VOL. 20  ISSUE NO. 49   |    DECEMBER 3 – 9, 2014

ballot boxBY LINDA BENTLEY  |  DECEMBER 3, 2014

Candidate packets available for March 10 recall election

CAVE CREEK – Now that the four councilmen subject to recall: Adam Trenk (vice mayor), Mike Durkin, Reg Monachino and Charles Spitzer, are heading to a March 10, 2015 election, citizens interested in running against any one of the four recalled councilmen may pick up a candidate packet at town hall.


Outsiders push to impose new rules for Cave Creek’s trails

Council gets tongue lashing during Call to the Public

CAVE CREEK – Monday night’s council meeting began with Diane Vasily of the Desert Awareness Park Committee taking to the podium for Call to the Public.


ADF educates school districts on constitutionality of Christmas

School districts tread on dangerous legal ground if they stifle religious expression of students with regard to Christmas

SCOTTSDALE – Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF), an alliance-building, Scottsdale-based, nonprofit legal organization that advocates for the right of people to live out their faith, sent a legal memo and myth/fact sheet to over 13,000 public school districts nationwide to explain the constitutionality of recognizing Christmas, participating in Christmas-related events and allowing various forms of Christmas expression.

DECEMBER 3, 2014

Scottsdale woman in need of life-saving transplant

SCOTTSDALE – With the cost of a transplant often exceeding $500,000, many transplant families are unable to shoulder the financial burden of such a procedure.

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