Aging population drives new emphasis on memory care

‘Suffering from a dementia-like disease is like being in a prison. I wish I had discovered this profession earlier in life, because at the end of the day, it’s very satisfying to provide care for our residents.’

‘Volunteens’ survive pre-acceptance gauntlet as they pursue hopes of future medical careers

Signing up for the summer Volunteen program at Dignity Health Chandler Regional Medical Center is easy. Getting accepted takes a bit of work:

Master of culinary arts: A touch of Africa tempts Tempe palates

Kwesi, mononym of the owner and manager of Jollof King, one of Tempe’s newest dining experiences, is quick to explain that his educational background is definitely not in the field of culinary arts or restaurant management.

WATCH: Great Harvest Bread Co. celebrates 10 years in the valley

Get Ready for some free bread! Leslie, Ward, George and Floyd Walston discuss their plans for a celebration in light of their 10 year anniversary of opening Great Harvest Bread Company, located at Warner and McClintock rd. 

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.

Former Marcos, Corona, Tempe high school coach Frank Castro Dies at 83

On Friday, July 13, high school football lost one of its cornerstones.

Onetime Corona star shaking up San Jose Earthquake squad

Bersano said that “he has a blast everyday” playing for the Earthquakes and in Major League Soccer.

Sizzling summer prompts advisory from Chandler Regional ER doctor

The summer swelter has arrived, and with it some sound advice to make sure you have plenty of your favorite icy beverages on hand along with an assortment of shady spots to retreat to.

Baseball’s boys of summer

It’s incredible how familiar sounds and smells can cause us to reminisce on times past—memories which most call “the good old days.”

A rebirth of Wiffle Ball

Most 13-year-olds spend their summer hanging out with friends, playing video games and trying to accomplish as much (or as little) as possible before they go back to school.