DC Ranch supports Scottsdale Bond Questions 1, 2 and 3

On behalf of the DC Ranch community-at-large, the DC Ranch Community Council announced its support of the three bond measures that will be on Scottsdale’s November ballot. DC Ranch is a master-planned community composed of nearly 7,000 residents in north Scottsdale. The bonds will fund 58 projects which are spread throughout the entire city and address a variety of areas … Read More

Guest Editorial: Arizona Attorney Mark Brnovich Evolves on Marijuana

By Recker McDowell — Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich has evolved when it comes to marijuana. Technology start up ALTA is now part of Brnovich’s Fintech Sandbox program. The Arizona effort allows innovative companies to start operating and test out their business models as they gain state licenses. ALTA’s innovation is that it offers digital payment solutions to medical marijuana … Read More

Guest Editorial: Deep and Diverse Community Support Grows for Scottsdale Bond Campaign

By Recker McDowell — The campaign in favor of three Scottsdale bond questions on the November ballot is seeing diverse support. That support is manifesting itself in different ways from different supporters. The For The Best Scottsdale Campaign: Vote Yes on Questions 1, 2 and 3 has picked up public safety endorsements. The Scottsdale Fire Fighters Association and Police Officers … Read More

Guest Editorial: WestWorld In Line to Host Equestrian World Championships & How The Scottsdale Bonds Can Help Venue Attract More Key Events

By Recker McDowell — WestWorld of Scottsdale has been named the only U.S. venue among 10 worldwide locations being considered to host parts of the Federation Equestre Internationale World Championships in 2022. FEI is the international governing body for equestrian events. WestWorld is competing with equestrian and sports venues in the Netherlands, Denmark, United Arab Emirates, Italy, Ireland and other … Read More

Guest Editorial: Chandler Looks to Grow Downtown, Become Next Restaurant Destination

By Recker McDowell — Downtown Chandler is looking to make its mark by becoming the region’s next culinary destination. That follows on the success of the restaurants and bars at Gilbert’s Heritage District and the popular food and entertainment scene in Old Town Scottsdale. Chandler’s downtown is at Arizona Avenue and Boston Street. It already features some restaurants and has … Read More