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Have you heard the scoop on Papa Ed’s?

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Goodbye Michigan winters, hello sunny Glendale.

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A) Moe’s Burgers is for sale.

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Locals know the Phoenix Metro area is divided into several overarching subsectors including the East Valley, West Valley and Central Phoenix. As a member of WeMAR (West Maricopa Association of REALTORS®) the West Valley is not only where I call home, but the predominant area in which I work.…

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A taste of the East Coast has come to Glendale.

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You can never have enough pizza, can you?

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When Angela Toth was returning to the workforce after staying at home with her children, she wanted to do something for herself. 

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Hello, readers! Welcome back to Business Briefcase — the column with all the great business news in Glendale, from new openings to closings, construction and developments, grand-opening and ribbon-cutting events, networking and anything else that fits.

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Hello, readers! Welcome back to Business Briefcase. I’m not going to touch upon any events, as it’s all business in this week’s briefcase. From the reopening of a popular seasonal pop-up shop to a new medical practice, several big property sales and plans by a beloved local hobby shop to rel…

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Hello, readers! Welcome back to Business Briefcase! I hope you all had a wonderful Labor Day weekend. This week, we resume the column with a fairly new restaurant, a net-leased property sale and then a ribbon-tying event for a local organization’s visibility. But enough of the rambling; you’…

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There are times when going to a restaurant can be difficult, especially if you are allergic to specific foods. Oscar’s Pier 83, a Glendale staple for 15 years, now caters to such people.

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Hello, readers! Welcome back to Business Briefcase. This week, there are quite a few businesses to discuss. From a fairly new sub shop to the area, to a new partnership, some local events and another staff change, there’s always something going on in the West Valley — and especially Glendale.

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Reinventing classic, Mexican seafood dishes is a craft Los Arbolitos de Cajeme has mastered over its 31 years in operation. With dishes like Camarón Sonora — shrimp sauteed in pico de gallo chile and a Sonora house cream; and Pulpo a Las Brasas — grilled, seasoned octopus — the Mexican chain…

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Amerisleep began as an online retailer in 2010, but did something many retailers are actually moving away from: it created a brick-and-mortar store.

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Hello, readers, and welcome back to another rousing week of Business Briefcase! This time on our agenda, we have plenty of burgers and brews to go around, as a new local establishment opened this year and has been steadily garnering popularity among residents and passersby alike.

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Hello, readers! Welcome back to Business Briefcase. This week is a good one for those of you looking to get out into the community and spread the word of your business — or maybe even learn about all the others.

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Hello, readers! On tap this week are a new location for a school that provides extra opportunities for high schoolers, a large donation by a local Glendale organization and a way for all the businesses in the West Valley to partner and spread the word about what they offer. But with much to …

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Glendale Community College, part of the Maricopa County Community College District, recently launched a program that provides a pathway to a fully fund college degrees for employees of local businesses.

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Hello, readers! Welcome back. After a week-long lapse, today is the day Business Briefcase returns.

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In the last 10 years, incidents of skin cancer have gone up by more than 50% nationwide — which means Dr. James Kelly is a pretty busy physician.

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Wendy and Pat Crain lived in San Diego for 30 years, managing Belmont Park, a historic amusement park in Mission Bay. When they retired, they wanted to do something more. 

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With temperatures rising in Arizona, air conditioners are running nonstop. This can pull serious electricity, sending bills soaring. As a result, everyone looks for ways to keep cool without spending a fortune

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Hello, readers! Welcome back to Business Briefcase, the column for all your West Valley business needs. From new businesses to construction, acquisitions, networking and even closings, there’s always something going on in Glendale.

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Todd Graves, founder and CEO of Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers, is one of the top CEOs in the country, according to Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award honoring the top CEOs in 2019.

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Hello, readers! Welcome back to Business Briefcase. This week is jam packed with plenty of goodies around the West Valley, so keep on reading to hear what’s new!

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Tucked into downtown Mesa, behind a nondescript wooden door, sits an oasis once shared by the likes of Drake, DJ Khaled, Mike Posner and Jimmy Eat World. 

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Hello, readers! Welcome back to Business Briefcase.

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Hello, readers! Now that we’re in the summer months, you know what that means! School is out and temperatures are rising, but as always, business is booming in Glendale. And the first on today’s agenda will help combat a bit of this summer heat we’re facing. Let’s get into it!

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Hello, readers! And welcome back to the Briefcase, where we discuss all the hot new business openings, closings, construction and development, renovations, networking and more. This week’s column will focus on the “networking and more,” as a business with a local tie is working to benefit ki…

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Hello, readers! Today’s column is rather timely as, coming off the heels of Phoenix Fan Fusion, there are several comic-related businesses undergoing changes in Glendale. Here they are!

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Good day, readers! Do you remember Memory Lane Trinkets and Treasures, which I mentioned back in April?

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Family-owned Barro’s Pizza and Pepsi are teaming up for the fourth year this June to raise money for those affected by pediatric cancer. 

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 Every Saturday, EJ’s Auction and Appraisal is bustling with bidders who purchase estate items live at the full-service Glendale auction house or online.

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Have no fear; Carl’s Jr. is here — to stay, that is.

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Hello, readers! Let’s get into another week of Business Briefcase.

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Brooke Sexton has been around martial arts her entire life. Her father worked at the Glendale/Peoria YMCA program in 1997, and now Sexton is focused on something she can call her own: Destiny Martial Arts Academy.

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Hello, readers! This week, I only have a few items to discuss, but there is much information. I’ll waste no time getting into today’s items, which include the sale of a multi-tenant building, a local businesswoman who was recognized for all her hard work and an event for individuals looking …

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Cleaning…decluttering…some people dread it. It’s not surprising that a recent study published in “Current Psychology” found a substantial link between procrastination and clutter problems in all age groups.

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Hello, readers! This one’s sure to get off to a strong start. In fact, I have an update on something I may have left you hanging on a few weeks back.

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Hello, readers! Today has quite the interesting array of briefs, as a Glendale legend is back – in a new way. Beyond that, I will touch back on one of the items from last week’s agenda. And then I have a few networking-centric events you may want to check out. So, let’s get into it! Here’s t…

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Students at the Delta High School FFA Chapter in Muncie, Indiana, are continuously looking for opportunities to develop their agricultural knowledge through hands-on learning. As a youth organization, this FFA chapter and the more than 8,630 others across the country work tirelessly to grow …