Yuma Parks and Recreation Activities Guide is out.

The City of Yuma has released the Fall/Winter 2013 -2014 edition of the Yuma Parks and recreation Fall/Winter Actives Guide. The information featured in the new guide include a wide range of activities such as fun family events to art programs, as well as ways to register for all the new programs. The City of…

Gowan Science Academy is going green $$

The new Crane District Science based Charter School has gone green in more ways than one. The school has teamed up with the Funding Factory to recycle ink cartridges, toner cartridges, small electronics and cell phones and laptops. For a list of items check out their qualifying items list. The recycling programs gives Gowan Science…

Firehouse Subs Now Open

Firehouse subs is now open for business. The franchise is located on  16th St and Pacific Ave. The business owners plan to have 2 more locations opened within the next 18 months. The new sandwich shop has an authentic setting with several decor pieces from the local City of Yuma Fire Department. Firehouse subs also…

Alberto Rios named first Arizona Poet Laureate (KAWC)

Governor Jan Brewer named poet and Regents Professor Alberto Rios Arizona’s inaugural Poet Laureate. Listen to the story on KAWC: http://www.kawc.org/post/alberto-rios-named-first-arizona-poet-laureate From Wikipedia: Alberto Álvaro Ríos (born 1952 in Nogales, Arizona) is the author of ten books and chapbooks of poetry, three collections of short stories, and a memoir. His books of poems include, most recently, The Dangerous…