North Phoenix News provides breaking news and in-depth analysis of neighborhoods, schools, businesses and real estate in NoPho, the North Phoenix I-17 corridor from Norterra to New River, including Anthem, Desert Hills, the Tramonto area and the Sonoran Foothills area. Our news and feature stories are reported, written and edited by us. To provide the many communities of North Phoenix with as much useful and interesting information as possible, we also publish selected press releases, here. If you have a press release or a news tip, let us know.
Business coming to Canyon Crossroads: Limon Tacos and Tequila, Burger King, Barros Pizza, The Pet Wellness Center, Pet Planet, Autozone, Devoted Family Dental, Pressed Cleaners, Great Clips and Pinky's Nails.
A total eclipse of the sun will be visible along a narrow path well north of Arizona. The view here will be of a partial eclipse. Find out how it works, what you can see, and how to view the event safely — looking directly at the sun will damage your eyes.
The Arizona Corporation Commission today approved a new rate plan for APS that will raise residential customers’ electric bills by $6 a month on average and offers some concessions to the rooftop solar industry.
A wrong-way driver on I-17 caused a head-on crash near the Sunset Point Rest Area that injured four people and closed the southbound lanes early this morning. The wrong-way driver and three victims in the other car all sustained serious injuries and were transported to Phoenix-area hospitals.
There are at least eight major developments — each with 100 or more homes — underway or planned in NoPho. Each of these neighborhoods and communities has its own wow factor for anyone seeking that new-home smell.
As meteor showers go, the weekend's Perseids should be a good one, if clouds don't obscure the night sky. Find out when, where and how to watch the "shooting stars" during the peak, Aug. 11-13.
After dry weather quelled monsoon activity for several days, moisture is back, with a 20 to 30 percent chance of isolated thunderstorms in North Phoenix tonight and through the weekend. So where are we on rainfall? See the chart, which illustrates how cells of intense activity can leave bubbles of dryness in neighborhoods next door.
The number of homes available for sale in North Phoenix and nationally continues to squeeze buyers' options, according to the latest reports.
Interstate 17 was closed in both directions Tuesday afternoon into early Wednesday morning due to a propane truck fire. The northbound lanes opened at 12:55 a.m., and the southbound lanes opened after 2 a.m.
Commercial haulers will no longer be allowed to fill from city hydrants for delivery of potable water outside city limits. The price of water for 1,000 or more Desert Hills and New River residents could double or triple.
The monsoon lit up Thursday evening, uprooting and snapping trees across North Phoenix and elsewhere in the Valley while leaving nearby neighborhoods unscathed. "Our neighborhood is torn up," ...
There will be seven new principals at Deer Valley Unified School District at the start of the 2017-18 school year, including four in NoPho.