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Longtime Glendale educator Jim Kieffer dies  Glendale Star

James “Jim” Lorenzo Kieffer Jr. died peacefully at the age of 70 on February 26. He was at home, surrounded by family.



Civil-rights complaint: Glendale school district refused to enroll Salvadoran refugee  AZCentral

The ACLU of Arizona filed a civil-rights complaint against Glendale Union High School District, alleging it refused to enroll a Salvadoran refugee.



Glendale district won't ask students about their immigration status  AZCentral

Glendale Union High School District has agreed to change its enrollment practices following a federal civil rights investigation.



Social-media threats made against at least 10 Phoenix high schools  azcentral.com

At least 10 Phoenix-area high schools received threats on social media and had been working with police Monday to investigate the recurring online threats.



How a school threat from New Mexico is scaring students in Arizona, nationwide  12news.com KPNX

PHOENIX - A school threat that originated in New Mexico has been circulating online, scaring school staff, students and parents nationwide — even here ...



Meet your Legislative District 29, 30 candidates  Glendale Star

Glendale voters' ballots will be bursting with choices this primary midterm election.



Scholars Directory  Flinn Foundation

The Flinn Scholars community is a dynamic group of nearly 650 individuals providing leadership on their campuses, in their professions, and in their ...



LD 30 candidates don't set themselves apart in Clean Elections debate  Glendale Star

The Citizens Clean Elections Commission sponsored a debate June 11 at the Glendale Civic Center for Legislative District 30, but it was anything but as all four ...



Meet your federal candidates  Glendale Star

Glendale voters' primary election ballots will be lengthy.



Celebrities who attended Phoenix high schools  azcentral.com

Take a look at some of the celebrities who have attended high school in Phoenix.



Six Arizona schools named "Beat the Odds Schools"  Arizona Education News Service

Six schools with minority-intensive, low-income student populations received gold awards and have been named "Beat the Odds Schools" based on their ...



Glendale Union substitute teacher gets 10 years on child pornography charges  azcentral.com

A substitute teacher in the Glendale Union High School District was sentenced to 10 years in prison after school administrators found child pornography on a ...



Obituary: Christine Marie Pierpont (9/7/18)  Mountain Home News

Christine Marie Pierpont, 43, of Mountain Home, Idaho passed away on September 1st, 2018. She was a beloved wife, mother, daughter and friend. Christine ...



Readers share their favorite Phoenix memories  azcentral.com

Residents share memories of Phoenix way back when.



Arizona Department of Education releases school letter grade records  Arizona Center for Investigative Reporting

After refusing to release school letter grade records distributed to Arizona public schools and claiming that no list of all scores existed, the Arizona Department of ...



It’s clubhouse to firehouse for former GCU players  GCU Today

Among the former Lopes baseball players in the Phoenix Fire Department, (standing from left) Harlyn Griffiths, Joey Bristyan, Ryan Holtorf, Mike Quill and Joey ...



Originality tough to come by in Arizona high school mascot names  azcentral.com

A revival of efforts to come up with a unique nickname for new high schools doesn't always hit the mark but can score big.



The 27 Best Songs About the PHX (We Found Two More)  Phoenix New Times

It's the season when the hatred slow-cooked by endless months of triple-digit temps starts to fade, and you start to remember why you live here. Phoenix is a ...



Arizona Corp. Commission: Nearly 1,000 properties at risk of gas leaks, shutoff  AZFamily

SCOTTSDALE (3TV/CBS 5) - It's been nearly a month since the more than 100 seniors at Riviera 55+ Mobile Home Park have been without gas.



The 10 Coolest Celebrities from Arizona  Phoenix New Times

Arizona is consistently teeming with celebrities -- actors/actresses, athletes and musicians -- who flock to our state in search of better winter weather, prime ...



Phoenix police looking for clues in man's death, apartment fire  KTAR.com

Phoenix police are looking for information on a dead man that was found inside a burning apartment complex.



Wrestler Daniel Bryan gave us the coolest thing on the Internet this week  AZCentral

Bryan, who lives in Arizona, delivered a screed for the ages against Vince McMahon.



Alice Cooper Talks 'Christmas Pudding,' Solid Rock Teen Center  KJZZ

Alice Cooper has been called the “Godfather of Shock Rock.” The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer's career now spans over 5 decades and his raucous performance ...



Paul Penzone enters 2016 race against Sheriff Arpaio  AZFamily

Once again, Paul Penzone is throwing his hat in the ring in the race to become the next Maricopa County sheriff.



Letter: Mascots don't have to be politically correct  azcentral.com

Letter to the editor: There are some of us who think fondly of what used to be the South Mountain Rebel.



Emmys 2018: Phoenix native Aidy Bryant nabs her first acting nomination  AZCentral

Could Phoenix soon be able to claim an Emmy winner? Aidy Bryant from "Saturday Night Live" is nominated for supporting actress in a comedy series.



School's Out: Alice Cooper talks shock rock, villains and success  Oregon Daily Emerald

When Alice Cooper is decapitated by a guillotine, put to death in an electric chair or hung in a straitjacket onstage, fans don't just cheer. In fact, they pay more.



