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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 Museum exhibit looks at thrift and the Depression
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Chandler Museum exhibit looks at thrift and the Depression

September 3rd, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
GETOUT STAFF Chandler Museum, 300 S. Chandler Village Drive, Chandler is offering a variety of free programs next month as well as a new exhibit.  The museum is open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 1-5 p.m. Sunday....
Study underscores impact of COVID-19 on the disabled community
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Study underscores impact of COVID-19 on the disabled community

September 2nd, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Josh Ortega Staff Writer The pandemic revealed many vulnerabilities in healthcare, especially among the most vulnerable. This month, the Arizona Developmental Disabilities Planning Council released its findings in “COVID-19...
Ex-minister joins Sun Lakes ImproVables’ laugh riots
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Ex-minister joins Sun Lakes ImproVables’ laugh riots

September 2nd, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Kate King Turner Guest Writer You probably remember seeing Lew Crawford in one of his recent roles as Croc Chaser in Murder Mystery Dinner Theater’s “Dealt a Deadly Hand” or Uncle Aubrey in “The Last Round-up of the...
Holocaust survivor to speak at Chandler arts center
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Holocaust survivor to speak at Chandler arts center

September 1st, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
SANTAN SUN NEWS STAFF Ben Lesser has devoted his life to making sure the world doesn’t incur amnesia about one of human history’s most horrifying events – the Holocaust. And Chabad of the East Valley is helping him. A...