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Social Security recipients will see 2 percent boost in 2018

Millions of Social Security recipients and other retirees will get a 2 percent increase in benefits next year, the largest increase since 2012, thought it comes to only $25 a month for the average beneficiary.

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Half a century of doing business in Prescott

Owner of Lamb Chevrolet Cadillac recalls history, looks to future

Ted Lamb, owner of Lamb Auto Sales, has reached a milestone few owners of any business achieve: 50 years at the helm.

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Need2Know: Petal It Forward in Prescott; CuttingEdge Service expands; new cannabidiol store in Prescott

The team from Allan’s Flowers & More and Prescott Valley Florist will be hitting the courthouse plaza of Prescott on Wednesday, Oct. 11, to hand out bouquets of flowers to busy workers to help brighten up their week.

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GOP tax proposal: Small business boon or loophole for rich, Trump?

President Donald Trump and his Republican partners in a nearly $6 trillion tax-cutting plan insist it would benefit middle-class Americans and not the wealthy.

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Lucille Noggle ‘scores’ with Studio Sol Pilates in Prescott

Lucille Noggle, CPCC operates a successful Pilates studio in Prescott.

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Ace Hardware Retail Support Center in Prescott Valley celebrates 25th anniversary

Ace Hardware’s Retail Support Center in Prescott Valley is a monster of a facility. Located on 45 acres, the building is 998,000 square feet, according to a news release. Its inventory is currently worth more than $40 million.

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The fate of the Miller Valley Elementary School property

What may go there and how soon

The vacant Miller Valley Elementary School property is about to undergo the initial throes of a complete transformation.

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Need2Know: Old World Bagels closes; Verizon store coming soon; Plaza Bonita owner, name change; more

Old World Bagels closes After 7 years of business in Prescott, Old World Bagels & Market has shuttered.

KYCA, KAHM radio stations sold, no change for listeners

Prescott radio stations KYCA and KAHM have been sold, but listeners will hear and see no change, according to a news release.

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Yavapai College Family Enrichment Center celebrates 10 years, 5-star rating

Children are evidence of the success of the Yavapai College Family Enrichment Center, which enrolls approximately 65 children – ages 3 months through 5 years.

Country Bank announces three promotions

Country Bank, a division of Mohave State Bank, has announced three promotions, according to a news release.

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What it takes to be a full time musician

Treating music like a business

Being a working musician isn’t just about having fun with what you love.

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Need2Know: New PV Limousine business; Figgy’s new location grand opening

Prescott Valley Limousine in business Prescott Valley resident Timothy Kennedy has started a limousine service called Prescott Valley Limousine.

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Konica Business Solutions ribbon cutting

The Prescott Valley Chamber of Commerce recently celebrated the opening and membership of Konica Business Solutions.

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MVD goes 'lean,' cutting back on wait times

Third-party providers see it as vindication

When he lived in Virginia six years ago, Todd Richardson would sometimes spend upward of six hours in the state’s department of motor vehicles.

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Need2Know: Alibertos closes in Prescott Valley; Treat Center celebrates anniversary

Treat Center on Whiskey Row, 156-A S. Montezuma St., opened for business on Sept. 22, 2002.

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Arizona jobless rate goes down, nation is up

Age and eating out affect state’s employment numbers

PHOENIX — Want to know what’s propelling Arizona employment? Old people. And folks who like to eat out.

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Equifax victims may face another hassle in buying an iPhone or other big items

NEW YORK — Apple fans who froze their credit after the Equifax data breach may end up with another hassle on their hands, if they try to get one of the new iPhones that can cost more than $1,000.

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Chamber Focus: CLA Realty

The Prescott Chamber of Commerce on Sept. 7 welcomed CLA Realty with a ribbon cutting ceremony.

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As stocks set highs, investors still worry about the next crash

NEW YORK — What is the sound of a stock market at a record high and nobody buying it?

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American household income finally tops 1999 peak

WASHINGTON — In a stark reminder of the damage done by the Great Recession and of the modest recovery that followed, the median American household last year finally earned more than it did in 1999.

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Demand for premium drinking water on the rise

Consumers are thirsty for water. That’s how a Beverage Trends Report released this year by Google’s online publication, Think with Google, puts it.

Need2Know: Circle K has plans for old Hastings site; retail on Whipple; Forest Trails real estate office reopenss

Circle K has plans for old Hastings site Circle K has applied for a liquor license at the old Hastings Entertainment store, 940 Willow Creek Road.

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Chamber Focus: Walden Farms ribbon cutting

The Prescott Chamber of Commerce on Aug. 30 welcomed Walden Farms with a ribbon cutting ceremony.

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Cosmetics store draws considerable crowd Friday

People began lining up for the grand opening of Sephora before sunrise Friday, Sept. 8.