Voters’ OK of Kyrene, Tempe Union measures allows planning to start now for future...

Story by Diana Whittle The voters’ approval of budget override measures in both the Kyrene Elementary and Tempe Union High school districts, lets administrators breathe a partial sigh of relief. Although...

MCC promotes civic engagement

By Sally Mesarosh Mesa Community College student Amanda Fahy believes there’s more to a college education than just academics. This past semester she took time from her studies to volunteer at Care Partnership, a...

Taste of Kyrene raised more than $44,000

This year’s Taste of Kyrene proved to be larger than the last year’s event, with more guests and greater representation between staff leaders and...

Kyrene Traditional’s Sureño campus awarded one of nation’s most prestigious academic accolades

Kyrene Traditional Academy/Sureño Campus has been recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School for 2015, one of 335 such institutions selected nationwide.

New treatment option available for chronic heartburn

According to the American College of Gastroenterology, more than 60 million American adults suffer from heartburn at least once a month, while 15 million...

‘We the People’ competition draws an enthusiastic crowd — again

At Corona del Sol High School, it’s common to find crowds of support for sporting events. But on Dec. 8, the parking lot was packed for a different...

Critical need for support of school-funding ovrrrides

Community leaders from the three cities where Tempe Union High School District campuses are located have taken to the streets in support of an override election, passage of which they say is critical to forestall a multi-million-dollar funding cut by 2021.

Kyrene board OKs increases in teachers’ planning time for art, music, PE classes

Members of the Kyrene schools governing board have voted to increase the amount of time teachers get to plan for art, music and physical...

19 Kyrene positions now open

The unemployment rate for the Phoenix metro area still hovers stubbornly near eight percent. But for local job-seekers, help is on the way. The Kyrene...

Orthographic wunderkid: Top EV speller advances to state finals later this month

By Diana Whittle He may not yet be Jeopardy-bound but Tommy LaPenna already has established himself as a worthy opponent on the spelling-bee circuit. The...
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