By Kaitlyn Thompson | Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016
Director and producer Marcus De Leon spent more than two years asking investors for the funding he needed to create his film “There and Back.”
By Gabrielle Abbott | Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016
In order to unify workforce development efforts across the state, the Arizona Department of Economic security announced its latest initiative, [email protected], on Wednesday.
By Gabrielle Abbott | Monday, Feb. 15, 2016
A bill that would eliminate Arizona’s ban on school districts including any discussion of homosexual sex in teaching the prevention of sexually transmitted diseases is running out of time, according to the bill’s author.
By Gabrielle Abbott | Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016
Using a cellphone while driving, especially if the driver is a teen, is known to be unsafe and a distraction. House Bill 2241 is an effort to take phones out of the hands of young drivers, but law enforcement says the proposed legislation would be difficult to enforce.
By Gabrielle Abbott | Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016
Motorcyclists who roll down Arizona highways agree that riding in the open air is one of life’s exhilarations. The disagreements become sharp when the subject of whether to wear a helmet - or whether the state should mandate helmet use - is on the table.
By Gabby Abbott | Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016
Faith Manegold, a ninth-grader at Horizon Community Learning Center, walks around a cathedral in Verona, Italy. She examines the details of the structure and imagines the scenes of Romeo and Juliet that she is learning in class. However, she hasn’t stepped foot outside of her school’s multipurpose room in Phoenix.
By Becca Smouse | Friday, Dec. 11, 2015
An officer retrieves a small black box charging in the police station and mounts it onto his or her uniform before heading out for the day. Once the officer is on the job, the box is recording.
By Alicia Clark | Friday, Dec. 4, 2015
When Reva Wood was a child, her Spanish-speaking parents made the decision to only speak to her in English. They wanted to protect Wood.
By Alicia Clark | Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015
The 12 countries that negotiated the Trans-Pacific Trade Partnership released long-awaited details of the deal they struck behind closed doors and Arizona companies expect to benefit.
By Erin Johnson | Monday, Nov. 2, 2015
Normally around this time of year the leaves on the trees in northern Arizona have changed to reds, oranges and yellows.
By Alisha Liyanage | Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015
Pit bulls are not always the most popular pet, but animal shelters are lending a helping paw to find these dogs a home.
By James Anderson | Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015
Increased early childhood programs, parenting programs and bringing puppies into schools were just a few of the solutions a panel of Arizona businesspeople suggested to combat the effects of childhood trauma.