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You won’t find many Dr. Seuss books in the hands of high school students. But the books’ messages can inspire for a lifetime, like this one: “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”
State prison officials have no right to read mail sent by inmates to their attorneys, a federal appeals court ruled Monday.
Teacher Max Pincus helps Jonathan Rowe during his psychology class at Mountain Pointe High School on Friday, Aug. 8, 2014.
The Arizona Department of Education released its 2013-14 letter grades for schools across the state on Monday, and the Kyrene and Tempe Union High school districts and Horizon Community Learning Center all received an overall “A” grade.
The Arizona State Board for Charter Schools said it will not revoke the charter of a Mesa school based on the evidence received thus far.
Davis Evans was eliminated from competition in the USGA Junior Amateur Championship this past week, missing the cut after two rounds. But Evans isn’t too worried about it, he was just one of five 14-year-olds to compete in the tournament.
Gilbert Softball Little League had not one but two squads take home championships in state tournaments this month.
Gilbert Softball Little League's 10-11 all-stars team was one of two from the league to take home a state championship this year. It was the second title in a row for the 10-11 squad. [Photo courtesy Brian Schmidt]
The Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture recently announced the recipients of the Community Arts Support Grants Program for the 2014-2015 fiscal year.
It’s summertime! Time for beer, brats, baseball and the beach. It’s also time to be sure that your kids AND dogs are safe around water. For many Valley residents, most homes come equipped with a swimming pool. It’s important that your dog learn how to get out of the pool if they fall in.
It’s nearly upon us.
All eyes will be focused on another Mountain Pointe-Hamilton matchup after meeting in the Division I state title game two years in a row.
Here’s an interesting statistic: over the past three decades, the centenarian population in the United States has grown about 66 percent, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. To enjoy this time to the fullest — and to help prevent the possibility of outliving your financial resources — you will need to invest for income and growth throughout your retirement years.
Bonny Holland has been named one of the Top 50 Arizona’s highest ranking women in business by Who’s Who’s in Business.
It was a bittersweet night for the Ahwatukee Little League All-Stars as the Minors team advanced state while the Major team was eliminated on Thursday night in the District 13 tournament.
Longbow Golf Club’s general manager, Jay Larscheid, will once again be participating in PGA Golf Day to benefit the Special Olympics.
Spades of gold symbolically speared earth in Chandler on June 18 at the groundbreaking ceremony at Ocotillo for the first Village Health Club and Spa in the East Valley.
Leah Henthorne, 13, was a mere spectator to one of Copperstar Repertory Company’s shows three years ago.
After 28 years steering one of the best track programs in Arizona history, Valley Christian High School coach Dan Kuiper has stepped down from his position as the school’s track coach.
Some people take their principles to their grave. And for some baby boomers, that means planning for their funerals, or their parents’ funerals, in an eco-friendly way.
Front Row (Left to Right): Quinn Cook, Erick Chimal, Ben Ciccarelli, Evan Berry and Trevor Kahrs Back Row (Left to Right): David Gale, Coach Jamshid Tata, Patrick Kirwan, Josh Tata, Jack Rushinsky, Mikey Rodriguez, Coach Rob Caldarelli and Jacob Caldarelli Not in picture: Caleb Danenberg
It is everyone’s worst traveling nightmare, played out at an airport gate.
In this Tuesday, April 29, 2014 photo a customer fills her car with fuel at a gas station, in Brookline. If the price of gasoline looks familiar this Memorial Day that’s because it is. For the third year in a row, the national average will be within a few pennies of $3.64 per gallon. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)