Seattle's Newest Southpaw

Josh Fields, a former standout pitcher from Columbia Falls, played eight seasons at all levels in the minors, a remarkably long career compared to the average three- to five-year span. After graduating from Mesa...

Posted on Thursday, June 18, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh

$20M Redevelopment Near Mesa's Fiesta Mall

The changing face of west Mesa's Fiesta Mall area now includes the glass walls and steel canopies of a modern office complex where big-box retail shops sat vacant for several years. A $20 million redevelopment...

Posted on Thursday, June 18, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh

Meet Your Neighbor: Debby Smith

Meet Your Neighbor is a feature of the Independent that introduces readers to a community member. This week Debby Smith, who works at Mesa Community College's Red Mountain Campus, is featured. Meet Your...

Posted on Wednesday, June 17, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh

Henry Ford College to Host Leadership Program in October

Henry Ford College will host the Great Lakes Academy Foundation Leadership Program Oct. 19-23 in the Community Room of the HFC Welcome Center on the main campus, 5101 Evergreen Road. The purpose of the program is to...

Posted on Tuesday, June 16, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh

Oswald Named Community Manager

MCC alum Mark Oswald has been named community manager of The Highlands at Dove Mountain, a 1,297-home active adult development in Marana. Oswald named community manager - Inside Tucson Business_ People In Action.pdf

Posted on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh

Megadeth's David Ellefson: How Formal Training Helped Me Become a Better Musician

Megadeth bassist David Ellefson stopped by for a question-and-answer session at the Mesa Community College's Summer Band Camp last Wednesday, June 3 in Mesa, Arizona. He discussed his...

Posted on Monday, June 8, 2015 by Sally Mesarosh