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Are you one of those Crafty Kids? Header with photo of scissors, bag and string.

Cardboard cutout of reindeer.Whether you are looking for something fun to do at home, or you are planning your holiday gifts, now is a perfect time to get crafty! A handmade gift shows you care and lets the recipient enjoy a unique creation that has your personal stamp on it.

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In My Neighborhood

PLANTING TREES DURING LOCKDOWN
SPRING TRAINING IS HERE!
VALLEY METRO KEEPS PEOPLE MOVING
HOLT RECEIVES WALTER CRONKITE AWARD
GILBERT OFFICER GOES OVER THE EDGE
GIVING THANKS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

Kids in the Know

  • THE SCIENCE BEHIND FALL LEAVES

     Have you ever wondered why leaves change color in the fall? Have you ever noticed that when they change color they flutter to the ground?

  • INTERVIEW WITH A VETERAN

     I enjoyed interviewing a veteran and I learned a lot. In the military, he is known as Chaplain (Major) Danny Hughes, United States Army. One becomes a veteran after they have served a deployment.

  • COVID-19 MAKES HALLOWEEN EVEN SPOOKIER

     Halloween is traditionally scary with masks and monsters, but due to the pandemic of COVID-19, many people are starting to wonder what Halloween will look like this year.

Going Places

Sports Beat

  • D-backs Peralta Achieves His Dream

     Imagine dreaming that one day you’ll become a professional baseball player. What would it look like for you?

  • Team Sports Have Positive Impact

    Team sports offer kids a great opportunity to build social kills key to growing up. 

  • You’ll Run into Characters at Disney Races

    Runners run past Tinkerbell’s Pixie Hollow, alongside the sights of Downtown Disney and even over to Tom Sawyer’s Island in half-marathon runDisney races.

Movies & TV

  • PHOENIX FAN FUSION FIRES UP FANS!

     As summer is rolling around, so are some of fans’ favorite conventions like Phoenix Fan Fusion, San Diego Comic-Con, Vidcon and MegaMania.

  • DISNEY HEROINES TAKE THE ICE

    I entered a Bear Essential contest and won tickets to see Disney on Ice, Dare To Dream. During the show, five Disney heroines made an appearance.

  • SPIDER-MAN HAS A COOL NEW VERSE

    “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” was released in movie theaters Dec. 14. So far it has gotten good reviews from critics.