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Supporters of Chinese Cultural Center invite President Trump; hope he can save history

Posted by   /  August 21, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

The group believes the new owner is thinking about turning the property into a standard commercial and office space. By Maria Hechanova | AZFamily PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) – On Saturday, a local Asian American community group invited President Donald Trump to visit the Chinese Cultural Center during his trip to Phoenix Tuesday. The group’s spokesperson emailed […]

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[SUNDAY FEATURE] As Trump arrives in Phoenix, Arizona’s legislators are headed for Mexico on a trade mission

Posted by   /  August 20, 2017  /  Featured News, Government and Politics, Immigration  /  No Comments

By Luige del Puerto | Arizona Capitol Times On the day President Donald Trump is scheduled to arrive in Phoenix next week, two dozen Arizona legislators will be leaving on a goodwill mission to Mexico. The lawmakers are part of a large contingent – more than 70 – that will travel to Mexico City and […]

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$200 from home: Renters in the housing crisis are often

Posted by   /  August 18, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Alden Woods | The Republic The kitchen light was already on as Kevin Scarbrough rose for another day of empty promises. He poured a mug of strong coffee and slipped a cellphone into the pocket of his jeans, turning up the volume in case a call came from the hospital or the housing authority. […]

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Chase Field dispute between D-backs, county heading to arbitration

Posted by   /  August 18, 2017  /  Courts/Law, Sports  /  No Comments

KTAR PHOENIX — A dispute between the Arizona Diamondbacks and Maricopa County over Chase Field in downtown Phoenix will head to arbitration, a judge ruled Thursday. The team filed a lawsuit in January over what it claimed were millions of dollars’ worth of repairs that needed to be made at the facility. The team argued the county, […]

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‘We can’t stand by and let that happen’: Legislators fight Trump visit, Arpaio pardon

Posted by   /  August 18, 2017  /  Featured News, Government and Politics  /  No Comments

By Maria Polletta | The Republic emocratic lawmakers, faith leaders and community activists are pushing state and local officials to join them in protesting President Donald Trump’s visit to Phoenix on Tuesday, as well as a possible pardon for Joe Arpaio. The president told Fox News this week he was “seriously considering” pardoning the former […]

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Women & cannabis: How the $280M emerging industry is providing women the opportunity to rake in the green; Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner featured 

Posted by   /  August 15, 2017  /  Marijuana  /  No Comments

By Sayo Akao | Phoenix Business Journal Green. It’s the color of money and of hundreds of plants in nature. One cash crop in particular – cannabis – is the focus of an emerging industry that has opened up the opportunities for women to lead. Lilach Power and her business partner, Gina Berman, did not plan to […]

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Sale of Phoenix-owned Sheraton hotel includes $97M tax break for buyer

Posted by   /  August 11, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

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By Dustin Gardiner | The Republic As Phoenix negotiates the sale of the city-owned Sheraton hotel in downtown, a new aspect of the deal is sparking controversy: a proposed $97 million tax break for the buyer. The city already expects to take a hefty loss on the Sheraton. In July, Phoenix entered into exclusive talks to sell to TLG […]

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Phoenix’s most popular independent hotel is getting a $2M upgrade

Posted by   /  August 8, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Steven Totten | Phoenix Business Journal Phoenix’s most popular independent hotel is getting $2 million worth of upgrades. The Clarendon Hotel and Spa in midtown Phoenix at 401 W. Clarendon Ave. is undergoing a facelift, including all major parts of the midcentury space, including the guest rooms, public areas, restaurant and rooftop deck. Guest […]

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Grand Canyon University plans $100M in construction this year

Posted by   /  August 7, 2017  /  Education, Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Angela Gonzales | Phoenix Business Journal Grand Canyon Education Inc. (Nasdaq: LOPE) is planning $400 million worth of construction projects to expand its Grand Canyon University campus in Phoenix over the next four years. About half of that will be spent over the next couple of years, including the construction of a second engineering […]

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Phoenix moves to close some neighborhood alleys after troubling incident

Posted by   /  August 4, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Dustin Gardiner | The Republic Luke Bevans has always had concerns about the alley behind his north-central Phoenix home, but an incident last September made him determined to see the alley gated shut. Two young girls were playing in a neighbor’s backyard when a man wandering the alley jumped the fence and exposed himself to the children, according to city officials. As a father […]

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