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   Volume 16, Number 10

May 13, 2006   

Photo by David Stone

Some sad goodbyes for 'good friend to education'

By Jonathan J. Cooper

Superintendent Maria Menconi may be leaving the Kyrene School District at the end of June, but she won't soon depart from the hearts and minds of many of Kyrene’s teachers and administrators. 

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   Inside this issue

• Tempe, Chandler elections take a partisan turn
• Real estate empire finds a new kind of 'Mister Fix It'
• Discerning Diner: For Mom: Lemony flavor, heavenly treat
• New light on an age-old problem
• Senior prom, revisited
• 'Poseidon' recalls tense 'Das Boot'
• Sports Notebook: Aprende, Pueblo top teams at State meet
• Teen's fundraiser passes $16k mark
   Time Capsule: This Issue, Last Year

May 14, 2005   

What it is, how it works

By Riley Gay

No longer confined to local office or home networks, Wi-Fi is extending its range to provide Internet and network access to citywide areas in some parts of the U.S.

What is Wi-Fi? Also known as 802.11, Wi-Fi  is a radio frequency technology used to wirelessly connect devices, such as laptop computers, to broadband Internet or network access points over limited distances.

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