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July 23, 2014
One young man from Mesa who grew up in the foster care system is in Washington, D.C., learning about the political process and help change the way the Capitol makes policy regarding foster kids. Craig Stuart is interning in the office of Rep. Trent Franks with the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute’s (CCAI) Foster Youth Internship (FYI) program.
The signs in front of local schools do not carry a message that most kids want to hear — “School Begins in Early August.” In spite of protests, our kids are now making the usual preparations: buying school supplies, school clothes and often a new backpack. Whether old or new, some guidelines for using backpacks will come in handy for both youth and their parents.
If asked the difference between jackrabbits and hares, would you know the answer? I have a gigantic hint for you; they both belong to the lagomorph order of mammals.
RISE Athletics is in need of volunteer coaches for youth basketball and cheer coaches for its San Tan Valley and Queen Creek teams. The league will provide practice space starting in November.
Matthew Nelson was trekking along in the Santa Rita Mountains, just southeast of Tucson, when he came upon a little brown sign on the trail.
July 2 marked the 103rd birthday in the life of an adventurous man who is determined to see as much of the world as he can.
The Drug Enforcement Administration and the Young Marines youth organization presented the Enrique “Kiki” Camarena Award to the East Valley Young Marines from Mesa on June 5.
Lending a helping hand is nothing new to Chandler resident Taylor Clouse; she’s been doing it for a while.
ABC15 is accepting applications for a service award available to children and teens from across Arizona.
Mountain Pointe graduate Travonn White joined Hamilton product Ashlee Moore and Brophy alum Cole Walsh as event champions at the USATF Junior Outdoor Track and Field National Championships, which concluded Sunday at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon.
Recent Corona del Sol graduate Sarah Galvin’s scientific prowess has earned her a high accolade at an international science fair and a trip to Stockholm, Sweden, to be among some of the sharpest minds in the world.
We celebrate our nation’s 238th birthday this month, unless we count from the year of the Constitution’s adoption. If so, then it’s a young 227 years old. Too young for a nation to die? Not according to history. We learn civilizations generally collapse within 200 years, so we can wonder if the USA is overdue to “tap out.”
This is the last weekend for families to see Valley Youth Theatre’s production of the Broadway musical “Peter Pan,” based on the children’s novel by J.M. Barrie about a little boy who never grows up. Here are a few things to keep in mind before you go.
The Mesa Main Library, 64 E. First St., will offer patrons the opportunity to purchase books for as little as 50 cents on June 26 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., June 27 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and June 28 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
NEW YORK — American teens are smoking less, drinking less and fighting less. But they're texting behind the wheel and spending a lot of time on video games and computers, according to the government's latest study of worrisome behavior.
Mesa’s Jaylia Yan shined as a student in high school, receiving numerous accolades like a Flinn Scholarship to Arizona State University. Her most recent accomplishment, however, came not just for her academics but for being a well-rounded person.
Chandler High School’s Ky Westbrook received a rather nondescript box in the mail. Inside the box was a small jigsaw puzzle containing a message, a message she was elated to see.
Flooded with a wave of immigrants from Central America, the Obama administration announced Friday it will open new facilities to house families caught crossing the border illegally.
The border has been all but erased. Mexico is not coming: It is here. This is not racist rant. My Mexican great-great-grandparents were here when the whole Southwest was still Mexican territory.
A tax on renting cars to help pay off the Arizona Cardinals' home is illegal, a Maricopa County Superior Court judge ruled Tuesday.
When my father Ira Fulton was just 12 years old, his father stood him in front of a mirror and said, “Ira, this is your competition. Don’t compare yourself to others; just compare yourself with you.” Years later, my father would repeat this scenario, but now he was the father and I was the mirror image.
A multitude of youth musicians will perform original compositions at the 2014 U.S. National Junior Original Concert in Mesa on Sunday.