Local coffee entrepreneur pours his energy into expansion

Loyal patrons of Steve’s Espresso in Tempe know they can count on excellent, personalized service and a great cup of java, made by the epicurian French press method.

Despite flaws and potential risks, a ‘Yes’ vote on Prop. 123 makes sense

Do you still have your early ballot on the kitchen table?

Chandler chief to help 400 AZ police agencies meet 21st Century challenges

After 30 years in law enforcement—the past two as chief of the Chandler Police Department—Sean Duggan is taking on one of the potentially most influential roles of his career: chairman of Arizona’s quietly essential Criminal Justice Commission.

Feb. 22 is Walk Your Dog Day

Quick, it’s time to hit the “paws” button and take your dog for a walk. Feb. 22 is Walking the Dog Day, observed annually around the world.

Valley Christian foresees enrollment of 600 for new Tempe junior high

Valley Christian has announced plans to expand to include grades 6-8, opening the new junior high school on the newly renovated campus of Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Tempe.

Tempe Leadership project

Planting a garden, outside the box

Tempe Library solar panels: Today’s hope for tomorrow’s power needs

Here in the sunny Southwest, the rays of the sun are plentiful. Beyond bringing winter visitors, they’re also helping power the future.

$6,000 pre-school grants now available

Through strategic partnerships with three noted social-service providers, Summit School of Ahwatukee is making eight $6,000 pre-school scholarships available to area children.

Tempe’s proposed streetcar initiative

Although no one is quite ready yet to predict whether it will reach its ultimate destination, Tempe’s proposed streetcar initiative seems finally to be headed down the track to reality.

A joyful visit at a joyous time of the year

Tempe resident Erika Jacobs and Corona del Sol graduate Jason Soronson don’t know each other but share an uncommon insight.