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Mesa resident Matthew Baltzley is known as someone who is “on the spectrum,” meaning he is autistic. It’s a disability by definition, but Matthew’s autism offers a different way of seeing the world and channels the artistic vision he hopes to employ in the future.
When Ann and Glen Gage downsized from their expansive home and garden in Switzerland to a San Francisco town house, one of the things they missed most was the koi pond they’d built and tended for years. It was brimming with elegant plants, fish and its own ecosystem.
The mood surrounding the Mountain Pointe football program had a different feel this week.
Friends for Life Animal Rescue’s 15th annual BARKtoberfest event is coming up at the Gilbert Town Center, 50 E. Civic Center Drive, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11. This is a free event, although some activities require a small donation to participate.
Sometimes newspaper opinion generates the cream of community-thinking, which, in truth, is what it’s supposed to do. And, another plus: Readers’ constructive input drown out the belly-aching from tweeter-types.
Paisley, a 5-year-old boxer/terrier and American pit bull mix, is very treat-motivated and would love to show off her tricks like sit and lay down. She walks really well on a leash. She loves squeaky toys, whether it’s playing with people or by herself.
Arizona high schoolers who can't name at least one branch of government, define the United States as a capitalist country or at least know Phoenix is the state capitol could find themselves denied a diploma.
Hugh Smith, executive director of The First Tee of Phoenix, announced recently that the organization will open a new programming site at Augusta Ranch Golf Club, which becomes the Valley’s 13th First Tee location.
Despite several radiation and chemo treatments, loss of hearing and an ever-present life-threatening diagnosis, Buddy gets up every morning, puts on his vest and goes to work. His job may just be providing a little emotional support to the patients at Foothills Sports Medicine Physical Therapy in Ahwatukee Foothills, but it’s a job Buddy the dog takes very seriously.
Football coaches are notorious for doing anything that they perceive gives them an advantage.
Sometimes newspaper opinion generates the cream of community-thinking, which, in truth, is what it’s supposed to do. And, another plus: Readers’ constructive input drowns out the belly-aching from tweeter-types.
Once a picture of the auditorium at Mountain Park Community Church in Ahwatukee Foothills underwater hit social media Monday, it didn’t take long to get a response from people all over the Valley ready and willing to help.
Tailgating is fine and dandy — and definitely fun if you’ve got the time — but if like us you’ve got five things to do before kickoff and no time for packing the cooler, here are five places to grab a bite before or after the big game.
As I write this column, the irony of it is not lost on me: while ambient temperatures are over 100, the topic of colds and flu seems out of place. But what better time to learn how to be prepared?
Utopia is a crazy concept so, of course, it has become a reality show.
The record rainfall recently should leave NO doubt about why The Lakes Golf Course, built in a NATURAL drainage should remain a golf course (or a park or flood retention basin). But perhaps Pulte has plans for stilt homes or a Venetian style canal development.
Dr. Ken Danyluk and Team Orthodontics have something to hide – and that’s a good thing.
An attorney for the state told a federal judge here late Monday it's “unfortunate” — but not illegal — that Arizona will not recognize a man legally married in California as his husband's legal survivor.
I got up bright up and early on Saturday for the These Girls Rocks golf clinic at Karsten Golf Course to take my young and eager daughter to see another side of golf.
The selection process for the 2014 Eastbay Youth All-American Bowl has started.
Tyree Shivers could have been bitter; he got better instead.
>> This information is provided in community partnership with Harkins Theatres. For showtimes, theater locations and tickets, go to HarkinsTheatres.com.
It took two days of filming and two years of editing, but the first Dogological training videos are now available to the public.