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December 2011
bullet point Fiesta Bowl Tools (12-28-11)
bullet point Glendale Traffic Alert for Fiesta Bowl Game on January 2  (12-22-11)
bullet point Glendale’s New Regional Travel Planner Highlights Amazing Locations in West Valley (12-21-11)
bullet point City of Glendale’s TV Shows Can Be Seen on PBS Affiliate’s World Channel (12-22-11)
bullet point Glitter and Glow Block Party Details (12-20-11)
bullet point Freedom Rider Keynote Speaker at Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Event (12-19-11)
bullet point Glendale Receives Final Approval for Redistricting Map (12-19-11)
bullet point

Glendale’s Year in Review Highlights Key Accomplishments (12-16-11)

bullet point Glendale “Treecycling” Sites (12-14-11)
bullet point Rededication of Air Force Jet at City Park (12-8-11)
bullet point City gift shop has all things Glendale for gift giving this Holiday Season (12-7-11)
bullet point New Mural Being Installed Downtown (12-6-11)
bullet point Upcoming holiday closure notices (12-5-11)
bullet point December and January Holiday Notices (12-2-11)
bullet point Thunderbird Conservation Park Trails Receiving a Makeover (12-1-11)
bullet point Glendale Chocolate Affaire, Feb. 4-6, 2012 (12-1-11)
November 2011
bullet point Glendale Glitters Continues Celebration with December Weekend events (11-28-11)
bullet point Accepting Nominations for Promoting Inclusiveness Award (11-28-11)
bullet point Glendale CVB Announces Inaugural Advisory Committee (11-21-11)
bullet point December Glendale Recreation Events (11-18-11)
bullet point Black Friday/Small Business Saturday (11-18-11)
bullet point Glendale Chosen as New Arizona Location for Alaska USA Federal Credit Union (11-18-11)
bullet point Legislative Program Keeps Residents Informed (11-14-11)
bullet point Glendale Glitters Features Spectacular Stage Show to Kick Off 8-Week Holiday Event (11-14-11)
bullet point Court and Disaster Preparedness Classes Available (11-14-11)
bullet point Glendale Honored By Westmarc For Excellence In Innovation At Best Of West Awards Ceremony (11-10-11)
bullet point Consider Hosting Thanksgiving at a Nearby Park (11-10-11)
bullet point Study Shows Glendale Festivals Contribute to Local Economy  (11-9-11)
bullet point Glendale Transportation Dept Awarded Honors at Clean Air Campaign Event (11-9-11)
bullet point Councilmember Joyce Clark Hosting Community Meeting Nov. 17 (11-9-11)
bullet point Student Artwork Exhibited at Glendale Adult Center (11-5-11)
bullet point The Glendale Public Library is now checking out WiFi enabled laptop computers (11-5-11)
bullet point Councilmember Lieberman Hosting Open House Nov. 16 (11-5-11)
bullet point Glendale Civic Center Taking Holiday Reservations (11-3-11)
bullet point City of Glendale presents Military Heroes Nights at Nov. 10 Coyotes game (11-3-11)
bullet point Glendale Economic Development Team Garners Award from State Commerce Authority (11-3-11)
bullet point November Holiday Notices (11-3-11)
bullet point Trail Improvements at Thunderbird Paseo Park (11-3-11)
bullet point Glendale Main Library and Arizona Broadway Theatre Form Winning Partnership (11-3-11)
bullet point Civic Center Taking Holiday Reservations (11-3-11)
bullet point Important Traffic Information for Officer Jones' Funeral on Friday, Nov. 4 (11-2-11)
bullet point Council Appoints Residents to City Advisory Boards (11-2-11)
October 2011
bullet point Glendale Engineering Shines at Industry Awards Ceremony (10-28-11)
bullet point Glendale Glitters Spectacular Weekend Designated Official AZ Centennial Event (10-28-11)
bullet point Downtown Holiday Food Drive Kicks Off (10-27-11)
bullet point New Grants Program Available to Glendale Neighborhoods (10-24-11)
