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Premier Mexican Rockers Caifanes to play Ak-Chin Casino  

Legendary Mexican rock band Caifanes will be bringing their hits to The Events Center stage at Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino on Friday, Sept. 9 for...

Boy George to bring New Wave pop to Harrah’s Ak-Chin

Music legends Boy George & Culture Club are taking the stage at The Events Center at Harrah’s Ak-Chin for an unforgettable show on Friday,...

Comic standout Tracy Morgan to play Ak-Chin Casino

Legendary actor and comedian Tracy Morgan is coming to Maricopa for his No Disrespect tour on Friday, Sept. 23 at The Events Center at...

Country Star Chris Janson to Hit the Stage at The Events Center 

Country music sensation Chris Janson is bringing his chart-topping hits to The Events Center at Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino on Saturday, Aug. 13 for a...

Price oversees final council meeting as Mayor

After more than a decade of leading the city, Mayor Christian Price orchestrated his last meeting as Mayor of Maricopa Tuesday night. The meeting itself...

Police: Man faces drug charges after failing to stop 

A man was charged Monday morning after he continued driving when officers attempted a traffic stop, police said.  Matthew L. Borquez, 24, faces charges of...
Copa House

Affordable housing community takes new name

A multi-family residential project has taken a new moniker. Copa Flats, a 312-unit apartment community under construction at 17845 N. Porter Road, just north of...

Police: Juvenile accused of damaging home, resisting arrest

Maricopa police were called to a home in the Palo Brea neighborhood Sunday night to investigate a report of a disruptive female juvenile.  The juvenile,...
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Man charged with assault in incident outside bar

A man is accused of punching his girlfriend in the back of the head and slamming her to the ground Saturday night in the...

Secure Your Load Every Day

By Kismet Weiss / ADOT Deputy Director At the Arizona Department of Transportation, our guiding principle - what we call our True North - is...
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Man charged with assault in domestic incident

A man was charged with assaulting a woman overnight Monday.  Remond L. Hollis, 44, was charged with assault (domestic violence) and two counts of disorderly...

Ceremony retires American flags with flames of dignity – Photos

Last Tuesday was Flag Day, the celebration of the "Stars and Stripes" that occurs each year on June 14, the anniversary of the flag's...
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Central Arizona College hosting a registration roadshow at campuses during June and July

Central Arizona College’s Registration Roadshow kicks off on Thurs., June 23. Students are invited to attend an event at their local campus. Upcoming dates and...

Juneteenth celebrated at Copper Sky – Photos

People gathered Saturday for an afternoon of activities and fellowship to celebrate Juneteenth.   Juneteenth, celebrated annually on June 19, is a federal holiday that commemorates...

Dads voted ‘the best’ in Maricopa

Kevin Hunt keeps busy with nine children and 41 grandchildren.  The first-place winner of the 2022 Best Dad InMaricopa contest sponsored by Maricopa Ace Hardware...
I-10 Broadway Rd ADOT

I-10 closures to impact weekend traffic

Ongoing improvements to Interstate 10 around the Broadway Curve in Tempe will once again cause weekend freeway closures. The Arizona Department of Transportation is advising...

Council to decide on rezoning of 23 acres of City-owned land

Zoning and land use issues top the agenda for Tuesday’s City Council meeting. The council will hear public comment and decide on a proposed zoning...

Water main break adds to closures on Honeycutt Road

Global Water experienced a main break earlier this morning on Honeycutt Road between Rancho Mirage Boulevard and Hartman Road. The break, under the eastbound lane...

Police: Man faces drug charges; cavity search at jail reveals more pills

A Maricopa man arrested Saturday night on multiple drug charges faces an additional charge after a body cavity search at the jail, police said.  Kyle...

Veterans, youth hold flag retirement ceremony

Maricopans will have an opportunity to properly dispose of American flags no longer in use 2-7 p.m. Saturday at City Hall, 39700 Civic Center...

Police: Charges filed after K9 finds narcotics in traffic stop

A traffic stop on Thursday night led to the arrest of a woman on drug-related charges. Raven S. Lopez was charged with possession of narcotics,...

Traffic stop uncovers hefty haul of suspected marijuana

Officers made a traffic stop on Monday of a female driver who was suspected of driving under the influence, and during the stop they...

Drone tour of construction on Porter Road at Copa Flats

InMaricopa photographer Bryan Mordt takes us on a tour of the new Copa Flats community currently under construction. The Planning and Zoning Commission approved the...

ADOT offers tips on driving during monsoon season

Those who have lived in Arizona are prepared for it, as they see it nearly every summer. But for the many newcomers to Maricopa,...
State Route 347 Sign

Tentative state budget shows $30M for SR347 improvements

A tentative state budget leaked last week shows legislators have set aside more than $30 million toward improvements on State Route 347 between Maricopa...
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New traffic light is being installed

A new traffic light is being installed at the intersection of Honeycutt Avenue and Maricopa Road. https://youtu.be/7_pfzftQcTo City officials explained in the Capital Improvement Plan (CIP)...
Pinal County Supervisor Kevin Cavanaugh

Pinal supervisors OK healthy pay raises for county employees

Pinal supervisors OK healthy pay raises for county employees The Pinal County supervisors voted unanimously last week to approve a 6% across-the-board pay raise for...

City breaks ground on Sonoran Desert Parkway

The City of Maricopa broke ground Monday on the first leg of what will eventually become a crucial transportation corridor. The Sonoran Desert Parkway, formerly...

Phelps: Keys to effective communication

Getting others to understand our needs and ideas can be complex. The desired outcome is understanding, but how do we get there? What is...

Woman accused of assaulting family member, busting up furniture

A woman was arrested Tuesday night after a causing a commotion at a Glennwilde home and breaking furniture during an argument with a family...