Honoring our vets: Stories of American perseverance

Veterans and civilians around the country will be celebrating the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day –now commonly known as Veterans Day — this Sunday, Nov. 11. Within the Town of Paradise Valley, the holiday is celebrated with an annual specialty car show and parade. A number of local residents best known for their efforts to […]

Girl Scouts host Toys for Tots drive at Cherokee Elementary

The Cherokee Girl Scouts will be collecting new unwrapped toys and cash donations Dec. 5-9, for the United States Marine Corps Reserve Unit Toys for Tots program. The donation will take place at the Cherokee car line from 8:15 to 8:45 a.m. each morning of the drive. The primary goal of Toys for Tots is to deliver, through a new toy at Christmas, a message of hope to less fortunate youngsters that will assist them in becoming responsible, productive, patriotic citizens, according to a press release.