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Peoria, Arizona is located in Maricopa County. Zip codes in Peoria, AZ include 85385, 85383, and 85380. The median home price in Peoria is $270,000 which is roughly $113/per square foot. More Peoria information.

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10 hrs ago | KTVK Phoenix

Parents frustrated over possibility of mold in classrooms

Some parents in the Valley are deeply concerned about the possibility of mold inside their children's classrooms. And with the chance of more rain on the way, it has added a sense of urgency at Terramar Elementary near Happy Valley and 67th Avenue in Peoria.

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20 hrs ago | Security Systems News

Huntington Capital likes the security space

The $3 million that Huntington Capital, a private equity firm based here, recently loaned to door-knocking company Envision Security marks Huntington's first foray into the security space, but more such investments could be in its future. Frank Mora, principal at Huntington, told Security Systems News: "If there's an opportunity that we like, we'll definitely do the same thing again.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Fatal Loop 202 accident victim identified

Police say a Peoria man was not wearing a helmet when he was thrown from his Harley Davidson Saturday on the Loop 202. Fatal Loop 202 accident victim identified Police say a Peoria man was not wearing a helmet when he was thrown from his Harley Davidson Saturday on the Loop 202.

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KTVK Phoenix

Girl, 8, hospitalized after getting hit by truck

PEORIA. Ariz. -- An eight-year-old girl has a long road to recovery. She was critically injured after she was hit by a truck while riding her bicycle home from school last Friday near 69th and Peoria avenues.

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KTVK Phoenix

Eight year old still in hospital after getting hit by pickup truck

An eight-year-old girl has a long road to recovery. She was critically injured after she was hit by a truck while riding her bike home from school last Friday near 69th avenue and Peoria.

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The San Diego Union-Tribune

Prized catcher on instructional roster

The front exterior of the renovated spring training headquarters of the Padre as the first day of spring training began for the Padres with pitchers and catchers reporting for their physicals. - Earnie Grafton The front exterior of the renovated spring training headquarters of the Padre as the first day of spring training began for the Padres with pitchers and catchers reporting for their physicals.

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KTVK Phoenix

Eight year old still in hospital after getting hit by pickup truck

An eight-year-old girl has a long road to recovery. She was critically injured after she was hit by a truck while riding her bike home from school last Friday near 69th avenue and Peoria.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Prized catcher on instructional roster

The front exterior of the renovated spring training headquarters of the Padre as the first day of spring training began for the Padres with pitchers and catchers reporting for their physicals. - Earnie Grafton The front exterior of the renovated spring training headquarters of the Padre as the first day of spring training began for the Padres with pitchers and catchers reporting for their physicals.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Terramar School parents protest storm damage

Terramar School parents protest storm damage PHOENIX -- The record-breaking storm this week stirred up a protest at Terramar Elementary School in Peoria. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1tJ92yp Air quality and mold pre-tests revealed no mold and showed the building is safe for students and staff, according to the interim principal The leader of the school's Parent Teacher Student Association said the district has neglected a widespread mold problem that makes teachers sick and leaves children with headaches.

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The Arizona Republic

Business openings around Phoenix

Arizonans in search of a bed for a good night's rest now have one more place to shop. Houston-based Mattress Firm Holding Corp., a fast-growing retailer, opened its largest store in Scottsdale this month and plans to open another store Sept.

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The Arizona Republic

Shooting at busy Peoria shopping center injures 1

One man was shot in a busy shopping center in Peoria Thursday night after two groups of people who knew each other got into an altercation, according to Peoria police. Shooting at busy Peoria shopping center injures 1 One man was shot in a busy shopping center in Peoria Thursday night after two groups of people who knew each other got into an altercation, according to Peoria police.

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The Arizona Republic

Peoria City Council incumbent sues heading to run-off

Peoria City Council incumbent sues heading to run-off Peoria City Council incumbent heading to run-off election for longtime seat. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1rZHI2L Peoria resident Sabin Sturz, a supporter of fellow Mesquite candidate Ben Toma, challenged Krieger's candidacy, claiming he didn't have enough valid signatures and that his paperwork didn't specify which council district he was running for.

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The Arizona Republic

Loop 303 improvements coming in Northwest Valley

Big improvements coming to Loop 303 in Northwest Valley Major construction projects are happening on Loop 303 in a key part of the Northwest Valley Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1tHmHGd Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer cuts the ribbon during the dedication of the new Loop 303/I-10 interchange in Goodyear on Aug. 16, 2014. Cyclists and pedestrians got an up-close look at the Loop 303/I-10 interchange Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

KTAR

Nine Arizona cities named among best places to retire

Arizona is host to a great deal of young people, with it having one of the fastest-growing cities in the nation as well as having a number of universities and colleges. But a new study by WalletHub , a financial social network, finds Arizona to be of the best places to retire as well.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

The Arizona Republic

10 most crash-prone intersections in the West Valley

Leonard Clarkdrove his new Nissan on West Valley roads for just three months before a car slammed into him near Bell Road and I-17, slicing off his bumper a few years ago. "I pulled over for a firetruck and some guy just ran right into me," said Clark, 50, a longtime west Phoenix resident.

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The Arizona Republic

10 most crash-prone intersections in the West Valley

Leonard Clarkdrove his new Nissan on West Valley roads for just three months before a car slammed into him near Bell Road and I-17, slicing off his bumper a few years ago. "I pulled over for a firetruck and some guy just ran right into me," said Clark, 50, a longtime west Phoenix resident.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Verde Independent

Former schools chiefs turn backs on state superintendent nominee

Saying Diane Douglas is "promoting a sort of a paranoia,' former state schools chief Lisa Graham Keegan, elected as a Republican, is backing Democrat David Garcia for the top education post. Keegan told Capitol Media Services that much of her decision is based on Douglas' almost singular focus in trying to kill the Common Core academic standards that Arizona and other states have adopted.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Review: Theater Works' 'I Get a Kick Out of Cole'

Review: Theater Works' 'I Get a Kick Out of Cole' Porter's frothy fare weighed down by too many facts, too much vibrato. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1okXQoi For any theater in need of a crowd-pleaser, a musical revue is low-hanging fruit.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Police: Evicted tenant arrested after robbing homeowner

Police: Evicted tenant arrested after robbing homeowner Peoria police say Dennis Shofler was hiding in a closet with a knife at his former home. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1rQIT4z An evicted tenant was arrested early Friday afternoon after he robbed his former landlord and triggered a police pursuit, according to officials.

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The Arizona Republic

Raw video: Four people injured in Peoria collision

Four people were injured in a Peoria collision Friday morning after two SUVs collided near the intersection of 75th and Peoria avenues. Raw video: Four people injured in Peoria collision Four people were injured in a Peoria collision Friday morning after two SUVs collided near the intersection of 75th and Peoria avenues.

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Flash Flood Watch for Maricopa County was issued at September 16 at 2:26AM MST

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