Should Journalists Express Their Opinions Outside of Work?

When it comes to divisive issues like gay marriage or abortion, I’ve got an opinion on it, some pretty strong opinions, actually. Same with...

Everything I Learned in Life I Learned from The Fonz

Most children learn how to handle life by watching their parents or older brothers and sisters. As the child gets older, they pick up...

Road Trip: Seeking Salvation? I Know a Place…

This summer I took a very long road trip with a group of students from my high school called "Bear Busters,” led by my...

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...

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...

(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...

Let us shout out the word about your business through a...

  Have you ever wanted to have an article written about you and your business for publication in the local newspaper or magazine?  In today’s...

Ford Driving Skills for Life trains 1,000 teens and parents in...

More than 1,000 teen drivers and their parents received free hands-on advanced driver training as part of Ford Driving Skills for Life in Phoenix Nov....

Homeless Teens Find Stability through Arizona Host Family Program

For a child, homelessness means sitting on a street corner, doing homework assignments by streetlight, not knowing if there will be a place to...

Arizona Gets Professional Football Team

  Football fans will soon have more than one football team to cheer for. Arizona State University shared the exciting news on Wednesday, confirming the Alliance of...

How To Live Here and Now!

Meditation is an important key to reduce stress, improve concentration, etc. Here are some techniques to help you deal with these negative things. Do...

ASU Gammage Set to Host The Humans

Make plans for some must-see entertainment at the end of this month. ASU Gammage will present "The Humans" from May 29-June 3. Described as an "uproarious,...

Participants Needed for ASU Research Study

Sun Devil students, the ASU School of Nutrition and Health Promotion needs participants for a research study. They are recruiting students eighteen years and older...
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AZ Boys Launch Free Drink APP!

For the longest time my wife and I would get excited for our Friday night date nights and head out the door. As we'd...
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Year Up Arizona Announces Enrollment is Open for January 2018 Class

Year Up Arizona is pleased to announce enrollment for the January 2018 class is now open.  The program is geared towards low-income young adults (ages 18-24, without...
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Phoenix-Area Little Brothers Are Waiting for Big Brothers

Big Brothers Big Sisters has renewed its call for men in the Metropolitan Phoenix area to be Big Brothers. Fewer men than women volunteer to...

10 Christmas Classics that Need to Be Watched Every Year

There are certain traditions we all have around Christmas time. Maybe we put up the tree a day after Thanksgiving. Perhaps we bake Christmas...

As You Wish Partners with Tempe Empty Bowls

More than 380 bowls were painted January 13-15 at As You Wish Pottery Places around the Valley as part of a fundraiser for Tempe...

Local Phoenix Family on FAMILY FEUD this Wednesday!

PHOENIX — Another Phoenix-area family will get its time on the TV screen when their appearance on the Steve Harvey-hosted game show “Family Feud”...

Local Entrepreneurs Open New Dogtopia for Phoenix Pups

Dogtopia, the nation’s leading dog daycare, boarding and spa facility, is opening its newest location in Phoenix on Thursday, April 12. Located at 3031...

Hike to Bisbee’s Cross Shrine – Great Exercise and a...

I love exploring Arizona's hidden treasures, the things you won't find right off the highway that aren't overrun with tourists. My family and I...

Plans for Assisted Living Move Forward

Plans for an additional building to an assisted living center in Paradise Valley moved forward after approval of the preliminary approval report during a...

ASU Polytechnic Campus Receives $15,000 Live Well Arizona Mini-Grant from Vitalyst...

The Arizona State University Polytechnic Campus, located in southeast Mesa, has received a $15,000 Live Well Arizona mini-grant from Vitalyst Health Foundation to support its...

TruWest Credit Union Offers High Rate Certificate

TruWest Credit Union, known for high-yield savings rates, has introduced an eight-month savings certificate with a 2.00% APY (Annual Percentage Yield). This limited-time certificate offer,...

Holiday Happenings at Park West Shopping Center

Park West shopping center is transforming into holiday headquarters to provide an experience for everyone, even the furriest of friends. Happenings at the West...

Free College Connect workshop on Feb. 2: Career preparation, technical careers

College Connect is hosting a workshop on Saturday, Feb. 2 that will cover everything students and parents need to know about career readiness and...

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...

VIDEO: Paramore to Perform in Phoenix in September

What do you get when you let your heart win? Paramore tickets if you're lucky. The alternative band will play Comerica Theatre September 27. It's...
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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...
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Diversity Makes Fashion History

For the first time in history, every New York Fashion Week presentation this year  featured at least one model of color.   More specifically, the...

