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Don’t make tax season harder for Arizona small businesses
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Don’t make tax season harder for Arizona small businesses

April 10th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By Terri Kimble Guest Writer Tax season can be a challenging time for Arizona small business owners who help power our local economies. After all, dealing with the IRS can be frustrating even under the best of circumstances. But...
Neighbor’s suicide leaves regret, questions in its wake
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Neighbor’s suicide leaves regret, questions in its wake

March 30th, 2022 | by SanTan Sun News
By David Leibowitz Columnist The white house sits across the street from the window fronting my desk. Not much distinguishes the place from the rest of the block where I moved two weeks ago. Four orange trees, their trunks...
Chandler student jazzed by Yale program
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Chandler student jazzed by Yale program

August 7th, 2021 | by SanTan Sun News
By Ziqing Kuang Guest Writer Over the summer, I had the amazing honor of attending Yale Young Global Scholars’ Politics, Law, and Economics program, which included conversing with some of the most talented and well-known...
Justice reforms answers call to love our neighbors
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Justice reforms answers call to love our neighbors

May 24th, 2021 | by STSN Staff
By Katie Sexton-Wood, Paul Rockower and Mustafa Bahar Guest Writers As faith leaders, we understand that we are living through a critical moment in which we are called to love our neighbors in word and in deed. That call to love...
Dog adoptions teach a lesson about humanity
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Dog adoptions teach a lesson about humanity

May 24th, 2021 | by STSN Staff
By David Leibowitz Columnist Early in my newspaper career, I worked at a New Jersey tabloid where the publisher was a man of few words, most of them insulting and frequently shouted at top volume. He was easy to make angry and I...
Chandler is prepared for Colorado River shortage
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Chandler is prepared for Colorado River shortage

May 11th, 2021 | by STSN Staff
By Councilman René Lopez Guest Writer A recent report from the United States Bureau of Reclamation details a potential water supply shortage from the Colorado River. Thanks to Arizona’s priority system and our diverse water...
Chandler Library is worth your friendship
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Chandler Library is worth your friendship

September 24th, 2020 | by SanTan Sun News
By Miss Palrang Guest Writer What the heck is a “Friend of the Library?” I asked myself while attending my first board meeting for that “mysterious” group.  Perhaps it’s a question I should have asked myself before I...
COVID-19 impact on city funds less than feared
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COVID-19 impact on city funds less than feared

September 24th, 2020 | by SanTan Sun News
By Mayor Kevin Hartke Guest Writer As we have now received actual revenue results for the first four months which were impacted by COVID-19 (March-June 2020), we are starting to see that the true impact of COVID-19 on our...
How old TV standbys might play today
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How old TV standbys might play today

September 22nd, 2020 | by SanTan Sun News
By David Leibowitz Columnist When I was a kid, we subscribed to TV Guide. The best issue always came at the end of summer, because it previewed the upcoming fall television season. I loved knowing reruns were finally ending and...
Grandparents play a major role in a child’s life
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Grandparents play a major role in a child’s life

September 22nd, 2020 | by SanTan Sun News
By Donna Shott Guest Writer Grandparents play a variety of roles in their grandchildren’s lives. For many, a grandfather or grandmother is an additional loving adult who provides positive, nurturing support early in life. For...