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The COVID-19 pandemic hit the country in numerous negative ways, but Peoria’s local economy actually netted some positives, gaining ground in sales tax revenues, housing and small business permits. more
The Peoria Police Department received four grants totaling $149,869 from the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety for various enforcement and education efforts, as well as overtime. more
This past weekend, memorials honoring lives lost to traffic accidents in 2020 were dotted around the city of Tempe, cropping up on deadly streets and intersections. more
On the afternoon of Oct. 20, Philip Ronan, a patient at the Arizona State Hospital, left art class to use the bathroom — and never returned.  He had a pair of scissors with him, which … more
Peoria staff has begun working to get a bond package on the 2022 general election ballot. more
Over the past 12 months, the Arizona Fire & Medical Authority responded to four garage fires at homes in Sun City West. more

Peoria Councilwoman Denette Dunn challenged the police department’s statement that the department’s sworn officer personnel is fully staffed during Tuesday’s meeting. Dunn … more
Other aircraft are putting our lives in danger. You all have seen the helicopters flying over and you think it is the military. I can tell you that the majority of aircraft that are flying over you … more
As a fire fighter for the Peoria Fire-Medical Department, Capt. Hunter Clare was badly injured in an explosion at an APS battery facility in Surprise in April of 2019, and has yet to return to full duty work. more
After investment losses and an explosion of pension costs for public safety employees over the past 15 years, Peoria leadership recently gave the go-ahead for a plan staff says will save on costs and … more
The final two tangible projects from the Surprise 2017 general obligation bonds are not quite complete, and now they are formally one project. more
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