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Carefree thwarts Thunderbird Art and Wine Festivala s attempt to short town
CAREFREE With council members John Crane and Melissa Price absent, council got into a somewhat contentious exchange with Judi Combs , CEO of the Thunderbird Art and Wine Festival, on Tuesday evening over her permit applications that attempted to short the town 10 percent from the customary 25 percent in gate fees it has received for over 20 years, ... (more)
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Dominion Real Estate Partners, Arizonaa s Real Estate Brokerage,...
Dominion Real Estate Partners, Arizona's Real Estate Brokerage, awards its Carefree Office with three top awards at annual meeting SCOTTSDALE Dominion Real Estate Partners honored Carefree/Cave Creek Licensed Office Owner/Manager, Stephanie McNeely , with its highest award, "Highest Office Volume & Number of Transactions Sold, 2013" at the annual ... (more)
Cave Creek Rodeo seeking financial assistance
Fiesta Days Rodeo sold out all three shows with standing room only but still had to turn away 500 rodeo fans CAVE CREEK Traci Casale , president of the Cave Creek Pro Rodeo Association , took to the podium during Call to the Public during Monday night's council meeting to make a plea to the town for some monetary assistance.
Citizen calls Trenka s use of public money immoral
Lipsky said he was curious what council and the town attorney have to say about this 'immoral and possibly illegal act' CAVE CREEK Council voted unanimously to approve the consent agenda, which included the cancellation of the Aug. 18 and Sept.
Planning chair to mull expanding ranch use to residential districts
Bryda stated he wasn't sure about that yet and wanted to mull it over before asking staff to craft any language CAVE CREEK Just prior to the July 17 planning commission meeting, Planning Director Ian Cordwell stated Commissioner John Ford sent him an e-mail earlier that day saying he resigned from the commission.
Happy Nat'l Hot Dog Day! 3 best spots in Valley
Tuesday's a hot one, but not because of the temperature -- it's because it is National Hot Dog Day! Sure we are far away from the delicious taste of an East Coast dog, but we have plenty of hot dog joints right here in the Valley that will satisfy your cravings.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
The Arizona Republic
Quagga mussel being found in Cave Creek water pumps
Quagga mussel being found in Cave Creek water pumps Cave Creek battles invasive quagga mussel in its water-delivery system Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1rw8ZZf Quagga mussels can clog water intakes at power plants and canals, requiring costly removal methods like manual scraping and power-washing.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
The Daily Courier
Arizona struggles with shortage of established public school teachers
Arizona has been grappling with a shortage of established teachers in public schools across the state, according to education officials.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
The Arizona Republic
Northeast Valley schools scramble to finish big projects
Northeast Valley schools scramble to finish big projects Several schools in Northeast Valley scramble to finish big projects before kids come back Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1mkZrZk Money source: A bank loan that will be paid back out of the per-pupil funding the charter schools receive.
Foothills Food Bank & Resource Center to offer employment assistance
CAVE CREEK Foothills Food Bank and Resource Center will offer Team Job Search to its customers who seek employment in the Cave Creek/Carefree area.
July 16, 2014
CAVE CREEK On July 1, Utilities Manager David Prinzhorn declared a "Code Red Water Emergency" to which Town Marshall Adam Stein responded by sending out a "Cave Creek Utility Alert" stating, "Due to unforeseen repairs of several pumps combined with excessive temperatures and increased usage over the holiday period, please curtail any excess water ... (more)
Wed Jul 16, 2014
In compliance with the zoning ordinance
CAVE CREEK The zoning ordinance only allows for construction of accessory buildings if there is an existing principal use or a building permit has been issued for that principal use.
Business to Business
Guy Baker is the owner and a pharmacist at Infinite Care Pharmacy which opened its doors in late 2012 in the space previously occupied by Tatum Drugs.
Thorstenson believes animals were poisoned
CAVE CREEK Sonoran News finally caught up with T.C. Thorstenson, owner of Hogs N' Horses Saloon, last week to find out what happened to two of his buffaloes, a 9-year-old that died on July 2 and a 4-year-old that died on July 6. Despite myriad rumors, Thorstenson said, "I think someone poisoned them."
Rep. Heather Carter cana t seem to quash her opposition
CAVE CREEK Rep. Heather Carter, R-Dist. 15, has been facing a lot of heat since she was elected to the House of Representatives for being anything but the Republican she claimed to be.
Edward Jones Financial Advisor wins award for outstanding year
Natasha H. Palmatier, of the financial services firm Edward Jones, recently won the firm's coveted Ted Jones Prospecting Award, which recognizes financial advisors who achieve high levels of success early in their careers.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Rainfall Totals: How much rain fell near you?
Storms brought windy conditions, ran and, in some spots hail, to parts of the Valley.
Fitch Affirms Cave Creek USD No. 93 (AZ) GOs at 'AA'; Outlook Stable
93, Arizona bonds: TAX BASE RECOVERY: The recessionary decline in the area's construction and housing markets led to a sharp drop in the tax base post-recession, reflecting a two-year lag in actual economic performance.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
The Arizona Republic
Cave Creek buffalo death prompts investigation
Cave Creek buffalo death prompts investigation Cave Creek buffalo death outside rodeo-themed restaurant launches PETA and MCSO inquiry Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1lYXMID Harvey Wallbanger Jr. , seen pictured with owner Collin "T.C." Thorstenson, was a publicity draw at the Hogs N' Horses restaurant in Cave Creek.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
MCSO and Rural/Metro respond to man lying under tree
CAVE CREEK The holiday weekend was a big one for the town of Cave Creek. On Thursday, July 3, fireworks were shot off from on the hill behind Harold's and again on Friday, July 4 behind the post office.