Phoenix Alumnae Club of Pi Beta Phi wins prestigious award

The Phoenix Alumnae Club of Pi Beta Phi Fraternity for Women recently received the Fraternity’s highest and most prestigious honor, the Premier Club of Excellence Award. Pi Beta Phi alumnae clubs promote and support fraternity philanthropic endeavors, assist collegiate chapters and offer friendship to new graduates and alumnae, according to a press release. One large […]

Joint Queen Creek Town Council and planning commission meeting Aug. 15

Prior to the regularly scheduled Wednesday, Aug. 15, Queen Creek Town Council meeting, the mayor and council members are slated to hold a meeting with the planning and zoning commission. The joint meeting is to begin at 5:30 p.m. in the Community Chambers, 20727 E. Civic Parkway in Queen Creek. Items on the agenda include […]

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 […]

5 Queen Creek residential burglaries reported July 22-Aug. 4 to MCSO

Above are the general locations of burglaries at residences reported July 22-Aug. 4 to the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office for the community of Queen Creek. Those investigated by MCSO included: Reported at 2:48 p.m. July 24 in the 20500 block of East Canary Court. Reported at 8:39 p.m. July 29 in the 22300 block of […]

Queen Creek host ribbon-cutting ceremony for Crismon Road extension

Motorists now have an additional north-south option when traveling through Queen Creek as the Crismon Road extension, from Queen Creek Road north to Germann Road, opened Tuesday, Aug. 7, following a ribbon cutting ceremony. The one-mile extension includes one lane in each direction, bike lanes and intersection improvements at Crismon and Germann roads, according to […]

New Queen Creek high school at Ellsworth and Ray to be named Eastmark

Queen Creek Unified School District now has a second high school, which is to be named Eastmark High School. Per QCUSD policy, a committee made up of district staff, students, parents and community members provided name options to the governing board. Board members approved the name during the Aug. 7 school board meeting, according to […]

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 […]

County park presents class on monsoon and more

Lightning, wind and downpours are all a part of the monsoon in Arizona, but the rain that comes with the storms poses a quieter threat – storm water runoff. Welcome to the Summer Monsoon is the title of a program 9-10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 17, presented in the Visitor Center of the San Tan Mountain […]

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 […]