Brenda Priddy seems like a real nice lady. The Chandler wife and mother, who once worked as a bookkeeper, is friendly from the moment we say hello, and she readily answers my long list of questions despite fighting an awful head cold.
Chandler resident and avid car collector Ron Pratte nabbed a little piece of American history for $105,000 at Barrett-Jackson last Thursday. Pratte is adding the quirky 1963 Jeep Custom Mail Truck, complete with a matching U.S. Mail Box, to his already impressive car collection. Known for spending nearly as much on charity as on cars, all proceeds from the sale of the mail truck will benefit Cox Charities and Phoenix Children’s Hospital.
The Legends Entertainment District, a first-of-its-kind joint venture between the Arizona Diamondbacks and Phoenix Suns, announced a new partnership with Ram and Dodge. The partnership features a custom 3-D super graphic of the new Ram 1500 truck as well as a static super graphic featuring the Dodge Dart.
Columnist Linda Turley-Hansen has written a couple of pieces lately, exhorting us to vote in the upcoming presidential election. In one, she ended with this: Our choice was either socialism or freedom (guess who the socialist is?). In her more recent one, she tells us to vote because Obama is killing the coal industry. In other words, a second Obama term is Apocalypse Now.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The ranks of America's poor are on track to climb to levels unseen in nearly half a century, erasing gains from the war on poverty in the 1960s amid a weak economy and fraying government safety net.
As you watch the charade in the White House, you don't know
whether to laugh, cry or go blind. As long ago as President
Franklin Delano Roosevelt's administration, Keynesian economics has
been the plan of preference.
For Joan Shoop, now is the right time to buy a car. She’s not
alone in that sentiment, according to recent figures from the
Arizona Department of Revenue. The state agency reported a strong
year-over-year car sales increase of 28 percent. Those figures are
not a mystery to local car dealers, who have noticed a change from
To help honor the memory of 21-year-old Arizona State University
student Kyleigh Sousa, her family has formed a foundation to aid
families of crime victims who died tragically or surviving crime
victims through a memorial foundation in her name.