Lifesaving training coming to schools

Though most school nurses deal with common ailments such as sore throats or the flu, in this era of school violence, emergency preparedness is ratcheting up.

Chandler mobilizing door-to-door vols to combat drownings

Chandler firefighters are asking residents and groups to join them on Saturday, April 7, by going door-to-door through local neighborhoods to help prevent water-related tragedies.

City reschedules arts-tax extension meeting for Wednesday, April 25

A public meeting about the ballot measure previously scheduled for March 28 has been rescheduled for Wednesday, April 25, at 6 p.m. at the Tempe History Museum, 809 E. Southern Ave.

Attorney to summit: Ruling makes it tougher for HOAs to levy fines

Homeowners with unkempt front yards just caught a bit of a reprieve from the Arizona Court of Appeals. A recent decision by the court makes it more difficult for homeowners associations to levy fines.

Tempe City Council candidates address missing campaign signs

Political signs posted by several Tempe City Council candidates appear to be disappearing on a regular basis, only to be sporadically replaced and then, in at least one case, removed again.

Volunteers needed for Ostrich Festival

The Chandler Chamber Ostrich Festival is back and in need of volunteers for its Child ID booth.
Ofo yellow bikes

New bike-sharing system cycles through Tempe

If you’ve spotted an unattended yellow bike parked in arbitrary spots around town, don’t fret—they do indeed serve a purpose.
Pollack Assistance League

Pollack’s generosity to shine once again

When one of the area’s oldest and most respected philanthropies decided to launch plans for this year’s spring fundraiser, it wanted to ensure not only a sure-to-delight theme but a couple of the Valley’s best-known personalities to add a bit of extra star-power to the event.

Crisis readiness: How Tempe schools prepare for the worst

It happened again. When the gunfire ceased in Parkland, Florida, a small community north of Fort Lauderdale, 17 people were dead. Families were shattered. Students...

Setting the record straight on water issues in Tempe

Editor’s note: The following, received Friday, Feb. 9, is a response to a commentary by Mary Lou Taylor that appeared in the Wrangler News...
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