40 Years After Pioneering Phoenix's Punk Scene, Exterminators Release Their Debut Album  Phoenix New Times

Forty years after pioneering Phoenix's nascent punk scene, Exterminators hooked up with a Meat Puppet to release their debut album.



17 ways you know you’re a Phoenix native  azcentral.com

PHOENIX -- How can you tell if you're a Phoenix native? Here are 17 ways.



Phoenix schools to bring on new principals  azcentral.com

Principals are held accountable for the school schedule, assigning teachers to classrooms, the quality of instruction and curriculum, and implementing services.



Alice Cooper bandmates reflect on their historic past  azcentral.com

This story was originally published March 3, 2011, on azcentral.com. It was 1964 when Alice Cooper made his first onstage appearance in the Cortez High ...



Quiz: How well do you know Phoenix, Arizona?  AZCentral.com

So you think you know Phoenix? From the sprawling heart of downtown to to red-rimmed ranges of Camelback Mountain, Phoenix is jam-packed with history.



Paul Penzone Wiki: Age, Family, Net Worth, & 5 Facts to Know about the Maricopa County Sheriff  Earn The Necklace

Find out everything you need to know about Democrat Paul Penzone, who is the newly-elected Maricopa County Sheriff.



Arizona setter is first Hesston Volleyball signee for 2012 recruiting class  Hesston College News and Sports

Hesston College volleyball coach Jessica Cleveland announced Vanessa Eubank, a senior at Cortez High School, Phoenix, Ariz., as the first signee of the 2012 ...



Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



10 great moments in Valley music history  azcentral.com

There's no end to the music a state full of people can make in 125 years. To narrow all that history down to 10 essential Valley moments was a challenge, to be ...



Van Buren Street to lose car lanes? 6 major Phoenix transportation projects to watch  AZCentral.com

Phoenix streets from 15th Avenue to Van Buren Street are changing to accommodate bikes and pedestrians.



South Phoenix teens receive scholarships named after fallen officers  Arizona Republic

Teens from high schools in south Phoenix were awarded scholarships in memory of fallen police officers.



Scottsdale, Paradise Valley prime spots for celebrity homes  azcentral.com

Scottsdale and Paradise Valley have been home to many professional athletes, musicians and B-list celebrities over the years.



Vanessa Hudgens can pay fine or appear in court over Sedona carving  azcentral.com

Authorities say actress Vanessa Hudgens can pay a fine and restitution or appear in court for allegedly carving a heart into red rock in Sedona two months ago.



The Fire Inside  Phoenix New Times

Bob Khan and Nick Brunacini were high-school pals who became closer than brothers. They played freshman football at Cortez High School, served as ...



What Happened to Alice Cooper - News & Updates  Gazette Review

Alice Cooper is touted as the “Godfather of Shock Rock” due to his controversial and violent onstage theatrics. He also has more than 20 studio albums from his ...



12 Arizona teens who earned huge college scholarships  Arizona Republic

Every year, Arizona high-school seniors rake in thousands of dollars in college scholarships. Here are some of the biggest scholarship winners from schools ...



Interview: Dennis Dunaway on life with Alice Cooper  azcentral.com

Bassist Dennis Dunaway reflects on the writing of "Snakes! Guillotines! Electric Chairs! My Adventure in the Alice Cooper Group."



Scottsdale triplets named Merit Scholars, heading to Ivy League  azcentral.com

The academic life of Haley, Peter and Stanley Lee has included both competition and encouragement, and while graduation is looming, their camaraderie won't ...



17 Scottsdale-area students win National Merit Scholarships  azcentral.com

Seventeen Scottsdale-area students were among 70 high-school seniors statewide who won National Merit Scholarships underwritten by universities.



Lynda Carter Joining These 12 Arizona Celebrities on Hollywood Walk of Fame  Phoenix New Times

The 2018 Hollywood Walk of Fame inductees were announced on Thursday with several top celebrities getting their star, including Lin Manuel-Miranda, RuPaul, ...



Rock lifestyle caught up with Cooper guitarist Glen Buxton  AZ Central.com

Editor's note: This article originally ran in the Arizona Republic in October 1999, when a Valley tribute to Glen Buxton, a late member of Alice Cooper's original ...



2016 Phoenix music news: Roger Clyne and more  azcentral.com

Local Phoenix music heroes Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers have producer lined up for 2017 music, looking for studio time.



Which celebrities have been arrested in metro Phoenix?  Arizona Republic

PHOENIX -- The Phoenix-area has a long history of celebrities landing in handcuffs here. Which celebrities? Read to find out.



Is Justin Bieber really moving to Vail, Arizona?  azcentral.com

Rumors are circulating about the singer's relocation, but are they true?



Emma Stone as Cruella de Vil? It's true!  azcentral.com

Hometown fave Stone will star in the live-action "Cruella"



Frankie Muniz asking $2.795 million for Scottsdale home  azcentral.com

Known for his role in the TV sitcom "Malcolm in the Middle," Muniz now races cars and plays the drums in a band. He recently sold a car from the "Fast and ...



Downtown Phoenix: 11 don't-miss spots  azcentral.com

Downtown Phoenix is the place to find fun events, good food and interesting people.



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