Nike has paid nearly $70 million for a building in Goodyear. It will become the company’s third U.S. manufacturing facility. The 50-acre property is located along 143rd Avenue, south of Van Buren Street.
If you’re wondering where this year’s monsoon rains are, you’re not alone. While Phoenix-area temperatures this week are expected to approach 115, there don’t seem to be any storms in sight, at least not for the next few days.
Downtown Phoenix's Margaret T. Hance Park is about to get a mega facelift. The nonprofit Fiesta Bowl has given the park $2 million to build what has been dubbed a "mega playground" with 20,000 square feet of play space expected to include features like a splash pad and rock climbing slope.
Eliminating homelessness in the Valley, with a focus on veterans, has been a strongly-expressed aim of leaders here for a number of years. Amid this push to fight homelessness, Phoenix’s Justa Center for homeless seniors faces an uncertain future after serving the community for more than a decade.
Amy Silverman's latest column, "Dancing Queen," focuses on dance teacher Frances Smith Cohen, who taught in the Valley for decades. Two of her thousands of students were Amy’s two daughters, Annabelle and Sophie. For many years, her dance school was at 40th Street and Indian School Road.
“We do have a lot of inequities in our education system in Arizona, whether that be from school to school or even within schools we’re seeing that different groups of students are achieving at different levels,” said Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Kathy Hoffman.
With the director of the Arizona Department of Corrections scheduled to step down Sept. 13, Gov. Doug Ducey sees an opportunity to make a "fresh start." Ducey weighed in after two former Arizona Supreme Court justices published a report on long-standing problems during Director Charles Ryan's 40-year career at the ADC.
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Arizona wildfire activity remains high due to heat. Although fewer fires have burned compared to last year, the number of acres burned has doubled. The majority of these fires have one thing in common.
Democratic Presidential Candidate Elizabeth Warren took a moment at a presidential candidate forum to address Indian Country issues to apologize for claiming Cherokee ancestry, an issue that almost derailed her campaign.
The recent shootings in El Paso and Dayton have reignited the debate over gun control and gun rights. But for many people, the conversations have been less policy, and more personal. That’s the case for writer and journalism teacher Fernanda Santos.
Planned Parenthood says it will withdraw from Title X, the federal program that administers millions of dollars for contraceptives and other family planning services that largely goes to low-income people across the country.