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Voters to choose three Council members in primary
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Voters to choose three Council members in primary

August 7th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By City of Chandler The City of Chandler will hold a primary election on Aug. 28 for the purpose of electing a mayor and three council members. The polls will be open from 6 a.m. until 7 p.m. Councilmember Kevin Hartke is running...
‘Voice of Waymo’ helps driverless passengers
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‘Voice of Waymo’ helps driverless passengers

August 7th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Wayne Schutsky Managing Editor When commuters settle into one of Waymo’s self-driving cars there might not be a driver behind the wheel, but the Voice of Waymo is always there in case riders have questions or run into...
Upgrades planned at Tumbleweed Park, museum
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Upgrades planned at Tumbleweed Park, museum

August 7th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Colleen Sparks, Managing Editor   People who like to get their exercise at a popular park or explore Chandler’s history by walking around a museum will discover multimillion-dollar upgrades for their experiences. The...
Transplant patients bring awareness through athletics
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Transplant patients bring awareness through athletics

August 7th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski, Staff Writer   Northeast Mesa residents Randy Shepherd and Jill Bowers are walking advertisements for organ donations. Shepherd, who had a heart transplant four years ago, and Bowers, who...
Recycling operation riles Sun Lakes neighbors
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Recycling operation riles Sun Lakes neighbors

August 6th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Cecilia Chan, Guest Writer   When Phillip Graham moved into the Santan Vista neighborhood three years ago come September, he thought the property within 300 feet of his backyard fence was a storage yard. “There were...
New novelist blends faith, suspense in mysteries
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New novelist blends faith, suspense in mysteries

August 6th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Colleen Sparks, Managing Editor   A Chandler woman’s second novel merges her personal experiences in the Mormon faith with mystery, suspense and romance. Adele Doreen Sabbah, who uses the name A.D. Sabbah, wrote...
New national study gives low grades to Arizona schools
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New national study gives low grades to Arizona schools

August 6th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Howard Fischer, Capitol Media Services   Arizona schools are near the bottom of the barrel nationally when academics, class size and even student bullying are considered, at least according to a financial advice web site....
New Chandler center will aid crime victims
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New Chandler center will aid crime victims

August 6th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Colleen Sparks, Managing Editor   Victims of abuse have a new place to get support and comfort closer to home as part of the Chandler Police Department. The Chandler Family Advocacy Center recently opened at 221 E. East...
Free shuttles to take riders around downtown
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Free shuttles to take riders around downtown

August 6th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Colleen Sparks, Managing Editor   People who go to downtown Chandler to sample restaurants, shops or other offerings soon will be able to get back and forth without their vehicles. The Chandler City Council last month...
EV police see no change in policy on lawmakers’ immunity
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EV police see no change in policy on lawmakers’ immunity

August 6th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Cecilia Chan, Staff Writer   East Valley police agencies don’t expect a significant change in how they would handle state lawmakers who invoke legislative immunity from arrest despite Gov. Doug Ducey’s desire to...