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Contreras 'admonished' for allegedly mishandling veteran's home neglect, ad says

Arizona Attorney General candidate January Contreras may be guilty of mishandling neglect in a state veteran’s home, according to a new TV ad from the Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA).

Weiers elected to region's Transportation Policy Committee

Glendale Mayor Jerry Weiers was unanimously elected as vice chair to the Transportation Policy Committee to help to develop the region's transportation policies.

City of Goodyear awards $114,000 in grant money to nonprofits

GOODYEAR — Twenty-six area nonprofits will share more than $114,000 in grant money as part of the city of Goodyear's annual Community Fund program.

Twitter users criticise January Contreras after debate performance

Social media users recently blasted January Contreras following her debate with Mark Brnovich, stating the Democratic Attorney General candidate appeared too partisan and waivered on too many issues.

PAID program helps employers track back wages due

GILBERT — The Gilbert Chamber of Commerce is alerting members to the U.S. Department of Labor's (DOL) new Payroll Audit Independent Determination (PAID) program, which can help employers avoid potential overtime and minimum wage violations.

Which U.S. schools receive the most federal student aid?

Allen School-Phoenix, University of Phoenix-Arizona and Studio Academy of Beauty were among U.S. schools that reported receiving the most federal financial aid during the 2017-18 academic year, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Assistant AG Ensign asks judge to uphold Israel boycott ban during appeal

Boycotts of Israel by companies doing business with the state of Arizona are not protected under the First Amendment, according to an appeal filed by Assistant Attorney General Curtis Ensign.

TUCSON METRO CHAMBER: Vantage West Promotes Gomez to Business Relationship Manger I

Vantage West Credit Union, southern Arizona’s largest credit union, announced today the promotion of Miguel (Mickey) Gomez from Sr. Business Banker to Business Relationship Manager I.

MESA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: International exchange students focus on business, early childhood education and sustainable agriculture

Mesa Community College is pleased to welcome 12 international exchange students to contribute to our vibrant campus community during the 2018-2019 academic year as part of the U.S. Department of State’s Community College Initiative (CCI) Program.

PIMA COUNTY: AZ Pure Water project honored with Environmental Excellence Award

Pima County’s AZ Pure Water Brew Challenge project won the Governor’s Award for Arizona’s Future at the 38th Annual Arizona Forward Environmental Excellence Awards presented by SRP, Oct. 6 in Scottsdale. Arizona Forward honored the project for its effort to effectively steward water resources and engage the public in sustainability efforts.

COCONINO COUNTY: Treasurer offers remote office hours

Coconino County Treasurer Sarah Benatar is offering remote office hours for taxpayers seeking help with their property tax bills.

COCHISE COUNTY: Free flu shot clinic to be held in Sierra Vista on Oct. 26

Cochise County Health & Social Services will host a no-cost, adult flu clinic on Friday, October 26, at the Fry Fire Station, 4817 S. Apache Avenue, Sierra Vista. Immunizations will be given from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Poll shows Arizona GOP candidates with significant leads in three key state races

PHOENIX — A phone poll taken earlier this month by ABC15 Arizona TV affiliate and OH Predictive Insights is showing Republican candidates with significant leads in three key state races.

Republican Attorneys General Association applauds Arizona Attorney General for VW settlement

PHOENIX — The Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) is applauding Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich for his legal efforts against Volkswagen's false advertising, which has resulted in a settlement for consumers.

Democrat Contreras "can't be trusted," warns GOP attorneys general

The Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) released a TV advertisement that criticizes AG candidate January Contreras over her handling of neglect complaints at an Arizona veterans home.

Lawmaker, AG seek number of Arizonans affected by Facebook data breach

Rep. T.J. Shope and Attorney General Mark Brnovich are demanding to know from Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg how many Arizonans were impacted by the latest breach of user accounts.

PIMA COUNTY: Board approves Flood Control IGA with UA for research and education

The Pima County Board of Supervisors on Oct. 2 approved an intergovernmental agreement (IGA) with the University of Arizona to provide research assistance to the Regional Flood Control District, while also providing student training opportunities.

OFFICE OF THE ARIZONA GOVERNOR DOUG DUCEY: BD Breaks Ground At I.D.E.A. Tempe Campus

Officials from Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD), a leading global medical technology company, were joined today by Governor Doug Ducey, Tempe Mayor Mark Mitchell and representatives of The Boyer Company to officially break ground on the new I.D.E.A. (Innovation, Discovery, Education and Arts) Tempe campus.

GREATER PHOENIX CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Business and economic development collaboration boosts Phoenix public art

With October marking National Arts + Humanities month, Phoenix is focused on the impact of public art, younger populations and new employees moving into Phoenix, and business and arts partnership opportunities have become increasingly important in efforts to increase employee recruitment, tourism and economic vitality.

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