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Gilbert apartment project riles Chandler neighbors
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Gilbert apartment project riles Chandler neighbors

July 20th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By wayne schutsky Staff Just months after the controversial City Gate apartment development fell apart in Gilbert due to resident backlash, the Town Council will consider approving another contested apartment project. This time...
Dignity’s Volunteen program winding up 12th year
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Dignity’s Volunteen program winding up 12th year

July 20th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By santan sun news staff Dignity Health Chandler Regional Medical Center and Mercy Gilbert Medical Center held their Summer Volunteen program for the 12th straight year. Since 2006, the volunteer services program has included...
Church group photographs headstones of Chandler ancestors
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Church group photographs headstones of Chandler ancestors

July 20th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By alyson johnson Contributor “I found one!” was heard repeatedly at the Valley of the Sun Mortuary and Cemetery in Chandler on the evening of July 11 as youth and adults from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints...
Chandler superintendent: Judge us by our graduates
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Chandler superintendent: Judge us by our graduates

July 20th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By DR. CAMILLE CASTEEL Chandler Unified Superintendent As we make final preparations for the start of the 2018-19 school year, I want to take this opportunity to provide a few updates. Our visionary governing board is determined...
Chandler molestation arrest puts spotlight on club sports
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Chandler molestation arrest puts spotlight on club sports

July 20th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By jim walsh Staff The arrest last week of an Ahwatukee club baseball coach on charges he molested young players about nine years ago has raised questions about the scrutiny that club sports organizations give adults involved in...
APS has $11M warchest for election campaign spending
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APS has $11M warchest for election campaign spending

July 20th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By howard fischer Capitol Media Services The state’s largest electric utility already has set aside close to $11 million to make elections this year come out the way it wants. New campaign finance reports show Pinnacle West...
State board drops talk of punishing Red for Ed
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State board drops talk of punishing Red for Ed

July 10th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Paul Maryniak, Wayne Schutsky and Jim Walsh Staff The state Board of Education last month scuttled a plan to discuss discipline against teachers for their walkout the day after Gov. Doug Ducey told the SanTan Sun News that he...
Sheriff won’t enforce ‘stupid motorist’ law in monsoon rescues
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Sheriff won’t enforce ‘stupid motorist’ law in monsoon rescues

July 10th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By RACHEL BETH BANKS Cronkite News When monsoon season officially began last Friday, the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office said it would not enforce a law that permits some motorists to be billed for the cost of their rescue...
Rabid bats raise alarm from Maricopa County officials
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Rabid bats raise alarm from Maricopa County officials

July 10th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
SANTAN SUN NEWS STAFF County health officials are reminding Ahwatukee and other residents to keep their distance from bats after two rabid critters were found – one in a Costco parking lot in North Phoenix. The other was found...
No finer place than downtown Chandler exists
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No finer place than downtown Chandler exists

July 10th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By City of Chandler Contributor “You can forget all your troubles, forget all your cares. So go Downtown; things’ll be great when you’re Downtown; no finer place for sure. Downtown everything’s waiting for you.” –...