Is Mesa's Fiesta District the next hotspot?

Excerpt: "Mesa Community College, on the west end of the district, has poured millions into its own campus in recent years, adding student facilities that are also community attractions. "A $15 million, 462-...

Posted on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 by Dawn Zimmer

Extreme storm chaser Reed Timmer visits Arizona

Excerpt: "Reed Timmer is called the world's most extreme storm chaser and for good reason. He drives into the eye of the storms as the star of the Discovery Channel's Storm Chasers. "Wednesday night,...

Posted on Thursday, September 18, 2014 by Dawn Zimmer

Storm chaser to speak Sept. 17 at Mesa Community College

  Storm chaser to speak Sept. 17 at Mesa Community College Staff report Independent Newsmedia Inc. USA Updated September 16, 2014 Storm chaser Reed Timmer will speak about his experiences at...

Posted on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 by Dawn Zimmer

Bacteria found in Mesa flood water

MCC Biotechnology Director Stan Kikkert told CBS5 that he found thousands of different types of bacteria in a sample of run-off flood water following the recent storm. Excerpt: "We see lots and lots of...

Posted on Monday, September 15, 2014 by Dawn Zimmer

Coverage of Mesa Community College Urban Horticulture and Agribusiness Program Awarded EPA Environmental Education Grant

Excerpt: The Urban Horticulture and Agribusiness program at Mesa Community College (MCC), in partnership with the Roosevelt School District and RighTrac, Inc., received a two-year...

Posted on Monday, September 15, 2014 by Dawn Zimmer

New local business providing princesses for parties

Excerpt: Giving children the experience of meeting their favorite fairy-tale characters no longer has to be a vacation. Spoonful of Sugar Events makes it possible to have princesses right at your doorstep. Spoonful of...

Posted on Monday, September 15, 2014 by Dawn Zimmer