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New gym offers fitness at ‘basketball heaven’
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New gym offers fitness at ‘basketball heaven’

May 18th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By Melody Birkett   A new gym that just opened in Chandler offers a fitness program like none other in the East Valley. “This is the first...
Dad, golf lover, restaurant owner helps children get in the swing of sports
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Dad, golf lover, restaurant owner helps children get in the swing of sports

May 15th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By Alison Bailin Batz   Mark Roden loves golf. In fact, it was high school friend Rick Duffey’s promise of sunny, golf-filled college days...
Santan Elementary School student named Pop Warner All-American Scholar
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Santan Elementary School student named Pop Warner All-American Scholar

May 14th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By Becky Bracken   Jacob Slater, a 12-year-old member of the Chandler Gilbert Assassins Pop Warner team, has been selected as one of 35 football...
Chandler/Gilbert Family YMCA reopens during Healthy Kids Day
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Chandler/Gilbert Family YMCA reopens during Healthy Kids Day

May 13th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By SanTan Sun News Staff The Valley of the Sun YMCA is making a splash in Chandler while trying to educate youths about water safety. As part of the...
Chandler, Queen Creek teens earn prestigious Girl Scout award
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Chandler, Queen Creek teens earn prestigious Girl Scout award

May 12th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By Colleen Sparks Three Chandler girls and one Queen Creek girl are getting recognized for giving back to the community. Kathlene Hartle, Amanda...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...