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Cats are fun pets, but be sure to not make the following mistakes so that there is harmony in your house.
When it comes to after-school activities, most adolescent boy’s interest lie in the realm of a variety of sports.
Representing more than 2,500 businesses across all industry sectors in Arizona, the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce understands the need for clean air and a healthy and safe environment in which to live, work and play.
Everyone wants a mouth boasting a set of pearly whites.
Lane restrictions are scheduled to be in place along sections of Loop 202 (Red Mountain Freeway) in Mesa this weekend as work continues on a freeway-widening project.
You might not care about the baby boomers. But some of us do. I’m one of them. Born between 1946 and 1964, the youngest turned 50 last year. In 2011, the oldest turned 65.
The Ahwatukee Little League Board and District 13 umpires will host a junior umpire training clinic on Jan. 31.
The Kyrene Community Education and Outreach Services program is gearing up to host its inaugural Kyrene Community Play Day in efforts to highlight the numerous after-school programs the district has to offer its K-8 students.
Freeway-improvement projects will result in lane restrictions or ramp closures in the Phoenix area this weekend, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
The Boys and Girls Clubs of the East Valley is the first organization in Arizona to be awarded a free after-school sports-based youth development program created by the U.S. Soccer Foundation that uses soccer as a tool to improve the health and behavioral outcomes for children in underserved, urban communities.
>> This information is provided in community partnership with Harkins Theatres. For showtimes, theater locations and tickets, go to HarkinsTheatres.com.
The year 2014 brought us a number of great films … don’t expect to see any of them mentioned here.
Students who undergo training at state-approved driving schools will now be able to receive training completion certificates that may waive written and road tests at Motor Vehicle Division offices.
A series of projects will restrict lanes and close down highways in the East Valley and Valley metro region this weekend.
Every day, nearly 800,000 police officers around the country get up, put on a uniform, and go to work. But their work is different. Their work is life and death. On average, between 105 and 203 officers die in the line of duty annually, 50,000 officers are assaulted in the line of duty, 14,000 officers are injured in the line of duty, and more than 300 officers commit suicide. In 2014 six Arizona officers lost their lives while on duty. Dozens more were shot at. Every day, they put their lives on the line so that we can safely go to work and to school and to the store. On behalf of the businesses in the East Valley, we want to say “thank you.”
The Bank of America Charitable Foundation has named Florence Crittenton of Arizona and the ASU Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College as 2014 Neighborhood Builders. The nonprofits are being recognized for their work to address workforce development, education and basic human needs.
Matthew Capota is one of 33 students in the aviation program at Western Maricopa Education Center in Glendale, one of the 13 joint technical education districts in Arizona.
It probably was a moment of weakness. You offered to host a New Year’s Eve gathering, but — as usual — you lack the time and energy to pull together anything company-worthy.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A major winter storm was heading toward Arizona on Tuesday, prompting forecasters to issue warnings about heavy snowfall and dangerous driving conditions in some parts of the state beginning Wednesday.
Airbags are one of the most important safety advances in vehicles. Since required by the government in 1989, airbags have saved thousands of lives. However, recent recalls have cast a dim shadow over their efficacy.
The New Year is right around the corner, and it’s important for the Ahwatukee community to know where they can go to have a safe place to say so long to 2014, and hello to 2015.
Usery Mountain Regional Park offers Progressive Fitness Hikes through the desert on the outskirts of Mesa and Apache Junction. Beginning Jan. 17, the series will feature a new hike every Saturday through Feb. 21. Each trek increases in length and difficulty in order to prepare for the grand finale hike — a 7.5-mile loop around Pass Mountain.
The time has come to bid farewell to 2014 and welcome in the new year! We’ve rounded up the things to do on New Year’s Eve in Phoenix:
Many of my customers bring home a puppy, and tell me “We’ve had NO problems yet! No potty accidents, chewing, digging, jumping, mouthing or counter surfing.” I call this the HONEYMOON period. Just wait.