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Dr. Janet Mullins
Wellness isn’t something Dignity Health employees practice only on their down time. At Chandler Regional and Mercy Gilbert medical centers, it’s woven into the work culture with opportunities that enhance employment and transcend home life as well as patient care.
HERE: Blood drive at Desert Vista
Attorneys for the state are warning a federal judge that fewer “straight” couples will marry and existing marriages will become less stable if he allows gays to wed.
After sleeping on a wild and crazy game here are a few final thoughts before moving on to a rematch of the last two Division I state title games.
The American Dream of homeownership is alive and well, just as it was before the housing crisis hit. Despite the extreme fallout from the Great Recession, people still want a place to call their own. A place where they can raise a family, make memories and live comfortably. And, while purchasing a new home provides tremendous opportunity for families looking to improve their lives, the implications are even greater to the economy as a whole.
Many of us have one room in the house that doesn’t really have a job. Maybe we set it up with an air bed once in awhile for guests, or shove out-of-season clothing boxes in there, or use it as a holding zone for stuff we’re not sure what to do with.
When Ann and Glen Gage downsized from their expansive home and garden in Switzerland to a San Francisco town house, one of the things they missed most was the koi pond they’d built and tended for years. It was brimming with elegant plants, fish and its own ecosystem.
Good news for the market: even though inventory continues to grow, there is evidence that the buyers are returning to the market. According to the Arizona Regional MLS, August property sales in the 85044, 85045 and 85048 ZIP codes were 116 sales, down 6.5 percent from 124 in August of 2013 and 15.3 percent lower than the July sales of 137. August 2014 sales numbers were lower than August of 2013 and 2012. Year-to-date (YTD) sales of 983 are 17.9 percent behind last year’s YTD sales of 1198.
Marlo, a 5-month-old baby Beagle, and his brother, Omar, were turned into Arizona Beagle Rescue when their family ran into hard times and could no longer care of them. Marlo is an active puppy and loves to play. He will need some puppy training and lots of exercise. He gets along well with other dogs and children.
About the only Mountain Pointe player not smiling while milling around the field after Friday's 45-42 win over Chandler was John Abercrombie.
Paul Lucas has always been told it looks effortless when he runs.
Seton Catholic senior running back Antonio Campanella only needed to touch the ball twice for Seton to capture a 55-0 victory over Cortez.
U.S. Rep. Kyrsten Sinema has released a comprehensive resource guide for veterans in her district just as this week she met with Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert McDonald to get an update on when care for veterans will be improving in Phoenix.
On Monday, Sept. 8, Ahwatukee Foothills resident Gloria Full woke up around 6 a.m., swung her legs out of bed and felt wetness.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, motor vehicle deaths for children age 12 and under have dropped by approximately 43 percent over the last decade. Despite this positive news, the fact remains that car crashes remain a leading cause of death for children.
More Americans are facing rising caregiver costs. The financial challenge of caring for an aging parent can also create caregiver stress. Don’t allow caring for an aging parent or spouse to become a crisis.
The Mountain Pointe Hall of Fame ceremony is always filled with stories told from memory, hugs reserved for long-ago teammates and inspirational speeches for the current students that focus the glory days.
The Desert Vista offense needs to start making big plays in the passing game with players like wide receiver Raymond Figueroa (15).
Considering the five games I’ve covered so far this season have had a combined score of 230-63, I just want a competitive four quarters.
It probably doesn’t happen as much as you’d like, but from time to time, you have some extra disposable income. When this happens, how should you use the funds? Assuming you have adequate emergency savings — typically, three to six months’ worth of living expenses — should you pay off debts, or fund your IRA or another investment account?
Due to last Monday’s huge storm, it actually rained on the inside of our house for awhile. Water found a way between floors and began to stream through the ceiling on the first floor while leaving soggy carpet in the room directly above. And I had just been feeling confident because our pool hadn’t overflowed.
Arizona high schoolers who can't name at least one branch of government, define the United States as a capitalist country or at least know Phoenix is the state capitol could find themselves denied a diploma.
Lucian Spataro, president of the Joe Foss Institute, details what students would need to know about civics to graduate from high school under a plan his organization is pushing. Rep. Steve Montenegro, right, is going to sponsor the legislation this coming year. [Howard Fischer/Capitol Media Services]