Alexander: Yes on Scottsdale’s ballot initiatives benefit a vast community

I am voting yes for Questions 1, 2 and 3. I am so pleased with the inclusive process that led to the final list of projects. Citizen activism in [...] Continue Reading →

SUSD’s Nutrition Services eliminates reduced lunch fee

Beginning with the 2019-2020 school year, starting Aug. 5, about 800 Scottsdale Unified School District students could benefit from waived [...] Continue Reading →

Decision 2019: Prosperity of Scottsdale hangs in balance

In a few months Scottsdale voters will begin receiving their 2019 ballot containing two initiatives that could shape the city for years to come. [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale Schools wraps up video surveillance upgrades across all campuses

Scottsdale Unified School District is completing the final phase of upgrading video surveillance at its 29 campuses. At a June 11 SUSD Governing [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale high schools to see security upgrades over summer break

Four Scottsdale Unified School District high schools will soon be receiving administration and lobby security upgrades, after the local school [...] Continue Reading →

Tavan, Mountainside principals named for next school year

New principals have been appointed to lead Scottsdale Unified School District’s Tavan Elementary School and Mountainside Middle School. Tavan [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale Schools issues call for M&O override election

At its June 11 regular monthly meeting, the Scottsdale Unified School District Governing Board unanimously approved a resolution calling for a [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale Schools M&O status, declining enrollment holds future of district in balance

As the Scottsdale Unified School District faces a decision on whether or not to ask its voters for a maintenance and operations override [...] Continue Reading →

Chaparral girls advance in 6A softball playoffs with win over Shadow Ridge

Freshman pitcher Sachi Sakai had the lead throughout her 6A first round playoff start for Chaparral. But the youngster showed fortitude in [...] Continue Reading →

Norton: Scottsdale lessons learned, lessons yet to be learned

Scottsdale voters’ passion is driven by our true love of our city. We all care. We want it to be the best it can be. We disagree about how we get [...] Continue Reading →