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  • Alligator from Phoenix Herpetological Society gets a prosthetic tail

    Alligator from Phoenix Herpetological Society gets a prosthetic tail

    Saturday, July 7 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-07-07 16:13:29 GMT
    (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)(Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    You expect to find alligators in states like the Florida, Louisiana and Alabama, but there’s an alligator in Arizona with a unique story. 

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    You expect to find alligators in states like the Florida, Louisiana and Alabama, but there’s an alligator in Arizona with a unique story. 

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  • Selah Care Farm helps grieving families navigate life after traumatic loss

    Selah Care Farm helps grieving families navigate life after traumatic loss

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:09 PM EDT2018-06-19 17:09:45 GMT
    The Selah Care Farm was created by Joanne Cacciatore last year to help families suffering from traumatic loss. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)The Selah Care Farm was created by Joanne Cacciatore last year to help families suffering from traumatic loss. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Have you ever lost a spouse, parent or even child? The Selah Care Farm opened more than a year ago in Cornville to help grieving families navigate through life after the loss of a loved one.

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    Have you ever lost a spouse, parent or even child? The Selah Care Farm opened more than a year ago in Cornville to help grieving families navigate through life after the loss of a loved one.

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  • Hidden hazards of open-water swimming

    Hidden hazards of open-water swimming

    Thursday, June 14 2018 10:40 AM EDT2018-06-14 14:40:59 GMT
    Swimming in open water is very different than in a pool. (Source: 123rf.com)Swimming in open water is very different than in a pool. (Source: 123rf.com)

    Many Arizonans beat the heat each summer by jumping into the pool or spending time at the lake, but it’s not always fun and games!

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    Many Arizonans beat the heat each summer by jumping into the pool or spending time at the lake, but it’s not always fun and games!

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  • Surprise teen walks the line at high school graduation following horrific car crash

    Surprise teen walks the line at high school graduation following horrific car crash

    Thursday, May 31 2018 1:10 PM EDT2018-05-31 17:10:56 GMT
    Colton spent two months at Phoenix Children's Hospital following his car accident in Wittmann. (Source: Tara McMurdie)Colton spent two months at Phoenix Children's Hospital following his car accident in Wittmann. (Source: Tara McMurdie)
    Colton spent two months at Phoenix Children's Hospital following his car accident in Wittmann. (Source: Tara McMurdie)Colton spent two months at Phoenix Children's Hospital following his car accident in Wittmann. (Source: Tara McMurdie)

    Thousands of Valley teens just graduated from high school including an 18-year-old who overcame all odds to walk the line. 

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    Thousands of Valley teens just graduated from high school including an 18-year-old who overcame all odds to walk the line. 

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  • Phoenix-area golfer buys dream home after making PGA Tour

    Phoenix-area golfer buys dream home after making PGA Tour

    Wednesday, May 30 2018 11:30 AM EDT2018-05-30 15:30:09 GMT
    Hartford House, a home building and design company, helped make Joel Dahmen’s dream house a reality. (Source: Joel Dadmen)Hartford House, a home building and design company, helped make Joel Dahmen’s dream house a reality. (Source: Joel Dadmen)
    Hartford House, a home building and design company, helped make Joel Dahmen’s dream house a reality. (Source: Joel Dadmen)Hartford House, a home building and design company, helped make Joel Dahmen’s dream house a reality. (Source: Joel Dadmen)

    A PGA player who battled cancer and lost his mom to the disease is moving into his dream home in Scottsdale after years of overcoming some unexpected challenges.  

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    A PGA player who battled cancer and lost his mom to the disease is moving into his dream home in Scottsdale after years of overcoming some unexpected challenges.  

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  • Schnepf Farms peach crop down roughly 50% this year

    Schnepf Farms peach crop down roughly 50% this year

    Friday, May 11 2018 8:50 AM EDT2018-05-11 12:50:26 GMT
    It's peach picking season at Schnepf Farms in Queen Creek but this year's smaller crop forced the farm to shorten its annual Peach Festival. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)It's peach picking season at Schnepf Farms in Queen Creek but this year's smaller crop forced the farm to shorten its annual Peach Festival. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    It's peach picking season at Schnepf Farms in Queen Creek, but this year's smaller crop forced the farm to shorten its annual Peach Festival.

