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RECREATION

Yoga in the park available in Florence

There are many methods for improving health and fitness. One of the oldest and most effective is yoga, which is an excellent way to build strength, reduce stress, and rejuvenate your body.
RECREATION

Florence opens registration for Over the Line League

Florence Community Services will begin accepting team registrations for the upcoming Over the Line “OTL’ 3 vs. 3 League.
Money

ADOR returns more than $42M in unclaimed property

The Arizona Department of Revenue’s unclaimed property program returned $42.5 million to rightful owners in the fiscal year July 1, 2019-June 30, 2020.

Delina DiSanto, Barbara McGuire featured speakers at San Tan Valley Democrats Aug. 15 meeting

Delina DiSanto, candidate for U.S. Congressional District 4, and Barbara McGuire, candidate for Arizona Senate District 8, are the featured speakers for the San Tan Valley Democrats’ Aug. 15 …
PINAL COUNTY

Arizona officials seek info about sheriff's 'citizen posse'

FLORENCE (AP) — The Pinal County Board of Supervisors is seeking clarification about a county sheriff's new "citizens posse."
Opinion

ADOT: Join us in celebrating National CleanUp Day

We hope you’ll join us for National CleanUp Day on Saturday, Sept. 19.

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Education
Central Arizona College offers live online new-student orientation sessions

Central Arizona College invites all first-time and returning college students to an online new-student orientation for fall 2020. The virtual sessions, available via any computer or mobile device, …

Central Arizona College offers live online new-student orientation sessions

Central Arizona College students graduate with bachelor’s degree from NAU

Valley Voices abound as concerns swirl around return to classrooms in Arizona

Entertainmenet
The model train at the museum; in the background is the 20-stamp ore crusher that was state-of-the-art technology for recovering gold in the 1800s.

Superstition Mountain Museum shines anew

After a temporary closure in March, April and May due to COVID-19 concerns, the Superstition Mountain Museum grounds is open to the public. A limited schedule of 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursday, Friday, …
Fans will have to wait to see country music acts like Eric Church at Country Thunder in Florence with the postponing of 2020's event to 2021.

Country Thunder postponed until 2021

Fans of Country Thunder will have to wait until 2021 after organizers there canceled this year's event.

Return of the movie theater: A pandemic guide to movie-going in 2020

In a typical year, the time between the Academy Awards and the summer blockbuster season has provided moviegoers with a steady, highly publicized buildup for those big-budget titles soon to draw thousands.
The meeting will take place on Zoom and be live streamed on YouTube.

May 16 San Tan Valley Democrats Club meeting on Zoom, YouTube

Delina DiSanto and Stuart Starky, who are vying to win the Democratic nomination to represent Congressional District 4, are the featured speakers for the San Tan Valley Democrats meeting 10-11 a.m. …

The Arizona Highways Collection presents Photography by Barry M. Goldwater

Since 1925, Arizona Highways has been sharing the history, culture and natural beauty of Arizona with readers around the world. And along the way, it has featured some of the most talented writers …
The meeting will take place on Zoom and be live streamed on YouTube.

May 16 San Tan Valley Democrats Club meeting on Zoom, YouTube

Delina DiSanto and Stuart Starky, who are vying to win the Democratic nomination to represent Congressional District 4, are the featured speakers for the San Tan Valley Democrats meeting 10-11 a.m. …

Parks and rec department shares COVID-19 updates, precautions, suggestions

When Governor Doug Ducey imposed a stay-at-home order to slow the spread of the coronavirus, a point stressed throughout his March 30 executive order was that while residents should follow all …
The festival is to be on North Main Street, between Ruggles and 11th streets in Florence.

Artists sought for Oct. 3-4 Florence Arts and Culture Festival

The Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce hosts the Florence Arts and Culture Festival 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 3-4 along historic Main Street. "At this event, there are numerous opportunities for …
Calexico

HEARTS for Arizona 24-Hour Virtual Telethon to be April 3-4

Arizona Citizens for the Arts has organized a 24-hour virtual telethon with live-streamed performances and appearances by Arizona artists, celebrities, business owners and elected officials statewide from 5 p.m. Friday, April 3 to 4:59 p.m. Saturday, April 4.
The Arizona Restaurant Association debuts Arizona Takeout Week to run throughout the Coronavirus closures.

ARA announces Arizona Takeout Week amidst mandated closures

Responding to the recent state of emergency, the Arizona Restaurant Association is creating a new marketing strategy to help support local dining establishments with the debut of Arizona Takeout Week.
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