At the annual Arizona Farmer+Chef Connection conference, nonprofit advocacy group Local First Arizona connects our state’s food producers with suppliers. “We actually started our business at Arizona Farmer+Chef Connection,” said Emma Zimmerman, business manager of Hayden Flour Mills in Queen Creek.
In Tempe, the Graffiti Abatement program works to keep neighborhoods and streets free of graffiti and unlicensed posters and stickers. Today, we step into a day-on-the-job cleaning up graffiti with Phillip Chandler.
The concept of early voting has been embraced by 37 states, including Arizona. By most accounts, it’s been a success—at least to the extent that it increases scheduling flexibility for people who really want to make sure they vote.
A fashion design business incubator will set up shop in downtown Tempe in October. “The point for us is to make this affordable for emerging designers because our goal, our mission is to scaffold the industry here to support these emerging designers,” said co-founder Angela Johnson.
Forty may be the new 30, but 50 is the new entrepreneur. At least, according to the latest report by a market research company, which also says the face of the American entrepreneur is increasingly female and racially diverse.
Since June, Phoenix police have been asking the public to come forward and identify a serial killer they’ve connected to seven homicides in the city. But a 2011 University of Arizona study of SB1070's effect on young people found nearly half of participants would hesitate to call law enforcement.
After the inclusion of previously discarded provisional ballots, Senate President Andy Biggs' lead has grown over former Go Daddy executive Christine Jones for the Republican primary in Arizona's 5th Congressional District.
It was January 15, 2009 when a U.S. Airways jet carrying 155 passengers and crew made an emergency landing in New York’s Hudson River. That flight and its aftermath are at the center of the new film "Sully."