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Deer Valley Unified to host job fair in Phoenix

Deer Valley Unified School District is hosting a job fair this weekend.
ELECTION 2024

Meet the Peoria City Council candidates

The stage is now set for the 2024 Peoria City Council election.
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first responders

Peoria Police investigating car accident in Vistancia that resulted in 2 fatalities

Peoria Police officers are investigating a traffic collision that happened in the master-planned development of Vistancia last weekend resulting in two fatalities.
utilities

Council to consider battery storage system for north Peoria

Peoria City Council will consider April 16 allowing for the development of a new battery energy storage system on 22-acres at Old Carefree Highway, about 2 miles west of Lake Pleasant Parkway.
Sports

Cactus League announces highest attendance total since pre-pandemic

PEORIA – To trace the success of this spring’s Cactus League, look no further back than the 2023 World Series, when the Texas Rangers blanked the Arizona Diamondbacks, 5-0, in Game 5 at …

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Democracy is worth fighting for - Thomas Jefferson, George Washington, John Adams, et al per the Declaration of Independence - 1776.
As I approach two years in my role as president and CEO of the Peoria Chamber of Commerce, I find myself reflecting on what has been a rewarding and challenging time for our organization. If I …
I just watched the slick sales pitch about Amkor at the February city council meeting, and I am even more outraged.
Suspects

Police: West Valley coach accused of juvenile sex crimes communicated to student via Snapchat

Peoria High School varsity boys basketball coach Patrick Battillo messaged a 15-year-old boy via Snapchat about selling images and videos of the student depicting various sex acts and in states of …
infrastructure

Preservation versus rehabilitation of Peoria streets

In the coming years, the Peoria Public Works Department will take a different strategy when it comes to maintaining its roads.
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Valley library systems add more titles with sharing program

Surprise library officials are hoping to stay relevant in the digital age of books on phones with apps that drive reading.
technology

Upping the ante on drone use

Drone technology has long had the potential to have a transformative effect on industries and people’s day-to-day lives.
Things to Do in Peoria
Earth Month is celebrated throughout April to increase awareness about environmental sustainability and Earth Day. The first Earth Day was celebrated on April 22, 1970 to showcase the many ways to protect and care for the planet.

Get ready for Earth Day events in Peoria

Get ready for Earth Day in Peoria!
The final class of the Peoria series, Spice It Up, is this Saturday at the Peoria Main Library.

Final class of Peoria series Spice It Up is this weekend

The final class of the Peoria series, Spice It Up, is this Saturday April 13 from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at the Peoria Main Library, 8463 W. Monroe Street.
The final Second Saturday event of the season is April 13.

Final Second Saturday of season in Peoria is coming up

The final Second Saturday event of the season is April 13 from 5 to 9 p.m. in Old Town Peoria.
The TroubleMakers will play in Glendale on April 13 followed by a gig in Glendale on April 26.

Troublemakers, Playbacks tour Northwest Valley

The AZ Playbacks and The TroubleMakers will finish the month of April with shows in the Northwest Valley. Those gig are: * From  7-10 p.m., Saturday, April 13  The TroubleMakers …
The city of Peoria is hosting a Laser Tag event April 13 at at the Peoria Community Center.

Peoria gets ready for Laser Tag teen team event

Parents, feeling like your kids are stuck in a digital black hole?
Peoria Police Department is hosting Coffee with a Cop April 11.

Peoria Police Department to host Coffee with a Cop

Another Coffee with a Cop is coming up in Peoria.
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