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Crismon High School welcomes first senior class this school year

Crismon High School welcomes first senior class this school year

Since opening in July 2022, Crismon High School has made remarkable progress in its first two years. It's the third and newest high school in the Queen Creek Unified School District. Now it's welcoming its inaugural senior class this 2024-2025 school year, which begins on Monday, July 22.
Macayo’s announces back-to-school book drive through July

Macayo’s announces back-to-school book drive through July

This effort shines a spotlight on supporting literacy across the Valley and inspires children to develop a love of reading and learning. Donated books are now being collected at all Macayo’s locations through Wednesday, July 31. New or gently-used books geared for children ages 12 and younger are greatly appreciated during restaurant hours in Queen Creek and other locations.
Haydon promotes Skyler Roussel to director of business development

Haydon promotes Skyler Roussel to director of business development

Roussel has been instrumental in key Haydon projects, notably contributing to successes like Mansel Carter Oasis Park in Queen Creek and Gilbert Regional Park.
Things to do: SRP to bring tons of snow to Phoenix Zoo animals July 19, offers admission discounts

Things to do: SRP to bring tons of snow to Phoenix Zoo animals July 19, offers admission discounts

Snow for the animals at the Phoenix Zoo
will take place on Friday, July 19 from 7 to 11 a.m. This year, SRP customers can receive a $10 discount on zoo admission on Fridays and Saturdays now until Sept. 6.
Mici celebrates 20 years of Italian cuisine at Queen Creek location

Mici celebrates 20 years of Italian cuisine at Queen Creek location

"At Mici, our recipes have been in our family for generations. Italian family life revolves around the dinner table—if you’re sharing a meal at our Queen Creek location, we hope you feel like a part of our family,” said Jeff Miceli, founder of Mici Italian.
Kicking off the 2024–25 school year at QCUSD

Kicking off the 2024–25 school year at QCUSD

The Queen Creek Unified School District will welcome 15,000 students to the district's 14 schools this school year, with an additional elementary school currently under construction. The first day of school is Monday, July 22.
Friends of the Week: These 2 gorgeous girls are seeking to shower unconditional love on willing human/s

Friends of the Week: These 2 gorgeous girls are seeking to shower unconditional love on willing human/s

We've been searching for several weeks for another family that can allow us to remain together, and provide us a loving home. If we don't find a family soon, we will have to be separated.
Councilmember Dawn Oliphant appointed by governor to Arizona Department of Revenue Municipal Tax Code Commission

Councilmember Dawn Oliphant appointed by governor to Arizona Department of Revenue Municipal Tax Code Commission

The Municipal Tax Code Commission consists of nine mayors and council members of cities or towns that have adopted the Model City Tax Code. Of these individuals, five are appointed by the governor. The commission is created through state statue and considers important business related to the Model City Tax Code. They also develop an annual report for the Arizona Legislature.
Mom, Interrupted: I fought the algorithm, and the algorithm won

Mom, Interrupted: I fought the algorithm, and the algorithm won

According to Facebook you should have noticed a distinct feeling of ease because The Mighty FB Algorithm rescued you from me, and I’m betting you didn’t even know you were in danger. Well, two can play at this game, O Mighty Facebook: I’m not sure I like you very much right now, either.
Queen Creek Fire & Medical Department hosts promotion ceremony

Queen Creek Fire & Medical Department hosts promotion ceremony

“This ceremonial promotional ceremony recognizes the dedication and commitment of our membership,” shared QCFMD Chief Vance Gray. “Many of these individuals were officially promoted months ago, serving our community with compassion in a new role for months before being recognized. This selfless service is what the Queen Creek Fire and Medical Department stands for – keeping the community and one another safe."