Tempe Public Library unveils new StoryWalk® at Escalante Community Center

Follow Marta on an animal-packed journey through the jungle in Tempe Public Library’s newest StoryWalk® installation, Marta! Big & Small, by author Jen Arena...

Tempe Prep Middle School Improv Club’s a Laugh-A-Minute

By Borislava PanayotovaLaughter is the best medicine, and the Tempe Prep Middle School Improv Club’s first-ever performance definitely cured me of any illness. On...

LGBT students face scrunity throughout Arizona

Arizona public schools are still undecided on whether sexual education should be taught as a class. Arizona has always had many historical issues within...

City of Tempe advances in national competition to boost middle class

The City of Tempe’s Care4Me team is one of three teams to win the local Alliance for the American Dream competition at Arizona State...

Record 24 Tempe Prep Swimmers Qualified for State Championship Meet

By Grace NewmanAnd that’s a wrap! With one of the biggest high school swim teams Tempe Prep has ever seen, this season was nothing...

Tempe Prep Football Seniors Strong Leaders for Younger Players

By Spencer Bodow Some things just aren’t meant to last: watermelon, a clean room, good weather, or a weekend to name a few. But more...

Native American Heritage Month

November was Native American Heritage month and is heavily celebrated within the Native American communities throughout Arizona. Throughout this month Arizona State University has...

Winter Tempe Opportunities brochure highlights sports, fitness, arts and educational programs

The winter Tempe Opportunities brochure is filled with easy, convenient and economical solutions to keep the entire family active as you kick off the...

Learn how to find scholarships at College Connect workshop on Dec....

Learn how to find and obtain scholarships, get essay tips and meet with college experts at College Connect’s Finding and Getting Scholarships workshop this...

K-8 STEM School, Academy of Math and Science to Break Ground,...

The Academies of Math and Science (AMS), a K-8 STEM school for under-served communities, are breaking ground in Phoenix’s South Mountain neighborhood on Saturday,...

Toast to the Holidays at December’s Spirited Sipping Seminars

This December, experience two holiday-themed Spirited Sipping Seminars at Hearth ’61 at Mountain Shadows including Holiday Cocktails on Saturday, December 14 and Hearth ’61...

Strong Tempe Prep Runners Lead a Successful Cross Country Season

By Cameron Hill You’re sweating profusely. Every muscle in your body is sore. You’re extremely tired but you just have to keep running and think...

Sign up now for free Tempe program for parents of children...

The City of Tempe is offering a series of free classes designed specifically for parents of children with diagnosed disabilities. Registration is open now...

Learn Benefits of Clinical Trials at Free Local Event

 Valley residents can learn how to get involved with clinical medical trials on Dec. 5, 2019, at the inaugural Phoenix AWARE for All event....

Madison Traditional Academy Earns 2019 PBISaz Achievement Award

Madison Traditional Academy (MTA) in the Madison Elementary Schools District recently earned a 2019 Silver PBISaz Achievement Award, which recognizes schools for successful implementation...

Local Valley Homebuilder Helps Drive Valley Housing Boom

Leading Valley-based real estate market research firm Belfiore Real Estate Consulting has presented new data that shows Fulton Homes as the state’s top family-owned...

Meet Bob Wallace, MBA of WIH Resource Group in Scottsdale –...

Today we’d like to introduce you to Bob Wallace, MBA. Bob Wallace is the Founder and President of a successful consulting business, WIH Resource Group...

Mesa Community College recognized for excellence in student voter engagement

MESA, Arizona – November 21, 2019 — Mesa Community College receives a 2019 ALL IN Challenge silver seal for achieving a 30 to 39...

Tempe Prep 6th Graders Benefit with National Honor Society Mentors

By Taylor ConleyOn a cool Friday morning in September, sixth, eleventh, and twelfth graders bustle around Tempe Prep's Student Union with light chatter and...

Tempe Prep Middle School Information Night on Thursday, November 21

Current 5th to 7th grade students and their families are invited to learn more about the exceptional education offered at Tempe Preparatory Academy at...

