Voters in the West Valley will be seeing another issue on their ballot on Nov. 8, asking them to vote "Yes" or "No" for a $141 million bond to fund West-MEC, or the Western Maricopa Education Center District.
An independent expenditure committee called the Arizona Coalition for Reliable Electricity recently formed and plans to spend $1 million in the final run up to the election to support the three Republicans in the race: Andy Tobin, Bob Burns and Boyd Dunn.
Phoenix has overtaken Chicago to claim the top spot in new office space so far this year. Commercial real estate firm JLL says the Valley has absorbed more than 2.6 million square feet of space through September and one company gets a lot of credit.
Topo Chico, the century-old Mexican sparkling water brand, has long been popular in taquerias and high-end restaurants from California to Texas. Now, according to company figures, it’s going through a new emergence.