Kiburz: Good fences make good neighbors

I am responding to Mr. Anton’s Point of View column on April 17. I truly appreciate the difficult path he traveled in recovering from a horrible traffic accident. The YouTube video referenced in his column should be seen by anyone ever tempted to check their phone while driving. I’m also a trauma survivor and I […]

Bank of America provides financial boost for nonprofits assisting young people

Bank of America has awarded Junior Achievement of Arizona and Year Up Arizona $200,000 each to continue their efforts of providing financial education and early job readiness for under-served children and young adults. “Both organizations empower youth towards upward mobility through programs that help develop the attitudes, behaviors and skills needed to pursue long-term, sustainable […]

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona names new board chair, executive committee

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona has appointed a new board chair and a new executive committee and Jim Mapstead will serve as the new board chairman. Mr. Mapstead is an entrepreneur and business owner for over 37 years, and is the owner of Accurate Signs and Engraving, Inc., according to a press release. […]