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Hunger a problem for EV families
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Hunger a problem for EV families

September 5th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Cecilia Chan, Staff A few years ago, Derrick Bunting worked a minimum-wage job and at one point two jobs, to keep a roof overhead and food on the table for himself and his three growing children. Often, Bunting, 41, fell short...
Doctors studying concussions among domestic violence victims
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Doctors studying concussions among domestic violence victims

September 5th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Tristan Ettleman, Cronkite News Concussions in athletes have received attention in recent years, but experts are now looking to address the needs of a large, yet overlooked, population – domestic abuse victims. One in three...
Dems in Arizona gaining more registered voters than GOP
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Dems in Arizona gaining more registered voters than GOP

September 5th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Howard Fischer, Capitol Media Services It may not be the signs of a “blue wave,” but a new report from the Secretary of State’s Office suggests that Arizona Democrats appear to be more energized this year than...
Chandler single mom escapes abuse, makes a life
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Chandler single mom escapes abuse, makes a life

September 5th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Colleen Sparks, Managing Editor A single mother of three has been honored for her passion and perseverance in furthering her education and building a brighter future for her family after escaping an abusive relationship....
ASU prof’s Project Humanities rolls out programs for fall
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ASU prof’s Project Humanities rolls out programs for fall

September 5th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By SanTan Sun News Staff   If you happened to pass near a downtown Phoenix coffee house on an evening back in April of this year, you may have heard the voices of an impassioned discussion about the future of technology and...
Third of CUSD pupils failed test
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Third of CUSD pupils failed test

September 2nd, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Colleen Sparks, Managing Editor More than a third of all Chandler Unified School District students who took the AzMERIT statewide test for English Language Arts and math last school year failed. Yet, the total percentage of...
Area women’s charitable group makes its first ‘big give’
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Area women’s charitable group makes its first ‘big give’

August 23rd, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
SANTAN SUN NEWS STAFF   A group of kind-hearted women who have banded together to make an impact with their charitable giving made their first “big give” recently. The East Valley chapter of 100+ Women Who Care Valley of...
Dad-son Realtor team bear down for kids
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Dad-son Realtor team bear down for kids

August 22nd, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By COLLEEN SPARKS Managing Editor   Sometimes, a soft and fuzzy teddy bear can comfort children during times of extreme stress. That’s why the Chandler Police Department, along with A. Tom Wood Team at Keller Williams...
Former Hamilton football star runs a play for sustainability
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Former Hamilton football star runs a play for sustainability

August 20th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Jorge Ramos, Cronkite News LOS ANGELES — Like many accomplished football players, Glenn Love Jr. never worried much about life after the game. When he started playing professionally, however, the uncertainty set in. That...
Gilbert caregivers learn what dementia feels like
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Gilbert caregivers learn what dementia feels like

August 20th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By nick serpa, Cronkite News   Vilma Bose places headphones over her ears and is greeted by the sounds of droning conversation, a fire engine and a door slamming. Next, she’s escorted to a dimly lit room and given a list...