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Unwilling to wait for congressional action, a first-term state legislator is attempting to clip the wings of the National Security Agency, at least in Arizona.
With their roots firmly planted in Mesa, local rock band Mimelight is on a quest to share its music with the world. You can see them next at a benefit concert for Mesa’s Paz De Cristo shelter Dec. 10 at The Underground in Mesa.
We have traditionally had two inescapable realities in life: death and taxes. Well, you can add to that list: death, taxes and fees. Fortunately, this past week at least one kind of fee was said to be improperly levied. It’s one charged to you for keeping tabs on your government.
In a case with statewide implications, a lawyer for the City of Phoenix argued to the Court of Appeals Tuesday that governments can decide to allow ads for condoms and contraceptives on bus shelters and benches — but not for candidates or controversial causes.
Nearly a year ago, I hosted the first Downtown Development Summit at the Mesa Arts Center. We invited developers and financiers from Arizona and around the country to come see what downtown Mesa had to offer. We highlighted development opportunities and showcased available properties through downtown and along the light rail corridor.
A year ago on Arizona high school football’s biggest stage, Mountain Pointe quarterback Antonio Hinojosa wanted to get away.
GLENDALE – Norris Vaughan was engulfed into the sea of black.
The state's charter schools are demanding more money from taxpayers, to the tune of $135 million a year.
Facility, pricy equipment part of package offered to public through collaboration
PASADENA, Calif. —
Apple Inc. qualifies for a $10 million grant from the Arizona Commerce Authority if it opens its proposed new plant in Mesa and meets job creation and capital investment targets.
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.
This is very unique. It’s pretty awkward. It’s a little embarrassing, to be honest.
Artist or crafter? It doesn’t matter to Frank Biernier.
Jay Tibshraeny when he began a second stint and sixth term as Chandler mayor in 2011 took on a large role in the city's economic development and specifically, creating, protecting and preserving the Price Corridor at the south end of Chandler.
Their talent has taken them to Nashville and beyond, onto stages where they’ve opened for some of the biggest names in country music, including Wynonna Judd, Martina McBride, LeAnn Rimes, Little Big Town and Steve Wariner.
Multiple youth agencies across the East Valley recently received a significant amount of money to support their charitable efforts from a longtime Mesa volunteer organization.
Armed with a camera and a big heart, Jon Linton uses art to spread awareness and compassion about the issue of homelessness in Phoenix.
It’s a simple case of supply and demand.
I am a college senior at the top of my class preparing to start a career in Elementary & Special Education and am extremely disappointed in Gilbert’s disinterest in improving the quality of its school system. Teacher pay in the Gilbert Public Schools has been frozen for years and stripping funding from them at this juncture will only ensure that this trend continues!
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.
A snap decision outside of some Mesa convenience stores resulted in tough lessons for 10 shoppers during a recent police operation.
Local comedy club Outliars Comedy will begin offering improv classes at Higley Center for the Arts every Tuesday night starting at 8 p.m. Nov. 5. The first class is free.
The City of Chandler will recognize four local veterans during the city’s Operation Welcome Home event beginning at 6 p.m. on Nov. 4.