Superstition Mountain Golf and Country Club maintains ‘distinguished’ status

The Superstition Mountain Golf and Country Club has been presented the Distinguished Club award for the third consecutive year by BoardRoom magazine. The Distinguished Clubs program is merit-based and uses a rating system that recognizes the club, its management and its staff based on proprietary criteria and an evaluation process that measures member experience. The […]

Banner Desert Medical Center seeking volunteers

Banner Desert and Cardon Children’s Medical Centers in Mesa have openings for volunteers to fill many positions, including courtesy cart drivers, greeters, gift shop sales and various clerical positions. Volunteer Services Director Carly Ofsthun said there is a need to continuously recruit volunteers because 50 percent of the volunteers are students who move on after […]

Maricopa Ambulance hosts job fairs to hire 80 EMS professionals

Maricopa Ambulance is hosting three job fairs in the next two weeks to hire more than 80 emergency medical technicians and paramedics to support new contracts and expansions in 2019. “Maricopa Ambulance is honored to have been selected by several new communities as their 9-1-1 provider, as well as to serve new medical-facility partners in […]

Independent Newsmedia launches 13th publication

Independent Newsmedia, Inc., USA, will launch its newest publication in January — the Litchfield Independent — delivered in mailboxes to residents and businesses in the City of Litchfield Park. INI also publishes the Daily News-Sun, five weekly newspapers, five monthlies, one magazine and five community websites, including YourValley.net, throughout the Phoenix-metro area. The company also […]

Desert Wind Harley-Davidson in Mesa under new ownership

Desert Wind Harley-Davidson, 922 S. Country Club Drive in Mesa, has been acquired by Michael Veracka. He, along with his brother, Paul Veracka, and father, David Veracka, have been in the Harley-Davidson business since 2003, owning and operating 13 dealerships, according to a release. “The Verackas are excited to continue the Desert Wind H-D legacy of […]

Superstition Mountain Golf & Country Club announces staff awards

Staff members of Superstition Mountain Golf & Country Club have been recognized for their accomplishments in club management and golf instruction.   Marian McGill, assistant general manager and membership director, received her Certified Club Manager designation from the Club Management Association of America, according to a release. The designation indicates that a club management professional […]

Residents begin moving in to Cadence at Gateway community in Mesa

Twenty-five percent of phase one of Cadence at Gateway in Mesa is sold, according to the project’s developer. “We’ve had hundreds of families visit Cadence the past two months who are excited about our private, resort-style amenities,” stated Craig Krumwiede, president of Harvard Investments, the project developer. “We welcome those that have chosen to call […]

Los Gringos Locos owners sell Apache Junction restaurant

Los Gringos Locos, 280 S. Phelps Drive in Apache Junction, has been sold, its owners said in a release. Patty Smith, Jodi and Jeff Ehrlich, and Debra and Gary Nine opened Los Gringos Locos in December 2002. “During the past 16 years it has been our pleasure to serve you great Mexican food. At the same […]

Senior expo sponsorships sought for Jan. 8 event in Apache Junction

The Apache Junction/Gold Canyon Independent Senior Expo 9 a.m.-noon Tuesday, Jan. 8, will be hosted at Central Arizona College, Superstition Mountain Campus, 805 S. Idaho Road in Apache Junction. It will be held in Building F. There will be plenty of parking, easy access for seniors and classes will not be in session at the […]

Shea Homes closes on 15 acres at The Estates at Eastmark

Shea Homes Arizona recently purchased 15 acres at the southwest corner of Ray and Signal Butte roads in Mesa, with 39 home sites planned for phase two of The Estates at Eastmark community. Shea is the fourth homebuilder to announce plans to build in this development, joining Richmond American, Taylor-Morrison and Ashton Woods, all which […]