from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of south-central Arizona southeast of Phoenix. It is a residential community and winter resort. Population: 241,000.
  • Chandler, Raymond Thornton 1888-1959. American novelist noted for creating the character Philip Marlowe, a tough and cynical detective. His works include The Big Sleep (1939) and Farewell, My Lovely (1940).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. An English occupational surname for a maker or seller of candles.
  • proper n. A male given name, transferred use of the surname.


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  • CHANDLER -- An out-of-control vehicle narrowly missed hitting a Department of Public Safety officer investigating an accident in Chandler Tuesday morning.


  • CHANDLER -- One suspect is in custody and two others are on the loose after they allegedly opened fire on a vehicle in Chandler.

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  • CHANDLER -- Chandler police say a suspect who likes to steal cosmetics has resurfaced after nearly six months.


  • CHANDLER -- Some parents say their children were exposed to an anti-abortion and anti-gay campaign inside a Chandler haunted house.


  • CHANDLER - Starting Sunday, there will be a new exhibit at the Route 66 Interpretive Center in Chandler honoring law enforcement officers who have made a difference throughout Oklahoma's history.


  • CHANDLER, AZ - A Chandler family is coping with the loss of a pet after animal control workers mistakenly euthanized their dog.


  • CHANDLER -- Chandler police are investigating the discovery of man's body found in a large water fountain in front of a $1 million home in a neighborhood that backs up to a golf course.


  • Last Update: 6/23 10: 19 pm CHANDLER, AZ -- A Chandler father has been sentenced to 15 years of supervised probation after officials discovered that his 2-year-old son weighed less than 13 pounds.


  • CHANDLER -- Police say three Chandler teens were arrested after a night of crime.


  • CHANDLER -- The clock is ticking for a Chandler food bank that could be forced to close its doors on Friday, for the second time in two weeks.



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