KTAR’s Main Street Minute focuses on local businesses that are hiring, opening and hosting events across the community. These stories air each weekday at 7:23 a.m.
• Two restaurants are setting up shop in Tempe. The Phoenix Business Journal reports a Perfect Pear Bistro will open in October near University Drive and Roosevelt Street. The Valley chain has two other spots in the East Valley. An Ahipoki Bowl will open near Rural Road and Apache Boulevard in March.
• Goodwill of Central Arizona is opening an 18,000-square-foot store Friday in Wickenburg. The first 150 people in line at the store near Wickenburg Way and Vulture Mine Road will get a $5 gift card good at any location. The doors opened at 9 a.m.