The White House had reporters scrambling Friday night when it made 180 staff financial disclosures available on the web. Derek Kravitz is a research editor at ProPublica, one of the newsrooms that came together to tackle the news dump.
Early on the morning of Final Four Saturday, Kenneth Sutton was one of the first people to step on the hardwood court at Harmon Park Community Center. He quickly lofted an arcing shot that became the first basketball to rip through one of the brand new nets.
Arizona begins the 2017 regular season today when they host the division rival San Francisco Giants at Chase Field. And after a disastrous 2016 for the team, there’s fresh management both on and off the field.
Mesa has existing assistance programs such as “Clean Sweep,” which dispatches giant dumpsters for bulk trash to neighborhoods. But residents can’t use those programs if they don’t know about them in the first place.
Starting Monday, a popular trail near the bottom of the Grand Canyon will be closed for at least a week for repairs. It’s one of several trails within the Canyon that have recently been closed due to rockslides and instability.
The Valley has never been one to shy away from the spotlight, holding major sporting events like the Super Bowl and the Baseball All-Star Game. But, all eyes are on Glendale again, as the University of Phoenix Stadium plays host to the NCAA Final Four tournament this weekend.