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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

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Rosh Hashanah services set at Pollack Chabad Center

Rabbi Mendy Deitsch of Chabad of the East Valley has announced that traditional Rosh Hashanah services will be Sept. 9-11 at the Pollack Chabad Center for Jewish Life, 875 N. McClintock Drive in Chandler,...

Ballet Etudes ‘Nutcracker’ auditions Saturday

Dancers ages 7-18 may audition Saturday for Ballet Etudes’ annual presentation of “The Nutcracker” its studio, 2401 E. Baseline Road in Gilbert. Dancers need not be a company member nor must they be enrolled at...

Contests in legislative districts keep primary roiling

GSN News Staff If weighing in on key statewide and Town Council elections isn’t enough, Gilbert voters on Tuesday will be settling some competitive intra-party struggles for nominations in most East Valley legislative districts –...

Area women’s charitable group makes its first ‘big give’

GSN News Staff A group of kind-hearted women who have banded together to make an impact with their charitable giving made their first “big give” recently. The East Valley chapter of 100+ Women Who Care Valley...

Bridges Elementary students are excited about garden project

Bridges Elementary students arrived on campus July 23 to find garden boxes in which they soon would plant vegetables and flowers for all to enjoy and study. Last year, the Higley School District students elected...

Gilbert man stationed aboard U.S. Navy warship

By Brian Glunt GSN Guest Writer A 2016 Campo Verde High School graduate and Gilbert native is serving our country in the Navy, living on the coast of Spain and participating in a critical NATO...

Balancing kids and technology

Parents who want to know how to protect their children online and keep them from becoming too immersed in gaming will want to sign up for a family evening of student and parent education. The...

Playa del Rey Elementary educator teaches to change lives

The personal connection that teacher Robert Schumacher has with special education began years ago while in high school in Michigan. “I kind of fell in love with special education ever since high school, when I...

Red Cross urgently needs blood

The Week Ahead The American Red Cross seeks East Valley donors of all blood types to overcome an ongoing emergency blood shortage. To thank those who donate blood or platelets through Aug. 30, the Red Cross...

ArtVille returning to i.d.e.a. Museum

The eight-week early-learning program ArtVille Academy, designed to prepare youngster for a smooth transition into school, returns on Thursdays from 9 a.m. until noon beginning Aug. 16 at the i.d.e.a. Museum, 150 W. Pepper...