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The U.S. Census Bureau just released new population estimates for the past decade, showing Buckeye is the second-fastest growing city, on a percentage basis, in the United States since 2010. The … more
There will be no cookie-cutter reopenings for Southwest Valley municipalities. The cities of Buckeye, Goodyear and Litchfield Park are all going at their own pace as officials implement plans to … more
A controversial proposal to build a 157-acre “cross-dock” truck terminal facility at Camelback Road and 152nd Avenue in Litchfield Park was continued to the end of the month after the … more
An online signature-gathering program for those seeking office in Arizona is OK, but for statewide initiatives, the same system cannot be used to gather qualified elector signatures to meet … more
Maricopa County is putting hundreds of millions of dollars in federal funds to immediate use helping people impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic while also pulling back on discretionary spending … more
When she was conducting research for the 1918 Spanish Flu pandemic exhibit that opened in October at the Litchfield Park Historical Society Museum, Lisa Hegarty had no idea history would repeat … more
More gyms joined the list of reopening operations in Arizona following retailers and restaurants. Gov. Doug Ducey made the announcement May 12, in which pools and spas were also allowed to reopen May 13. more
COVID-19 restrictions on large gatherings will not prevent the cities of Avondale, Buckeye and Litchfield Park from honoring America’s war dead on Memorial Day, though all three cities have … more
Influenza is not COVID-19 and COVID-19 is not influenza. But both groups of viruses act in similar ways and very little is truly understood how the novel coronavirus is transmitted and why and … more
Arizona added over 300 more cases to its COVID-19 total, surpassing 11,700. According to the Arizona Department of Health Services, there are 11,736 cases and 562 deaths of the coronavirus as of … more
A trio of pilots with the Mesa-based Commemorative Air Force graced the skies over Goodyear and Litchfield Park early May 8 during a Valleywide flyover of vintage warplanes commemorating the 75th … more
On Monday, May 11, the city of Goodyear will reopen public buildings and amenities closed April 1 over COVID-19 concerns. “The move to enter Phase 1 of the city’s reopening plan comes … more
PHOENIX — Arizonans are going to have to live under stay-at-home orders at least for the next few weeks. But when they do go out shopping — something already permitted — they … more
The city of Buckeye will honor members of its Office of the City Clerk staff by formally recognizing them during Municipal Clerks Week, May 3 through 9. The City Clerk’s Office is a direct … more
The annual Sun City Senior Expo, tentatively on hold due to closures at Sundial Recreation Centers, will be hosting a Virtual Advice Event for seniors, Thursday, April 30 on This … more
With Gov. Doug Ducey issuing a state stay-at-home order at the end of March to combat the coronavirus, many Valley seniors are moving their regular exercise classes to their living room, … more
COVID-19 concerns may initially have extinguished Special Olympics Arizona’s 2020 Law Enforcement Torch Run Flame of Hope, but the torch has been relit in the West Valley, thanks to the … more
With COVID-19 closures limiting Arizonans’ options for exercise, more and more people are walking in their neighborhood and local parks. Getting outside and exercising is more important than … more
Most of us have seen the photos of angry Americans waving “I want a haircut” signs at protests across the country, the Facebook posts by friends lamenting the sad state of their hair as … more
As Arizonans get out to experience the trails and outdoors, it is important to remember that Arizona is home to 13 species of rattlesnake. The ones encountered most often are the Western diamondback, … more
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