Tempe Prep Junior Publishes First Fantasy Book—Working on Sequel

By Jacqueline RischWe might think of authors as being adults who studied writing in college, or old Greek men who wrote inquisitive books about...

Tempe Prep’s Spring Musical is a Smash Hit

By Samuel GoodykoontzIt is no “secret” that this year’s Tempe Prep musical, The Secret Garden, was a huge hit. You already know what happened...

Credit Union Donates More Than 160,000 Water Bottles

During its annual Water Drive, TruWest® Credit Union collected more than 160,000 bottles of water in the month of May, a record-breaking amount for...

Local Ad Agency Welcomes New Client Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino

The Valley’s foremost authority on brand strategy, user experience design and influence amplification, Commit Agency, has announced two new clients joining the agency’s roster...

Star Wars Trilogy Showing at monOrchid

The Force is happening all weekend long Friday, June 14 through Sunday, June 16. In a partnership between FilmBar, True North Studio, Zia Records...

Cory McCloskey in The Pajama Game

The Pajama Game, based on the 1953 novel "7½ Cents by" Richard Bissell, is one of Broadway's most beloved musicals, winning the Tony Award for Best...

Looking for a Knock Out Gift for Dad? Celebrate Father’s Day...

  Paul Pelletier, Founder and Owner of Scottsdale Boxing Club (SBC) is celebrating Father’s Day with a knockout gift! Scottsdale Boxing Club is honoring the...

Juneteenth festival at Tempe History Museum celebrates the abolition of slavery...

Juneteenth commemorates June 19, 1865, an important day in U.S. history when the last enslaved African American people heard about the abolition of slavery....

Artlink Announces New First Fridays Shuttle

To give visitors better access to arts and culture experiences during Phoenix’s popular First Fridays Art Walk, Artlink Inc. has updated the routes of...

Tempe Prep Seniors Choose College Fits Across the U.S.

 By Clara Moffitt Decisions, decisions, decisions. Every day we have to make decisions, and some pretty challenging ones too: Should I eat breakfast or...

Tickets now on sale for July 4thTempe Town Lake Festival

Tickets are now on sale for the annual Fox 10 July 4th Tempe Town Lake Festival. Celebrate Independence Day by taking in one of...

Half Off Drinks to Cool Off this Summer

Summer weather is on the horizon! It’s time to enjoy cool, refreshing drinks and Thirsty Lion Gastropub is offering a perfect deal to “Beat...

American Airlines Donates Thousands to Phoenix Children’s Hospital

American Airlines has gifted Phoenix Children’s Hospital $50,000 in honor of Michael Carreon. Carreon retired after 24 years with American Airlines in Phoenix, Arizona....

Mora Italian Introduces Brand New Happy Hour

It’s beginning to heat up in the Valley, which means our 100+ degree temperatures are about to be in full swing. This means it’s...

Tempe Time Machine returns to the museum with free activities for...

Tempe History Museum’s popular summer program series, Tempe Time Machine, returns for the summer with an exciting lineup of performers, activities and demonstrators. The program...

Great Hearts Academies Student Receives National Honor

Great Hearts Academies is excited to announce that Amy Zhou, a senior at Scottsdale Preparatory Academy, was recently chosen by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy...

Event: Sexual Assault Response Panel Discussion

The public is invited to join New Life Center in its first-ever Sexual Assault Response Panel discussion, on Thursday, June 6th, from 11:30 a.m....

Tempe Public Library’s Summer Reading Program kicks off in June

Avoid the “summer slide” and keep the whole family connected with Tempe Public Library’s Summer Reading program, which kicks off Saturday, June 1. This...
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AZTV7’s SUMMER LINEUP IS COMING MEMORIAL DAY!

AZTV7, your Local Arizona Broadcast home for nonstop entertaining television 24 hours a day, seven days a week, is rolling out some changes to...

Rose All Day Wine Tasting

"A Taste of Rose"! Join Sommelier, Arturo, on the Hackett House patio as he compares different Rose wines Cost is only: $10 and includes wine...

