Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:33:04 -0500Arizona schools superintendent Diane Douglas told state lawmakers Thursday that education was "at a crossroads."
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 22:18:32 -0500Problems resulting from Friday night's rain and snow continued throughout the state.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:09:12 -0500Arizona gained only 6,300 net jobs in December, closing 2016 with half the growth seen in 2015 and falling below the nation's overall pace.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 19:24:15 -0500Avoid Phoenix-area traffic slowdowns this weekend by steering clear of these roadways.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:33:18 -0500The West Valley's support of Luke AFB personnel who train in F-35s flying across the region was honored this week
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:00:47 -0500In 2012, the Weather Channel started naming winter storms. Some meteorologists think that doesn't make any sense.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 18:05:48 -0500Federal agencies are trying to raise awareness about safe use of binary explosives, often known as exploding targets.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 19:13:28 -0500Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzone will shutter the Cold Case Posse that spent five years investigating President Barack Obama.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:00:21 -0500Interest rates are on the march, or at least the crawl. Rates generally have been rising for the past half year, though not yet in a big way.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 20:08:29 -0500Follow that familiar drive on I-17 after a heavy snowfall near Flagstaff.
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 15:36:24 -0500These are the high school football players in Arizona who will be members of the 2017 recruiting class.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 07:32:18 -0500Clark-Johnson was professor of practice at Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication from 2010 to 2015
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 21:04:10 -0500Rain falls in downtown Phoenix on Jan. 20, 2017. Winter storms are expected to continue this weekend with rain in the Valley and snow in the high country. Cheryl Evans/azcentral.com
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 20:42:05 -0500Rain falls in Phoenix on Interstate 17 and Camelback Road on Jan. 20, 2017. Tom Tingle/azcentral.com
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:48:28 -0500Thousands of people are expected to attend the marches inspired by the Women's March on Washington the same day.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:48:21 -0500I use test results to help me gauge whether my fifth-grade students are performing at fifth-grade level.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 13:08:37 -0500If you're shopping for a car in Arizona, you should know that auto dealer bonds can help protect your investment.
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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:01:26 -0500Some of the state's most savage flooding has occurred in winter.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:05:52 -0500Women diagnosed with gestational diabetes have an elevated risk during pregnancy and a higher rate of cesarean delivery
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:07:06 -0500The University of Arizona has received 'serious interest' from 40 to 50 people in the school's top job as part of a national search.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:52:31 -0500Winter storms will bring heavy rain and snow into Arizona starting Thursday evening and continuing into the weekend, the National Weather Service said.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:14:57 -0500State Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas gives her "State of Education" speech to the Senate Education Committee Jan. 19, 2017, at the Arizona state Senate in Phoenix. Mark Henle/azcentral.com
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:15:26 -0500Special Olympics Arizona will be sending three athletes to represent the United States in the 2017 World Games in Austria this March.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:23:37 -0500Winter storms and heavy rain will move into Arizona starting Jan. 29, 2017. Share your weather photos at facebook.com/azcentral.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:02:53 -0500A trilogy of Star Wars memorabilia auctions was truly out of this world
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:02:40 -0500Smile gives one-half of 1 percent to the charity of your choice
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:48:09 -0500A Goodyear woman pled guilty to a first-degree murder charge in the 2014 drowning of her 21-month-year-old daughter.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:06:15 -0500The agency director also identified the suspect and the woman who died and said they were known methamphetamine users
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 10:47:58 -0500Buckeye residents who have seen spikes in their water bills are demanding answers for a problem they say the city isn't taking seriously.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 21:42:56 -0500Phoenix International Raceway in Avondale will receive a major overhaul worth $178 million.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 18:39:24 -0500The planned State Route 30 could alleviate the congested commute for drivers on Interstate 10 in the West Valley.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 18:42:18 -0500Former state lawmaker Anna Tovar is the first woman elected as Tolleson Mayor and the city's first new mayor in 22 years.
Wed, 17 Aug 2016 21:18:18 -0400As searches took place in vacant fields in Buckeye, Police Chief Larry Hall said for the first time that they may not find 10-year-old Jesse Wilson alive.
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 14:23:09 -0400A six-year project to treat a harmful byproduct from Goodyear's drinking water through a first-of-its-kind wetlands project will soon expand, or go down the drain.
Fri, 5 Aug 2016 14:38:24 -0400Litchfield Park hopes to become the West Valley's new hot spot with its plan to develop a walkable downtown.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:26:54 -0400Big changes have arrived at Avondale's Friendship Park with about $3.5 million in renovations for several new features.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 18:39:52 -0500Downtown Avondale and Tolleson have some amazing, little-known places and great art. Here are our favorite spots:
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 12:40:20 -0400The Phoenix Trotting Park, one of the Valley's most unique buildings, is closer to being sold — and maybe demolished.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 18:45:31 -0500The list is dominated by empty buildings and vacant lots. A few are headed for improvement, while others languish.
Fri, 16 Dec 2016 12:50:48 -0500Here is a list of things to do in the Southwest Valley you'll want to add to your bucket list.
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 09:27:29 -0500The Valley is full of cool things to see and do. Here are 50 must-do items, grouped by things to do, sites to see or places to eat.