SPOT 127 Youth Media Center Receives Grant as Part of Cultivating...

SPOT 127, KJZZ’s Youth Media Center, has been selected as a grantee in the Aetna Foundation’s Cultivating Healthy Communities program and was awarded $65,000...
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Using the right locks and registering your bike through Arizona State...

Bike theft continues to be an issue around Arizona State University campuses. In order to protect themselves from theft, students are encouraged to take...

Are My Christmas Gifts Covered?

The answer is maybe. NEW CAR- first, congratulations!  Most insurance policies will cover your replacement vehicle for 30 days.  Please call your agent the...

SUBWAY® Restaurants of Arizona Signs on as Title Sponsor of Arizona...

SUBWAY® Restaurants of Arizona is proud to serve as the title sponsor for the first-ever Quizbowl Arizona, a tournament-style educational contest in partnership with...

Opinion: Think Your Son or Daughter Might be LGBT+?

Are you worried that your son or daughter might be LGBT+? Many parents and grandparents today were raised in an era where certain behaviors,...

Damian McGinty in Concert April 29-30

Damian McGinty's "The Slow Dance Tour" Comes to The Listening Room Phoenix for two nights only! Join Irish singer, songwriter, and actor Damian McGinty in...

(Viewpoint) Protect Public Education Funding, Vote NO on Prop 305!

This coming November Proposition (Prop) 305, in support of the deceptively entitled Empowerment Scholarship Account (ESA) voucher program, will be on the statewide ballot....

KJZZ News honored with Public Radio News Director National Awards

The Public Radio News Directors Incorporated (PRNDI) announced their annual awards recognizing and celebrating the work of reporting, editing, anchoring and producing at local...

Tempe Arts Award in the Making

The Tempe Arts and Culture Commission Awards Subcommittee gathered for their first meeting tonight, in order to discuss an arts award in the making...

Best-selling author, local authors, publishers and artists featured at Tempe Book...

The 3rd annual Tempe Book Festival will be held on Saturday, November 3 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Tempe Public Library....

The Healthy Alternative to ‘Vaping’

ASU students are all familiar with JUUL’s after it being on the market for just over a year. They flocked towards it’s small glowing...

Less than Two Weeks Until Tempe Empty Bowls!

This year, the Tempe Empty Bowls program has 19 Tempe-area elementary and middle schools, five Tempe Union high schools, and local artists creating clay bowls...

News Deserts

News is what brings a community together, but what happens when the public loses the news at a local level?  An abundance of “news deserts”...

ADAC Discuss the End of DACA

The Arizona Dream Act Coalition met Thursday night for a discussion focused on helping the community understand what the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals...

Bike Theft Decreasing on ASU Campus

Bicycle theft at ASU has decreased this year by 26.7 percent because of “bike roundups,” according to Arizona State University’s Police Department records. The data...

Bond-Themed Best Buddies Arizona Gala Comes to Lusso Fine Motorcars

You are cordially invited to attend the 14th Annual Best Buddies Arizona Spirit of Friendship Gala! Join us for a black-tie affair at this...
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OPINION: From Plastic Bags to Puppies, Local Control is Under Assault

By Tempe City Councilmember Lauren Kuby With Phoenix Councilwoman Kate Gallego, FlagstaffCouncilmember Eva Putzova, and Tucson Vice Mayor Regina Romero Oct. 25, 2017; Adapted from The...

Arizona State Marching Band Championship Coming to Tempe

More than 30 high school marching bands from around the state of Arizona will converge on Sun Devil Stadium this coming Saturday, hoping to...
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ASU Combats Arizona’s Teen Suicide Rate

With young adult suicide on the rise in Arizona, two organizations are doing their part to combat the high climbing rate.   Arizona State University student...

Women’s March Returns to Phoenix January 21st

We are a women-led movement that seeks to break down systemic oppression through nonviolent action, and we are back in 2018 with a new...

Local Teens Organize “March for Our Lives: Phoenix” in Response to...

Two Arizona teens are organizing a local student-led protest at the Arizona State Capitol on Saturday, March 24th in response to unabated gun violence,...

Fight Hunger. Spark Change.

Throughout the month of April, your online acts of support, purchases of participating products and donations at Walmart registers can help your local Feeding...

Help Stamp Out Summer Hunger

Mark your calendar! Saturday, May 12 is the 26thannual National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. That day, your local letter...

