Category: Features

Word of the Month: Dendrology

David Zapatka The poll results of the July WOTM column regarding the question, “Is it ‘It’s a few more miles still’ or is it ‘It’s a few more miles yet?’” posed by reader Sally Teusch are in and they are very interesting. There was one vote for ‘still,’ three votes for ‘yet’ and four votes…

Proclamation of the Mayor and Council of the City Of Eloy Requiring the Wearing of Face Coverings in Public to Mitigate the Spread of COVID-19

Frequently Asked Questions On June 22, 2020, the City of Eloy issued a proclamation regarding the use of mask/face coverings in Eloy within businesses and public spaces. When did Eloy’s face covering proclamation go into effect? Monday, June 22, 2020, when the City Council approved the proclamation, and there is no date for lifting this…

Dollars and Sense: What Is A Stated Income Loan?

In the past, stated income mortgages were home loans that did not require income verification or documentation. Lenders just needed a borrower’s stated income—hence the name “stated income” loans. Unfortunately, these risky loan types contributed to the 2008 housing market crash, and banks stopped issuing stated income loans as a result. This prevented banks from selling…