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US60 Superstition Freeway lane closures begin Aug. 5

The Arizona Department of Transportation advises drivers to plan ahead for weeknight travel delays on U.S. Highway 60 Superstition Freeway in Tempe/Mesa while alternating lane closures are in place …
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Education

Maricopa Community College District collision repair program bridges creativity and craftsmanship

For students in the Maricopa County Community College District, the Collision Repair Technician Program allows an opportunity to explore auto body mechanics while also feeding their creativity. …
Business

21st Century HealthCare marks 30 years of doing business in Tempe

This year marks the 30th anniversary for 21st Century HealthCare, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of dietary supplements. Growing from a small local company to a large family of …
COVID-19

Phoenix hospitals prep for new COVID-19 surge

Health care workers in and around Phoenix are once again springing into action as an uptick in severe COVID-19 cases — largely caused by the highly transmissible Delta variant — rattles hospitals.
Maricopa County

Community colleges seek to improve transfer rates

Community colleges throughout Maricopa County have joined a brand-new pilot program dedicated to boosting education outcomes for students of color and those from low-income backgrounds.
Neighbors

Arizona State University groundskeeper wins ‘Stars and Stripes’ contest

Sports Turf Managers Association, which is comprised of 2,700 men and women professionals overseeing sports fields worldwide, has declared Josh Lenz the winner of the ‘Stars and Stripes’ …
Opinions with Civility

Wethers: With health screenings, timing is everything

Our world is slowly returning to normal as more Arizonans become vaccinated and restrictions start to lift. Now it is time to catch up on critical health screenings and preventive health visits that …

Cadwell: Getting your immune system ready for back to school, work

Back to school/work is here with a mixture of excitement and hesitation as we return to face-to-face interactions. It behooves us, therefore, to equip our bodies with the best strategies to stay …

Mishra: What is a breakthrough infection?

If you’ve been fully vaccinated against COVID-19, maybe you figured you no longer need to worry about contracting the coronavirus.

Messenger: Wi-Fi should flow just like water

More than 21 million Americans lack a reliable internet connection, according to the Federal Communications Commission.

Knudsen: Why legislators owe children sanitizing tech they’ve enjoyed for decades

Many of the recommendations from the CDC to stop the spread of diseases and viruses in schools come from an “everyday preventative measure” approach with chemical cleaners, frequent …
Sports Coverage
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