The Community News

Bashas’ Stores Providing Flu Shots to Public

by on October 25, 2020 0

Bashas’ Family of Stores’ grocery locations are hosting flu shot services. Stores include Bashas,’ Food City and AJ’s Fine Foods. The CDC recommends everyone six months and older, with few exceptions, obtain a flu vaccination every year. Flu viruses occur more commonly in the fall and winter, with activity increasing in October. Flu shots,...

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Overnight Closures at I-10 ‘Stack’ Interchange in Phoenix Start Oct. 20 

by on October 21, 2020 0

Drivers with overnight travel plans this week at the “Stack” interchange connecting Interstate 10 and Interstate 17 near downtown Phoenix  should plan for freeway and ramp closures starting Tuesday night, Oct. 20, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. The following closures are scheduled while crews conduct regularly scheduled bridge inspections at the Stack...

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5 Schools in Arizona Recognized with National Blue Ribbon Award

by on September 29, 2020 0

Five Arizona schools were given National Blue Ribbon School honors Thursday by the U.S. Department of Education. “The coveted blue-ribbon award affirms the hard work of educators, families, and communities in creating safe and welcoming schools where students master challenging and engaging content,” the Department of Education stated in a press release. Arizona’s 2020...

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Maricopa County Has Over 2.5 Million Registered Voters

by on September 28, 2020 0

Maricopa County passed 2.5 million registered voters this week ahead of the November elections. Since January of this year, over 200,000 new registrants have been added to the county’s voter roll. Diana Solorio, public information officer with the Maricopa County Recorder’s Office, said the number of registered voters is “historic.” She credits an increase...

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Maricopa County Approves November Voting Plans

by on September 21, 2020 0

The Maricopa County Elections Department has approved plans for how voters can submit their selections for the November general election. The county’s plan includes preparations for the possibility of a historic turnout, expanded voter access and new safety measures brought on by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Voter registration for the November election ends Oct....

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