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ICAN offers children programs to teach valuable life skills
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ICAN offers children programs to teach valuable life skills

April 20th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
BY STORMY LIGHT ICAN is a local organization that has a long-term commitment to helping children succeed in every aspect of their lives. The organization offers unique programs for students and volunteers to become positive role...
Four Chandler-Gilbert Community College students named to All-Arizona Academic Teams
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Four Chandler-Gilbert Community College students named to All-Arizona Academic Teams

April 20th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
BY SANTAN SUN NEWS STAFF   Four students from Chandler-Gilbert Community College were honored for outstanding academic achievements and leadership at the 2017 All-Arizona Academic Recognition Ceremony. The students –...
Before they were famous: See masterpieces from the next generation of artists
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Before they were famous: See masterpieces from the next generation of artists

March 24th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
Kid-created artwork decorates refrigerators in millions of homes around the country. However, you won’t often see it in an art gallery. Not so at Tarwater Elementary’s Spring Art Show. You can browse an elegant...
Chandler Fire Cadet Academy set to kick off
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Chandler Fire Cadet Academy set to kick off

March 20th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By SanTan Sun News staff The Chandler Fire, Health & Medical Department are hosting an eight-week program to prep young women and men ages 16 to 21 for a possible career in the fire service. Taught by CFHM personnel, the Fire...
STEM Festival to feature free fun for kids
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STEM Festival to feature free fun for kids

March 19th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By SanTan Sun News staff New World Learning Academy, a new STEM-based preschool in Chandler, is inviting families to a free event with activities for kids of all ages from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 8. The STEM Festival...
New teacher transforms young Chandler pianist
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New teacher transforms young Chandler pianist

March 18th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By Kenneth LaFave Like thousands of young piano students, Vivian Zhao enjoyed playing her instrument, but did not give serious thought to the possibility of making music her life. “When I was a kid, my parents didn’t know if...
D-backs announce Subway Fan Fest details
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D-backs announce Subway Fan Fest details

February 16th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
The Arizona Diamondbacks will host the 13th annual Subway D-backs Fan Fest from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick. The free event will offer fans access to current players, coaches, alumni...
Middle school students to see major change in academics
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Middle school students to see major change in academics

February 6th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By Paul Maryniak Kyrene School Superintendent Jan Vesely is rolling out a plan to revamp the district’s middle schools. It is designed to improve students’ academic performance, make them more self-reliant and give them...
Chandler mom celebrates differences with clothing line
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Chandler mom celebrates differences with clothing line

January 24th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Jennifer Krienert just wants her son, Rory, to feel comfortable. He is medically required to wear an eyepatch twice a day until he’s 9 years old to treat a condition like lazy eye. “He may look...
Chandler cherishes celebrations throughout the year
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Chandler cherishes celebrations throughout the year

January 10th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
Throughout the year, Chandler students get excited about traveling and spending time with family and friends. Our community is proud to have such a diverse group of people who share their holiday celebrations. While some students...