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Candidates for governor and their allies have so far spent close to $16 million in the race to come out on top this coming Tuesday in the Republican primary. And that's what we know about.
A young ASU graduate is headed off to medical school in Hawaii, thanks to a scholarship from the United Health Foundation.
The Citizens Clean Elections Commission on Thursday threw out separate complaints alleging collusion between two gubernatorial candidates and independent groups trying to defeat their foes.
You won’t find many Dr. Seuss books in the hands of high school students. But the books’ messages can inspire for a lifetime, like this one: “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”
Mesa United Way is taking applications for 13 AmeriCorps positions that begin Sept. 1 and three AmeriCorps VISTA positions that begin in November. The temporary social-service positions all pay stipends and other benefits and have a one-year term of service.
A controversial spotlight shines upon Phoenix, once again, as a tearful mugshot of Valley resident Shanesha Taylor circulates around the world.
Friends, family and fans honor the life of beloved Valley icon and longtime KPHO-TV children’s television host, creator, writer and producer Bill “Wallace” Thompson with a special tribute on Monday, Aug. 11 at 7:30 p.m. at Harkins Tempe Marketplace Cine Capri.
I love puzzles. Crosswords, brainteasers, and search-a-words to be sure, but nothing beats an old fashioned jigsaw puzzle with about gazillion pieces spilling out of the box. Right now there is a monster-sized puzzle strewn across our family’s dining room table. I have been persistently working on it for so long that I can’t remember the last evening we ate dinner at the table.
Officials say most of the 79 cats that were confined in a Gilbert home have been euthanized.
A food truck fundraiser benefiting Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation is scheduled for Nov. 23.
Ann and Jenny Siner, the sibling duo behind My Sister’s Closet, My Sister’s Attic and Well Suited, are turning their energy toward a charity endeavor — opening the 3,200-square-foot My Sisters’ Charities Thrift Store in Chandler’s Promenade at Fulton Ranch (also home to one of the My Sister’s Attic locations).
Saying they have jurisdiction, members of the Citizens Clean Elections Commission refused Thursday to kill an investigation into whether a commercial aimed at Scott Smith was really designed to undermine his gubernatorial bid.
The state is asking federal judge to throw out a lawsuit filed on behalf of more than 34,000 inmates, saying there's no evidence each and every prisoner is at risk.
Red Mountain Library in Mesa will host a book signing by author Erik J. Ekstrom for his military-based anthology.
When Alexa Rogers was only 5 years old, she met a little girl named Sam who was very similar to herself. Sam was bright, happy and always trying to give back to others. There was only one glaring difference between the two.
I’ve seen it multiple times, but it never fails to amaze me just how fragile our lives, as well as all the stuff of our lives, really are. One of the summer storms bouncing around the Valley at this time of year brought wind and rain ripping through our church campus. It tore up trees and threw around the roof tiles like a 2 year old in full tantrum mode. The storm was all over and done in the space of about 10 minutes, yet restoring some semblance of order took several days. The emotional impact of the scene of devastation, and the physical work also took its toll, even as we give thanks that no one was injured.
July 28, 2014
The 79 cats that were confined in a Gilbert home will be available for adoption beginning at 11 a.m. Thursday morning.
It’s shaping up to be a very busy year for Mesa Parks and Recreation, as 11 new projects are bringing a host of opportunities for Mesa residents.
BidOnFusion will have an auction in Mesa with more than 20 truckloads of goods valued at more than $2 million.
It was probably 15 years ago that I discovered the magic that is a nearly empty jar of jam.
If asked the difference between jackrabbits and hares, would you know the answer? I have a gigantic hint for you; they both belong to the lagomorph order of mammals.
LOS ANGELES — Ten years ago, Shirley Worthington rushed Tigger to the vet when the dog's mouth started bleeding. When she was told he had cancer, she knew to blame her heavy smoking, an addiction she couldn't kick until after her pet died.
Civil rights groups asked a federal appeals court Monday to let them try to block an Arizona law banning abortions based on race or gender because the statute was passed because of racial stereotypes of – and hostility to – blacks and Asian-Americans.
With the majority of the 54 water related incidents already accrued in Maricopa County involving adults and teenagers, the Mesa Fire Department and the Drowning Prevention Coalition urge residents to recognize the ability to swim does not always ensure their safety.