Main Feature

Do you dare to unplug and take in some of the state’s freshest air? Spring has sprung, and it’s the perfect time to take your family or schoolmates on a WILD Arizona adventure!!!

In My Neighborhood

Author Stine Gives Kids Goosebumps
Chapin Builds Bridges with Arizona Kids
Visit the Children’s Museum Tucson
Designer Hits It Big at Phoenix Fashion Week 2017
Glendale Glitters Offers Holiday Shine!
Wildlife World Welcomes Sea Lion Pup

Kids in the Know

  • It Could Happen to You!

    I was not sure what to think about it because I do not know anyone who wears hearing aids my age.

  • The Pony Express Rides Again

    The Hashknife Handoff Pony Express begins their ride from Holbrook to Scottsdale on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018.

  • Former Young Reporter Makes the Big Time at CNN

    As a Bear Essential News Young Reporter, Alexander Rosen interviewed former President Bill Clinton. Now, as an adult, Rosen is a CNN digital producer. 

Going Places

Sports Beat

Movies & TV

  • Young Musician Shines in ‘Coco’

    Miguel! Nice to meet you! Anthony Gonzalez that is. Gonzalez is the voice of Miguel in the Disney/Pixar movie “Coco.”

  • Disney animator talks Moana, inspirations

    Darrin Butters, a veteran Disney animator, spent a day meeting with bloggers and journalists in Phoenix, Ariz., on Friday, Nov.