“The Wave” Now Allowing 3 Times More Hikers

by on January 21, 2021 0

Outdoor enthusiasts and landscape photographers hoping to land one of the elusive permits needed to explore the colorful, contoured landscape of a U.S. Southwestern hike called “the Wave” will now have a better chance under a new plan announced Monday that allows three times the previous number of daily visitors. The plan takes effect...

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Borders to Mexico and Canada to be Closed into February

by on January 20, 2021 0

The United States’ borders with Mexico and Canada will remain closed for non-essential travel through February 21, the Department of Homeland Security announced this week. The land borders have largely remained closed since March at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. Air traffic between the countries is still permitted, but significantly curtailed due to...

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Helping to Fight the Opioid Epidemic in Arizona

by on January 15, 2021 0

Blue Cross© Blue Shield© of Arizona (BCBSAZ) is awarding up to $500,000 in grants to assist organizations that are fighting the opioid epidemic and substance use disorder by increasing access to life-saving services. The substance use disorder grants will be awarded to Arizona nonprofit organizations, academic institutions, and government entities that are seeking resources to further their...

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Allegiant Air Adding New Nonstop Flight

by on January 15, 2021 0

Discount airline Allegiant Air announced nonstop service between metro Phoenix and a popular Wyoming resort town beginning in late spring. The route from Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport to Jackson Hole and back will take off June 2, the airline announced Tuesday, and run twice a week. “We are thrilled that Allegiant is increasing service at...

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Applications Now Open for Small Business PPP Loans 

by on January 13, 2021 0

The federal government is rolling out another lifeline for businesses impacted by the pandemic. Loan applications are now being accepted for the Paycheck Protection Program. This time around, Congress has approved more than $280 billion in relief funds for the second roll out. It’s important to note, although the program is reopening not all...

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