West Chandler voters and their citywide neighbors are being asked this month to cast ballots for a charter amendment that would formalize the city’s cycle of August and November elections in even-numbered years, and authorize January start dates for terms of the mayor and councilmembers. If approved, the changes would alter an election schedule that […]
Tempe is looking to expand its popular Orbit neighborhood circulator service by adding a new route – Saturn – to serve neighborhoods between U.S. 60 and Elliot Road.
A little over a month ago I was driving east along Rio Salado Parkway in Tempe, a little too fast. I hadn’t realized I was going too fast, but a nice young Tempe police officer went to the trouble to point it out to me, even though this meant following me on his motorcycle, using the flashing lights mounted on the vehicle to get my attention, and then, when I pulled over to the side of the road, dismounting and coming up to the side of my truck.
Dressed in fatigues and sporting backpacks, members of the Arizona Army National Guard’s 123 Mobile Public Affairs Detachment were finally headed for home. It was a recent Saturday morning, and they were mostly exhausted from the long journey.
As summer break comes to a close, many students may be savoring one last getaway trip. Not Prateek Pinisetti, who soon will begin his sophomore year at the charter school he attends in Chandler.
Chandler’s always-popular Nozomi Aquatic Center proves a perfect attraction, not only for area kids but for Wrangler News photographer Billy Hardiman, who ventured out one recent morning to capture the antics and faces of an unsurprising throng of young water-buddies.
Girls kindergarten through 12th grade are invited to learn more about the Girl Scouts at an informational meeting 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 22.
It may be hard to believe in the blistering heat of July, but the start of the school year isn’t far off. And for some of our area’s littlest citizens, it will be the start of their school careers.
Michael and Karley Piercy dreamed of owning a home but figured it was out of their reach.
To many, diversity training is a loaded phrase. Oftentimes diversity training and workshops about bias and privilege are seen as preachy, or sometimes vindictive.