Tempe Public Library previewing new StoryWalk® at PlayDay on Feb. 23

For the second year in a row, Tempe Public Library will host an interactive StoryWalk® at next Saturday’s PlayDay event at Kiwanis Park. Participants...

Spring Tempe Opportunities brochure now available: registration begins Feb. 19

The spring Tempe Opportunities brochure is filled with easy, convenient and economical solutions to keep the entire family active as we step into spring....

Hayden’s Ferry Days brings Tempe’s history and heritage to life beginning...

Explore Tempe’s unique history at the 4th annual Hayden’s Ferry Days, a multi-day celebration of Tempe’s rich history and heritage. The celebrations include a...

Tempe Prep Wrestlers Win Middle School State Championship

By Hayden SampsonAs a young athlete, progress is the only thing that matters next to winning. Luckily for Tempe Prep eighth graders Nick Murray...

Chandler Compadres Golf Classic

Join the Chandler Compadres on Friday, April 12 at 7:00 am, to help raise money for disadvantaged children in the East Valley. The 19th...

FUNDRAISER TO HELP CHILDREN AND HOMELESS TEENS

Hundreds of East Valley women are working to earn the money to provide new school clothing and uniforms for almost 10,000 needy...

Entries for Tempe Public Library Writing Contest being accepted until Feb....

Aspiring writers and artists are invited to show off their talents in the 2019 Tempe Community Writing Contest. Writers can submit original work beginning...

NightLife at OdySea Aquarium – Valentine’s Date Night

Love is in the sea this Valentine’s as NightLife transforms for this romantic holiday. Guests will enjoy a five-course strolling dinner from multiple food...

Southwest Behavioral and Health Services Promotes Tiffany Zid to Chief Compliance...

PHOENIX - Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H), an innovative leader in behavioral health, announced that Tiffany Zid has been promoted to Chief Compliance...

This Home in Chandler has it all!

To view this house contact Michael J Butler, Results Realty at 602-692-6619. Stunning home located in the quiet and beautiful Riggs Country Estates boasts over 4600 SF, with...

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...

(Opinion) Holy voter suppression, Batman!

While most people were getting ready to pass out candy to little superheroes this past Halloween, I was voting. Like most elections, I voted...

Fundraiser for Organ Transplant Recipients

After Ashley O’Neill’s wedding was suddenly cancelled, her first thought was, “How do I turn this unfortunate situation into something good?” The solution was...

High School Principal

TUHSD is seeking applicants to join our administrative team for the 2019-2020 school year.  We have two high school Principal openings: one at Desert...

KOG Concert Series

The King of Glory Concert Series will host the 60 member Westmont College Orchestra from Santa Barbara on Saturday, February 16 at 7:00 pm....

Free games, sports, activities and more at PlayDay on Feb. 23

At PlayDay, families can take part in several free activities that will get their legs moving and their hearts pounding. Check out an inflatable...

RWC Idealease Provides Semi-Truck during Time of Need

United Food Bank was given a semi-truck to use free of charge for seven months thanks to the generosity of RWC Idealease. Beginning last...

A Valentine That Keeps Giving

Treat the loved ones in your life with some Dutch Bros Luv this Valentine’s Day and you’ll be doing more than making a thoughtful...

Local author to mentor aspiring writers at library workshops

It’s the spring of the aspiring writer as the Tempe Public Library kicks off its Writer in Residence program. Local author Sharon Skinner, known...

Tempe History Museum gets LOUD with free outdoor concert

Are you ready to rock? Bring the whole family out to LOUD VIII, a celebration that brings local rock bands to the Tempe History...

Come Learn the Art of Smoking and Barbecue

The weather is getting perfect for BARBECUE! This time we explore close to home - the art of American Barbecuing.  Learn the art of...

Tempe Prep Concerts Abound

By Taylor ConleyImagine singing in front of a room full of people, bright lights shining in your face. This is what Tempe Prep's 10th...

11th Annual Ryan House Community Breakfast Celebrating the Life and Legacy...

More than 1,000 guests are expected to attend Ryan House’s 11thAnnual Community Breakfast from 7 – 9 a.m. on Friday, March 29 at the...

JOB OPENINGS – HVAC Tech and Plant Foreman

TEMPE UNION HIGH SCHOOL District Job Openings TUHSD has two full-time open positions, HVAC Technician and Plant Foreman that offers competitive salary and benefits.  All interested...

Come Help Celebrate Chompie’s 40th Birthday

Scottsdale, Arizona —  (February 4, 2019) Arizona’s authentic New York City deli, Chompie’s, loves its customers and wants to spread that love by inviting...

TOP SCHOOL SPELLERS WILL REPRESENT THEIR DISTRICTS IN REGIONAL SPELLING BEES

High hopes and some impressive brain power were on display at three elementary school district spelling bees in January. More than 70 children competed...

