Van Parys: A reader fact-check of Webber’s perspective of America’s future

The times, they are a changing. It is a rare occurrence that I am rendered speechless, it is even more rare when I am rendered such by an op-ed. [...] Continue Reading →

Van Parys: far-reaching implications abound in 2018 Scottsdale political races

The midterms are nearly over; throughout the season, the Scottsdale Independent has heard from the residents of Scottsdale on a number of [...] Continue Reading →

Van Parys: Scottsdale ought to seek 21st Century adaptation — not separation

Throughout the Valley of the Sun, you’d be hard pressed to find a city more serene, and with a better central location, than Scottsdale. This is, [...] Continue Reading →