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Can party houses serve liquor? Our state liquor laws provide an effective mechanism for stopping unlawful large parties or events at residences, including short-term rentals. Selling or … more
Valley residents are continuing to work through the slight declining trend of COVID-19, many are still concerned about the safety of themselves and their families. more
Through the Birthday Dreams program at Arizona Helping Hands, 1,823 children in foster care have had birthdays made special in 2020. More than 250 boys and girls each month have received gifts … more
Temporary grace and an extension of Arizona’s eviction moratorium to Oct. 31 means we have more time to do our literal “home” work, but there’s no free pass or less pressure … more
The insanity we’re seeing in the Pacific Northwest would have free reign to spread to the rest of the country under a prospective Biden administration. more
I am proud to support Mark Stanton in his re-election to our Town Council. Having been raised in Paradise Valley, I appreciate his commitment to public safety, responsible growth, fiscal … more
On July 24 a home located in Paradise Valley, listed on Airbnb’s short-term rental website, was the focus of a major police event that included our Paradise Valley police shutting down the party, issuing citations to the homeowner for criminal littering, unruly gathering and excessive noise. more
Leadership and council service matter. Council members set the tone for public behavior and the process of governing our neighborhoods. We raise our children and build our lives around our … more
This past weekend in Paradise Valley on Lost Dutchman Road, 300 people were being shuttled to a home where allegations are that alcohol was being served potentially as a pop-up bar. The PV police … more
Joe Biden’s reckless support of defunding our Nation’s police is irresponsible and jeopardizes the safety of Americans. Biden does not want to just take away funding, but instead, … more
At the invitation of the Independent, I write to offer some thoughts on tourism during and after the pandemic. We all know that Paradise Valley is an exceptionally beautiful and welcoming place, … more
The idea of maintaining civil discourse when debating public issues of the day is more than lip-service at Independent Newsmedia. At Yourvalley.net, which is powered by the work of local … more
These are hard times --- there is no doubt about that. As challenging as the last five months have been, we are facing a high stakes decision point that will impact the lives of thousands in … more
As a Paradise Valley resident and former Maricopa County Supervisor representing our town for nearly two decades, I’m proud to support my good friend Mark Stanton in his re-election bid to Town … more
Leadership matters. Experience matters. That’s why I’m voting to re-elect Mark Stanton in the upcoming Town Council election. What stands out to me about Mark? He’s consistent, … more
Dear voters, One of our fundamental freedoms is our right to vote — and you will have your opportunity this week through Aug. 4 to exercise this right, as your vote-by-mail ballots continue … more
The sounds of silence often can be damaging. That point comes to light after recent events in Scottsdale have presented an image to the national and international media that does not reflect the … more
Nursing homes have become ground zero in the coronavirus disease 2019 COVID-19 pandemic, with outbreaks causing high rates of illness and death among vulnerable residents living together in close … more
Summer is here and much like you swap out your winter wardrobe for summer attire, the same goes for your skin care. At Vibrant Skin Bar, our aestheticians and medical providers --- we call … more
Each one of your Paradise Valley Town Councilmembers is a committed, hard-working professional with a shared passion for preserving our quality of life and low-density residential character. As … more
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