Stunning Remodeled Home in Chandler

To view this house contact William Ryan, Re/Max Infinity at 480-710-3031 Ocotillo waterfront living at its best. You'll love this gorgeous 4BR+ofc+game rm, 3 BA remodeled home w/...

Scramble – A Breakfast and Lunch Joint Opens Fourth Location at...

Scramble, the popular fast casual breakfast and lunch experience in metropolitan Phoenix known for using local farmers and vendors, announces the official grand opening of...

Oh, What a Night! Jersey Boys Rocks Stage at The Phoenix...

 The Phoenix Theatre Company is priming its acoustics in preparation for a feel-good, rags-to-riches story featuring the music of one of the best-selling musical...

Tempe Prep Shows Grit on the Soccer Field

By Jacqueline RischTied 0-0. Second half of overtime. The clock is ticking away, every second pre­cious in the fight for victory. With Oliver Ricken...

Tempe Prep High School Information Night – Thursday, January 31 at...

Current 8 and 9th grade students and their families are invited to learn more about the education offered at Tempe Preparatory Academy at its...

Southwest Behavioral and Health Services Promotes Michael Fett to Chief...

  (PHOENIX – Jan 29, 2019) – Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H), an innovative leader in behavioral health, announced that CFO Michael...

Humana Hiring for More Than 120 New Positions in Glendale, Phoenix...

Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), a leading health and well-being company, is hiring more than 120 full-time employees at its Humana Pharmacy operations center in...

Free library workshop featuring Steve Savant will explain social security benefits,...

The Tempe Public Library is hosting a social security workshop featuring national talk show host Steve Savant, in partnership with the Society for Financial...

A Taste of India Cooking Class

Please join us for an Indian Cooking Class March 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Introducing:  Lianne Falk: My love affair with all-things-culinary started off at the tender...

Winesday Wednesday/Pinot Passion

February 13 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm $10 Need a midweek break?  We have just the thing. (Must be 21 or older to attend) Come to the first...

Chompie’s Helps Chomp Out Hunger in the Valley in February

Local bagel king Chompie’s is celebrating its 40thanniversary of bringing authentic New York flavor to the Valley of the Sun throughout the month of...

Hike For The Homeless Offers Exciting and Rewarding Experience

Exciting 2019 Highlights:  Come out and enjoy a stylish pair of 2019 Hike for the Homeless socks (a second pair will be given to an individual...

Tempe Empty Bowls Raises Funds to Provide Food for Hungry: Annual...

T 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...

Wine, Women and Horses

Wine Women & Horses includes live horse racing at Turf Paradise, a hat contest with prizes for the best hats, delicious lunch, raffle prizes,...

Steven Sheets Promoted to President and CEO of Southwest Behavioral and...

  (PHOENIX – Jan 17, 2019) – Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H), an innovative leader in behavioral health, announced that the Board of Directors...

Garden Party At Pemberton House For Big Game

The public is invited to an event on Sunday, Feb. 3, at the historic Sarah H. Pemberton House, located in the heart of the...

Area Boy Scouts Collecting Doorstep Food Donations February 2

 Help those who are hungry in our region by setting non-perishable food donations outside your door on Saturday morning, February 2 before 9 a.m.  That...

Beautiful Architectural Modern Home in Chandler

To view this house contact Gregory Crespo, Purplebricks at 602-885-2075 Bright and open entryway with formal living room framed by 28 feet of glass, including a 16 foot...

Southwest Human Development Announces “Walk with Me” Event, Feb. 23

 Sat., Feb. 23, families are invited to join the one-mile Walk with Me Family Fun Walk featuring activities, food and drinks, games crafts and...

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...

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...

Tempe Prep High School Information Night – Thursday, January 31 at...

Current 8 and 9th grade students and their families are invited to learn more about the education offered at Tempe Preparatory Academy at its...

Lost Angeles Angels Spring Training tickets on sale now; Practice begins...

Baseball is back! Tempe Diablo Stadium will host the Los Angeles Angels for another season of Spring Training. This season boasts matchups against the...

Unleash your superpowers at Tempe Public Library’s FanCon

Grab your capes, costumes and unleash your superpowers at the Tempe Public Library’s FanCon on Saturday, Jan. 26. Fans of Marvel, DC, Star Wars,...

Tempe Prep Girls Soccer Gaining Traction

By Hayden Sampson“I remember having barely enough play­ers my freshman year to have a team,” says Tempe Prep’s Varsity Girls Soccer team’s senior captain,...

Tempe Prep’s H.O.P.E. Crew Honors Differences Among Students

By Sarah GoodykoontzH.O.P.E. Crew is a club at Tempe Preparatory Academy that is dedicated to helping in the community through acceptance, service, and, well,...

Five Reasons To Repair, