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Run To Fight Children’s Cancer

by on January 13, 2020 0

The Run to Fight Children’s Cancer is the largest race in Arizona dedicated solely to fighting against pediatric cancer. The 10th annual race will take place this year at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick. All proceeds will benefit the Children’s Cancer Network and Phoenix Children’s Hospital. The event celebrates survivorship and honors those...

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Phoenix Symphony Selects A New President and CEO

by on January 7, 2020 0

The Phoenix Symphony has selected a new president and CEO to replace Jim Ward, who is retiring after leading the organization since 2011. Effective Jan. 21, Suzanne Wilson will take over the nonprofit organization, as Ward pursues work in the private sector. Coming from New York City, Wilson previously served as executive director of...

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Phoenix Police End 2019 With Fewer Shootings After Record High In 2018

by on January 6, 2020 0

The Phoenix police ended 2019 with significantly fewer officer-involved shootings than the department’s record-breaking number the previous year. In 2018, there were 44 shootings that involved Phoenix officers, breaking the previous record of 33 in 2013. According to statistics, there were only 15 in 2019, a 66% drop. Public outcry after 2018’s record high...

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