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Expanded Chandler Contigo to begin this week
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Expanded Chandler Contigo to begin this week

September 13th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Staff Writer Chandler’s inaugural Contigo celebration earned a national recognition last year. Now, the city has to try and top that. The National League of Cities gave the city’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion...
CUSD mental health response remains under fire
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CUSD mental health response remains under fire

September 12th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Managing Editor The study session Chandler Unified School District conducted Aug. 24 on mental health and the nationwide increase in teen suicides did not lessen the criticism it continues to face. The Governing Board...
CUSD board candidates discuss mental health
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CUSD board candidates discuss mental health

September 12th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Managing Editor The five candidates seeking a seat on the next Chandler Unified School District Governing Board answered five questions during the first forum on Sept. 6. One question dealt with one of the hottest...
Healing Fields in Tempe honor the 9/11 deaths
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Healing Fields in Tempe honor the 9/11 deaths

September 11th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Josh Ortega Staff Writer A memorial that captures the horror that America witnessed 21 years ago is in its third and final day today. Sept. 11, at Tempe Beach Park. The 21st annual Tempe Healing Field tribute is what Chairman...
Valley food banks getting some additional help
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Valley food banks getting some additional help

September 11th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Scianna Garcia Cronkite News With one in nine Arizonans lacking reliable access to a source of nutritious, affordable food, food insecurity continues to grow along with the cost of living in the Valley. And access isn’t the...
9/11 united local groups by faith, tears, blood
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9/11 united local groups by faith, tears, blood

September 11th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Josh Ortega Staff Writer Bloodshed united the nation as it mourned the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks in New York City and Pennsylvania and on the Pentagon. Last week, leaders of the Interfaith 9/11 Memorial...
QC agritainment center building mausoleum
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QC agritainment center building mausoleum

September 11th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Mark Moran Staff Writer Schnepf Farms, a Queen Creek venue known for farm-themes weddings, pumpkin festivals, giant hay mazes, fresh peaches and other family-friendly events might seem like an unusual place to think about...
Chandler sees no threat of water supply
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Chandler sees no threat of water supply

September 11th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Managing Editor Arizona author Edward Abbey wrote “Desert Solitaire” as a tribute to the Colorado River and the excellent canyons it carved in Southern Utah before Glen Canyon was flooded by a new dam near Page in...
CUSD student challenges district’s ‘sexist’ dress code
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CUSD student challenges district’s ‘sexist’ dress code

September 11th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Managing Editor Santan Junior High student Hannah deGraft-Johnson says the school’s dress code is sexist. “I believe that the dress code includes exclusion and enforces unjust standards and emphasis on a specific...
Chandler exhibit shows artist’s twin heritages
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Chandler exhibit shows artist’s twin heritages

August 20th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Srianthi Perera GetOut Contributor Born to an Iranian father and a Mexican mother, Michelle Emami finds identity important. Hence, her artistic creations reflect her particular thinking, experiences and the blend of two...