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A Chandler family is in mourning after the death of one of its members during a trip to Hawaii earlier this month.
Our state is taking a beating over our nation’s broken immigration system. Unfortunately, we’re hearing a lot of rhetoric and campaign pandering on this issue. Here’s the truth: securing the border is about more than guards and fencing.
The wrestling scene at the Fargodome has to been seen, not explained, to fully appreciate the experience.
Those first few weeks when the kids head back to school can be among the most hectic for families. The lazy days of summer quickly give way to crazy schedules, homework and after-school activities. And don’t forget somehow managing to slip dinner into the middle of all that.
The average price to fill the tank is down once again in Arizona, with the average driver paying just shy of 2 cents less than the week prior.
Candidates locked in close primary races who ignore independent voters may be risking everything.
Kyrene School District Calendar
There seems to be many articles about inequality in America lately. Equality is found in socialist or communist nations. In these nations the government dictates to the workers: (1) what job they will have, (2) what pay, and benefits they will get, (3) what conditions they will be working under, (4) and what housing they will get. The worker doesn’t have a choice of these issues. The worker cannot refuse this work. If they refuse they will not be able to get food, or housing, etc. But they will have equality, if they do what the government wants.
Family vacations are wrapping up as the football season begins to dominate the calendar in the next few weeks.
The Arizona Court of Appeals late Wednesday trimmed the ability of state lawmakers to create special laws that are clearly designed to affect only one county or city.
Would you sign a document that was incomplete, ambiguous, and open-ended?
Courtney Nelson and Alyssa Rollando, both of Ahwatukee, were named to the Bucknell dean’s list.
Emmy, a 3-year-old Boxer mix, is a laid back gal looking for an easy going, quiet home. She loves to lounge around all day and hang out with her people and go for an occasional walk. Emmy gets along with other easy going dogs as well as cats. If you have a nice quiet home and are looking for an easy going dog well then Emmy is your gal. She is spayed and has her shots. Her adoption fee is $100.
The Reed football program in Sparks, Nev., has made the big-school state title game twice in the last three years and received the honor of being invited to the Sollenberger Classic to open the season in the annual football showcase featuring top programs from Arizona and Nevada.
Border Patrol agents stationed in South Texas are the busiest in the country, arresting tens of thousands of children illegally crossing the border without their parents and thousands more families with children.
It’s summertime! Time for beer, brats, baseball and the beach. It’s also time to be sure that your kids AND dogs are safe around water. For many Valley residents, most homes come equipped with a swimming pool. It’s important that your dog learn how to get out of the pool if they fall in.
It’s nearly upon us.
1. On July 7 at 4:10 a.m., police took a report of a weapons violation in the 5100 block of East Ray Road.
Tourism in Arizona is now back to where it was before the recession — and SB 1070 — hit, but it's nowhere near where it should be, according to the state's top tourism official.
Andrews-Sharer named to spring semester dean’s list
Hospice of the Valley is seeking volunteers to assist patients at Phoenix locations. The agency is holding four volunteer orientation sessions 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Aug. 2, 9, 16 and 23 at the agency’s administrative office, 1510 E. Flower St., Phoenix.
Wil Cardon's siblings are taking him to court, accusing him of misspending the family's trust funds, at least in part on his political ambitions.
Would you pay $7 for a gallon of regular gas in the Ahwatukee Foothills area? The answer is a solid NO — not when it can be bought at most filling stations for around $3.50 a gallon — no one would pay double for the same product.
(Editor’s note: This is a first in a series of stories about “snowbirds” in Ahwatukee and the Valley of the Sun. The next story will appear in the July 23 issue of the AFN).
Furniture Bank, Inc., in Ahwatukee has been assisting families around the Valley furnish their newly acquired home for the past two years, and the charity plans to double its initiatives after receiving it 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status.