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Central Arizona Project (CAP) is the primary steward of central and southern Arizona’s Colorado River water resources. By delivering almost 500 billion gallons of Colorado River water every year, CAP has dramatically and positively changed the economic and environmental landscape of our state. Clearly, CAP has a critical role in supporting the health and sustainability of the Colorado River and the state of Arizona.
After a thief made off with her bicycle, Becca Mercer needed a way to get around Arizona State University’s Tempe campus during the spring semester of 2014.
Ryan Johnson and Lindsey Phipps, both of Ahwatukee, graduated from the University of San Diego on May 25. Johnson earned a bachelor’s degree in finance. Phipps earned a bachelor’s degree in political science.
Take a peek from a few miles away and it appears Chandler senior Ky Westbrook had a sensational track season. She took home four state titles in the 100, 100 hurdles, 200 and shot put, and the Wolves took home their ninth consecutive state title due in large part to her efforts.
Bob Bondurant began his racing career on a dirt bike, but he soon ended up behind the wheel of Corvettes, Ferraris and Shelby Cobras.
Marine veteran Robert Serocki Jr. always knew he wanted to serve his country, dating back to when he was 5 years old and living in Detroit.
New York • Hollywood may be hoping for a little less drama in 2014.
There was a disc jockey, a pig, and not nearly enough blankets to combat the cold.
Ahwatukee resident Sara Epp was named to the Biola University dean’s list for academic excellence. She was one of 1,422 students named to the dean’s list for the spring 2013 semester. Biola students are placed on the dean’s list to honor those with a GPA of 3.6 or higher while enrolled in 12 or more credit units and whose cumulative GPA is at least a 3.2.
After an extensive national search, Sojourner Center’s Board of Directors announced Dr. María Garay is the new executive director. Garay comes to Phoenix from Los Angeles, and is a 20-year veteran of the nonprofit sector.
Desert Vista graduate Devon Kennard had a chance to play at Arizona one last time during his Southern California career.
Football practices have officially started for a handful of East Valley teams, and season openers will be creeping up in a matter of weeks. Several underclassmen dotted the All-Tribune teams at the end of last season and they are back to chase championships. It’s a bumper crop of athletes playing varsity football this season, and here are the Tribune’s Ten Offensive Players to Watch in 2013:
On May 29 the National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced approximately 2,500 college-sponsored merit scholarship winners. Mark Miller of Ahwatukee was one of them. Miller graduated from Brophy College Preparatory and will be majoring in biomedical engineering at the University of Southern California in the fall. He was awarded the Trustee Scholarship for full tuition and was accepted into the engineering honors program as well as being named a viterbi research scholar.
Ramona Ekpe and Nicholas Smith, both of Ahwatukee, were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2013 semester at Loyola Marymount University. Students named to the dean’s list have completed 15 semester hours and earned a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or better. Additionally, a student must have completed all of his or her courses and never received an F in any course.
Phoenix film makers Marcus A. Stricklin and Sandy Kim, of Future Legends Production, have been invited to the Cannes Short Film Corner for the production of their film, “The Last Dance,” working with children actors from Ahwatukee.
This weekend marks Josh Mendoza’s first time to have a film screening at the Phoenix Film Festival, but there’s a hunch that this is just the start for the Ahwatukee Foothills native.
Ahwatukee resident Kylie B. Crawford made the academic dean’s list at Azusa Pacific University in California. Crawford was honored for the fall 2012 semester for having a 3.5 GPA or better average. Crawford is a psychology major.
Loyola Marymount University has announced the students named to the dean’s list for the fall 2012 semester. Among them are two students from Ahwatukee Foothills: Ramona Ekpe and Nickolas Smith.
In this photo released by Thirteen/WNET, singer Patti Austin performs during "We Love Ella: A Tribute to the First Lady of Song," at the University of Southern California's Galen Center in Los Angeles on Sunday, April 29, 2007. A show on PBS on the songstress airs June 6. (AP Photo/Thirteen/WNET, Lester Cohen)
When Bill Keller landed a store manager’s job with Dillard’s department store in the Valley 34 years ago, his wife, Dianne, said she wasn’t excited about moving to Arizona, much less Mesa — from Minneapolis.
When Bill Keller landed a manager’s job with Dillard’s department store in the Valley 34 years ago, his wife, Dianne, said she wasn’t excited about moving to Arizona, much less Mesa — from Minneapolis.
Michelle Arana and Christopher Shreeve met while attending Mountain Pointe High School approximately 13 years ago. Currently, they are both wrapping up their studies: Arana on her master’s degree in English and creative writing at Southern New Hampshire University, and Shreeve on his Harley Davidson certification from the Motorcycle Mechanics Institute.
Both Nathanael Fuller and Lauren Berry of the Ahwatukee Foothills area have been named to the dean’s list for the fall 2012 semester at Seaver College, an undergraduate school for Pepperdine University in Malibu, Calif.
Elizabeth Ann Misner Johnson, 73, passed away unexpectedly in Phoenix on Dec. 20.