A ‘hometown sendoff’ for Tempe’s future service men, women

This year’s Community Salutes will take place at 6 p.m. Monday, April 30, at Tempe Center for the Arts. The event is free and open to the public.

For Valentine’s Day, there’s no better gift than life itself

By Sammie Ann Wicks "You’re telling me that I had a heart attack?” These were the first incredulous words Scott Eckenrode remembers saying after a routine...

Nominations sought for ‘Bike Hero’

A Tempe Bike Hero can be a Clark Kent or a Superman when it comes to promoting the bicycling way.

Nominations due Aug. 3 for Don Carlos Humanitarian Award

Tempe Community Council is seeking nominations for its new Impact Award, created to recognize good works big or small that boost human service needs in the city.

Foster kids find a mentor–and woodworking skills, too

Faced with the heartbreaking knowledge that more than 17,000 children in Arizona are in foster care, most people might sigh and throw up their hands, discouraged by what seems an insurmountable challenge.

Heart-valve repair now less invasive as Chandler Regional adds new technology

One of the latest technologies in cardiac care, transcatheter aortic valve replacement, or TVAR, is now being offered at Chandler Regional Medical Center.

Tempe’s water: Your pocketbook, your health, your safety

Water. I take it for granted, don’t you?

Artistry stiches together story of the 12 Tribes of Israel

With Easter and Passover just around the corner, Christians and Jews turn their hearts toward Israel.

7 teen suicides heighten concerns

Suicide is a word that hits hard—particularly when it involves cases that increasingly are stealing our community’s young people.

Unity Walk helps strengthen Tempe’s push for diversity

  At Tempe's Regional Unity Walk and Diversity Festival, Vivian Nwoha saw the world open up. Looking toward the sun setting over Tempe Town Lake, surrounded...