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The annual Nike Tournament of Champions is upon us.
T.W. Lewis company founder and CEO Tom Lewis has been recognized as the first inductee into the National Housing Quality Award Hall of Fame. Lewis is being recognized for his overall contribution to the housing industry and for his overall impact in the field of quality home building.
Cenpatico and University of Arizona Health Network (UAHN) announced that they have entered into formal negotiations for a partnership to seek opportunities to deliver an innovative and highly effective model for whole person health care in Arizona.
This time of year employees at Synergy HomeCare aren’t just following daily routines of the seniors in their care, they’re often going above and beyond to work as elves for the senior citizens they take care of daily.
ASU’s Project Humanities stepped into the national spotlight again and was recognized recently by a leading higher education organization for its innovative effort to engage communities with the arts and sciences.
1. On Nov. 30 at 4 a.m. police took a burglary report in the 4400 block of East Dry Creek Road.
When you live in this country you know that the three major sports are football, basketball and baseball. And while track and field is considered a minor sport in the U.S., I would argue that having a good foundation in track and field can truly help any athlete in his or her chosen athletic discipline.
City of Phoenix residents will see no water or sewer rate increases for the second year in a row in 2014.
As you survey the political landscape, what do you see? Support for capitalism and liberty or an intransigent proclivity for control and political power? Intellectual pragmatism or crony capitalism? The truth of history or the lies of an imaginary future? The support of economic growth or the oppressive regulations of socialism?
Bomi Johnson, a senior at Desert Vista High School, recently received confirmation that she has qualified as a 2013 National Merit Semifinalist.
With time running short, the nation’s health care rolls still aren’t filling up fast enough.
HERE: Mountain Park Community Church’s Yoga Ministry to host Night of Yoga and Worship
No one in Arizona beat Dani Jones this season so she took her show on the road.
Mike McClellan asks why we are so shocked that 6,500 reports of child abuse were not investigated (“Why won’t our government think of the children?” AFN, Dec. 6). I am not surprised. I came to Arizona over 20 years ago as a Child Protective Services (CPS) worker. I had been a part of a unit in California in which all of the workers had master’s degrees in social work or family therapy. Most of our cases were families who had come to the attention of the agency but were not severe enough to involve the Juvenile Court. Families voluntarily accepted prevention services. Not surprisingly, we had the lowest per capita foster care placement in the country. Even when our cases were in court, the system — from the judge to the attorneys representing the parents — held as a central principle the best interests of the children.
Bomi Johnson, senior at Desert Vista High School, has qualified for the 2013 National Merit Semifinalist.
The Mesa Arts Center campus will turn into a virtual winter wonderland over the weekend for the city’s ninth annual Mesa Arts Festival.
The city of Phoenix has reduced greenhouse gas emissions by 7.2 percent, exceeding its own goal to reduce emissions by 2015.
Every day of our lives, we make assumptions. We assume that the people we encounter regularly will behave in the manner to which we are accustomed. We assume that if we take care of our cars, they will get us to where we want to go. In fact, we need to make assumptions to bring order to our world. But in some parts of our life — such as investing — assumptions can prove dangerous.
Desert Vista junior Dani Jones started getting national recognition after winning the Desert Twilight event at Toka Sticks in October and finished her season as a Division I champ and All-American.
The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum’s Board of Directors has selected Joe Garagiola as the recipient of the 2014 John Jordan “Buck” O’Neil Lifetime Achievement Award, presented to an individual for extraordinary efforts to enhance baseball’s positive impact on society.
Desert Vista junior Dani Jones continued to show she can compete with the nation’s best on Saturday with her performance at the Nike Cross Nationals in Portland.
Small Business Saturday is gaining in popularity, according to a new survey by the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB).
Private Gabriel Guerrero of the Arizona Army National Guard Military Police Command sings the National Anthem before the basketball game between the Mountain Pointe Pride and Tolleson Wolverines at Mountain Pointe on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013.
Staff Sgt. Brian Miller commands Members of the Arizona Army National Guard Military Police Command for the National Anthem before the basketball game between the Mountain Pointe Pride and Tolleson Wolverines at Mountain Pointe on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013.
Members of the Arizona Army National Guard Military Police Command enter the gym before the basketball game between the Mountain Pointe Pride and Tolleson Wolverines at Mountain Pointe on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013.