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GLENDALE NEWS & SOCIAL MEDIA

Avalanche beat Coyotes 6-2, sweep 2-game series

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Jacob MacDonald broke a tie with his first goal of the season and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Arizona Coyotes 6-2 on Saturday night to sweep the two-game, two-day …

Avalanche hold on in final seconds for 3-2 win over Coyotes

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Nazem Kadri had a goal and two assists, Hunter Miska stopped 16 of 18 shots and the Colorado Avalanche held on to beat the Arizona Coyotes 3-2 on Friday night. The …
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Study: Glendale has most affordable rent rates in Valley

While Glendale is in the midst of an apartment construction boom, one study shows the city has the most affordable rent prices in the Valley.

Glendale reappoints city judge to new term

Glendale’s City Judge Manuel Delgado will serve on the city court for at least another four years.

Coyotes rally from 3 down to beat Ducks 4-3 in shootout

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Conor Garland and Christian Dvorak each scored in a shootout, and the Arizona Coyotes rallied from a three-goal deficit for the second straight game to beat the Anaheim Ducks …
Neighbors & Good News
IN The Know
Dodger fans: Taking heat in the desert

The Diamondbacks are the Valley of the Sun’s undisputed hometown team, with a large and loyal red sea of support to prove it. Yet the fan base of their biggest rival, the Los Angeles Dodgers, can give them the blues, especially on their home turf.

Boys & Girls Clubs honor 3 West Valley teens

Glendale’s Brad Anderson reflects on Super Bowl win with ’85 Bears

Red Cross blood drive coming to Glendale

Drive-thru food distribution coming to Glendale

Prep Sports & Education Reporting
WEST VALLEY PREPS

Hat trick lifts Ironwood soccer past sudden Sunrise Mountain comeback

Most soccer hat tricks are like a victory lap in a mismatch. The third goal of this one was the game winner that capped a wild final 20 minutes. Region and district rivals Ironwood and Sunrise …
WEST VALLEY PREPS

Ironwood fends off dangerous young Millennium basketball team

Ironwood's veterans made enough plays in the final five minutes of the Feb. 16 rematch of the 2020 5A final to outscore Millennium 13-9 and hold off the young Tigers. Barley, though. Millennium …
WEST VALLEY PREPS

Relentless Mustangs girls wear out Mountain Ridge

Often times, relentless effort and connected team play on offense and defense are enough for a basketball team to win even when their jump shots aren't falling. That was the case for the visiting Sunrise Mountain
WEST VALLEY PREPS

AIA allows for visiting parents starting Feb. 8

The Arizona Interscholastic Association executive board announced Thursday that due to improving COVID-19 metrics up to two parents or legal guardians may attend their student-athletes' home and away games as allowed by the school and county guidelines.

DVUSD student, mom to appear on ‘Kelly Clarkson Show’

Like most moms, April Luyt hopes that her kids will grow up to be kind and selfless people.
Education

The community at Mountain Ridge High School, 22800 N. 67th Ave., Glendale, came together recently to honor the passing of a staff member.

The Dysart Unified School District recently announced the winners of the district spelling bee, which was conducted virtually this year. Mason Berger from Marley Park Elementary School won
Glendale Business & Opinions
Entertainment
Brandon Quintin Adams, Victor DiMattia, Grant Gelt, Chauncey Leopardi, Shane Obedzinski, Patrick Renna, and Marty York star in 1993’s “The Sandlot.”

‘The Sandlot’ coming to Glendale drive-in movie night

The “Movies By Moonlight” series continues next week in Glendale.
Casting Crowns will bring their “Night Under The Stars” drive-in concert tour to Glendale on March 18.

Glendale's Gila River Arena to host outdoor concert, look ahead

With coronavirus case counts and the numbers of Americans receiving the vaccination both trending in healthier directions, there are signs on the horizon that conditions may allow a return to live entertainment.
This 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon, with 793 miles, is part of the Steve Todhunter collection.

1,200-car lineup coming to Mecum Collector Car Auction

Mecum Auctions will host its third annual auction in Glendale, at State Farm Stadium, 1 Cardinals Drive, this March 18-20.
Actors run through a scene at Glendale’s Spotlight Youth Theatre, which is a Governor’s Arts Awards nominee.

Glendale contributors among Governor’s Arts Awards nominees

Glendale contributors are among more than 100 artists, arts organizations and administrators, businesses and philanthropists from communities across Arizona nominated for the 40th annual Governor’s Arts Awards.

West Valley Arts Council sets Black History Month events

In observance of Black History Month and in recognition of the contributions African American artists have made in the community and the greater culture, West Valley Arts Council will present its newest exhibition, Imprint: African Americans in the Arts.
The Arizona Swing Kings back up vocalist Vito Maynes at a past concert in Surprise.

Big band Kings looking to swing again

        More Information: https://www.azswingkings.com/ Big band Kings looking to swing again Arizona Swing Kings have Peoria gig booked - 1st in almost a …
From left, Greg Mc Whorter, Ray Carter, Priscilla Pinches and Rich La Rose will perform Jan. 9 as the Priscilla Rose Band in Glendale.

Rose Band to make Westgate main stage debut in Glendale

The Priscilla Rose Band will make their debut on the outdoor Main Stage at the Westgate Entertainment District in Glendale.
Baby reticulated giraffe Noel was born at Wildlife World Zoo, Aquarium & Safari Park just before Christmas

She’s already 6 feet tall: Wildlife World Zoo welcomes baby giraffe Noel

Wildlife World Zoo, Aquarium & Safari Park in Litchfield Park is celebrating the holiday season with the birth of Noel, a baby reticulated giraffe who arrived just before Christmas.
Chris Hamby, left, and Andre Licardi.

Nominations open for Governor’s Arts Awards

Nominations are open for the 40th Annual Governor’s Arts Awards for 2021, which will be presented to individuals, businesses and organizations that have made substantial and outstanding contributions to arts and culture in Arizona.
Peregrine falcons will highlight the Watchable Wildlife Program’s first virtual experience. [Submitted photo]

AZGFD to kick off virtual speaker wildlife series Jan. 7 

The Arizona Game and Fish Department (AZGFD) is getting ready to roll out a new and exciting way to keep people connected with the state’s diverse wildlife.
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