Tempe seeks community engagement through Equity in Action program

Tempe has increased resources to help applicants with the Equity in Action submittal process and extended the deadline to Tuesday, Sept. 24 at 3:30...

Beating daughter’s disease creates ‘tidal wave’ of concern, hope

By Joyce Coronel “Please can we go to the park, Daddy? Pleeeease?” Such is the plea parents in 2019 may long to hear. In a milieu...

Lifelong satisfaction: One of the joys money can’t buy

By Lee Shappell He’s a hands-on, motorcycle-racing team owner. She’s the brains behind a prom dress giveaway. Dirt under the nails versus polished nails....

Coalition to End Homelessness advocates for poor; volunteers sought for April 6-7 phone bank

By Joyce Coronel Judi Messer can’t look away when she sees a homeless person begging for help. The former cardiac care nurse has devoted the...

Healing Fields retrospective: Final phone call remembered before solemn disassembly

Commentary by Noah Kutz Editor’s note: We at Wrangler News felt that the commentary between the passenger of UA 93 and the ground authorities on...

Value of early learning for pre-schoolers leads to additional programs in Kyrene

The Kyrene district will offer more learning opportunities in the upcoming school year for pre-schoolers who are between the ages of 3 and 5.

Bullying Awareness campaign through October

In the high-tech age of texting and social media, children have become more susceptible to bullying than ever before – even for many talented individuals, like U.S. gold medalist Gabby Douglas, who recently reported being “devastated” by negative online comments about her performance in Rio.

In new state role, Tibshraeny aims to strengthen cities’ voice

Chandler Mayor Jay Tibshraeny has a new title to add to his name: President.

Rising country-pop singer makes a new home in the Valley

Whitney Fenimore has been watched by 15 million pairs of eyeballs on national television. She’s sung in front of Jennifer Hudson and Blake Shelton. She got to hear Adam Levine from Maroon 5 call her voice “powerful” in front of a studio audience.

Hey, kids, when it comes time for AzMERIT here’s a tip: R.E.L.A.X

With state testing kicking off at many Tempe Elementary schools, it can be a nerve-wracking time for students. Taking place on the last day before testing...