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    It's peach picking season at Schnepf Farms in Queen Creek, but this year's smaller crop forced the farm to shorten its annual Peach Festival.

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  • Raiding the fridge: Food labels, storage and best practices

    Raiding the fridge: Food labels, storage and best practices

    Tuesday, May 8 2018 11:00 AM EDT2018-05-08 15:00:07 GMT
    We teamed up with Weiss for a fun food challenge: Raid two Valley fridges to find out more about the best fridge practices, food storage and date labels. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)We teamed up with Weiss for a fun food challenge: Raid two Valley fridges to find out more about the best fridge practices, food storage and date labels. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
    We teamed up with Weiss for a fun food challenge: Raid two Valley fridges to find out more about the best fridge practices, food storage and date labels. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)We teamed up with Weiss for a fun food challenge: Raid two Valley fridges to find out more about the best fridge practices, food storage and date labels. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Are you strict about food labels? Do throw out food as soon as the expiration date passes? Food labels can be confusing but you might want to think twice before tossing out your meats, fruits and vegetables!

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    Are you strict about food labels? Do throw out food as soon as the expiration date passes? Food labels can be confusing but you might want to think twice before tossing out your meats, fruits and vegetables!

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  • The Phoenician debuts new, three-story spa with rooftop pool

    The Phoenician debuts new, three-story spa with rooftop pool

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-04-25 15:45:04 GMT
    In need of a spa day? Looking for some rest and relaxation? Head to The Phoenician’s brand-new spa and get ready to be amazed! (Source: The Phoenician)In need of a spa day? Looking for some rest and relaxation? Head to The Phoenician’s brand-new spa and get ready to be amazed! (Source: The Phoenician)
    In need of a spa day? Looking for some rest and relaxation? Head to The Phoenician’s brand-new spa and get ready to be amazed! (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)In need of a spa day? Looking for some rest and relaxation? Head to The Phoenician’s brand-new spa and get ready to be amazed! (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    In need of a spa day? Looking for some rest and relaxation? Head to The Phoenician’s brand-new spa and get ready to be amazed!

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    In need of a spa day? Looking for some rest and relaxation? Head to The Phoenician’s brand-new spa and get ready to be amazed!

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  • Tillman scholar cares for cancer patients in Seattle area

    Tillman scholar cares for cancer patients in Seattle area

    Monday, April 16 2018 11:00 AM EDT2018-04-16 15:00:12 GMT
    Kate Hough's love for nursing lead her back to school to become a nurse practitioner in 2015. (Source: Kate Hough)Kate Hough's love for nursing lead her back to school to become a nurse practitioner in 2015. (Source: Kate Hough)
    Kate Hough's love for nursing lead her back to school to become a nurse practitioner in 2015. (Source: Kate Hough)Kate Hough's love for nursing lead her back to school to become a nurse practitioner in 2015. (Source: Kate Hough)

    Kate Hough is a loving nurse, devoted wife, and busy mom to three boys. She does it all while also being a Tillman Scholar! Kate went back to school in 2015 to become a nurse practitioner. She just graduated from the University of Washington with high honors and no debt, thanks to the Tillman Foundation. 

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    Kate Hough is a loving nurse, devoted wife, and busy mom to three boys. She does it all while also being a Tillman Scholar! Kate went back to school in 2015 to become a nurse practitioner. She just graduated from the University of Washington with high honors and no debt, thanks to the Tillman Foundation. 

