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New VP discusses Gilbert hospital’s expansion

By COLLEEN SPARKS GSN Staff Writer A highly experienced healthcare executive resident and mother of young twins is steering the growth and development of expanded services...

Vegan cinnamon rolls coming to Gilbert

By Cecilia Chan GSN Managing Editor A bakery offering vegan cinnamon rolls tailored to suit just about any taste bud is coming to Gilbert. Cinnaholic is opening...

Gilbert couple rents out a sleepover on wheels

By CEcILLA CHAN GSN Managing Editor Hosting a sleepover for their 11-year-old daughter’s birthday party gave birth to a new business venture for a Gilbert couple. Chris...

News

Yentes, Taylor vote against town budget

GSN NEWS STAFF Gilbert adopted a $1.04 billion budget and boosted the secondary property tax levy to $24 million for the fiscal year that begins...

Blandford Homes buying auctioned town land

By Cecilia Chan GSN Managing Editor A Gilbert developer is in escrow for 63.5 acres of town land at the southwest corner of Greenfield and Germann...

Lawmakers explore new allowance strategy

By Howard Fischer Capitol Media Services Stunned by the governor’s veto of a measure opposed by all but one of Gilbert's six legislators, some lawmakers already...

Neighbors

Gilbert will turn up the heat on feral-cat feeders

By Cecilia Chan, GSN Managing Editor Gilbert’s park staff will step up enforcement of a feeding ban on feral cats on town property. Parks and Recreation...

GPS to state: Students need more support

Gilbert, other EV students plead for help. By Cecilia Chan. GSN Managing Editor Students asked for help and Gilbert Public Schools Governing Board delivered by passing...

Gilbert yoga group expanding its reach

By Cecilla Chan, GSN Managing Editor Rooted Community Yoga Project is taking the ancient practice that connects the body, breath and mind out of the...

Gilbert woman can take a ‘snapshot’ of bodily systems

By PAUL MARYNIAK, GSN Executive Editor When your overall health is an issue, there’s no such thing as too much information. Jennifer Douglass is bringing another...

Gilbert Museum gearing up for big gala

By Srianthi Perera, GSN Contributor HD South, home of the Gilbert Historical Museum, is gearing up to present its seventh annual fundraising gala just as...

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...

Gilbert fundraiser aims to help impoverished region

Gilbert Sun News Staff The public can get an insight of the daily struggles of families living in Mozambique and help do something about it...

Education tax ruling fuels campaign against 2 state justices

By Howard Fischer Capitol Media Services Upset with a ruling that knocked a tax hike for education off the ballot, some education advocates are trying...