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Mail ballots going out as Election 2022 heads to climax
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Mail ballots going out as Election 2022 heads to climax

October 9th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain and Paul Maryniak News Staff Mail ballots for the Nov. 8 General Election will be hitting Chandler and Sun Lakes mailboxes later this week and they promise to take voters more than a few minutes to complete them....
Consultant offers mixed assessment of city’s diversity efforts
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Consultant offers mixed assessment of city’s diversity efforts

October 9th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Managing Editor Near the end of a presentation on the results of Chandler’s long-awaited Diversity, Equality and Inclusion study, one City Council member said it appeared to contain mostly good news. “From what...
Resource officers explain their role on CUSD campuses
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Resource officers explain their role on CUSD campuses

September 30th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Managing Editor Dr. Craig Gilbert is the associate superintendent for K-12 educational services for the Chandler Unified School District. He is also a Black man. “I don’t usually talk too much about this,”...
Making a difference on For Our City Day
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Making a difference on For Our City Day

September 29th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By the City of Chandler Each year the City of Chandler’s Neighborhood Programs Office organizes community volunteers from multiple nonprofit organizations and businesses to support a Chandler (non-HOA) neighborhood on a variety...
Chandler takes a step toward backyard chickens OK
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Chandler takes a step toward backyard chickens OK

September 28th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Managing Editor Rene Lopez’s time on the Chandler City Council is winding down and he’s hoping to cross off at least one more item on his “to do” list before his term ends in January. He wants Chandler...
EV Charity League honors area girls for their service
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EV Charity League honors area girls for their service

September 28th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
SanTan Sun News Staff The National Charity League East Valley has recognized a number of teen women with the Presidential Service Award for their volunteer contributions to various service agencies across the Valley that totaled...
How BASIS Chandler stays on top of Arizona high schools
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How BASIS Chandler stays on top of Arizona high schools

September 27th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Managing Editor BASIS Chandler Head of School Matthew FritzMiller often gives the tour when parents are considering sending their children to the charter school. When he mentions that every student at BASIS must take...
CUSD parent alarmed by book her son found in school library
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CUSD parent alarmed by book her son found in school library

September 27th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Managing Editor Chandler parent Charlotte Lawrence said her 11-year-old son handed her a book he found at his school library and said, ‘Mom, I don’t know if this is appropriate for me.’ “So I took the book,...
City’s water treatment chemicals cost soars
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City’s water treatment chemicals cost soars

September 26th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Managing Editor Councilman Mark Stewart suffered a bit of sticker shock when Public Works & Utilities Director John Knudson stepped up to the podium at the Sept. 19 Council meeting. “Wow,” Stewart said after...
CUSD urged to do more to address student mental health
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CUSD urged to do more to address student mental health

September 26th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ken Sain Managing Editor The mother of a Tempe Union High School student who took his life was among those who urged the Chandler Unified School District Governing Board earlier this month to do more to address the mental...