Community Archive - SanTan Sun News - page 2

Community

New garage signals first sign of Overstreet project in downtown
0

New garage signals first sign of Overstreet project in downtown

September 25th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
Santan Sun News Staff Visitors to downtown Chandler now have a new place to park after the first structure of the much-heralded Overstreet project opened. A five-floor, 350-stall parking garage was opened at the northeast corner...
New workout studio coming to Ocotillo
0

New workout studio coming to Ocotillo

September 24th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
Santan Sun News Staff SPENGA, a workout studio that combines spin, strength and yoga in one 60-minute session, is coming to Ocotillo on Nov. 1. The studio, to be located at 1075 W. Queen Creek Road, boasts experienced instructors...
‘Phenomenon’ winner presents a show for all ages
0

‘Phenomenon’ winner presents a show for all ages

September 21st, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski, Staff Mike Super doesn’t consider being a magician a job. The “Phenomenon” winner feels like he won the jackpot. “I get to be a big kid and do what I love,” said Super, who plays Chandler...
Queen Creek celebrates history with Founders’ Day
0

Queen Creek celebrates history with Founders’ Day

September 20th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Laura Latzko, Contributor The town of Queen Creek was officially incorporated in 1989, but it has a much deeper history. Native American communities, homesteaders and immigrants made their home in the area that is now Queen...
Queen Creek shows off new 48-acre Mansel Carter Oasis Park
0

Queen Creek shows off new 48-acre Mansel Carter Oasis Park

September 19th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Parker Shea, Contributor A proud Queen Creek Mayor Gail Barney stood in front of the new Mansel Carter Oasis Park’s placid fishing lake and began the park’s ribbon-cutting ceremony this month by mentioning the park’s...
Gilbert man’s fraud scheme netted $6M, AG says
0

Gilbert man’s fraud scheme netted $6M, AG says

September 14th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Cecilla Chan, Staff A Gilbert man was due for an initial pretrial conference Oct. 9 in connection with charges he faces in a fraudulent loan scheme that allegedly bilked victims over $6 million, officials said. A state grand...
Furniture shop helps needy bridge gap
0

Furniture shop helps needy bridge gap

September 14th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Lee Shappell, Managing Editor Furniture that’s as good as new … at prices that can’t be beat … for a great cause, helping families and veterans who are on the street. At the new Got Legs Furniture & Décor Store in...
Christian Yoga founder sells clothing to help others
0

Christian Yoga founder sells clothing to help others

September 14th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Coty Dolores Miranda, Contributor Elena Porter is no Pollyanna, despite the similarity with the name of Eleanor Porter, author of “Polyanna.” The 1913 novel, which spawned a series of books, is the basis of what’s still...
Artwalk end draws mixed reaction here
0

Artwalk end draws mixed reaction here

September 14th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Colleen Sparks, Managing Editor Downtown Chandler’s art walk is ending, at least for now, while new entertainment aimed at attracting different crowds will be added to this busy part of the city. The changes are happening...
Manhole upgrades will cost city nearly $1M
0

Manhole upgrades will cost city nearly $1M

September 13th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Colleen Sparks, Managing Editor The City of Chandler is spending nearly $1 million to rehabilitate 56 manholes with the goal of making them stronger and extending their lives. The City Council last month approved a contract...