This June 2013 photo provided by the Farley Center shows a majestic bur oak on the upper meadow path at Natural Path Sanctuary in Verona, Wis. Some Baby Boomers, plan for their funerals, or their parents’ funerals, in an eco-friendly way. (AP Photo/Farley Center)
AARP joins State Sen. Steve Farley and State Rep. Debbie McCune Davis in urging the State Senate Finance Committee to reject Consumer Lender Loan HB 2526. Partnering organizations include the Southwest Center for Economic Integrity, Morris Institute for Justice, Citizens for a Better Arizona and the Arizona Community Action Association.
Caving in part to demands by the governor, the state Senate voted 16-13 Thursday for a nearly $9.2 billion spending plan that includes additional cash for child welfare and education than they had first offered.
Two years ago, when I first was contacted by Sheila Coonen, the founder of Connecting to Serve, I really didn’t understand the value of her organization, or vision, to change the world through community engagement. She simply asked me to present to a rather small group of people passionate about connecting the Ahwatukee community to something worth changing.
A Southern Arizona lawmaker wants taxpayers from his area — and around the entire state — to help Glendale pay its costs of hosting next year's Super Bowl. And Gov. Jan Brewer, a Glendale resident, said she's willing to consider it, though she's not yet sold on the idea.
From right, Amanda Clark plays Carmen Bernstein, Erica Birkholz plays Georgia Hendricks, Tristen Farley plays Aaron Fox and Justin Bonowski plays Oscar Shapiro during the dress rehearsal of "Curtains" at Horizon Honors on Thursday, April 18, 2013.
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