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

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...

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...

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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VIDEO: Boys & Girls Clubs Launch New ‘Whatever It Takes’ Campaign

TODAY, August 6th, the Boys & Girls Clubs is launching their new 'Whatever It Takes' campaign.In support of Great Futures 2025, the Boys...

ASU spirit packet gets teachers ready for school

This summer, the ASU Alumni Association will help Sun Devil educators get ready for back to school season with a maroon and gold Back...

Great Hearts Students Win Big at Speech and Debate Competition

Great Hearts Academies was well-represented at the 2019 National Speech & Debate Association (NSDA) Championship Tournament in Dallas, Texas this past June. The event...
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AZTV Channel 7 is STUFFING THE BUS this Friday July 26th!

Walmart is proud to sponsor the 4th annual AZTV CHANNEL 7 STUFF THE BUS Back to School Drive presented by Liberty GMC. JOIN US THIS...

Solatube® Introduces Its Latest AIA Course: Inspiring Applications of Tubular Daylighting

Solatube® Introduces Its Latest AIA Course: Inspiring Applications of Tubular Daylighting An AIA* CES Approved Continuing Education Course   VISTA, CALIF. (July 16, 2019) — Solatube® International...

New Year, New School: Frank Elementary Opens Doors to New Building

Another new school year is right around the corner, and students at Frank Elementary School will be welcomed back to a brand-new building.  Frank Elementary...

OpenWorks Appoints Liz Caracciolo as Chief Operating Officer

  OpenWorks, a leading national facility services and commercial cleaning franchise operator, has appointed Liz Caracciolo as its Chief Operating Officer. Caracciolo...

Tempe Prep Grads Offered $11 Million in College Scholarships

Congratulations to Tempe Preparatory Academy’s Class of 2019 graduating with over 7,140 hours of volunteer service in the community and $11 million in scholarship offers...

FOOD CITY HOLDS ANNUAL BACK-TO-SCHOOL FAIRS

  Food City will hold two Back-to-School Fairs in Arizona -- one in Phoenix and another in Tucson -- on Saturday, July 13, to give​...

Great American Seed Up Returns to Phoenix

The Great American Seed Up is once again setting up shop in Phoenix. The only “pop-up” seed market in the world will be returning...

Barnstorming the Moon Exhibit at monOrchid

Space takes center stage in downtown Phoenix Friday, July 19, through Friday, August 16, at the iconic monOrchid, located at 214 E. Roosevelt St....

Back-to-School FAQ for Tempe Elementary School District

From bus schedules to school uniforms and everything in between, we know you have a lot of questions as we approach the start of...

Opinion: Plasma Donation Is It Worth The Compensation?

For those of you that are familiar with donations to the good cause of Plasma Protein Therapy, then you know that plasma donation centers...

South Mountain Community College Partners to Prepare Phoenix Youth to Become...

PHOENIX, AZ – South Mountain Community College (SMCC), in collaboration with the City of Phoenix - 2019 Jerome E. Miller (JEM) Summer Leadership Academy,...

St. Thomas The Apostle Preschool Hosts Summer Camp

Summer is here, and that means it's time to make plans for children that will keep them entertained and engaged. If you're looking for...

Tempe Prep Junior Publishes First Fantasy Book—Working on Sequel

By Jacqueline RischWe might think of authors as being adults who studied writing in college, or old Greek men who wrote inquisitive books about...

Tempe Prep’s Spring Musical is a Smash Hit

By Samuel GoodykoontzIt is no “secret” that this year’s Tempe Prep musical, The Secret Garden, was a huge hit. You already know what happened...

Noah Webster Schools Celebrates Student Achievement

In celebration of the amazing achievements from their students, Noah Webster Schools provided a day of water and fun!  The school brought in five...

Juneteenth festival at Tempe History Museum celebrates the abolition of slavery...

Juneteenth commemorates June 19, 1865, an important day in U.S. history when the last enslaved African American people heard about the abolition of slavery....

New Tempe Galleries exhibition opening at Tempe Public Library in June

Experience a fusion of books, the arts, and the movement of animals as the Gallery at TCA unveils its new exhibit, Fly, Climb and...

Tempe Prep Seniors Choose College Fits Across the U.S.

 By Clara Moffitt Decisions, decisions, decisions. Every day we have to make decisions, and some pretty challenging ones too: Should I eat breakfast or...

Tempe Time Machine returns to the museum with free activities for...

Tempe History Museum’s popular summer program series, Tempe Time Machine, returns for the summer with an exciting lineup of performers, activities and demonstrators. The program...

Great Hearts Academies Student Receives National Honor

Great Hearts Academies is excited to announce that Amy Zhou, a senior at Scottsdale Preparatory Academy, was recently chosen by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy...

Girls in STEM: Overnight Event

WHAT:   Spend the night at Arizona Science Center and explore Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) fields at our Girls in STEM Overnight Event!...

Event: Sexual Assault Response Panel Discussion

The public is invited to join New Life Center in its first-ever Sexual Assault Response Panel discussion, on Thursday, June 6th, from 11:30 a.m....

Servant Leadership at Noah Webster Schools-Mesa

       Mayor of Mesa, John Giles, and Arizona 5th District congressman, Andy Biggs visited Noah Webster Schools on Tuesday, April 3rd to meet this...

Arts in the Parks surveys for 2020 events are now being...

The City of Tempe is bringing the arts to city parks for the third year in a row and your park could be one...

Tempe Prep Middle School Track Team Brimming with Talent

By Theresa O’Connor The Tempe Prep middle school track and field team is in the middle of their season after a great start!  This year...

Tempe Prep Middle Schooler Takes 1st Place in Jiu Jitsu Competition

By Sanjana ThimmidiCan you guess what one Tempe Prep middle schooler does in her free time? Well, eighth grader Kailee Levitch learns jiu jitsu...

Tempe Prep Seniors Bond on Senior Trip to Washington D.C.

By Sarah GoodykoontzWhat a year for Tempe Prep seniors: with applying to colleges, preparing for Senior Scenes, writing a 4500-5500-word paper and preparing to...

Walking Mill Avenue exhibit opening May 14 at Tempe History Museum

Mill Avenue. It’s one of the Valley’s best-known streets. A destination for locals as well as tourists, it attracts millions of people each year...

Teen volunteers needed for summer activities at Tempe Public Library

Know a teen who wants to make a difference? Tempe Public Library is looking for awesome teens ages 12-18 to help with summer activities....

Give the Gift of Reading! Grow A Reader virtual book...

Three out of every five children in low-income communitiesdon't have a single children's book to call their own PHOENIX (April 30, 2019) – Numerous local businesses are partnering with Southwest...

Madison Education Foundation Gala Raises $100,000 for Local Children

The Madison Education Foundation raised more than $100,000 at their first-ever Imagination Gala this month, at the newly constructed Madison Center for the Arts....

Best-selling author to offer free workshops at Tempe Public Library

Tempe Public Library’s Writer in Residence program continues this summer with a series of workshops and consultation from best-selling author, Betty Webb.Webb is the...

People First Movement: A Fireside Chat With Kimber Lanning

Learn how to take your business to the next level with Kimber Lanning, founder of Local First Arizona, and Rick Bowers, president at TTI...

5th annual Tempe Community Salutes recognizes future military service members

Every year, hundreds of young men and women in Arizona make the important decision to serve our country in the armed forces. More than...

Music Under the Stars at Diablo Stadium on April 26

Tempe’s Music Under the Stars celebration is moving to Diablo Stadium this year! On Friday, April 26, enjoy outdoor performances by a variety of...

Registration for summer classes and programs begins April 22

Summer camps, pool time and triple digit heat. It’s all right around the corner, which means now is the time to start planning the...

Queen Creek Students on path to become Family Community Career Leaders...

By: Rachel FisherRecently, five Queen Creek High School (QCHS) students competed at the Family Community Career Leaders of America (FCCLA) state conference.            Bryan Incardone...

Tempe Prep Students Travel Abroad with Tempe Sister Sities

By Jacqueline RischExperiencing new cultures, tasting new foods, and meeting new people – ah, traveling! What’s not to love? Traveling exposes you to a...

Arizona FAFSA Rates

  Though Arizona’s temperatures are usually pretty hot, the state’s FAFSA completion rate is not. Forty three percent of college seniors successfully completed...

Annual Event Celebrates Tempe Community, Educators that Impact Tempe Kids

For the past 28 years, the Tempe Impacts Education (TIE) Foundation have hosted their annual Joseph P. Spracale Education Awards Dinner bringing our community...
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