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Thirsty Lion Gastropub Brings Successful Online Food Hall to Arizona

The seasoned restaurateurs behind Thirsty Lion Gastropub a division of Concept Entertainment Group (CEG) have launched Central Kitchen, an online food hall operating out of...
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Local Interior Designers Connect with Homeowners to Upgrade Personal Spaces

Updating and redesigning your home can bring incredible results but getting to the end of the project or remodel can be challenging. Working with...
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Tempe Prep Adds Strength and Conditioning Program for Athletes

By Spencer BodowTempe Preparatory Academy’s new Athletic Director, Mr. Doug Seagrave, is one of the most unique athletic directors Tempe Prep has had. In...
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Tempe Prep Music Teacher’s 30-Year Career with Phoenix Symphony

By Hannah FrazierMany Tempe Preparatory Academy students know that their music teacher and Sinfonia director, Mrs. Wilkison, was in the Phoenix Symphony, but not...
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Sanctuary Bail Bonds Celebrates 10 Years of Excellent Customer Service

In 2010, Tom Cerino and Randy Feldman founded Sanctuary Bail Bonds while working within the restaurant/hospitality industry. Friends and business partners for several years,...
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Tempe Prep Senior Athletes Pursuing College Sports

By Hannah Chadwick“Don't just dream, reach. If all you do is dream, you will achieve nothing. If you want to succeed, give yourself a...
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Waymo Drops the Term “Self-Driving”

From the Waymo Blog:Last year was a big one for us - we raised our first external investment round, we rolled out the 5th...
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TruWest® Credit Union Raises $55,000 for Phoenix Children’s Hospital

TruWest Credit Union,  donated $55,000 to Phoenix Children’s Hospital in Phoenix, Arizona, through a fundraising 50/50 raffle and “Casual for a Cause” staff donation...
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UCP of Central Arizona to Open New Facility at the Renowned...

United Cerebral Palsy of Central Arizona (UCP), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity organization dedicated to helping children and adults who have a wide array of...
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Fulton Homes Details its Leadership Role in Resource Conservation in a...

Fulton Homes, Arizona's largest family-owned and -operated homebuilder, was recognized in 2020 by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as the recipient of three...
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Entrepreneurship Empowerment Nonprofit Grants $30,000 in Seed Funding to Women-Owned Enterprises

Millionaire Mastermind Academy, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to educate and support the growth of women-owned businesses, recently awarded $30,000 in investments to...
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Tempe Prep Alum Makes Impact at Princeton

By Clara MoffittSome people go to Hawaii for the beaches. Others go for the hiking trails. Some people go to Hawaii to solve human...
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TruWest® Credit Union Releases Voice Authentication for Better Service and Security

TruWest Credit Union is excited to launch Voice ID, powered by Illuma Shield, a voice authentication and fraud prevention platform from Illuma Labs, to...
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Tempe Diablos Host Crucial Blood Drive

With COVID-19 numbers on the rise again, many Valley healthcare facilities are overwhelmed with patients and need all the support they can get. A...
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Tempe Prep Launches Alumni Magazine

Tempe Prep is excited to share our new alumni magazine prepared by current students, OPTIMA! Get updates on many of Tempe Prep's graduates and...
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Tempe Prep Accepting Applications

Tempe Prep is currently accepting applications for Fall 2021. 5th grade families who applied by December 15 will be included in the lottery for...
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ACCEL Recipient of an Anonymous Donation of $50,000 in New Physical...

ACCEL, a nonprofit that serves children and adults who have developmental disabilities, including autism spectrum disorder, cognitive disabilities and behavioral disorders, recently received a...
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Tempe Prep Information Night on Thursday, December 10

Current 5th to 10th grade students and their families are invited to learn more about the exceptional education offered at Tempe Preparatory Academy at...
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Arizona REALTORS® Supports the National Association of REALTORS® Action to Curb...

The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) Board of Directors has voted to approve a series of recommendations from NAR’S Professional Standards Committee that extends...
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Tempe Prep Chamber Choir Practicing for Competition

Tempe Prep Chamber Choir Practicing for Competition By Sam Campbell With all the school clubs and plans that Covid-19 has cancelled for students, Tempe Prep’s Chamber...
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Pie season arrives at Amadio Ranch, preorder now for Thanksgiving and...