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  • Want a $50 massage or facial? Spa Week returns to the Phoenix area next week

    Want a $50 massage or facial? Spa Week returns to the Phoenix area next week

    Thursday, April 12 2018 11:30 AM EDT2018-04-12 15:30:07 GMT
    Spa Week runs April 16 to 22 with $50 treatments offered at a handful of Valley spas like Narande Spa at Phoenix Marriott Tempe at the Buttes and the Scottsdale Plaza Resort. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)Spa Week runs April 16 to 22 with $50 treatments offered at a handful of Valley spas like Narande Spa at Phoenix Marriott Tempe at the Buttes and the Scottsdale Plaza Resort. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
    Spa Week runs April 16 to 22 with $50 treatments offered at a handful of Valley spas like Narande Spa at Phoenix Marriott Tempe at the Buttes and the Scottsdale Plaza Resort. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)Spa Week runs April 16 to 22 with $50 treatments offered at a handful of Valley spas like Narande Spa at Phoenix Marriott Tempe at the Buttes and the Scottsdale Plaza Resort. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Does work have you stressed out? Are you in need of a massage or facial? Spa Week is just around the corner! It's the perfect excuse to treat yourself to a day at the spa without breaking the bank.

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    Does work have you stressed out? Are you in need of a massage or facial? Spa Week is just around the corner! It's the perfect excuse to treat yourself to a day at the spa without breaking the bank.

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  • Tile 101: How to make your space pop

    Tile 101: How to make your space pop

    Tuesday, March 20 2018 1:32 PM EDT2018-03-20 17:32:27 GMT
    (Source: Facebook)(Source: Facebook)
    (Source: Facebook)(Source: Facebook)

    Are you looking to renovate your kitchen or bathroom, but need some help? Not sure what kind of backsplash to put up? Have questions about what styles look best? We teamed up with Justin and Shea Rollins from the Hartford House to find out what’s trending with tile and how you can make your spaces pop!

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    Are you looking to renovate your kitchen or bathroom, but need some help? Not sure what kind of backsplash to put up? Have questions about what styles look best? We teamed up with Justin and Shea Rollins from the Hartford House to find out what’s trending with tile and how you can make your spaces pop!

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  • Madison Schools hiring for 2018-2019 school year

    Madison Schools hiring for 2018-2019 school year

    Tuesday, March 6 2018 9:32 AM EST2018-03-06 14:32:56 GMT
    (Source: Madison School District)(Source: Madison School District)

    Looking for a job in education? Want to help educate the Valley’s youth?  School districts all across Arizona are getting ready to hire for the 2018-2019 school year including the Madison Elementary School District.

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    Looking for a job in education? Want to help educate the Valley’s youth?  School districts all across Arizona are getting ready to hire for the 2018-2019 school year including the Madison Elementary School District.

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  • Free fitness classes offered at Kierland Commons in March

    Free fitness classes offered at Kierland Commons in March

    Friday, March 2 2018 1:31 PM EST2018-03-02 18:31:20 GMT
    Pool season is right around the corner and you can get in shape at Kierland Commons. The best part of all – it’s free! (Source: AP Images)Pool season is right around the corner and you can get in shape at Kierland Commons. The best part of all – it’s free! (Source: AP Images)
    Pool season is right around the corner and you can get in shape at Kierland Commons. The best part of all – it’s free! (Source: AP Images)Pool season is right around the corner and you can get in shape at Kierland Commons. The best part of all – it’s free! (Source: AP Images)

    Looking to get in shape, but don't want to spend money on a gym membership? During the month of March, you can workout for free at Kierland Commons!

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    Looking to get in shape, but don't want to spend money on a gym membership? During the month of March, you can workout for free at Kierland Commons!

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  • How to create a trendy IKEA play kitchen for your kids

    How to create a trendy IKEA play kitchen for your kids

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:30 AM EST2018-02-20 15:30:14 GMT
    Justin and Shea Rollins of Hartford House Design bought an IKEA play kitchen, but turned it into a trendy kitchen. (Source: Hartford House)Justin and Shea Rollins of Hartford House Design bought an IKEA play kitchen, but turned it into a trendy kitchen. (Source: Hartford House)

    A husband and wife design duo bought a basic IKEA play kitchen, bu turned it into trendy kitchen you'd see in one of their renovated homes!

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    A husband and wife design duo bought a basic IKEA play kitchen, bu turned it into trendy kitchen you'd see in one of their renovated homes!

