Arizona Legislature Singing Kumbaya on Education…For Now

As this year’s legislative session kicks into full swing, one issue is front and center this year: education. And in a strange twist, Republicans and Democrats are actually somewhat united on this issue…for now. But as the fight for control of the legislature, which leans ever so perilously on the side of the Republicans, heats up this year these agreements … Read More

Gov. Hobbs and Democrats Keep Moving to the Right on Immigration

By Ronald Sampson Any “old hats” who have followed politics for a while have undoubtedly seen the phenomenon of how political performance level at the national level impacts that at the state and local level. For instance, if a President is incredibly popular, lower-level politicians of the same party will do their best to ride the coattails, to match styles … Read More

Speakers’ Corner: Russell “Rusty” Bowers

This is a place where free speech and public debate are welcomed and encouraged. The Speakers’ Corner originated in the mid-19th century at London’s Hyde Park. The concept spread worldwide both physically and now virtually. Here at the Arizona Progress & Gazette, we are presenting this platform in the form of question-and-answer style interviews with people who have had a … Read More

Arizona’s Attainable Housing Leader Greenlight Communities Welcomes Andy Paulus as the New Acquisitions Manager

 Greenlight Communities, the Arizona-based real estate developer dedicated to constructing attainable and affordable rental housing, proudly announces the newest addition to its team, Andy Paulus, who assumes the role of Acquisitions Manager. Bringing a wealth of experience to his new position, Paulus’ focus will be to assist in the acquisition of land sites that align with Greenlight’s vision. His professional journey within … Read More

Guest Editorial: A Potential Looming Crisis for Seniors

By Jaime Roberts and David Voepel Thirty-six percent of Arizona’s population is seniors – more than 2.5 million residents. Of those 2.5 million, thousands are residents in our long term care facilities. It takes an army of devoted caregivers to look after our seniors, and their commitment to serve is unmatched. The long term care profession is at a critical … Read More

Private Client Group at Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty Brings Buyer and Closes the Highest Sale Within Scottsdale’s Silverleaf Since June 2022

Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty Agent Zoya Pedenko and Frank Aazami Represented the Buyer of This Nearly $14 Million Estate in Scottsdale  Arizona’s luxury leader Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty has successfully closed another record-breaking sale and now the highest sale within the coveted Silverleaf community since June 2022. The remarkable residence, located at 21297 N 110th Way, has set a new benchmark … Read More