Valley Voices: D-backs in pennant race

Zack Greinke pitches against the Colorado Rockies on Sunday. [The Associated Press]

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D-Backs in pennant race

Despite a terrible May performance, the Arizona Diamondbacks start the post-All Star stretch of their schedule just 1/2 game behind the Los Angeles Dodgers in the National League West.


Diamondbacks are a half-game out of first despite an incredibly bad slump. They will win the division by five games and lose in the first round again because Greinke is a choke artist. — Andrew K. Warren


Taxation controversy

Residents of the 1,650-home Corte Bella development, located just south of Loop 303 and just north of Sun City West, claim they must pay a portion of their property taxes to Peoria Unified School District while nearby retirement communities Sun City and Sun City West are exempt from some school taxes within the secondary property tax category.


Everyone should pay. — @MyPublicTweeter


Preventing crime

The Glendale police is reminding residents to stay vigilent to prevent thefts. burglaries and other crimes.


Have you locked up your cars, shut the garage, and locked the house up? — @GlendaleAZPD

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