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  • Surviving and thriving on the Whole30

    Surviving and thriving on the Whole30

    Wednesday, January 31 2018 2:33 PM EST2018-01-31 19:33:21 GMT
    (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)(Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    After the holidays, I was feeling bloated, unhealthy and a little too curvy. I decided to try Whole30, a healthy-eating plan that's supposed to help you squash bad food cravings by eliminating certain foods from your diet.

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    After the holidays, I was feeling bloated, unhealthy and a little too curvy. I decided to try Whole30, a healthy-eating plan that's supposed to help you squash bad food cravings by eliminating certain foods from your diet.

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  • Phoenix-area fashion experts share secrets to shopping at Goodwill

    Phoenix-area fashion experts share secrets to shopping at Goodwill

    Friday, January 26 2018 1:35 AM EST2018-01-26 06:35:44 GMT
    Jessica Greenberg shows off her colorful Goodwill outfit.Jessica Greenberg shows off her colorful Goodwill outfit.

    Some of the Valley's top fashion influencers share their tips and tricks for shopping at Goodwill!

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    Some of the Valley's top fashion influencers share their tips and tricks for shopping at Goodwill!

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  • Former Valley teachers open up wine bar on Roosevelt Row

    Former Valley teachers open up wine bar on Roosevelt Row

    Wednesday, January 24 2018 8:52 AM EST2018-01-24 13:52:12 GMT

    Two former Valley teachers decided to leave the classroom to start a new business venture centered around Arizona wine. 

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    Two former Valley teachers decided to leave the classroom to start a new business venture centered around Arizona wine. 

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  • Old-school butcher shop opens in Arcadia

    Old-school butcher shop opens in Arcadia

    Monday, January 22 2018 4:29 PM EST2018-01-22 21:29:55 GMT
    (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)(Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Featuring hand-cut steaks, chops and roasts in a 10-foot display case, Arcadia Meat Market just opened in the Arcadia neighborhood near 40th Street and Indian School.

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    Featuring hand-cut steaks, chops and roasts in a 10-foot display case, Arcadia Meat Market just opened in the Arcadia neighborhood near 40th Street and Indian School.

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  • Teen hopes to walk again after horrific car accident in Wittmann

    Teen hopes to walk again after horrific car accident in Wittmann

    Monday, December 25 2017 10:06 PM EST2017-12-26 03:06:37 GMT
    18-year-old Colton McMurdie is working hard to walk again after a severe rollover crash. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)18-year-old Colton McMurdie is working hard to walk again after a severe rollover crash. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    While many people get caught up in gifts during the holidays, one Valley teen wants a present that can’t be found under the tree. It’s something many of us take for granted – the ability to walk.

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    While many people get caught up in gifts during the holidays, one Valley teen wants a present that can’t be found under the tree. It’s something many of us take for granted – the ability to walk.

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  • Community remembers fallen Army soldier Lori Piestewa

    Community remembers fallen Army soldier Lori Piestewa

    Thursday, March 23 2017 4:36 PM EDT2017-03-23 20:36:25 GMT
    (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)(Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Dozens of people gathered Thursday morning to pay tribute to fallen Army soldier Lori Piestewa on the anniversary of her death. The sunrise memorial service was held at the base of Piestewa Peak, the mountain re-named in her honor.

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    Dozens of people gathered Thursday morning to pay tribute to fallen Army soldier Lori Piestewa on the anniversary of her death. The sunrise memorial service was held at the base of Piestewa Peak, the mountain re-named in her honor.  

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  • How to create a delicious holiday dinner for less than $20

    How to create a delicious holiday dinner for less than $20

    Wednesday, December 21 2016 8:00 PM EST2016-12-22 01:00:20 GMT
    Did you know you can make a delightful Christmas dinner for less than $20? Valley chef John Collura shows us that going cheap doesn't mean sacrificing taste this holiday season! (Source: KPHO/KTVK)Did you know you can make a delightful Christmas dinner for less than $20? Valley chef John Collura shows us that going cheap doesn't mean sacrificing taste this holiday season! (Source: KPHO/KTVK)

    Did you know you can make a delightful Christmas dinner for less than $20? Valley chef John Collura shows us that going cheap doesn't mean sacrificing taste this holiday season!

