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'Somebody Special for our 500th Ride': 100-year-old WWII Veteran Flies with Grounded No More
Nov. 11, 2022 | Cronkite News
Grounded No More, a Mesa nonprofit that takes veterans on “honor flights,” took its 500th flight with 100-year-old WWII veteran Ted Giannone, who joined the Navy at 19.
Blankets of color harder to find during Arizona's subpar wildflower season
March 31, 2022 | Cronkite News
Arizona's wildflower season has been affected by our dry winter. This year's color show is a far cry from the "superbloom" of 2019.
'Life Masks' created to keep stories of the Holocaust alive
Oct. 29, 2020 | Cronkite News
Scottsdale artist Robert Sutz casts the faces of Holocaust survivors, liberators and righteous gentiles into "life masks" to preserve their stories.
Graves in 19th century Pioneer Military & Memorial Park preserved by volunteer efforts
Oct. 29, 2020 | AZ Big Media
The Arizona Pioneers’ Cemetery Association is working to preserve Pioneer Military & Memorial Park, where more than 3,700 people are believed to have been buried with only 600 grave markers.
Here's How the AZ License Plate got Its look
Oct. 29, 2020 | AZ Big Media
Walter Punzmann's golden sunset, bold saguaro cactus and iconic mountain range has embellished Arizona's passenger plate for more than 25 years.