Music: a renewed labor of love as the year unfolds on a high note

The Music Store on Baseline Road just east of the Loop 101 has shared the gift of music with hundreds of children and adults through the years.

Quadraplegic since a teen, 30 years hasn’t diminished his resolve to be independent

Greg Wickenburg has a dream. No, he doesn’t want to fly to Maui or hurtle through space on a trip to the moon.

An awakening: terrorist attacks can happen anywhere, any time

By Kody Acevedo SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. — “You never think it could happen here…not here…why here?” Those are some of the clichés we hear after...

An awakening: terrorist attacks can happen anywhere, any time

“You never think it could happen here…not here…why here?”

Plan now for February Taste of Kyrene event

A food and fun extravaganza will tempt residents of West Chandler and South Tempe Feb. 26 when the Kyrene Foundation holds its sixth annual Taste of Kyrene benefit at the Foothills Golf Club.

Drive helps area’s underprivileged

Arizona, with its dry desert heat, attracts thousands of snow birds each year, people who are tired of shoveling snow.

Words and pictures: A treasure on paper, even in today’s electronic world

Around the world, social media commands a huge segment of our collective mindset—to the point, in fact, where many seem to feel that words on paper ultimately may be no more. I'm willing to admit that that very expectation someday might become reality.

Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital reopens a 27-bed surgical floor

Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital is celebrating the reopening of its newly remodeled medical/surgical floor, a $412,000 renovation that includes 27 beds on an all-private-room floor.

NASA workshop proves a rare treat for budding biotechnology scientist

Upon arriving at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston, Mesa Community College student Greg Howard was immediately assigned a mission: to form a theoretical space exploration company and build a rover out of a basic robotics kit in about a day.

Weekend art fest draws TV tech-turned metal sculptor

With the weather finally tolerable and the gift-giving season looming large, the Tempe Arts Festival is a jolly way to spend a few hours (and some money).