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Thursday, June 30, 2022

Fire District Board regular meeting agenda

The Board of Directors of the Maricopa Fire District will hold their regularly scheduled meeting Thursday evening. The meeting's agenda follows: MARICOPA...

PCSO Weekend Report July 17 – 19, 2009

090717041 DEATH INVESTIGATIONS Incident Address : S WARREN RD MARICOPA Time Reported: 09:42 Time Occurred between: 09:42:06 07/17/09 -...

Maricopa man accused of uploading child pornography

Police submitted a felony report against a Maricopa man Oct. 23 on suspected charges of sexual exploitation of a minor. The incident came to light...

Lyon: Beware of legislative tricks in education funding resolution

Again, the Arizona Legislature displayed no regard for the will of the voters. In 2000, Arizona voters approved a ballot measure "to forever increase...

Rollover crash in Thunderbird Farms involved children

A three-vehicle collision resulted in a rollover accident in Thunderbird Farms Sunday afternoon, according to the Pinal County Sherriff’s Office. PCSO spokesperson Navideh Forghani said...

Business, development around town

Sonoran Creek Marketplace at 20300 N. John Wayne Pkwy. will add landscape irrigation electric service along Edison Road at lots 2 and 3. Work...

College & Career Expo at MHS (GALLERY)

Maricopa High School hosted a College & Career Expo for all grade level during lunch and advisory periods Thursday. Arizona-based and out-of-state colleges, military...

CAC offering free small business start-up seminar

Potential future small business owners can head to the Maricopa Chamber of Commerce office Wednesday for a seminar on how to start or buy a business.

Give Lewis and all candidates ‘a look’

Robert "Bob" Lewis is not only running for City Council, he is my economics instructor at Central Arizona College.

Sailor’s mom thanks Maricopa for homecoming

On behalf of The Blue Star Mothers of Maricopa , I would like to take this opportunity to thank the community of Maricopa for...

Maricopa Zephyr open to public Saturday

The Maricopa Historical Society will host its annual California Zephyr tour 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Amtrak Station.The California Zephyr’s Silver...

BUSINESS PROFILE: Peruvian’s passion for Mexican food sparks business

John Quezada, a Peruvian restaurateur in Maricopa, has always had a taste for Mexican cuisine and when he opened his restaurant Cilantro’s Mexican Cocina...

2nd COVID-19 testing blitz scheduled

A second COVID-19 testing blitz will be held in Maricopa. That event is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 1, according to Kristina Donnay, the medical director...

UPDATE: MPD searches for runaway boy

UPDATE: Talon Samascott has been found and safely returned. ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………... An 8-year-old boy was reported missing from a group home Friday near Tortosa, and Maricopa Police...

Plan OK’d to move senior programs out of Copa Center

A plan to relocate senior programs displaced by the impending demolition of the Copa Center was approved by the city council Tuesday. The decision to...

Canadians and Maricopa a perfect match

The Province active-adult community in Maricopa may be the southernmost “province” of Canada. Or, that special honor could apply to all of Maricopa, for...

County’s registered Republicans outnumber Democrats

Pinal County Republicans made history on July 2 when registered Republicans outnumbered registered Democrats for the first time in Pinal County's history.

Motorsports enthusiasts to show off their ‘rides’ Saturday

The 2nd annual Maricopa Motorsports Day car show will be held Saturday. Last year there were over 75 entries, and more than 500 people came out to enjoy the day.

HairFocus, a local success story

Lately, with the economic slowdown and recent local business closings, success stories are few and far between

Local businessman announces mayoral bid

Local businessman and financial services advisor Christian Price has announced his candidacy for mayor in 2012.Price, 36, is the owner of Pantheon Investments. He...

No job too big or small for local landscaper

Whether you just want one tree planted or a complete desert landscape, Dan Dawn of Arroyo Vista Landscape & Design, Inc., can...

Woman killed at her home; cops arrest man they say was her lover

A Maricopa woman was found dead at her home in The Villages at Rancho El Dorado Sunday, and police arrested a man for murder...
Justin Hein Death

Mother mourns Hidden Valley man allegedly killed by roommate

A Hidden Valley man shot to death Friday night was somebody who “would do anything for anybody,” according to his mother. Justin Hein, 27, was...

Disney asks ACONAV to design fashion piece for Epcot exhibit

Maricopa-based clothing designer Loren Aragon, CEO of ACONAV, may soon be connected to the Walt Disney Company. After he won the title of 2018 Couture Designer...

Man shot by Maricopa police officer expected to recover

An armed man shot by a Maricopa police officer Tuesday afternoon sustained a non-life threatening injury in his shoulder and is expected to recover.Police...

Water & Ice marks 15 years serving Maricopa (GALLERY)

Maricopa Water and Ice celebrated its first 15 years with a party Saturday as customers got deals, freebies and service by special guest scoopers...

Woman accused of punching mother

Diana Nguyen, 18, was arrested Dec. 19 on an accusation of punching her mother in the face after she refused to hand over the...

Police Chief to update public safety committee on status of city’s new police department

The Public Safety advisory committee will hear an update from Chief Patrick Melvin on the status of Maricopa's police department. The group will...

Maricopans can ‘go fish’ at new Mega Aquarium

This past week the city of Maricopa issued permits allowing five companies to conduct business inside city limits.

MPD investigation under way in Alterra

Maricopa Police are “working a search warrant” in the area around Woody Park in the Alterra subdivision of Maricopa Wednesday morning. No other details about...