Dr. Kriekard remains at Scottsdale Schools through 2020 school year

Dr. John Kriekard has been approved by the Scottsdale Unified School District Governing Board to remain superintendent through the 2019-20 school [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale purchases additional intellectual property representation

Scottsdale has entered into a new contract with Phoenix-based Venjuris P.C. in order to provide legal services to the city relating to its [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale school board appears primed to offer superintendent gig to Dr. Kriekard

The Scottsdale Unified School District Governing Board appears to be considering Acting Superintendent Dr. John Kriekard for the permanent role [...] Continue Reading →

Desert Mountain HS to remain Scottsdale public safety radio site

Scottsdale City Council has approved an intergovernmental agreement extension with the Scottsdale Unified School District for a public safety [...] Continue Reading →

Architectural firm enters in to consent judgment for alleged SUSD procurement misdeeds

A consent judgment has been reached between the state of Arizona and Hunt & Caraway Architects for alleged violations stemming from a 2017 [...] Continue Reading →

Mystery, frustration and questions surround dolphin deaths at Dolphinaris Arizona

Frustration, questions and outrage surround a string of deaths in Arizona’s most unlikely of residents. Four bottlenose dolphins have died since [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale pays $2.6M out of court over previous 4 years, records show

In the past four years, Scottsdale’s public purse has paid out more than $2.6 million in out-of-court settlements. From 2015 through 2018, a [...] Continue Reading →

Municipal approval gained for minor improvements at Paiute Neighborhood Center

Bathrooms in one portion of Paiute Neighborhood Center will soon be under construction to bring them up to ADA compliance, following Scottsdale [...] Continue Reading →

Special report: The most dangerous Scottsdale intersections

Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard has yielded more vehicle collisions than any other roadway segment in the City of Scottsdale in recent years. The [...] Continue Reading →

Smith indictment filed anew following Superior Court remanding

Laura T. Smith has been indicted on felony charges pertaining to conflict of interest and fraudulent schemes and practices for a second time, [...] Continue Reading →