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Cornhole business grows into new venue
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Cornhole business grows into new venue

August 5th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Josh Ortega Staff Writer It started as a backyard game and is becoming a full-blown business this fall in Gilbert for Todd Kisicki and his wife, Erin. The couple opened KB Kornhole Games seven years ago and since then their...
Rotary mag features Sun Lakes Rotarians
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Rotary mag features Sun Lakes Rotarians

August 5th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
Dr. Honora Norton Guest Writer Rotary International’s Rotary Magazine, with over 1.2 worldwide subscribers, recently featured the Rotary Clubs of Gilbert and Sun Lakes as champions of a Navajo Water Project. In 2016, members of...
3 Chandler retail centers sell in separate big deals
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3 Chandler retail centers sell in separate big deals

August 4th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
SanTan Sun News Staff Three Chandler shopping centers – including The Falls at Ocotillo – changed owners this month in multimillion-dollar deals. The Krausz Companies, a national real estate investment and management company...
Granddad’s avocado legacy inspires restaurant
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Granddad’s avocado legacy inspires restaurant

August 4th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Arizonan Managing Editor A new Chandler restaurant is taking advantage of some family history and America’s love affair with a certain fruit. Patent 139 Brewing Company opened earlier this year and has adopted an...
College center probes ways for sustainability
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College center probes ways for sustainability

August 4th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Lisha Dunlap Contributor For Kendra Stanger, the desert is a surprising place with an impressive ecosystem. Stanger, coordinator of the Environmental Technology Center at Chandler-Gilbert Community College, helps students...
Larissa Blanchard ready for big senior track season
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Larissa Blanchard ready for big senior track season

August 3rd, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Zach Alvira Sports Editor Growing up in Ahwatukee, Larissa Blanchard took to soccer as her primary sport. There were moments where she believed her skills on the field would help lead her to college. That was her goal as she...
Chandler Council debates Juneteenth holiday cost
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Chandler Council debates Juneteenth holiday cost

August 3rd, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Managing Editor There is consensus on the Chandler City Council that it recognize the Juneteenth holiday in some fashion, but what form that will take remains up for debate. Council met for a work session July 11 to...
Chandler Unified also sees big budget increase
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Chandler Unified also sees big budget increase

August 3rd, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Managing Editor The Chandler Unified Governing Board got its first look at the real budget numbers for the 2022-23 school year last week and saw a lot more money and a falling tax rate. However, because of rising home...
Hartke, Orlando, Poston, Encinas keep early leads
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Hartke, Orlando, Poston, Encinas keep early leads

August 3rd, 2022 | by pmaryniak@timespublications.com
By Ken Sain Arizonan Managing Editor  It appears Chandler voters are sending Mayor Kevin Hartke and Councilman Matt Orlando back for another term as they continued holding today the seemingly insurmountable leads they...
Long lines greet back-to-school giveaway
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Long lines greet back-to-school giveaway

August 2nd, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Managing Editor Chandler’s Operation Back to School backpack giveaway is the largest in East Valley. It also remains a work in progress. For Our City Chandler hosts the annual event the weekend before classes begin...