6th Annual Families First Prom Fashion Show Preview
The community development organization Families First is putting on their sixth annual prom fashion show to benefit students unable to afford prom attire. The fashion show will be March 31st at Maricopa High School's Performing Arts Center. Red carpet events begin at 6 p.m. and the show starts at 7 p.m.
The Maricopa Outdoor Recreation and Environmental Education organization trained a new lineup of leaders in remote first-aid and emergency care Feb. 4, preparing them for this year’s upcoming outdoor excursions.
A man was arrested Jan. 26 for allegedly stealing a chainsaw from Maricopa Ace Hardware and then riding away on a bicycle. He was apprehended shortly after when an Ace employee tackled the man a few blocks from the store and held him until police could arrive.
Maricopa City Councilmember Henry Wade combined his Councilmember on the Corner session with Maricopa Police Chief Steve Stahl's monthly Coffee with the Chief on Feb. 11 to have an expanded talk about sex trafficking in Arizona. Maricopa teacher Linette Caroselli shared her experience when her 19-year-old daughter went missing and wound up being trafficked in the Phoenix area before finally escaping. Area anti-trafficking advocates also addressed the crowd at The Green Zone.
Officer Ajay Wilson is trying to do more than just slap handcuffs on people. In his second year with the Maricopa Police Department, Wilson is hoping to combine his budding vison of the world with wisdom gathered from senior officers in order to create better relationships with the community.
Arizona Rattlers Jon Wolf, Antonio Brown and Anthony Amos have fun with children at Maricopa Public Library during "Read with a Rattler." The professional arena football team is in Maricopa to train at Copper Sky.