Keyword: Be Connected

Florence renews waste collection contract

The Florence Town Council voted to enter into a three-year cooperative contract with and the town of Queen Creek at its Tuesday meeting. The item was part of the council’s consent agenda, which …

Free fair in Phoenix will assist Blacks, Latinos, Afro …

Wells Fargo is hosting a free Advancing Homeownership Fair and breakfast event in Phoenix.

Annual successes recorded across Tempe’s education, …

Tempe’s Workforce Readiness and Livable Communities Committee met Aug. 28 to discuss the latest updates from the city’s Office of Education, Career and Family Services about what’s been accomplished in its many programs during the last year.

Resources available Wednesday in Mesa for individuals …

Individuals experiencing homelessness or on the brink of homelessness and needing assistance with housing, shelter, benefits, identification and other basic needs in Mesa will be connected with a …

Christian Women’s Connection meets in Sun City West

The Christian Women’s Connection will host a brunch in Sun City West.

Northwest Valley Connect needs drivers for Sun Cities …

Northwest Valley Connect officials are looking for more volunteers to help get residents without transportation to their destinations.

Northwest Valley Connect: Help provide a joy ride

Volunteering is good for your heath, according to the medical experts, and Northwest Valley Connect is asking the public to devote some of their summer time to providing transportation to those in need.

Gilbert's Vitality Bowls raising money for food …

Vitality Bowls has announced its fifth annual campaign to raise awareness, promote advocacy and inspire education around food allergies during Allergy Awareness Month in May. Vitality Bowls …

Queen Creek schools superintendent, students honored

Two Queen Creek Unified School District elementary students and the district’s superintendent have been honored by School Connect, an organization that connects schools to communities across …

Arizona has new affordable housing plans coming in …

A decade-old group is looking to pump new money into the search for affordable housing and helping to fend off homelessness.

Sun City letter writer did not tell of his connection

This is in response to Mr. Emerson’s opinion letter (“Small group debate quite complicated,” Sun City Independent, March 1, 2023).

Broadway star performs in Sun City West

A Broadway star comes to Sun City West.

It’s not too late to reconnect with your New …

It’s spring, sweaters and boots are getting put away, and if the data is to be believed, many of us have already begun neglecting our New Year’s Resolutions.

Chandler women’s a capella chorus seeks to boost …

The members of Vocal Connection, a women’s a cappella chorus in Chandler, are actively searching for women who sing and long to perform to join a growing group of other like-minded East Valley …

Northwest Valley Connect gets new executive director

Brian Bell is the new executive director of Northwest Valley connect.

Northwest Valley Connect names new executive director

Northwest Valley Connect has announced the appointment of Brian Bell as their new executive director.

Avondale launches online engagement platform for …

The City of Avondale rolled out a new online citizen engagement platform, Avondale Connect, as part of its ongoing efforts to build a connected community through citizen engagement and transparent communication.

Cohen: Thank you Kathy Chandler and Northwest Valley …

The Sun City West community is blessed with having Northwest Valley Connect help people get around to medical and other important appointments — people unable to get around for a variety of reasons.

Northwest Valley Connect to get new leader

Northwest Valley Connect will have a new leader by February.

Transit agency looking for drivers

Northwest Valley Connect drivers are a powerful force for good in Northwest Valley communities, according to agency officials.

Mesquite High School wins contest to 'create hope '

Mesquite High School in Gilbert will receive $1,000 for creating one of the Valley's largest tangible displays of hope in the Messages of Hope Paper Chain contest hosted by Teen Lifeline. …

Scottsdale shares updates on new transportation plan 

The internal combustion engine has dominated the transportation landscape in the Valley for as long as anyone can remember — but things are slowly changing. 

Chandler announces retirement from Northwest Valley …

After serving as executive director of Northwest Valley Connect for nearly nine years, Kathy Chandler has announced her retirement at the end of February 2023 to spend time with her family.

Community attends caregiver event in Sun City West

The return of the Benevilla “Caregiver Connect” event as a live, in-person experience Nov. 18 was a big success.