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Tom Morrissey, who is running for the state Senate in Legislative District 18, will be providing the community with free child ID cards during the Red, White and Boom festival on Thursday, July 3. Retired and volunteer police officers will take fingerprints of each child onto a card that will be given to their parents. The cards can help police identify a child in an emergency situation. Morrissey’s team provided the same service to guests at the Spring Fling Carnival and fingerprinted about 70 children at that time.
Kyrene de la Esperanza Elementary School invited its school community out to the inaugural science fair Thursday evening, where more than 70 students participated in the event.
Some Arizona taxpayers who get a raise this year could get some tax relief next April.
Walls can get dirty before you know it — from a splatter of spaghetti dinner to the crayon artistry of a roaming toddler to fingers simply reaching for a light switch.
Former Kyrene Centennial Middle School sixth-grade teacher James Giannopoulos was arrested Thursday night on suspicion of luring a minor for sexual exploitation, according to Kyrene School District officials.
Should the Horizon Honors girls basketball postseason hopes come down to final moments coach Nate Agostini is confident the team will come through.
A love of being around kids and an extra hour a week is all it takes to make a difference at Kyrene de las Lomas Elementary and the school’s volunteer program could use all the extra help.
Not everything lawmakers will face this session revolves around how to divide up the limited dollars available. They also will be taking up some matters of policy.
Two events this weekend will make kids in Ahwatukee Foothills a little safer.
The Desert Vista Girls Lacrosse Club has immediate openings for a head varsity coach and assistant varsity/JV coach for the girls rapidly expanding lacrosse program. During the 2013 season the team expanded to having both varsity and junior varsity teams with 35 players.
This Tale of the Temperature begins, like so many do, with Christmas. One joyous holiday evening last year I slogged home from work, having been released early from my toils, Cratchit-style, by my benevolent employer, and schlepped my briefcase down the hall.
When did everything become so complicated?
Residents 18 years and older are invited to attend an orientation session on the city’s Blight Buster Volunteer Program from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday at the Neighborhood Services Department’s west facility, 3325 W. Flower St.
I want to offer some points augmenting Bill Richardson’s demolition of gun restrictions (“Banning assault weapons will make us safer, AFN, Feb. 20).
The state Court of Appeals on Thursday rebuffed a request by Maricopa County to delay a medical marijuana dispensary.
A one-time Salt Lake City resident sought in the fatal shooting of an armored truck courier in Ahwatukee Foothills could be taking advantage of philanthropic Mormon church members, the FBI’s lead agent on the case said.
The Phoenix Zoo and DNA on a SHIRT have teamed up to create one-of-a-kind T-shirts that will showcase the DNA of a number of the Zoo’s beloved animals with Duchess, the recently passed Bornean orangutan, as the first featured animal.
While many Kyrene employees have stepped forward to help out the district and individual schools in their time of need, there are still several positions that need to be filled.
Last month I highlighted Jacqueline Winspear’s “Maise Dobbs” series and this month is dedicated to Canadian author Louise Penny and the wonderful world she has created in the fictional setting of Three Pines, a rural Canadian village south of Montreal, just kilometers from the Vermont border.
Christopher Nolan concludes his Batman trilogy in typically spectacular, ambitious fashion with "The Dark Knight Rises," but the feeling of frustration and disappointment is unshakable.
Mercy Gilbert Medical Center and the Arizona Crime Prevention Association, Inc. are sponsoring a free child identification card clinic for children ages 3 and older from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 23 at Mercy Gilbert Medical Center, 3555 S. Val Vista Drive in Gilbert.