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    Circle the City gets $3M federal contract to care for the homeless; creating 40 new positions
    This Phoenix nonprofit will take over the county's homeless contract

    Motor Mondays: Alfa Romeo: Sharp driver but needs more Italian design flair (Video)
    Alfa Romeo Stelvio Compact luxury crossover Base price range: $41,995 MPG: 22/28, premium fuel Manufactured: Cassino, Italy Insurance Institute for Highway Safety: Not yet rated Web: Competitors: Acura RDX, Audi Q5, BMW X3, Infiniti QX50, Jaguar F-Pace, Land Rover Discovery Sport, Lexus NX, Lincoln MKC, Mercedes-Benz GLC, Porsche Macan, Volvo XC60 Bottom line: Excellent road manners, but Alfa needs to spiff up design and add more space in back Stelvio, aptly named?

    Designers show off cool office spaces at Renaissance Square
    Renaissance Square is in downtown Phoenix

    Entrepreneur: Family-run Marcus Networking handles IT work for mainly medical companies
    Marcus Networking started as a tech consulting company, predominantly in manufacturing, then growing into the medical industry after becoming Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act compliant.

    From the Publisher: Future of education in Arizona is at a crossroads
    Business leaders see a road forward in education funding.

    McCain to miss tax vote
    Arizona Sen. John McCain likely will miss a vote this week in the Senate on the Republican tax plan as he returns to the Valley. McCain was in Walter Reed Army Medical Center last week being treated for side effects from his ongoing treatment for cancer. He was returning to the Phoenix area on Sunday, according to the Arizona Republic. The GOP is bringing a combined tax bill to a vote in the House and Senate this week. Republicans only can give up two votes on the tax package in the Senate with?

    Employment attorney gauges impact if ACA's individual mandate repealed
    Tax fight may mean changes for Obamacare regardless of repeal.

    Top 15 home sales of 2017 hit $90 million combined
    The residential real estate market returned with a flourish, at least at the high-end, in 2017. During the first 11 months of the year, there were roughly two dozen home sales over $4 million each, and 10 that topped 5 million. Below is a look at the top home sale for the year. 5901 E. Edward Lane, Paradise Valley 6151 E. Caballo Drive, Paradise Valley 11386 E. Whistling Wind Way, Scottsdale 11039 E. Saguaro Canyon Trail, Scottsdale 5659 N. Superstition Lane, Paradise Valley 10500?

    American Airlines debuts holiday video with important (and universal) message
    American Airlines is getting right to the heart of what the holidays are all about in a new video holiday greeting it has just distributed to millions of customers and friends of the world's largest carrier. Indeed the 90-second "Welcome Home" video is laser-focused on mining the emotions of love and caring that invariably well up at this time year, even among employees of an airline that ? like some of its competitors ? has witnessed some pretty ugly things happening on planes and at airports?

    These U.S. airlines lead the pack for customer complaints
    Airplane travel can make for stressful times. Oftentimes even a minor slight can elicit an exasperated response. Yet, airlines are culpable as they have been known to overbook flights, lose passenger luggage and keep travelers waiting for hours on end, among other annoying things. As such, many consumer complaints have merit. And the list of offending airlines includes larger ones such as American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines, as well as smaller carriers such as JetBlue Airways?

Brock Danielson
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