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Tuft & Needle offers a comfortable mattress, honest sheets and pliant pillow
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Tuft & Needle offers a comfortable mattress, honest sheets and pliant pillow

October 9th, 2017 | by Santan Sun
By Srianthi Perera John-Thomas Marino had a bad mattress-shopping experience five years ago. “It was worse than shopping for a used car. My co-founder and I decided – this was in Silicon Valley – to build a mattress...
Teens cement bond playing conjoined twins
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Teens cement bond playing conjoined twins

October 9th, 2017 | by Santan Sun
By Colleen Sparks With the many hours they spend practicing lines, learning songs and battling nerves as they portray characters on stage, it’s no wonder actors bond with each other like family members. But two Chandler...
Kajukenbo, a practical martial defense that anyone can learn
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Kajukenbo, a practical martial defense that anyone can learn

October 8th, 2017 | by Santan Sun
By Melody Birkett “Go, hit, palm strike.” I can feel the adrenaline rush. “Boom, right into the eye. Eyes, nose, throat — that can cause pain,” said Kelly Corder, Kaju Arizona Studio co-owner and instructor....
Bishops salon nurtures neighborhood vibe
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Bishops salon nurtures neighborhood vibe

October 7th, 2017 | by Santan Sun
By Srianthi Perera At Bishops, a haircut is an added bonus to socializing. Or so it seems. The franchised salon with an edgy identity and spirited brand culture from Portland, Oregon recently opened its second outlet in the...
Imogen Cunningham’s art on display
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Imogen Cunningham’s art on display

October 6th, 2017 | by Santan Sun
By GSN Staff “Imogen Cunningham: Through Her Lens,” an exhibition of vintage and estate prints by Imogen Cunningham, will be held through October 21 at Ryan Gallery, Art Intersection in Gilbert. One of the first professional...
Arizona Wilderness’ funky beers include a stout with mushrooms
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Arizona Wilderness’ funky beers include a stout with mushrooms

October 5th, 2017 | by Santan Sun
By Wayne Schutsky Gilbert’s Arizona Wilderness Brewing Co. celebrated its 4th anniversary over Labor Day weekend with a full slate of events and special releases that highlight just how far the craft brewer has come since it...
Gilbert’s new superintendent starts role this month
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Gilbert’s new superintendent starts role this month

October 4th, 2017 | by Santan Sun
By Srianthi Perera Shane McCord, assistant superintendent of Mesa Public Schools and a former employee of Gilbert Public Schools, has assumed the role of superintendent at GPS. His employment contract began October 2 and ends...
Mesquite High’s experiment to fly on International Space Station
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Mesquite High’s experiment to fly on International Space Station

October 3rd, 2017 | by Santan Sun
By Eduardo Barraza Can growing peanuts in space drastically reduce the need for fertilizer, and provide a ready food source for astronauts to make the long journey to Mars? A space experiment designed by students at Mesquite...
Welcome Home Veterans Park project gets underway
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Welcome Home Veterans Park project gets underway

October 2nd, 2017 | by Santan Sun
By Srianthi Perera An inspirational Arizona landmark will soon begin to take shape in Gilbert. The Welcome Home Veterans Park, anchored by an 80 percent scale of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington D.C., is due to start...
EV teen suicide cluster alarms officials
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EV teen suicide cluster alarms officials

October 1st, 2017 | by Santan Sun
By Jim Walsh Seven East Valley teenagers committed suicide during a six-week period this summer, creating a disturbing suicide cluster and a grassroots effort to do everything possible to prevent additional deaths. The unusual...