Valley Voices – April 13

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Costs go through the roof

A Peoria Unified School District internal investigation has begun to uncover why governing board members were not alerted to skyrocketing expenses of nearly $1.5 million for a project intended to house the district’s Medical, Engineering, Technology students. The building, which formerly housed the Arizona Challenger Space Center adjacent to Sunrise Mountain High School, will delay the expected move-in date of July 1.


Amazing that no professional inspectors were used prior to the purchase…and that they closed on an obviously damaged building. — Stephanie Hanna Jay

Suns conclude rough season

A young Phoenix Suns squad finished a tough 60-plus loss campaign with a win over the Dallas Mavericks.


Winning is fun. Remember that? — @devowilliAM


I spoke this win into existence two days ago. — @JLdaSpence


Burglars apprehended

Thanks to the public and media partners, the Peoria Police Department on April 12 arrested two Mesa teens involved in a burglary.


Great work to the police and detectives here in Peoria! — @DWoregonduck


Awesome job. — @MyAssistantAZ

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