Today, we can actually ditch the car as we stand on the platform at the light rail station at Encanto. We’ve reached the section of Central between McDowell and Bethany Home. Back in the day, this area was known for cruising, but today — it’s more about the train.
The Hopi Tribe has lost another legal battle in its push to have the United States cover the costs of bringing safe drinking water to the reservation. That ruling came down from a Federal Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday.
The Peoria Unified School District Governing Board met Thursday night to discuss how to save money and not lose students. The district is considering going to a four day school week because of budget cuts.
Friday marks the first night of the Jewish holiday Passover, which begins with the traditional seder meal. At the seder, many Jews have a custom of saying by the time the holiday rolls around next year, they hope they will be in Jerusalem. But in fact, many wind up right here in Arizona.