February 2022

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Mail In Ballot
Arizona voters may decide whether to impose new requirements on residents who vote by mail.
Feb. 28, 2022
child wearing a mask
There is one group of people who still can’t get vaccinated against COVID-19: kids under 5 years old. And though they’re unlikely to get very ill from COVID-19, preschool director Joanie Charnow says she’s doing everything she can to keep them safe.
Feb. 28, 2022
voter ID card
A long list of voting and election-related bills are still being considered by state lawmakers, and some — especially by those on the left side of the political aisle — are being called discriminatory.
Feb. 28, 2022
Maricopa County seal
Arizona House Bill 2787, sponsored by Republican Rep. Jake Hoffman, would divide Maricopa County into four separate counties.
Feb. 28, 2022
BBC look-ahead graphic
Delegations from Russia and Ukraine are meeting Feb. 28 on the border with Belarus; these are their first direct talks since Russia invaded Ukraine last week.
Feb. 28, 2022
Tiesha Harrison
Last week, Scottsdale Arts hosted an opening reception for the exhibition “What Makes Me Me.” It featured self-portraits of 35 Arizona artists living with intellectual and developmental disabilities. <br><small><b>→ <a href="https://kjzz.org/tags/aging" target="blank">More stories about aging in Arizona</a></small></b>
Feb. 28, 2022
Emily Ryan and Chad Campbell
This week saw Maricopa County Attorney Allister Adel strike back at calls for her resignation from division chiefs in her office.
Feb. 25, 2022
lori hashimoto
Semifinalists for the James Beard Awards were announced this week. A number of Arizona chefs and restaurants were nominated, including Lori Hashimoto of Hana Japanese Eatery in Phoenix.
Feb. 25, 2022
Starbucks cup mug in Phoenix backyard
Employees at a Starbucks in suburban Phoenix voted Friday to form a union, becoming the first store outside New York to organize.
Feb. 25, 2022
guy labine
The Arizona Science Center is welcoming a new leader. Guy Labine is taking over as president and CEO in March, after leading Science North in Ontario, Canada, for about a decade.
Feb. 24, 2022