PHOENIX (AP) — Criticized for its own handling of head injuries, the NFL launched an extensive lobbying campaign to pass laws protecting kids who get concussions while playing sports. The result: Within just five years, every state had a law on the books.
Officials cautioned Northeast residents to not be misled by a relatively smooth Monday morning commute, and pressed their cautions to prepare for a "crippling and potentially historic" storm that could bury communities from northern New Jersey to southern Maine in up to 2 feet of snow starting later in the day.
Whether one is heading to the big game or just about town this week and especially next weekend, there are a few of watchwords to remember, according to Valley public safety and transportation officials: Plan ahead and leave early — well before the scheduled 4:30 p.m. kickoff.
Ahwatukee Foothills residents looking to add a furry member to their family will have a great opportunity to do so tomorrow when PACC911 will host an adopt-a-thon in the Ahwatukee Petco parking lot, at 5011 E. Ray Road.
Hannagan Meadow in Alpine, Ariz. has changed significantly in the more than 80 years it has been around, but one Ahwatukee Foothills family is making sure the lodge and its history is preserved for many years to come.
Groupon announced plans to open a new sales office in Phoenix to support its growing local ecommerce business in the region and across the country. Initially, Groupon will hire 20 full-time inside sales representatives to help expand its relationship with local businesses in Phoenix and across the country. The office will open in February.
Convergys Corporation will be hosting a job fair on Wednesday, Jan. 14, from 8 a.m.–3 p.m. at Convergys, 1801 E. Camelback Road, Suite 300, Phoenix. Interested candidates are welcome to jump start your application by visiting www.careers.convergys.com.
The O’Jays helped put the “Philly Sound” on the map and were a staple of 1970s radio. Their 50-year career produced several R&B classics, including “Back Stabbers,” “Love Train,” “For The Love of Money,” “I Love Music” and “Use Ta Be My Girl.”