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Peoria, Arizona is located in Maricopa County. Zip codes in Peoria, AZ include 85385, 85383, and 85380. The median home price in Peoria is $269,900 which is roughly $114/per square foot. More Peoria information.

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6 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

Successful adaptations of West Valley historic buildings

Teachers and students used the elementary-school buildings in downtown Peoria from 1906, when the first two-room schoolhouse was built, until the 1970s.

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10 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

Historic buildings find new life in West Valley

Historic buildings find new life in West Valley Business owners, professionals, even cities are adapting historic buildings for new uses.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Peoria rescue crews search for person at Lake Pleasant

Peoria rescue crews were called to Lake Pleasant Tuesday afternoon by a man needing assistance who later told crews his friend was missing.

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The Arizona Republic

Chandler council moves forward with term-limit extension

Chandler council moves forward with term-limit extension Voters will decide whether council members can serve three consecutive four-year terms.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

MyFoxPhilly

Returning U.S. Army Soldier Surprised With Newly Remodeled Home

A member of the armed forces who is recovering from injuries in Afghanistan received a special homecoming surprise.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Male mentors turn out after Republic article

Big Brothers Big Sisters had a dearth of male volunteers in the West Valley. A Republic article has helped change that.

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The Arizona Republic

New restaurants and closings in June

New restaurants and closings in metro Phoenix in June Vig McCormick Ranch, Sumo Maya, and Freak'N Brewing Company are among the 13 newbies.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Challenger Space Center Arizona displays space suits

Challenger Space Center Arizona displays space suits Spacesuits and meteorites are on display at the Challenger Space Center in Peoria.

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The Arizona Republic

Independents week: Save at West Valley businesses

More than 20 West Valley businesses are participating in Local First Arizona's 12th annual Independents Week, for which they'll be offering 20 percent off their goods and services today through July 6. Independents week: Save at West Valley businesses More than 20 West Valley businesses are participating in Local First Arizona's 12th annual ... (more)

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Minors: Spangenberg in center at Eugene

Padres second baseman Cory Spangenberg throws home during a relay drill at spring training in Peoria, Ariz.

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The Arizona Republic

Fireworks law puts W. Valley officials, vendors at odds

Fireworks law puts W. Valley officials, vendors at odds West Valley officials worry over fireworks law, while vendors look forward to change.

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Business Journal

Walmart eyes Peoria parcel for Neighborhood Market store

The Peoria City Council could vote tomorrow on a proposed Walmart Neighborhood Market at 75th Avenue and Thunderbird Road.

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Business Journal

Walmart eyes Peoria parcel for Neighborhood Market store

The 41,800-square-foot store would be located on vacant land on the southeast corner of 75th and Thunderbird in the West Valley, said city spokesman Bo Larsen .

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The Arizona Republic

Luxury homes for less in West Valley communities

Home buyers are more discerning since the Great Recession made wasteful space unfashionable.

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The Arizona Republic

Near drowning in Peoria

An 8-year-old boy is in serious condition after he almost drowned in a pool in Peoria Sunday afternoon, officials said.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Peoria history: Railroad brought life to fledgling town

Peoria history: Railroad brought life to fledgling town Land baron used influence to get spur of Santa Fe, Prescott and Phoenix Railroad to Peoria Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1lylrnW A spur line of the Santa Fe, Prescott and Phoenix Railroad came to Peoria in 1895 and a small depot was built on 83rd Avenue just off Grand ... (more)

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The Arizona Republic

Seftel: Top 10 All-American eats in metro Phoenix

The Fourth of July is about celebrating all things American. And a big part of that celebration is enjoying our favorite foods.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

The Arizona Republic

West Valley cities see new development trend

West Valley cities seeing new trend: growing in, not out After the recession dramatically slowed expansive growth in the West Valley, more cities are seeing infill.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Vistancia's final phase begins

Vistancia's final phase will include approximately 3,500 homes in three areas: a 55 + community; a gated community and the family-friendly community.

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Chandler council may send term-limit extension to voters

Chandler council may send term-limit extension to voters Chandler may send a three-term limit, an extension from two, to voters in November election.

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