Often overlooked are the so-called second responders, who work as tirelessly as first responders.
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms and Chandler Police Department ruled Aug. 31 that an unintentional natural-gas leak caused the Aug. 26 explosion at Platinum Printing in West Chandler.
Operation Shockwave is a charity that works to prevent suicide of returning veterans by helping them cope with the transition back to society.
Thew Elementary third-grade teacher Andrea Perez plans to use her $1,000 grant toward her classroom library.
Artificial playing surfaces, like the new one at Corona del Sol High, cost less for school districts to maintain and hold up to use better than natural grass.
Those near the Platinum Printing explosion on Aug. 26 heard and felt the blast a half-mile away; all 4 who were injured are expected to survive and make full recovery.
An explosion and fire that collapsed the roof at a West Chandler print shop Thursday morning critically injured two people, seriously injured two others and prompted a massive response.
In Part 2 of an exclusive interview, wranglernews.com looks at Chandler Mayor Kevin Hartke the politician, his views on West Chandler, light rail, the Price Corridor, and his own political survival and future.
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