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The state Court of Appeals will decide whether groups that run commercials publicly criticizing elected officials and candidates right before an election have to disclose their donors.
The background information that outlines the reasons why Tina Harguess won the Arizona Charter Schools Association Teacher of the Year award credits her for setting high standards, maintaining a similar standard of expectations and for collaborating with the rest of the staff. The thing is, Harguess doesn’t believe any of the educational activities she engages in are any different than what any other teacher currently accomplishes.
The state's charter schools are demanding more money from taxpayers, to the tune of $135 million a year.
NEW YORK — They own yachts, big ol' French chateaux and collect fine wine, so what's left to buy the one percenter for the holidays when your budget is more cook-at-home than caviar?
No students at Gilbert public elementary schools will go without a bright holiday season this year thanks to the efforts of the Gilbert Fire and Rescue Department.
PHOENIX — A pediatric surgeon and a public interest research group are warning shoppers to consider when shopping for toys this year that if something can fit into a baby's mouth, it will go in the mouth.
So the Great Apple Controversy is over.
Preparing a Thanksgiving feast ranks high on the entertaining stress-o-meter. Expectations, traditions and a home full of guests can make even the most seasoned host lose sleep.
SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. — Maybe ten times a week, someone calls Steve Lazicki looking to get rid of a parrot.
PHOENIX — Attorneys for two “dreamers” want to defend the lower resident tuition they and others pay for community college and sue Attorney General Tom Horne for trying to take it away.
PHOENIX — The cost of feeding the assorted horde of family and friends that show up on Thanksgiving is up a bit this year — but not much.
A potential impediment to Apple developing a facility in Mesa was cleared on Monday night after the Gilbert Public Schools Governing Board agreed to sign a letter of no objection to allow for the re-zoning of the property for tax purposes.
Step right up and meet the man who, some say, is the greatest man in American history — George Washington. Though, you will actually be meeting George Fairfax, the man who portrays Washington for a living. Originally from Virginia, Fairfax lives and breathes Washington and will transport you through time to a place where the General is the most respected man in the country.
It’s the heart of a budding ecosystem of innovation, air travel, higher education and well-paying jobs.
The deal that would bring Apple to Mesa has hit a snag due to a decision by the Gilbert Public Schools Governing Board to hold off on an agreement that would provide incentives to the company and provide the district millions in tax revenue.
In this Sept. 28, 2013 photo, Penny Caulk, right of Bristol, Wis., and Teri Bull, of Bristol, members of The PhotoKenosha Group, prepare to board a streetcar being refurbished which will be called the San Francisco streetcar at the Joseph McCarthy Transit Center during Kenosha Streetcar Day in Kenosha, Wis. Long after the streetcar was driven to the edge of extinction in America by the automobile _ hanging on only in a few places like New Orleans and Philadelphia _ cities are spending millions putting them back in, often along the same stretches of pavement where rail was wrenched out decades ago. The idea is that streetcars can form the heart of communities built around them, igniting economic development in urban centers that badly need it and offering a whiff of excitement to boot. (AP Photo/Michael Schmidt)
In this Sept. 28, 2013 photo, passengers board the Johnstown (Kenosha) streetcar during Kenosha Streetcar Day in Kenosha, Wis. Long after the streetcar was driven to the edge of extinction in America by the automobile _ hanging on only in a few places like New Orleans and Philadelphia _ cities are spending millions putting them back in, often along the same stretches of pavement where rail was wrenched out decades ago. The idea is that streetcars can form the heart of communities built around them, igniting economic development in urban centers that badly need it and offering a whiff of excitement to boot. (AP Photo/Michael Schmidt)
“Weather experts say that Typhoon Haiyan, which struck the Philippines on Friday and is expected to hit the Southeast Asian mainland, may turn out to be the most powerful such storm since modern record-keeping began. But don’t worry. Global warming is just a hoax.”
A smile — one of those tiny side smirks that causes a cheek to abut against the bottom of the eye — creeps onto your face when remembering all of the gadgets and gizmos held within the toy closet at Cardon Children’s Medical Center. This would be the moment when you’d try to blame the delightful giddiness on the inner child emerging from its shell, but it’d be a lie to say the outer man didn’t have a blast absorbing the sight of all the trinkets within the treasure trove.
Arizona’s four-year public universities had the nation’s largest in-state tuition and fees increase over the past five years, according the nonprofit organization that oversees the SAT.
PHOENIX – Just 25 doctors are responsible for allowing more than 25,000 Arizonans to legally obtain marijuana, according to a new report Friday.
PHOENIX — A Republican challenger for state attorney general is using the hot-button issue of prayer at public meetings to raise money for his campaign.
Amid cannon fire, flyovers and parachutists, the Higley Unified School District honored many veterans during its Veterans Day celebration on Nov. 8 — one of several events in the East Valley to recognize those who have served.
LOS ANGELES — While some say school safety hinges on guns, cameras or alarms in classrooms, Mark Gomer and Kristi Schiller think specially trained dogs should take point in preventing violence in schools.