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Failure To Renew Conservation Fund Jeopardizes Park Projects
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Failure To Renew Conservation Fund Jeopardizes Park Projects

October 23rd, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Chris Mccrory Cronkite News Richard Bruner loves Lost Dutchman State Park, nestled at the base of the Superstition Mountains. “Just the beauty of it. It’s amazing out here,” the retired Floridian said after a 5-mile...
Ducey A Dominant Force In Campaign Fundraising
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Ducey A Dominant Force In Campaign Fundraising

October 22nd, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Howard Fischer Capitol Media Services Incumbent Gov. Doug Ducey is burying his Democratic foe in a landslide of dollars. New campaign finance reports show that at the end of September – the latest reporting period –...
Congress Has Failed To Control Federal Spending Or Reduce Debt
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Congress Has Failed To Control Federal Spending Or Reduce Debt

October 22nd, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Thomas Patterson Guest Writer Congressional Republicans should be teed up for a big win this November. They’ve had four years to move their programs, the last two with a cooperative president. The president is deeply...
Our Community Deserves The Best School District In America
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Our Community Deserves The Best School District In America

October 8th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Robert Rice Guest Writer I believe CUSD is on the right track in preparing students for high school and adult life. In 2010, the district developed a comprehensive strategic plan now called Journey 2025. This plan clearly...
EV Moms Plan State’s First ‘Club’ For Foster Kids
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EV Moms Plan State’s First ‘Club’ For Foster Kids

October 8th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Jim Walsh Staff Writer Three Gilbert women’s life-long commitment to helping foster children has put them on a mission to convert an old east Mesa church into Arizona’s first community center. The lives of Anika Robinson,...
Students Crave A Sounding Board
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Students Crave A Sounding Board

October 6th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Noemy Esparza-Isaacson Guest Writer Sitting at Peixoto coffee shop in downtown Chandler, next door to my favorite restaurant Charm Thai Cuisine, and the place is bustling with activity. Downtown Chandler is alive. The buzz of...
No voter should have to experience hassles at the polls
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No voter should have to experience hassles at the polls

September 23rd, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By David Leibowitz, Columnist A fellow could write a half-dozen interesting columns discussing the surprises that occurred on Primary Election Day 2018. This is a different column, however. It concerns a non-surprise that...
Election officials’ Tuesday performance worse than abysmal
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Election officials’ Tuesday performance worse than abysmal

September 5th, 2018 | by SanTan Sun News
By Paul Maryniak, Executive Editor I’ve never been the world’s greatest when it came to math – which is perhaps a reason why I was never attracted to any public office that had to do with counting election results....
Ensuring safe schools and neighborhoods
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Ensuring safe schools and neighborhoods

August 24th, 2018 | by development
By WILLIAM CRAWFORD   As we begin another school year, it is important for us to remember some of the most important and vulnerable citizens of Chandler – our children. As leaders, we have an obligation to do all we can to...
New parks are a win-win for the county and the town
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New parks are a win-win for the county and the town

August 20th, 2018 | by development
By Denny Barney You’ve probably heard about plans to build two new parks in Gilbert: Rittenhouse District Park, near Power and Pecos Roads, and Gilbert Regional Park, near Queen Creek and Higley Roads. The latter is long...