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How The Millennial Generation is Changing the Real Estate Market

Unless you’ve been living in a cave lately, you’ve probably heard the new trendy term, “Millennials”, floating around. Millennial generally refers to the generation of people born between the early 1980s and the early 2000s. Perhaps the most commonly used…

Mesa City Council Nixes Photo Radar Vans, School Zone Cameras Stay

If the City Council has its way, you’ll never see another photo-radar van lurking in Mesa. The unpopular vans were pulled off the streets last week as Mesa’s initial traffic-safety contract with American Traffic Solutions Inc. expired. The council approved…

Increasing property values in Phoenix Metro area point to recovery

Median assessed values of Valley homes and businesses increased this year by double-digit percentages for the first time in seven years, suggesting local real-estate markets are recovering, the Maricopa County assessor says. About 1.6 million valuation notices for the 2015…

Ellsworth Police Substation Doubles as Electric Plant

The City of Mesa has activated two solar power electric systems at Fire Station 212 / Superstition Police Station and at the Red Mountain Multigenerational Center. The project at 2430 S Ellsworth is a 189 KW solar power generator that…

New Jobs at GT Advanced Technologies (The Apple Plant)

Dozens of new job positions have been posted for GT Advanced Technologies, the Apple contractor taking up residence at the former First Solar plant at Elliot and Signal Butte roads in Southeast Mesa. Many of the positions are high-tech roles…

Deadline approaching for entrepreneurs to get LAUNCHPOINT promotional package worth $10,000

Mesa, AZ – LAUNCHPOINT, Mesa Technology Accelerator, has a unique approach to growing businesses and creating jobs. LAUNCHPOINT is now “Open for Business!” and offering a promotional package valued at $10,000 to clients that apply before the Feb. 27 deadline…

Help Augusta Ranch Elementary Make a Bench

Augusta Ranch Elementary is a part of a contest with East Valley Recycling Alliance, where they have the chance to win a bench for the school made from recycled material. They are looking for donations of grocery bags, dry cleaning…

New Charter School to Open August 2014 at Eastmark

Pathfinder Academy at Eastmark will be the second charter school to open at Eastmark. Classes in the elementary school will begin in August 2014. The new tuition-free school will focus on STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) principles and is…

Two DRHS Players in Polynesian All-American Bowl

Three East Valley high school football players are among the participants in this year’s Polynesian All-American Bowl. Josiah Polamalu Gates (Hamilton), Fou Ili (Desert Ridge) and Danny Siamau (Desert Ridge) are among 70 high school players nationally from the Pacific…

Eastmark Park Dedicated to Memory of Fallen Phoenix Officer

Figueroa Green, a park in Eastmark located at Signal Butte and Ray, was dedicated Saturday morning in memory of Phoenix Police Officer Shane Cory Figueroa, who was killed in the line of duty October 25, 2008. Officer Shane Figueroa was…