Northeast Valley News

Tensions swell between police forces and black communities

Howard University students gather in solidarity during an August 2014 rally inspired by the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO.

Francisco Dominguez, Reporter

June 11, 2015

Racism remains a societal evil

Ahtesham Azhar, Reporter

May 6, 2015

Despite the vast awareness of racism and tons of policies in place to address the issue, the United States still struggles with the existence of racism in the society and its system. The recent riots in Baltimore because of protests...

Racism is alive and well in police forces

Francisco Dominguez, Reporter

April 26, 2015

I think we’ve all recently seen the news and have seen that a very heated topic is officers shooting unarmed civilians. After watching several of these incidents, I started to notice a trend and so I decided analyze the data...

Jodi Arias sentenced to life in prison

Jeremy Beren, Editor-in-Chief

April 13, 2015

Jodi Arias, the Mesa woman convicted of murdering ex-boyfriend Travis Alexander in 2008, has received a life sentence with no possibility of parole. The verdict brings to a close one of the most dramatic and intensely-covered...

College students struggle with low wages

Ahtesham Azhar, Reporter

April 11, 2015

SCC students have termed President Obama’s recent proposal to raise the minimum a sigh of relief. In his State of the Union earlier this year, President Obama called on Congress to raise the national minimum wage from $7.25...

Phoenix group empowers incarcerated youth

Francisco Dominguez, Reporter

April 8, 2015

“I believe there is no such thing as a bad kid,” Release the Fear CEO Robert Miley declared. “I believe they haven’t found their gift.” Miley is the founder, heart and soul of Release the Fear, a non-profit organization...

Reporting from the Northeast Valley, Phoenix, and surrounding communities. State, National and International coverage- from the campus of Scottsdale Community College.