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    Did you know you can make a delightful Christmas dinner for less than $20? Valley chef John Collura shows us that going cheap doesn't mean sacrificing taste this holiday season!

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  • Forget paper and pen! You can now register to vote by text message

    Forget paper and pen! You can now register to vote by text message

    Monday, October 10 2016 8:06 AM EDT2016-10-10 12:06:33 GMT
    Today is National Voter Registration Day. (Source: 3dfoto via 123 RF)Today is National Voter Registration Day. (Source: 3dfoto via 123 RF)

    Are you registered to vote? Tuesday is National Voter Registration Day and now you can sign-up to vote by sending just a few text messages.  

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    Are you registered to vote? Tuesday is National Voter Registration Day and now you can sign-up to vote by sending just a few text messages.  

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  • Debbie Gaby's Celebrity Catwalk raises money for 'Homes for Our Troops'

    Debbie Gaby's Celebrity Catwalk raises money for 'Homes for Our Troops'

    Tuesday, September 27 2016 12:30 PM EDT2016-09-27 16:30:15 GMT
    (Source: DebbieGabyCharities.org)(Source: DebbieGabyCharities.org)

    Debbie Gaby's Celebrity Catwalk is right around the corner, and it's not too late to get involved.

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    Debbie Gaby's Celebrity Catwalk is right around the corner, and it's not too late to get involved.

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  • Study: Phoenix home to the most aggressive drivers in the country

    Study: Phoenix home to the most aggressive drivers in the country

    Wednesday, August 24 2016 4:09 PM EDT2016-08-24 20:09:37 GMT
    (Source: Automatic)(Source: Automatic)

    Do drivers in Phoenix have road rage? Are they not as friendly as others? According to a new study by Automatic, Phoenix has the most aggressive drivers in the country.

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    Do drivers in Phoenix have road rage? Are they not as friendly as others? According to a new study by Automatic, Phoenix has the most aggressive drivers in the country.

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  • Local gymnast heads to Rio to compete in Olympic Games

    Local gymnast heads to Rio to compete in Olympic Games

    Wednesday, July 20 2016 2:25 PM EDT2016-07-20 18:25:41 GMT
    Alex Naddour (Source: KPHO/KTVK)Alex Naddour (Source: KPHO/KTVK)

    A Valley native is heading to the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro as a member of the Team USA men’s gymnastics team. Alex Naddour started gymnastics more than 20 years ago. After two decades of dedication and hard work, he has reached the pinnacle of his gymnastics career!

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    A Valley native is heading to the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro as a member of the Team USA men's gymnastics team. Alex Naddour started gymnastics more than 20 years ago. After two decades of dedication and hard work, he has reached the pinnacle of his gymnastics career!

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  • Valley breakfast spot celebrates Dr. Seuss' birthday in a special way

    Valley breakfast spot celebrates Dr. Seuss' birthday in a special way

    Wednesday, March 2 2016 2:18 PM EST2016-03-02 19:18:55 GMT
    Snooze Eatery celebrates Dr. Seuss (Photo source KPHO/KTVK)Snooze Eatery celebrates Dr. Seuss (Photo source KPHO/KTVK)

    A Valley breakfast spot is celebrating Dr. Seuss’ birthday by supporting local libraries in honor of the late author. All four Snooze locations are donating $1 from its Seuss-inspired Green Eggs ‘n Hamwich to help buy books for Valley schools. The event was set to run through 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 2.

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    A Valley breakfast spot is celebrating Dr. Seuss’ birthday by supporting local libraries in honor of the late author. All four Snooze locations are donating $1 from its Seuss-inspired Green Eggs ‘n Hamwich to help buy books for Valley schools. The event was set to run through 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 2.