June 28th LGBTQ Business Summit: Point of Pride

ONE Community Foundation is proud to partner with the Phoenix Business Journal on our second annual LGBTQ Business Summit. Join us on Thursday June 28th...

Job Openings at Rodeo Ranch

If you're looking for a job, you're in luck because there are many great openings around the valley right now. This includes employment opportunities...

Free vaccinations and spay/neuter vouchers plus $20 dog adoptions at Oct....

In celebration of pit bull awareness month, Fix.Adopt.Save. and its alliance partners are hosting the fifth annual Pittie-Palooza at Phoenix Metrocenter Mall on October...

LGBTQ+ Clubs May Help Students Feel More Secure on Campus

Creating “safe spaces” on high school and college campuses not only helps students feel more secure emotionally, they help students feel physically safer. Caryn Bird, an English teacher at...

New design, digital technology make Kiwanis Tennis Center a top destination...

Just 30 years after baseball became an official American pastime, another sport was also making its mark. The first tennis court in the United...

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...
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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...

Arizona Writer in Residence Publishes Children’s Book

When is it okay to break the rules? A new children’s science fiction book, “Rocket Shoes,” by Sharon Skinner of Mesa, examines that question...

Sandra Day O’Connor Institute Hosting Millennial Council

Students are invited to engage in their futures by joining the Sandra Day O'Connor Institute Millennial Council.  The Millennial Council aims to engage citizens ages...
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Are You A “Caring” Landlord?

 Guest Column Just imagine that you own a house or a condo and you decide to rent it out.  You become a landlord, and you...
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Humana to Honor Those Who Have Served This Veterans Day

Veterans, their families and the public are invited to a Veterans Day celebration and open house on Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, at the Humana...
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Diversity In Our Own Backyard

Diversity ranges from city to city. Whether that it is with food, jobs, geographic area, academic, ethnic, or racial. At Arizona State University, students...

Bringing Love to the Airwaves: “The Venus Vault” Makes its International...

  Hosted by renowned Life and Relationship Coach and author Syndeelou Jones and former pro golfer Craig Matthew, The Venus Vault explores the path of...

Enter for your chance to win a free Sponsored Content Article...

My Local News AZ is an incredible resource for Arizonans who want to know what's happening in their communities. I am honored to be part...

Tempe Empty Bowls Says THANK YOU!

Wow! What a turnout we had for the two-day Tempe Empty Bowls Event! We raised a record amount of money for United Food Bank...

Home and Car Giveaway for Wounded Warrior Project

Wickenburg Ranch, an active lifestyle community featuring a Trilogy® Resort Community in historic Wickenburg, Arizona, presents Wickenburg Ranch’s Great Hole-in-One Challenge presented by Infiniti...

Phoenix Sky Harbor Kicks off New Tour Program

Already feeling stressed about what activities you can do with your kids for summer break?  Getting ready for a trip and want to familiarize...

Girl Scouts–Arizona Cactus-Pine Council Announces First-Ever PowerUP G.I.R.L.s Event

(PHOENIX – June 22, 2018) — In an effort to educate girls and women about the power, impact and fun of Girl Scouting, Girl...

Arizona Historical Society, in partnership with Sandra Day O’Connor Institute, to...

The Arizona Historical Society, in partnership with Sandra Day O’Connor Institute today announced that they will host Portraits of Courage: A Commander in Chief’s...

Study Reveals Seniors’ and ACIs’ Differing Perspectives on Desirable Retirement Community...

TEMPE, Ariz. (Oct. 10, 2018) – Seniors are not the only ones involved in the decision-making process of finding a retirement community; their Adult...

LGBT Students and Loneliness

Loneliness is a universal experience, it tugs on the heart of every person regardless of one’s background. However, a new Chegg Media Center, found...

Phoenix Theatre Announces Name Change to Commemorate 100th Anniversary

 Phoenix Theatre, the largest professional regional theatre company in the state, is changing its name to The Phoenix Theatre Company, effective Jan. 21, 2019.   The...

Childhelp Wings Fashion Show Luncheon

Childhelp will celebrate the 13th Annual Childhelp Wings Fashion Show Luncheon on Sunday, April 28th at the Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia....

Access ASU Partner Tailgate 2017

Game time is still in the process of being announced. The Partner Tailgate will start 3 hours before kickoff! Tailgating will take place at...

ASU Turnaround Trip Is Back!

An annual Sun Devil tradition is so popular, it's sold out!  The Camp Tontozona turnaround trip, scheduled for Saturday, August 6, filled up fast, showcasing just...

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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