bullet point Glendale Collects & Recycles Cell Phones to Benefit Victims of Domestic Violence (10-24-11)
bullet point Downtown Glendale Kicks off Holiday Shopping Season Nov. 12 (10-19-11)
bullet point Glendale University Offers Free Financial Management Classes (10-19-11)
bullet point Glendale’s TV Station Receives Numerous Recent Honors (10-18-11)
bullet point Nomination Packets Available for Glendale 2012 Elections (10-18-11)
bullet point Councilmember Lieberman to hold community meeting Oct. 27 (10-18-11)
bullet point Glendale’s TV Station Receives Numerous Recent Honors (10-17-11)
bullet point Community Association Law Seminar Available in Glendale (10-17-11)
bullet point Glendale Spooks Up Halloween Fun (10-14-11)
bullet point Councilmember Manny Martinez Hosting Cholla District Meeting on October 20 (10-14-11)
bullet point Glendale's Office of Special Events Wins Three International Awards (10-14-11)
bullet point Glendale Aquatics Increased Safety and Fun (10-12-11)
bullet point City of Glendale Statement - 2015 Super Bowl (10-11-11)
bullet point Generosity Abounds in Glendale with Community Support for Charity Drives (10-4-11)
bullet point Culinary Delights in October (10-3-11)
bullet point ‘Like’ the Glendale Convention & Visitors Bureau for Coyotes Tickets (10-3-11)
bullet point Diamondbacks Leadership Team Charms Glendale TV Viewers at Diversity Breakfast (10-3-11)
September 2011
bullet point October Activities in Glendale (9-29-11)
bullet point Front Porch Specials Mark 17th Annual Event in Historic Downtown Glendale (9-29-11)
bullet point City Offices Will Close Monday, Oct. 10 for Columbus Day (9-29-11)
bullet point Glendale's Environmental Efforts Win Prestigious Valley Forward Awards (9-26-11)
bullet point New TV Show Highlights Press Conference with Arizona Leaders Against Tohono O'Odham Reservation (9-26-11)
bullet point Eliminate Toxic Home Materials with Glendale's Free Household Hazardous Pick-up (9-19-11)
bullet point Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center to Celebrate Five Years (9-19-11)
bullet point Glendale TV Station Earns Another Emmy Award Nomination (9-19-11)
bullet point

Glendale First Saturdays Are Back (9-15-11)

bullet point Council approves redistricting map (9-14-11)
bullet point Glendale Parks and Recreation Receive State Awards (9-13-11)
bullet point AARP Names Glendale One of Top Employers for Workers Over 50 (9-12-11)
bullet point City draws closer to final map for voting boundaries (9-7-11)
bullet point Glendale Mayor Appointed to Regional Economic Development Committee (9-1-11)
bullet point Governor selects Glendale tourism leader to state advisory council (9-1-11)
bullet point Traffic Restrictions on 59th Ave. Begin Sept. 6 (9-1-11)
August 2011
bullet point Deadline For Rock & Roll Paint-A-Thon Applicants, Volunteers Extended (8-31-11)
bullet point Free classes focus on landscaping, water and energy use (8-29-11)
bullet point Classes Teach Children to be Safe and Healthy (8-29-11)
bullet point Glendale Receives Four Arizona Festival Industry Awards (8-29-11)
bullet point Councilmember Clark’s new “Virtual Library Pilot Program” (8-25-11)
bullet point City Offices Will Close Monday, Sept. 5 for Labor Day (8-25-11)
bullet point Glendale Adopts Resolution Supporting the Grand Ave. Corridor (8-24-11)
bullet point Glendale Increases Jobs and Business Through Economic Development Efforts (8-24-11)
bullet point Police Department Hiring Police Officer Recruit and Police Officer Lateral (8-24-11)
bullet point Glendale Creates Agreements with ADOT for Roadway Inspections (8-24-11)
bullet point Possible Bus Strike Threatens Bus Service In Glendale (8-23-11)
bullet point Glendale Hosts National Softball Tournament (8-23-11)
bullet point 'Gonzo' and Hall to speak at Hispanic Heritage Event (8-22-11)
