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Groups aim for high-end hospitality in West Valley

The W, Hotel Valley Ho, Camelback Inn, Sanctuary. These are only a few names that make up the hospitality epicenter that is Scottsdale and Paradise Valley.

Bus driver woes continue at Peoria Unified

Despite pay raises last year, Peoria Unified School District’s bus driver woes are continuing in to this school year.

Peoria staff putting final touches on sustainability …

At a recent Peoria City Council meeting, Water Services Director Cape Powers defined sustainability as providing for society today in a manner that doesn’t impede the ability of tomorrow’s society to provide for themselves.

Peoria school board tables Bloom 365 agreement again

The Peoria Unified School District Govnerning Board has tabled an agreement with service provider Bloom 365, a nonprofit whose mission is to prevent teen violence before it happens.

Get to know the Peoria Unified candidates: Civility

Now that the candidates for the Peoria Unified School District Governing Board have been firmly established, it’s time to get to know them better.

Peoria school board to consider Bloom 365 agreement

A group of parents has waged a battle against a nonprofit contracted with Peoria Unified School District — Bloom 365, an organization whose mission is to prevent teen violence before it happens.

North Peoria neighbors save the day

The spirit of community is alive and well in Peoria.

Get to know the Peoria Unified candidates: school …

Now that the candidates for the Peoria Unified School District Governing Board have been firmly established, it’s time to get to know them better.

Here are the Peoria Unified school board candidates' …

Now that the candidates for the Peoria Unified School District Governing Board have been firmly established, it’s time to get to know them better.

Peoria housing market cools off

It wasn’t long ago the real estate market was hitting record lows in inventory.

Peoria mayoral candidates reach six-figure realm in …

The Peoria mayoral race this year is ramping up and fundraising has reached the six-figure realm, with newcomer Jason Beck’s coffers overflowing compared with former city councilmember Bridget Binsbacher.

Republicans censure Peoria mayor over Kelly …

Arizona Legislative districts 27 and 28 Republican committee executive boards have censured Peoria Mayor Cathy Carlat for her endorsement of Democratic Sen. Mark Kelly. Together, these two …

Peoria’s Mesquite council district ballot set

Two individuals will compete for former Mesquite District Peoria City Council member Bridget Binsbacher’s seat, who stepped down earlier this year to run for mayor.

Recycling still healing from China 'Sword'

Due to the hemorrhage caused by strict recycling restrictions China imposed back in 2018, also known as the country’s “National Sword” policy, recycling revenues in Arizona dropped of the cliff, leaving some cities to pay for recycling or cut their programs.

Peoria parks could see more athletic tournaments

Peoria staff is looking into how the city could benefit from sports tourism and bringing more athletic tournaments to the city.

3 candidates submit signatures for Peoria Unified …

In the Peoria Unified School District, three people have submitted their signatures to run for two seats that will be vacated by Cory Underhill and Rep. Beverly Pingerelli, R-Peoria. They are …

Peoria experiences ‘unprecedented’ capital …

Sky rocketing construction costs and labor shortages along with a variety of supply chain issues have amounted to an unprecedented combination of challenges for the city of Peoria.

Peoria embraces ‘3D puzzle’ of successful big-city …

There are many paths that pave the way to becoming a big city — quality amenities, foundational character, and of course population increase, among others.

Just over 600 home lots planned for north Peoria area

A new plan is in the works for homes in the Peoria area at the northeast corner of the 115th Avenue and Williams Drive alignments.

Video: Bringing all the tools to today's youth

Peoria Police Officer Beth Griffin keeps her tool belt well stocked.

Learning gap at Peoria Unified results in higher …

The COVID-19 pandemic ravaged the Peoria Unified School District with decreases in enrollment and AzMERIT test scores across the board, creating a learning gap as schools maneuver back to normalcy.

Turning a corner on recycling revenues in Peoria

When it comes to recycling, it has been a tough road for municipalities since China imposed strict recycling restrictions back in 2018.

Ike’s Love & Sandwiches sets up shop in Peoria

Ike’s Love & Sandwiches has opened a new location in Peoria, 7635 W. Bell Rd., Suite 2020A.

Peoria Unified superintendent gets 50% merit pay

Peoria Unified School District Superintendent Jason Reynolds will be receiving at least 50% of his performance pay based on goals that were set by the governing board last September.

Peoria inches closer to its first competitive mountain …

Peoria resident Ed McKelvey took up mountain biking after he was introduced to it by his brother-in-law when he and his wife moved to the north Valley about five years ago.
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