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We Banjo 3 Twist Americana And Celtic Music
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We Banjo 3 Twist Americana And Celtic Music

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Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Staff Galway, Ireland’s We Banjo 3 has found common ground in the musicians’ loves: Celtic and Americana music. Call it “Celtgrass,” they said. “We were all banjo players who were inspired by...
Shirley MacLaine To Visit Chandler Next Month
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Shirley MacLaine To Visit Chandler Next Month

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Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Staff Shirley MacLaine quickly announces herself. “Hi! This is Shirley. I hope I’m not 2 minutes late, but I am,” she said, followed by a hearty laugh. MacLaine is personable, funny and honest....
Mesa Couple Open State’s Only Veteran-Owned Gallery
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Mesa Couple Open State’s Only Veteran-Owned Gallery

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Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Staff Susan Paige and her husband, Lt. Col. Barry Rosenblatt, are spreading their message that art boosts veterans’ morale by hosting exhibits at Paige Artists Studio/Gallery/Gifts in downtown...
Kids, Candy, Quirkiness Bring Musical Magic To ‘Willy Wonka’
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Kids, Candy, Quirkiness Bring Musical Magic To ‘Willy Wonka’

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By Colleen Sparks Managing Editor Many Chandler children are eager to take audiences on a journey of pure imagination as they perform the sweet, quirky tale of candy man Willy Wonka as he seeks a successor to his chocolate...
Vision Kids Classes Link Artists, Creative Kids
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Vision Kids Classes Link Artists, Creative Kids

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By Colleen Sparks Managing Editor Children and teens can get a new perspective on art when they create their own masterpieces under the guidance of professional artists in a free Chandler program. The Vision Gallery provides free...
Seasoned Guitarist Strings Together New Shop
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Seasoned Guitarist Strings Together New Shop

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By Colleen Sparks Managing Editor A plucky veteran guitarist is hoping to help other musicians hit a high note on the stringed instruments he is selling at his new Chandler business. Scott LeComte, 46, who began playing guitar at...
Piper Trust Awards Fellowship To Trinity Donovan
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Piper Trust Awards Fellowship To Trinity Donovan

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Santan Sun News Staff Former Chandler City Council member and longtime community advocate Trinity Donovan has received one of five 2018 fellowships from the Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust – which makes the awards to...
Local Financial Advisor’s Investment Pays Off In Novel
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Local Financial Advisor’s Investment Pays Off In Novel

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By Colleen Sparks Managing Editor A longtime financial advisor with a passion for history and love of sci-fi is thrilled his investment in writing has paid off in the form of his first novel. Howard Gershkowitz, 62, a Chandler...
Film Festival To Feature Local, International Movies
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Film Festival To Feature Local, International Movies

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Santan Sun News Staff Movie buffs will be able to indulge in many films made around the world at the Chandler International Film Festival later this month. The festival will feature screenings of more than 200 new films Jan....
East Valley Grad Keeps ‘Hello, Dolly!’ Alive At Gammage
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East Valley Grad Keeps ‘Hello, Dolly!’ Alive At Gammage

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By Laura Latzko Contributor The musical Hello, Dolly! continues to endear audiences more than 60 years after its original debut because of its farcical storyline, memorable music and relatable yet offbeat characters. Led by Betty...