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WW2 vet left behind historic Falcon Field photos
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WW2 vet left behind historic Falcon Field photos

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By Zach Alvira Tribune Staff Writer A slew of historic images depicting military aircraft, personnel and other historic landmarks from Falcon Field has been left behind by a Royal Air Force World War II veteran. Bertram Charles...
Mesa Boy Scout ‘nose’ what helps K9 dogs
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Mesa Boy Scout ‘nose’ what helps K9 dogs

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TRIBUNE NEWS STAFF Thanks to a local Boy Scout, the Mesa Police K9 corps is smelling pretty good these days. That’s because the canines now have a “scent wall” built by 16-year-old Matthew Iannello, who undertook the...
Pandemic stifles area children’s theater groups
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Pandemic stifles area children’s theater groups

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By Srianthi Perera Tribune Contributor Presenting theater doesn’t work in tandem with social distancing and the dilemma gets worse when the actors are children. “I like the theater because I like performing in front of...
Desert Ridge student competes in Braille Challenge
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Desert Ridge student competes in Braille Challenge

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By Zach Alvira Tribune Staff Writer A Desert Ridge High School student recently became one of 50 students from North America that competed in the Braille Challenge Finals. Elijah Massey, a visually impaired 17-year-old heading...
Felony Diversion program is offered by SAGE Counseling
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Felony Diversion program is offered by SAGE Counseling

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By Allen Awfe Tribune Staff Writer Even though its launch was delayed by the pandemic, more than 1,000 people have utilized the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office new Felony Diversion Program based in Mesa. The program provides...
Children’s Cancer Network day camp goes virtual
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Children’s Cancer Network day camp goes virtual

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By Katy Spring AFN Guest Writer When Sharon Wozny realized that kids with cancer were missing out on important learning opportunities – a result of cancer-related school absences – she went to work on a solution. The Mesa...
Mesa artist finds warm reception in Montana
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Mesa artist finds warm reception in Montana

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By David M. Brown Tribune Contributor Mesa artist Linda Glover Gooch is traveling north this summer and taking some cool canvases. “Intertwined with Living Waters: The Art of Linda Glover Gooch” is featured at  the Hockaday...
Winslow’s Meteor Crater impresses the world
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Winslow’s Meteor Crater impresses the world

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By Claire Natale Tribune Contributor Named one of the Seven Wonders of the World 2020 by Conde Nast Traveler, Winslow’s Meteor Crater is awe inspiring. As one of the world’s few meteorite impact sites, Meteor Crater is...
Child Crisis Center serves despite pandemic
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Child Crisis Center serves despite pandemic

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By Alison Bailin Tribune Guest Writer For more than 43 years, Child Crisis Arizona has served the Valley’s vulnerable children and families and is committed to ending child abuse and neglect through prevention, education and...
Children’s Cancer Network has back-to-school drive
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Children’s Cancer Network has back-to-school drive

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TRIBUNE NEWS STAFF The Chandler-based Children’s Cancer Network is helping parents deal with back-to-school costs. For most children, back-to-school season means new shoes, new clothes, a new backpack and excitement about the...