3rd lane, new striping among McClintock solutions

After nearly two years of gathering public feedback and collecting traffic information, Tempe will move forward with a plan that includes keeping bicycle facilities while adding vehicle capacity back to a three-mile stretch of McClintock Drive.

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...

After 20 years, it’s ‘The Sisterhood of the Traveling Bunco Box’

When I was growing up in the Valley back in the 1960s and ‘70s, we knew the name of every family on the block.

Seton teen’s mission of mercy for second-chance moms lets him define a cause

It was more than just getting ready for school: He was on a mission of mercy.

Kyrene Family Resource Center summer hours

Families in the Kyrene school district in need of assistance are invited to drop by the Kyrene Family Resource Center on Thursdays over the summer break.

Editing pro helps college students get it ‘write’

After being on the job hunt again while having a part-time job at Farmers Insurance, I decided to essentially create my own business as an editor for college students.

Volunteers hailed for playing a vital role in community

As we all know, volunteers are Chandler’s and Tempe’s unsung—and sometimes underappreciated— heroes, without whom many vital human services wouldn’t get done.

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...

Firefighters are heroes again in a hair-raising event to fight cancer

Now come the United Phoenix Fire Fighters Charities, who evidently have combed through some successful fund-raising ideas to promote a headshaving party from noon to 5 on Saturday, May 19, in Tempe.

Advice to fellow dads: Teaching kids is never a chore

Tonio Hernandez Jr. jumps into the air, grabbing onto the pull-up bar, as his father, Antonio Sr., catches and steadies his his body in