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Maryvale, Arizona once epitomized the American dream. Then chemicals seeped under the town.

PHOENIX — Maryvale once epitomized the American dream of suburban family life. During the post World War II building boom, a local boy back from the Army transformed acres of farmland west of Phoenix into Arizona’s first planned community. Maryvale, which now stretches from Grand Avenue to 99th Avenue, Camelback to McDowell roads, wanted to […]