Ghost tours scare businesses off during COVID pandemic

Larry Widen, a guide with Ghost City Tours, recounts some of the ghost sightings that allegedly occurred in the window of the Tombstone Motel behind him. (Photo by Brock Blasdell / Cronkite News) Sparse, thematic lighting illuminates a strip of Western-themed restaurants, bars, and souvenir shops on Allen Street. (Photo …

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Winner of a scholarship eager to give back to the community

GCU student Angel Cervantes is a scholarship recipient whose goal is to give back to the community by entering law enforcement. By Mike KilenCUU Information Office Angel Cervantes‘parents own the aptly named Hard Knocks Gym. While competitive boxers train at the Western Phoenix Gymnasium, other young people with problems at …

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Oil chiefs set to testify at historic congressional hearing | Government and Politics

Darren Woods, President and CEO of Exxon, condemned McCoy’s statements and said the company is keeping its commitment to working to find solutions to climate change. Woods is among the chief executives scheduled to testify Thursday, alongside BP America CEO David Lawler, Chevron CEO Michael Wirth, and Shell president Gretchen …

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Don Paul: A nice weather window before the next rains | Forecasts

The Atlantic Reversal Meridional Circulation, or AMOC, continues to show signs of slowing due to climate change. A new study summarized in Science Daily provides more evidence that melting freshwater ice from the Greenland glaciers and ice cap dilutes the salinity of North Atlantic waters. The more salty waters are …

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ICON and Lennar to Create Largest 3D Printed Community in Texas

ICON continues to make its mark in the construction 3D printing industry. The construction technology company announced this week that it is partnering with Lennar and BIG-Bjarke Ingels Group to create the largest community of 3D printed homes to date. They will make the community of 100 homes in Austin, …

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Our Town: Poker run supports the Marana Police Department this weekend | Brighten up

Get out there and enjoy the third edition of the Together We Ride Poker Run on October 30th. This event will run from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and will support the Marana Police Department and the Southern Arizona Law Enforcement Foundation, also known as SALEF. Motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles and …

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WEIS Radio | Local and regional news, sports and weather »Senate confirms Cindy McCain, former GOP Senator Jeff Flake as ambassadors

OlegAlbinksy / iStock (WASHINGTON) – Three of President Joe Biden’s top candidates were confirmed for ambassadorial post by the Senate on Tuesday. Former Senator Jeff Flake, an Arizona Republican who stepped down in 2019, has been confirmed as Ambassador to Turkey, while former Democratic Senator Tom Udall of New Mexico …

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Officials describe threats after 2020 election | SiouxlandProud | Sioux City, IA

through: JONATHAN J. COOPER, Associated Press Posted: Oct 26, 2021 / 6:20 PM CDT / Update: Oct 26, 2021 / 6:20 PM CDT PHOENIX (AP) – Election officials told a congressional committee on Tuesday that they had received blatant threats to their security since the 2020 election and warned that …

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18,000 acres in planned community of Estrella sold for $ 212.5 million

Harvard Investments, Toll Brothers and Värde Partners announced today that they have formed a joint venture to acquire the remaining undeveloped land at Estrella, a planned mixed-use community located in Goodyear, Arizona. The acquisition includes over 18,000 acres of licensed land. This purchase is one of the largest acquisitions of …

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Maintenance building burns down in Green Valley retirement community | Local News

A two-alarm fire in Green Valley on Monday night set the roof of a retirement community maintenance building ablaze and forced local firefighters to temporarily call for backup while its firefighters put out the blaze. According to Green Valley Fire District officials, something inside a maintenance building at the La …

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