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Qwick digital staffing model fuels COVID-19 vaccination sites across Valley of the Sun

A Scottsdale-based hiring agency is lending its hand in the fight against the pandemic by filling vaccination sites with much-needed workers. Vaccinations have become a priority for states across …
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JCFilms Studios launches Christian-based film enterprise in Tempe

One of America’s first Christian film studios calls the community of Tempe home as JCFilms Studio launches at 405 W. Southern Avenue.Officials there say JCFilms studios is looking to start a …
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COVID-19 pandemic ravages Arizona outreach service models as new variants emerge

A cascade of cause and effect is washing over various sectors of human service organizations throughout the Phoenix metropolitan area as outreach officials report stark increases in efforts to combat …
Business

In the time of novel coronavirus, ConfirmD creates digital COVID-19 vaccination passport

Proponents at Tucson-based technology startup, ConfirmD, contend innovative approach to digital registration is changing the way the world is verifying COVID-19 vaccination status. Since vaccine …
COVID-19

Over 75? Get your COVID-19 vaccine at grocery stores soon

Three major pharmacy chains across the Valley of the Sun will soon be offering COVID-19 vaccines to Maricopa County residents over the age of 75.
First Responders

Private security company partners with Valley law enforcement outfits to host career fair

On April 3, Windom Security Strategies along with other local law enforcement agencies will host a career fair targeted at people interested in pursuing work in the field. The Scottsdale-based …
HELPING WARRIORS

Facebook Live session to focus on veteran suicide prevention

In their continuing efforts to prevent suicide and non-natural causes of death among former service members, America’s Warrior Partnership and the Southwest Valley-based Reveille Foundation will host a joint Facebook Live event Wednesday, Feb. 17, to discuss how people can get involved in Operation Deep Dive, a community-based suicide prevention study.
First Responders

Arizona State University annual safety report shows uptick in crime across campuses

In Arizona State University’s most recently published Security and Fire Report, data showed an increase in crimes in 2019 in comparison to previous years. According to the Jeanne Clery …
Opinion

I would like to correct Carolyn Copeland’s letter (“Reader says Trump was never impeached”) in which she continues to assert that Donald Trump was never impeached. In the first …

The U.S could — and should — be doing more to get medical innovations to the public more quickly.
Neighbors
Movers & Shakers

Ivan Gilreath takes the helm at Scottsdale Boys & Girls Clubs

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale, a youth development organization serving thousands of kids and teens at nine locations in and around the north Valley, announced that Ivan Gilreath …
New Beginnings

Meet Cerue: Outgoing teen ready for family

At 16 years-old Cerue is ready for forever. The social butterfly makes friends easily, but she’s ready to find a family to love and call her own. Cerue likes to stay busy hiking, …
New Beginnings

Meet Constintine: Active pre-teen with love to give

Eleven-year-old Constintine, or CJ as he’s called, is like most fifth grade boys. He’s friendly and talkative, loves the outdoors, and wants nothing more than a family to call his …
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Dodger fans: Taking heat in the desert

The Diamondbacks are the Valley of the Sun’s undisputed hometown team, with a large and loyal red sea of support to prove it. Yet the fan base of their biggest rival, the Los Angeles Dodgers, can give them the blues, especially on their home turf.
Neighbors

Kaiah James earns college scholarship through Renee Parsons Girls Leadership Award

The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Valley has presented its 4th fourth annual Renee Parsons Girls Leadership Award to Kaiah James. The award honors girls who symbolize fundamental leadership …
Business

Runbeck Election Services, an elections services company focused on delivering election printing, equipment, and software solutions, has promoted Jeff Ellington to CEO. Most recently, as …

McCarthy Building Companies recently achieved the construction milestone of topping out on the new $192 million Interdisciplinary Science and Technology Building 7 project at Arizona State …
Entertainment

Independent Insiders Only: Season 1 of YourValley In The Know podcast

The Daily Independent at YourValley.net offers Season 1 of the YourValley In The Know podcast featuring cutting-edge reporting narratives, one-one-interviews and hyperlocal stories you can’t …

Twin Peaks prepares February launch of new Tempe Marketplace restaurant

Twin Peaks is opening a new location at Tempe Marketplace Feb. 8 fulfilling a long-sought-after goal --- a location in the East Valley. The new Twin Peaks restaurant, Tempe Marketplace, a spot …

Things to do: Arizona State Fairgrounds launches Ho-Ho Holiday Drive-Thru Fair Food

The Arizona State Fair is hosting its first ever “Ho-Ho Holiday Drive-Thru Fair Food” campaign. Due to the overwhelming demand for Arizona State Fair drive-thru edible creations event …

Pro Musica choral group live streams concert Dec. 19

ProMusica Arizona presents “A Christmas Kaleidoscope,” a free live-streamed concert at 4:15 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 19.
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