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HeroPreneur program helps veterans build a future

By Kristine Cannon Staff   The HeroPreneur National Veteran Business Summit, a three-day event for military veterans, returns to Phoenix for its second year. HeroPreneur supports veterans by...

Gilbert shirt company offers ‘hope’ for Children’s Hospital

By Cecilla Can GSN Managing Editor   A Gilbert-based T-shirt company has partnered with two Valley nonprofits to spread “hope.” Junkie Threads last month teamed up with Phoenix...

Crayola colors Fashion Center a hot spot

By Colleen Sparks GSN Staff Writer   Creative minds will be able to play with color and express their individuality in a new Crayola Experience retail and...

News

Gilbert lawmaker gets House leadership post

By Howard Fischer, Capitol Media Services Gilbert state Rep. Warren Petersen last week was chosen majority leader of the State House by his colleagues, and...

Town faces $8M in fixes for disabled people

By Cecilia Chan, GSN Managing Editor Gilbert took a good look at how accessible its amenities such as parks, buildings and bus stops are for...

Neighbors riled by church’s plan to sell land to home builder

By Cecilia Chan, GSN Managing Editor A church’s plan to sell land to a developer to build 52 single-family homes has residents from the three...

Neighbors

Gilbert contractor faces sentencing for stiffing homeowners

By Cecilia Chan, GSN Managing Editor An unlicensed Gilbert contractor who did shoddy work or walked off the job after taking homeowners’ money faces sentencing...

Council approves higher water bills

By Cecilia Chan, GSN Managing Editor Gilbert residents will soon be paying more money every time they flush the toilet or drink a glass of...

Gilbert woman wants her near-death experience to help others

By Srianthi Perera, GSN Contributor As a child growing up in New York City, Joy Sackstein said she was frequently visited by “other beings” who...