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Tucson area has 32nd highest home vacancy rate among U.S. metro areas

The number of vacant homes in the Tucson area was more than 7,100 in the third quarter of 2018, a 340-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

COCONINO COUNTY: 2019 Coconino County Spelling BEE

Coconino County students will vie for top spelling honors during the 2019 Coconino County Spelling BEE.

MESA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: The Ahmed’s Step-Up as Honorary Spokespersons for House of Refuge Annual Gala

In light of the St. Louis Cardinals recent acquisition of All-Star first baseman Paul Goldschmidt, many are left wishing his family a heartfelt farewell, all the while settling into the new.

SOUTHWEST VALLEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Making a Difference One Charity Storage Auction at a Time

Palm Gate has signed on with Charity Storage to receive charitable donations. Auction proceeds benefit 3 non profit organizations.

TUCSON METRO CHAMBER: Tucson Federal Credit Union's Commitment to Community

When employees of Tucson Federal Credit Union (TFCU) are out in the community, they are often asked, “What makes a credit union different than a bank?” For TFCU, one answer is their passion to “pay it forward.”

TOWN OF MARANA: Seeking Letters of Interest for radio partnership

The Town of Marana is requesting Letters of Interest from radio broadcasting companies seeking to be the exclusive radio media partner for the Town’s Star Spangled Spectacular event.

Analysis: Arizona posts 19th highest drop in food stamps participants

Arizona ranked No. 19 among 49 states and U.S. territories that saw reductions in food stamps participation, according to the latest numbers compiled by the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).

Analysis: Arizona not on track to tax online sales

Arizona is not compliant with a U.S. Supreme Court decision outlining how states can go about requiring online retailers to collect sales taxes on products sold within their borders, according to an analysis by the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

PIMA COUNTY: Launches new online film permit application

Pima County Attractions and Tourism, in partnership with Film Tucson, launched a new online permitting system that allows filmmakers, location scouts and photographers who have interest in filming on County property to submit their applications.

MESA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: MCC Dental Hygiene students offer free dental services

Mesa Community College Dental Hygiene students seek individuals for complimentary oral health screenings from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019 at the Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health, 5855 E. Still Circle in Mesa

CREDIT UNION WEST: Offers 0% APR Loans to Members Affected by Government Shutdown

Arizona has about 55,000 federal employees, according to state records, so the local impact of the partial Government Shutdown is significant.

AIC releases report supporting jobs in local communities, looks ahead to working Sinema and McSally

The American Investment Council (AIC) recently released a report that shows how the private equity industry is supporting jobs and investing money in the communities of new congressional members.

Analysis: University of Arizona athletes No. 1 in state for economic impact

University of Arizona sports programs brought in $189,649 per athlete in revenue in 2016, meaning its athletes on average generated the most sports revenue of any school in Arizona that year, according to an Arizona Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

ROGERS-LOWELL AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: ATTORNEY GENERAL ALERT: Shimming Shocks Chip-Enabled Credit Card Users

Scammers have found a way to duplicate chip-enabled credit cards, despite the extra safety design associated with the cards.

Analysis: Arizona posted 22nd highest sales tax burden per person in 2018

Among the 45 states that levy sales taxes, Arizona ranked No. 22 for its per-capita sales tax collections, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

COCHISE COUNTY: Pomerene school board vacancy

Residents encouraged to apply for Pomerene school district board vacancy

CREDIT UNION WEST: Announces Five Academic Scholarships in 2019

Five high school graduates will each earn $1,000 towards a college education

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