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At first glance, Sheila Breen and Katharine Heffernan appear to have little in common.
Banner Heart Hospital is involved in a research study for a device that may reduce the risk of hospitalization or even death among patients who have heart failure.
PICACHO PEAK STATE PARK — "Excuse me, coming through, sorry, thank you!" I kept repeating loudly and urgently as I hiked up Picacho Peak, which rises like a Western saddle from the endless desert just off I-10 between Phoenix and Tucson.
The American Red Cross Tiffany Circle of Arizona’s prestigious Anchor of Hope Award was presented to Kate Forbes, a 33-year volunteer for the American Red Cross and chief financial officer for Electric Applications Inc.
Scott Berger of Addison Taylor Fine Jewelry presents Kate Forbes with a custom-designed pendant in recognition of the first-ever Anchor of Hope Award from the American Red Cross Grand Canyon Chapter. Photo by Todd Tamcsin Photography
The American Red Cross will be host a blood drive from noon to 5 p.m. on Feb. 26 at the Red Mountain Library, which is located at 635 N. Power Road in Mesa.
No one in Arizona beat Dani Jones this season so she took her show on the road.
Robert Rodriguez's "Machete Kills" is a sequel based on an end-credits joke from a film that was itself based on a joke trailer contained within a half-joke grindhouse homage. Exactly how many degrees such an endeavor is removed from anything resembling serious cinema would require Jean Baudrillard to calculate, yet for more immediate filmgoing purposes, all there is to see here is a surprisingly long-lived gag finally running out of gas. As violent as its predecessor yet noticeably duller and less outrageous, "Machete Kills" is dragged to the finish line entirely by its director's madcap energy and an absurd cast of major stars in strange cameos.
Each year the Ahwatukee Foothills Chamber of Commerce honors local business women through the Palo Verde Women in Business Award.
September is National Preparedness Month and the American Red Cross is reminding each person to make a kit, have a plan, and stay informed to protect themselves in an emergency.
Scott Keyes talks about important items in a first aid kit in Phoenix on Thursday, Sept. 19 2013.
Scott Keyes shows different phone apps used in case of a emergency in Phoenix on Sept. 19, 2013.
Scott Keyes explains different items needed for first aid in Phoenix on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013.
Scotts Keyes shows all of the first aid kit items in his backpack in Phoenix on Sept. 19, 2013.
The Arizona Division of Emergency Management (ADEM) is observing the 10th annual National Preparedness Month this month by spreading the message to be prepared.
President Obama’s decision to defer to Congress the decision about whether to slap around Syria was a pure political masterstroke.
The American Red Cross Grand Canyon Chapter will host Experience Red Cross, an inside look at the Grand Canyon Chapter in action from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 29 at the Grand Canyon Chapter’s headquarters, 6135 N. Black Canyon Highway in Phoenix.
It’s no secret: Arizona is no stranger to wildfires. The Doce Fire has burned more than 6,700 acres near Prescott — the state’s first major wildfire in what could be a rougher-than-normal wildfire season (Editor’s note: After receiving this the Yarnell Hill Fire happened near Prescott, killing 19 firefighters on June 30).
Natasha Holstein, Community Preparedness and Resilience Manager at American Red Cross Grand Canyon Chapter.
If you have a child 15 years or older, consider signing them up for the American Red Cross Lifeguard Course at the Ahwatukee Community Swim and Tennis Center, 4700 E. Warner Road, on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 23 through March 3, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (must attend all four days).
The University of Arizona College of Medicine Phoenix has named Dr. Dean Coonrod, MD, as chair of the executive committee of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology for the downtown Phoenix medical college.
Are you a celebrity watcher? A magazine clipper? A list maker, supplement taker, whole grains baker? No matter what kind of person you are, there’s a new diet cookbook to help lay the foundation for that inevitable New Year’s resolution.
Target Corp. announced it has donated $500,000 in monetary support and products to assist with Hurricane Sandy relief efforts. The donation will include $425,000 in cash and in-kind donations to the American Red Cross, $50,000 in cash donation to the Salvation Army, and $25,000 in gift cards to local Target stores to help with community needs.
When Hurricane Sandy hit the East Coast Ahwatukee Foothills resident Deanna Montalbano was concerned about friends and family in the area, but as the worst of the storm passed she was also torn over whether or not she would still be participating in the New York City Marathon.
One of the first New York Police Department officers on the scene the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, will be the keynote speaker at this year’s Healing Field candle light vigil on Tuesday, Sept. 11 at 7 p.m.