West Valley voters will decide the fates of many of the faces seen on those ubiquitous posters at intersections.
Voters in Legislative District 20, which includes Glendale and part of West Phoenix, will elect a state senator and two state representatives Nov. 3. Arizona Clean Elections is sponsoring a series of candidate debates in districts across the state.
In the 7th Congressional District, which includes part of Tolleson and Glendale, Ruben Gallego, the Democrat incumbent, faces a challenge from Republican Josh Barnett.
Republican Sen. Martha McSally and Democratic challenger Mark Kelly, two military veterans battling for a congressional seat in Arizona that is drawing the attention of the nation, recently debated over the COVID-19 response, jobs and immigration—and President Trump’s attacks on Arizona Sen…
With less than a month until the election, Vice President Mike Pence visited a Peoria military and tactical gear company last week for a “Make America Great Again” campaign event.
Arizona nonprofits are working “nonstop” to register voters before opponents can overturn a federal judge’s ruling that extended the state’s voter registration deadline from Oct. 5 to Oct. 23.
Even with President Donald Trump recovering from COVID-19, his second-in-command scheduled a campaign visit to Peoria at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 8.
The Peoria Unified School District was recently awarded the Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Association of School Business Officials International.
Glendale City Manager Kevin Phelps says the $6.5 million sale of Glen Lakes Golf Course will get the city out of a failing business, create a 10-acre public park and generate money that can be used to improve other city parks.
As City Manager Kevin Phelps sees it, the process of selling Glen Lakes Golf Course is a straight shot to the hole: Take a failing golf business “the city never should have been involved in” and sell it to a developer for a cool $6.5 million.
While it was hardly as controversial as the selection of the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s successor, at its Sept. 22 meeting, Glendale City Council raised a few eyebrows by changing the way city judges will be selected.
Gabriel Brandin, a 40-year-old Avondale resident, was arrested Sept. 26 and charged with hitting two officers with his vehicle.
On Sept. 21, seven of the nine candidates running for the three open slots on the Peoria Unified School District board attended a candidate forum, where they outlined their ideas, perspectives and plans.
“Word” might be the comment from tech-hungry students upon news that Microsoft—with three West Valley data centers under construction—is partnering with local community colleges.
Gov. Doug Ducey will not order businesses to re-close or impose new restrictions even if the infection threat of COVID-19 in any area returns to “substantial.’’
Arizona had the highest rate of “housing loss” in the nation, according to a new national study, and that was before what experts called a “tsunami of evictions” that is expected to hit this fall.
The city of Glendale is preparing to welcome residents back to recreation facilities and sports fields closed earlier this year to fight the spread of COVID-19.
Just in time for kickoff of the football season, West Valley sports bars reopen their doors—but with social distancing guidelines and extra cleaning.
Bill Sorensen was living his dream: He was the passionate principal of a school he loved—and looked forward to being its leader when his twin daughters were old enough for high school.
The number of homeless people in Glendale fell slightly this year—but unsheltered people were counted in January, months before the COVID-19 pandemic led to shutdowns and unemployment in the city, county and state.
Gompers, a Phoenix-based nonprofit, provides a broad range of services to individuals with developmental disabilities—but when the COVID-19 pandemic hit, many of those services were put on hold.
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