Veto of McClintock senior’s bill is called ‘disheartening’

Gov. Jan Brewer’s veto of a bill aiming to promote community service among Valley high school students is being called “disheartening” by the bill’s...

Autism parents launch support group

In January 2008, Debbie Weidinger and her friend Cinder McDonald were having a conversation about their teenagers, both of whom have an autism spectrum...

A proud moment

January 25 was a historic day for Chandler. It marked the first time a sitting president of the United States visited our community. It...

Colorful Bisbee brewhouse heads to new home in Tempe

Betty Crocker was fictitious, but Chef Boyardee, Marie Callendar and Dr. Pepper were real people. The esteemed microbrew Dave’s Electric Beer, however, has something...

Tempe craft brewery sold to Anheuser-Busch

Four Peaks, the craft brewery that has been a focal point of Tempe business for the past two decades, has been sold to Anheuser-Busch, the St. Louis-based behemoth that produces Budweiser and other popular brands, according to Four Peaks co-founder Jim Scussel.

Tempe encouraging city businesses to support gender equal-pay initiative

Tempe’s initiative to develop a pilot program ensuring pay equity based on gender is being launched with a search for businesses wanting to be part of the campaign to certify champions of equal pay.

Valley Fever: Dogs can get it, too (and do!)

It was a typical Valley summer: monsoon rains, extremely hot temperatures and terrific dust storms. September turned mild, and Daisy, the boxer, resumed her passion for rolling in the dirt and digging for imaginary rabbits.

Local favorites help you beat the summer heat

By Chelsea Martin Summer’s in full swing, temperatures continue to rise, and near-boiling swimming pools and maxed-out air conditioners provide barely any relief. Fortunately, community...

Paving the way for a downtown pulsing with excitement

Progression. It’s a word that’s synonymous with the direction Beth Fiorenza plans to pursue in her new role as Downtown Chandler Community Partnership’s executive director.

Fun, funky weekend planned for downtown thieves market

West Chandler residents are about to find their city’s downtown a whole lot funkier—and more fun.