Queen Creek Archives

New 20-acre development breaks ground in Queen Creek

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by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Featured

The heart of Queen Creek’s Town Center is about to quicken its pace with new shopping, dining and entertainment options. Thompson Thrift recently broke ground on a significant development for the Town Center, 20-acres located at the southeast corner of Rittenhouse Road and Ellsworth Loop Road. Serving as an economic driver for Queen Creek, the… Read More →

Meet the leaders in Valley Partnership

by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Much of the Valley’s growth would not be possible without the partnerships and advocacy supported by nonprofit Valley Partnership. Chris Anaradian Development Services Director, Town of Queen Creek It’s Queen Creek’s time in the sun, boasts the town’s Development Services Director Chris Anaradian. Permit activity is “out of sight” and he cites his Valley Partnership… Read More →

Fulton Homes Honors Vets with ‘Fly the Flag’ Campaign

by in Events | Featured | Real Estate

Fulton Homes is showing its appreciation for America’s veterans by encouraging everyone to display the Stars and Stripes this Veteran’s Day, and at the same time benefit the Wounded Warriors Project. The Tempe-based homebuilder has partnered with 100.7 KSLX for the “Fly the Flag for Veteran’s Day” campaign. From Sept. 30 through Nov. 11, listeners… Read More →

E.V. residents can preview Banner Health Center

Banner Good Samaritan
by in Business News | Events | Healthcare

East Valley residents and visitors can be among the first to see the new Banner Health Center at a free “Community Preview” from 8 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 3, at the center located at 1435 S. Alma Road, south of the Loop 202 between West Pecos and West Germann Roads. Participants can hear… Read More →

Banner Health Center preview on June 29

Banner Good Samaritan Hospital

West Valley residents can tour the new Banner Health Center in Goodyear from 8 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 29.The Center is designed to support high quality, convenient health care for the entire family. Attendees will hear remarks by Banner Medical Group CEO Jim Brannon and Goodyear Mayor Georgia Lord at 8:30 a.m., followed… Read More →

SRP Donates $94,500 to Nonprofit Agencies


Salt River Project employees are turning their volunteer hours into much-needed funds for the nonprofit organizations they assist through the SRP Dollars for Doers program. The program contributes funds, ranging from $250 to $1,000, directly to community nonprofits based upon the number of volunteer hours donated during the 2012 calendar year by SRP employees. The… Read More →

Fulton Homes Lands on Top 50 in U.S.

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by in Featured | Real Estate

Fulton Homes’ Ironwood Crossing community in Queen Creek is the top-selling master-plan community in Arizona, according to a new report. Ironwood Crossing made the list of 50 Top-Selling Master-Planned Communities in the U.S. in 2012 in a newly-released report by Irvine, California-based John Burns Real Estate Consulting. Ironwood Crossing landed 23rd on the list, making… Read More →

Grand Canyon University looks to expand

by in Business News | Education

Administrators at Grand Canyon University say they’re seeking bids from Tempe, Gilbert, Mesa, Queen Creek and Chandler for another campus. The Arizona Republic reports that GCU also may build elsewhere in the southwest such as Las Vegas and Albuquerque, N.M. Officials with the private Christian college say a growing number of students from the Mesa… Read More →

East Valley Pediatrics joins Banner Medical Group

by in Business News | Healthcare

Banner Health announced that East Valley Pediatrics, with 18 physicians and three nurse practitioners serving patients in 11 east Valley locations, has joined Banner Medical Group (BMG). BMG, a part of Banner Health, will continue operating these East Valley Pediatric clinics in Apache Junction, Casa Grande, Chandler, Gilbert, Mesa and Queen Creek. Two sites in… Read More →

Report: Fulton Homes leads E.V. Home Sales

by in Business News | Real Estate

Fulton Homes’ domination in new home sales continues.   According to the latest KnowledgeBase Market Insights report released by Phoenix-based Belfiore Real Estate consulting, Fulton Homes had three communities ranked among ten of the best-selling Phoenix-area subdivisions over the past two months.  The Tempe-based homebuilder placed Queen Creek’s Paradise at Ironwood Crossing, and both Mediterranean at… Read More →

Banner Health building four new health centers

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by in Business News | Healthcare

Community and elected officials from four east Valley communities joined Banner Health leaders on a “whistle stop bus tour” on Thursday visiting the future sites of four Banner Health Centers which will provide new jobs and highly-coordinated patient care in convenient, neighborhood locations. The four new centers, a $45.2 million investment by Banner Health, will… Read More →

Rock Climbing In Atlantis, Queen Creek

by in Play

A couple months ago, several friends and I traveled up to Queen Creek for two days of camping and rock climbing – and the experience couldn’t have been better! As we made the hour drive from Tempe to Queen Creek on the 60, our departure made for perfect timing to a gorgeous sunset over the… Read More →