Derma Health Skin and Laser to Open at Desert Ridge Marketplace

Derma Health Skin & Laser will open its newest location at Desert Ridge Marketplace in fall 2019. Locally-owned and operated since 2004, Derma Health...

Arizona Science Center Offering Free General Admission to Mothers and Grandmothers...

This Mother’s Day – or should we say Mummies’ Day – wrap your mom in love with a trip to Arizona Science Center. Moms...

New Spring Fresh Menu at Thirsty Lion Gastropub & Grill

It’s springtime in the Valley and that calls for fresh food and drinks! Thirsty Lion Gastropub and Grill is launching a new spring fresh seasonal...
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Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing Reveals...

The Arizona Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (ACDHH) announced today their official list of the most accommodating “SPOTS” for the deaf...

United Food Bank Needs Your Help to Stamp Out Hunger this...

The 27thNational Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive is set for Saturday, May 11. This annual drive offers an ideal opportunity...

Donate to the 7th Annual Fill an F-150 Water Drive

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Casual Alien, Marimbas and the history of Mill Avenue are all...

May brings with it the unveiling of Tempe History Museum’s new changing exhibit, Walking Mill Avenue, along with a variety of local music and...

Robson Resort Communities Honored at 2019 Eliant Homebuyers’ Choice Awards

Robson Resort Communities is excited to announce it earned multiple honors at the 2019 Annual Eliant Homebuyers’ Choice Awards for its commitment to providing...
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vCandidates.com Gives Users 25,000 Reasons to Test New Career Platform

Participants could earn more than $2,000 a month as a Brand Influencer Tempe, AZ, May 1, 2019 - Arizona-based Startup Company, vCandidates.com is looking...

Tempe Prep Middle School Track Team Brimming with Talent

By Theresa O’Connor The Tempe Prep middle school track and field team is in the middle of their season after a great start!  This year...

Tempe Prep Middle Schooler Takes 1st Place in Jiu Jitsu Competition

By Sanjana ThimmidiCan you guess what one Tempe Prep middle schooler does in her free time? Well, eighth grader Kailee Levitch learns jiu jitsu...

Tempe Prep Seniors Bond on Senior Trip to Washington D.C.

By Sarah GoodykoontzWhat a year for Tempe Prep seniors: with applying to colleges, preparing for Senior Scenes, writing a 4500-5500-word paper and preparing to...

Walking Mill Avenue exhibit opening May 14 at Tempe History Museum

Mill Avenue. It’s one of the Valley’s best-known streets. A destination for locals as well as tourists, it attracts millions of people each year...

Teen volunteers needed for summer activities at Tempe Public Library

Know a teen who wants to make a difference? Tempe Public Library is looking for awesome teens ages 12-18 to help with summer activities....

Give the Gift of Reading! Grow A Reader virtual book...

Three out of every five children in low-income communitiesdon't have a single children's book to call their own PHOENIX (April 30, 2019) – Numerous local businesses are partnering with Southwest...

Best-selling author to offer free workshops at Tempe Public Library

Tempe Public Library’s Writer in Residence program continues this summer with a series of workshops and consultation from best-selling author, Betty Webb.Webb is the...

April is Month of the Military Child: PurpleUp! with Boys &...

The entire month of April is Boys & Girls Clubs of America’s Month of the Military Child and Thursday, April 25th is PurpleUp! A...

POWER SKYSCRAPERS The new solar power source

Skyscrapers could soon generate their own power and go “Green” thanks to a new see-through solar window kit designed as a building-integrated photovoltaics (BIPV)...

Back to School Clothing Drive Golden Masquerade Gala is May 18

The Back to School Clothing Drive’s Golden Masquerade Gala 2019, celebrating 51 years serving Valley children in need, begins at 6 p.m. on Saturday,...

People First Movement: A Fireside Chat With Kimber Lanning

Learn how to take your business to the next level with Kimber Lanning, founder of Local First Arizona, and Rick Bowers, president at TTI...

