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AJ cops will give out gift cards to safe drivers

APACHE JUNCTION — The Apache Junction Police Department has something for the motorists who are naughty and nice this holiday season. The agency recently announced it will be increasing its traffic enforcement efforts around the city until Jan. 4, 2019. Officers will be looking for aggressive and di

PINALCENTRAL.COM - 2018-12-08 16:30:00

High-speed chase ends at L-202 near Greenfield

MESA - Two suspects were apprehended on Loop 202 near Greenfield after the driver of a red vehicle led officials on a high-speed chase across Arizona freeways. At approximately 12 p.m., officials stopped a red vehicle near US-60 at Gilbert when one of the car’s passengers was seen littering.

ABC 15 NEWS - 2018-12-08 19:46:47

Chandler Police: One person dead following head-on collision

CHANDLER, Ariz. (KSAZ) - Police responded to a head-on collision involving two vehicles at the intersection of Chandler Blvd. and Price Rd. Saturday morning. Officers say the driver of one the vehicles suffered serious injuries and was taken to a hospital where he later died. The other driver was al

FOX10PHOENIX.COM - 2018-12-08 18:11:00

Big-dollar photo radar renewed for 5 years

Mesa drivers might be criticizing the city’s photo safety program for at least the next five years, but it might also end up saving some of their lives by using fear of tickets to reduce speeding and red-light running.

EAST VALLEY TRIBUNE - 2018-12-09 08:00:00

Dec. 4 City Council Update

At their meeting on Tuesday, December 4, the Apache Junction City Council approved 6-0 an ordinance amending Apache Junction City Code, Volume 1, Chapter 9, Health and Sanitation. The code amendments include stricter rules for garbage containment, inoperable vehicles, debris, trash accumulation and

AJNEWS.COM - 2018-12-08 08:36:40

AJPD’s Operation Home Safe Program

Operation Home Safe is under way! The Apache Junction Police Department (AJPD) has partnered with the Apache Junction Walmart (2555 Apache Trail) and the Superstition Circle K (85 W. Superstition Blvd) in Operation Home Safe.

AJNEWS.COM - 2018-12-08 08:44:20

Apache Junction Turns Out for Holiday Event

Last Saturday, December 1st, the city of Apache Junction held its 22nd Annual Holiday Program and Light Parade at Flatiron Community Park, and what an event it was!. Around 5,000 people attended the free festival, enjoying activities such as face-painting, bounce houses, live music, delicious food a

AJNEWS.COM - 2018-12-08 08:41:02

PD: Man killed following crash in Chandler

CHANDLER, AZ (3TV/CBS 5)--The Chandler Police Department is investigating a deadly crash that occurred Saturday morning. The crash involving two vehicles occurred near the area of Price Road and Chandler Boulevard.

AZFAMILY - 2018-12-08 17:40:21

PD: One man dead after head-on collision in Chandler

CHANDLER - One man is dead after a head-on collision occurred at the intersection of Chandler Boulevard and Price Road. According to Chandler police, two vehicles crashed into each other at the intersection around 9 a.m.

ABC 15 NEWS - 2018-12-08 17:46:15

Mesa pot dispensary plans up for city review Tuesday

A proposed pot dispensary in Mesa is creating some fire. Mesa’s Design Review Board plans to discuss a large-scale medical marijuana dispensary, cultivation and infusion facility on Tuesday afternoon.

EAST VALLEY TRIBUNE - 2018-12-08 20:00:00

Police: One dead in two-car crash at Chandler and Price; traffic restricted

One person was killed and another injured in a head-on collision in Chandler early Saturday, police said. According to Chandler police, the two vehicles crashed in the intersection of Chandler Boulevard and Price Road at about 9 a.m.

AZCENTRAL - 2018-12-08 18:13:00

Chandler man gets 10-year prison sentence in deadly hit-and-run crash

PHOENIX - A court spokesman says a Chandler man accused in a fatal hit-and-run accident last year has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for second-degree murder. Bryan Bouchard of the Superior Court of Arizona says Judge Ronda Fisk issued the sentence on Friday for 29-year-old Kinton Robert Bruce

ABC 15 NEWS - 2018-12-08 03:43:50

Chandler mom wants harsher punishment for students behind racist video aimed at her son

CHANDLER, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) - Two students were suspended from Hamilton High School after a video from inside of a classroom shows them directing a racial slur towards another student.

AZFAMILY - 2018-12-08 02:34:00

Man sentenced to prison for 2017 fatal hit-and-run while driving drunk

The drunk driver who hit and killed a woman in Chandler before fleeing the scene last year was sentenced Friday to 10 years in prison, officials said. Kinton Bruce, 29, received his sentence before Judge Ronda Fisk in Maricopa County Superior Court after pleading guilty in October to second-degree m

AZCENTRAL - 2018-12-07 23:17:00

Dirty Dining Dec 7: Dead roaches, workers not washing hands among violations uncovered

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) - Every week, CBS 5 News is sent a list of restaurants that have been recently inspected by Maricopa County's Environmental Services Department. CBS 5 News selects restaurants with some of the highest numbers of "risk factors."

AZFAMILY - 2018-12-08 01:35:00

Former MLB players Luis Valbuena and Jose Castillo killed in car crash, per reports

Former MLB players Luis Valbuena and Jose Castillo have been killed in a car crash in Venezuela, according to multiple media reports. The two were teammates on a winter ball team in Venezuela at the time of the crash on Thursday.

ABC 15 NEWS - 2018-12-07 18:26:21

Chandler Museum to have special guests, events on grand opening day

PHOENIX — The city of Chandler will have its grand opening of the Chandler Museum on Saturday. The museum will feature the city’s involvement in past and present local events and celebrate its notable residents.

KTAR.COM - 2018-12-08 01:15:09

Apache Junction tweaks city code regarding animals, fees

Changes are coming to the Apache Junction City Code regarding animals and fees after City Council gave its unanimous approval of the adjustments at its Tuesday, Dec. 4 meeting at City Hall, 300 E. Superstition Blvd.


Blood donors receive pizza vouchers for their help

The city of Apache Junction will conduct its next blood drive 6:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 12. The Vitalant bloodmobile will be in the City Hall parking lot, 300 E. Superstition Blvd., for donors, who are reminded to bring photo identification and encouraged to drink plenty of water and eat a lig


10 Area Restaurants Make November's D-List: Wash Those Hands

Every week, the county's health inspectors within Maricopa County Environmental Services give restaurants grades after completing inspections. Participation in the rating system, however, is voluntary, which means owners or managers do not have to accept a grade after an inspection; instead, the res

PHOENIX NEW TIMES - 2018-12-06 14:00:00