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They say Europe is the birthplace of fencing, and Ahwatukee Foothills resident Rachelle Arama has her ticket punched to the continent.
Claiming new evidence of a pattern of misconduct, Attorney General Tom Horne on Tuesday asked a federal judge to dissolve the police department that patrols the polygamous twin communities of Colorado City and Hildale, Utah.
Molly Catherine Barlow, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Michael L. Barlow, residents of Ahwatukee Foothills, was married on May 24 in St. Benedict Catholic Church in Phoenix, to Nicholas Daniel Goins, son of Mr. Nickie Goins and Ms. Michelle Goins, of North Carolina.
For 16 years Steve Mancuso did everything he could to get Mountain Pointe swimmers to post their best time possible.
One of my all-time favorite movies is “The Princess Bride.” “As you wish” is something our hero, Wesley, says to his beloved Buttercup throughout the story. He wants to do everything in his power to make her wishes come true.
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Vermont freshman and Desert Vista graduate Kylie Butler was named to the America East All-Rookie Team on Thursday.
After being diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma last June, I was forced to cut back on reviewing movies every week. In between chemo treatments and sleeping for days on end, I’ve made an effort to see as many new releases as possible. Now at the start of a promising new year, I am happy to announce that I am virtually cancer free. Even better, I have a lot of truly great films from yesteryear to talk about.
Dobson continued to be pushed by its middle weights as the Mustangs won the 50th Doc Wright Invitational on Saturday in Winslow.
This feel-good show about a bride-to-be searching for her father includes ABBA’s greatest hits, including “Dancing Queen,” “S.O.S.,” “Super Trouper,” “Take A Chance on Me” and “The Winner Takes It All.”
Bill and Julie O’Brien of Ahwatukee announce the marriage of their daughter, Megan Elizabeth, to Bobby Don Smock, Jr., son of Bobby and Jill Smock, on June 1. The couple was married at Sky Ranch Lodge in Sedona.
Their talent has taken them to Nashville and beyond, onto stages where they’ve opened for some of the biggest names in country music, including Wynonna Judd, Martina McBride, LeAnn Rimes, Little Big Town and Steve Wariner.
The obsession began somewhere around the same time I got my first pair of Underoos.
Coming from Ohio there were two rivalries that ruled the sports world.
My classroom days are decades behind me, but I still miss the nerdy pleasure of heading back to school each September with new notebooks and folders, color coded by subject of course.
In my last column, I wrote about a wedding video business that went out of business.
Safeway and celebrity wedding planner, Debi Lilly, are rolling out a new Wedding Collection at more than 30 Phoenix-area stores. The new line of debi lilly design unforgettable flowers helps brides save money. The collection includes bouquets, boutonnieres, center pieces, altar pieces and flowers for flower girls in traditional colors as well as bright and colorful blooms. The collection also includes vases and candles that allow brides to design their own pieces.
Imagine it’s your wedding day and the business you hired to take your wedding video doesn’t show up.
An Ahwatukee Foothills family is reopening the old Inspirador in downtown Chandler and has a broader purpose in mind for the old venue.
Seann and Stefanie (Simmerman) McGinnis were married March 23 at the Hotel Valley Ho in Scottsdale. The bride is the daughter of Steve and Sheila Simmerman of Ahwatukee. The bridegroom is the son of Jeff and Beth McGinnis, also of Ahwatukee. The couple are Mountain Pointe graduates (Seann ’95 and Stefanie ’01). Stefanie is a 2005 graduate of Saint Mary’s College (Indiana) and is a marketing manager with an Internet advertising firm in Tempe. Seann is a University of Phoenix graduate and works in marketing and sales for Cobra Puma Golf of out San Diego.
The toe was bothersome, but not being behind the plate was worse.
There’s one question that “Independence Day,” “2012,” “The Day After Tomorrow,” “Cloverfield,” “The Core,” “War of the Worlds,” and other disaster movies never acknowledge. Where are the celebrities during all this mayhem? Aside from Bill Murray’s hilarious cameo in “Zombieland,” we never get to see what the rich and fabulous are up to during the apocalypse. There aren’t any scientists, soldiers, politicians or everyday people in “This Is the End.” James Franco and friends are the film’s focus as they try to survive the end of the world and each other.
Dr. Amy Puls and Dr. Peter Pinto of Ahwatukee Foothills announce the upcoming wedding of their son, Johnny Pinto, to Dr. Chelsea Dinner. Parents of the bride, Dr. Alan and Anne Dinner, reside in Indianapolis, Ind.
Cera Hassinan is one of those people who makes others feel uncomfortable with themselves.
The adage “truth is stranger than fiction” is proven in “The Lost Wife,” by Alyson Richman. She has succeeded in blending both for an unforgettable reading experience.