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The Arizona Department of Transportation advises drivers to plan ahead for the closure of the State Route 24 ramp to westbound Loop 202 Santan Freeway from 9 p.m. Friday, July 23, to 9 p.m. Sunday, … more
School is back in session and the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) District 6 – Queen Creek reminds residents to slow down, avoid distractions and obey posted signage. Everyone has … more
Ocotillo Road, the east-west roadway that runs through the heart of Queen Creek, is being widened from Ironwood to Signal Butte roads. The project will include widening Ocotillo Road to two lanes … more
Housing continues to expand in Queen Creek with the announcement of two new neighborhoods The first comes from North America's largest privately owned homebuilder, Mattamy Homes, which … more
After the hoopla of the Olympics is over, the sporting events continue with the Paralympics, the largest sporting event for people with physical disabilities. more
A pop-up dog park will be available July 15 through Aug. 27 at Founders' Park in Queen Creek while important maintenance is performed at the town's Pocket Park for Pups.  The pop-up dog park … more
Mountain Road in Mesa will be closed to through traffic between Williams Field and Pecos roads beginning July 13 through September for construction of a new bridge for the future State Route … more
Increased traffic is expected over the holiday weekend in Queen Creek, especially on Rittenhouse and Riggs/Combs roads on Sunday, July 4.  Increased activities in the Town’s … more
Photojournalist Arianna Grainey, a Queen Creek resident, took first place in “Shoot Like Shirley,” a contest for sports photography shot by women under the age of 30. Grainey serves as … more
Litchfield Park-based mobile barber Darryl Brandt has partnered with nonprofit Trevor’s Vision to provide haircuts to the homeless and less fortunate throughout the Valley, but they need help. more
Odds are looking good that the Valley will see rainfall this week. more
The Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) Regional Council appointed Queen Creek Vice Mayor Dawn Oliphant to the MAG Economic Development Committee (EDC). On the committee, Oliphant will … more
The Arizona Department of Transportation advises drivers to be aware of work on the new Lindsay Road Interchange project on the Loop 202 Santan Freeway that will require an overnight ramp closure at … more
The Arizona Department of Transportation advises drivers to plan ahead for weeknight travel delays on eastbound Loop 202 while alternating lane closures are in place for pavement … more
No young man would want the 20s Jack Holder had. On the other hand, not many young men would have proven as lucky, skillful and brave. Holder, an author and World War II veteran, was speaking … more
A popular retailer is coming to Queen Creek. “Since I’ve been in Queen Creek, at least the last several years, one of the major questions I’ve gotten is when are we going to get … more
After months of secret negotiations, south Queen Creek will be the site of the town’s third high school. “The first part of the process is to acquire the land and once we get the land … more
Queen Creek is making headway on the construction of two permanent fire stations. The town currently has five fire stations, but stations 2 and 5 are currently in modular buildings, with the … more
The auction of a parcel of state land in Queen Creek that Samsung is considering as an operations site has been postponed again. The approximately 915 acres is on the northwest corner of Ironwood … more
A new survey from Maricopa County Department of Public Health asks county residents ages 12 and older how COVID-19 has impacted them and their families. more
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