Human Services Campus Launches Weather Relief Drive for Summer Heat for...

Phoenix summers are hot and can be inhospitable to anyone living in the Valley, but particularly for people who sleep on the street.  In 2017,...

Humana Looking To Fill More Than 150 National Phone Sales and...

 Leading health and well-being company Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) today announced it is hiring to fill more than 150 new full-time positions in Phoenix...

Free golf lessons at Tempe’s inaugural Drive, Pitch & Putt Golf...

Know an aspiring young golfer? Youth ages 5-17 are invited to Tempe’s Drive, Pitch & Putt Golf Challenge on Saturday, April 27. Golfers will...

Our Community’s Response to Hunger: Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger...

The 27thNational Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive is set for Saturday, May 11. This annual drive offers an ideal opportunity...

Arizona Gives Day Announces 2019 Prize Winners

PHOENIX, AZ (April 18, 2019): — More than 80 nonprofits participating in Arizona Gives Day from around the state, including large and small organizations...

Registration for summer classes and programs begins April 22

Summer camps, pool time and triple digit heat. It’s all right around the corner, which means now is the time to start planning the...

Tempe Prep Students Travel Abroad with Tempe Sister Sities

By Jacqueline RischExperiencing new cultures, tasting new foods, and meeting new people – ah, traveling! What’s not to love? Traveling exposes you to a...

CANADIAN-BASED NERDS ON SITE EXPANDS INTO ARIZONA WITH 6 FRANCHISES

Nerds On Site, which provides on-site IT services to small-to-medium businesses and entrepreneurs in 10 countries, recently opened its first six franchises in Scottsdale,...

Call to Artists – Vibrant Artist Cohort applicants now being accepted

Tempe is now seeking applicants for the Vibrant Artist Cohort (VAC), which provides an opportunity for performance-based artists to develop their careers. Artists who...

College Connect hosting summer job fair for teens on April 13

Meet potential employers at College Connect’s April workshop, which will feature a summer job fair with dozens of businesses that are hiring. There will...

Free ways to beat the heat in Tempe this weekend

Yes. The forecast says 90-degree days arrive this weekend. Luckily Tempe has several ways for Valley residents to beat the heat for free. Here’s...

Peruvian Cooking Class April 29th

Join us for a Peruvian cooking class at Tempe's historic Hackett House.  The owners of El Chullo Restaurant, Esperanza Luzcando and her husband Jose...

Aletheia String Quartet Concert April 5th

Aletheia Homestead Concert: A Night Around the World Join the Aletheia String Quartet for "A Night Around the World," the third and final concert in...

Phoenix Specialist uses upbringing to help in city’s work

Traveling the world is on everyone’s bucket list but, for Joseph MacEwan, it was part of growing up.  Now the Research Director for the City...

Tempe Wakes Up to find itself in Hot Water

By: Ken Tanqueruss Tempe residents were justifiably alarmed by the news they awoke to this morning. Distressed and disturbed. Beginning at dawn, Tempe Town Lake was...
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(Satire) Video: New Border Resort Hailed as Crown Jewel of Trump...

In what will likely be the crown jewel of the Trump dynasty, officials from Arizona, Mexico and the Trump Organization recently announced a collaborative...
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(Satire) Video: Mar-A-Wallgo Just the Beginning: More Border Resorts Planned

As the grand opening of the new Mar-a-Wallgo resort approaches, experts from both countries, as well as the Trump Organization, are scrambling to estimate...

(Satire) Mar-A-Wallgo to Offer Golf, ATV Tours, and Simulated Border Patrols

As President Donald Trump prepares to open his flagship border resort, Mar-a-Wallgo, hundreds have already signed up for the hotel's expansive tour and excursion...

Exclusive Interview with Bisbee Mayor David Smith about proposed Mar-a-Wallgo Resort

By: Joseph Lewis I had the the fortunate opportunity to sit down with Mayor David Smith of Bisbee, Arizona on a beautiful day in late...

