Talking Stick Resort’s chef, Ron Dimas, was named champion of the Arizona Indian Gaming Association’s Expo 2014 Chef’s Challenge on Nov. 6, 2014. It’s the second year in a row that Dimas was recognized with the “Best of Show” title.
In a major legal blow to Gov. Jan Brewer, the Arizona Supreme Court this morning ruled that a minority of lawmakers have the right to challenge the financial basis for expansion she crafted of the state’s Medicaid program.
Juliana Servidio, 9, used glitter pens and her mother Cynthia Ramirez's white makeup pencil to create one of the winning entries for the Ahwatukee Foothills News coloring contest. The AFN presented her school, Kyrene de la Estrella, with a $150 check on behalf of Servidio.
Ryder Noche, 6, taped a construction paper frame around his winning entry to "make it a bigger space" and added snowflakes and snow in the background. The Ahwatukee Foothills News presented his school, Kyrene de los Lagos, with a $150 check on behalf of Noche.
Kyrene de la Estrella principal Michael Lamp accepts a check for $150, presented by Ahwatukee Foothills News publisher Kent Johnson on behalf of Estrella student Juliana Servidio, 9, who won the AFN's coloring contest.
Kyrene de los Lagos principal Ana Gomez del Castillo accepts a check for $150, presented by Ahwatukee Foothills News publisher Kent Johnson on behalf of Lagos student Ryder Noche, 6, who won the AFN's coloring contest.
Arizona’s leading junior golf program, the Junior Golf Association of Arizona (JGAA), is hosting the 27th Annual Itty Bitty Open on Jan. 17, 2015, which is sponsored by The Thunderbirds in conjunction with the Parks and Recreation Departments of Phoenix, Glendale, Chandler, Gilbert, Mesa, Peoria, Scottsdale, Tempe, Surprise and Goodyear.
Here are the submissions for the coloring contest the Ahwatukee Foothills News hosted during the week of the Festival of Lights Kick-Off party. Stay tuned to the AFN and ahwatukee.com to find out who the winners are.
Melissa Stadler’s passion for preparing baked goods starts in the warmth of her childhood kitchen. She remembers learning from her mother and particularly her grandmother, with the latter ensuring the visiting granddaughter never lacked something sweet.
Oscar winner Hilary Swank is unleashing some serious star power to help rescue dogs get adopted by families who want to make a difference on Thanksgiving — or those who just want to watch terriers instead of touchdowns on TV.
Finding evidence of false statements by sheriff's investigators, the state Court of Appeals on Tuesday gave the owner of a chain of Phoenix area restaurants a chance to undermine — and possibly escape — charges he knowingly hired undocumented workers.