Community center swimming pool rehabilitation Council engaged in a lengthy discussion of the potential rehab of the community center swimming pool, which has been closed since 2014. They listened to public comment and also discussed the potential Cobre Valley Aquatic Center, which would serve the entire region with more amenities. …Read More »
Globe City Council discusses vacancy on Council, new Business Licensing guidelines and personnel issues at April 13 meeting.
Members of the Globe City Council: Mayor Al Gameros, Vice Mayor Mike Stapleton, and council members Freddy Rios, Mike Pastor, Jesse Leetham, and Fernando Shipley. All members were in attendance. Small Business Licensing/Registry Council discussed new business license code provisions for home-based businesses. Linda Oddonetto, Economic Development Director, said …Read More »
Arts funding, CAG monies and American Rescue Plan funds on the agenda at Globe City Council meeting on March 23.
Members of the Globe City Council: Mayor Al Gameros, Vice Mayor Mike Stapleton, and councilmembers Freddy Rios, Mike Pastor, Jesse Leetham, Charlene Giles, and Fernando Shipley. All members were in attendance. Arts Commission Update Thea Wilshire, representing Globe’s new Arts Advisory Commission, presented an explanation of the Arts Advisory …Read More »
Globe City Council Passes Marijuana Facility Ordinance The City of Globe has a new zoning ordinance on the books for marijuana facilities. The ordinance allows up to four dispensaries – two medical and two recreational – as well as testing and cultivation facilities. The dispensaries and facilities can be located …Read More »
By Martin Luther King, Jr. From the Birmingham jail, where he was imprisoned as a participant in nonviolent demonstrations against segregation, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., wrote in longhand the letter which follows. It was his response to a public statement of concern and caution issued by eight white religious …Read More »
PHOENIX – In the year since Arizona Public Service (APS) announced its bold commitment to serve customers with 100% clean, carbon-free energy by 2050, the company has made steady progress toward that goal. The company‘s clean energy commitment includes interim targets of increasing its resource mix to 65% clean by …Read More »
JANUARY 2020- This list is compiled from the records of both Lamont Mortuary and Bulman Miles Funeral Home for deaths in Globe and Miami. Obituaries have been edited. Complete details can be found at: (LM: Lamont Mortuary, BF: Bulman Miles Funeral Home) DOREEN THURLO, July 8, 1924 – January 1, 2021, …Read More »
DECEMBER 2020- This list is compiled from the records of both Lamont Mortuary and Bulman Miles Funeral Home for deaths in Globe and Miami. Obituaries have been edited. Complete details can be found at: (LM: Lamont Mortuary, BF: Bulman Miles Funeral Home) …Read More »
We are interrupting our regular Op-Ed to bring you the voices of Senators and Representatives who were in the capitol on the day it was overrun by a mob, threatening violence to our democracy. Despite the breach which ended with five dead and a country shaken, Congress did reconvene that …Read More »
After much deliberation, we at the Globe Downtown Association have decided to change gears for the 2020, 24th Annual Globe Downtown Christmas Light Parade. There will be NO formal organized light parade which encourages the gathering of many people both on the floats, and off. Instead, we are going to …Read More »