Off Central: Valley group pairing dogs, veterans to save lives
Jim Cross | April 7, 2017 8:36 am
A Valley organization is committed to pairing dogs with veterans who returned home with post-traumatic stress disorder or a traumatic brain injury.
Off Central: Arizona nurse pioneers treatment for in-air medical emergencies
Corbin Carson | March 6, 2017 5:15 am
MedAire founder Joan Sullivan Garrett, who began her career as a nurse at Mesa Community College, has revolutionized the way in-air medical emergencies are treated.
Off Central: Phoenix-area firefighter teaches fire safety after childhood accident
Corbin Carson | February 10, 2017 5:29 am
After undergoing a tragic accident as a kid that burned 35 percent of his body, a Phoenix-area man realized he wanted to devote his life to fighting fires and teaching fire safety.
Off Central: Phoenix man doesn’t let spina bifida get in the way of auto repair job
Kathy Cline | February 3, 2017 5:15 am
Automotive repair may not seem like a doable career for someone in a wheelchair, but a Phoenix man is proving that idea wrong every day.
Off Central: A look at what it takes to police the homeless
Corbin Carson | December 16, 2016 4:45 am
Getting people to move it along is not as easy as it sounds.
Off Central: Peoria firefighter collects worn American flags for veteran cremations
Corbin Carson | December 2, 2016 5:49 am
A retired Peoria Fire Department captain collects old, worn-out American flags that are paired with a deceased veteran for cremation.
Off Central: Retired Phoenix teacher giving English lessons to workers
Kathy Cline | November 18, 2016 5:49 am
Dozens of foreign-born workers at a Phoenix care home can now speak English thanks to a local teacher.
Off Central: Phoenix teen overcomes cancer thanks to life-saving gifts from his brothers
Mike Sackley | October 14, 2016 5:00 am
Jaziel has spent much of his life battling leukemia, a blood cancer that can affect young children. In fact, it got so bad that he died for two minutes.
Off Central: 94-year-old woman performing final stand-up comedy show in Tempe
Holliday Moore | October 7, 2016 10:07 am
Gert Schuster, who is 94 and calls herself “The Joke Lady,” will perform her final stand-up comedy show at the Tempe Center for the Arts on Friday.
Kathy Cline | April 14, 2017 4:52 amOff Central: Crash spurs lifelong friendship between refugee family, Glendale officer