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PHOENIX – Before Marc Farina stepped on the mat against a two-time state champion Saturday, his coach told the Corona del Sol sophomore about a time got a quick pin at the Olympic level.
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The Desert Vista baseball program will be hosting its seventh annual golf fundraiser on Jan. 11 at Foothills Golf Club, 2201 E. Clubhouse Drive, with a noon start and shotgun format.
Houston Astros pitching coach Brent Strom is conducting an elite pitching boot camp at Challenge, 1721 W. 10th Place, Suite 3, a full-service baseball and softball training center in Tempe, Jan. 3-5.
The Desert Vista girls basketball team pose after getting their plaque and medals for winning the White Division at the Nike Tournament of Champions on Saturday.
It figured to be the Desert Vista girls’ toughest test in the early portion of the season, but the Thunder essentially nullified that notion with a great start against Dobson.
Austin Howard always had the speed and now he has the feet to go with it.
Finally, our weather has cooled so we can expand our living spaces to patios, gardens and backyards. After work and on weekends we can retreat outside to enjoy the warm days and cool evening breezes we look forward to from now until next May. Weekends mean we can invite family and friends over for those famous Arizona barbecues. Special celebrations can now be planned such as an assortment of parties, fundraisers or even an intimate wedding.
Stores are full of colorful ornaments and sparkly décor that set the holiday tone with glamour and panache. But there’s also decor for those who prefer to welcome the season with more homespun serenity.
I’m tired of reading Bill Richardson’s articles where he rallies against any sort of regulation over guns (Latest, “Gun-free zone is truly fatal conceit,” AFN, Dec. 11). His entire argument is to make good the enemy of perfect. He continually gives statistics about how individuals who want to do bad things will do bad things. I agree.
I just had to email everyone that I know that lives in or around Ahwatukee to read the “Gun-free zone (is truly fatal conceit),” by Bill Richardson in your (Dec. 11) Opinion section. All I can say is he covered everything you could possibly think of on this matter. Well thought out and written. And it’s so true!
In 1945 all of the industrial nations met in Breton Woods, N.H., to discuss currencies in a global environment. These nations decided that the American dollar should be the international currency, because it was gold backed, America was the leading manufacturing giant, and was a responsible country. All of these nations pledged to peg their currency to the dollar, as it was gold backed, making their currency gold backed. Things changed through the years, as in 1971 Nixon removed the gold backing from the dollar, showing irresponsibility to the rest of the world. America then started to expand its money supply from $800 billion to $2.4 trillion (in 2010). So, we made a conscious decision to inflate the dollar by 200 percent. Forcing all of the countries that were pegged to the dollar to expand their money supply, in order to keep the same currency conversions.
National companies can't divide up their business in ways designed solely to minimize their Arizona corporate tax liability, the state Court of Appeals has ruled.
Reasonable people will agree that all countries should not have easy access to nuclear and chemical weapons.
The Ahwatukee JCPenney, 5050 E. Ray Road, was once again the site for the Seventh Annual Knights’ Kids event on Dec. 7. The Corpus Christ Knights of Columbus Council 10062 and In Country Viet Nam Veterans sponsored 42 students from the Frank Elementary School in Guadalupe for a morning of shopping for new clothing items.
Martha and Dave are in their mid-50’s and they make up the middle section of the sandwich generation. Dave’s father lives with them and his mother is in a nearby assisted living facility. They have a daughter in high school and a 26-year-old son who recently moved back home when he got laid off from his first post-college job. Baby boomers like Martha and Dave are giving up to 40 hours a week of unpaid care for elderly parents while balancing child-rearing and full-time jobs. How can they make this work?
A new boutique in Ahwatukee Foothills has a focus on local vendors and unique gifts.
As Santa stuffs his sleigh with popular or big ticket items this year, he may be in for a “Bah, humbug” unless he takes certain insurance precautions. Gift-givers may be “Scrooged” when they realize that some gifts may cost homeowners extra on their insurance premiums, or may not be covered at all.
Denial’s worked pretty well for me so far. But as I type with trembling fingers, reality is seeping in. Just after Christmas, my family is moving. To Seattle. I know. From sunshine to rain. But then, change is as inevitable as the lights that twinkle along Chandler Boulevard during the holidays each year. And so, I have to embrace one more in a long lifetime of transitions.
Mountain Pointe coach Norris Vaughan guided the Pride to new heights and is being recognized nationally after the program won its first state title.
Quincy Taylor has always been good at the transition game.
‘Tis the season to be jolly, to deck the halls and to buy presents for family and friends. But, did you know the holidays are also considered by some experts to be a good time to buy or sell a home?
Chandler's Mark Jurek competes in the 200 yard IM, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 in the Arizona State Swimming Championships at the Skyline Aquatic Center in Mesa.
Desert Vista's Cecelia Kowalski set the school record with a time of 1:50.48 in the 200 freestyle this season.