Noodles & Company

Noodles & Company serves a variety of pasta dishes and soups. (Noodles & Company/Submitted)

The West Valley is bringing many new businesses and opportunities for its population that continue to grow.

From a new program looking to help kickstart redevelopment of local businesses in Buckeye with up to $50,000 in improvement costs to a new chiropractor’s office opening in Avondale to a fundraiser to help a local elementary school, the business briefcase will break it down.

Catalyst Program

Location: 530 E. Monroe Avenue, Buckeye

The Buckeye Economic Development Team is offering a chance for pre-existing or new businesses to apply for up to $50,000 in city funding to develop, update or create. As long as businesses are within the Buckeye city limits, they can apply before 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 29. 

So far, the program has completed 37 projects within the city with combined investments of $1.6 million from the city and the private sector.

The program’s objective is to promote the rehabilitation of existing commercial, industrial or mixed-use properties.



Arizona Oncology

Location: 13555 W. McDowell Road, Suite 105, Goodyear

Arizona Oncology is getting a facelift as it is upgrading from a 5,146-square-foot space to an 8,998-square-foot office to accommodate more patients.

“Our patients and their satisfaction is the most important factor in this move,” said Dr. Govardhanan Nagaiah at Arizona Oncology. “In each of our practices, Arizona Oncology aims to create a seamless treatment experience for our patients so they can focus on the most important part — healing. Our expanded Goodyear clinic will help us meet the demand for state-of-the-art cancer care in the West Valley community.” 

Patients will be welcomed by many specialists, including Dr. Jennifer O’Neill, breast surgical oncologist; Nagaiah, medical oncologist, and radiation oncologist Dr. Neil D’Souza.

Arizona Oncology has multiple locations statewide that provide care to patients, including Scottsdale, Glendale, Green Valley, Phoenix, Prescott, Prescott Valley and Tucson.

They will be hosting an open house from 5 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15, for existing and new patients. To RSVP, call 480-433-9822 or email



NuSpine Chiropractic

Location: 1713 N. Dysart Road, Unit D103, Avondale

NuSpine Chiropractic is opening a new location in Avondale and expanding its locations in Arizona.

Welcoming Dr. Noah Nicolai to the team for the opening, NuSpine Chiropractic offers low-cost chiropractic treatments ranging from spine-related issues to family chiropractic treatments for children.

New patients pay $29 for the first visit, which includes a consultation appointment, a private exam, a full adjustment, and a hydrotherapy massage.

NuSpine Chiropractic also has locations in Peoria, Phoenix, and Chandler.

Info: 623-252-2584,


Noodles & Company

Location: 115290 W McDowell Road, Goodyear

Noodles & Company in Goodyear is having a fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7, to benefit Litchfield Elementary School.

To participate for the fundraiser, customers can go in-store or order ahead with the app. 

In person, guests should mention the school. To order ahead with the app, customers can place their order and use the discount code Giving50 at checkout.

Noodles & Company will give 50% of customers’ qualifying purchase to the school. 

Noodles & Company offers a wide variety of pasta dishes and soups.