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Asian-themed business cluster growing here
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Asian-themed business cluster growing here

July 21st, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Staff Writer The number of Asian-themed businesses is increasing around the Chandler Boulevard and Dobson Road intersection. It’s not by accident. The increase in Asian-themed businesses is meant to serve the...
Going to the dogs makes sense at this business
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Going to the dogs makes sense at this business

July 20th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Staff Writer It seems like such a no-brainer, you have to wonder why someone didn’t think of the idea sooner: A cool place for dogs to play when the sun is hot and their coats won’t come off sounds perfect....
Bug & Weed Mart thrives with family
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Bug & Weed Mart thrives with family

June 25th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Alex Gallagher Staff Writer Like most things, it started with a need, Owner Jim LaBrie likes to tell people about how he founded Bug & Weed Mart over 40 years ago. LaBrie had been teaching at Alhambra High School and felt...
Historic EV restaurant moves to Chandler
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Historic EV restaurant moves to Chandler

June 24th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Staff Writer It’s not often a 55-year-old restaurant gets to celebrate a grand opening, but that’s what La Fonda Mexican Restaurant did recently. The popular family-owned eatery decided to move to Chandler after...
Chandler yo-yo maker is the nation’s biggest
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Chandler yo-yo maker is the nation’s biggest

June 23rd, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Staff Writer Ask the owner of the nation’s largest yo-yo factory how’s business and he’ll likely give you a pun. “You know, it’s a business that has its ups and downs,” Hans Van Dan Elzen said. He owns the...
The Ostrich embodies passion of drink-making
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The Ostrich embodies passion of drink-making

June 11th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Staff Writer Hidden below Crust Simply Italian in Downtown Chandler, The Ostrich is all about fantasy. A prohibition-style space, The Ostrich is dark and harkens the city’s ostrich lore, but,...
Chandler gets state’s first indoor pickleball complex
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Chandler gets state’s first indoor pickleball complex

June 10th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
SANTAN SUN NEWS STAFF Arizona’s first indoor pickleball facility – and the largest of its kind in the nation – has opened in Chandler. The 15-court Pickleball on the northeast corner of Ray and Rural roads is open for play...
Clinic provides free dental, mental health care
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Clinic provides free dental, mental health care

June 10th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Staff Writer It’s no secret the pandemic caused a lot of stress for and children were not immune. Hygienists with the East Valley Community Dental Clinics noticed the problem last year and so they partnered with...
Hotel remodel brings a bit of Hawaii to Arizona Avenue
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Hotel remodel brings a bit of Hawaii to Arizona Avenue

May 28th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Staff Writer The Aloha boutique motel on Arizona Avenue in Chandler transformed many times on its way to a grand reopening with a Hawaiian motif. When owners Bill Simmonds and John Hylton first looked at the aging...
Mother-daughter duo expands Chandler tattoo removal shop
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Mother-daughter duo expands Chandler tattoo removal shop

May 25th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Josh Ortega Staff Writer It all started at a Cubs Spring Training in 2005 or was it 2006. Marci Zimmerman-White noticed fans taking off their shirt revealing a variety of old tattoos fading and barely recognizable. She said...