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Warmer weather may still be months away, but Altered Tails, a 501(c)3 organization and the Valley’s largest spay/neuter clinic specializing in high quality, low cost services, wants you to “Beat the Heat” by spaying your cat in advance of her heat cycle and preventing unwanted litters from being born this spring.
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The last time the Super Bowl took place in Arizona, in 2008, Phoenix looked like an obstacle course. The city was wrapping up construction of a light rail and expanding its convention center.
A series of talks and demonstrations is being offered in anticipation of the 57th annual Heard Museum Guild Indian Fair & Market by Fair organizers. The theme of the series is the same as the theme of the fair, “Celebrating the Art of Basketry.” In the Monte Vista Room.
Feed My Starving Children, an organization which sends nutritious meals to starving children in more than 70 countries, urgently needs volunteers to pack these meals at its Tempe site during January and February.
PHOENIX -- State lawmakers are moving to get more doctors into rural and medically underserved areas of the state.
It was 1972 and Ramon Elias had just graduated from Arizona State University with a degree in recreation. He was looking for a job like any college kid fresh out of school.
The Arizona Diamondbacks announced the 2015 promotional schedule, highlighted by the retirement of Randy Johnson’s No. 51 and bobblehead giveaway in 2015.
This photo shows lower alcohol craft beers Founders All Day IPA and Peak Organic Winter Session Ale. [Matthew Mead/AP Photo]
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Girl Scouts are gearing up for what they hope will be a record cookie season.
The East Valley Women’s League will be collecting new and gently used prom dresses and accessories from Feb. 1-28 to be given away for free in March and April to Arizona high school juniors and seniors during the “Cinderella Affair.”
The Board of Directors of Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest (LSS-SW) announced that Connie Phillips will become its new president and CEO of the organization, effective Feb. 2.
January’s Ahwatukee Board of Management (ABM) board meeting was cut short on Wednesday and police were called when board members said homeowners at the meeting got too contentious.
Dancers Divya Vatsa, Anagha Deshpande, Natasha Menon and Shourya Kothakapu used their talents as dancers to benefit a charitable organization during a show in Tempe on Jan. 17.
Since 1999, the Ahwatukee Foothills Chamber of Commerce has honored the community’s top businesses with the annual Chamber Day of Champions Awards breakfast.
It all began when One Side bought a birthday cake.
Not to be outdone, the Other Side bought some ice cream.
The One Side escalated with sprinkles.
The Arizona Interscholastic Association released a statement regarding the initial divisional placement snafu.
Super Bowl Sunday and the week heading into it are expected to increase consumer spending exponentially and not just in the region surrounding University of Phoenix Stadium.
After an accident in 2000 left her paralyzed from the waist down, former Ahwatukee business owner, Cristin Van Driel, was unable to act on her love of running. Her doctors at the time told her that she may never be able to run again due to the extent of her injuries.
Cristin Van Driel helped organize and will participate in Strides for Spines, which will take place Jan. 24 at 8 a.m. at Reach 11 Sports Complex. It benefits the Barrow Neurological Institute and donates a portion of its proceeds to the institutes in honor of Van Driel and Ultimate Stamina Coaching. [Submitted]
There has always been a fair amount of discontent with Arizona Interscholastic Association and the member schools it regulates.
AARP announced the appointment of Dana Marie Kennedy as state director for Arizona AARP. Kennedy joins the national organization’s state office after serving more than 20 years as a leading advocate for working families, retirees, and women at the local, state and national levels.
Deer Valley High School will be getting the royal treatment leading up to the Super Bowl.
A dormant volcano, a mystical forest and an ancient prophecy -- The adventure of Icarus begins.