Friday, November 28, 2014 5:00 am
Julie Kent, an ASU alumna with a supply chain management background, said she never imagined herself entering the fashion world after college. Now, however, she’s become a local fashionista and the owner of a boutique in downtown Tempe.
Thursday, November 27, 2014 8:45 am
Gilbert officials will celebrate the opening of a new parking structure with a two-hour event on Dec. 6.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 11:33 pm
The Christmas season is coming around again and, as in years past, the highlight in Mesa will be the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ Mesa Temple Garden Christmas Lights.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 10:15 pm
Hanukkah, the Jewish “Festival of Lights,” is conspicuous for a couple of reasons, namely the interesting lights and decorations and the eight-day length of the holiday.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 4:25 pm
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 3:00 pm
Finding evidence of false statements by sheriff's investigators, the state Court of Appeals on Tuesday gave the owner of a chain of Phoenix area restaurants a chance to undermine — and possibly escape — charges he knowingly hired undocumented workers.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:15 pm
Tempe’s annual holiday kickoff has served as a consistent source of entertainment and joy for families for two decades without necessarily offering the same experience one year after another.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 7:00 am
A Gilbert middle school student is raising funds to represent her community as an ambassador in three countries next summer.
Monday, November 24, 2014 2:30 pm
Badminton is commonly known as the world’s fastest racket sport, as it requires players to think fast and act fast due to great velocity a shuttlecock can reach.
Monday, November 24, 2014 2:20 pm
Monday, November 24, 2014 1:30 pm
Thanksgiving is a day of warmth amid a cold season that serves as a sharp contrast to the start of a desolate stretch of months. It’s the start of a stretch that can be quite difficult for families who cannot afford several of the components that fuel the warmth, whether it’s the turkey, mashed potatoes and stuffing or the camaraderie that comes from spending an afternoon among the people who care.
Monday, November 24, 2014 5:30 am
High school students from across Arizona with an interest in learning about mobile apps can participate in Gilbert’s upcoming SPARK APP League competition.
Sunday, November 23, 2014 3:45 pm
Banner Desert Medical Center in Mesa will host a free seminar about pelvic health on Dec. 4.
Sunday, November 23, 2014 7:00 am
We will never see them again. They were a cadre that is rapidly disappearing. But not long ago, priests from Ireland ran the Catholic Church in Arizona. Between 1945 and 1970, 54 newly ordained left the Emerald Isle to minister in our growing state. In addition to these permanent clergy, an additional 44 temporarily worked here during that time.
Friday, November 21, 2014 7:00 pm
A small group of local Republican lawmakers gathered outside the Mesa Arts Center on Wednesday morning for a press conference on immigration reform ahead of President Obama’s speech on Thursday.
Friday, November 21, 2014 2:46 pm
Friday, November 21, 2014 12:00 pm
Students at the East Valley Institute of Technology will host a run on Saturday to help rebuild a horse stable that supports disabled and ill children.
Friday, November 21, 2014 9:30 am
A pair of local organizations will try to collect approximately 1,000 turkeys to donate to families in need on Nov. 25.
Friday, November 21, 2014 9:06 am
For the seventh straight year, Maricopa County Superior Court is on track to be the largest National Adoption Day event in the United States.
Friday, November 21, 2014 9:05 am
For the seventh straight year, Maricopa County Superior Court aims to be the largest National Adoption Day in the United States.This year, 334 children are expected to be adopted by their forever families. The 334 children scheduled to have their adoption decrees finalized, pushes Maricopa County National Adoption Day over the 3,000 total adoption milestone.The event helps raise public awareness about the plight of children without families. Some of the children, who range in age from newborns to teenagers, are victims of abandonment, neglect and abuse.This year marks the 15th anniversary of National Adoption Day in Maricopa County.National Adoption Day is a collective national effort to raise awareness of the more than 100,000 children in foster care waiting to find permanent, loving families.
Friday, November 21, 2014 8:45 am
Valley Christian High School will host the For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) Tech Challenge qualifier event this Saturday.
Thursday, November 20, 2014 10:28 pm
Monti’s La Casa Vieja on Mill Avenue in Tempe closed on Nov. 17 after nearly 60 years in business — and now dozens of items and memorabilia from within the historic home-turned-restaurant will be sold in a live auction on Thursday, Dec. 4. The auction will be held at Monti’s starting at 7 p.m. A preview of the memorabilia begins at 5 p.m.
Thursday, November 20, 2014 9:43 pm
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 9:02 pm
Thursday, November 20, 2014 2:30 pm
The town of Gilbert will have its annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Celebration at 7 p.m. on Nov. 25.