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.
• North Phoenix is landing a new burger joint. Caveman Burgers is scheduled to open later this month near 7th Street and Bell Road. The Phoenix Business Journal reports Caveman will focus on locally made food, including Angus and Arizona grass-fed beef, cage-free turkey and wild-caught salmon.
• Groups from Phoenix, California and Illinois shelled out $80 million for nearly 11,000 acres in Buckeye. More than 40,000 homes have been approved to be built in the community that will be called Tartesso, according to the Business and Real Estate Weekly of Arizona.
• The Scottsdale Active 20-30 club raised more than $425,000 for children’s charities last year to benefit groups such as Boys Hope Girls Hope of Arizona, Care Fun, Playworks, Sharing Down Syndrome Arizona and the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale. The group will hold its signature event golf tournament and gala event, NiteFlite, on Oct. 14 and 15.
- RentCafe: Phoenix apartment rent prices continue to rise
- Phoenix ranks second in US in population growth from 2016 to ’17
- Army recruiter charged with sexual conduct with Phoenix-area minor
- Airman at Phoenix-area base charged with second-degree murder of his baby
- Phoenix-area toddler dies after nearly drowning in pool