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Boomer holding lantern wearing explorer hat. Type Boomer Goes Treasure Hunting!

Imagine decoding a tattered old map, puzzling out clues, following in the footsteps of an infamous pirate, and digging up buried treasure! The shiny coins and sparkle of jewels might be bright, but not as dazzling as the thrill of discovery.

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In My Neighborhood

PLANTING TREES DURING LOCKDOWN
SPRING TRAINING IS HERE!
VALLEY METRO KEEPS PEOPLE MOVING
HOLT RECEIVES WALTER CRONKITE AWARD
GILBERT OFFICER GOES OVER THE EDGE
GIVING THANKS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

Kids in the Know

  • FOR FALL FUN, MAKE & DECORATE

     I am going to write about the festive spirit of the season of fall (not capitalizing the word “fall” is actually proper grammar!). So, let’s get into some fall-themed fun!

  • JOIN THE CLUB––GIRLS WHO CODE

     Girls in 6th-12th grades are invited to join a free “Girls Who Code” club hosted by Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) at UArizona.

  • KEEPING THE LIGHT RAIL ROLLING IS A BIG JOB!

     Think you know everything there is to know about light rail? Think again!

Going Places

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

  • 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.

  • SPIDER-MAN HAS A COOL NEW VERSE

    “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” was released in movie theaters Dec. 14. So far it has gotten good reviews from critics.