Main Street Minute: Appliance store celebrates with giveaway
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.
• The Tempe Community Action Agency has opened a community farmers market. The Tempe Community Market accepts vouchers and checks distributed by the Arizona Farmers' Market Nutrition Program to low-income families. The market is on Mill Avenue just north of the Loop 202 Red Mountain Freeway.
• Spencer's TV and Appliance will announce the winner of a $10,000 shopping spree Friday as part of the grand-opening celebration of its 10th store. Spencer's has also given away a free flat-screen TV each week for the last 10 weeks as part of the celebration. The new store is near Tatum Boulevard and Thunderbird Road.
• The City of Phoenix and Grand Canyon University have announced an expansion of their partnership to improve public safety, prevent drownings and curb graffiti. The funding brings GCU's two-year community investment to about $1.4 million.