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Sorrento residents to go blue for police, first responders

A group of residents in Sorrento is looking to bathe their homes in blue light this weekend as a way to honor and thank...
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Coming soon? Movie theater, gyms, bars may reopen this week

A number of Maricopa businesses still closed due to COVID-19 restrictions may be able to open Thursday. The Arizona Department of Health Services expects that,...

Saturday in the Park (GALLERY)

Youth soccer, baseball and softball had Copper Sky Regional Park hopping Saturday, with most spectators masked up at the athletic fields and vendors on...

Food bank schedules Backpack Giveaway over two weekends

  F.O.R. Maricopa Food Bank will host its annual Backpack Giveaway the next two Saturdays, Aug. 15 and 22, from 9 a.m. to noon. The event...

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...

Impromptu food pantry at InMaricopa

We all struggle at times, and none of us are immune to the economic catastrophe our country is experiencing. Some may be impacted less,...

Student filmmakers to debut horror film at MHS (trailer)

IF YOU GO What: Little Tavern in the Woods premiere When: April 3, 6 p.m. Where: Maricopa High School Performing Arts Center How much: $5/door; MHS students and...

MHS Theatre Co. leaps into ‘Newsies’ (VIDEO)

IF YOU GO What: Newsies Who: MHS Theatre Company When: Feb. 27-29, 7 p.m.; Feb. 29, 2 p.m. How much: $12 adults; $10 studentsIn 1899, newsboys across New...

Postponed: MAC to host free Farm Science Day

IF YOU GO What: Farm Science Day When: March 21, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Where: U.S. Arid-Land Agricultural Research Center, 21881 N. Cardon Lane How much: Free Info: tinyurl.com/USDA-MaricopaWhether you...

Seeds of Change Gala to be Roaring ‘20s benefit for abuse victims

  IF YOU GO What: Great Gatsby Seeds of Change Gala When: Feb. 29, 6 p.m. Where: Province Town Hall 20942 N. Province Parkway How much: $50 Benefiting: Against Abuse Info: SeedsOfChangeGala.orgAgainst...

Art therapist: Meet 15-year-old Lexie of Art for the Heart

For the second year, students at Maricopa High School are hosting Art for the Heart, Maricopa’s community art festival selling creations to benefit the...

ArtsFest Maricopa returns with ‘Song & Story’

IF YOU GO What: Artsfest Maricopa (Part II) When: Feb. 1, doors open 6 p.m.; performances 7 p.m. Where: Maricopa High School Performing Arts Center, 45012 W....

Poets selected for All-Arizona Slam in Maricopa

IF YOU GO • All-Arizona Poetry Slam • Jan. 25, at (5:30 Art on the Spot) 6:30-9:30 p.m. • Honeycutt Coffee, 44400 W. Honeycutt Road, Suite 109 •...

Buff City Soap, makery to host grand opening

A Tennessee-based soap-making company is making its Arizona debut in Maricopa on Saturday. The grand opening of Buff City Soap runs from 10 a.m. to...

Renaissance Woman: Meet Maricopa’s violist, author, agriculturalist

IF YOU GO What: Maricopa Music Circle Holiday Musicale When: Dec. 14, 7:30 p.m. Where: University of Arizona – Maricopa Agricultural Center, 37530 W. Smith-Enke Road How much:...

Masik Tas celebrates Ak-Chin history

IF YOU GO What: Masik Tas Where: Ak-Chin Circle Field & Arena, 16000 N. Maricopa Road When: Dec. 5-15 Dec. 5-8: Basketball tournaments Dec. 7, 7 p.m.: Light Parade...

Veterans Day: Women at war, at home during WWII

At War: Fresh-faced WAVES recruit did her part After the United States declared war on Japan in 1941, Mary Francis Holmes Abrahams was just 16....

Thanksgiving Turkey Trot to benefit food banks

IF YOU GO What: 12th annual Maricopa Turkey Trot When: Nov. 28, 8 a.m. Where: Copper Sky Regional Park, 44345 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. How much:...

Maricopa marches to salute veterans in Saturday parade

The third annual Maricopa Veterans Day Parade is the morning of Nov. 9.IF YOU GO What: Maricopa Veterans Day Parade When: Nov. 9, 9 a.m. Where: Bowlin...

Historical Society inaugurates ‘Tales & Treasures’ supper

IF YOU GO What: Tales & Treasures Who: Maricopa Historical Society When: Oct. 26, 3-6 p.m. Where: Leading Edge Academy, 18700 N. Porter Road How much: Advance tickets $40/member...

MHS Theatre presents ‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ this week

IF YOU GO What: Peter and the Starcatcher Who: MHS Theatre Company When: Oct. 24-26, 7 p.m., matinee Oct. 26, 2 p.m. Where: MHS Performing Arts Center, 45012...

A Born Dancer: Meet Makayla from ArtsFest Maricopa

IF YOU GO What: ArtsFest Maricopa When: Oct. 19, 7 p.m. (doors open at 6 p.m.) Where: MHS Performing Arts Center, 45012 W. Honeycutt Ave. How much: $18...

Steampunk Halloween to make Maricopa debut

Mythical Gardens LLC is giving adults a reason to revel in the Halloween spirit.IF YOU GO What: Copa Adult Steampunk Halloween When: Oct. 26, 8 p.m.-2...

ArtsFest Maricopa to debut with ‘Music & Movement’

IF YOU GO What: ArtsFest Maricopa “Music & Movement” When: Oct. 19, 7 p.m. (doors open 6 p.m.) Where: MHS Performing Arts Center, 45012 W. Honeycutt Ave. How...

Know your Maricopa history in this year’s Speaker Series

To understand Arizona history, you have to learn about Italian explorer Eusebio Kino.IF YOU GO What: Maricopa Historical Society Speaker Series When: First Mondays, October-April, 5:30...

Kids Day Maricopa to bring fun, games, cops and a Globetrotter

By Fran LyonsIF YOU GO What: Kids Day Maricopa When: Sept. 21, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Where: Maricopa Wells Middle School, 45725 W. Honeycutt Ave. How much: Free Info: kidsdaymaricopa@yahoo.com Celebrating...

50 employers invite job-seekers to Maricopa Job Fair

Make sure to bring your resumes and dress for success, because the Maricopa Job Fair is here again. The event will take place on...

Maricopa High School Class of 2019 (GALLERY)

Graduation for the class of Maricopa High School Class of 2019 is set for May 23 at 7:30 p.m. at Ram Stadium. The valedictorian...

1st ‘Family Fun Day’ event to benefit food bank Saturday

By Michelle Trujillo Maricopa Pantry, a local nonprofit food bank, will throw its inaugural “Family Fun Day” this weekend. Music, a bounce house, dunk tank, food...

Adventure corridor blossoms along 238

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A3buYOpANX4 Whether you realize it or not – coming to Maricopa is cool. Some of the hottest fun in the Valley of the Sun happens...

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