Gov. Doug Ducey unveiled his budget proposal on Friday for the upcoming fiscal year. The $9.8 billion plan includes around $176 million in new money that would go to K-12 education, that’s the largest share of new spending.
Research by commercial real estate firm CBRE says more than 1.3 million square feet of new retail space opened across the Valley last year. That’s more than the double the year before, but still a fraction of the pre-recession peak.
If you’ve ever been to a sporting event — from Little League all the way up to professional — you’re used to hearing a lot of noise. But the atmosphere at a game of goalball is completely different. Fans and coaches are asked to be as quiet as possible because the visually-impaired players need to be able to hear the ball.
Groups of creative people — especially those on the progressive side — have been getting together in-person and in online communities to talk about the results of November’s presidential election and how they should respond.