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Kyrene Adventure Tours visited Arizona Science Center in downtown Phoenix on Thursday as part of the program’s weekly field trip experience.
How strong is that pina colada? Depending on how it’s made, it could contain as much alcohol as two glasses of wine.
Come Jan. 1, thousands of Arizona veterans and others suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder will soon be able to obtain marijuana legally.
Ahwatukee resident Heather Gillis recently published her first book titled “Waiting for Heaven: Finding Beauty in the Pain and the Struggle,” a memoir depicting the struggle of losing a family member.
I find it fascinating that the Lord sometimes asked people what they wanted Him to do for them. He already knows everything. Everything. Nothing is hidden from him. Matthew 6:8 says, “Your Father knows what you need before you ask Him.”
After battling numerous stomach diseases in her young adult life, Jordan Wessel decided to participate in a swimsuit competition that would open her eyes to the world of fitness contests, beauty pageants and modeling.
HERE: Y OPAS Sages luncheon May 13
Marc Webb’s “The Amazing Spider-Man” only got made as a means for Sony to maintain the film rights to everyone’s favorite non-Avenger Marvel superhero. For a film that didn’t have to exist, though, Webb and company still delivered an inspired take on Spidey that improved upon Sam Raimi’s 2002 blockbuster. Now that the familiar origin story is out of the way, Webb is allowed to tell a fresher tale that’s even darker and more riveting than his predecessor. “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” still doesn’t quite top Raimi’s “Spider-Man 2,” which got just about everything right. However, it does definitely have some of the best moments of any Spider-Man film to date.
Like most people, I had a variety of jobs growing up before finally settling into my career. Two of them in particular stand out to me. The first was when I became a food server for Texas Roadhouse. I loved their food, I loved the fun and upbeat environment, I even loved being the one to shout out the birthday ritual.
Fresh mint so rarely gets its due in America. We gladly pair it with chocolate and fruit, but it almost never makes appearances in savory dishes. But the rest of the world knows better, adding it with abandon to all manner of savory dairy, vegetable and meat dishes. That's because a little bit of its naturally sweet, herby flavor can go a long way to playing up the savory elements of a dish.
AP- STEPHEN DALTON
Mountain Pointe and Desert Vista high schools will be banning together this weekend for the annual Relay for Life in efforts to raise funds for the American Cancer Society (ACS).
The Alport Syndrome Foundation will host the Arizona 5K for Healthy Kidneys at Kiwanis Community Park on March 30.
It shouldn’t even been surprising at this point.
The attorney for the state's largest community college system says Gov. Jan Brewer has no right to tell them how much it can charge “dreamers” to attend school there.
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.
Heather Godina always knew she wanted to complete a triathlon. She had experience in two-thirds of the event heading into her 29th birthday, with a strong background in swimming and two full marathons under her belt, so it wasn’t unimaginable to add a bicycle to the equation.
Sinusitis is an inflammation of the mucous membranes. Most cases of chronic sinusitis are not caused by infection but are actually an immune disorder caused by fungus. Mayo Clinic researchers found that “fungal organisms were present in 96 percent of patients who had surgery for chronic sinusitis, and that inflammatory cells were clumped around the fungi, which indicated that the condition was an immune disorder caused by fungus.”
To be perfectly upfront, I’ve never been a huge Kevin Costner fan. That’s not to say he hasn’t been good in a few movies such as “Field of Dreams.” He’s even directed some great movies … well one great movie at least. Then in the late ‘90s, Costner seemed to go on a major ego trip, constantly casting himself as mankind’s savior in movies like “Waterworld” and “The Postman.” Now he’s riding the comeback train with effective work in “Hatfields & McCoys” and “Man of Steel.” “3 Days to Kill” is unfortunately a step backwards for Costner. It won’t kill his career again, but it certainly won’t help it either.
Already six weeks into 2014, I occasionally still find myself reflecting on the past year. Did I do anything big for the Lord in 2013? (Aren’t we always looking for major accomplishments?) I didn’t take any faraway mission trips, and the Bible study I wrote is not close to being published. But I graduated a second child from being home schooled all the way through high school. I guess that’s a pretty big accomplishment, yet it was made up of being faithful in small, ordinary, everyday things. Day after day, year after year.
This community, if nothing else, loves to rally around a cause.
HERE: Paint party at My Wine Cellar on Saturdays
For more than 10 years I have been attending an Alzheimer meeting at the Lutheran church. I’ve been attending because I’ve experienced Alzheimer’s in my mother, Martha, my friend, Gordon, his wife, Goldie, and my wife, Grace. Each one was affected in a different way. I want to help caregivers (CGs) who are suffering.