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EDITOR'S NOTE — Aging America is a joint AP-APME project examining the aging of the baby boomers and the effect that this "silver tsunami" is having on the communities in which they live.
After the high-profile shooting of Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry in 2010, Scott Rollefstad felt he had to do something to help keep other agents safe.
Arizona's economic recovery is flattening out statewide, with job growth outside the Phoenix metro area for this year and next predicted to be anemic.
Growth and expansion over the last few years has made Banner Health the leading employer in the City of Mesa.
Dirty bathrooms, closed trails and longer lines at Grand Canyon National Park. Furloughs for thousands of civilian defense workers. Reduced health care access.
Health care is a business and economic driver in the East Valley, similar to the aerospace or defense industries. The health care sector makes effective use of private and public funds to create jobs, support ancillary services and support the purchase of local materials. Statewide, the hospital industry is 63 percent larger than the hospitality industry and 37 percent larger than the electronics and aerospace industries combined.
"Starfish Prime" from Chandler’s Basha Accelerated Middle School won the 14th annual Honeywell Fiesta Bowl Aerospace Challenge on Saturday at the Challenger Space Center Arizona in Peoria.
Astronauts from NASA will land across the Valley to participate in events for the public in the coming weeks. The astronauts, specifically chosen by NASA for these events, are in Arizona to promote and raise awareness on space programs and exploration — just as the state’s “SciTech Festival” fires its boosters.
A software development and marketing company based in Luxembourg has announced plans to open its U.S. headquarters and hire 200 people in metropolitan Phoenix.
Jacob and Jon Gonsalves, Ryan Tran, JonBlake Chua and George Wilkinson make up the Aerospace Challenge team from Chandler's Accelerated Middle School at Basha High that won the 2013 Honeywell Fiesta Bowl Aerospace Challenge. The students spent more than 300 hours researching and creating their ideal moon colony.
Living on the moon could include access to a golf course, balloon rides to telescopes and round-the-clock energy mining if a few East Valley students had their way.
The moon colony created by students at Tri-City Christian Academy includes a nine-hole Neil Armstrong executive golf course.
Taylor Ball of Chandler's Tri-City Christian Academy demonstrates the different elements of his team's space colony created for the Honeywell Fiesta Bowl Aerospace Challenge. Student projects are on display at Mesa's ASU Polytechnic through 4 p.m. Wednesday.
Samantha Thomas and Jaden Puckell of Mesa show off the moon colony display they created for the Honeywell Fiesta Bowl Aerospace Challenge. The five-member team from Madison and Wilson elementary schools spent five months coming up with innovative ideas to create a place for work and play on the moon.
Gilbert residents Jeff and Tanya Kline are quickly making their transition into the East Valley dry cleaning industry. The husband-and-wife business duo recently opened its third Lapels Dry Cleaning franchise store in just a few short months.
For more than 70 years, Falcon Field has spread its wings in east Mesa to remain in flight and serve not only its own community, but the world.
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Step back in time inside the Sentimental Journey, a World War II-era restored B-17 bomber considered to be the best such restored airplane in the world.
If you’re looking for the Mayor of Mesa, you won’t find him inside the box of old thinking.
While the big businesses in aerospace and defense like Honeywell and Boeing get a lot of the headlines, small companies form the East Valley’s backbone and growing business in the sector.
Speaking to a crowd of more than 220 people at a Chandler Chamber of Commerce dinner recognizing the city’s top 100 businesses and stakeholders on Tuesday, Chandler Mayor Jay Tibshraeny said he was stung by a scorpion a few weeks ago, an incident that became a story in a local newspaper.
Ronald Young, an employee at Boeing's plant in Mesa, fashions a pylon used to hold weapons on the AH64D attack helicopter. While larger firms like Boeing may garner most of the attention when it comes to the local defense or aerospace industry, a symposium on Oct. 16 at ASU Polytechnic in Mesa discussed how smaller businesses can break into the industry.
In a changing sector, a business accelerator symposium will be held Wednesday to help aerospace and defense small companies find a new direction to grow.
It’s a typical day along Boeing Co.’s production line turning out Apache AH-64D helicopters, new and remanufactured.