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North Valley Symphony Orchestra opens their seventh concert season with “Fall Fright Night” on Oct. 20.
These Community and Workplace classes, slated for November, use the American Safety and Health Institute (ASHI) curriculum and certified instructors.
Among all the arguments for seat belts, this crash in Yavapai County Sunday night is a pretty dramatic one.
More than 2,700 Arizonans will receive an initial payment of $964.00. This will be the first of three batches of checks mailed to potentially more than 11,000 eligible Arizona consumers.
If you have kids in a local high school, you might have heard about rampant vaping (smoking of e-cigarettes) in school bathrooms. And if you think e-cigarettes are harmless, you may find this perspective enlightening. It was provided this week by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The secretary of state is warning citizens who might be registering for the first time or updating their party affiliation to be wary of online sites or phone calls offering voter registration services. Find out the correct place to register.
The Secretary of State’s Office will conduct Town Hall meetings around the state to educate the public about the General Election ballot propositions. None are in North Phoenix but here are two that are closest.
I-17 will be closed in both directions up to seven times near New River late Saturday night and early Sunday morning, with each closure lasting up to 20 minutes. Other closures are planned between Thomas and Indian School roads.
A long stretch of Loop 303 in the West Valley will be closed on Saturday, Sept. 22, for a pavement-improvement project, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
In addition to the carnival, beer garden and live entertainment, the Oct. 20-21 event features handmade goods, culinary creations, art, jewelry, photography, candles and furniture. Vendors can register through Sept. 14.
ADOT is making investments with an an eye toward an interstate freeway that would run between the two largest cities in the country not directly connected by one. In Arizona, it would run from the Mexican border to Hoover Dam.
Drivers should expect heavy traffic on highways to and from popular destinations during peak travel times over Labor Day weekend, but no construction-related closures are scheduled, ADOT says.
Dennis Chartier remembers the fetal pigs episode that sent him to the principals office in high school. Now he's the principal at Sonoran Foothills School.
Courtney Fredlund went to DVUSD schools, then volunteered, interned, and became a classroom teacher. Now she's the principal at New River Elementary.
Cassie Hauck was born to parents who were teachers, and she remembers helping her mom set up the classroom each summer. Now she's the principal at Sunset Ridge School.
“We have and continue to abide by the federal court orders which prohibit our involvement in immigration enforcement," Penzone says. "We remain steadfast and unwavering in our commitment to work within our authority to facilitate the mission of our law enforcement partners to include ICE and other federal agencies."
Unregistered real estate scams tout above-market returns with little-to-no risk to investors, and very little effort required of investors. So says the Arizona Corporation Commission in a new warning.
The public is invited to a town hall Tuesday, Aug. 14, at Outlets at Anthem, to hear from Republican and Democratic candidates for Arizona State Senate and Arizona House of Representatives, District 1.
The New River/Desert Hills Water group will be hosting a community meeting regarding the formation of a Domestic Water Improvement District (DWID). Wate-rights attorney Steve Wene will address questions.
Valley residents looking for romantic partners on dating websites and social media are being conned into sending money overseas.