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Solera residents dedicated Field of Poppies on Veterans Day
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Solera residents dedicated Field of Poppies on Veterans Day

December 1st, 2016 | by SanTan Sun News
More than 200 handmade poppies were dedicated on Veterans Day at the entrance to the Solera Chandler Community Center, 6360 S. Mountain Blvd., Chandler. The brief ceremony included a reading of the poem, “In Flanders Fields,”...
La Sala Tequila Cantina adds Latin flavor to Ocotillo
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La Sala Tequila Cantina adds Latin flavor to Ocotillo

December 1st, 2016 | by SanTan Sun News
By Judi King Claybaugh   Mexico-born chef Luis Milan promises one thing about the restaurant, La Sala Tequila Cantina, which opened Nov 18. “We are not like the Sonoran Mexican food restaurants that are so prevalent in...
Five Decades of Power Approaching its 50th anniversary, Tower of Power leader looks forward
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Five Decades of Power Approaching its 50th anniversary, Tower of Power leader looks forward

December 1st, 2016 | by SanTan Sun News
By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski   The R&B act Tower of Power is quickly approaching its 50th anniversary. A half-century. Five decades. No matter how band cofounder Emilio Castillo looks at it, the milestone means “a lot...
Mind Games
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Mind Games

December 1st, 2016 | by SanTan Sun News
By Dr. Marc Drake   Years ago, as the story goes, a little town in the United Kingdom built a new jail that supposedly had an escape-proof cell. The great illusionist and escape artist, Harry Houdini, was invited to come...
‘The SnowCat’ encourages youngsters to explore music and reading
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‘The SnowCat’ encourages youngsters to explore music and reading

December 1st, 2016 | by SanTan Sun News
By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski   A protégé of legendary trumpeter and flugelhornist Art Farmer, musician Dmitri Matheny said it’s important to persuade youngsters to listen to jazz. If he hadn’t indulged as a kid, he...
Taiwanese baseball players to experience culture of the Valley
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Taiwanese baseball players to experience culture of the Valley

December 1st, 2016 | by SanTan Sun News
By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski   When ballplayers from Tainan, Taiwan, come to town on Saturday, Dec. 3, Chandler National Little League President Doug Brewster has one goal. “We want to show them the best American time we...