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PHOENIX - The state's child protection program is getting new scrutiny, with Gov. Jan Brewer reviewing the program with her social services director and advocates expressing concern about backlogs in ...

by Michelle Ye Hee Lee - Sept. 25, 2011 12:00 AM The Arizona Republic Maricopa County violated federal dust-pollution standards a record number of times this year, but local officials hope to ...

Attorney General Tom Horne says Arizona community colleges cannot classify illegal immigrants as in-state students for tuition purposes. Horne made that finding in a formal opinion issued Thursday. ...

John Lyons, one of the most respected horse trainers in the world, will bring his expertise to the third annual Queen Creek Horse Expo in support of Rett Syndrome, a disorder of the nervous system ...

The Queen Creek Schools Education Foundation hosts the fourth annual Golf Outing on Saturday, Oct. 1 at Las Colinas Golf Course in Queen Creek. Shotgun start at 7:30 a.m.Player fees are $75 per ...

by Srianthi Perera - Sept. 22, 2011 09:25 AM The Arizona Republic In a multitude of ways ranging from installing monuments and museum exhibits to enacting plays and enhancing the state's geography ...

In an effort to spur economic development, Queen Creek Inc. was opened in February. Eleven businesses have participated and town staff are planning to present to council in six months seeking an ...

President Barack Obama's administration said Thursday that 1,200 National Guard troops will remain on watch for drug traffickers and illegal immigrants in Arizona and other states neighboring Mexico ...

Sept. 7, 2011 10:32 AM The Republic | azcentral.com Queen Creek's tight finances have prompted the town to consolidate its services for residents at one location. The move was partly prompted by ...

by Ginger Rough - Sept. 6, 2011 01:30 PM The Arizona Republic Arizona must continue to provide health-care benefits to the partners of gay and lesbian government workers, at least for the time ...

by Daniel González - Sept. 6, 2011 12:00 AM The Arizona Republic As Friday prayers began, three men wearing long linen robes hurried through the parking lot and headed for the front door of the ...

by Srianthi Perera - Sept. 5, 2011 11:28 AM The Arizona Republic In a multitude of ways ranging from installing monuments and museum exhibits to enacting plays and enhancing the state's geography ...

WASHINGTON - The Federal Election Commission voted Thursday to let Rep. Gabrielle Giffords use about $2,200 in campaign funds for security improvements at her Texas home. Ruling that the January ...

COTTONWOOD – The wine-tasting room at Page Springs Cellars and Vineyard bustled with tourists from all over the country on a recent weekday, including Patricia Ramirez and Richard Morales of ...