 […]