LAVEEN, AZ – Add a homemade pie to the Thanksgiving menu without spending a minute in the kitchen by ordering now from Amadio Ranch,...
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Tempe Empty Bowls 20th Anniversary Event is Still On! Some Changes...

For 20 years, Tempe Empty Bowls has involved Tempe-area elementary and middle school classrooms, Tempe Union high schools, and many local artists who all created...
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Virtual Shopping with a Personal Touch for Holiday Gift Giving

TDOriginals and ODV Wines have always been the local “go to” place when folks are looking to celebrate – specialty custom cakes, decadent desserts,...
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Great Hearts Raises More Than $500,000 for Teacher Excellence Fund after...

PHOENIX – Great Hearts Academies is proud to announce that it raised over $500,000 to benefit their annual Teacher Excellence Fund, which provides bonus compensation for Great...
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United Food Bank Hosts Holiday Food Distribution This Friday

  United Food Bank will distribute holiday food items, including frozen turkeys, during its regularly scheduled Friday food distribution. The food bank is prepared to...
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SaddleBrooke Ranch Opens New Casual Dining Amenity

SaddleBrooke Ranch, a Robson Resort Community located north of Tucson, is excited to announce the opening of Ed’s Dogs. This casual dining spot reflects...
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Tempe Prep Information Night on Thursday, December 3

Tempe Prep Information Night on Thursday, December 3Current 5th to 10th grade students and their families are invited to learn more about the exceptional...
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Pedal Haus Brewery Takes Gold at San Diego Beer Festival

PHOENIX – Pedal Haus Brewery announced today that it received gold standing in the Dark Lager category at this year’s San Diego International Beer Festival for its German...
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Veteran Receives Bath Remodel

 According to the U.S. Census Bureau, more than 5.5 million U.S. veterans are living with a disability; many facing everyday challenges such as taking...
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Free Bathroom Remodels for Disabled Servicemembers

(Phoenix, Ariz. – Oct. 26, 2020) Aqua Therapy Tubs, located in North Phoenix, is helping disabled U.S. veterans get bathroom remodels including zero-step showers, walk-in tubs and safety grab bars this Veterans...
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Young Boy Living Life to the Fullest Through UCP

United Cerebral Palsy of Central Arizona Connects with Young Family to Make Full Use of Resources in Their Journey with the Disability   PHOENIX –...
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Virtual Event Features Stories of Resilience, Perseverance and Adaptability

Child Crisis Arizona’s annual board fundraising luncheon became a virtual brunch “in” for 2020, allowing guests to view the event from the comfort of...
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SMTC presents The Music Man

Scottsdale Musical Theater Company presents The Music Man November 10-12, live on stage at the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts.The Music Man is...
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39th Governor’s Arts Awards Goes Virtual on Oct. 28

The 2020 Governor’s Arts Awards, postponed last spring because of the COVID-19 pandemic, will be broadcast virtually on Wednesday, Oct. 28 on the Arizona...
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Valley Caterers Adapt!

No doubt times are changing in our world of catering. It is going to be a little bit harder to “Make the good times easy”,...
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Dr. M. Zuhdi Jasser Named Grand Marshal for Annual East Valley...

Parade in Reverse Invites Spectators to Drive-Through Parade Reflecting this year’s East Valley Veterans Parade theme of “Celebrating Lives of Service,” Dr. M. Zuhdi Jasser...
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Torrie Taj announced as 2020 Athena Award finalist

The Greater Phoenix Chamber announced the 11 women chosen as finalists for its prestigious ATHENA Awards, continuing its strong tradition of recognizing outstanding Valley...
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Southwest Behavioral & Health Services Receives Grant from The Substance Abuse...

SAMHSA Grant Will Support a Comprehensive Opioid Recovery Center with an Integrated Systems Approach for Mohave County Residents (PHOENIX – Sept. 30, 2020) – Southwest...
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Pandemic Side Effect: More Clogged Drains. Valley Plumbers Share Prevention Tips

 (PHOENIX)– Six months into the pandemic and the clogs just keep coming. Valley plumbers are seeing no slowdown in calls about slow and clogged...
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New Study Finds Link Between Dental Insurance and Improved Overall Well-Being

Delta Dental poll finds Americans with dental insurance have better oral health habits, healthier lifestyles, and financial benefits.(Glendale, Ariz. – Sept. 30, 2020)  — As communities continue to...
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OCTOBER IS NATIONAL PIZZA MONTH. Support Local and Eat at Organ...

