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SERVPRO OF AVONDALE: Honors Everyday Heroes with Sponsorship of SERVPRO First Responder Bowl

SERVPRO is proud to announce the inaugural SERVPRO First Responder Bowl being played at historic Cotton Bowl Stadium. The newly renamed bowl is designed to honor the sacrifice and service of the brave men and women who are the first line of defense in local communities

State institution: These 4-year U.S. schools attract the fewest in-state students

National Paralegal College enrolled the fewest in-state students of all four-year schools in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

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.

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

Arizona Academy of Beauty-East, CollegeAmerica-Flagstaff and International School of Cosmetology-Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy were among U.S. schools that reported receiving the least federal financial aid during the 2017-18 academic year, according to

Sticker shock: Which 2-year U.S. schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

State residents enrolled at Carrington College-Phoenix East face among the steepest cost of attending two-year in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Which U.S. schools receive the least state student aid?

Brown Mackie College-Phoenix, Argosy University-Phoenix Online Division and Brown Mackie College-Tucson were among U.S. schools that reported receiving the least state financial aid during the 2017-18 academic year, according to a Higher Education Tribune

These schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

Argosy University-Phoenix Online Division, Rio Salado College and Northland Pioneer College have some of the lowest 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

These schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

Chamberlain University-Arizona, Kor Beauty Academy and Arizona School of Integrative Studies have some of the best 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Sticker shock: Which 4-year U.S. schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

State residents enrolled at Dine College face among the lowest cost of attending four-year in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Sticker shock: Which 4-year U.S. schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

State residents enrolled at Brookline College-Phoenix face among the steepest cost of attending four-year in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Sticker shock: Which U.S. schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

Residents in Arizona face some of the steepest cost of attending in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Marriott OKs plan for hotel in Tolleson mixed-use project

Marriott International has approved plans for the development of a Fairfield Inn and Suites as an anchor to a mixed-use project by Virtua Partners in Tolleson, a recent release said.

Maricopa County posts nation’s highest population growth

Good news for Phoenix-area businesses:  U.S. Census Data released March 23 shows Maricopa County had the largest year-over-year population increase in the nation.

PetSmart grant to aid Pima Animal Care Center adoption efforts

In the 18 months since establishing an offsite adoption program at local PetSmart stores, Pima Animal Care Center (PACC) said it has placed more than 2,300 homeless dogs and cats in forever homes, and thanks to a grant exceeding $85,000 from PetSmart Charities, the organization will be able to continue its offsite adoption program for another year.

Phoenix-area Domino's seeking 300 new team members

Domino's locations in the greater Phoenix area, all 59 of them, are seeking 300 new team members. The job openings at the pizza restaurant chain are for delivery drivers, customer service representatives and assistant managers.

Choice Hotels helping spruce up Scottsdale Boys & Girls Clubs' Piper facility

Choice Hotels International Inc. a global hotel company, has teamed up with Boys & Girls Clubs of America to help renovate the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale's Virginia G. Piper branch this week.

Glendale Manufacturing opens new operations plant

Glendale Manufacturing Co., the manufacturing arm of U-Haul International, opened its new 114,000-square-foot operations plant this week at 6112 N. 56th Ave. in Glendale. The plant will manufacture truck and trailer components as well as utility and appliance dollies, awnings, tools, and U-Haul signs.

U.S. House passes "slush funds" bill co-sponsored by Rep. Trent Franks

The bill, H.R. 5063, the Stop Settlement Slush Funds Act of 2016, targets a loophole that allows settlement agreements reached with the Department of Justice to include payments to groups unaffected by the action being settled.

State Farm to add 1,000 employees at Tempe office

State Farm Insurance recently said its Marina Heights location will hire more than 1,000 full- and part-time associates this year to fill positions in claims, sales and customer service at the Tempe customer contact center.

Lockheed Martin sponsored all-female air race takes off in Prescott

Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions' Flight Services Program is a major sponsor of the 40th Air Race Classic, an annual all-woman cross-country airplane race that features 58 planes that took off Monday at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University campus in Prescott.  

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