April 2022 - Page 2 of 5 - SanTan Sun News Archive - SanTan Sun News - page 2

Neighbors

ACP junior is becoming a national science whiz
3

ACP junior is becoming a national science whiz

April 27th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Staff Writer The first hint that Arizona College Prep High School junior Dean Brasen might be headed for a career in theoretical physics came while he was watching the hit TV comedy, Big Bang Theory. If someone...
Chandler student, 12, a published playwright
2

Chandler student, 12, a published playwright

April 27th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Staff Writer Aditi Ganash, a 12-year-old Chandler resident, wanted to see the world. The problem for the Knox Gifted Academy student was the same as it was everyone else on the planet: a global pandemic limited...
Chandler PD has a history of ‘evolving,’ chief says
1

Chandler PD has a history of ‘evolving,’ chief says

April 26th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Staff Writer Other police departments around the country are now looking to reform their departments because of the fallout of the murder of George Floyd in 2020. Chandler’s police chief says his department is well...
Road decision upsets south Chandler neighbors
2

Road decision upsets south Chandler neighbors

April 26th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Staff Writer It was about 15 minutes after Chandler City Council had already reached its decision last week and the battle was over. Still, members of the Chandler Planning Department continued to meet with neighbors...
Golf tourney helping Chandler dad beset by poor health
0

Golf tourney helping Chandler dad beset by poor health

April 26th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By SanTan Sun News Staff An Ahwatukee Realtor and her team are sponsoring a golf tournament to help the Chandler brother of a coworker who has struggled to care for his two daughters despite a life beset by a series of health...
Diversity study in Chandler progressing, city says
0

Diversity study in Chandler progressing, city says

April 25th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Staff Writer Chandler’s study of diversity, equality and inclusion issues is progressing on schedule. Councilmember OD Harris requested an update on the diversity, equity and inclusion survey the city commissioned...
Hartke, Orlando campaigns pile up cash
0

Hartke, Orlando campaigns pile up cash

April 25th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Staff Writer Chandler Mayor Kevin Hartke did not face a challenger for his office four years ago. There is a challenger on the ballot in 2022, but the mayor enjoys a huge campaign finance advantage heading into the...
Low-income seniors find welcome help from city
0

Low-income seniors find welcome help from city

April 25th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Staff Writer In 2019, the City of Chandler was looking for ways to help its older residents, especially those on fixed incomes. Officials looked at their neighborhood enhancement coordinator and said, “What can we...
DC trip for 5 Council members cost $12.5K
0

DC trip for 5 Council members cost $12.5K

April 24th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Staff Writer There were grumblings even before a majority of the City Council attended the National League of Cities meeting in Washington, D.C., in March. People were wondering why  so many council members were...
Free lunch may soon end for many CUSD students
0

Free lunch may soon end for many CUSD students

April 24th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Staff Writer The universal free meals that Chandler Unified and other school districts have been providing to their students could end this summer. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) apparently told...