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MASK's Dad Dialed In: Michael Pollack

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I came from a fairly simple upbringing. My dad was a scrap metal dealer and worked very long and hard hours. My mom stayed at home to care for the family.

Born in the 1950s, by no stretch of the imagination were we wealthy. But we didn’t miss any meals, either. I attribute that...

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MASK's Minute with Mom: Debbie Gaby

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Eighteen years ago, my husband and I went into the mattress business. But before we opened our first Sleep America store, I had already started a mattress recycling program with St. Vincent de Paul to keep mattresses out of land fills. Giving back and positively impacting the community has always been important to me, especially considering the experiences I had growing up.

I wasn’t born with a silver spoon in my mouth. Growing up in Texas, we had to work hard for what we wanted. My parents owned an antique store that, sadly...

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Kids Names May Effect Fate With Santa

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It turns out, the names we give our kids might effect their fate with Jolly Old Saint Nick. According to a new survey by "School Stickers,” if your child’s name is Jake or Laura, they’ve probably been not-so-nice this year. If you have a Jacob or Sophie, they’re probably well-behaved angels.

"School Stickers" released a list of the most naughty and nice boys and girls names. This was based on which names were given the most behavior stickers through the year. The study is...

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10 Things To Do in Phoenix This Weekend: Family Edition

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year for family festivities. Visit Santa at one of his many stops in the valley, ice skate the night away, walk under a sea of glittering lights, and of course, drink a cup of warm hot cocoa. Check out our top picks for the weekend of Dec. 5-7.

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Where to See Santa in Phoenix

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Cookies, cocoa and rosy red cheeks. Santa is making an appearance again this holiday season all over the Valley. Don’t miss your chance to take a photo and share your wish list with the jolly man from the North Pole himself. 

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SanTan Village

Through Dec. 24

On his tour through the Valley, Santa will make a stop at SanTan Village near Harkins Theaters. The big guy will...

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