Monthly event brings bands, performers to the park

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  10/28/16. The next Second Saturday Sierra Vista will fill Veterans Memorial Park with music and a variety of entertainment on Saturday, Nov. 12, from 4 to 9 p.m. and there’s still time to sign up as a performer or vendor. This free event presented by the Arts and Humanities Commission is open to all ages and will …

Public input sought on SVPD accreditation assessment

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  10/28/16. A team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. will arrive on Monday, Nov. 7, to examine all aspects of the Sierra Vista Police Department’s policies and procedures, management, operations, and support services. “Verification by the team that SVPD meets the commission’s state-of-the-art standards is part of a voluntary process to …

Help the hungry at Sierra Vista Empty Bowls Project

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Sierra Vista. AZ 10/27/16. Nothing says fall in Sierra Vista like savoring a warm meal of soup and bread, enjoying local music and art, and helping to raise thousands of dollars in support of area food banks. The Ninth Sierra Vista Empty Bowls Project is set for Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Ethel H. Berger Center from 11 a.m. to …

Library hosts an evening with acclaimed novelist Jane Hamilton

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  10/26/16. Wisconsin-based novelist Jane Hamilton will visit the Sierra Vista Public Library via Skype on Tuesday, Nov. 1, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the Mona Bishop Room to share an evening with local residents and discuss her new novel “The Excellent Lombards.” This free event is open to the public. Apple pie and light refreshments, including …

Sierra Vista man arrested for second-degree murder

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  10/25/16.  The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested 50-year-old Sierra Vista man Keith Allen White for second-degree murder and tampering with physical evidence late Monday night. Officers responded to the 100 block of Golf Links Road at 9:13 p.m. on Monday when a person called in to report a possible murder. Officers met with the caller, who said …

Police arrest Cochise County constable for thefts, fraudulent scheme

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  10/21/16.  The Sierra Vista Police Department has arrested Cochise County Constable Scott McManaway for thefts connected to a fraudulent scheme after serving multiple search warrants today. As part of an investigation into allegations of theft, Sierra Vista police officers and detectives served warrants at McManaway’s personal residence, the Cochise County Constable’s Office, and within the county-owned vehicles …

Make sure political signs meet state, local laws

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  10/21/16. With the General Election set for Nov. 8, political signs are out in full force in Sierra Vista and the City has received reports of some that do not follow all the state and local laws. To ensure signs do not get removed because of illegal placement, they should be installed in accordance with state and …

Sierra Vista earns top medals in national wellness initiative

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  10/21/16. Sierra Vista recently joined Avondale as one of just two Arizona cities to earn gold medals in all five health and wellness goals laid out in a national initiative seeking to curb childhood obesity. As part of an initiative launched by First Lady Michelle Obama in 2010, Let’s Move! Cities, Towns, and Counties encourages local governments …

Law enforcement leaders host community forum

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  10/18/16. Sierra Vista Police Chief Adam Thrasher, in cooperation with Cochise County Sheriff Mark Dannels, invites local citizens to attend a community forum on law enforcement set for Wednesday, Oct. 26, at 6 p.m. in the Sierra Vista Police Department auditorium. The forum will cover a variety of topics to include community safety and security, citizens’ perceptions …

VistAbility Day offers one stop shop for disability resources

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  10/17/16. Area residents looking for services, information, and resources for disabled people can find a local one stop shop at the Eighth Annual Sierra VistAbility Day on Saturday, Oct. 22, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Mall at Sierra Vista. Hosted by the City’s Commission on Disability Issues and the Fort Huachuca Exceptional Family Member …