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Welcome to Peoria's newsroom! Here you will find the latest news and information about events in Peoria, Arizona.

The newsroom is maintained by the Office of Communications. Need to get in touch with someone about a story? View a list of media contacts for the city.

Archived News
  • parkfest

    Join Us for Parkfest at Skunk Creek

    02/14/2019 2:14 PM

  • HOAs and Neighborhoods

    Attend Peoria's HOA Academy

    The mission of this academy is to educate HOA board members, management teams and all interested homeowners.

    02/14/2019 2:12 PM

  • ASUei

    Don't Risk it All: Understand and Manage Business Risk for Success

    Starting and running a business is a complicated process.

    02/14/2019 2:10 PM

  • bravodisplay2019

    Support Your Library and Have a Great Time at Bravo Peoria

    The city of Peoria, along with the Friends of the Peoria Public Library, present this annual family event and book sale.

    02/14/2019 2:05 PM

  • TheaterWorks logo

    Catch ‘A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum’

    “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum” runs from Feb. 15 through Mar. 3 at the Peoria Center for the Performing Arts. General admission tickets are $36 with senior and student discounts available.

    02/06/2019 7:00 AM

  • ASUei

    Finding Solutions: How to Turn Your Idea into Your First Business

    Connect with other budding entrepreneurs as we discuss how to evolve an idea into a business. The event will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 12, from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. at Sunrise Mountain Library

    02/06/2019 7:00 AM

  • Neighborhood Outreach Access to Health

    Seminar by Neighborhood Outreach Access to Health (NOAH)

    NOAH offers enrollment assistance to individuals and families in need of health and community resources. Come learn more about NOAH on Thursday, Feb. 28 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Rio Vista Recreation Center, 8866 W. Thunderbird Dr. The seminar is free.

    02/06/2019 7:00 AM

  • Peoria_Logo

    Affiliate Funds Offered for Peoria Events

    Affiliate funds are available to organizations of all sizes, whose primary mission is to produce, present or offer events open to the general public. The application period begins on Feb. 4, and the deadline for submitting the application is May 1.

    02/06/2019 7:00 AM

  • Rio Vista Community Center

    Take a Self Defense Class for Women

    Don't be a victim! Learn basic strikes, blocks, and techniques to defend yourself against any type of assault, with emphasis on ways of moving that will allow you to effectively overcome an attacker no matter your age, body type, or physical ability.

    01/30/2019 8:00 AM

  • Sunrise Mountain Library sign

    Take a Technology Class at Sunrise Mountain Library

    Have you ever wanted to learn how to code, or are you interested in enhancing your technology skills? Join the Coding for Adults class at Sunrise Mountain Library.

    01/30/2019 8:00 AM

  • football-web

    Keep Super Sunday Super Safe

    Having a shindig for Super Bowl Sunday? Don’t forget about the little ones. The other bowl on Super Sunday should be the one where you put your keys if you’re planning to drink.

    01/30/2019 8:00 AM

  • West Valley Art Museum

    Experience Vision and Sound: An African American Experience Art Exhibit

    There will be an artists' reception on Thursday, Jan. 31 from 4 to 6 p.m. The event is free to the public and light refreshments will be provided. This special exhibit runs through March 7.

    01/30/2019 8:00 AM

  • Dog

    Visit One of Peoria’s Five Dog Parks

    Pet drinking fountains, Mitt Muffs and waste containers are available at each location. Dog parks are great for exercise and socialization, and are a wonderful way to make new friends, for pets and owners alike.

    01/28/2019 9:00 AM

  • Sustainable University

    Harvesting Rainwater – Reusing a Precious Resource

    Learn how to harvest rain for your garden, how to calculate the needs for an average home in the Valley, and varying techniques that work in our unique desert climate. This free course will take place Wednesday, Jan. 30, at 7:30 p.m. at the Sunrise Mountain Library

    01/28/2019 9:00 AM

  • Lifeguards

    Sign Up to Be a Lifeguard

    Peoria is currently hiring lifeguards for the summer of 2019. The starting wage for lifeguards is $11/hr. To become a lifeguard, you must be 15 years or older and complete a lifeguard class.

    01/28/2019 9:00 AM

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    Peoria Opens its 2020 Arts Grant Application

    Program grants are available to fine arts as visual art and performing art forms. Non-profit art organizations will be considered for public art projects in the city. Applications will be accepted from Jan. 31 to Apr 2.

    01/28/2019 9:00 AM