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I have a Bible verse propped up on my desk as a great reminder throughout the day. It reads, “I am the Lord, the God of all mankind. Is anything too hard for Me?” (Jeremiah 32:27). Of course the answer to that is a resounding NO! I would like to share a few encouraging stories that illustrate how nothing is impossible for God.
The embattled director of the Department of Economic Security said Tuesday that his agency has been telling the governor, lawmakers and everyone else for years that some complaints of child abuse were not being investigated.
With time running short, the nation’s health care rolls still aren’t filling up fast enough.
On a Saturday morning in October, Gary Webb, president of OCJ Kids, drove an hour south to make a presentation to a tiny group in Ahwatukee about the charity’s efforts for foster children in Phoenix. Sheila Coonen, executive director of Connecting to Serve, which represents a collection of churches and organizations in Ahwatukee, reassured him that he wasn’t wasting his time with the very small group.
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.
Alexander Ryan Jones, 19, of Ahwatukee, passed away Nov. 21. He was born on Dec. 30, 1993 in Fayetteville, N.C. He moved to Ahwatukee in October of 2000. He attended Kyrene Cerritos, Estrella and Akimel schools, and was a 2012 graduate of Desert Vista High School where he played football. He was an active participant with Horizon Presbyterian Youth Group and participated in several mission trips. He was currently living and working in Dallas, Texas. He was getting ready to go to Iowa in February with AmeriCorps.
A hearing into whether Attorney General Tom Horne violated state campaign finance laws is being pushed back because of a murder case.
Even after three decades, the triple-dog dare doesn’t get old.
Eddie Money photographed in San Francisco, CA October 13, 2010 ©Jay Blakesberg
Have Americans lost hope? The trust-deficit between them and their policymakers is distressingly large, with only 19 percent, according to an October Pew poll, who say that they have faith that the government will do what is right just about always or most of the time.
The state’s jobless rate dropped last month — but just a bit — indicating that Arizona’s recovery is languishing.
Ever since it took home the coveted Palme d’Or at Cannes (the festival’s top honor) in May, “Blue is the Warmest Color” has been heating up the conversation among film critics and aficionados alike.
Things have been changing in ZIP codes 85044, 85045 and 85048. We’ve gone from a Seller’s Market trending to a Buyer’s Market and now stabilizing into a more “normal” market. The number of property sales for the last two months have been consistent. Sales price per square foot remained stable for four months, dipping slightly in October. I emphasize “slightly” as you will see from the numbers.
Artist or crafter? It doesn’t matter to Frank Biernier.
In this Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012, photo, a sign attracts job-seekers during a job fair at the Marriott Hotel in Colonie, N.Y. The October employment report the government will release Friday, Nov. 2, 2012 will likely solidify the picture of the U.S. job market that’s emerged this year: Companies are hiring steadily but cautiously. And unemployment remains high. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)
The tone of the discussion at the Tempe Union High School District Governing Board meeting concerning the South Mountain Freeway was very different from the discussion two weeks earlier. At the Nov. 6 meeting, the board voted two in favor, one opposed and one abstaining from voting against the Loop 202 Freeway.
Mountain Pointe High School announced it students of the month for October:
The 91-degree October weather was no obstacle for 458 cross country runners in the annual Kyrene Conference Cross Country Championship.
Brandon Peters, Alex Stoken, and Hannah Collins
Councilman Sal Diciccio states his position for the policy at the City Council Chambers in Phoenix on October 31, 2013.
The council members debate their positions on a policy at the City Council Chambers in Phoenix on October 31, 2013.
Union members wore orange shirts in support of their position for the policy in the City Council Chambers in Phoenix on October 31, 2013.
Mayor Greg Stanton opens the council meeting for a policy in City Council Chambers in Phoenix on October 31, 2013.
Chamber President Anne Gill (left) introduces Von Hanson's Meats & Spirits owner, Martha Neese (right) when Von Hanson's hosted the chamber's October Evening Mixer.
All of the work in preparing for the postseason is done.