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Neither Cactus or Higley played 5A football last season, and both entered the conference this year as contenders, but also curiosities. The teams with close ties among current and former coaches were able to answer enough of their early season questions to make the conference final Friday night more
Two Glendale Community College students received $2,500 each from the “Make Business Happen at GCC” grant for their small business startups. more
Dysart Unified School District offers the community a choice in school enrollment. more
The Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) has received accreditation approval from the Higher Learning Commission for seven bachelor’s degree programs, including a new program at Glendale Community College. more
While still unofficial, the most recent results from last week’s election continue to show that voters are supporting a budget override that would allow Glendale Union High School District to maintain its current operating budget. more
While still unofficial, the most recent results from last week’s election continue to show Stephanie Simacek and Paul Carver leading the field of four candidates vying for two open seats on the Deer Valley Unified School District’s Governing Board. more

Volunteers carry a major load for various organizations, without the salary often compensated for the amount of hours and work put in by these individuals. more
Glendale Union High School District has a night coming up to help welcome incoming freshmen and their families to high school. more
In November 1960, 6-year-old Ruby Bridges became the first Black student to attend an all-white elementary school in Louisiana, advancing the civil rights movement. more
Voters look to be saying “yes” to allowing Glendale Union High School District to maintain its operating budget through a budget override. more
Overnight election returns show Stephanie Simacek and Paul Carver leading the group of four candidates vying for two open seats on the Deer Valley Unified School District’s Governing Board. more
Fiesta Bowl Charities granted 400 teachers — including 14 from Glendale — with $2,500 each through the Palo Verde Fiesta Bowl Charities Wishes for Teachers Draft Day presented by SRP. more
The Dysart Unified School District has received 12 A-rated and 10 B-rated school grades in the 2022 state accountability labels. more

The Glendale Elementary School District System of Care Center will host a free Veterans Day luncheon for community veterans. more
Join the Labriola National American Indian Data Center to celebrate the opening of “What Life is All About,” a new exhibit in Glendale about the life of Jean Chaudhuri. more
The Midwestern University Companion Animal Clinic, one of three veterinary healthcare facilities operated by the College of Veterinary Medicine’s Animal Health Institute, earned a three-year renewal of its accreditation status by the American Animal Hospital Association. more
Avenue 27, Deer Valley Unified School District’s student-run fine dining restaurant, is open for the 2022-23 year. more
A Glendale optometry student at Midwestern University is one of the first two beneficiaries of a scholarship from VSP Vision, the only national not-for-profit vision benefits company. more
Glendale Community College faculty member, and acclaimed playwright, Kirt Shineman is having one of his works performed at the ASU Kerr Cultural Center this week. more
Glendale Community College will soon have a new president. more

The Cobra Commanders Team 498, a competitive robotics club based out of Peoria Unified School District’s Cactus High School, brought home the championship banner from the Chezy Champs last weekend, one of the premier off-season First Robotics Club events, according to a news release. more
The Glendale Independent has caught up with the four candidates running for two open seats on the Deer Valley Unified School District’s Governing Board. more
Police agencies from nine West Valley cities have worked with Glendale Community College to launch a full-time law enforcement training academy serving the needs of their respective communities.  more
Peoria police are investigating a threat allegedly made by a student on social media against Terramar Academy of the Arts and three of its staff members. more
Seven high school students from Glendale are among the 2023 National Merit Scholarship Program semifinalists. more
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