Michelle Razore, whose daughter nearly died from pertussis, shares her story with Jeff Gordon, NASCAR champion and spokesperson for the Sounds of Pertussis¨ Campaign, and Dr. Alan R. Fleischman, Senior Vice President and Medical Director, March of Dimes, and Heidi Bruch Thursday, Aug. 11, 2011 in New York. In front of the group is the first panel of the Sounds of Pertussis Protection Quilt, which was displayed in Times Square for Pertussis Awareness Day. The Quilt represents how adults can create a blanket of protection around babies by getting vaccinated with a pertussis booster, so they donÕt get sick and spread the disease to their infant. Make your quilt square at www.SoundsofPertussis.com. (Gary He/Insider Images for Sanofi Pasteur)
Phoenix International Raceway announced that tickets are on the sale for the AdvoCare 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, which comes to town this week, culminating in Sunday’s NASCAR event at Phoenix International Raceway in Avondale.
If you love NASCAR, then start your engines and head to Bass Pro Shops in Mesa where you can score autographs two nights in a row. At 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, Tony Stewart, driver of the #14 Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet SS, will sign autographs. Then at 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, Ryan Newman, driver of the No. 39 Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing, will do the same.
Drivers Ryan Newman, left, talks with Tony Stewart during a break in practice for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race Friday, July 13, 2012, at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, N.H. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)
Ron Howard admits he was no racing aficionado when he set out to make the Formula One thriller “Rush,” chronicling the tense 1976 world championship battle between playboy James Hunt and calculating Niki Lauda.
A few months ago, Alan and Mike DeNaro of Massachusetts packed for a flight to Phoenix. When they arrived, father and son drove 15 minutes from the airport to the world-famous Bob Bondurant School of High Performance Driving, where Mike participated in an Advanced Teen Driving 3-Day course.
NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. is scheduled to appear at Phoenix International Raceway’s ROLL-BAR Club for a question-and-answer session with NASCAR fans before the AdvoCare 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Sunday, Nov. 10.
Ahwatukee resident Cassie Gannis, the 2012 NASCAR K&N Pro Series West Most Popular Driver, and most recent finalist on the nationally televised “Peak Stock Car Dream Challenge” will head to Nevada to race at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Saturday with a new special sponsor for the night.
Phoenix International Raceway announced that tickets are on the sale for the AdvoCare 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. Tickets start at $25 and can be purchased by visiting Phoenix Raceway.com or calling (866) 408-7223.
Phoenix International Raceway recently announced that tickets are on the sale for the AdvoCare 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. Tickets start at $25 and can be purchased by visiting Phoenix Raceway.com or calling (866) 408-7223.
With April being Water Awareness Month, March turned out to be a pretty good time to start focusing on saving water when Salt River Project hosted its sixth annual Water Conservation Expo at the SRP PERA Club in Tempe.
It’s no surprise that Chelsea Bain has been attending NASCAR races since she was 5 years old. Her dad, Emmett “Buddy” Jobe, brought NASCAR to Phoenix International Raceway in 1987. Now, Bain is more involved in NASCAR than she ever has been, but not as a spectator — as a rockin’ country musician.
Attorney General candidates Republican Mark Brnovich and Democrat Felecia Rotellini debate at the East Valley Tribune office in Tempe on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2014.Question 2: What are your thoughts on the restriction on RU486 and should the state continue to pursue the case to the Supreme Court?