People send checks to me every day. Sometimes they are for hundreds of dollars. Other times, they’re written for more than $5,000. But I can’t cash them. And neither can the people who send them to me.
Like many middle-class parents, we promised our kids that we would pay for their college education, a reasonable promise in the 1980s from two parents who were teachers. We are still paying off their college loans in 2014, yet we feel lucky compared to students and families who are paying off college loans accrued between 2008 and 2014.
Gordon Lewis has been named the 2014-2015 “Lawyer of the Year” for Education Law in Phoenix. According to Best Lawyers, when an attorney is selected as “Lawyer of the Year,” it “reflects the high level of respect a lawyer has earned among other leading lawyers in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism, and their integrity.”
Shakira is a sweet, female orange tabby, about 4 months old. She is fixed and tested. Shakira is a great lap kitty who is calm, yet playful. She will share a cage with her handsome ebony brother, Lewis, at Cactus Cats adoptions this Saturday, Aug. 30, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Ahwatukee Petco, 5011 E. Ray Road.
Mountain Pointe's linebackers Keondre Churchwell (15) and Austin Cronen (33) break up a pass attempt during the football game between North and Mountain Pointe at North High School on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014.
The Thunder look to return to their winning ways behind a talented junior class and a group of committed seniors in 2014.Produced by David JolkovskiNarration by Jason P. SkodaInterviews (in order of appearance):Cade van RaaphorstTJ RobertsAlex FarinaDrew McIntyreCoach Dan HindsAdrian PerezAndrew MacnairSaxon McDonald