Janie Magruder

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So. Tempe business helps kids with lifethreatening conditions jump back into good health

Axel Alcantar bounced through the front door of Lily’s Pad in Tempe on a recent Friday morning and, clad in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles PJs, beelined to an open, colorful playroom. There,...

Music talent to shine at Dayspring services on Christmas Eve

If you’re like me, you didn’t dare deviate last month from the annual crowd- pleasing Thanksgiving dinner menu — roast turkey, stuffing and mashed potatoes drenched in rich gravy, (canned) green bean...

Future-ready problem solvers tackle real-world issues in new TUHSD program

If you didn’t know better, you’d think the projects are funded by global foundations led by billionaire philanthropists — Bill and Melinda Gates or Warren Buffett, perhaps — and the research conducted...

After closing homeless encampments, cities rethink and expand wide-ranging services

The recent dismantling of two large encampments of people without housing, including one in Tempe’s Salt River bed, may have resulted in the scattering of hundreds of individuals to other parts of...

‘It takes a village’

A community united helps a new friend experience the American dream Editor’s note: This is the second of a two-part story about a community member who fled his home in Tehran in 2021...

‘It was something I had to do’

A desperate Iranian leaves his homeland for freedom and liberty in America Editor’s note: This is the first of a two-part story about a community member who fled his home in Tehran in...

How goodness, kindness can bring light into the darkest of times

For the first 15 years and 364 days of her life, Esther Basch experienced the joy of being a rural kid in Eastern Europe. The only child of a rabbi and his...

S. Tempe, W. Chandler might still be undervalued despite a year of skyrocketing housing prices

Demand remains strong for homes in area, with well-kept neighborhoods, quality of schools and proximity to employment

Janie Magruder

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