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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

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Free fly-fishing basics to be taught at McQueen

The Zane Grey Chapter of Troup Unlimited is teaming up with the Arizona Game and Fish Department and the Town of Gilbert Parks and Recreation Department to hold a free Youth Fly-Fishing Basics workshop. It...

Acupuncture franchise expands into Gilbert

Modern Acupuncture, the first franchise to make the natural health and cosmetic benefits of acupuncture available in an accessible and affordable delivery, has opened in Gilbert at San Tan Pavilions, 1887 E. Williams Field...

Higley robotics program aims for inclusiveness

GSN NEWS STAFF The impact of a unique robotics program that Williams Field High School pioneered in Arizona last year is catching on. Unified Robotics – which brings typical and special students working together on projects...

Kids read to seniors at American Orchards Center

GSN News Staff Gilbert Arts Academy students recently honored local senior citizens by sharing time and reading stories together. Gilbert Arts Academy kindergartners and sixth-graders visited American Orchards Senior Assisted Living Center and read to a...

Town OKs second Little Sunshine’s Playhouse

By Cecilia Chan GSN Managing Editor Construction of a children’s daycare center is expected to begin in October at the northwest corner of Higley and Germann roads. Gilbert Planning Commission last Wednesday unanimously approved without comment...

Dates set for Clean Elections legislative debates in Gilbert

By Cecilia Chan GSN Managing Editor Voters can watch candidates spar for their votes in an upcoming debate for Legislative District 12, which includes Gilbert and Queen Creek, as well as LD 17, which covers...

Church, nonprofit come to aid of impoverished Venezuelans

GSN News Staff Venezuela has plummeted to the bottom of the world economy and its communist government has made it almost impossible for churches to come to its people’s aid. But a small congregation in Mesa...

Mass prayer gathering for women to focus on kids and schools

By Coty Dolores Miranda, Contributor The “Unshaken Arizona” conference organized by Moms in Prayer International hopes to have a mass prayer for children, grandchildren and the schools they attend around the world. Kay West and Michelle...

Hunger still a problem for EV kids and adults

By Cecilia Chan, GSN Managing Editor A few years ago, Derrick Bunting worked a minimum-wage job and at one point two jobs, to keep a roof overhead and food on the table for himself and...

Audubon Society seeking unique landscapes to showcase on tour

The Desert Rivers Audubon Society, the East Valley’s chapter, is looking for backyards and business landscapes that feature plants and trees native to the Sonora Desert. Qualifying landscapes may be chosen for the annual Tour...