Walking enthusiast discovers new world, right in his own neighborhood

Editor’s Note: The following commentary was submitted by South Tempe resident Robert Hall. Like so many others, I’ve become addicted to my Fitbit. Since...

Email onslaught is no match for your driveway

By Don Kirkland | Commentary Without knowing whether you’re as bombarded with email as we are, it seems that practically everyone I know is somewhere on...

Modern dieting: Which strategies may (or may not) work for you

By Kelli Shallal Editor’s note: Kelli Shallal is a longtime Tempe resident and registered dietitian with a master’s degree in public health nutrition. Articles and recipes...

Anniversary of Boston Marathon hits home as runner recalls aftermath

Any time a tragic event happens, you remember where you were when you heard the news. That’s how it was for me and the Boston Marathon bombing.

Riders flock to scooter migration

Zipping, zooming and zig-zagging through the streets of Tempe, a new flock of Birds has descended on our city—only these have wheels instead of wings.

Family of five will surround mom with love on her day, but missing a...

As to whom they’ll all dote over that day, Doreen will still be the matriarch. For the first time, though, she will not have her own mom on Mother’s Day.

A harrowing tale . . . and it could happen here

Editor’s note: You may be wondering how a story originating in Florida applies to us in this part of the world, but venture out...

Local news, local people: Online viewership reaches 135% growth since 2018

Commentary by Noah Kutz Are you reading this online? Although we can’t tell how many of you actually read our print edition, it’s safe to...

Commentary: A moment of enlightenment, followed by one man’s personal ‘Night of Hope’

Article and photos by Noah Kutz I glanced casually around at the cars stopped next to me at the Broadway and Rural intersection, but my...

TUHSD Superintendent Mendivil on closure of schools due to pandemic

In the weeks leading up to the eventual state-wide school closures, I - like so many others in leadership positions - grappled with how closure would affect our students, families, teachers, and staff.