Beat: Impact: Covid Economy


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Copper Food Truck Friday: Valley Trucks to Check out for Meals on the Go

Amid Arizona's third wave of the pandemic, we're highlighting some of the mobile food and beverage options available around the Valley.

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Here Are Some Entry-Level Arizona Jobs Paying at Least $15 an Hour

Some Arizona businesses are also offering $100+ sign-on bonuses as they refill their ranks after COVID closures.

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7 Questions With Greta Brandt of The Flower Shop AZ About How the Cannabis Industry Has Changed

Seven months after recreational marijuana sales first kicked off, things have changed for Arizona dispensaries.

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A Q&A With the CEO of Trellis on Arizona’s Nightmare of a Housing Market

We spoke to Patricia Garcia Duarte, the president and CEO of Trellis, about Arizona's unusually competitive housing market.

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Cha Cha’s Tea Lounge Made it Through COVID Lockdown. Then the Monsoon Came.

ChaCha’s Tea Lounge just celebrated moving into a new space but has had to shut down indefinitely after losing power. 

7 Local Valley Restaurants That Opened During the Pandemic You Need to Check Out

From brunch to Creole cooking to pho, here are seven new, locally owned restaurants around the Valley that you may have missed in quarantine.

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Cha-Ching: Suns’ Playoff Run Boost For Local Businesses, City Image

NBA Finals winner or loser—and sometimes both— often outperform the national average in year-over-year Gross Domestic Product growth.