Celebrate National Pizza Month with live music at the iconic Valley restaurant and entertainment destination, Organ Stop Pizza in Mesa, Arizona. Meal packages start...
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C2 Tactical Offers Taser Demo

C2 Tactical is hosting a FREE Taser demo at its Scottsdale location (7000 E. Mayo Blvd.) on Saturday, October 3, from 10 a.m. to...
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Delta Dental of Arizona Foundation Encourages Nonprofits to Apply for Grants

Oral Health Programs & Education Funding Applications Now Open StatewideDelta Dental of Arizona Foundation is looking forward to helping even more Arizonans with their...
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Girl Scouts-Arizona Cactus-Pine Council Hosts Dr. Donna Beegle for Virtual Poverty...

Girl Scouts–Arizona Cactus-Pine Council (GSACPC) continues to be dedicated to their commitment to DEI (diversity, equity and inclusion) and recently hosted Dr. Donna Beegle,...
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Ben Zamora Joins Wilde Wealth Management Group as an Investment Advisor

(Scottsdale, Ariz. – September 23, 2020) – Wilde Wealth Management Group, an award-winning independent financial advisory firm with offices in Scottsdale, Tempe, Glendale, Payson,...
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Pet photographer with the mission to end animal homelessness opens doors...

Are you a dog or cat lover ? Good news - there is now another great way to support animal related charities in the...
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WALK N ROLL PHOENIX – Spina Bifida Arizona hosts Virtual Fundraiser...

Join the fun, VIRTUALLY on October 17th and support the Spina Bifida of Arizona nonprofit!Spina Bifida Arizona is hosting a VIRTUAL Walk-N-Roll on their...
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Valley Mechanics Team Up To Support Helping Hands For Single Moms

NARPRO (Neighborhood Auto Repair Professionals) is a group of individuals looking to make a difference in the community. The organization has partnered with Helping...
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New Nonprofit Rare Ambition Launches in Scottsdale With A Mission

Mary Hampton, a Scottsdale-based entrepreneur, is excited to announce the launch of her new non-profit 501 (c)(3), Rare Ambition with a mission to make sure families...
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Jaclyn Pederson Appointed New Chief Executive Officer of Feeding Matters

The Board of Directors of Feeding Matters, a national advocacy organization for Pediatric Feeding Disorder (PFD), is pleased to announce the appointment of Jaclyn...
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Connie Health Launches Medicare Services Throughout Arizona

(PHOENIX – September 10, 2020) – Connie Health, a personal Medicare advisory service combining Medicare expertise and local advisors with data-driven insights, to help individuals...
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WashClub Phoenix to Celebrate Teachers with Giveaway

On-demand, mobile laundry service wants to help a hard-working Arizona teacher this September with one less thing to worry about PHOENIX – Adapting to a...
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Celebrate National Bourbon Month at Kasai

It’s National Bourbon Month! Did you know that bourbon does need to be made in the United States to be considered bourbon? This seemingly...
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Chris Smith Investments Transitions to Wilde Wealth Management Group; Michael W....

(Payson, Ariz. – September 8, 2020) – Chris Smith Investments, located at 112 West Main Street in Payson, has formally merged with Wilde Wealth...
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First Responders Free at C2 Tactical All Month

September is Military and First Responder Appreciation Month at C2 Tactical so as a “Thank You”, the locally owned company is offering FREE range...
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East Valley Veterans Day Parade WILL Happen this Year!

The Annual East Valley Show of Thanks Will Go on in a Creative, COVID-Safe Format In a year that has seen the cancellation of so...
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Tempe Prep Breaks Ground on New Fine Arts and Sciences Building

This week marked a significant milestone in the history of Tempe Preparatory Academy as it held a groundbreaking ceremony initiating construction of a 20,000...

SMTC presents a Live Streaming Concert

SMTC is producing a Live Streaming concert featuring a full evening of some of the best songs from some of Broadway’s Best Shows. With...

Arizona Boardwalk Attractions to Hold Labor Day Weekend Food Drive to...

 Visitors to Arizona Boardwalk this Labor Day Weekend are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items to the entertainment destination’s Food Drive to benefit United Food Bank  and...

Trusting Connections Invites you to Nominate a Hero for National Nanny...

