WEBINAR – Sep 29 and Oct 1: Arizona Small Business Boot Camp & Collective

Arizona Commerce Authority

UPCOMING SESSIONS Please join us for next week's Boot Camp sessions. If you missed any sessions this week, watch here.       SESSION 84: TUESDAY - September 29 | 9:00 AM Elevate Your Business for the Holiday Season Make marketing magic this holiday season with actionable tips and … [More]

Final Chance to Cruise the Zoo (In Your Car That Is)

Phoenix Zoo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pIMYm6yqVDc If you haven't "cruised" through the Phoenix Zoo yet - this is your last chance! CRUISE ONLY - NO FOOT-TRAFFIC! Catch your last chance to see exotic animals from the comfort of your own vehicle this weekend! Cruise the Zoo takes you past tortoises, giraffe, baboons, mandrills, rhinos, flamingos, elephants, lions, tigers, … [More]

HalloweenCostumes.com Release Results of Their 2020 ‘Halloween in America’ Survey

HalloweenCostumes.com

HalloweenCostumes.com, the largest online-only retailer of Halloween costumes, has officially released the results of their 2020 "Halloween in America" survey. With the economic effects of COVID-19, many are left wondering how the virus will affect the way people celebrate Halloween this year. HalloweenCostumes.com surveyed 1,505 respondents to reveal how the United States will … [More]

NFIB: Small Businesses Need Additional Financial Assistance to Survive

NFIB

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB), the nation’s leading small business advocacy organization, today pushed for support of the formal resolution to allow for expedited floor consideration of H.R. 8265. “Small business owners are working day and night to remain afloat, take care of their employees and their communities, and keep their doors open, said … [More]

Digital Court Recording Technology Co. Launches Virtual Justice Platform for AZ Judicial Branch

For The Record

For The Record is pleased to announce the launch of its Virtual Justice platform with a successful roll out for the Judicial Branch of Arizona in Maricopa County. Virtual Justice combines the security of Microsoft Teams with For The Record’s industry leading solutions for capturing, managing, and distributing recordings of court proceedings to address the needs … [More]

Luxury North Phoenix Multifamily Property Sells for $90M at I-17 and Loop 303

Institutional Property Advisors

Institutional Property Advisors, a division of Marcus & Millichap, announced the sale of Liv North Valley, a 385-unit luxury multifamily asset in Phoenix, Arizona. The property sold for $90 million, which equates to $233,766 per unit “A modern desert oasis in the Phoenix Sonoran Preserve, Liv North Valley attracts affluent suburban dwellers from Greater … [More]

WebPT Selected as Platform Partner for New Therapy Alliance Network

WebPT

Southern California-based Physical Rehabilitation Network (PRN) today announced Phoenix-based WebPT as its platform partner for Therapy Alliance, a premier network created by PRN that provides value-added, growth-focused services to rehab therapy clinics, helping free up providers to focus on delivering exceptional care quality and patient experiences. PRN, the … [More]

State Personal Income Increased 35.1% in Arizona, Above National Average

U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis

State personal income increased 34.2 percent at an annual rate in the second quarter of 2020, an acceleration from the 4.1 percent increases in the first quarter, according to estimates released today by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (table 1). Personal income increased in every state and the District of Columbia ranging from 15.3 percent in the District of Columbia to 76.3 … [More]

ASU Researchers Receive $6M State Contract to Develop Rapid, 20-Minute COVID-19 Saliva Test

Arizona State University

As the world manages through the coronavirus pandemic, Arizona State University continues its work to discover and develop easier and more widespread COVID-19 testing to assist in managing the virus. In May, researchers at ASU’s Biodesign Institute produced the western United States’ first FDA approved saliva-based COVID-19 test – one of only a handful available in the … [More]

E-Scooter-Related Injuries Are on the Rise, CPSC Releases New Study and Public Service Announcement

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

The use of micromobility products, including e-scooters, hoverboards, and e-bikes, has grown in popularity in recent years. Users say they are a convenient, cost-effective and fun mode of transportation for short distances. Unfortunately, injuries and deaths associated with their use have also increased, according to a new report by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety … [More]