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Chandler residents in running for Flinn Scholarship

January 4th, 2022 | by development
By Ken Sain, Staff Writer Chandler was well represented in the competition for the prestigious Flinn Scholarship when the top candidates for 2022 were recently announced. Nine students who live in Chandler qualified among 80...
Mother Earth, city have an ally in Chandler boy
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Mother Earth, city have an ally in Chandler boy

January 3rd, 2022 | by development
By Ken Sain, Staff Writer Chandler resident Robert Nark walked out to collect his trash and recycling bins after the collection truck came. He found a handwritten note stuck on a bin. “Good job!” There’s no mystery who...
Hate crimes rose in  latest year’s FBI data
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Hate crimes rose in latest year’s FBI data

January 3rd, 2022 | by development
By Olivia Munson, Cronkite News Hate crimes in Arizona in 2020 were the highest reported since 2001 in the wake of the 9/11 attacks, according to new FBI statistics, but advocates and experts say many more hate crimes mostly...
2021 in Chandler: Hope, joy and tragedy
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2021 in Chandler: Hope, joy and tragedy

January 2nd, 2022 | by development
By Ken Sain, Staff Writer Chandler saw both tragedy and reasons to celebrate in 2021. Here is a countdown of 12 top events in Chandler in 2021. 12. Field of Honor veterans memorial. Chandler officially opened its new memorial to...
2022 promises election intrigue in Chandler
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2022 promises election intrigue in Chandler

January 2nd, 2022 | by development
By Ken Sain, Staff Writer The new year will include a city election and it’s likely one of the hot topics will be if Chandler should pass a non-discrimination ordinance or not. The mayor and three council seats will be up for...
Educator cites CUSD ‘blind spots’ in threat prevention
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Educator cites CUSD ‘blind spots’ in threat prevention

January 1st, 2022 | by development
By PAUL MARYNIAK GSN Executive Editor A Chandler educator and advocate for improving mental health services for young people told Chandler Unified Superintendent Frank Narducci that the district has no unified plan for...