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Mosquito sprayings coming to the Valley Friday night

PHOENIX – With the recent rain attracting more mosquitos to the state, Maricopa County will be fogging certain areas this weekend to keep residents safe. Mosquito sprayings will happen starting Friday, Oct. 10. until Sunday, Oct. 12. Each area will be sprayed sometime during midnight to 5 a.m. View calendar of Mosquito sprayings . Want your area prayed? To file a mosquito …

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Taylor Swift Praises an Arizona Teen’s ‘Shake It Off’ Dance Video

Taylor Swift made one of her fans a star for the day when she both tweeted and praised a girl’s fan-made dance video to ‘Shake It Off.’ “Just smiled so big as I watched this girl joyously dance-bomb a Whole Foods like a champion,” Swift wrote. Just smiled so big as I watched this girl joyously dance-bomb a Whole Foods like …

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No, the iPhone 6 doesn’t charge wirelessly inside a microwave! Do NOT even try!

There’s no way around it, if you have tried to microwave your new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus, or any other iOS 8 device in hope to charge its battery, the word “smart” should not be used around your household to describe anything, even a phone. But “smart” might still describe the pranksters who set up an Apple-like page that details Wave, “an iOS 8 exclusive” feature that supposedly …

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GHOSTBUSTER DONUTS @KRISPY KREME 9/29-10/31

In celebration of today’s release of Ghostbusters 30th and Ghostbusters II 25th Anniversary Editions on Blu-ray, Krispy Kreme announced that they are introducing two kinds of marshmallow Ghostbusters-themed donuts to their offerings. Starting September 29th, Krispy Kreme’s Ghostbusters and Stay Puft Marshmallow Doughnuts will be available at participating Krispy Kreme US and Canadian locations, while supplies last. You can pre-order …

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Interested in Attending EVIT? Sign up for EVIT Boot Camp

The East Valley Institute of Technology will host an EVIT Boot Camp for high school freshmen, sophomores and juniors from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 25 at the Main Campus, 1601 W. Main St., Mesa.  This FREE event is for students who are interested in learning more about EVIT programs. During Boot Camp, they take an actual class and get to experience …

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One Direction star Liam Payne ends up in emergency room in Las Vegas after ‘injuring his hand while break dancing’ TWO NIGHTS BEFORE PHOENIX CONCERT

The One Direction boys having been living it up in Las Vegas for Niall Horan’s 21st birthday. And it seems no one has been partying harder than Liam Payne, who was allegedly forced to visit the emergency room in the gambling-mad city after he injured his hand while break dancing. A source told MailOnline that the Best Song Ever singer …

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2014 Arizona State Fair concert lineup: See who’s performing, concert times and ticket information

PHOENIX – Justin Moore, Josh Turner and Darius Rucker are a few of the country stars coming to the Arizona State Fair in October. The fair released its summer concert lineup on Tuesday. Other acts include Weezer, Wiz Khalifa, Barenaked Ladies and Colbie Caillat. A total of 1,178,515 people attended the fair last year. Tickets for the concerts will go …

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AZfamily.com News: Wettest Day on record in Phoenix!

PHOENIX — Severe weather brought heavy rain, thunder, lightning and strong winds to the Valley early Monday morning. Widespread flooding caused Gov. Jan Brewer is declare “a statewide emergency for areas impacted by today’s severe rainfall and flooding.” In addition, Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton declared a state of emergency for the city, activating the Emergency Operations Center. “We are seeing …

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