Wrangler News http://www.wranglernews.com Think Local. Read Local. Fri, 21 Aug 2015 17:55:17 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 A love story gone awry http://www.wranglernews.com/2015/08/17/a-love-story-gone-awry/ http://www.wranglernews.com/2015/08/17/a-love-story-gone-awry/#comments Tue, 18 Aug 2015 03:37:17 +0000 http://www.wranglernews.com/?p=10643 Imagine a love story between a beautiful princess and a handsome half-god warrior. It sounds perfect—until he murders her husband and three brothers, destroys her city, captures her and turns her into a slave. This is the tangle Homer created in his epic poem, The Iliad, casting Briseis as the prize sought by both Achilles […]

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Babbo: A trip back to the gastronomic joys of Tuscany http://www.wranglernews.com/2015/08/17/babbo-a-trip-back-to-the-gastronomic-joys-of-tuscany/ http://www.wranglernews.com/2015/08/17/babbo-a-trip-back-to-the-gastronomic-joys-of-tuscany/#comments Tue, 18 Aug 2015 03:03:54 +0000 http://www.wranglernews.com/?p=10639 On the back of the t-shirts worn by the servers at Babbo is a row of three circles, in the cheery red, green and white of the Italian flag.

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Teams fine-tuning strategies for approaching football opportunities http://www.wranglernews.com/2015/08/17/teams-fine-tuning-strategies-for-approaching-football-opportunities/ http://www.wranglernews.com/2015/08/17/teams-fine-tuning-strategies-for-approaching-football-opportunities/#comments Tue, 18 Aug 2015 02:57:54 +0000 http://www.wranglernews.com/?p=10634 Watch for the Aztecs to play with more purpose, passion and pride this season, according to head coach Cory Nenaber.

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For area’s well-known Venturo family, bracelet was a ‘gift from the grave’ http://www.wranglernews.com/2015/08/17/for-areas-well-known-venturo-family-bracelet-was-a-gift-from-the-grave/ http://www.wranglernews.com/2015/08/17/for-areas-well-known-venturo-family-bracelet-was-a-gift-from-the-grave/#comments Tue, 18 Aug 2015 02:48:50 +0000 http://www.wranglernews.com/?p=10630 Vickie Venturo ignored the insistent ringing of the telephone. It was late; the number was out-of-state.

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Retired teacher never gives up in quest to build a ‘Future for Kids’ http://www.wranglernews.com/2015/08/17/retired-teacher-never-gives-up-in-quest-to-build-a-future-for-kids/ http://www.wranglernews.com/2015/08/17/retired-teacher-never-gives-up-in-quest-to-build-a-future-for-kids/#comments Tue, 18 Aug 2015 02:38:45 +0000 http://www.wranglernews.com/?p=10627 Debbie Jacobs spent 18 years teaching before she retired last year, but she never stopped caring about children.

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Helping women to be ‘masters of their own destiny’ http://www.wranglernews.com/2015/08/17/helping-women-to-be-masters-of-their-own-destiny/ http://www.wranglernews.com/2015/08/17/helping-women-to-be-masters-of-their-own-destiny/#comments Tue, 18 Aug 2015 01:20:01 +0000 http://www.wranglernews.com/?p=10625 Retired Chandler Police Chief Sherry Kiyler, who will deliver the keynote message at a coming Chamber of Commerce Women in Business session, asks a simple question with a perhaps not-so-simple answer: “Who Says You Can’t?”

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Security teams take advantage of vacation to enhance campus safety http://www.wranglernews.com/2015/08/17/security-teams-take-advantage-of-vacation-to-enhance-campus-safety/ http://www.wranglernews.com/2015/08/17/security-teams-take-advantage-of-vacation-to-enhance-campus-safety/#comments Mon, 17 Aug 2015 23:59:01 +0000 http://www.wranglernews.com/?p=10620 Students in the Kyrene School District returned to class this month and noticed things had changed a bit from when they began their summer break.

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West Chandler delegation to join pope’s U.S. welcome http://www.wranglernews.com/2015/08/17/west-chandler-delegation-to-join-popes-u-s-welcome/ http://www.wranglernews.com/2015/08/17/west-chandler-delegation-to-join-popes-u-s-welcome/#comments Mon, 17 Aug 2015 23:42:14 +0000 http://www.wranglernews.com/?p=10616 When the leader of the world’s 1.2 billion Catholics visits the U.S. next September, West Chandler residents will be among those on hand to greet him.

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Online Edition – August 15, 2015 http://www.wranglernews.com/2015/08/13/online-edition-august-15-2015/ http://www.wranglernews.com/2015/08/13/online-edition-august-15-2015/#comments Thu, 13 Aug 2015 20:51:49 +0000 http://www.wranglernews.com/?p=10600 Click Here to Download This Issue

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Teens’ use of smartphones heightens cyberspace risks, area experts warn http://www.wranglernews.com/2015/08/06/teens-use-of-smartphones-heightens-cyberspace-risks-area-experts-warn/ http://www.wranglernews.com/2015/08/06/teens-use-of-smartphones-heightens-cyberspace-risks-area-experts-warn/#comments Thu, 06 Aug 2015 20:39:59 +0000 http://www.wranglernews.com/?p=10565 As kids start back to school, many of them will be packing smart phones. In some cases, teachers even encourage students to use the devices in the classroom as a learning tool. But how can parents be sure their children are safe in cyberspace when they leave home?

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