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History Photo: Trains at the Front Door

The changing skyline of Maricopa is evident in historic and modern photos of the same stretch of railroad tracks. In 1911, the depot was...

Mayor’s State of the City highlights successes, challenges of economic development (video)

Giving residents a start date for the construction of an overpass across the Union Pacific Railroad tracks, Mayor Christian Price also stressed the importance...

Kimball: The last 4 years and the next 4 years

By Bridger Kimball It has ultimately been a pleasure serving the citizens of Maricopa for the last four years and I would just like to...

F.O.R. Maricopa rallies community partners in ‘lean season’ (video)

Summers are always tough for F.O.R. Maricopa, but this summer has been particularly so. As with most food banks, the nonprofit gains attention mostly around...

First Baptist Church catches fire Saturday morning

Maricopa Fire Department is investigating a fire at the First Baptist Church of Maricopa. The blaze was reported around 9 a.m. The fire apparently started...

Smith: Council already tackling issue of SR 347 gridlock

By Nancy Smith Gridlock on SR 347! Yes, that’s what I said. We who live in Maricopa need to be aware of the fact that...

What’s happening this week in Maricopa

The grown-ups get started with their softball leagues this week along with other programs and important meetings. For details about these and other listings,...

Q&A with City Council Candidates

Seven people are running for three seats on the Maricopa City Council. The Primary Election is Aug. 30. Early voting begins Aug. 3. Joshua Babb Age:...

What’s happening this week in Maricopa

Besides continuing summer events for kids and the Hero Kids Camp, this week’s activities include a musical day trip, a gross but fun program...

One mile at a time, Maricopa moves to widen MCG Highway

By Ethan McSweeney A plan to add lanes to Maricopa-Casa Grande Highway between Porter and White and Parker roads is rolling forward. The Maricopa City...

Heritage District Citizen Advisory Committee Meeting

The Committee shall hear a presentation by staff regarding a proposed minor text amendment to the City’s Subdivision Ordinance as it relates to street cross...

Q&A with county supervisor candidates Anthony Smith and Rich Vitiello

Name: Anthony Smith Age: 63 Hometown: Too many moves. Maricopa has my heart. Residence: Maricopa Years in District: 13 Family: Nancy (wife), five grown children in blended family with...

What’s happening this week in Maricopa

There are lots of activities for children in Maricopa throughout the month of June, and this week is an intro to several programs. Grown-ups...

Heritage District Citizen Advisory Committee

The committee meets at 5:30 p.m. at the Copa Center. Agenda items include an update on the status of the proposed State Route 347 overpass...

City pays out to deal with MFD mold problem

A problem that has been growing for four years is at the beginning of a solution, but Maricopa City Council is not happy with...

Things to do this week in Maricopa

Maricopa City Hall will be busy this week, but the big event for the week – even the year – is Saturday’s Salsa Festival...

City Council Regular Session

Among items on the agenda: An intergovernmental agreement with the state of Arizona for the design of the planned overpass City Manager Gregory Rose's performance evaluation Mold...

Former Rotary president, land benefactor hope Rotary pool re-opens

Don Pearce moved to Maricopa in 1959 and soon after began helping with maintenance at the local Rotary Club’s new swimming pool. “It was about...

Notebook: Never be in a hurry to make a mistake

Maricopa cannot develop quickly enough for a lot of residents. The sight of empty lots in key locations and a redundancy of some business...

COMET introducing fare pass for fixed route

For Maricopa’s transit department, it’s been slow going as staff works out the best approach to gain and serve riders. City of Maricopa Express Transit...

Key figure at City Hall leaving to manage Globe

In an otherwise brief meeting, the Maricopa City Council took time to honor Intergovernmental Affairs Director Paul Jepson as he prepares to leave Maricopa...

Peruse Maricopa’s railroad legacy, Zephyr car at Historical Society event

For those who have never had the chance to look inside the California Zephyr train car, the next opportunity is Feb. 27. The Maricopa Historical...

Half-cent sales tax proposal could widen SR 347

A crash Jan. 29 at the Casa Blanca intersection with State Route 347 during morning rush hour backed up traffic into Maricopa along John...

What would you like to see happen in Maricopa in 2016?

Charles Linn: “I’d like to see them start work on the overpass over the railroad tracks. I’ve been here a year and a half,...

Spotlight: Maricopa’s Future Development (video)

Maricopa Development Services Director Martin Scribner stopped by our InMaricopa studio to discuss how the city is planning for the future. He spoke about the...

Year in Review: Top 10 stories in Maricopa for 2015 (video)

In a year that saw a mix of tragedy and triumph, Maricopa survived record heat and withstood dozens of drug smuggling arrests. These are...

Year in Review: Top 10 Business stories of 2015 (video)

The local economy was on the rise in 2015, and residents were able to enjoy new venues for eating, see an expanded realty market...

Year in Review: Top 10 government stories of 2015 (video)

It was a big year for the city of Maricopa local government as funding, personnel and future plans all came into place for the...

Maricopa hotel plans revived with minor change

The idea of a Holiday Inn Express in Maricopa is rising from the dust. After a significant pause and minor modification, plans for the hotel...

Fate of Copa Center unknown, seniors ‘extremely concerned’

The city of Maricopa does not have a senior center. The building many think of as a senior center may be demolished before the decade...
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