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Maracay Homes closes on two land parcels

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Maracay Homes, a wholly owned company of the Tri Pointe Group (NYSE:TPH), has closed on two land purchases totaling 279 homesites and nearly $22 million in the last two weeks, the homebuilder announced today. The parcels, located in Peoria, Arizona, and Gilbert, Arizona, will be developed into new, single-family neighborhoods scheduled to begin welcoming residents by next… Read More →

DriveTime hiring 50; making on-the-spot offers in Mesa

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One of Arizona’s largest and fastest growing employers, DriveTime, is looking to immediately fill over 50 open positions in Mesa at their Corporate Operations Center. To meet these needs as quickly as possible, DriveTime will be offering on-the-spot offers on May 5 for qualified applicants and plans to fill half of all open positions that… Read More →

Cox Communications honors Valley’s ‘green’ heroes

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Cox Communications, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land, is seeking nominations for Arizona’s fourth annual Cox Conserves Heroes awards program. A total of $20,000 will be donated to local environmental nonprofits on behalf of the winner and finalists. Nominations are being accepted through 5 p.m. MT on May 18 at www.cox7.com/cox-conserves for volunteers… Read More →

LifeLock adds key player to product and technology team

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LifeLock, Inc., a leading provider of proactive identity theft protection services, announced that Peter Levinson has joined the company as senior vice president of product and technology. “We’re delighted to have Peter join LifeLock. He brings visionary leadership and broad experience, particularly in the mobile space, to our product team,” said LifeLock President Hilary Schneider.… Read More →

Peoria Pines opening Arizona’s 1st Certified FootGolf Course

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Peoria Pines Golf & Restaurant announced that it will be launching FootGolf on Friday, May 8, 2015 & will be the only Certified FootGolf Course in the State of Arizona. FootGolf is a fun, new sport that appeals to a large audience.  FootGolf is fun for all ages, requires no equipment other than a soccer… Read More →

Arizona State Credit Union donates $5K to local food banks

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During its 64th Annual Meeting, Arizona State Credit Union demonstrated one of its core values by donating $5,000 to Arizona community food banks. The recipients of this year’s donation include St. Mary’s Food Bank and Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona. “Making a difference in our Arizona communities is a key component of our mission… Read More →

ASU and Westward Ho launch innovative partnership

Michael Shafer, director of the ASU Center for Applied Behavioral Health Policy and John Bentz, president of developer PAG-CDG.

Residents who live in a landmark downtown Phoenix affordable housing high-rise will benefit from a new state-of-the-art clinic being built by Arizona State University (ASU) through its Center for Applied Behavioral Health Policy. The facility will also serve as a valuable training ground for students working under faculty supervision.  The new facility was made possible… Read More →

The Long Road to Funding

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In December, the State Transportation Board took the next step in the process of funding Interstate 11 (I-11) and the Intermountain West Corridor Study. It approved $15M for the Tier 1 Environment Impact Statement, which would allow the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) to conduct an environmental study between Nogales and Wickenburg. This will take… Read More →

JOIE opens Scottsdale storefront

Women’s contemporary brand, JOIE, will open the doors of its first Arizona boutique in Scottsdale Quarter. The 1600 square foot store will house all of JOIE’s mainstay collections – JOIE, JOIE Soft, JOIE Shoes and marks the company’s eleventh U.S. retail location. “Scottsdale Quarter is a great center for us to launch our first store… Read More →

Squire Patton Boggs partner helps found governance group

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Squire Patton Boggs Phoenix partner Frank M. Placenti, along with a group of the leading corporate governance lawyers from the US and Canada, have founded the American College of Governance Counsel. The College is a professional, educational and honorary association of lawyers widely-recognized for their achievements in the field of governance. Mr. Placenti serves as… Read More →

Abrazo hospitals offer free stroke checks

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Abrazo Health is offering free StrokeCheck events  in May to raise  awareness about stroke  risk factors, symptoms and treatments. Stroke is the Number 4 cause of death in the United States, killing nearly 129,000 people a year. Someone in the U.S. has a stroke once every 40 seconds, according to the American Stroke Association. Abrazo… Read More →

Lisse named Arizona Telemedicine Program medical director

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Jeffrey R. Lisse, MD, professor of medicine and medical director of the University of Arizona Arthritis Center’s Osteoporosis Program, has been named medical director of the Arizona Telemedicine Program (ATP). As ATP medical director, Dr. Lisse will oversee the clinical operations of the Arizona Telemedicine Program. This includes recruiting physicians to provide telemedicine services over… Read More →

SAXA and Caliber partner for North Scottsdale office building

Scottsdale-based developer, SAXA, Inc. and Caliber Companies is partnering to develop and build a new 40,000 square foot Class-A commercial office building in North Scottsdale, Arizona. The 2.5-acre site, located within Horseman’s Park on the northeast corner of the Loop 101 freeway and south of Bell Road on Bahia Drive, will be the first new… Read More →

Fashion Week 4 Kids comes to Scottsdale Quarter

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Steve LeVine Entertainment & Public Relations (SLE) is hosting the inaugural “Fashion Week 4 Kids” that is coming to the Valley this Fall with a week of activities beginning October 19 and culminating with a full day of fashion shows and children’s activities on Saturday, October 24 at Scottsdale Quarter. “We have produced upscale fashion events… Read More →