Native American Heritage Month: Young Adult Advocate

Pueblo High School graduate and current Arizona State University freshman, Lourdes Pereira, left a legacy that affected all Tucson Unified School District high schools...

Local Students Earn National Recognition

Several students at Trivium Prep in Goodyear recently placed at the National FFA Convention that took place earlier this month. Members of Trivium FFA...

International Teachers Fill Arizona Teacher Vacancies

In the midst of a teacher shortage in Arizona, Andrea Locsin, moved across the world to lend a helping hand.    Andrea Locsin, 28, moved from...

ADE partners with March for Our Lives Arizona to create a...

The Arizona Department of Education initiated its School Safety Task Force on September 12, as an effort to focus on the betterment of mental...

Queen Creek Unified Students & Staff Honor Veterans

There are around 21 million veterans in the United States; 522,188 live in Arizona, according to data from the Department of Veterans Affairs. To...

City of Tempe hosts regional Family Self-Sufficiency graduation celebration tonight

The City of Tempe will be honoring 31 Family Self-Sufficiency graduates from across the Valley Friday with a ceremony celebrating their work to regain...

Book discussion highlights education, identity

Educators and community members spoke candidly about race in America and the public-school system at a book discussion moderated by an Arizona State University...

Tempe fighting pay gap with negotiation

Women are losing hundreds of thousands of dollars over the course of their careers because of the gender pay gap. The City...

Holiday Gingerbread House Decorating

Start a new tradition and assemble and decorate your own gingerbread house in this fun filled, family friendly workshop at Gateway Community College led...

Tempe Prep Students Tour East Coast Colleges in Five States

By Maya Kostov and Clara Moffitt 21 students, 16 colleges, 5 states, 5 days. These stats seem hard to believe. So many universities in so...

The Medium is the Message at Mountain Shadows

Visit The Gallery at Mountain Shadows Thursday, November 14 from 6 to 8 p.m. for a new, museum-quality exhibition featuring artists with a connection...

Self-Empowered Wisdom 2020

Self-Empowered Wisdom 2020 - Imagine listening to Dr. Joe Dispenza, Gregg Braden, HeartMath CEO Dr. Deborah Rozman and the opening address with Kelley Alexander...

Sun Devil leaders to receive honors at 2019 Homecoming

The ASU Alumni Association will honor Sun Devil leadership during the upcoming Nov. 23 Homecoming game, which will pit ASU against the University of...

Trusting Connections to host 7th Annual Help-a-Home Holiday Program

           Trusting Connections, an award-winning nanny and childcare agency offering customized childcare solutions that enable families to thrive, is pleased to...

Dr. Joe Dispenza in Sedona AZ

Join us in magical Sedona AZ for a full day with Dr. Joe Dispenza Friday, February 21, 2020 https://stellarproductionslive.com/tickets.html  "This is a time in history when it’s...

Tempe Prep Homecoming Features Fun and Sweet Taste of Victory

By Hayden SampsonLast week was probably one of the most chaotic and jam-packed weeks of the whole school year at Tempe Preparatory Academy. It...

Children First Foundation Raises $250,000 for Education

On Oct. 19, the Driving Children to Success gala welcomed 300 guests to the Camelback Inn Resort and Spa in Scottsdale for cocktails and...

Trusting Connections partners with Arizonans For Children to provide monthly family...

With a legacy of supporting the communities they serve, Trusting Connections Nanny Agency is proud to partner with Phoenix based non-profit, Arizonans for Children and aid in their mission to...

“Bauer” opens at BLK BOX PHX Nov. 22nd

 A brush poised over a canvas. An artist consumed by bitterness and regret. BLK BOX PHX presents “Bauer”, the riveting story of modern artist,...

College Symposium Turns Big Crowds for Local Juniors

Great Hearts hosted its annual college Symposium on Saturday, October 19, from 9:30 to 11:30 am at Scottsdale Preparatory Academy. Hundreds of Juniors turned out...

