ahwatukee.com on Facebook
- Main Street
Arts & Life
- Special Sections
Residents of Arizona are among the most stressed out people in the country, at least according to the results of a recent study that measured multiple causes of stress.
Recently, I came across the quote from the Chinese philosopher Lao-Tze: “Watch your thoughts; they become words. Watch your words; they become actions. Watch your actions; they become habits. Watch your habits; they become your character. Watch your character; it becomes your destiny.”
The city’s credit rating has been affirmed at AA+ with a stable outlook, according to Standard & Poor (S&P) and Moody.
When Ahwatukee Foothills resident Penelope Johnson’s homeowners association told her the abuse she had noticed could only be corrected by taking them to court, she wasn’t about to back down.
Arizona consumers may finally believe the bad economic times are ending.
The stories of the Lost Boys of Sudan are being brought back to life through a play showing now at Herberger Theater in Phoenix.
Three economists say the best way to improve the state's outlook is improving its image — and getting mentioned a heck of a lot less on “The Daily Show.”
Interior design trends are always altering, varying and changing as new ideas and merchandise enter the world of home design. It’s exciting to see what new trends are making a difference and what forecasts will fill the future of design.
One year after the Phoenix City Council approved a plan to balance the city’s golf fund the outlook is positive, but there is still a ways to go.
The days are getting longer and warmer — a sure indication of the arrival of spring. Another sign of the season may be the urge you get to do some spring cleaning. But you might not have realized that some of the same spring-cleaning techniques that can be used on your home can also apply to your investments and your overall financial strategy.
Four times in the history of high school soccer in Arizona, two Ahwatukee teams advanced two teams to the state finals in the same season.
After years of hearing “Doom and Gloom” news regarding the housing market, we’re all happily watching as it begins to recover. Given some of the recent shifts in the market, I wanted to share with you some important things you should know.
The Desert Vista and Xavier girls soccer programs have a bit of postseason history.
The time for figuring things out as a team are essentially over for the winter sports season.
Mountain Pointe's Kaylah Lupoe (30) gives a little smirk as she knows the outcome of that play is going to end in the Pride's favor. She hopes to have a similar outlook once the regular season ends next week as they try to secure a playoff spot.
There’s something about the beginning of a new year that makes us feel like we have a new lease on life. Although many joke about the making and breaking of New Year’s resolutions, the University of Scranton’s Journal of Clinical Psychology released a study at the end of last year that showed those who made New Year’s resolutions were 10 times more likely to reach their goals than those who did not.
"Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right.” said Oprah Winfrey. I am not a big fan of New Year’s resolutions, but I do believe goals should be set, worked for, and attained. If one of your resolutions has been to get your computer more organized, the best place to start is creating folders to store your important documents, pictures and emails in a place where you can easily find them.
Making sure students are on the right track is a fundamental component each school tries to keep central, and Kyrene de los Cerritos Elementary School has been infusing these fundamentals within its students with its Leadership Academy.
The City of Phoenix’s bond rating was reduced last week from AAA to AA+ with a stable outlook.
The Desert Vista girls basketball team isn’t shying away from anything.
By the time you’re reading this, our little friends in Congress will have either settled their political hash and come up with a budget and gotten the government back to work or we’ll all be huddled around a trash can fire in a desolated parking lot, fighting for road kill in a post-apocalyptic, dystopian society.
A debt ceiling debate? Not exactly something you’d expect to hear on a high school campus.
Arizona, specifically the metropolitan Phoenix market, is among the strongest commercial real estate markets in the United States and is quickly rising as one of the most resilient markets to recover since the onset of the recent recession. While overall, multifamily, office and industrial property values have posted positive net absorption numbers in recent quarters, it is the retail market that is finally stabilizing and showing promise of improvement.
A report conducted by Arizona State University’s W.P. Carey School of Business indicates the combined direct and indirect impacts from Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport brought in more than $1 billion to the regional economy in fiscal year 2013. That’s 79 percent more than what was reported in the last study, three years ago.
Arguably the biggest meet remaining before sectionals and the state championship races commences on Friday (Oct. 4).