Covid-19

Our Lady of Grace Church Maricopa
The sanctuary of Our Lady of Grace Roman Catholic Church. Holy Communion will be distributed Sunday in an outdoor tent and Masses in the church will resume – with limited capacity – on Pentecost Sunday. Photo by Victor Moreno

President Trump declared churches and other places of worship “essential” on Friday and called on them to open their doors, but at least one...

Joe's Barber Shop Maricopa reopens
Leonel Tapia, 2, holds a baseball meant to distract as Joe Templin, owner of Joe's Barber Shop on Honeycutt Road, cuts his hair on Friday. The shop reopened with safety protocols after being closed for weeks due to the state's stay-at-home order. Photos by Bob McGovern

Barbers and cosmetologists in Arizona were permitted to reopen their shops Friday after being closed for weeks due to the state's response to the...

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey coronavirus update
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey announces Wednesday the extension of his stay-at-home order through May 15. (Source: Arizona Department of Health Services, via YouTube)

The state is urging retail stores to test their employees for coronavirus symptoms before the shift as non-essential retail stores get ready to resume...