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Tempe students meet with police to dispel growing stereotypes

…more meetings like this to continue to bring the community together. 1 Sydnee Scofield Cronkite News www.cronkitenews.azpbs.org 21577 Superintendent Kenneth Baca arranged a meeting with students and police officers with…

University of Arizona hosts largest ‘Hackathon’ in Southwest

…new, innovative products. There are projected to be over 800 people participating, and 300 are students at Arizona State University. Sydnee Scofield Cronkite News cronkitenews.azpbs.org The southwest’s largest hacking event,…

Opt-out bill advances in Arizona Senate

…having one state test. Sydnee Scofield Cronkite News cronkitenews.azpbs.org Senate Bill 1455 passed in the Education Committee with a margin of 6-1 Thursday, but it still needs to come before…

Cave Creek bus driver goes above and beyond for students

…student Marissa. In recognition of his gift, he was made Employee of the Month for the school district for January. Sydnee Scofield Cronkite News www.cronkitenews.azpbs.org CAVE CREEK — Norm Rogers…

Local nonprofit uses hip hop to stop bullying in schools

…Arizona, but is now growing to a national program. To learn more about this project or to take the Be Kind Pledge, go to thebekindpeopleproject.org. Sydnee Scofield A local nonprofit…

Have you or someone you know been through rehab for prescription drugs?

…by Sam Caplat via Flickr) Sydnee Schwartz PIN Bureau pinbureau.org/ https://cronkitenews.azpbs.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Hold_hands_Edit.jpg As part of the Cronkite News investigation about prescription opioid use, we’d like to learn more about drug rehabilitation…

Medical marijuana for pain relief: Share your experience

…News or the Public Insight Network may contact you for further reporting. (Photo by Mark via Flickr) Sydnee Schwartz PIN Bureau pinbureau.org/ http://cronkitenews.azpbs.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/medicalmarijuana.jpg There are many forms of pain management,…

Tell us about your voting experience

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. Did…

Partnerships are crucial to saving dogs at Maricopa County shelter

…its facilities overcrowded. But thanks to creative marketing and partnerships, the county is able to place 95 percent of the dogs in homes. Serena O’Sullivan, Oskar Agredano, Sydnee Schwartz and…