MCC Baseball Team Wins 4 Straight to Play for National Title

Community College baseball team rattled off four straight wins in the National Junior College Athletic Association Division II National Championship tournament and play for the title Saturday night in Enid, Okla. MCC...

Posted on Monday, June 2, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh

Mesa Diversity Efforts Pick Up Steam; More Work Needed

The need to have broader representation of minorities in leadership positions in Mesa is discussed in this article. The majority of City Council and Mesa Public Schools board members are White males. “All those (...

Posted on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh

Maricopa College District Raises Property Taxes

Property owners will see higher taxes this July after the Maricopa County Community College District governing board approved an increase in the tax levy Tuesday night. Maricopa college district raises property taxes....

Posted on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh

Mesa United Way Campaign Finale Luncheon

Mesa Community College was named Community Partner of the Year for its outstanding educational programs and for assisting Mesa United Way with a number of initiatives. Campaign nears goal; final push is needed to close...

Posted on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh

Maricopa Colleges Work to Address Remedial Needs

About 60 percent of incoming students at the 10 colleges in the Maricopa County Community College District test into at least one remedial, or developmental-education, course. These classes, for people whose skills are...

Posted on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh

Mesa High School Senior Hand Paints Prom Dress

Henry David Thoreau once said, “This world is but a canvas to our imagination.” Mesa, Arizona, high school senior Julia Reidhead used her imagination to replicate her favorite painting, Vincent van Gogh...

Posted on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh