Schild: will Scottsdale public education ever be what it once was?

I had a conversation with an acquaintance the other day that left me feeling down. She opined that public schools as we knew them — the [...] Continue Reading →

Children’s Learning and Play Festival slated for September at WestWorld

The Third Annual Children’s Learning and Play Festival returns to WestWorld of Scottsdale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept 8. This event will [...] Continue Reading →

Craig Hocknull wins Southwest PGA Match Play Championship

The Southwest PGA Match Play Championship wrapped up Wednesday, July 18 and Craig Hocknull of Gilbert came away on top after trailing by as many [...] Continue Reading →

Trailblazer: Cavner becomes first female captain at Scottsdale Fire Department

A new name is now etched in Scottsdale history, as fire engineer Kelly Cavner has been promoted to fire captain — the first woman in that [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale PD needs public’s help in hunt for Circle K robber

The Scottsdale Police Department is requesting help from the public in identifying an armed robbery suspect. On Monday, July 16, at 8:30 a.m., a [...] Continue Reading →

Women business owners to learn about ‘unconscious bias’

The Wednesday, Aug. 8, monthly business meeting of the Phoenix Chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners will include a [...] Continue Reading →

Yes for Scottsdale Streets launches to support infrastructure ballot measure

A political action committee coined, “Yes for Scottsdale Streets” has been formed to support the anticipated ballot question scheduled for the [...] Continue Reading →

Native American Games kick off July 20 in Scottsdale

Former U.S. Army Pfc. Jessica Lynch will serve as honorary chair of the 2018 Fiesta Bowl Lori Piestewa National Native American Games July 20-22 [...] Continue Reading →
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JCC swimmers earn gold medals at Junior Olympics

Members of the Valley of the Sun JCC’s J Silver Swim Team captured a gold medal in the Junior Olympics held recently in Chandler. Corbin [...] Continue Reading →

Phoenix Mercury trio named WNBA all-stars for 2018 season

The Phoenix Mercury will be well represented in this year’s WNBA All-Star 2018 Game as Diana Taurasi, Brittney Griner and DeWanna Bonner each [...] Continue Reading →