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Halloween Safety

Are you trick-or-treating in 85212 or 85209? Trick-or-treating in Southeast Mesa can be a very safe and enjoyable experience. Here are some Halloween Safety Tips, Courtesy of  Mesa Police Department: 1. Do not enter a stranger’s home for candy. 2.…

Is Apple Considering The Purchase of the First Solar Plant?

The First Solar plant at Signal Butte and Elliot is huge. Taking up 1.3 million square feet – the size of 43 football fields – the plant built by First Solar has yet to house employees.  After changes in the…

Historical Fiction Writing Contest for Mesa 4th-6th Graders

Mesa, AZ – The Mesa Historic Preservation Board is sponsoring a Historical Fiction Writing Contest for all fourth-grade, fifth-grade and sixth-grade students living in the City of Mesa regardless whether the school is public, private, charter or home.  It will…

Circle K Planned for Ellsworth and Guadalupe

Circle K has applied for Site Plan Approval and a Special Use Permit for Fuel Sales for a new gas station and convenience store on the northeast corner of Guadalupe and Ellsworth. The application is being considered by the Mesa…

Southeast Mesa Teen Collecting Bikes for Eagle Project

Josh Hales, a Southeast Mesa teenager, is collecting bikes to repair, clean, or fix up so that they can be donated to the Boys and Girls Club for his Eagle Scout Project. Josh is collecting bikes from now until November…

Desert Ridge RB Taren Morrison Leads #2 Jags to 55-41 Win

By Chris Gabel, East Valley Tribune Taren Morrison went up against two of the best recruits in the country Friday night and was the best player on the field. Playing opposite Desert Mountain’s Kyle Allen and Mark Andrews, the Desert…

Hawes Road 202 Ramps Closed Oct 26-27

This weekend there will be a ramp closure near the State Route 24/Loop 202 (Santan Freeway) construction zone in southeast Mesa.   The eastbound Loop 202 (Santan Freeway) on-ramp at Hawes Road is closed from 4 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, to 6…

Mesa Fire Department wins… an Emmy!

Mesa Fire Department is the first fire department in the country to be able to call themselves “Emmy award winning.” Mesa Fire was awarded a 2013 Rocky Mountain Emmy for a public service announcement (PSA) they created about drowning prevention.…

DRHS Jags Ranked #2 in VX Division I

Desert Ridge (7-1) remains ranked #2 ahead of Hamilton (6-2), Westview (8-0), and Chandler (6-2).  The #1 ranking stays with Mountain Pointe, who has a bye this week. In their game versus Red Mountain last week, the Jaguars allowed only…

Mesa Student Artists Can Compete for College Scholarship

Benedictine University, with their new campus in Mesa, is teaming up with the Mesa Arts Center to provide a student art competition in which the “best in show” winners will receive 50% tuition scholarships to Benedictine University in Mesa. The…