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The memoir will feel slight in your hands, only 165 pages long. Even so, for sheer insight per page, “Man’s Search For Meaning” has no rival among books written in the last 100 years. 

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I recently came across a timely quote from Mindy Grossman, CEO of WW (former Weight Watchers) who shared, “Never waste a good crisis. Learn from it.” Certainly, in these ever-changing times, we are learning volumes from our new normal. 

The story of Sammy’s Mexican Grill and the Donald Trump haters should serve to remind us once again in America, politics replaced the National Football League as our favorite concussive contact sport. 

For‌ ‌decades,‌ ‌the‌ ‌Arizona‌ ‌Department‌ ‌of‌ ‌Health‌ ‌Services‌ ‌(ADHS)‌ ‌has‌ ‌done‌ ‌a‌ ‌good‌ job‌ ‌of‌ ‌making‌ ‌sure‌ ‌ambulance‌ ‌service‌ ‌in‌ ‌Arizona‌ ‌is‌ ‌safe,‌ ‌affordable,‌ ‌and‌ ‌available‌ ‌to‌ ‌everyone.‌ ‌

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School districts all over Arizona are challenged today by aging schools and inadequate funds to repair or replace them. This is a major problem for our educators and for the children they teach—and it is a violation of the Arizona Constitution, which requires the State to maintain a “general…

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Every few weeks, I board the airplane in Phoenix and fly east to Florida. There is no joy in the journey, a trip to vacation land that feels like anything but vacation.

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He was leading the biggest NASCAR race in the world, the Daytona 500, rubbing and racing at 200 mph, when a nudge from behind sent Ryan Newman’s Number 6 stock car into the wall.

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Nicholas Sarwark is the father of four preteen children. In his response to the State of the Union, delivered on behalf of the Libertarian Party (for which he serves as national chair), he mentions each of them are in debt to the tune of $70,633.

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She was born in September 1989, which makes her 30 in calendar years but it’s really the date of her rebirth that matters now.

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On Jan. 14, Sen. Elizabeth Warren released a “Plan to Cancel Student Debt on Day One of My Presidency.”  Warren would use the US Department of Education’s “broad legal authority” to cancel up to $50,000 of debt on behalf of up to 42 million borrowers.

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As we head into the new year, I wanted to let you know how much your Medicare premiums, deductibles and other out-of-pocket costs will be in 2020.

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As you are shopping this holiday season, we encourage you to spend your money locally. You may not be aware, but when you shop Avondale, the money you spend in your city reaps yearlong benefits for you and your community. 

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The Christmas season is my favorite time of the year, probably because of the traditions. Traditions such as Christmas music and colorful decorations make everything a little brighter I think it also makes people a little happier.

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Most times when you go to a concert, it’s the music you remember. With that said, it’s been a month since I saw Post Malone play in Glendale and still find myself pondering his parting message to his fans. 

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It is a small tract of land, not quite 83 acres, sitting on the northwest corner where Bethany Home Road and Citrus Road intersect.  At present, it plays host to a few acres of roses, but unlike the fate of the flowers in Pete Seeger’s iconic 1950s folk song, these flowers will go to the com…

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Annie Karni, Maggie Haberman and Sheila Kaplan  of the New York Times describe U.S. President Donald Trump’s proposed ban on flavored e-cigarette products as “a swift and bold reaction to a growing public health crisis affecting teenagers” that Trump backed away from “under pressure from his…

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While we’re all still in a tryptophan-infused haze, full of leftovers and good cheer, it feels only right to continue being thankful. Herewith, one of Arizonan’s list of people and things that inspire gratitude on a daily basis.

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The Environmental Protection Agency recently revised some rules governing oil-and-gas rig methane emissions. Environmentalists in Congress immediately cried foul, with U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., describing the proposal as a “horrifying blow” and U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone Jr., D-N.J., cal…

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The US House of Representatives soberly fulfills its constitutional obligation to investigate alleged wrongdoing by a sitting president, steadily building its case for that president’s impeachment.

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My mother’s father, a dressmaker, was a man I cannot remember speaking a word, though I met him a few times when I was a little boy. 

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Much of what makes life in this Valley appealing is the state’s rugged desert feel. The landscape is rough hereabouts, all scrub growth and cactus that can tear flesh.

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Is government-facilitated re-importation of prescription medicines from Canada – a policy now supported by politicians as diverse as President Donald Trump and Senator Bernard Sanders – an issue of free trade, or a backdoor method of imposing price controls? That’s the way the question is us…

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I recently came across a timely quote from Mindy Grossman, CEO of WW (former Weight Watchers) who shared, “Never waste a good crisis. Learn from it.” Certainly, in these ever-changing times, we are learning volumes from our new normal.