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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.
WASHINGTON — Some schools are letting kids with live lice in their hair back in the classroom, a less restrictive policy that has parents scratching their heads.
Winning in the playoffs is often about perseverance. So, too, is simply getting to this point.
A bond package approved by voters will help the City of Mesa improve its service to the public and make it a more attractive location for potential businesses, says one member of the Mesa City Council.
A recent Bloomberg.com report showing college tuition in the U.S. has increased 538 percent since 1985 while medical care rose 286 percent during the same time span may surprise some, but not Chris Ordway. As a college funding adviser for the Phoenix-based non-profit HEFAR Group — an acronym for Higher Education Financial Aid Resources — Ordway works daily with families trying to plan for the high cost of sending their children to college.
An area dentist will purchase candy offered by the community to donate to troops serving overseas the day after Halloween.
The Grand Canyon National Park is set to reopen Saturday.
It’s nearly universal. Perhaps not so readily apparent in some, but I submit it’s there, even under the crustiest of countenances. When you get right down to it, we want to make a mark. To leave a legacy. To make a difference.
TUCSON — Saying their success would “devastate” the state budget, Gov. Jan Brewer on Wednesday said she does not want U.S. House Republicans to succeed in their bid to shutdown the Affordable Care Act.
NEW YORK — In the decade Sarah Tetley has worked with college students, she's seen a change in care packages sent from home.
Puffed pastry dough is a totally underappreciated ingredient, at least as far as time-crunched families are concerned. It's so versatile and easy to use, I'm not sure why it isn't in the rotation in more homes.
CORRECTS LOCATION TO NEW LONDON - This Sept. 19 photo supplied by Connecticut College in New London, Conn., shows Lina Hajj, a dining services staff member, assembling a “birthday bash” care package that parents can order online for pick-up by their kids on campus. Premade care packages for college students offered by schools and by commercial gift-basket companies are replacing homemade care packages. (AP Photo/Connecticut College)
This Sept. 18, 2013 image supplied by CoedSupply.com shows a sample box of items the company shipped this month as part of a care package service designed for college students, including health-food snacks, personal care supplies and entertainment items. Commercially prepared care packages are replacing homemade care packages for the college set. Andy Fortson co-founded CoedSupply.com last year after feeling frustrated with available online options when he was looking for something to send to a cousin at college and a brother in the Marines. (AP Photo/CoedSupply.com, Andy Fortson)
Perhaps the so-called “little things” are aligned.
I have always been a huge fan of the Chinese dumplings known as pot stickers. They're wonton wrappers filled with pork or shrimp, crisped up in a pan, steamed, re-crisped, then served with a dipping sauce. Yum!
Local veterans are responding to the potential U.S. involvement in Syria.
Many years ago, I was vegan. And I was rather fond of my tofu.
LOS ANGELES — Ivan, Domino and Joshua arrived together at the animal shelter when their ailing owner could no longer care for them. To get adopted, they will need to go as one.
NEW YORK — The farm-to-table movement has become farm to facial for some in the spa industry, with more locations offering fresh herbs and flowers from their own gardens for treatments.
Q: How feasible is it to get rid of cable television and watch everything on the Internet? — D
Selecting lunch gear used to be simple. Stuff your lunch into a paper bag or pick the box decorated with whichever movie, television or toy character your kid was most smitten with. Done.
Amigos, here’s a worthy poster to nail on the gate post: “Wanted: Safe Bargain Shopping on the Internet.” In case you’re new to frugal buying online, here’s a big “howdy” to the new frontier of shopping.
Backpacks aren’t just for carrying expensive textbooks, crinkled homework assignments, and eraser shavings. For Mesa-based non-profit United Food Bank, they’re a means to feed.
It’s that time of year! Armed with two teacher lists from my kids’ school and two daughters (my son was at a birthday party), I hit the stores last week for some supply shopping.