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The state's high court is being asked to decide when groups attacking politicians up for election have to disclose who is financing the effort.
I was giving a short tour to a colleague from California recently. We drove down Rio Salado Parkway and Apache Boulevard, went past Arizona State University and the Biodesign Institute, stopped at Tempe Town Lake and strolled down Mill Avenue. I showed him the projects under way and described those planned. At the end of an hour he turned to me and said, “Wow! You really like your community.”
Monday morning it rained and the schools didn’t know what to do.
The Phoenix Zoo announced the birth of a baby boy Bornean orangutan on Sept. 2 to mother, Bess, and father, Michael. The newborn is the second baby born to Bess and Michael, joining 8-year-old sister, Kasih.
The Arizona Diamondbacks announced their 2015 regular season schedule this week, with the team kicking off the season on April 6 at Chase Field and enjoying home games on several key holidays.
The most important part of Friday night at Thunder Stadium happened at 5-yard line of the south end zone when the stadium was nearly empty.
Wilson Gee may be forced to pay up to $1.6 million in tax benefits to the county for closing the Ahwatukee Lakes Golf Course according to an Arizona statute that has never been used before, the Maricopa County Assessor’s Office said.
Tailgating is fine and dandy — and definitely fun if you’ve got the time — but if like us you’ve got five things to do before kickoff and no time for packing the cooler, here are five places to grab a bite before or after the big game.
It was, by my reckoning, a perfect day to sail. The thunderstorms of the night before had given way to a half-blue sky populated by enormous, billowing clouds and a stiff, northerly breeze that would facilitate sailing close-hauled the full length of the “chute.” The chute was a straight line down the middle of the lake where the wind was usually steady, unencumbered by trees and houses along the shoreline.
All the problems the city of Phoenix faces go back to the numbers, City Councilman Sal DiCiccio told members of the Ahwatukee Foothills Chamber of Commerce on Friday.
Streets across Ahwatukee experienced massive flooding Monday morning, while some schools in the area closed for the day or saw delays due to adverse weather.
The Buddha said, “When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.” Well, ready or not kids, your teachers are showing up in classrooms everywhere. It’s time to crack open the books, slip the surly bonds of summer, and head back to school.
The VA Jumbo Loans are probably one of the most misunderstood and under utilized tool in the VA benefits package. The majority of lenders do not know how to leverage this lending tool to its full and complete capacity on behalf of their VA borrowers. If you are a veteran looking to purchase a home above $417,000, you can get a no hassle, no obligation review of your VA benefits to see, if you qualify. There are a few select lenders that do this product well. You will be amazed at how low your rate will be and how little money you need to put as a down payment on VA Jumbo Loans through select lenders. Here are some features and benefits:
Ignorance is not knowing. Apathy is knowing but not doing.
>> This information is provided in community partnership with Harkins Theatres. For showtimes, theater locations and tickets, go to HarkinsTheatres.com.
When Gina Lombardi, owner of the Sail Inn in Tempe, got word that the property housing her longtime bar and music venue was sold to developers, she figured that was the end of her career in the music business. She had no idea at the time that the perfect new space for live music was just down the road from her home in Ahwatukee Foothills.
Ahwatukee Foothills Family YMCA Outreach Programs for Ahwatukee Seniors (Y OPAS) has added a care coordinator position that will oversee volunteers’ assistance of Ahwatukee seniors.
The high school football season is just kicking into full gear, but as any good fan knows, you need plenty of good food to keep those cheers coming before, during and after the game. Below, you’ll find this week’s top five matchups, along with great places to grab a bite to eat before and after the game.
Let’s face it, America and the West are failing now on the world stage. Particularly in the Middle East, fanatical Islamists are riding a huge wave of success. The convert-or-die crowd seems close to establishing the long-desired caliphate of regional Islamic hegemony.
According to a feasibility study commissioned by Save the Lakes, the Lakes Golf Course, under the right management, could realize an annual net income of $254,000 as a golf course.
After 10 years in business CK’s Tavern and Grill has a new look that they’re showing off during a grand re-opening on Saturday, Sept. 6.
Electing a replacement for Republican Gov. Jan Brewer tops the list of items to watch in Arizona's November general election. Voters also will choose a new secretary of state, attorney general, treasurer and top schools official.
Before the start of season I wrote a column about the Mountain Pointe football program being nationally ranked and how I think the process is a bunch of malarkey.
This year’s annual Gilbert Days festivities will include a new attraction for avid runners, one that could expand even more for the 2015 town celebration.
Arizona State University. Mill Avenue. Arizona Mills and Tempe Marketplace. These are some of the places and institutions most associated with Tempe today. While ASU and Mill Avenue both have deep roots in our town’s history, there is much more history to this desert city than we see at first glance.