Madison Schools to Hold Open House Showcasing REACH Highly Gifted Program...

REACH Highly Gifted Program Students, Parents and Teachers Provide Sneak Peek and Admissions Process at Information NightMadison Elementary School District is inviting parents both...

Great Hearts Student Wins Big

Scottsdale Preparatory Academy, a Great Hearts school, is excited to announce that one of its own recently won first place for Scottsdale Mayor Jim...

4th Annual Tempe Book Festival is Nov. 2 at Tempe Public...

The Tempe Book Festival celebrates love for books by showcasing 50+ exhibitors including authors, publishers and booksellers for a free and fun family event....

School Cleanliness, Student Performance: Two-Thirds of Parents Concerned About School Germs

There’s an excitement in the air this time of year as thousands of children around the country head back to school. They...

Sun Devil 100 seeks ASU alumni nominations

ASU alumni create, build and lead businesses all across the globe that have extraordinary outcomes with real-world impact. To celebrate the innovative mindset and...

Sip, Savor and Learn at October’s Spirited Sipping Seminars

Class is in session. Join in on Saturday, November 9 at Hearth '61 at Mountain Shadows for a class on Wines to Pair with...

Six Tips to Pick the Best Kindergarten for your Child

Madison Schools Host Discover Madison Tour October 25Madison School District will be hosting their annual Discover Madison Tour on Friday, October 25, 2019, for...

ASU Biodesign Institute C research building receives LEED Platinum certification

The $120 million Biodesign Institute C research building at Arizona State University (ASU), which was constructed by McCarthy Building Companies and completed in...

Free Mammograms and Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraiser at Luci’s!

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month is in October and Luci’s Urban Concepts, has partnered with local nonprofit to raise funds for women battling breast...

Free Baby Shark Mini Show and Family Resource Fair Coming to...

The HeroZona Foundation and the American Legion Travis L. Williams Post 65’s third “Play It Forward for the Arts” program is coming to The...

Madison Schools Recognized Internationally for Re-Accreditation

Madison School District has been approved by the AdvancedED Global Commission as an internationally-accredited school for their continued improvements through the use of accreditation....

Subway Kids and Sports Rides Into Desert View Elementary School To...

Subway Kids & Sports of Arizona, in partnership with Subway Restaurants of Arizona, Dasani Water, Shamrock Farms and The Be Kind People Project, rode...

The Velvet Handcuffs Book – Hot off the Press!

The Velvet Handcuffs Breaking Free of Corporate America.  Authored by Bob Wallace, MBA  Overview This newly published book delivers meaningful and useful tools to break out...

Madison School District Teacher and Student Recipients of 2019 AZIBS Primary...

Julia Hubbs and Sophie Garcia recognized by Arizona IB Schools Association as Student and Teacher of the YearMadison Simis Elementary School’s International Baccalaureate Program...

College Connect workshop and college fair on Sept. 28

College Connect is hosting a workshop and college fair on Saturday, Sept. 28 to introduce all the resources that College Connect has to offer....

‘ASU – Driving Innovation and Arizona’s Economic Future’ Will Be The...

(PHOENIX – Sept. 20, 2019) – “ASU – Driving Innovation and Arizona’s Economic Future” will be the topic at the Arizona Association for Economic...

Six parks selected for Arts in the Parks events next spring

Six new parks have been selected for this year’s Arts in the Parks program, which provides resident-initiated arts events in neighborhood parks. Each event...

Library to host 2nd annual jigsaw puzzle tournament on Sept. 21

Love jigsaw puzzles? Put your skills to the test at the annual Tempe Public Library’s jigsaw puzzle tournament on Saturday, Sept. 21. Individuals or...

Navajo Gaming Summer Internship Program Brings Students Back to the...

Nearly 50 Navajo College Students Mentored Since Program Launch The Navajo Nation Gaming Enterprise (Navajo Gaming) celebrated another successful summer with its 2019 interns with a...

