Tempe History Museum hosts Juneteenth festival

While Juneteenth, a day that commemorates the emancipation of African American slaves, just recently became a federal holiday, it has been a holiday in Tempe since 2020. FOX 10's Bailey Miller has a look at a community festival in the East Valley city over the new federal holiday.

Juneteenth festival being held at Tempe History Museum

A day after President Joe Biden signed a bill making Juneteenth a new federal holiday, the city of Tempe is holding a festival at the Tempe History Museum. Juneteenth commemorates June 19, 1865, when Union soldiers brought the news of freedom to enslaved Black people in Galveston, Texas — two months after the Confederacy had surrendered.

12-year-old Arizona boy granted wish of mobility

12-year-old Bert, an Arizona Boy Scout, has muscular dystrophy and his current wheelchair limits the number of things to do. But thanks to Make-A-Wish Arizona, that's about to change. FOX 10's Desiree Fluellen has the details.

Tempe aquarium welcomes 4 baby sharks

Sea Life Arizona Aquarium has four new baby sharks, all of which were born in 2020 as part of their conservation program - and some guests will even have a chance to touch them. FOX 10 photojournalist Joe Tillman has the story.