KTAR's Main Street Minute focuses on local businesses that are hiring, businesses that are opening and events across the community. Each weekday these stories air on KTAR at 7:27 a.m. More information on those stories can be found below.
• Coast-to-Coast Career Fairs is holding a job fair at the Radisson Hotel near Sky Harbor Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Coast-to-Coast is looking to fill hundreds of positions in sales, marketing, law enforcement, and customer service, among other fields. A career expert will be on hand to help with resumes.
• The Arizona Highway Patrol Association kicked off its annual Comfort Bear Toy Drive this week. The stuffed toys go to children impacted by tragedy. Papa Murphy's is offering $5 off any family-size pizza for every new stuffed toy donated. The drive will end on April 30. Donations of new stuffed animals are being accepted at any participating Phoenix, Tucson, or Yuma location.
• Scottsdale-based Deco Communities, along with partners Castlelake and Isles Ranch, have announced plans for a $37 million-dollar residential tower in Old Town. The eight-story Envy will include 90 residential units and will overlook the entertainment district. Reservations will open in the summer.
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