If Casey Bartle, who was never physically able to exercise growing up and had three open heart surgeries before her 25th birthday, was able to find an exercise plan that worked for her, anyone can do it.
Downtown Mesa is experiencing an infusion of activity and nightlife through a collaboration involving local artists and businesses, the City of Mesa, Neighborhood Economic Development Corp, Mesa’s Department of Arts and Culture, and Downtown Mesa Association (DMA). Numerous community-focused events and free activities are being offered toward the shared goal of enlivening the walkable Main Street area.
Chandler: After a 19-20 season last year, the Wolves are already halfway toward that win total this season with 9 seniors on the team and a taste of the postseason in 2012-2013. In addition to Casey at the net, the Wolves have three others at least 6-foot-3 led by Andrew McCall, Jonah Orndorff, Cory Simon and Jon Minetto.
Each year, more than 700 Arizona young adults mark their 18th birthday in foster care without a permanent, stable family. Many of these youth find themselves jobless, without a place to live, transportation or a positive community of support.
An attorney for the American Civil Liberties Union asked a federal appeals court Tuesday to void an Arizona constitutional provision denying bail to some people awaiting trial who are in this country illegally.
Corona del Sol Aztecs' Casey Benson (15) attempts to keep control of the ball during the DI state semi-finals basketball game between Corona del Sol Aztecs and Perry Pumas at Wells Fargo Arena on Friday, Feb. 28, 2014.
Desert Vista Thunder’s Brandon Clark (23) looks to shoot the ball as Chandler Wolves' Kameron Casey (32) attempts to block during the basketball game between Desert Vista Thunder and Chandler Wolves at Desert Vista high School on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014.
Desert Vista Thunder’s Brandon Clarke (23) passes the ball while being pressured by Chandler Wolves' Kameron Casey (32) and Bearpaw Mosley (35) during the basketball game between Desert Vista Thunder and Chandler Wolves at Desert Vista high School on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014.
Desert Vista Thunder’s Tarik Cool (3) shoots the ball while being fouled by Chandler Wolves' Kameron Casey (32) during the basketball game between Desert Vista Thunder and Chandler Wolves at Desert Vista high School on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014.
Shirley was born May 14, 1936 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Phoenix. Her father was Ralph Simmons (deceased) and mother is Lillian Stonescipher Simmons (97). Shirley was a true Phoenician and lived almost all her life in the Valley. Shirley met Hiley in orchestra at Phoenix Union High School in her junior year and they became high school sweethearts. They went on to Arizona State College, where they were music majors, and were married on June 24, 1955 after her freshman year. Her parents insisted that she complete one year of college, first. After her two sons were born, Ralph on April 26, 1956, and Tom on November 21, 1957, she resumed her studies at ASU with a career change to business, majoring in accounting. She also attended Gregg Business College.
(L-R) Natasha Casey, Marcus Westervelt, Lauren Dwyerat and preschool director Lynn Hockenberger check out what is growing in the new garden part of Garden of Eatin' Community Garden at Children of Hope Child Development Center at Esperanza Lutheran Church on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 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