The Chandler Unified School District Governing Board on Wednesday night unanimously approved the adopted expenditure budget for fiscal year 2014-15, which saw an increase from the previous school year thanks to a bumped-up override.
With a new school year on the horizon, it’s time to think about what’s for lunch. Brown bagging it is plenty economical, but a steady diet of sandwiches becomes boring pretty quickly, to say nothing of the fact that all those servings of refined carbs simply don’t provide the energy necessary to power you through a long afternoon.
“He served with honor and distinction.” Those are the exact words that President Obama’s National Security Advisor Susan Rice said on National Television regarding recently released U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.
San Francisco 49ers Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana, left, and retired running back Roger Craig, right, pose by signage at Candlestick Park after a news conference about their upcoming flag football game Wednesday, June 4, 2014, in San Francisco. "Legends of Candlestick," will be the final football game to be played at Candlestick Park on July 12 when Montana, Craig, Jerry Rice, Steve Young, Dwight Clark and other 49er teammates play a flag football game against a team of NFL stars captained by Hall of Famer Dan Marino. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
Oregon catcher Shaun Chase's jaw stays agape as he watches his home run sail over the fence in left field, kicking off the top of the fourth inning for the Ducks. The Ducks handle the USF Dons 6-1 with ease at PK Park during Oregon's third game of NCAA Regional play. Oregon will face Rice at 4pm PST in their second matchup against the Owls, a must-win game for the Ducks that would force a final game between the teams on Monday, June 3rd. (Michael Arellano/Emerald)
Genetically engineered (GE) foods are foods derived from genetically modified organisms (GMOs); an infective process where a cell is infected with foreign material triggering significant inflammation in the gut and visceral organs.
Mountain Pointe's Brendan Rice (7) and Desert Vista's Connor Anderson (30) fight for the ball during the lacrosse game between Desert Vista and Mountain Pointe at Pecos Park on Wednesday, April 16, 2014.
Research has shown that sugar is addictive … in fact, eight times addictive as cocaine. In 1821, each person consumed approximately 10 pounds of sugar annually. Today, that number is an astounding 160-190 pounds of sugar per person annually. On top of that about 55 percent of the sugar produced in the U.S. comes from sugar beets, 95 percent of which have been genetically engineered.
1. Rough wrestling. Wrestling is one of the many ways that dogs have to play, but it shouldn’t be the only way they play. Too much wrestling can cause dogs to become defensive and competitive. Wrestling should have breaks with play bows and chase games to dilute its intensity.
Invented in Buffalo, N.Y., during the '60s, Buffalo chicken wings have become a national favorite. Big surprise! If fat is where the flavor is, and if everyone's a sucker for flavor, Buffalo chicken couldn't lose.
Incoming Gilbert Public Schools Superintendent Christina Kishimoto officially signed a contract that will pay her at least $200,000 per year on the same night the district’s governing board hired its second interim superintendent since July.
Chandler’s new Chao Urban Asian Eatery is hosting a grand opening celebration 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28. The celebration will feature live entertainment, drink specials and appetizer samplings.
Good sushi can be hard to find. Lucky for you, I am sharing my favorite spots for rolls and wasabi in Chandler, Gilbert and Tempe. Whether you are looking a fast fix for a fresh lunch, a date night destination or a place to introduce the kids to chopsticks, Local Lily has you covered.
Over the years there have been countless interpretations of L. Frank Baum’s “The Wizard of Oz,” including the 1939 Oscar-winning film starring Judy Garland. The latest stage adaptation, featuring original music from Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, plays Feb. 4-9 at ASU Gammage and includes all the beloved characters along with a few new songs and some high-tech theater magic.
African American male rappers have long endorsed products in commercials. Google “A Brief History of Rappers in Soda Commercials” and “20 Best Rap Commercials of All Time.” There’s nothing inherently problematic aesthetically, creatively, or politically about non-black rapping. I am curious about the television ads and viral YouTube videos that use hip-hop solely to entertain primarily through a comedic end. Such creations beg critical exploration.
The Thunder look to return to their winning ways behind a talented junior class and a group of committed seniors in 2014.Produced by David JolkovskiNarration by Jason P. SkodaInterviews (in order of appearance):Cade van RaaphorstTJ RobertsAlex FarinaDrew McIntyreCoach Dan HindsAdrian PerezAndrew MacnairSaxon McDonald