Embrace Fall Spirits at Mountain Shadows

Class is in session. Join us on Saturday, October 12 at Hearth '61 at Mountain Shadows for a class on what’s new in Bourbon...

Experience “Desert Tropic” at Mountain Shadows

The Gallery at Mountain Shadows is excited to present “Desert Topic” featuring the work of AZ-based artists Merrill Mahaffey and Genevieve Reckling. Both Mahaffey...
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Queen Creek Unified School District is on a mission to ensure...

The mission of the Queen Creek Unified School District (QCUSD) is to empower each student to achieve excellence in all pursuits and lead with...

Get the Skinny on Breast Implants : The Truth and the...

Dr. Andrew M. Wolin and Dr. Barry Ferdinando, two of Scottsdale’s Premier Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons are hosting a complimentary informative seminar regarding the health...

APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN FOR STEM TEACHER GRANTS FROM APS AND THE...

Studies show the best way to get students interested in the STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering, and math) is not through books and lectures,...

Celebrate Library Card Sign-Up Month with Woody, Buzz and Bo Peep

This September Tempe Public Library is joining the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries nationwide for Library Card Sign-Up Month, a time to remind...

College Connect returns with valuable resources for students and parents

It’s a brand-new school year and College Connect is ready to help make it a great one as students begin to explore their options...

The Burn

BLK BOX PHX is proud to open its 2019-2020 season with the Arizona Premier of Philip Dawkins’ The Burn, a play that tackles the...
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VIDEO: Esports Leagues Comes To Kyrene School District

Esports is coming to the East Valley. Bravous Esports will be hosting an esports league at Aprende Middle School starting in mid-­‐‑September. This is open...

Dental Hygiene students offer free dental services

MESA, Arizona -- August 22, 2019 -- Mesa Community College Dental Hygiene students seek individuals for complimentary oral health screenings on Saturday, Sept. 7,...

Welcoming music, conversation and Tempe City Council to the museum this...

Noticing some new activity at the museum? The Tempe City Council Chambers have been temporarily relocated to the museum’s ??? room while their downtown...

Honor the victims of September 11 at Healing Field tribute

In memory of those who perished on September 11, 2001, the Exchange Club of Tempe, along with the City of Tempe’s support, will present...
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“VIDEO”- Celebrate Constitution Week with a free Community Concert

Mark your calendar for the evening of September 21st at 6:30 pm for a celebration of the U.S. Constitution, through music and dance! Heritage...

Fall activities brochure now available; registration opens soon

And just like that, summer is over. The kids are back in school and the fall season is right around the corner, full of...

Locally Based Financial Institution Provides Scholarships for First-generation College Students

TruWest® Credit Union and Mesa Community College (MCC) are excited to announce their partnership to support success in higher education and financial literacy of...

International Cruise and Excursions, Inc. Raises $11,000 in Annual Backpack Drive

International Cruise & Excursions, Inc. (ICE) held its annual Fill-A-Backpack Drive during the month of July to raise funds and donate school supplies to...

Growing School District Opens New Elementary School

QUEEN CREEK, AZ- On Wednesday, July 10, 2019, a grand opening celebration was held for Silver Valley Elementary, the newest elementary school in the...

TD3 Superintendent Christine Busch named Don Carlos Humanitarian Award recipient

Christine Busch, superintendent of the Tempe Elementary School District and a longtime community leader, has been named the 36th recipient of the Don Carlos...

Westside Head Start Program Hiring Teachers, Staff

           PEORIA, Ariz. - Catholic Charities Westside Head Start is gearing up for the 2019/20 school year by recruiting passionate,...

Western Wealth Capital Supports 3,000 Local Children

WESTERN WEALTH CAPITAL SUPPORTS 3,000 LOCAL CHILDREN From shopping for school supplies to stuffing backpacks, Western Wealth Capital recently helped 3,000 children in need with its...

YogaSix Brings Specialized Experience to Scottsdale in Fall 2019

YogaSix, a boutique yoga brand that offers a broad range of heated and non-heated yoga classes, boot camp style fitness classes and meditation, will...
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