Arizona issued public schools final letter grades in April for the first time since 2014. The way the state evaluates schools has been evolving for the last two decades. Some of the state’s lowest-performing schools say it’s still a system that hurts more than helps. Search Arizona School Grades By School, District →
Bob Parsons’ real estate company, YAM Properties LLC, bought the complex from the company iStar Inc. It paid $133 million for 533,000 square feet of developed space and 33 acres of undeveloped space. More Arizona Business News →
A lot of havens of culture are trying to change — both to attract more people of diverse backgrounds and to try to get younger generations to appreciate what’s on their stages, behind their doors or hanging on their walls. That’s certainly the case when it comes to museums.
The city of Phoenix has a new mayor. Though she’ll only be holding the position until election results determine former Mayor Greg Stanton’s longer-term successor, Thelda Williams takes the reins of the city for a third interim period, and she’ll serve at least until November.
Early this year, at the Arizona State Capitol, we saw the #MeToo movement play out when state representative Don Shooter was expelled from the legislature by his fellow representatives for allegations of sexual misconduct.
School’s out for summer. Students may feel free from the responsibilities of homework and tests, but parents — well, they’ve got to figure out what to do with their kids during the next 10 to 12 weeks while they’re at work.
According to the company MedAvail, the so-called MedCenters will dispense a prescription in less than ninety seconds and customers will have all day and night access to a comprehensive pharmacist service.
Canada has long been a close and friendly ally of the United States. However, that relationship has been tested recently by the war of words between President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as a result of last week’s G-7 Summit in Quebec.