Donate to House of Refuge for chance to win Sterling Services AC/heating system

Sterling Services is collecting donated items for the Mesa nonprofit House of Refuge, which houses dozens of families getting back on their feet and out of homelessness. During the month-long drive through Dec. 15, necessities such as diapers, baby wipes, feminine products and toiletries will be collected at Sterling Service’s showroom at 7256 S. 89th […]

Dignity Health general hospital campus in Mesa

Dignity Health has officially opened its new Arizona General Hospital Campus at 9130 E. Elliott Road in Mesa, a full-service hospital serving the east Valley. “Today is a milestone for Dignity Health in Arizona as our expanded footprint will bring the Mesa community additional access to quality care,” Jane Hanson, president and chief executive officer […]

Pianists to perform as part of East Valley church’s Artist Series

The Brown and Brown Piano Duo will perform 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, at First Presbyterian Church, 161 N. Mesa Drive, Mesa. The concert is part of the church’s Artist Series. The duo met as music students at Mount Union College in Alliance, Ohio, and “they’ve delighted in entertaining audiences with their own special brand […]

Mesa student receive scholarships from Eastern Arizona College

Eastern Arizona College’s 34th Annual Scholarship Banquet was earlier this month, which recognizes the scholastic achievements of nearly 80 EAC students, and a student from Mesa earned a scholarship. Lila Claussen of Mesa, daughter of Valerie and Larry Claussen received the Ora Deconcini-Martin Scholarship, which is presented to a returning full-time student and a new […]

Andrea Garcia appointed to nonprofit Duet’s Board of Directors

Andrea Garcia, a Mesa real estate agent, has been appointed to Duet’s Board of Directors. Duet is a nonprofit, interfaith organization that promotes health and well-being through its vitally needed, free-of-charge services to homebound adults, family caregivers, faith communities and grandfamilies, according to duetaz.org. Duet was started in 1981 by The Rev. Dr. Dosia Carlson […]

Lennar begins pre-sale of Cadence at Gateway in Mesa prior to Oct. 20 grand opening

Lennar Homes will begin to pre-sale three collections of homes at Cadence at Gateway, which is off State Route 24 at Ellsworth and Ray roads in Mesa. Prospective home buyers can register at cadenceaz.com/socialmedia. “Cadence has sparked great interest from potential homebuyers who are excited about our private, resort-style amenities, available from day one,” Craig […]

Partnership helps hundreds of East Valley students

More than 300 children received medical and dental screenings and care Tuesday, Sept. 25, during the Corbin’s Legacy Back to School Health Fair at A.T. Still University in Mesa. “This year, 305 underrepresented children received medical and dental screenings and care, a hot lunch, induction into the Corbin’s Legacy Kids Club and much more,” Joan […]

Committee approves SRP’s proposed Southeast Power Link project

The Arizona Power Plant and Transmission Line Siting Committee has recommended approval of a Certificate of Environmental Compatibility for a Salt River Project power line project in the Southeast Valley. The committee’s unanimous approval Tuesday, Sept. 11, is a milestone for the proposed Southeast Power Link project, which includes 7 miles of new overhead 230-kilovolt power lines, […]

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport adds nonstop service to Carlsbad/San Diego

Growth continues at Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport as California Pacific Airlines has announced new nonstop service to McClellan-Palomar Airport in Carlsbad, California. Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport is owned and operated by the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport Authority. PMGAA consists of representation from Queen Creek, Apache Junction, Mesa, Gilbert, Gila River Indian Community and Phoenix. “We are delighted to […]

Salvation Army activates relief stations to deal with excessive heat

A late-summer Excessive Heat Warning issued by the National Weather Service for metro Phoenix has activated The Salvation Army’s Red Shield Squad throughout the Valley. Temperatures could reach 110 degrees Friday-Saturday, Sept. 14-15, according to the National Weather Service. Anyone in need can visit one of 12 heat relief stations 11 a.m.-5 p.m. both days. In […]