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Saturn set to orbit starting Oct. 23

In 2015, the Tempe City Council approved an additional Orbit neighborhood circulator route – Saturn, which begins operating Oct. 23…

Tempe wants you; City boards, commissions list openings for volunteer positions

Tempe residents who are passionate about their city or want to find a community-focused outlet for their professional expertise are…

Concerns simmer over water rates; Council to vote Nov. 30

The city of Tempe is expected to consider the water rate increase at a public hearing Nov. 30.  Water rates…

Diversions

Atomic Blonde: Fun to watch, but in the end, disappointing

There's some enjoyment, certainly, in watching the stunning 41-year-old Charlize Theron beat the snot out of skeevy-looking guys. And you can…

A movie primer for whom the school bell tolls

Parents traditionally rejoice, and students are traditionally glum, and here in Arizona, both are traditionally pleased by the approach, on…

News Briefs

Tempe Fire Medical Rescue to Hold Fire Prevention Day on Oct. 21

Tempe Fire Medical Rescue is holding a Fire Prevention Day on Saturday, Oct. 21. “Every Second Counts: Plan Two Ways Out!” is…

Tempe Community Action Agency Announces Sponsors for Upcoming Culinary Event

Tempe Community Action Agency is excited to announce the lineup of food and drink sponsors for Vicinity: Internationally Tempe, formerly…

Community News

Fitness buffs launch new-concept realty center

Who knew that pitching the benefits of leg lifts, pumping iron and swimming laps would…

Beware of hurricane, flood damage when buying a used car, advises expert

In our last issue, just as retired Tempe property-damage adjuster Mark Moorehead noted the potential…

Tempe St. Luke’s to join largest U.S. private-hospital network

Tempe’s first and only hospital, Tempe St. Luke’s, has joined a group of 36 hospitals…