bullet point Enjoy Teddy Bear Day Sept. 10 (8-19-11)
bullet point Cardinals Pre-Season Traffic (8-19-11)
bullet point New Technology Unveiled at Annual CVB Meeting (8-18-11)
bullet point Revisions requested to redistricting maps (8-16-11)
bullet point Show Features Arizona Leaders Speaking Against Tohono O'oDham Reservation (8-11-11)
bullet point Glendale Hispanic Network's Hispanic Heritage Breakfast (8-11-11)
bullet point Fall programs provided by Glendale Parks, Recreation and Library Services (8-10-11)
bullet point Visitors Bureau gives Cardinal fans reason to "like" them (8-10-11)
bullet point Glendale Civic Center Featured In New TV Show As The Centerpiece Of Downtown (8-9-11)
bullet point Glendale’s Historic Beet Sugar Factory Prepares for Transformation (8-3-11)
bullet point Council to Review Redistricting Efforts in Aug. 16 Workshop (8-3-11)
bullet point Mayor Holding Community Meeting Thurs., Aug. 11 (8-3-11)
bullet point Glendale CVB Turns One (8-2-11)
July 2011
bullet point Tour of Luke Air Force Base offered GU graduates (7-29-11)
bullet point Glendale Makes Communicating with the City Quick and Convenient (7-21-11)
bullet point Dog Days of Summer Hit Glendale (7-20-11)
bullet point ‘Food For Thought’ TV Show Highlights One-Of-A-Kind Glendale Restaurants (7-6-11)
bullet point Glendale Adds Neighborhood to Historic Register (7-6-11)
bullet point Update On Northern Avenue Drainage Overlay Project (7-5-11)
bullet point

Community Workshop Focuses On Helping Citizens Draw Maps Of New Voting Districts (7-5-11)

bullet point Board and Commission Appointments (7-1-11)
June 2011
bullet point Numbers tell the story of city service (6-30-11)
bullet point Awards presented to those who ignite a "spark" in Glendale (6-27-11)
bullet point Heat Wave Hygiene Collection (6-27-11)
bullet point Employees design better way for public to rent city facilities (6-22-11)
bullet point Video with Weekly City Calendar Available on Glendale Website (6-22-11)
bullet point Independence Day Holiday Notice (6-22-11)
bullet point Christmas comes July 16 to downtown Glendale (6-21-11)
bullet point Glendale Receives Grants To Fund Transit Services For Disabled, Elderly Residents (6-21-11)
bullet point 2011 Community Leadership Forum June 25 (6-20-11)
bullet point Council Appoints Residents to City Advisory Boards (6-16-11)
bullet point Concert attendees will enjoy great music, carnival games, free clown noses, and a chance to win tickets to the circus on June 23! (6-16-11)
bullet point Councilmember Steve Frate Appointed Vice Mayor (6-16-11)
bullet point Like Us on Facebook and Get the Chance to Win More Amazing Prizes! (6-14-11)
bullet point Help with cooling repairs for low-income, elderly (6-10-11)
bullet point Mayor Scruggs Announces Gila River Indian Community as new city partner (6-10-11)
bullet point Non-profit Agencies to Receive From The Heart Grants (6-9-11)
bullet point MLB Cacti Lands at Westgate, Fans Can Win Tickets To All Star Game (6-7-11)
bullet point Public meetings set on Glendale Redistricting (6-3-11)
bullet point Application deadline extended to June 10 to serve on Mayor's Youth Advisory Commission
May 2011
bullet point Councilmember Alvarez is hosting a community meeting on June 9 (5-19-11)
bullet point Memorial Day Holiday Notice (5-18-11)
bullet point Like us on Facebook and get the chance to win  (5-17-11)
bullet point Glendale Festival Season Something to Celebrate as Nearly 400,000 Visit Downtown (5-17-11)
bullet point Log on to register for news about city's redistricting efforts (5-16-11)
bullet point Roll out of bed and head to Pajama Party and Sidewalk Sale (5-16-11)
bullet point Glendale Debuts State's First Cable-Stay Bridge for Pedestrians, Bicyclists (May 13, 2011)