(Opinion) Mar-a-Wallgo is Tourism to Make America Great Again

During his campaign, President Donald Trump promised to make America great again. That’s why 63,000,000 intelligent, future-minded Americans elected the host of Celebrity Apprentice...

Trump’s Mar-A-Wallgo T Shirt proceeds to help Mexico pay for the...

At My Local News we want to do all that we can to help Mexico pay for the wall, as President Trump has promised...

New Arizona Company Expands Opportunities for New Generation of Well-Rounded...

Scott Novis, Founder, and CEO of Bravous Youth Esports, is an engineer by trade but a sports lover by heart, which lead him to...

Free waves, swim lessons, CPR demos at April Pools Day on...

Get ready to enjoy the waves at Kiwanis Wave Pool as we kick off the swim season with April Pools Day on Saturday, April...

Tempe community centers hiring for several summer positions

Know a student who wants a great summer gig? Tempe’s community centers are hiring for several positions, ranging from lifeguards to coaches to concessions...

AAED Spring Conference To Focus On ‘Cool Tools and Hot Topics’

(PHOENIX – March 25, 2019) The Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED) will host its annual Spring Conference, May 1-3 at Loews Ventana Canyon...

Arizona Medical Marijuana Innovator Launches New Food Line, Budoodle Noodles

Brightroot, the Tempe-based parent company of The Mint Dispensary and vertical multi-state cannabis dispensary operator and product developer, is introducing a wide range of...

AAED’s April Workforce Symposium to Address “The War For Talent”

(PHOENIX – March 18, 2019) - The Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED) will hold a Workforce Symposium, “The War for Talent,” April 9...

Mission of Mercy Names Tony Banegas CEO

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The 3000 Club to Rescue More than 150,000 Pounds of Produce...

More than 150,000 pounds of produce will be saved and distributed to Arizona families thanks to a Humana Foundation grant to The 3000 Club,...

715-Plus Nonprofits Register for Arizona Gives Day, April 2

          More than 715 501c3 nonprofit organizations across the state, from small hyper-local volunteer-run agencies to major organizations with widespread...

Close to 17,000 Meals Donated During “March Out Hunger” Food Drive

Thanks to the generous support of the Phoenix community, the “March Out Hunger” food drive raised close to 17,000 meals to help combat food...

Toddler yoga and stroller fitness now offered by Tempe Public Library

Tempe Public Library is now offering two unique new classes for parents and tots. Preschool Yoga Storytime Calling all 3 to 5 -year-olds! Join...

Protecting Consumers: Affiliated Dermatology Experts Weigh in on FDA’s New Proposal

 Protecting Consumers: Local Experts Weigh in on FDA’s New Proposal (PHOENIX)– The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) wants to make sunscreen labeling more effective.To...
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Geeks Night Out STEAM festival returns on March 20

Robots and solar-powered race cars, anyone? Join more than 70 Tempe wavemakers and Discover the Science at the 8th annual Geeks Night Out. Representatives...

Humana to Host Veterans Resource Fair, March 29

Veterans, their families and the public are invited to a Veterans Resource Fair on Friday, March 29, 2019, which is also National Vietnam War...

For-Profit Businesses Can Help Fundraise for Charities Through Arizona Gives Day

Now is the time to register a business or corporation to fundraise as part of Arizona Gives Day, a 24-hour online fund-raising event benefiting...

Community invited to exhibit at Geeks Night Out on March 20:...

The City of Tempe invites businesses, organizations and schools with a STEAM focus to participate in the 8th annual Geeks Night Out, presented by...

Locally-owned MedSpa Celebrates 15 Years

Derma Health Skin & Laser, locally-owned and operated since 2004, celebrates 15 year of service in the Valley. More than 50,000 patients have received...

500 children receive free dental care at A.T. Still University’s Give...

On Friday, Feb. 22, A.T. Still University's Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health (ATSU-ASDOH) and the Arizona Dental Foundation hosted the annual event,...
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