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U.S. District Judge Finds That Joe Arpaio's Department Engages in Racial Profiling
Looks like Joe Arpaio, who calls himself "America's Toughest Sheriff," will have to stand down for a little while now.
Wed May 22, 2013
Town settles attorney fees, restructures WIFA loans
Esser stated, 'I certainly support this After listening to the crowd, I'm not concerned about what you do in Pennsylvania or Hawaii' CAVE CREEK Councilman Steve Lamar arrived late to Monday's meeting and since he wasn't involved in the discussion, he didn't vote on the agenda item to approve $4,000 in attorneys' fees to settle the case ... (more)
May 9 campaign finance reports
The campaign finance reports are out and alters no predictions. This has to be the most money spent to get a council seat in Cave Creek ever.
Sat May 18, 2013
AZ man indicted in Idaho on wire fraud charges
Federal prosecutors say an Arizona man fraudulently wired $450,000 to his personal accounts through an Idaho-based Internet business, using the money to enrich himself, pay for his home and bolster his retirement and investment accounts.
Thu May 16, 2013
May 15, 2013
CAREFREE Skin. It's your body's biggest organ, and since it literally has you covered, it's important to return the favor.
Wed May 15, 2013
Unique way to commemorate Memorial Day and Fathera s Day
Sonoran News readers have been busy helping our community by donating to the Foothills Food Bank & Resource Center.
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Cave Creek happenings
VOTE YES FOR PROP 459 and for THOMAS McGUIRE! Thank you! You should know, if you don't already by people knocking on your door, the slate is going all out to defeat Proposition 459 and keep it as a scraggly never used residential parcel rather than a commercial, tax-producing, fast food place.
Thu May 09, 2013
Planning commission split on proposed RV Park
Applicant Mike Noonan , seated with his wife Rosanna and property owner T.C. Thorstenson, said the proposed OK Corral project is designed to be a low impact residential development that meets the requirements for commercial ranch use.
Wed May 08, 2013
AZ 'rock burglar' could get 200 years or more
A man nicknamed the "rock burglar" who eluded police for more than 17 years faces 200 years of more in prison when he's sentenced later this month.
Council reinstates water committee, mulls water deposit refunds
'Someone who's a homeowner and pays their bill should get their money back. That money does not belong to the town.' CAVE CREEK With councilmen Jim Bruce and Thomas McGuire absent and Councilman Steve LaMar needing to leave early, Mayor Vincent Francia moved agenda item number four, ratification of the appeal of attorneys' fees in the case of ... (more)
Open government more than just posting financials online
CAVE CREEK The town reviewed a presentation of the Junar Plus Package proposal for Open Books Software in response to Arizona's Open Data Initiative , which requires financial data transparency for local governments during the May 6 council meeting.
Call to the Public draws hostility and lies
Lopez said the town's credibility would be at risk after 'assuring' Ellison the funds for this project would be available to him CAVE CREEK Bob Moore cannot seem to get enough Sonoran News bashing in and now uses Call to the Public of council meetings for his audience.
Mon May 06, 2013
Phoenix New Times
Kevin Binkley Stiffed (Again) at the 2013 James Beard Awards
Tonight, the James Beard Foundation Awards, also known as the Oscars of the culinary world, announced this year's winners at the Awards Ceremony and Gala Reception at Lincoln Center's Avery Fisher Hall in New York City.
Wed May 01, 2013
Business to Business
CAREFREE Take it from someone savvy: "I truly believe it is a good time to buy real estate," Joanne Eannacone of Russ Lyon/Sotheby's opined.
Desert Harvest planned for Desert Awareness Park
A Desert Harvest Workshop on desert edibles and is being offered by the Desert Awareness Committee of the Foothills Community Foundation on Saturday, May 11 beginning at 8am at Desert Awareness Park, corner of Cave Creek and Vermeersch Rds., Cave Creek.
CAVE CREEK Cave Creek's Laundromat has been in operation since the 90s. Sonoran News leased space in the same shopping center from when it opened in 1994.
Cave Creek Charities host benefit for Joe Foss Institute
Cave Creek Charities, a local 501 3 organization will be hosting a dinner / dance on Friday, May 10, 2013 to benefit the Joe Foss Institute.
Desert Foothills Theater presents a oeDisneya s Aladdin, Jr.a running May 10 a " 19
CAVE CREEK Desert Foothills Theater , a program of the Foothills Community Foundation, presents "Disney's Aladdin, Jr." running Fri., May 10 through Sun., May 19 at Cactus Shadows Fine Arts Center, 33606 N. 60th Street, in North Scottsdale.
Desert Foothills Chapter, Arizona Archaeological Society
The Desert Foothills Chapter of the Arizona Archaeological Sociey is pleased to announce that Steve Hayden, son of famous archaeologist Julian Hayden, will be the guest speaker for the May 8 meeting, beginning at 7 p.m. at The Good Shepherd of the Hills Episcopal Church, 6502 E. Cave Creek Road, Cave Creek, Ariz.