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Breakfast, lunch program at Avalon Elementary

Avalon Elementary School, 1045 S San Marcos Drive in Apache Junction, will be participating in the school breakfast program and National School Lunch Program. As part of this program, Avalon …

Movies with the most impressive runs in modern box office history

Stacker looked at domestic box office data from The Numbers on the 50 movies with the most impressive box office runs since 1981.
Spotlight On Employee Benefits

American Workers Want Financial, Physical And Mental Wellness Benefits

(NAPSI)—Open enrollment is quickly approaching and while businesses continue to navigate through economic uncertainties, dynamic shifts and the ongoing Great Resignation, strong benefits offerings …

5 pro tips to sell your home quickly - or just make it more inviting

(BPT) - Sponsored by GladAs the housing market cools down, sellers will need to work harder to attract buyers. Whether you’re putting your home on the market soon — or if you’d just …

Why is customer experience essential to the MZ Generation? And why is that important?

(BPT) - At the essence of CX (customer experience) is an increased focus on how customers feel when they experience a particular brand, product and service. Nowadays, comprehensively understanding CX …

Austin and Provo lead the country with the most homes built since 2014

NashvillesMLS.com collected Census Bureau data to understand which metro regions across the U.S. have the most old and new homes.

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Election 2022

Sept. 28 meet-and-greet with elected officials at Apache Junction VFW

The legislative subcommittee of the Veterans of Foreign War No. Post 7968 Auxiliary is inviting area residents to attend its Arizona District 5 meet-and-greet event. The event is 7 p.m. Wednesday. …
Manufacturing

Gateway Airport an aerospace, industrial hub

With news of space-travel company Virgin Galactic setting up a final-assembly manufacturing facility near Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport, other aerospace companies could be enticed to open in the …
Zoning

Aug. 17 deadline: Consulting firm proposals sought by city of Apache Junction

Sealed proposals are being sought for the preparation of revisions to the city of Apache Junction’s adopted zoning ordinance to include stakeholder involvement and public presentations. The …
Election 2022

Pinal supervisors approve election results canvass

Pinal County’s problematic primary election cycle has come to a close. At a special meeting on Friday, Aug. 12, the Pinal County Board of Supervisors approved the canvass of the election …
Landfill

Free dump week through Saturday in Apache Junction

Residents of Apache Junction can throw out a load of trash at the landfill during “Free Dump Week” Aug. 8-13. During that week, the Apache Junction Landfill, 4050 S. Tomahawk Road, …
Roads

ADOT opens new stretch of State Route 24

A new stretch of highway opened Aug. 11 in the East Valley when the Arizona Department of Transportation extended State Route 24 another 4 miles between Williams Field Road and Ironwood Drive. The …
Election 2022

Pinal County posts final election results for Apache Junction mayor

The Pinal County Elections Department has announced the final results of the primary race for Apache Junction mayor. Election results will not be official until the Pinal County Board of …
Opinion

The security of your customers, employees and property should always be a top priority for East Valley retail store owners. Strong security can prevent shoplifting, create efficient communication and …

Community levels from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have moved up and down in many Arizona counties over the past few weeks.
As a pharmacist, I’ve seen patients struggle with their insurance coverage. Clients arrive at the counter almost every day eager for their medication, only to leave frustrated that …
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Blood drive at Apache Junction City Hall Wednesday

With the ongoing critical need for blood, the city of Apache Junction will hold its next blood drive 6:30-11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 17. The Vitalant bloodmobile will be in the parking lot on the …
Meet Your Business

Milanowski mind-wellness practitioner at ‘I Am’ Wellness Institute

Your Name: Annette Milanowski Business Name: “I Am” Wellness Institute LLC Town/Neighborhood: Mesa Hours of operation: 1-6 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. …
Neighbors

Volunteers needed for first-responders breakfast Wednesday in Mesa

A first-responders “thank you” breakfast hosted at The Summit at Sunland Springs in conjunction with the Mesa Rotary is to be held 8:30-10 a.m. Aug. 10 at 2415 S. Signal Butte Road in …
Neighbors

Blood drive at Apache Junction City Hall Aug. 17

With the ongoing critical need for blood, the city of Apache Junction will hold its next blood drive 6:30-11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 17. The Vitalant bloodmobile will be in the parking lot on the …
Stepping into the limelight

Apache Junction teen in ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’

When Limelight Performing Arts presents “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” Aug. 4-14 at the Mesa Arts Center, Apache Junction’s Vincent Farley, 17, will play a key …
Business

Organ Stop Pizza in Mesa is celebrating 50 years in business this fall. To commemorate the momentous occasion, the business, 1149 E. Southern Ave., is offering “50 Days to Celebrate 50 Years …

EPCOR has announced  it has officially kicked off construction of the new Copper Basin Water Reclamation Facility. Located in  San Tan Valley, Copper Basin will replace the …
Walmart invites communities to get healthy ahead of a new school year at Walmart Wellness Day 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, July 23. Customers can receive free glucose, cholesterol, BMI and blood …
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