The Prescott Valley Community Development Department released the September 2020 monthly staff report featuring 320 new permits across both commercial and residential. The following is a quick overview.
Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate BloomTree Realty, the number one residential real estate agency in transaction volume in the greater Prescott quad-city area announced they merged with the Sumner Commercial Group (SCG), the largest commercial brokerage in the same...
Every year the Prescott Valley Chamber of Commerce presents its Community Excellence Awards to members and businesses of the community. This year, Fain Signature Group was recognized for the category of Community Improvement Award with the development of Homestead Talking...
The Yavapai County Education Foundation (YCEF) announces the addition of four, new members to their Governing Board. These members represent diverse backgrounds and experiences and add depth to the eleven-member board.
On Tuesday, October 13, the Chino Valley Schools governing board voted to change instruction in Chino Valley Schools to in-person instruction where all students, kindergarten through 12th grade, will be present on campuses four days a week. The district will continue to offer At-Home Learning for those families who are uncomfortable...
Opinion by Molly Littrell, M.Ed | October 27, 2020
As the pandemic suddenly turned our lives upside down, educators immediately, and in some cases, literally overnight, redesigned their school models to provide the service that families so desperately needed to maintain as much normalcy during this unprecedented crisis.
Great progress is being made to ensure that schools within Prescott Unified School District (PUSD) are safe and secure for students, teachers, and the community. To recognize these successes, October 18-23, 2020 has been proclaimed as National Safe School Safety Week.
Everyday, the Yavapai County Community Health Services updates the numbers of cases of COVID-19 in Yavapai County. This information, located on www.yavaapi.us/chs, is updated frequently and is a credible source of data providing real information of how many people are testing positive for COVID.
By Catherine Adams, YRMC Health Connect | October 29, 2020
As the flu season approaches, we stand the risk of contracting another respiratory illness on top of COVID-19. Along with the risk to ourselves, the flu virus could pressure healthcare resources, strain testing capacity, and increase the risk of people catching both diseases at once.
New research shows a simple skin test can accurately identify Parkinson’s disease, demonstrating for the first time the feasibility of the method. Currently diagnosed by clinical signs and symptoms but only definitively diagnosed at autopsy, Parkinson’s disease is commonly misdiagnosed early in the disease course, complicating clinical trials of potential...
Today, one in eight women living in the U.S. will develop breast cancer in her lifetime, according to data cited by the American Cancer Society. That’s why it’s so important to do everything you can to reduce your risk.
Yavapai Regional Medical Center (YRMC) is offering free expert assistance to families and individuals who want health insurance coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace. During open enrollment 2021 – November 1 through December 15, 2020 – YRMC’s Certified Application Counselors (CACs) will provide assistance by appointment.