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

Maricopa District to Vote on Tax Hike

As it prepares to seek a property tax increase, the Maricopa County Community College District is facing questions about the large amount of money it has in reserve. Maricopa district to vote on tax hike.pdf

Posted on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh

Man Hikes Length of Grand Canyon

Dr. Andrew Holycross is one of only three Arizonans who have hiked the length of the Grand Canyon on both sides of the Colorado River. Holycross and his wife hiked the Grand Canyon many times together, but during a trip...

Posted on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 by Sally Mesarosh