New treatment option available for chronic heartburn

According to the American College of Gastroenterology, more than 60 million American adults suffer from heartburn at least once a month, while 15 million...

Two Kyrene schools, principals earn gold awards for impressive academic gains

Story by Diana Whittle Two elementary schools in the Kyrene district demonstrated an Olympic-like feat and grabbed the gold as a “Beat the Odds” school. Both Kyrene de...

Challenge Day: Teens learn ways they can ‘Be the Change’

High school is a challenging transition for teenagers.

Kyrene joins the battle confronting crisis of suicidal, at-risk teens

After an alarming uptick in teen suicides in the East Valley late last year, Kyrene educators and students were among thousands who took action by attending a conference aimed at prevention.

At new class, success breeds success

As director of adult education for Tempe Union High School District, Vanda Salls understands that people sign up for the program for a variety...

‘We the People’ competition draws an enthusiastic crowd — again

At Corona del Sol High School, it’s common to find crowds of support for sporting events. But on Dec. 8, the parking lot was packed for a different...

On-call status never ends for these maintenance ‘superheroes’

Before the teachers and students arrive at Kyrene del Norte elementary school, Jim Flannery begins his day as the site support technician about 6:30 a.m.

Corona enrollment concerns prompt petition campaign; signatures near 2,000 mark, says backer

A petition campaign to solve a suggested overenrollment problem at Corona del Sol High School has nearly reached its preliminary goal of 2,000 signatures, according to one...

2014 Seton grad writes her way to $103k in scholarships

By Amy Wolff When Elise Goitia, a senior at Seton Catholic Prep and Tempe resident, submitted her young adult novel Lark to San Diego State University’s National Writer’s Conference,...

Marcos music program plays their way into the NEMC nationwide contest

 Skills learned on the playing field can build more than just athletic prowess. They can lay a foundation for teamwork, for tenacity, for the...
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