Apache Junction centennial celebration begins to take shape

The area in and around Apache Junction once was known by a different name, a word that rhymes with iceberg. It was “Youngsberg,” starting with a Phoenix mayor’s last name. Another spelling — “Youngberg” without the “s” — can be seen in Google maps of northeast Pinal County for the area near Goldfield Ghost Town. […]

Apache Junction Founders Day Committee meets May 2 to plan 2022 events

The Apache Junction Founders Day Committee will meet 6-8 p.m. Thursday, May 2, at the Apache Junction Public Library, 1177 N Idaho Road. All are invited to meet and discuss the year-long events planned for 2022 to mark the centennial of the founding of Apache Junction. “Apache Junction was founded by George Cleveland Curtis 100 […]