Rolling up their sleeves to show thanks for community support

Sharing their enthusiasm—and support—for a multi-phase renovation project at Tempe St. Luke’s  Hospital, more than 300 employees of all ages rolled up their sleeves to help organize, clean and launch landscaping projects at nearby Papago Park.

New fire station raises alarm

Whether it’s a house going up in flames, a drowning child pulled from a pool or a loved one in the throes of a heart attack, there’s one response that’s been drilled into us: Call 911.

Student mentors help rookies take the sometimes scary step to middle school

The jump from elementary school to middle school can be a tricky one but there’s an innovative program that can help students make that transition a bit more gracefully.

An Easter-basket wonderland

Imagine your kitchen counters, your dining room table—every surface—covered with pink and blue bunnies, chic black-and-white zebras and googly eyed giraffes, with team-logo basketballs, princess tiaras, zany sunglasses, magic wands, even pixie dust.

Chandler downtown unit to hire new executive as part of building a more ‘dynamic’...

Officials of the Downtown Chandler Community Partnership have announced the departure of Executive Director Beth Fiorenza, effective Dec. 29.

Tempe St. Luke’s hospital advises pregnant women on allergies

When faced with the itchy eyes, running nose and hacking cough that allergies inflict on their hapless victims, the usual reaction is to reach for medication to try to get some relief.

David Carrera: A lifetime of caring

David Carrera has spent a lifetime volunteering to help the community.

Space camp offers teens a close-up look at the future

Jake Reaban, who attends Corona del Sol High School, can share with classmates his once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be among tech-savvy teens to be chosen for  Space Camp in Huntsville, Alabama.

Don Carlos Award again recognizes humanitarian service

Longtime resident and retired SRP employee Kathy Stevens will join a roster of other notable Tempe residents as the 34th recipient of the coveted...

Baker/entrepreneur learns to survive nightowl regimen with ‘less sleep, more yeast’

Ever wonder what drives people to do 'crazy' things like skydive over an active volcano, hike Mt. Everest, run 20 miles on a crisp Sunday morning, or wake up every single day at 1:10 a.m. to bake delicious whole-grain bread?