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Paws on the Run to aid Pima Animal Care Center, youth program

Tucson Medical Center (TMC) and Pima Animal Care Center (PACC) are holding the first Paws on the Run 5K event  April 8 to benefit the center and Girls on the Run youth development program, a release on the Pima County website said.

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona president to retire

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ) President and CEO Richard Boals said in a March 24 release that he will be retiring July 1.

Green Valley Justice Court puts out call for volunteers

Green Valley Justice Court is seeking volunteers for mediation conferences in civil suits, a release on the Pima County website said.

U.S. Healthy Communities Grant Program aims to cut health risks

The Arizona Alliance for Community Health Centers (AACHC) recently said that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has a Healthy Communities Grant Program that was formed to work with communities to decrease environmental risks and advance the health of humans and overall quality of life. 

Pima Animal Care Center director to aid in national no-kill shelter initiative

Pima Animal Care Center (PACC) Director of Operations Jose Ocano has been selected by the Best Friends Animal Society to become part of a national effort to help shelters become no-kill facilities by 2025.

Greater Phoenix Economic Council campaign focuses on internet of things

The Arizona Association for Economic Development recently posted an article on its website about the efforts the Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC) and it plans for the Phoenix area. 

Pima County to dedicate Pond 2 at Agua Caliente Park

Roy P. Drachman Agua Caliente Park will dedicate the newly renovated Pond 2 in a ceremony at at 9.m. Friday, April 7, at the park, 12325 East Roger Rd., a release on the Pima County website said.

ABC15 newscasters discuss buying vs. renting

In a recent video displayed by MSN, ABC15 Arizona newscasters Dan Spindle and Kim Tobin discussed whether buying a home or renting a home is better in the current market. 

Wells Fargo donations to charities in Arizona tops $4 million

Wells Fargo & Company said its donated over $4 million to various nonprofits in the state of Arizona last year.

Lohman Company ranked No. 1 accounting firm in Arizona

Lohman Company based in Mesa has been ranked the No. 1 accounting firm in the state by Ranking Arizona The Best of Arizona Business 2017, which ranks accounting firms that have six to 33 CPAs, a release on the Mesa Chamber of Commerce website said.

Workshop explores future of coal industry in Arizona

The future of the coal industry was explored in an April 6 workshop in Phoenix by the Arizona Corporation Commission (ACC).

Study finds major benefits to keeping Navajo Generating Station operational

The latest news out of the battle over the Navajo Generating Station (NGS) gives the coal plant an edge that could keep it in operation beyond 2019, according to a study presented at the Arizona Corporation Commission meeting on Thursday.

Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce CEO says collaboration is recipe for success

The Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce recently discussed collaboration and success during a team meeting at its office.

The Pima County Office of Emergency Management announces new public alert system

The Pima County Office of Emergency Management recently teamed up with Everbridge to introduce a new emergency alert system.

Realtor convention raises $74,000 for Realtor's of Arizona Political Action Committee

Over 500 member realtors from across Arizona recently donated $74,000 to the Realtor's of Arizona Political Action Committee (RAPAC) during the 2017 Arizona Realtor Convention in Prescott, breaking previous donation records.

Chamber acquires new investor services and affinity director

Industry professional Manfredi joined the Tucson Metro Chamber last month.

Arizona Free Enterprise Club sticks to its founding principles

Founded 12 years ago to seal a perceived gap in the state's political landscape, the Arizona Free Enterprise Club continues to advocate for free market principles among lawmakers, according to its executive director.

Carondelet Health Network to hold job fair for recent nursing grads

Carondelet Health Network is hosting a job fair Wednesday for nursing graduates.

Gilbert chamber to honor K-9 teams on Earth Day

The Gilbert Chamber of Commerce is honoring K-9 police and fire teams by spending Earth Day cleaning and shining the town’s Crossroads Dog Park.

Tempe restaurateur receives National Restaurant Association award

Lauded by the National Restaurant Association Education Foundation (NRAEF) as a mentor and philanthropist, Tempe restaurateur Raveen Arora is the recipient of the foundation's Face of Diversity-American Dream Award.

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