Usually when a business has to close its doors, it’s because it’s not bringing in enough people. But, for one little grey and blue hut with the windmill logo, it has the opposite problem. The Dutch Bros. stand on Camelback Road and Central Avenue in uptown Phoenix is being forced to close its doors.
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Arizona House Sends Cellphone Driving Ban To Governor
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