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  For Desert Wind Middle School music teacher Roger Wagner II, classes are about more than sick beats and woodwinds. In addition to teaching kids how...

Fourth graders grilled Maricopa’s mayor and city manager on meaty issues of the day, from economic development and traffic to cows. Tuesday, Christian Price...

 A child’s school break doesn’t need to be a break from mental stimulation. At Children’s Learning Adventure, students are always gearing up for a...

By Joan Koczor Persons of any age can become a victim of a scam. Senior citizens are the most susceptible. Financial scams targeting seniors have become...

Maricopa Ak-Chin STEAM Foundation hosted STEAM Day Nov. 8 at UltraStar Multi-tainment Center with a mixed bag of hands-on experiences for kids. Booths included...

Maricopa High School Theatre Company launched "Peter Pan" Thursday night for its weekend production. Starring Taryn Story as Peter and Antonio Gonzales as Hook,...

 Young children are exceptionally impressionable, which is why it is crucial to set good examples early on. Children’s Learning Adventure in Maricopa teaches their...

Central Arizona College hosted its annual Veterans Day Commemoration Tuesday with Julia R. Gusse, a veteran and member of the Maricopa City Council, as...

Maricopa Mud Run 2018 wound up Saturday with families enjoying warm, sunny rounds through the obstacles, unlike the early rounds in October that became...

The Maricopa High School football team wound up its season with a loss in the first round of the 5A state playoffs Friday. The Rams...

One of the first curiosities Alexandra Stahl noticed on becoming the theater teacher at Maricopa High School this year is the affinity the MHS...

Science, technology, engineering, arts and math take the spotlight on National STEAM Day Nov. 8. The Maricopa Ak-Chin STEAM Foundation will feature STEAM-related, hands-on demonstrations...

By Ivan Pour MHS Band and Orchestra Director Oct. 20 and Oct. 27, the Maricopa High School Marching Rams performed in Arizona Band and Orchestra Director’s...

Maricopa High School’s football team has been pushed up to a 15th-place ranking in today’s state playoff bracket announcements. The Rams will play No....

A final game, Senior Night victory cemented Maricopa High School football’s place in the playoffs Friday. The Rams find out Saturday their bracket placement,...

Camino Montessori — which closed earlier this month — is hardly unique in the challenges it faced as a charter school in Arizona. Of the...

Twenty-eight homes are participating in this year's Mysterious Mansion Mayhem, ranging from Cobblestone Farms to Tortosa and from Rancho El Dorado to Alterra. The...

  Last night the Sequoia Pathway volleyball team experienced its first loss of the season against the Basis Peoria Scorpions in a hard-fought four-setter.  The...
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Though his Democratic opponent, Kathy Huffman, did not attend, Republican candidate for state superintendent of public instruction Frank Riggs answered questions about education issues...

By Leon Potter I am writing to you  based on my concern regarding the Maricopaville Festival to be held Nov. 24.  I am a small-business...

When Turner Stanek arrived at the 2018 USA Powerlifting Raw Nationals in Spokane, Washington, earlier this month, he wasn't nervous until he noticed all...

  Ask kids to delve into the “weird and absurd,” and you never know what you’re going to get. In his second year of teaching at...

The Maricopa High School football team dropped a region game to Casteel Friday after the Colt ran wild in the fourth quarter for a...

It’s been an imploded season for Maricopa High School’s varsity volleyball team. Though staying upbeat, the girls had not won a match since Aug....

An open letter to the Maricopa community By Judy Webster As many of you are aware, Camino Montessori closed its doors at the end of the...

  By Bernadette Russoniello Career and Technical Education, known as CTE, is education’s best-kept secret. CTE programs across the state and country focus on preparing students with...

By Michelle Chance Deborah Kohls teaches second-grade English Language Learners (ELL) four hours every day at Maricopa Elementary School. MES has four Structured English Immersion (SEI)...

By Michelle Chance Destinee Cruz is a sophomore at Maricopa High School with a life like most teenagers. She has a large circle of friends...

  Next, InMaricopa looks into how the school's remaining assets, including a three-acre parcel of land currently listed for sale at $700,000, will be disposed...

The other shoe finally dropped. The football programs of Maricopa and Central high schools were given an official warning by the Arizona Interscholastic Association at...