Theater vet to head programs

The city of Tempe has hired theater veteran Ralph Remington to serve a new role within the Community Services Department as arts and culture deputy director.

Tempe Coalition elects Keller new chair; pledges continued efforts vs drug abuse, underage drinking

Drug abuse and underage drinking are problems that plague most communities, and Tempe is no exception.

Tempe Mayor’s Disability Awards announced for 2016

Eleven Tempe students, three educators, six community members and three businesses have been awarded the 2016 Tempe Mayor’s Disability Awards, honoring those with disabilities for ability, advocacy and achievements, along with people or businesses that assist or support the disability communities.

Tempe takes corrective action to meet EPA water regs

Tempe is currently testing the quality of its drinking water to ensure it meets all federal recommendations and regulations.

Recycling with a purpose even fashionistas love

Haute couture fashionistas had nothing on three young woman selected as the winners of this year’s Chandler Trashion Fashion Show.

Ideas emerge for Sun Devil stadium of the future

It’s the place college football fans in the Valley gather every Saturday to cheer on their Sun Devils. It’s the place Pat Tillman and Frank Kush left their legacies.

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.

Lightening the load for seniors: Neighbors lend a helping hand

Tempe is home to the largest university in the U.S., but it’s also home to a burgeoning population of senior citizens.

Firefighting veteran picked as new Chandler chief

Tom Dwiggins got his first chance to train as a firefighter the hard way—on the job as an Air Force crew chief.

Memory of disabled police chief a sobering reminder to buckle up

As you tool around town enjoying your summer, there’s something the Tempe Police Department wants you to bear in mind: Wear your seatbelt.