bullet point Glendale's 2010 Water Quality Report Mailed to Residents (May 11, 1011)
bullet point National Tourism Week; Hotel Occupancy Rates Up (May 10, 2011)
bullet point Glendale Approves Extended Arena Management Agreement With NHL (May 10, 2011)
bullet point Glendale City Council Approves To File An Appeal (May 10, 2011)
bullet point Students Recycling Efforts Triple Expectations (May 8, 2011)
bullet point Glendale Community Band Celebrates 45 Years of Summer Concerts (May 8, 2011)
bullet point Councilmember Lieberman Hosting Community Meeting on May 11 (May 4, 2011)
bullet point Sanitation workers earn top honors in state (May 3, 2011)
bullet point Glendale Named Tree City USA Community for Fifteenth Consecutive Year (May 3, 2011)
bullet point Councilmember Clark Hosting Community Meeting (May 3, 2011)
April 2011
bullet point Nominations open for Community Spark Awards (4-28-11)
bullet point Glendale's ITS Strategic Plan, System Improvements Underway (4-28-11)
bullet point Temporary Closure of Parking Lot at Thunderbird Conservation Park May 4-5 (4-28-11)
bullet point Glendale Celebrates National Historic Preservation Month with an Award (4-28-11)
bullet point Summer Opportunities for Youth to Stay Active, Learn in Glendale (4-26-11)
bullet point May Green Living Classes focus on Energy Use (4-25-11)
bullet point May event features comic book authors, artists (4-22-11)
bullet point Downtown Glendale merchants host Mother's Day Celebration (4-21-11)
bullet point Grocery Store Distributor Chooses Glendale for New Headquarters (4-21-11)
bullet point Mayor Scruggs recruiting high school students to serve on city commission (4-21-11)
bullet point Glendale increase utility deposits to better manage delinquent accounts (4-14-11)
bullet point Councilmember Lieberman hosting two community meetings in April, May (4-14-11)
bullet point Volunteers donate their time, make Glendale a better community (4-11-11)
bullet point City Council Appointments (4-11-11)
bullet point Traffic restriction at 59th Ave. and Northern begins April 11 (4-9-11)
bullet point Glendale encourages plastic bag recycling to keep parks clean, save time, resources (4-8-11)
bullet point Contestants to create high fashion from recycled materials (4-8-11)
bullet point Volunteers sought for 3 upcoming city clean-up events (4-8-11)
March 2011
bullet point New funding available to help combat homelessness (3-30-11)
bullet point Free personal finance classes offered (3-30-11)
bullet point City taps 15-year employee as head of Water Services (3-30-11)
bullet point Glendale’s YouTube Channel Tops 100,000 Views! (3-29-11)
bullet point City Actions Help Reduce Fuel Use by More Than 129,000 Gallons (3-28-11)
bullet point City Accepting Applications for Community Development Advisory Committee (3-25-11)
bullet point Councilmember Martinez Hosting Cholla District Meeting April 6 (3-25-11)
bullet point City announces first expansion of recycling program in 11 years (3-23-11)
bullet point Residents' Input Sought on Glendale's Onboard Transportation Program April 13 (3-23-11)
bullet point Glendale Students Find Their Muse in Fire Hydrants (3-22-11)
bullet point Enhanced Security Efforts For Glendale Public Meetings (3-17-11)
bullet point Free trees available at city's 4th annual Green Festival (3-14-11)
bullet point Downtown events support charities (3-14-11)
bullet point Glendale Announces National Blues Headliners for Jazz & Blues Festival April 9-10 (3-11-11)
bullet point Mayor Holding Community Meeting March 15 (3-10-11)
bullet point Eliminate Toxic Home Materials Through Glendale’s Free Household Hazardous Pick-Up (3-8-11)
bullet point Glendale Civic Center Again Receives Top Ranking Award (3-2-11)
bullet point City announces disaster preparedness class (3-1-11)
