Keyword: meetings

Dates changed for Sun City town hall meetings

The Recreation Centers of Sun City have scheduled several town hall meetings to discuss strategic alternatives, long range planning and budget and finance. Sessions are 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. …

Glendale to discuss downtown redevelopment update

Glendale City Council will hold a session to discuss a short list of agenda items on Sept. 26.

Glendale takes bond presentation to residents

The city of Glendale hosted its open house information meeting at the Foothills Recreation and Aquatics Center on Tuesday night, with residents still left with questions regarding the cost of projects within the bond as well as the priority and time line of each.

Cost to play golf is topic at RCSC Board meeting

The Recreation Centers of Sun City Board of Directors heard a room full of suggestions from residents at its exchange meeting on Sept. 11. The main topic of conversation focused on an opinion piece …

Linda Turner brings her jewelry art to Florence

Born in Tucson and raised in Florence, it took a more than two-decade stint in Atlanta for Linda Turner to discover her true love — creating jewelry. While in Georgia, Turner developed her …

Real estate association meets in Scottsdale

In the midst of rising interest rates affecting the real estate market and growing concerns over Arizona's water supply, the Arizona Real Estate Investors Association announces its monthly meeting. …

Hill receives respectful, heart-felt send-off at …

Peoria Unified governing board member Rebecca Hill, who announced her resignation earlier this month, received a respectful and heart-felt send off at her last school board meeting.

Peoria city council calls special executive session

Peoria City Council has called an executive session, 9:30 a.m., Aug. 24, to receive legal advice from their counsel regarding private records and personnel matters.

McFarland docent likes to promote Florence tourism, …

Longtime resident Susan Jackman has not only made Florence her home for years, but she has also become part of the fabric of the town. Jackson serves as a docent at McFarland State Historic …

Queen Creek resident extends family legacy of helping …

Queen Creek resident Kyle Harris is no stranger to treating elderly family members with special needs. In fact, it’s become a family business. His father opened Senior Helpers franchises …

Sun City committee to meet with architect

Recreation Centers of Sun City’s Strategic Alternatives Committee will consult with an architect to clarify what can be constructed within a limited budget at Mountain View Center, 9749 N. 107th Ave.

Peoria Unified board member to refrain from reciting …

Peoria Unified governing board member Heather Rooks has agreed not to recite scripture at public school board meetings.

Quorum drop could come in next member meeting in Sun …

It took nearly two years, but Recreation Centers of Sun City members could finally be getting a lower quorum for membership meetings.

Two sides of public invocation, prayer: Peoria …

The invocation of prayer and Bible scripture in Peoria during public meetings is becoming more common than it has been in recent years.

RCSCW annual member meeting scheduled

Recreation Centers of Sun City West will have an opportunity to learn more about the association and voice their concerns.

Meet Your Business: Ellering self-appointed …

Your Name: Katie Ellering Business Name: Tortilla Flat Town/Neighborhood: 18 miles northeast of Apache Junction in the Tonto National Forest. Fun fact: Tortilla Flat has been a U.S. …

Swenson: Sun City SAC meeting needs better coverage

Mark Twain once said, after reading a local newspaper article about himself, that you could go over the finished product with a divining rod and not find yourself.

Sun City board examines new rules for lower quorum

Recreation Centers of Sun City members turned out in force and achieved a quorum to present five motions, one of which was to reduce the annual membership quorum.

In an about-face, Peoria Unified school board votes …

In an about-face, the majority of the Peoria Unified School District governing board voted against putting a $250 million bond on the ballot for the 2023 general election.

Group: Religion in Peoria Unified meetings …

A national advocacy group says Peoria Unified school board members are imposing their religious beliefs on others when they invoke the bible during public meetings, a violation they say is unconstitutional.

Peoria Planning & Zoning Commission to consider new …

The Peoria Planning and Zoning Commission at their June 1 public meeting will consider approval of a conditional use permit for the operation of a reception hall within an existing commercial center at 85th and Peoria avenues.

Rhetoric heats up at Valley school board meetings

At least one of the people speaking out with harsh rhetoric at recent Peoria Unified School District governing board meetings is coming with connections to a national conservative group.

Meet Your Business: Author Blackwood pens horror novel …

Richard Alan Blackwood is a published author — with the pen name R A Blackwood — who primarily writes stories related to the horror genre, including “Non-Existent: A Montana …

Sun City rec board to consider electronic meeting …

A plan to amend a Recreation Centers of Sun City bylaw regarding electronic attendance at meetings will be consider for final reading laster this month.