When purchasing a home, there is always a balance in priorities between getting the home that you really want and saving money. Much of the costs (price, interest rates, property taxes, insurance, etc.) seem to be dictated by factors outside of our control. There are a few things, however, that you can do before, during and after your home purchase that might save you a few hundred (or even a few thousand) bucks.
Utility ratepayers and voters in Arizona may not be aware that APS used its funds derived from ratepayers to promote Connie Wilhelm in the recent SRP District Board election, even after getting caught with their hands in the cookie jar to secretly spend money to defeat Democrats on the Corporation Commission in the 2012 election. We the ratepayers should be very concerned, better yet, outraged, and should be asking, what is APS up to?
ASU engineering students Jen Moore and Sanketh Kamath work with seventh-graders Kabastian Khoundra and Nico Vigilat at Kyrene Altadena Middle School on the project Solar Mirror: Engineering Light on Friday, April 4, 2014.
Dr. Tirupalavanam Ganesh, assistant dean of engineering education, speaks with seventh-graders (L-R) Samuel Nam, Cassandra "Rose" Giarrusso and Ryan Libbey at Kyrene Altadena Middle School about the project Solar Mirror: Engineering Light on Friday, April 4, 2014.
For outdoor enthusiasts, it’s always the right season to get outdoors. Whether you are mountain climbing, backpacking in the sun, or even headed to a snowy climate for some skiing, certain gear and tips can make it easier.
Team Walrus members (L-R) Derek Wallace, Spencer Williams, Matt Worth and Julia Kemmer in their Mobile App class at Desert Vista High School on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014. Team Walrus won "Best in Region" and "Best in State" in the Verizon Innovative App Challenge for their app "Solar Sum".
Team Walrus members (L-R) Julia Kemmer, Matt Worth, Derek Wallace and Spencer Williams in their Mobile App class at Desert Vista High School on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014. Team Walrus won "Best in Region" and "Best in State" in the Verizon Innovative App Challenge for their app "Solar Sum".
Have a hankering for snow and no real prospects of finding any this Christmas? Bundle up the crew and head to Heritage and Science Park, where Dec. 26 through Jan. 1 you’ll find more than 30 tons of snow, ice sculptures, gingerbread houses, themed daily activities, and special showings of “Ice Worlds” in the Dorrance Planetarium and “Penguins 3D” in the IMAX theatre.