The Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame announced its 17th group of inductees July 19 during the WNBA All-Star Game at US Airways Center in Phoenix. The six members of the Class of 2015 are: Janeth Arcain (player), Kurt Budke (coach, posthumously), Gail Goestenkors (coach), Janet Harris (player), Lisa Leslie (player), and Brad Smith (coach).
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.”
Seattle Sounders' Brad Evans, a Mountain Pointe gradaute, missed out on this year's World Cup. While disappointed his career is hardly over and has had other highlights during his time with the MLS like playing against former Los Angeles Galaxy star David Beckham.
I flipped on CNN and Anderson Cooper was interviewing the CEO of Starbucks. He said, “You were hired in 2008 because your company had begun to spiral downward. What did you do to turn things around?” Howard Schultz replied, “I implemented a transformation agenda.”
Chandler-based Baseball Player University, an instructional baseball show aimed at bringing professional-level training to all players, recently announced a partnership with baseball giant Louisville Slugger ahead of the launch of its fourth season.
Classic homemade pies and home-style food with a contemporary flare are on the menu at the new Marie’s Restaurant and Bakery in the old Marie Callendar’s location at Interstate 10 and Chandler Boulevard.
The restaurant space at the northwest corner of Desert Foothills Parkway and Chandler Boulevard, which most recently housed My Big Fat Greek Restaurant, has struggled for years to keep a tenant but new owners who are familiar with the area say they’ve got the right concept and the right management to make their business successful.
The Ahwatukee Foothills News hosts a forum with the 9th Congressional District US House of Representatives candidate Andrew Walter.For more from this forum, see our playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL8ZTVzyUoWKlnx1J8_dcjjX94IwjMgeS5[Video: Vincent Cota/Ahwatukee Foothills News]