REALTOR Roundup is set to inform, educate on Feb. 7

The REALTOR Roundup will be presented on Feb. 7 at the Multi-Generational Center in Apache Junction. Scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., the event will have special attractions and guests including Mayor Jeff Serdy and Apache Junction City Manager Bryant Powell, according to a press release, adding that there will be free lunch and […]

4 juveniles arrested in connection with criminal damage at Apache Junction pool, junior high school

Four juveniles were arrested and booked into Pinal County Juvenile Detention in Florence on multiple counts of burglary, aggravated criminal damage, theft of means of transportation and criminal trespass, according to the Apache Junction Police Department. The arrests were as the result of an investigation conducted by AJPD officers and detectives into criminal damage at […]

State of the City for Apache Junction Feb. 13

The city of Apache Junction will hold the annual State of the City event at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13, at the Apache Junction Performing Arts Center on the Apache Junction High School campus at 2525 S. Ironwood Drive. The evening begins at 6:30 p.m. with a program to follow. All are invited to share […]

‘Operation Clean Streets’ nets 44 suspects, Apache Junction police say

During the last several months, August through December, the Apache Junction Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division and Community Resource Enforcement Unit have made numerous narcotic as well as other criminal arrests in a recent “Operation Clean Streets” roundup. “Some of these investigations have involved long-term enforcement operations and further utilized the assistance of AJPD’s SWAT […]

AJ Mounted Rangers offer continued support for kids, community events

The AJ Mounted Rangers ensures that much-needed funds are donated to the children of Apache Junction. According to a press release, evidence of the nonprofit organization’s charitable contributions can be seen throughout the community. Tracie Curtis, who has free book programs for children, attended the rangers’ monthly meeting on Jan. 4 where she was presented […]

City of Apache Junction holiday hours for Monday, Jan. 21

The city of Apache Junction announces that all administrative offices are closed on Monday, Jan. 21 in observation of Civil Rights Day. Emergency services through the Apache Junction Police Department will not be impacted by the holiday, according to a press release. The Apache Junction Public Library will also be closed. Contact the library at […]

Oaths of office given to Apache Junction mayor, 3 council members

Apache Junction City Clerk Kathy Connelly on Jan. 15 officiated the swearing-in ceremonies for the mayor and three council members who won in the Aug. 28 primary election. She administered the oaths of office to Mayor Jeff Serdy and council members Gail Evans, Christa Rizzi and Robert Schroeder.

Apache Junction public hearing Feb. 11 on use of CDBG funds

The city of Apache Junction is expected to receive an estimated $175,000 in federal Community Development Block Grant funds for the fiscal year ending June 30 from the Arizona Department of Housing regional account. The city of Apache Junction may also apply for up to $300,000 in CDBG funds from the State Special Projects account, […]

Thefts reported in Gold Canyon Jan. 6-12 to PCSO

Above are the general locations of thefts reported Jan. 6-12  to the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office in the community of Gold Canyon. Incidents investigated by PCSO included: Vehicle theft, reported at 9:03 a.m. Jan. 7 in the 6600 block of South Kings Ranch Road. Bicycle theft, reported at 4:51 p.m. Jan. 11 in the 5700 […]

Household hazardous waste event in Apache Junction March 2

The city of Apache Junction will be holding a household hazardous waste, white goods, electronic recycling and document-shredding collection event 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, March 2.  The event will be held at the city’s public works operations yard, 575 E. Baseline Road. The event is open to city of Apache Junction area residents. Pinal County residents […]