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.
• Friday is National Iced Tea Day and Eklectic Pie is offering free iced tea to celebrate. Eklectic Pie will be serving up coconut pineapple green tea and strawberry guava black tea at its Mesa and Chandler locations all day.
• An East Valley gas station has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer. The Mobil station on Dobson Road and University Drive in Mesa will now offer U-Haul trucks, towing equipment, support rental items and in-store pickups for boxes.
• A popular Chandler restaurant is opening a second Valley location. According to the Phoenix New Times, Chou’s Kitchen will open in either late July or early August near Rural Road and Apache Boulevard in Tempe. Its current location is near Alma School and Ray roads in Chandler.