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Chandler general sounds alarm about home visits act
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Chandler general sounds alarm about home visits act

December 7th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
SanTan Sun News Staff A retired air force major general who lives in Chandler is asking citizens to write their congressional representatives urging passage of the bipartisan Jackie Walorski Maternal and Child Home Visiting...
Chandler man kills self, wounds his 2 kids
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Chandler man kills self, wounds his 2 kids

December 7th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Managing Editor A Chandler man is dead from a self-inflicted wound after he violated a court order and entered his estranged wife’s home and shot his two children. The children, a 15-year-old boy and a 5-year-old...
‘Big trains’ rolling into region for holidays
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‘Big trains’ rolling into region for holidays

December 6th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Josh Ortega Staff Writer Model trains remind many people of Christmas as a child and for one local organization, that nostalgia lasts year-round. The Arizona Big Trains Operators will hold its annual Christmas Open House tour...
Chandler schools excel in first grading in 2 years
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Chandler schools excel in first grading in 2 years

December 5th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Managing Editor Chandler-area schools scored very well in the letter grades handed out by the State Department of Education for the first time in two years, easily exceeding state averages. If the state hadn’t...
Political consultant angered by ejections by LD13 GOP
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Political consultant angered by ejections by LD13 GOP

December 5th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Managing Editor The political in-fighting inside the Arizona Republican Party is now showing itself locally. Brian Fox, a political consultant and lobbyist, changed his party registration from Independent to...
Purple for Parents becoming school board force in EV
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Purple for Parents becoming school board force in EV

December 4th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Managing Editor Parental rights advocates in Arizona are celebrating huge gains, both in the Legislature and at the ballot box. Purple for Parents, a parental rights organization, endorsed 38 candidates in...
Developer defends Landings on Ocotillo project
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Developer defends Landings on Ocotillo project

December 4th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Managing Editor The folks who want to build a controversial affordable housing project in Chandler say there is a lot of misinformation circulating and they are eager to correct it. The Landings on Ocotillo is...
Floridino employee the hostess with the mostest
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Floridino employee the hostess with the mostest

November 25th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Arizonan Managing Editor When people eat out, they almost always notice when they get poor service. Some, however, don’t always recognize great service. The online directory Yelp is hoping to change that by starting...
Businesses hopeful as holiday shopping revs up
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Businesses hopeful as holiday shopping revs up

November 24th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Alex Gallagher Staff Writer Slammed as much as their customers have been this year by inflation and supply line disruptions, Scottsdale and East Valley small business owners hope the Christmas shopping season will bring them a...
Family of crash victim seeks $25M from Chandler
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Family of crash victim seeks $25M from Chandler

November 23rd, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Managing Editor The family of a 26-year-old father of three has filed claim for $25 million against the City of Chandler and others in the wake of his death. It is among a handful of claims filed against the city in...