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My friend’s daughter just turned 8 and I was recently reminiscing about having attended her baby shower. I arrived at the party, set my purse in a room with everyone else’s and joined the activities. Most of the women in attendance went to my friend’s church.
HERE: Free Family Fun Open House at ELLA Studios on Oct. 3
Invariably by the end of the year, Rick Carter’s students feel comfortable enough to ask the question they’ve been wondering since stepping into his Mountain Pointe chemistry class for the first time.
One of Ahwatukee’s own has been selected for the San Diego Film Festival Web Filmmaker Discovery Program taking place later this month.
J.J. Dielman and Alex Lewis are holding down the edge.
Arizona Cardinals' Max Hall shouts instructions before the snap of the ball during afternoon practice at Cardinals NFL football training camp Monday, Aug. 1, 2011, in Flagstaff, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Carter Lawrence of Phoenix, a Mule Deer Foundation (MDF) teen volunteer, was selected as a Youth Hero of Conservation by Field & Stream in the September issue of the magazine.
The 7-on-7 summer passing tournaments, and preseason camp can only tell coaches so much about how players without varsity experience are going to perform once the season starts.
All of the things that were missing — execution, focus and wins — that defined 2013 aren’t usually associated with Desert Vista football.
Drivers heading out on state highways for the Labor Day weekend will get a break from construction closures, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
It seems that ice hockey and owners are two things that take some time to get along in the Valley.
Hamilton junior running back Kyeler Burke came into the season with a chip on his shoulder after an injury sidelined what could have been a star sophomore season. In the Huskies’ season opener against Sandra Day O’Connor, Burke looked in midseason form, leading Hamilton to a 43-7 victory.
The team buses rolled out of Mountain Pointe High School on Thursday morning and headed for Las Vegas for the second time in just over a calendar year.
The dream season in now a memory.
St. John Bosco Catholic School welcomed its students back for a new school year Wednesday morning.
Inspirational sports movies are not uncommon, but the 12-year, 151-game winning streak of the De La Salle High School football team — the longest consecutive winning streak in American team sports history — is extraordinary. That story and the story of Coach Bob Ladouceur comes to the big screen Friday, Aug. 22, in director Thomas Carter’s film “When the Game Stands Tall,” based on Neil Hayes’ book of the same name.
Zach Bauman slowly trotted his way down a ramp leading off the field at University of Phoenix Stadium. He just finished practice with the Arizona Cardinals, but this practice was different. For one of the very few times in his football-playing life, he wasn’t the star of the show.
Where do central Arizonans go for a quick, out-of-state escape? Families with younger kids often go west to San Diego, hedonists south to Rocky Point, Mexico, and those who like to be active in mountains and canyons can go north to Moab, Utah, a kind of Disneyland for the outdoorsy set.
Smokey Bear turned 70 on Aug. 9.
A camp for seriously ill kids has a new permanent home in Arizona, giving the organization the ability to host even more free events for kids who may not get to experience camp otherwise.
The 12th annual Warrior Baseball Camp, hosted by the Mountain Pointe baseball program, will be from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Aug. 12-14 at the school’s baseball field, 4201 E. Knox Road.
Tim Thies has returned to Desert Vista to coach the offensive line and just like that, the energy within the unit has picked up.