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Business

Gilbert bar recreates Prohibition with speakeasy format

By Cecilia Chan, GSN Managing Editor Nick Medina and Corey Potts have brought a touch of the Roaring Twenties to Gilbert’s entertainment district. They’re touting The...

Gilbert baker plans 3rd anniversary celebration

GSN NEWS STAFF “Let them eat cake” has been Chelsea Mellor’s mantra for three years. And to mark the third anniversary of her “Iced for Life”...

Discount grocery chain chooses Gilbert for Arizona debut

By Cecilia Chan, GSN Managing Editor A no-frills German discount-grocery chain that sells its own brand is making its first foray into Arizona with two...

News

Arete Prep charging behind nation-leading freshman QB

By zach alvira,GSN Sports Editor When Arete Preparatory Academy football coach Cord Smith was asked to resurrect the program in 2017 after a one-year hiatus,...

Most GPS, Higley schools get state A or B

By Cecilia Chan & Wayne Schutsky, GSN Stsff Writers Only two public schools in Gilbert earned a “C” in academic performance and need some improvement...

Jobs pouring into Gilbert, rest of East Valley

By Jason Stone, GSN Staff Writer Arizona job numbers are sizzling, in Gilbert as well as the entire region. A recent report from the East Valley...

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...