Arts

Scores of young stars to take the stage in ‘Annie Jr.’
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Scores of young stars to take the stage in ‘Annie Jr.’

December 6th, 2016 | by Gilbert Sun News
GSN NEWS STAFF It was 9:15 p.m. on a Friday and the studio was buzzing with excitement. Grade-school girls raced through the halls, packing up their dance bags, storing the prop brooms and buckets and singing bits and pieces of...
Gilbert Days reminds town that its beginnings are rooted in Western tradition
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Gilbert Days reminds town that its beginnings are rooted in Western tradition

November 27th, 2016 | by Gilbert Sun News
By Srianthi Perera Horse ranches, dairy farms, agriculture and the rodeo lifestyle were much a part of Gilbert during its “Hay Capital” days. Nowadays, the town gets a flamboyant reminder of its roots with Gilbert Days, when...
Pony Express an exercise in patience during days of email
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Pony Express an exercise in patience during days of email

November 20th, 2016 | by Gilbert Sun News
By Srianthi Perera   People nowadays become impatient if an email doesn’t send or arrive in a couple of seconds. Imagine the days of the Pony Express. From April 1860 to October 1861, the Pony Express, mainly consisting of...
Daisy blossoming with opportunities this year
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Daisy blossoming with opportunities this year

November 10th, 2016 | by Gilbert Sun News
By Savannah Haas   For 22-year-old Anthony Perre, playing music has been a moving experience. He and his Daisy bandmates have made their mark on fans and local radio stations, specifically with their debut EP “In...