bullet point 7th annual contest rewards student artwork, promotes recycling (3-1-11)
bullet point Home Remodeling on an Upswing in Glendale; Springtime Kicks off Permit 101 Class (3-1-11)
February 2011
bullet point City to tap teen talent to promote recycling (2-25-11)
bullet point Keynote Speaker Announced for César Chávez Breakfast (2-24-11)
bullet point Spring Training Grand Slam Promotion for fans (2-23-11)
bullet point Win chance to throw out first pitch at spring training game (2-23-11)
bullet point Judge Finn reappointed; continues career as Arizona's longest serving judge (2-23-11)
bullet point New Glendale Entryway Spotlights City’s Cultural Tourism Amenities (2-16-11)
bullet point Green Living Classes (2-16-11)
bullet point Glendale to Implement New Business License Application Fee Effective March 1 (2-14-11)
bullet point Nominations sought for César Chávez Diversity Award (2-11-11)
bullet point Glendale Day at Camelback Ranch means discounted tix for residents March 6 (2-10-11)
bullet point City welcomes spring with 3 events Mar. 5 (2-9-11)
bullet point City announces Green Living contests (2-8-11)
bullet point Presidents' Day Holiday Notice (2-8-11)
bullet point Glendale Civic Center Once Again Named Bride's Choice Award (2-8-11)
bullet point Glendale University offers behind-the-scenes peek at city government (2-7-11)
bullet point Glendale Mayor Elaine Scruggs' 2011 State of the City Address February 16 (2-4-11)
bullet point Northern Parkway Interchange (2-3-11)
bullet point Giant Valentine's Day Gift Basket Giveaway (2-1-11)
bullet point Glendale Putting $11 million of Federal Stimulus Funding to Good Use for its Residents (2-1-11)
January 2011
bullet point Volunteers to Help During Tax Time (1-31-11)
bullet point Residents Appointed to Serve on City Advisory Groups (1-31-11)
bullet point Councilmembers Clark and Lieberman Appointed to Serve on National Committees (1-31-11)
bullet point Glendale Chocolate Affaire Filled with Fabulous Entertainment, Decadent Delicacies & More  (1-28-11)
bullet point Glendale Glitters Makes the Season Bright in More Ways Than One (1-25-11)
bullet point Tour of treatment plant offered GU graduates (1-25-11)
bullet point Chocolate Affaire Filled With Fabulous Entertainment, Decadent Delicacies & More (1-24-11)
bullet point Green Festival Planned for March 26 (1-24-11)
bullet point Glendale's Centerline Adds First Saturdays to its Collection (1-24-11)
bullet point Plein Air Competition at Chocolate Affaire (1-20-11)
bullet point 67th/Camelback Intersection Closure Begins Jan. 24 (1-19-11)
bullet point Volunteers contribute 2,300 hours of service for MLK (1-19-11)
bullet point Express Bus Changes (1-14-11)
bullet point Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Notice (1-12-11)
bullet point Special TV Show & Website for Public Safety Memorial (1-12-11)
bullet point Chocoholics Unite in Downtown Glendale Feb. 4-6 (1-12-11)
bullet point First 10 Days of 2011 brings quarter million visitors to Glendale (1-11-11)
bullet point Inclusiveness Award Winner Named (1-5-11)
bullet point Glendale Traffic Alerts for BCS Championship Game on January 10 (1-5-11)
bullet point '101 Things to Do' Highlights New Tourism Effort (1-4-11)
bullet point Council Installation Ceremony To Be Held Tuesday, January 11 (1-4-11)
December 2010
bullet point Bowl game stirs interest in Glendale historic sites (12-28-10)
bullet point HOA training series offered (12-28-10)
bullet point 2010 Year in Review (12-28-10)
bullet point City of Glendale & Midwestern University Celebrate 15 Year Successful Partnership (12-21-10)
bullet point City opens "treecycling" sites Dec. 27 (12-20-10)
bullet point City Of Glendale Creates New Playbook For 2011 Bowl Games (12-20-10)



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