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With St. Patrick's Day nearly upon us, our minds often turn to corned beef and cabbage. This recipe was inspired by that tradition, but swaps out the corned beef in favor of smoked fish (also incredibly popular in Ireland) in a richly satisfying savory broth.
Stephanie J. Kallahan, daughter of Pamela Kallahan of Ahwatukee, was named to the dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester at Saint Michael’s College. Kallahan is a sophomore psychology major at the liberal arts and sciences, residential Catholic college located in Burlington, Vt. Students who complete a minimum of 12 credits and achieve a GPA of at least 3.4 at the end of a semester are recognized for their scholarship by inclusion on the dean’s list.
As a leader in driver safety, AAA recognizes the recent strides our legislators have made in making Arizona roads safer. Fewer children will be killed in motor crashes, thanks to our stronger child passenger law. In addition, stranded motorists, roadside assistance crews, and road maintenance now receive the added protection of our Move Over law. And in 2007, we made modest improvements to our state’s graduated driver license (GDL) law, providing a safer learning environment for young drivers by minimizing passenger distractions and nighttime driving risks.
Cheyenne Boyd of Ahwatukee has been named to the dean’s list for the fall 2013 semester at Salve Regina University. Boyd is a junior majoring in global business and economics.
Edward J. Donahue, MD, has been named chief medical officer of St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center. Part of St. Joseph’s team for more than 30 years, Dr. Donahue previously served in several leadership positions at the hospital including chief of surgery, chair of the Cancer Committee, and vice chief of staff.
The Super Bowl is all about the spectacle. Whether it’s the food, the commercials, the half-time show, the game itself, it’s got to be big and brash.
Sure, the Seahawks and the Broncos are hungry for a Super Bowl win. But sometimes they’re hungry for other things, like pizza and Skittles. And apparently a whole lot of eggs.
With a new year come new trends in home design and decorating. Among them: paler walls contrasted with colorful furniture, and plenty of personal expression, design experts say.
It was almost three decades ago when Ratt crawled out of the cellar and into our collective consciousness thanks to a fledging network called MTV. The song “Round and Round” vaulted the group to multi-platinum status, radio and video domination and, along with the likes of Motley Crue, Poison, and W.A.S.P., helped pioneer Hollywood’s legendary Sunset Strip sound of the 1980s.
Regarding a recent AAA Arizona “Texting while driving is an increasing problem” article it says, “Nine in 10 Americans believe distracted driving is a much bigger problem today.” I agree, and something needs to be done. Texting while driving endangers the driver and the people around them, and causes the driver to be “engaged in additional dangerous behaviors behind the wheel.”
So have you made some? You know what I mean. Have you made some New Year’s resolutions? Something about January and the need to change the number when we write the date that drives us to make bold declarations about how we are going to amend our lives for the next 365 days. Chances are you are a much better person than I am, but I was never very good at keeping New Year’s resolutions. For years I made the one about losing some weight — a lot of weight actually. Not much success there. And then there is the one about getting more exercise. There are cobwebs on the spokes of my bike.
A New Year’s Eve opening means the audience will get some extras at “Cash on Delivery” at Hale Centre Theatre.
For years, scientists have been dogged by this evolution question: Just where did man’s best friend first appear?
Every Sunday night I shake my head as I scroll through my Facebook news feed.
A judge has dismissed a murder case and ordered the release of the defendant — an Ahwatukee man convicted in the 2004 death of his 5-year-old son — after finding misconduct by prosecutors.
It is not illegal in most Arizona cities to text and drive.
There are three killer insults on the body: oxidation, autoimmunity and inflammation. We need some level of inflammation to stay healthy so tissue and wounds heal from infections and injuries, however, when the inflammatory response becomes chronic problems occur. Chronic inflammation is unseen by the eye and a silent killer that accelerates aging, prevents fat loss and increases risk of disease.
If you lived in a comfortable home in 17th century France or 19th century England, your chairs might well have been embellished with nail-head trim. It was a clever, decorative way for craftsmen to secure materials to upholstered furniture.
Arizona State University President Michael Crow will help lead a committee charged with developing a national agenda for public research intensive universities. The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) announced the creation of the Committee of Research Intensive Public Universities to advise the association on key initiatives and policies. The APLU is an organization that represents a wide range of American universities and their common interests. APLU is engaged in several activities of great interest to research intensive public universities. APLU will obtain the committee’s view on projects of particular interest to research-intensive public universities and the committee is expected to be of substantive value and stimulate APLU engagement on issues of importance to research-intensive public universities.
City Councilman Sal DiCiccio’s office is going through some changes. The councilman has recently named Chris Shipley as his new chief of staff.
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.
Sci-fi movies, we all know, create unlikely heroes, and this summer’s no exception.
Sci-fi movies, we all know, create unlikely heroes, and this summer's no exception.
Shawn Gorsline of Ahwatukee graduated from Franklin Pierce University in the spring of 2013. Gorsline earned a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree.