Every year, Prescott Area Young Professionals (PAYP) recognizes up to eight young men and women who are poised to play key, visionary roles in shaping their communities and their businesses in the next decade.
17 awards given out for inaugural event
Seventeen awards were given out during the inaugural Prescott Chamber Business awards ceremony hosted Thursday, Oct. 11, at the Prescott Resort & Conference Center.
Need2Know: New Wildflower location; El Charo closing; Home Slice Pizza closing; Rosa’s changes hands; Mattress Firm declares bankruptcy
After 59 years of business, El Charro Mexican Restaurant and Cantina in downtown Prescott is closing its doors for good on Sunday, Oct. 14.
Prescott News Network (PNN) has hired Randy Graf as its new advertising sales manager.
Cuppers Bistro on Lee Boulevard in Prescott has closed its doors due to owner illness, according to a sign taped onto its entrance.
Prescott startup lays off employees in preparation for further expansion
Business growth rarely comes without some adjustments along the way.
Local Business in Brief: Legacy rental community at Prescott Lakes sells for $30.25 million; retail center in PV goes for $3.52 million
A 150-unit rental community located within Prescott Lakes has sold for $30.25 million, according to Cushman & Wakefield, which represented the seller.
Leaders of a campaign to repeal California’s recent gas tax increase asked the federal government this week to investigate their claims that public resources have been used against them.
Need2Know: Big O Tires in Prescott sells; Spicy Streats moves; That Salad Place is open; new integrative health care facility opening
Jeff Anderson has sold Big O Tires in Prescott to longtime acquaintance Russell Lease.
In 1998, three Jewish leaders, Harold Greenberg, Robert Morris, and Rabbi William Berkowitz, founded the Jewish Community Foundation (JCF) envisioning that it would become the focal point of Jewish philanthropy for the Greater Prescott area.
Need2Know: Krispy Kreme bails on PV; Western Heritage Foundation filling vacancy on Whiskey Row; car wash developments in PV; new Alfonso’s in Prescott
In early July, it was reported that Krispy Kreme had gone through an initial project review process with the Town of Prescott Valley regarding a stand-alone building in the Crossroads shopping center.
The Prescott Area Human Resources Association (PAHRA) is sponsoring “Hot Topics in the Cool Pines,” a full-day employment law conference on Thursday, Sept. 27, at the Prescott Resort & Conference Center.
The state’s economy continues to be propelled along by people wanting some new place to live or at least to fix up the one they way.
Need2Know: Land development allowed adjacent to ERAU; Dutch Bros opens in Prescott; PV pizza place; Talking Glass
Congressman Paul Gosar unveiled a bipartisan bill in Washington, D.C., last week that, if successful, will allow Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University to develop a 16-acre vacant parcel adjacent to the northeast corner of Willow Creek Road and Heritage Park Road in Prescott.
Prescott News Network has promoted Brian Bergner Jr., current sports editor at The Daily Courier, to PNN news/sports editor. The promotion became effective Sept. 13.
Printpack Inc., which manufactures flexible and rigid plastic packaging, has started moving dirt on a $45 million, 38,000-square-foot plant expansion near the west side of its Prescott Valley facility on Second Street, just off Highway 69.
Prescott jewelry store owner Jim Lamerson is a jeweler’s jeweler — and he’s got the paperwork to prove it.
Need2Know: Dunkin’ Donuts; luxury apartments coming; Burlington; King Kong gone?; Sushi; Raven Café; and Dollar General
Prescott Valley’s much-anticipated new Dunkin’ donuts store appears on track to break ground within the month, according to town officials.
The Prescott Valley Motel’s angular red-arrow sign has flashed a neon welcome to area visitors for more than 50 years. But sometime next year, the motel — and perhaps its iconic sign too — will disappear forever.
Need2Know: Kmart building in escrow; Papa John’s returning to PV?; Sam’s Club draws attention; ‘pink’ thrift store opens; Ft. Knox does U-Haul
The vacant 110,000-square-foot, former Kmart property in Prescott Valley, empty since its closure three years ago, may be closer to changing hands and being redeveloped.
Prescott City Council votes 5-1 to approve development agreement
In what Mayor Greg Mengarelli called “a landmark deal,” the Prescott City Council agreed to a lease agreement this week that is expected to bring a 95-room Hilton Garden Inn hotel to downtown Prescott.
The old Prescott Animal Hospital building was demolished this week, falling under the wrecking ball in order to make room for an expansion of the parking area for PAH’s brand new, larger facility, which opened Aug. 5.
Need2Know: Slow sales to shutter Ortega’s Traders, Whiskey Row restaurant on the market, and MSCO closing Cortez Street gallery
Ortega’s 6th Generation Traders plans to close its Prescott store after the first of the year.
Arizona Israel Technology Alliance meeting focuses on local tech potential
With Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s cybersecurity expertise as a backdrop, about 20 Israeli entrepreneurs had a business-to-business encounter with their Arizona counterparts this past week.
Need2Know: Comfort Mobility opening new location; Ashley HomeStore coming to Prescott; Synergy Wellness opens PV location
Comfort Mobility — formerly named Canyon Mobility — will be hosting a grand opening of a retail location at 1230 Iron Springs Road on Friday, Sept. 7.