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Thursday, June 30, 2022

ESPN Radio 860’s Deportes al Máximo to broadcast live from salsa festival site

ESPN Radio 860's Deportes al Máximo presented by KIA, a Spanish-language sports talk radio show, will broadcast live from Maricopa High School in advance...

Is your mom “the best?”

inmaricopa.com and Bashas' are teaming up to recognize Maricopa moms this Mother's Day. Through a Best Mom in Maricopa contest, you can celebrate your...

Deadline to enter Salsa Festival is Friday

With the Maricopa Salsa Festival presented by inmaricopa.com coming up, the last touches - including finalizing registered salsas - are coming together in preparation...

Barn Dance proves to be good time for all in attendance

Saturday's Barn Dance at Sonny Dunn's barn was a night mixed with residents, visitors and supporters simultaneously helping out the Rotary Club and enjoying...

Parks and Rec offering free swimming lessons

The City of Maricopa Parks, Recreation and Libraries Department is proud to announce a unique partnership with Gold Medal Swim School. Area children...

47th annual Stagecoach Days commences Saturday

April is a month filled with exciting local events and opportunities to get involved in the community. This spirit is encapsulated by the 47th...

Freddie Duran Plan to provide musical spice for Salsa Festival

The Freddie Duran Plan will take the stage at the Maricopa Salsa Festival presented by inmaricopa.com on Saturday, April 30, from 2 to 5...

Maricopa celebrates National Library Week

National Library Week, from Sunday, April 10, through Saturday, April 16, is part of the fifth year of The Campaign for America's Libraries. ...

Former Sheriff sworn in as DPS Director

Former Pinal County Sheriff Roger Vanderpool was sworn in as the Director of the Department of Public Safety (DPS) Monday. "Roger was the best...

Rodriguez resigns as fire chief

At last night's regularly scheduled meeting, the Maricopa Fire District's Board of Directors accepted the resignation of Fire District Chief Eddie Rodriguez. Board...

Friends hoping to see library’s programs grow

The Friends of the Library began last April as an advisory committee to Maricopa's Parks, Recreation and Libraries (PRL) Department. Following the donation...

Baby Signs program begins next week

Sign, Say and Play classes are being offered for the first time in Maricopa starting next week. The classes are part of the...

Project ChildSafe and Sheriff’s Office partner to distribute firearm safety kits

Sheriff Chris Vasquez has announced that the Pinal County Sheriff's Office will provide 500 free firearm safety kits to local adult residents through a...

Pool readied for summer of swimming

Free, yes, free swimming lessons for every child and adult in Maricopa will begin on April 30. The Maricopa Rotary Club is committed...

Dog Found

The dog below was found approximately 5 p.m. Sunday near the 11th tee box of The Duke Golf Course. It has no tags...

Kontak wins 2nd Gateway event of the year by one stroke

Brian Kontak followed a second round 66 with a third and final round one-under 71 to win today's Grey Goose Gateway Tour event at...

Easter Bunny gets help from Nazarene Church and local Optimists

The Easter Bunny came hop, hop, hopping down the Maricopa-Casa Grande Highway this weekend. He ended up at Rotary Park where he got...

Southern Dunes hosts Gateway Golf Tour event

Professional golf is coming to Maricopa. The Grey Goose Gateway Tour, one of professional golf's leading developmental tours, is playing the 7th event...

Easter Sunday marks Community of Hope’s inaugural service

Maricopa's newest church, Community of Hope, will celebrate its first official service on Easter Sunday. The 10 a.m. service will be held at...

Local companies vital to salsa festival’s success

The inaugural Maricopa Salsa Festival presented by inmaricopa.com is heating up. Not only are salsa tasters and makers gearing up for the April...

MOMS Social Club hears Santa Rosa principal

The Maricopa MOMS (Moms Offering Moms Support) Social Club is now an official chapter of the international MOMS organization. With approximately 50 members,...

Optimists sponsor bicycle safety check

Maricopa's Optimist Club sponsored a bicycle check clinic Saturday morning for local youth. This annual event promotes bicycle safety. The Optimists provide...

Supervisor Snider to Hold Office Hours in Maricopa

Pinal County Supervisor David Snider announced that he will be holding office hours in the City of Maricopa's one day during the first week...

Local family loses house, belongings, pets in fire

The Clifford family experienced a tragic loss with the destruction of their home to fire Monday. In the editorial below, Councilman Will Dunn offers...

Community-wide garage sale in Rancho El Dorado this weekend

If you are a garage sale junky, you'll be lickin' your chops this weekend as a myriad of Rancho El Dorado residents will simultaneously...

Postmaster serving our community and country

Government worker? I'll say! Chris Bisdnack came to Maricopa in May 2004 to become the Postmaster of the United States Post Office...

Olympic Gold Medalist to teach free swimming lessons at Rotary pool

The Rotary Club of Maricopa is partnering with one of America's leading swim instructors to teach Maricopa's kids and others how to swim this...

Local Rotarians celebrate centennial

Local Rotarians are in Casa Grande today attending a Centennial Celebration to mark Rotary International's 100th anniversary. Members from Coolidge, Florence, Casa Grande...

Pregnancy center opens its doors

Maricopa's own New Life Pregnancy Center will open its doors tomorrow, Tuesday, March 1, from 9 a. m. to 5 p.m. The...

Troop 1569 girls are toy makers

Involved in a flurry of interior designing and furniture arranging, the ten members of Girl Scout Troop 1569 met Tuesday to work on their...