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  • Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show rides into town

    Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show rides into town

    Thursday, February 11 2016 5:44 PM EST2016-02-11 22:44:10 GMT
    Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show 2015 (Source: Arabian Horse Association of Arizona)Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show 2015 (Source: Arabian Horse Association of Arizona)

    Saddle up, folks! Thousands of the world’s most beautiful horses are in town for the annual Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show.

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    Saddle up, folks! Thousands of the world’s most beautiful horses are in town for the annual Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show.

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  • Scottsdale PD offering self-surrender days for people with domestic violence warrants

    Scottsdale PD offering self-surrender days for people with domestic violence warrants

    Monday, October 19 2015 3:06 PM EDT2015-10-19 19:06:20 GMT
    (Source: KPHO/KTVK)(Source: KPHO/KTVK)
    October is Domestic Violence Awareness month and the Scottsdale Police Department is encouraging people who have domestic violence warrants to turn themselves in.More >
    October is Domestic Violence Awareness month and the Scottsdale Police Department is encouraging people who have domestic violence warrants to turn themselves in.More >
  • Valley mother of 3 found dead in her Phoenix apartment

    Valley mother of 3 found dead in her Phoenix apartment

    Thursday, October 15 2015 5:11 PM EDT2015-10-15 21:11:27 GMT
     A Valley mother of 3 was killed overnight in her own apartment, while her children were asleep upstairs. Phoenix police say the woman, who was in her 20s, died from blunt-force trauma to her head.More >
     A Valley mother of 3 was killed overnight in her own apartment, while her children were asleep upstairs. Phoenix police say the woman, who was in her 20s, died from blunt-force trauma to her head.More >
  • Chandler police beef up security around schools after recent sexual assault

    Chandler police beef up security around schools after recent sexual assault

    Wednesday, October 14 2015 4:00 PM EDT2015-10-14 20:00:20 GMT
    Composite sketch of a suspect in a sexual assault that occurred in Chandler on Thursday, Oct. 8. (Source: Chandler Police Department)Composite sketch of a suspect in a sexual assault that occurred in Chandler on Thursday, Oct. 8. (Source: Chandler Police Department)
    Chandler Police officers are beefing up their security presence around schools in their community as tens of thousands of kids return from fall break on Wednesday.More >
    Chandler Police officers are beefing up their security presence around schools in their community as tens of thousands of kids return from fall break on Wednesday.More >
  • McDonald's now serving all-day breakfast

    McDonald's now serving all-day breakfast

    Tuesday, October 6 2015 3:02 PM EDT2015-10-06 19:02:18 GMT
    (Source: KPHO/KTVK)(Source: KPHO/KTVK)
    Breakfast lovers, rejoice! Starting Tuesday, McDonald’s will serve most breakfast items day and night. In the past, customers would race to the fast-food joint to grab their Egg McMuffin before the 10:30 a.m. cut-off, but now people can enjoy their favorite items anytime they'd like!More >
    Breakfast lovers, rejoice! Starting Tuesday, McDonald’s will serve most breakfast items day and night. In the past, customers would race to the fast-food joint to grab their Egg McMuffin before the 10:30 a.m. cut-off, but now people can enjoy their favorite items anytime they'd like!More >
  • Afternoon tea at the Phoenician goes pink

    Afternoon tea at the Phoenician goes pink

    Monday, October 5 2015 4:15 PM EDT2015-10-05 20:15:29 GMT
    This month you can sip tea and dine on finger sandwiches at the Phoenician all while supporting a great cause. More >
    This month you can sip tea and dine on finger sandwiches at the Phoenician all while supporting a great cause. More >
  • 7-year-old girl starts buddy program at school to help kids feel special

    7-year-old girl starts buddy program at school to help kids feel special

    Wednesday, September 30 2015 4:27 PM EDT2015-09-30 20:27:51 GMT
    A Valley 2nd grader is going to extreme lengths to make sure kids at her school don't feel sad and lonely! 7-year-old Amaya Read is starting a campaign to build buddy benches at Sonoran Foothills Elementary in north Phoenix.More >
    A Valley 2nd grader is going to extreme lengths to make sure kids at her school don't feel sad and lonely! 7-year-old Amaya Read is starting a campaign to build buddy benches at Sonoran Foothills Elementary in north Phoenix.More >
  • Ready to sparkle? New makeup bar opens in downtown Scottsdale

