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Environmental Center manager promotes nature
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Environmental Center manager promotes nature

May 16th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By City of Chander, Contributor   Ariane Francis has an office and a job in one of the most beautiful locations in the city. She works as facility manager of the Environmental Education Center at Veterans Oasis Park. The...
Perry girls beach volleyball team captures first state title
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Perry girls beach volleyball team captures first state title

May 16th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By ERIC NEWMAN, Staff The Perry High School beach volleyball team stopped Millennium High School just short of perfection earlier this month, winning 4-1 in the A.I.A. Division 1 State Volleyball Championship Final. The loss was...
Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf honors first responders
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Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf honors first responders

May 15th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
  The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, 2560 W. Chandler Blvd., Chandler has a special dedicated to Arizona first responders. Its ongoing Caring Cup initiative will benefit them with “Heroes at Heart” coffee and tea blends....
Maricopa County can manage explosive growth
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Maricopa County can manage explosive growth

May 15th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Dennis Barney, Guest Writer   In 2016-2017, Maricopa County added nearly 74,000 residents, or more than 200 residents a day.   Just think about what that means.   You might picture tacking on the entire city of...
Sandy Hook prompted local acupuncturist’s mission
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Sandy Hook prompted local acupuncturist’s mission

May 14th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Coty Dolores Miranda, Contributor Dec. 14, 2012 forever changed the lives of residents in Newtown, Connecticut, where 20 children, ages 6 and 7, and several adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School lost their lives in a mass...
Chandler native helps name Martian crater
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Chandler native helps name Martian crater

May 14th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
SanTan Sun News Staff   A Chandler native and Perry High School grad is among researchers at Tennessee Tech University who recently named a Martian crater as part of their work on a NASA-funded project to map a geological...
Chandler’s oasis in the desert marks a decade
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Chandler’s oasis in the desert marks a decade

May 14th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By City of Chandler, Contributor   It has been 10 years since Chandler elected officials, city employees and members of the community gathered at the northeast corner of Chandler Heights and Lindsay roads to dedicate a most...
St. Benedict’s parishioners glimpse ‘the Promised Land’
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St. Benedict’s parishioners glimpse ‘the Promised Land’

May 13th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Paul Maryniak,  Executive Editor   It was a most unusual site that awaited Chandler and other congregants of the Parish of St. Benedict in Ahwatukee after Mass on a weekend last month. Within a chalked diagram on the...
Mission of Mercy opening free mobile clinic here
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Mission of Mercy opening free mobile clinic here

May 13th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
SanTan Sun News Staff   Mission of Mercy Arizona, a Phoenix-based nonprofit dedicated to providing free primary medical care and medications to those in need, is opening its seventh mobile healthcare clinic in Chandler....
Orbital ATK breaks ground for complex
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Orbital ATK breaks ground for complex

May 12th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
SanTan Sun News Staff   Orbital ATK last month broke ground for its new 617,000-square-foot campus along Chandler’s Price Road Corridor, with company officials stating the Park Place location will help it become...