Sun Life Family Health Center awarded ambulatory health care accreditation

Sun Life Family Health Center Inc. has earned The Joint Commission’s gold seal of approval for ambulatory health care accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its nationally recognized standards. Sun Life has offices in Apache Junction, Casa Grande, Coolidge, Florence, Eloy, Maricopa, Oracle and San Manuel. The gold seal of approval is a symbol of […]

Business Symposium for small businesses May 22

The availability of affordable credit can be a lifeline for small qualified businesses and local, non-profit organizations striving to meet payroll or purchase much-needed materials and supplies in order to keep afloat and/or advance the growth of their enterprise. On Wednesday, May 22, small businesses and non-profit organizations will have an opportunity to enhance their […]

AJ Chamber hosts ribbon cutting for Janice Young Vocals

The Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce joined with Janice Young Vocals to host a ribbon cutting at Ms. Young’s place of employment at 567 W. Apache Trail. Ms. Young has been singing professionally since the age of 12. She began performing on stage with her family’s gospel music band, according to a press release. She […]

AJ Chamber, Farmers Insurance host ribbon cutting

The Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce joined with Farmers Insurance agent Michael Rodriguez and his team for a ribbon cutting of the company’s new office at 105 S. Delaware Drive. The event was Thursday, May 9. Mr. Rodriguez said, via a press release, he and his team are happy to be part of the Apache […]

APS donating $50,000 to non-profit to improve public safety and aid first responders 

For the sixth year in a row, Arizona Public Service will donate $50,000 to the non-profit Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation to ensure first responders serving its territory are equipped with the best tools possible to safely and effectively protect the community and themselves. “We are extremely grateful for APS’ ongoing support of the foundation,” […]

East Valley Assisted Living Locator’s franchisee named Rock Star

Franchisee satisfaction research firm Franchise Business Review recognized Assisted Living Locator’s east Valley franchisee Dustin Baker as one of 2019’s Rock Star Franchise Owners. Mr. Baker’s franchise provides senior placement and referral service throughout Chandler, Gilbert, Apache Junction, Queen Creek and east Mesa areas. Mr. Baker was selected from over 27,000 franchisees, representing more than […]

Job fair April 30, May 1 for new Abrazo Mesa Hospital

The new Abrazo Mesa Hospital is planned to open this summer and a pre-opening job fair will be held April 30 and May 1. Recruiters will be onsite 10 a.m.-2 p.m. both days in the hospital at 5750 E. Baseline Road, according to a release. “Abrazo Mesa Hospital is nearing completion and officials are beginning […]

Local vendors invited to showcase goods at Tractor Supply’s Market Day

Tractor Supply stores nationwide — including at 10545 E. Main St., west of Apache Junction — are calling all farmers, craft makers and artisans to sell their homemade and homegrown goods during Tractor Supply’s Market Day, which will be held Saturday, May 18. The event is an opportunity for members of the community to show […]

Superstition foothills resident new director at Superstition Mountain Museum

John Schempf has been hired as the Superstition Mountain Museum’s executive director. He has resided in the Superstition foothills for 10 years and has also been a longtime member of the museum, according to a release. The bulk of his career has been spent in city management, in widely differing areas of the nation, with […]

HHR Home Watch Services accredited by National Home Watch Association

HHR Home Watch Services has earned accreditation from the National Home Watch Association for the fourth year. The NHWA was formed in 2009 to establish and maintain the highest industry standards for home watch and absentee homeowner services throughout the U.S. and Canada, according to a release. Home watch is a service that keeps an […]