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Parents’ deaths from cancer led vice mayor’s wife from despair to hope
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Parents’ deaths from cancer led vice mayor’s wife from despair to hope

May 11th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By Paul Maryniak   There is a segment of Chandler author Lynne Hartke’s new book where she writes about her mother’s final weeks in terms of a relay race. “Mom’s job will be to place the baton in my outstretched...
Chandler teen becomes first female football player to sign national letter of intent
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Chandler teen becomes first female football player to sign national letter of intent

May 10th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By Jason Skoda A Basha High School senior is burning brightly in the national spotlight now, but it all really began more than a decade ago. Becca Longo became the first female football player to sign a national letter of intent...
Chandler mom who gave birth to micro-preemie celebrates his growth
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Chandler mom who gave birth to micro-preemie celebrates his growth

May 9th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By Colleen Sparks Mother’s Day is a special time, when women often reflect on how much their babies, whether they are infants or adults, have grown and accomplished. But Chandler resident Mitzie Warner, 39, may be counting her...
Lost diamond has a happy ending for newly engaged Chandler woman
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Lost diamond has a happy ending for newly engaged Chandler woman

May 9th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By Coty Dolores Miranda Lisa Steinbring won’t forget the weekend of April 22 very quickly. She only has to look at the ring on her left hand to remember a 48-hour roller coaster of emotion. Not only did she accept Ron...
Man charged after near-tragic barbershop shooting
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Man charged after near-tragic barbershop shooting

May 9th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By Jim Walsh Michael David Hart got angry over a comment made by the owner of a Chandler tattoo parlor, angry enough to go outside to a car and retrieve a gun from the trunk. What happened next easily could have become tragic....
Former Hamilton High star goes from Chandler Little League to Los Angeles Dodgers
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Former Hamilton High star goes from Chandler Little League to Los Angeles Dodgers

May 7th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
Former Hamilton High School star Cody Bellinger began the 2017 season as the top prospect for one of the best farm systems in Major League Baseball, and he is showing no signs of slowing down. Having started his baseball career...
Family-owned and operated Subaru Superstore opens new dealership location
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Family-owned and operated Subaru Superstore opens new dealership location

May 5th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By Meghann Finn Sepulveda Subaru Superstore, with an existing location just north of the Loop 202 Santan Freeway on Gilbert Road, is now serving customers in Surprise. The new location in Surprise marks the fifth Subaru...
City seeks vendors for eighth annual Chandler Chuck Wagon Cook-Off
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City seeks vendors for eighth annual Chandler Chuck Wagon Cook-Off

May 3rd, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By SanTan Sun News Staff   Vendors are invited to participate in the eighth annual Chandler Chuck Wagon Cook-Off, Nov. 10, and 11 at Tumbleweed Ranch in Tumblewood Park, 2250 S. McQueen Road. Preference will be given to...
New Blue 32 Sports Grill’s usual menu is unusually flavorful
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New Blue 32 Sports Grill’s usual menu is unusually flavorful

April 20th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Lafave There’s no secret to a sports bar: a long, accommodating bar loaded with premium liquors and staffed with friendly servers, plus plenty of screens positioned over tables and booths for easy viewing. The secret to...
BASIS Chandler math, science whiz kid heading to national competitions
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BASIS Chandler math, science whiz kid heading to national competitions

April 20th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By Colleen Sparks Some students dread tackling math problems, but 13-year-old Agustya Matheth of Chandler thrives on it. The BASIS Chandler school eighth-grader’s combination of hard work, dedication and passion have proved to...