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Pima Federal Credit Union receives community impact award

Tucson-based Pima Federal Credit Union has recently been awarded the Foundation Community Impact Award by the Mountain West Credit Union Association (MWCUA).

City of Surprise forming task force to honor late community leaders

The Surprise City Council is creating a panel to honor deceased community members who have worked hard to make the area a better place, the city reported.

Arizona tech leaders to be honored this week

Honeywell Aerospace and BenchMark are just a couple companies that will be among the best tech innovators and teachers in Arizona being honored at the upcoming 2017 Governor's Celebration of Innovation (GCOI) awards, BusinessWire reported.

Mesa Community College instructor gets $50,000 grant to study rare snake

A Mesa Community College faculty member has received a $50,000 grant from the Coronado National Forest for the study of a threatened species of rattlesnake.

Pima Animal Care Center receives grant for foster care

The Pima Animal Care Center (PACC) is the recipient of a $573,536, three-year grant to help create a large-scale, high-volume foster program that augments the center’s no-kill policy.

Governor fills 2 vacancies on Pima County Superior Court

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has appointed an Air Force veteran and a Superior Court commissioner to the Pima County Superior Court.

MCC, Grand Canyon University partner for bachelor degree programs

Mesa Community College (MCC) and Grand Canyon University (GCU) have partnered to offer science and technology bachelor degree programs on the MCC’s community college campuses.

Mesa honored for employee wellness program

The city of Mesa has received recognition from the world’s largest provider of employee-assistance programs for its employee health and wellness program.

Phoenix's first female police, fire chiefs share insights

The first women to head Phoenix's police and fire departments shared their insights on leadership last month at the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce’s Professional Women’s Alliance luncheon.

Subaru donates car for Coconino County Meals on Wheels deliveries

Subaru of America Inc. will donate a 2018 Subaru Outback for Coconino County Community Services Department’s Meals on Wheels deliveries.

World War II veteran to serve as grand marshal for Bullhead City Veterans Day parade

The First Marines Division will mark the ninth year of its annual Veterans Day parade in Bullhead City this month and has nominated 90-year-old World War II Veteran Lindy Arthur Closset to serve as the grand marshal.

Central Arizona College to shed light on homelessness, hunger in the U.S.

Central Arizona College will help mark National Hunger and Homeless Awareness Week with an informational campaign at each of its campuses.

Bill Moore Days Parade float winners named

Three floats from the recent Avondale Billy Moore Days Parade came away as winners, beating out over 56 parade entries in the year’s event.

SRP recognized for employee adoption benefits by Dave Thomas Foundation

Tempe-based Salt River Project (SRP) was recently recognized for its employee adoption benefits by the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption.

Ducey calls on congressional leaders to reauthorize funding for KidsCare

As funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) hangs in the balance, Gov. Doug Ducey has called on Arizona’s congressional leaders to reauthorize the program that provides coverage for over 23,000 of the state’s children.

Mesa opens registration for winter recreation programs

The city of Mesa has opened registration for its winter recreation programs for youth and adult sports teams.

Candidates sought for Bisbee school district board

The Bisbee Unified School District Governing Board is seeking to fill a spot on its board after the retirement of one of its board members.

Avondale adds ZOOM North route to its public transportation service

The city of Avondale recently extended its public transportation operation with the addition of a new ZOOM bus route for the north section of the city.

Gilbert Chamber kicks off annual Holiday Bonus Card program, Tuesday Tastings

The Gilbert Chamber of Commerce has launched its annual Holiday Bonus Card program, along with its Tuesday Tastings and other special promotions.

City of Surprise Resource Center launches new playroom

The city of Surprise has added an early childhood room to its resource center to help parents who come to the center to search for jobs and use community resources.

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