Trusting Connections Nanny Agency extends an invitation to participate in National Nanny Recognition Week by nominating caregivers and heroes.Former nannies themselves, the co-founders are...

Waste Not and Starbucks Kick Off Hunger Action Month™ with FoodShare...

Beginning September 1, the first day of Hunger Action Month, local nonprofit organization Waste Not will partner with Starbucks stores throughout the region to...

VISIT MESA LAUNCHES EXCLUSIVE VACATION PACKAGES FOR LOCALS

Escape to Mesa Themed Stays Include $150 in Incentives for Arizona Residents (MESA, Ariz.) – Starting Sept. 1, Visit Mesa will launch a series of themed vacation packages as part...

Local Credit Institution Raises $4,600 for the American Lung Association

TruWest® Credit Union has raised $4,600 for the American Lung Association through the first ever Fight for Air Climb in Phoenix. The Fight for...

Caesars Rewards Program Offers Additional Benefits, More Hotel Options

(MARICOPA, Ariz. – Aug. 27, 2020) – Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino customers have long enjoyed the benefits of the resort’s Caesars Rewards program. And with news...

Press Coffee Announces New Community Blend

Local Coffee Roaster Commits to Supporting Local Nonprofits Press Coffee is passionate about supporting the community where they work and live. Over the years...

Implementation of tenant/landlord assistance programs is critical

By Michelle Lind, CEO Arizona REALTORS® Arizona businesses continue to be affected by the economic impact of COVID-19.  Particularly hard-hit are those individuals whose business is...

Considering Labor Day Road Trip To Cure Cabin Fever?

 Considering Labor Day Road Trip To Cure Cabin Fever?Valley Experts Offer Road Trip Checklist (PHOENIX)– Labor Day weekend typically marks the last road trip of...

VooDoo Daddy’s Steam Kitchen Announces First Franchise

Tempe-based VooDoo Daddy’s Steam Kitchen has secured its first franchise contract shortly after its first year of operations, allowing the Cajun, creole and Caribbean...

Feeding Matters awarded Thunderbirds Charities Grant

Arizona-based nonprofit Feeding Matters – the first organization in the world dedicated to advancing the research, identification, and collaborative care of pediatric feeding disorder...

The Unsuccessful Quitter

It seems the loudest naysayer in our lives many times is ourselves. My own self-insults were never louder than when I decided to write...

UCP of Central Arizona’s Annual Gala Goes Digital

UCP Strong takes signature event online to support UCP family from the safety, comfort of home PHOENIX – United Cerebral Palsy of Central Arizona’s first...

Delta Dental of Arizona Named One of the State’s Top Employers...

Glendale, Ariz. — Delta Dental of Arizona understands that fostering a culture of healthy living promotes employee happiness, loyalty and productivity. The state’s top...

Big Brothers Big Sisters Welcomes New Board Chair

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona (BBBSAZ), one of the largest Big Brothers Big Sisters agencies in the United States, appoints a new...

Southwest Behavioral & Health Services Names Bob Sanowski Vice President of...

(PHOENIX – Aug. 10, 2020) Bob Sanowski has been named vice president of information technology at Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H), an innovative...

AZCCC Hematologist and Oncologist Dr. Sanjeev Gopal Bringing Top Cancer Care...

Arizona Center for Cancer Care is proud to bring the highest level of cancer treatment and blood disease to one of the fastest growing...

Great Hearts Announces Teacher Excellence Fund Telethon

Great Hearts Academies is proud to announce the first-ever Teacher Excellence Fund Telethon, taking place Saturday, September 19 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m....

Human Services Campus Neighborhood Clean Up at 1 Year: 90 Sessions,...

A pilot program of twice-weekly clean ups in the neighborhood surrounding the Human Services Campus (HSC) in response to concerns by community members produced...

Great Hearts Announces Co-Founder as New CEO

The Great Hearts America Board of Directors has appointed founding Chairman Jay Heiler as Chief Executive Officer of the organization.Heiler and President of the...

More Time At Home = Higher Energy Bills. Local Experts Offer...

As we spend more time at home, many of us are using more water and electricity. To help save energy and money, the experts at Donley...

Rocky Mountain Emmys to Host First-Ever Virtual Event

The Rocky Mountain Southwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences will host its first-ever virtual event on Saturday, September 19...
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