KTAR’s Main Street Minute focuses on local businesses that are hiring, opening and hosting events across the community. These stories air each weekday on KTAR at 7:27 a.m.
• Need a job? The city of Phoenix has dozens of openings. The jobs are in the fields of IT, engineering, public safety, forensic science and more. You can apply online.
• A new high-rise condominium complex in Scottsdale is one step closer to completion. The last concrete beam has been placed atop the 12-story Optima Kierland near Scottsdale Road and Greenway Parkway. More than 60 percent of the homes in the first tower have been sold. Move-ins begin in early 2018. Prices start in the low $300,000 range.
- Phoenix’s main library will be shut down for nearly a year
- Main Street Minute: Barbecue spot to open in downtown Phoenix
- Veteran linguist becomes professor at University of Arizona
- Lost Lake Festival to feature life-sized games like pool, foosball
- Glasses ready! Arizona spots hosting solar eclipse viewing events