By Serena O’Sullivan, Oskar Agredano, Sydnee Schwartz and Penelope Price | Jan. 9, 2019
PHOENIX – Maricopa County Animal Care & Control is always tight on funds and its facilities overcrowded. But thanks to creative marketing and partnerships, the county is able to place 95 percent of the dogs in homes.
By Gabriel Sandler | Nov. 7, 2016
On Election Day, dozens of Cronkite News journalists are reporting from the border, around Arizona and in New York City, and we want to hear from you.
By Sydnee Schwartz | Oct. 17, 2016
As part of the Cronkite News investigation about prescription opioid use, we'd like to learn more about drug rehabilitation centers.
By Gabriel Sandler | Oct. 13, 2016
Cronkite News wants to know how politics does or doesn't play a role in your relationships. While partisanship may dominate this presidential election, we want to know where and how people are coming together.
By Sydnee Schwartz | Sept. 8, 2016
There are many forms of pain management, including prescription drugs and natural remedies. As part of a Cronkite News investigation into prescription opioids, we would like to hear from people who use medical marijuana for pain relief.
By Sydnee Scofield | April 22, 2016
TEMPE - With recent national events sparking distrust for police officers, Dr. Kenneth Baca, Superintendent of Tempe Union High School District, invited police officers to Tempe high schools as a “preventative measure.”
By Sydnee Scofield | April 15, 2016
The Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) program pairs volunteers with foster children to help break the cycle of child abuse. As the Child Abuse Hotline received over 135,000 calls last year alone, Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has declared April as Child Abuse Prevention Month.
By Sydnee Scofield | March 18, 2016
A local nonprofit is shaking things up in schools. The Be Kind People Project is using hip hop to teach kids that it's cool to be kind.
By Sydnee Scofield | Feb. 19, 2016
Senate Bill 1455 passed in the Education Committee with a margin of 6-1 Thursday, but it still needs to come before the full Senate.
By Sydnee Scofield | Feb. 18, 2016
Several House and Senate bills (HB2056, HB 2088, SB1321) are being proposed that would give parents the ability to opt their kids out of standardized testing.
By Sydnee Scofield | Feb. 10, 2016
CAVE CREEK — Norm Rogers is not your average bus driver. As a driver in the Cave Creek School District, he goes out of his way to learn every child’s name, he greets all of his students every day and he gives back at every opportunity.
By Sydnee Scofield | Jan. 28, 2016
The southwest's largest hacking event, dubbed, "Hackathon," was held at the University of Arizona.