RUN INTO TOWN ON A RAIL: Tempe Streetcar to ease downtown traffic

With delivery of its first car, the Tempe Streetcar moves one step closer to launch later this year.

Area pastors share message of hope from Easter after a challenging year

Pastors of several Tempe and West Chandler churches to share their Easter messages.

Mall fight was random and isolated; W. Chandler still safe place, PD says

A March 12 fight at Chandler Fashion Center involving nine young men, including three who were stabbed, was random, police say, and both the mall and nearby neighborhoods are safe places.

Vaccinations are a shot in the arm for COVID-control effort, physician says

Dr. Omar Gonzalez, epidemiologist for Dignity Health, urges Arizonans not to become complacent about receiving the COVID-19 vaccination because caseloads are declining.

MCC honors Black Americans for progress during Year of Recognition

Mesa Community College extended Black History Month into a year-long observance, Black History 2021—A Year of Recognition, to honor Black people past and present.

Pandemic more than triples demand on mortuaries like Chandler’s Bueler

Funeral homes, Like Bueler Mortuary in downtown Chandler, are the exception to the trend of small businesses struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Passover message: Path to freedom, renewal after shackles of plague

At Passover, Jews EAT a story, the great story at the center of our people: We were enslaved; now we are free.

Woods, other mayors address Ducey’s mask rollback order

Tempe Mayor Corey Woods and several other Arizona Democrat mayors expressed contempt for Gov. Doug Ducey's executive order that loosened or ended COVID-19 public-safety measures.

Arizona State Fair for 2021 moving to Wild Horse Pass in West Chandler

The Arizona State Fair is temporarily moving to Wild Horse Pass on the Gila River Reservation for 2021, a larger venue than the state fairgrounds near downtown Phoenix, allowing more room for social distancing.

GAME ON AT McCLINTOCK: School awarded free state-of-art esports lab

McClintock High School has been selected by New York-based High School Esports League to receive a state-of-the-art gaming lab.