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Lawsuit against regents, universities is bad for business

By DENNY BARNEY, GSN Guest Writer Few would disagree with the notion that generating new business opportunities and supporting education is good for the people of Arizona. If we can agree that business and education are...

Don’t ignore someone’s depression before it’s too late

By Kimberly McWilliams, LPC, GSN Guest Writer Someone you know – maybe your child, a teenager down the block or an adult family member, friend or colleague – is hurting inside. You’ve noticed abrupt changes in...

For us transplants, home is where the heart is

By David Leibowitz, GSN Columnist When does a place become home? The question occurs to you as you pack your suitcase, another airplane departure a few hours away. You are headed back east to celebrate the...

Boycotting Prescott now seems like a good idea

By David Leibowitz, GSN Columnist Some ideas get better the more you consider them. A perfect example: The East Valley NAACP’s Dec. 5th call for a boycott of the City of Prescott over a years-long...

2 attractions offer veterans a stirring tribute

2 attractions offer veterans a stirring tribute By Mike Phillips No matter when or where you served, if you are a veteran, chances are that experience left lasting impressions. Military service helps shape our character and our...

Border tear-gassing raises questions with no answers

By David Leibowitz, GSN Columnist If the adage remains true and a picture is worth a thousand words, then the photograph, shot on Nov 25, is worth the tens of thousands words that have been...

After all is said and done, I was wrong about Riggs

By David Leibowitz, GSN Columnist It was one of those stupid social media fights that remind you afterward of two boys scrapping on a schoolyard for the entertainment of a few grade-schoolers. The whole thing encompassed...

Those we love live within us this Thanksgiving

By David Leibowitz, GSN Columnist Now comes our family’s season of firsts: first Thanksgiving meal, first Christmas morning, first anniversary of my mother’s death. It feels impossible to believe a year has passed without her voice...

Election Day’s biggest loser wasn’t even on the ballot

By David Leibowitz GSN Columnist   By 9 o’clock in the morning on Election Tuesday 2018, it was time to call it. Among all the candidates in the Valley, there already was a clear loser, and he...

Hate chewing up our once common ground

By David Leibowitz GSN Columnist   The pipe bombs, crudely constructed but effective in generating headlines, arrived on a Wednesday morning. CNN got one. Barack Obama was sent a package. Hillary Clinton as well. Two amateur bombs...