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Brandon Clarke isn’t one of those basketball recruits that started getting noticed early in his career after a big showing at a club tournament or on the AAU circuit.
The period between Thanksgiving of 1974 and December 1975 was the toughest year in the life of Diana Fisher.
Today let’s consider the locust: it looks like a grasshopper, but is something scientists call “gregarious,” which means it joins up with its friends, creates swarms that together cover about a fifth of the Earth’s land mass and eats up to 423 million pounds of food a day.
Kermit was originally found as a stray and brought in to the Yuma Humane Society. He is estimated to be about 6 years old. The guess on what he is … Chihuahua mix? All that is known for sure is he’s absolutely adorable. Kermit needs a child-free home as he has a bit of sensitivity when being handled. Don’t let that scare you though … the volunteers that work with Kermit at the shelter can go over/explain what exactly that means. He is a very sweet boy. He is neutered, up to date on vaccinations, and microchipped. Kermit’s adoption fee is $125.
People speak about autism as if it were the embodiment of hopelessness. It’s a disorder marked by lacking — a lack of social awareness, a lack of communication skills from an early age, a lack of understanding of emotions — and one that doesn’t have a cure. It’s treated and discussed as if it were a death sentence for life.
Fall sports registration is open for fifth- and sixth-grade boys flag football and girls volleyball for the Higley Unified School District.
One of Principal Bruce Kipper’s favorite phrases is “the pie is unlimited,” and he uses it frequently to describe the future of Mountain Pointe High School.
Arizona United Soccer Club and supporters group La Furia Roja 1881 announce they are partnering with a local nonprofit group, Support My Club.
The sun has just set. From where I sit, up on a ridge, I hear music from two simultaneous song sessions filling the Valley below. When campfires turn to embers, youngsters will peel themselves away from the festivities and make their drowsy way to their bunks. Their dreams will no doubt be filled with obstacle courses and tie-dye, hikes and ropes courses. Another day at summer camp is done.
The Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture recently announced the recipients of the Community Arts Support Grants Program for the 2014-2015 fiscal year.
Albert Lee, choir teacher at Kyrene Akimel A-al Middle School, has always shown a passion and desire when it came to choir.
The Ahwatukee Little League just might get that elusive state title.
Albert Lee, choir teacher at Akimel A-al Middle School, has been appointed the new Training Choir Director for the beginning level boys group at the Phoenix Boys Choir.
Some dreams seem just too big to accomplish, like a mirage in a vast, empty desert.
If there’s one movie that every new adult should see this year, it’s “Boyhood.” While we’ve gotten a lot of great coming-of-age stories in the past couple years like “The Spectacular Now” and “The Way Way Back,” Richard Linklater’s extraordinary film takes the genre to unfeasible new levels.
HERE: Readers Roundtable
Who is Arizona State University Police Officer Stewart Ferrin, the officer who has been accused of abusing ASU Professor Ersula Ore?
Clouds covered the sky, but temperatures were still more than 100 degrees with the dense humidity adding additional drips of sweats.
Civil rights groups asked a federal appeals court Monday to let them try to block an Arizona law banning abortions based on race or gender because the statute was passed because of racial stereotypes of – and hostility to – blacks and Asian-Americans.
Mountain Pointe coach Clay Webb is holding open gym at Aspire Volleyball Club, which is located at 8350 S. Kyrene Road in Chandler, from 6 to 8 p.m. every Saturday leading up to a four-day session at Mountain Pointe.
My wife and I do some baby-sitting for a single mom we know so she can have some well-deserved “alone” time. Recently, we took her two munchkins to the dollar theater and watched “Mr. Peabody and Sherman.”
The Spiral 18U boys celebrate a national title.
The voters of Congressional District 9 are faced with a couple of choices. Do we keep Democrat Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema to represent us or do we elect someone else?
A three-year journey for a group of volleyball players, coaches, and families came to its end with an unexpected outcome.