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For many young people, a first apartment might be a cramped studio or just a bedroom in a shared living arrangement. Juggling that room’s living, dining and sleeping spaces requires creativity.
Calling it a “stunning power grab,” Attorney General Tom Horne wants a judge to block a decision by the Citizens Clean Elections Commission to investigate whether he has been using his office for campaigning.
I once approached my life and work as if I was building a house. Drive a nail here. Lay a block there. Smear a bit of paint in the corner. Cut out a window now and again. Figuratively, this is how I treated my life, and it is a solid, powerful image. It is also an image with plenty of biblical roots.
A new fast-casual, custom pizza concept is expanding rapidly in Arizona with plans for eight locations by the end of the year, including one in Ahwatukee Foothills.
I have covered golf from inside the ropes.
If you’re a fan of traditional décor, you probably appreciate the elegant lines and rich history of neoclassical style.
Austin Filiere had a pretty solid junior season for the Hamilton Huskies. The shortstop’s 10 extra-base hits showed he had a little pop in his bat, and he got on base at a very solid .422 clip.
Sean McGuire had to accept a reduced role, but the championship ring isn’t any less shiny.
The concrete countertops in Eleanor Zuckerman’s San Francisco kitchen are hand-crafted works of art.
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.
Dads try to stay handsome, and their technology should, too.
This May 26, 2014 photo shows the Grain Audio Packable Wireless System Bluetooth speaker, in Decatur, Georgia. (AP Photo/Ron Harris)
This June 3, 2014 photo shows the Fender Wayne Kramer "Royal Tone" Dreadnought CE acoustic guitar, in Decatur, Ga. (AP Photo/Ron Harris)
This June 1, 2014 photo shows walnut wood iPhone cases from Portland, Ore.-based Grovemade, in Decatur, Georgia. (AP Photo/Ron Harris)
Their properties exceed design standards for their area, according to Mesa’s Extraordinary Properties Campaign. The property owners received a thank you letter, certificate and an Extraordinary Properties sign to display in yards for three months. A new group of winners is chosen each quarter. Nominations can be made at firstname.lastname@example.org
The field of contenders to represent East Valley residents in Congress, the State Senate and the State House of Representatives has been finalized.
The Torah is the soul of the Jewish people. It is our sacred story, written on a scroll and in our hearts. The Torah, or Five Books of Moses, binds the Jewish people together across place and time. It tells a tale so massive, so all-encompassing that every Jewish person finds him or herself within it.
The signs are up and the campaign to get elected to the Tempe City Council is on.
Roars filled Horizon Community Learning Center’s gymnasium Friday morning as the school hosted its 10th annual Battle of the Books competition. Battle of the Books is a reading competition open to fourth- through eighth-graders, who compete for bragging rights for the entire year.
America’s poor haven’t been doing so well lately. Their political champions in the Democratic Party seem more focused on all those swing voters in the middle-income levels. And while income inequality has become a popular talking point for the self-anointed defenders of the poor, the fact is that the income gap has increased on President Obama’s watch.
The Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department began to ban open fires in city mountain and desert preserves, effective May 12. In consultation with the Phoenix Fire Department, smoking and charcoal fires are included in the ban due to the extreme fire danger that the combination of low humidity, increasing temperatures and frequent high winds. Additional information on the ban is available online, at phoenix.gov/parks.
All too often, police officers are seen as revenue generators for the municipality. Writing tickets and making arrests, they are viewed by the public strictly as enforcers. However, some officers are really making a difference in the communities they patrol. Mesa Police Officer Brandon Mendoza, killed early Monday morning by a wrong-way driver, is a prime example.
Tricia Saunders has long been considered the country’s preeminent female wrestler.
Valley Christian High School senior Shanna Chen, Class of 2014 and a resident of Ahwatukee, has chosen to accept an appointment to the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo.
Dear Claudia: I have been living in my house in Ahwatukee for the last seven years. I fixed it up back then, but now it’s looking outdated. I have a minimum budget of $1,000 to spruce up my living dining room. Without seeing my space what do you recommend I should do within my budget?