Tip a cop: El Chorro hosts Paradise Valley police fundraiser

The Paradise Valley Police Dream Team is hosting a “Tip a Cop” event at El Chorro Monday, Oct. 29, to raise funds for Special Olympics Arizona. From 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Paradise Valley Police Department officers will serve as celebrity waiters and donate their tips to the Special Olympics. El Chorro, 5550 E. Lincoln […]

PV police to host local carnival after Special Olympics torch run

The Paradise Valley Police Department will participate in the carrying of the torch to kick-off the summer Special Olympics with its leg slated for Thursday, May 3 from 4:30-5 p.m. The department is hosting in-person enrollment at the Paradise Valley Police Department, 6433 E. Lincoln Drive, Saturday, April 14, 10 a.m. to noon, according to […]

North Canyon High hosts Special Olympics basketball tournament

The North Canyon High School Business Advisory Board will host a Special Olympics Unified Basketball Tournament 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday, March 12 in the Gymnasium at North Canyon High School. The tournament will begin with an Opening Ceremony, followed by the tournament. This community service project will bring students together from various campus clubs and sports teams. In total, six teams from three schools will participate in the tournament, according to a press release. The schools participating are North Canyon High School, Shadow Mountain High School and Raymond S. Kellis High School, from the Peoria Unified School District.

Brophy freshman host event for Special Olympics

The Brophy freshmen class hosted its eighth annual Special Olympics Game Day on Feb. 5. Over 175 Special Olympic athletes enjoyed partnering with a Brophy freshman to participate in relay races, board games, basketball, football and a dance party, all held on the Brophy High School campus. Bob Ryan, Brophy’s principal offers, “This year the […]