Arizona Business News


Phoenix giving fast internet to low-income households
The Phoenix City Council recently approved using federal funds to expand a program to serve public and affordable housing residents.
Oct. 23, 2023
Mesa Arts Center will host Day of the Dead event
A Day of the Dead holiday celebration featuring art, entertainment and food will take place at the Mesa Arts Center over the weekend.
Oct. 20, 2023
$850K OKd for homeless support services in Surprise
The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors has approved $850,000 in funding for homeless support services as part of a broader partnership with the city of Surprise.
Oct. 20, 2023
AZ unemployment rate hits 4% in September
The state’s unemployment rate hit 4% in September. That’s an increase of 0.2% from the previous month.
Oct. 19, 2023
Maricopa County to offer nearly on-site child care for employees
A future child care facility will serve Maricopa County employees and their families exclusively.
Oct. 19, 2023
Law enforcement K-9 competition in Scottsdale this weekend
Scottsdale will host what’s dubbed "the largest police K-9 competition in the country" this weekend.
Oct. 19, 2023
New program for Guadalupe to address Maricopa Countys housing crisis
The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved an allocation of $1 million for a program to help eligible homeowners in the town of Guadalupe. The town will also contribute $200,000.
Oct. 19, 2023
Tempe has plans for the Hayden Flour Mill and the old Food City on Apache Boulevard
Redevelopment plans are underway for some notable Tempe properties, including the Hayden Flour Mill and a vacant shopping center on Apache Boulevard.
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Oct. 19, 2023
AZ rolls out short-term solution for school officer shortage
The Arizona Department of Education is rolling out a short-term solution to the state’s school resource officer shortage.
Oct. 18, 2023
Phoenix-Hermosillo trade office touts business success, export growth
As Phoenix works to increase business ties with Mexico, Arizona’s largest international trading partner, the city is looking beyond the Mexican state of Sonora.
Oct. 18, 2023
AZ Supreme Court: Limiting bar owner and liability is constitutional
In a divided decision, the Arizona Supreme Court has ruled that it is constitutional to shield bar owners and bartenders from lawsuits connected to drunk driving crashes.
Oct. 18, 2023
Artist explores what happens to the desert when its replaced by houses
The Show spoke with Arizona State University professor and artist alejandro t. acierto about his new exhibition at ArtSpace West focusing on developments on the outskirts of the Valley.
Oct. 18, 2023
SRP weighs multiple factors as it prepares for growth
Conservationists have criticized Salt River Project’s recent forecast for energy production, saying they wanted to see more renewable energy in the mix. But the utility says it remains committed to renewable energy as it looks forward.
Oct. 17, 2023
How Arizonans can file free federal and state taxes in 2024
Starting in January, there’ll be a new, free option for Arizonans to file their federal income taxes with the IRS — an alternative to paying for software developed by companies like TurboTax and H&R Block.
Oct. 17, 2023
Some rural leaders criticizing 2 members who quit Water Policy Council
Supervisors from several Arizona counties are criticizing a state senator and the head of the Arizona Farm Bureau for walking away from talks about how to deal with water quantity problems in rural areas.
Oct. 17, 2023
Take a trip down memory lane with old Tempe signs
The Show went to the Tempe History Museum to check out a collection of signs from historic Tempe.
Oct. 17, 2023
Industry pros cant agree on how to bring Phoenix gas prices down
It’s no secret that gas prices in Phoenix have been high, sometimes exceeding the national average. Many had blamed the unique Arizona gasoline blend that’s used, and others look to the constraint on refineries.
Oct. 17, 2023
Arizonans are buying up condos in Rocky Point
The Show spoke to Hector Vazquez, who runs Las Palomas Resort in Rocky Point, about what is affecting tourism and how much they rely on Arizonans to visit.
Oct. 17, 2023
Report details troubled Cardinals workplace organization
The Show spoke with Kalyn Kahler, a senior NFL writer for the Athletic, about issues the Arizona Cardinals are having off the field.
Oct. 17, 2023
Facing a budget shortfall, GOP leaders resist calls to trim voucher program
Republican leaders at the Arizona Legislature say a sudden $850 million shortfall a relatively small and manageable issue that they've already taken the first steps to address.
Oct. 17, 2023