Shapiro: Politics aside, Scottsdale is the positive sum of its communal parts

Recently, Scottsdale’s History Hall of Fame inducted six new honorees. The 2019 honorees included a local philanthropist, civic leaders, a famous [...] Continue Reading →

The pursuit of Junior Achievement seeks to build a better understanding of tomorrow

The old adage, “ignorance is bliss” could be a mantra for the development of a young adult coming to terms with the trials, tribulation and [...] Continue Reading →

Power of perseverance: Aaron Kendle delivers 2019 keynote address at Charro salute to public education

The little voice inside Aaron Kendle’s head might not sound common to the everyday people he encounters. But there’s good reason for that, as Mr. [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale family honored with tree dedication at Laguna Elementary

The heavens were smiling down on Scottsdale Ranch’s Laguna Elementary School on April 18, when almost 150 neighbors, Scottsdale Unified School [...] Continue Reading →

Cameron named Charros Scottsdale Community College Educator of the Year

When it comes to success in education, Scottsdale Community College reading teacher Sara Cameron said a letter grade is not the ultimate [...] Continue Reading →

The Charro Foundation: Education initiatives spark underlying fuel for support

For nearly 60 years the Scottsdale Charros have been instrumental supporters of public education and all things Scottsdale. And, for more than 30 [...] Continue Reading →

Zigler is a Charro Future Teacher Scholarship 2019 winner

While it takes most people several years — perhaps even a whole lifetime — to find their passion in life, Zoe Zigler found her [...] Continue Reading →

Power of sport propels Scottsdale Boys & Girls toward success

The crucial catch in the corner of the end zone, the walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth and the buzzer-beater from behind the arc to [...] Continue Reading →

Future teacher: Kylie Strickland finds inspiration after former teacher’s death

Coronado High School senior Kylie Strickland is one of two recipients of the Scottsdale Charros Future Teacher Scholarship, which is an award for [...] Continue Reading →

Spring training entities ink funding agreement to begin Scottsdale Stadium renovations

Scottsdale is on its way to begin renovations at the beloved downtown stadium, after a funding agreement for nearly $50.6 million was reached. [...] Continue Reading →