Briefcase

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Paleta poder

<em>Paleta poder</em>

Sweet success in a down economy




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Firing up the fired

Firing up the fired

A man-to-man guide on the brighter side of losing a job




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Beautify the brownfields

Beautify the brownfields

Del Rio Area planning project gets needed help from EPA




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In praise of public service

In praise of public service

Awards created to honor non-elected public servants




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Whales and sales

Whales and sales

Going for the big pescado




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Calling all concerned communities

Calling all concerned communities

Center for the Future of Arizona has an offer




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Calling women in business

The U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce (USWCC) calls itself “a new breed” of organization focused on economic development. It claims to be “free of the outside influence and target marketing of large corporate sponsorships and political parties.”  Now that’s refreshing. The USWCC released a report called The Women-Led Economy and wants to spread the word […]




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Civic-minded Latinos in Mesa

There’s a grassroots group of Latinos in Mesa who care about their city. The goal? “To address and give voice to the concerns of the Latino community in Mesa; to create linkages and partnerships with other like-minded community groups; to encourage, support and advocate for public policies that address the concerns and needs of the Latino community […]




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Fresh Start and PVCC team up

Fresh Start Women’s Foundation and Paradise Valley Community College’s Business/IT Department have joined forces to offer The Small Business Start-Up certificate to support education and training in management, marketing, finance, technology and general business applications. The Small Business Start-Up certificate is designed for individuals who want to become entrepreneurs. The program consists of 1-, 2-, and […]




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Volunteer opportunity for teens

The Mesa Library will be holding a job fair for teens interested in spending some of their summer in a more productive way than playing video games or hanging out at the mall (libraries are air-conditioned, too). Plus, volunteering is good karma and looks good on college applications. The library has 150 volunteer positions open […]