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Insurer picks Gilbert for expanded area footprint

GSN NEWS STAFF Progressive Casualty Insurance has picked Gilbert to widen its footprint in the Valley. NAI Horizon represented the national insurance provider in a pair of long-term leases at The Reserve at San Tan and...

Big changes coming to the screen at Harkins Santan Village

GSN NEWS STAFF Some fancy upgrades are coming to one of Gilbert’s movie houses this year. Harkins Theatres last week announced a major remodel of Harkins Santan Village as part of a company-wide $150-million remodeling initiative...

Peacock Wine Bar opening here this week

By DAVID M. Brown GSN Contributor Peacocks are celebrated for their uniqueness in the animal kingdom, and at noon next Saturday, Aug. 24, Tracy Schoenley and Richard Wallace will celebrate the opening of their own unique...

Gilbert store jamming with sweet flavors

By CECILIA CHAN GSN Managing Editor Fawn Reed is spreading her love of jam in Gilbert. The San Tan Valley woman recently opened Mama Baer’s at 891 North Val Vista Drive, Gilbert, where she makes and sells...

Mattress retailer finds brick-and-mortar success

GSN NEWS STAFF Amerisleep began as an online retailer in 2010, but did something many retailers are actually moving away from: it created a brick-and-mortar store. After opening its first physical location in Gilbert two years...

SanTan Mall likely getting luxury apartments

By Cecilia Chan GSN Managing Editor A developer wants to build 214 luxury apartment units at the SanTan Village Regional Mall. Gilbert Town Council is scheduled Sept. 5 to consider Westcor’s rezoning request for 7.61 acres located...

Global Bikes rode to success on cycle expertise

By KAYLA RUTLEDGE GSN Staff Writer A local bike shop is making sure that summer heat doesn’t prevent people from staying stay active and getting outside. Global Bikes, with locations in Chandler, Gilbert and Ahwatukee, provides various...

Gilbert men’s Hawaiian eatery winning fans

By Coty Dolores Miranda GSN Contributor A touch of Hawaii came to Ahwatukee a little over a month ago as Gilbert resident Keith Lawler opened Moku Hawaiian Grill – quickly generating a rush of business that...

Mercy Gilbert marks milestone for pavilion construction

GSN NEWS STAFF Dignity Health Mercy Gilbert Medical Center and Phoenix Children’s Hospital marked a milestone last week as the final steel beam of its new Women’s and Children’s Pavilion was set into place. The state-of-the-art...

High-tech swim school eyes Gilbert

By PAUL MARYNIAK GSN Executive Editor Chris DeJong may have missed the qualifying for the U.S. swim team in the 2004 and 2008 Olympics by a few seconds, but so far, he’s not missing out on...