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Boomer dressed up for election day. Race fo the White House type.

Have you ever thought about why we vote, or how the whole process even works? Boomer has done some research to help make it easier to understand!   

The U.S. Constitution established our country as a democracy and defines how it shall run. Although our democracy is not perfect, the freedom to choose who leads us—the right to vote—is one of our most important freedoms.

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In My Neighborhood

PLANTING TREES DURING LOCKDOWN
SPRING TRAINING IS HERE!
VALLEY METRO KEEPS PEOPLE MOVING
HOLT RECEIVES WALTER CRONKITE AWARD
GILBERT OFFICER GOES OVER THE EDGE
GIVING THANKS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

Kids in the Know

  • JOIN THE CLUB––GIRLS WHO CODE

     Girls in 6th-12th grades are invited to join a free “Girls Who Code” club hosted by Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) at UArizona.

  • KEEPING THE LIGHT RAIL ROLLING IS A BIG JOB!

     Think you know everything there is to know about light rail? Think again!

  • MIRROR TEST REFLECT ANIMAL BEHAVIOR

     Do you recognize yourself in a mirror? Does your dog? Scientists have determined that most children recognized themselves in a mirror by the age of 2, but what about animals?

Going Places

Sports Beat

  • D-backs Peralta Achieves His Dream

     Imagine dreaming that one day you’ll become a professional baseball player. What would it look like for you?

  • Team Sports Have Positive Impact

    Team sports offer kids a great opportunity to build social kills key to growing up. 

  • You’ll Run into Characters at Disney Races

    Runners run past Tinkerbell’s Pixie Hollow, alongside the sights of Downtown Disney and even over to Tom Sawyer’s Island in half-marathon runDisney races.

Movies & TV

  • PHOENIX FAN FUSION FIRES UP FANS!

     As summer is rolling around, so are some of fans’ favorite conventions like Phoenix Fan Fusion, San Diego Comic-Con, Vidcon and MegaMania.

  • DISNEY HEROINES TAKE THE ICE

    I entered a Bear Essential contest and won tickets to see Disney on Ice, Dare To Dream. During the show, five Disney heroines made an appearance.

  • SPIDER-MAN HAS A COOL NEW VERSE

    “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” was released in movie theaters Dec. 14. So far it has gotten good reviews from critics.