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Barro’s Pizza locations across the East Valley will participate in a fundraiser to raise money for the St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance.
At this time of year it’s quite natural for people to start thinking about the spiritual.
Home beer and spirit-making have become popular hobbies. Bars and beverage stores feature a growing range of artisanal spirits and craft brews. Cocktail parties are back in vogue.
Admittedly, it is a little early to start talking about Christmas; Halloween is barely a week away, and Thanksgiving still awaits in the middle of the holiday sandwich. And there’s some reflection of that fact in Aaron Leach’s front yard in Mesa on Oct. 21, with several strands of light and inflatable ornaments unpacked but strewn all over the brown ground.
From the day Keyshaun Boyd was old enough to draw, it was clear he inherited his father William’s interest in the arts.
“If you’ve got the money honey, I’ve got the time; we’ll go honky tonkin’ and we’ll have a time.”
Kids are going to change our world for the better. We can count on it. As per my last column (“Next generations resetting our world,” Tribune, Sept. 15), I reported on the idea that as certain society systems collapse, the next generations will step forward and “reset” our trajectory. (See The Fourth Turning by historians William Strauss and Neil Howe.)
We get it, David Rich. We really do. (Tribune, “Letter: Dr. King stood up for animal rights, too”; Sept. 3).
If you’re like me, you have some real doubts about increasing our involvement in Syria by responding to that country’s use of deadly gas attacks.
I read this morning where Bashas’ got caught mis-labeling meat as one or more grades higher than what it actually is.
While I stand at the pump deciding whether my windshield needs cleaning or to wait until after the next monsoon storm, I am often reminded that gauging the reasons gasoline prices go up or down is no science.
In my last column, I wrote about a wedding video business that went out of business.
I am a feminist.
A good friend once told me that the only constant is change. There is no truer statement.
Joining the world of politics was not something Chandler Representative Javan “J.D.” Mesnard planned for years in advance.
The 2013 football schedules have officially been released, and Friday night’s lights are quickly approaching.
Freelance writer Shane Dale lived in Chandler and Mesa growing up, went to college at the University of Arizona, married an Arizona State graduate and now lives in Queen Creek. An avid sports fan, he found it odd that a book had never been written about the football rivalry between the two universities.
The name “Power Square” sounds like that Hulk-shouldered, blind date named Herman that your cousin dumped on you; you know the guy who felt it necessary to explain his jokes.
Editor’s note: Mark Scarp is taking this week off. The following column was first published July 10, 2011. “Two years later,” Scarp said last week, “and we still have the same contradiction between state laws allowing fireworks to be sold and owned and city ordinances prohibiting their use. What a way to celebrate Independence Day, huh?”
A few observations from a columnist who, despite summer having officially begun just this past week, might have been out in the sun too long:
Recently, my husband David ran onto a letter from his birth father, Lester. The absent father wrote it during his son’s 18th year. When an infant, divorce split my husband’s parents and Lester went his way – never to financially support his little red-headed boy or see him other than a time or two.
If you love that mother in your home, get rid of those babes spread out on the coffee table. I’ve had it with them. They’re not good for either soul — male or female! Why do we contemplate airbrushed, digitally altered, Botox laden, breast-enhanced illusions?
Some extended warranties just won’t cut it
I have to admit that this column is going to have few readers. For one thing, here is the only mention it will have of the name Jodi Arias. That’s it. Sorry.
Dillie Nerios is a Florida food stamp recruiter. Her job is to sign up 150 seniors monthly in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).