Northeast Valley News

Summer air fills with musical energy

Samantha Smith, Reporter

April 30, 2015

The 2015 music festival season is currently in full swing. Music lovers around the globe unite during the spring and summer months to see some of the biggest names in music perform together. Bonnaroo, Coachella and Lollapalooza...

Paul Shapiro preaches sane diets

Isabel Menzel, Reporter

April 26, 2015

On April 16, Paul Shapiro, the vice president of farm animal protection for the Humane Society of the United States, gave a heart-warming presentation at Tempe’s Changing Hands Bookstore about the importance of choosing the...

Fun in the sun for electronic music lovers

Samantha Hernandez, Reporter

April 26, 2015

Wet Electric, the largest festival and pool party in the country, is being held at Big Surf Waterpark in Tempe. It is a two-day event which starts April 25. The event is a new take on the music festival. For two days artist...

Mormon views on gay rights not what they appear

Francisco Dominguez, Reporter

April 20, 2015

On Jan. 27, 2015, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced its support for equal protection in certain areas where the gay community is affected. According to, “Protections in housing,...

‘Gridiron Glory’ exhibit for both diehards and enthusiasts

Chris Hunter, Reporter

April 20, 2015

It’s a chilly October day, people are beginning to bust out their jackets. Outside, families are scurrying to and from church, but you’re inside enjoying an outstanding overtime. Your favorite QB just threw a Doug Flutie-esque...

2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductions celebrate old and new

Samantha Smith, Reporter

April 17, 2015

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is a top musical honor that is currently held by 306 artists. The Hall of Fame is already home to greats including Pink Floyd, The Beatles, and Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. Each year a select...

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