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Arizona Bill Proposes Parents Getting Paid for Cost of Taking Kids to School

by on April 9, 2021 0

From open enrollment to charter schools to vouchers for private schools, Arizona’s school-choice movement has focused on expanding opportunities for classroom learning. Now lawmakers are considering a measure that would add more choice in how kids get to that classroom. A bill awaiting debate at the state House of Representatives would provide taxpayer-funded grants to […]

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Free No-Contact Shred-A-Thon this Weekend in Phoenix

by on April 9, 2021 0

What: The Attorney General’s Office and Central United Methodist Church are hosting a FREE no-contact Shred-A-Thon this Saturday, April 10, in Phoenix. AARP is generously providing the trucks for the event. Event volunteers and participants will follow current CDC social distancing guidelines. The public will be asked to remain in their vehicle during the event. Participants are asked to place […]

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Nonstop Frontier Flights from Phoenix to Atlanta Coming in June

by on April 8, 2021 0

Low-fare carrier Frontier Airlines announced Tuesday new nonstop flights between Phoenix and Atlanta will be available starting in June. The service between Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport will take place three times weekly starting June 10, according to a press release. “We’re excited to grow again in Phoenix with new […]

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Governor Ducey Signs Legislation To Protect Arizona Drivers With Outstanding Fines

by on April 8, 2021 0

Governor Doug Ducey today signed legislation to ensure Arizonans won’t have their drivers license suspended if they can’t afford to pay for traffic fines or fees. “Taking away an Arizonan’s drivers license when they can’t pay for a traffic ticket just doesn’t make sense,” said Governor Ducey. “People need to drive to places like medical […]

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Preliminary Agreement Would Work to Build Trust Through Reformed Phoenix Police Policies

by on April 7, 2021 0

A preliminary agreement has been reached between the city of Phoenix and the union representing Phoenix police officers on a contract that would reform current policies in hopes of building trust between police and the community. The tentative contract includes several reforms to current policies and is expected to be presented for approval during the […]

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Eegee’s To Open First Metro Phoenix Location This Summer

by on April 7, 2021 0

Tucson’s quick-service iconic fast-food chain restaurant has officially announced its return to metro Phoenix. Eegee’s will open in Gilbert this summer. The popular chain known for the “eegee” frozen fruit drink, specialty French fries, and signature sub and grinder sandwiches announced on Tuesday the first Valley location will be at Baseline Road and Val Vista Drive […]

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