Political leadership in Phoenix and Arizona does not reflect the fact that the city is more than 40% Latino. But In the recent general election more Latinos were elected and early estimates say the Latino Vote was up. The group La Machine was one of the key organizations behind that increase.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said PetSmart received at least 19 reports of fish bowls cracking, breaking and shattering during normal use, causing serious injuries to people in at least a dozen cases.
In a joint press release sent out on Monday, Routt County Treasurer Brita Horn and Peabody Energy announced that they had reached an agreement on the coal company’s overdue taxes and that the company had wired a payment of $1.8 million to the county.
Immigration advocates across the country are preparing for what they call a great unknown. That is, will President-elect Donald Trump carry through with his campaign promises of mass deportations once he’s in office?
Valet parking has officially arrived at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport. Travelers to Terminal 4 can choose between two options. For $30 per day, drivers can make reservations or simply pull into Level 4 of the parking garage and hand their keys to a valet. For $32 per day, travelers need to make reservations to pull up to the curb and leave their cars. Non-valet parking at Terminal 4 costs $25 per day.
As Arizona employers prepare to write bigger paychecks for minimum wage workers on January 1st, they’ll also need to offer a new benefit. Proposition 206, the voter-approved initiative, requires nearly all employers to provide paid sick time.