    Ready to sparkle? New makeup bar opens in downtown Scottsdale

    Monday, September 28 2015 2:33 PM EDT2015-09-28 18:33:13 GMT
    A special makeup bar just opened up in the heart of Old Town Scottsdale centered around making women feel beautiful for parties, date nights or even a work event! The Sparkle Bar is the first full-service makeup bar in the state of Arizona that focuses solely on makeup application. No other services are offered. It's all about makeup!More >
    A special makeup bar just opened up in the heart of Old Town Scottsdale centered around making women feel beautiful for parties, date nights or even a work event! The Sparkle Bar is the first full-service makeup bar in the state of Arizona that focuses solely on makeup application. No other services are offered. It's all about makeup!More >
  • Scottsdale library exhibit lets kids' imagination run wild

    Scottsdale library exhibit lets kids' imagination run wild

    Friday, August 28 2015 4:43 PM EDT2015-08-28 20:43:45 GMT
    (Source: KPHO/KTVK)(Source: KPHO/KTVK)
    Some of your child's favorite fairy tales are coming to life at a free exhibit at the Scottsdale Public Library. The "Forest Floor" is an interactive installation centered on fairy tale land, perfect for families with young children to enjoy on a hot summer day.More >
    Some of your child's favorite fairy tales are coming to life at a free exhibit at the Scottsdale Public Library. The "Forest Floor" is an interactive installation centered on fairy tale land, perfect for families with young children to enjoy on a hot summer day.More >
  • 3rd Garland shooting suspect volunteered at Phoenix mosque

    3rd Garland shooting suspect volunteered at Phoenix mosque

    Tuesday, June 16 2015 5:50 PM EDT2015-06-16 21:50:39 GMT

    The third suspect recently arrested for his alleged involvement in helping to plan the May 3 shooting outside the “Draw the Prophet” contest in Garland, Texas, volunteered at the Phoenix mosque on several occasions.

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    The third suspect recently arrested for his alleged involvement in helping to plan the May 3 shooting outside the “Draw the Prophet” contest in Garland, Texas, volunteered at the Phoenix mosque on several occasions.

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  • Local Red Cross volunteers head to Oklahoma

    Local Red Cross volunteers head to Oklahoma

    Wednesday, April 1 2015 4:43 PM EDT2015-04-01 20:43:56 GMT

    Volunteers from the Valley's Red Cross chapter left for Oklahoma Wednesday afternoon to help people affected by last week's devastating tornadoes.

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    Volunteers from the Valley's Red Cross chapter left for Oklahoma Wednesday afternoon to help people affected by last week's devastating tornadoes.

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Kylee CruzArizona native Kylee Cruz joined CBS 5 News as a reporter in August 2014. You can catch her reporting every morning on CBS 5's "Wake Up Arizona!" and 3TV's "Good Morning! Arizona." She's also a fill-in weather anchor.

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Kylee Cruz

Before working in Phoenix, Kylee spent three years reporting for KXLY in Spokane, WA During her time in the Inland Northwest, Kylee reported on a wide variety of topics from winter snowstorms to summer wildfires, and regularly filled in on the anchor desk. Kylee grew up in Yuma and graduated summa cum laude from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University. While in college, Kylee covered her first big story in Tucson when Rep. Gabby Giffords was shot. She was selected as the Cronkite School’s Outstanding Graduate and was even the university’s Homecoming Queen her senior year. Growing up, Kylee always knew she wanted to be a reporter. When she was just 6, her neighbor started calling her "Cub Reporter" because she asked so many questions. That curiosity has only grown over the years! When Kylee’s not reporting, she loves traveling, home decorating and trying out unique restaurants. She’s a bit of a foodie! Kylee’s always looking for a good story. If you have an idea, email her at kylee.cruz@cbs5az.com.

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