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Most kids were online quite a bit before the pandemic. You may have watched a viral video, laughed at a meme or gif that your friend texted to you, played games online, or video chatted with out-of-state grandparents or cousins. A lot of kids are connected, but the last year and a half changed things in a big way. Being online went from being a convenience to becoming a necessity for kids and families.

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In My Neighborhood

RETIRED TEACHER HELPS KIDS READ
I LOVE LEGO! HOW ABOUT YOU?
AZ ARTIST SPREADS JOY WITH MURALS
IT'S DOG DAYS AT THE GARDEN
FLYING HIGH IN BUCKEYE
MEET METEOROLOGIST ROYAL NORMAN

Kids in the Know

  • CAPTURE THE LUNAR RAINBOW

     Do you know what a lunar rainbow is?

  • HUBBLE TELESCOPE IS BACK TO WORK

     After a month of repairing an odd glitch, NASA has returned the instruments on the Hubble Space Telescope to operational status. The collection of data has also resumed.

  • NATURE IS THE FOCUS AT ASU CENTER

     Did you know that jackrabbits have color-changing ears? Sounds fake, right?

Going Places

  • CAMPOUT IS A FUN ADVENTURE

     Last month my family and I went on a Cub Scout Camping weekend at Camp Raymond in Williams, Ariz

  • MAN RUNS MOUSE TO MOUSE FOR A CAUSE

     Marathon runner Don Muchow made history by being the first person to run from Disneyland to Walt

  • EXPLORE LIKE AN ASTRONAUT

     Just think about being in space…. Imagine being in the rocket ship and the space shuttle.

  • SCIENCE IS FOR EVERYONE

     Science is everywhere and for everyone. It is something that allows us to ask and get answers.

  • ASTRONAUTS IN PHOENIX

     Have you ever wanted to become anastronaut and explore space?

  • ENJOYING AND CARING FOR THE EARTH

    I’ve been enjoying the Earth while being out of school, becau

Sports Beat

  • D-backs Peralta Achieves His Dream

     Imagine dreaming that one day you’ll become a professional baseball player. What would it look like for you?

  • Team Sports Have Positive Impact

    Team sports offer kids a great opportunity to build social kills key to growing up. 

  • You’ll Run into Characters at Disney Races

    Runners run past Tinkerbell’s Pixie Hollow, alongside the sights of Downtown Disney and even over to Tom Sawyer’s Island in half-marathon runDisney races.

Movies & TV

  • LUCA TELLS A FISHY TALE OF FRIENDSHIP

     Have you ever seen best friends meet for the first time? What if they were sea monsters? Most likely not. But you can if you watch the movie “Luca.”

  • PHOENIX FAN FUSION FIRES UP FANS!

     As summer is rolling around, so are some of fans’ favorite conventions like Phoenix Fan Fusion, San Diego Comic-Con, Vidcon and MegaMania.

  • DISNEY HEROINES TAKE THE ICE

    I entered a Bear Essential contest and won tickets to see Disney on Ice, Dare To Dream. During the show, five Disney heroines made an appearance.