Posted on June 11, 2014 at 12:17 PM
Wal-Mart Grand opening
The new Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market is located at 115 E. Dunlap Ave. This store will be open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Gilbert ranked Top Place to live.
The quality of Gilbert's school system ranked second among the nation's largest cities.
"These recent rankings confirm what residents have long embraced - Gilbert is a first-class community for families to live, learn, and thrive," said Gilbert Mayor John Lewis.
New Social Network for fire fighters
The Phoenix Fire Department today is announcing a partnership with Nextdoor
, a private social network for neighborhoods, to foster citywide and neighborhood-specific communications with residents.
Gilbert brewer named Best in the World
A Gilbert craft brewing company that got its start with a successful funding campaign online is earning accolades from beer lovers. The Arizona Wilderness Brewing Co. was named Best New Brewery in the World earlier this year by consumer-review site, RateBeer.com. The brewery got its start by raising $43,000 with a campaign on Kickstarter, a website to generate funding from the public for
New Job Fair
Today at the Cox Arizona office and Thursday. Located at 1550 W. Deer Valley Road in Phoenix.
Cox is recruiting for more than 400 full-time sales positions for Avondale and Phoenix locations.
Interested candidates can apply online now at the Cox website's Careers page found at www.Cox.com
ASU Career Fair
ASU Career Services is offering a summer career fair series of events for ASU students, recent graduates and alumni of all majors June 11 and July 21.
Prospective employers from a variety of local, regional and national companies will be available to educate attendees about local job opportunities and recruit for full-time, part-time and internship positions. "The summer career fair series is designed to connect job seekers with professional opportunities," said Elaine Stover, director of ASU Career Services. "This is an excellent opportunity for students to interact with local business managers and network with professionals in their chosen fields."
Today - 10 a.m. - noon,
ASU Downtown Phoenix, A.E. England Building Online registration is preferred.
The American Legion in Phoenix
This week The American Legion is in Phoenix to set up a Veterans Crisis Command Center to help veterans and family members affected by the health-care scandal at the city's Veterans Affairs (VA) medical center. The crisis center, located at American Legion Post 1 on 364 N. 7th Ave., Opened its doors at noon on June 10.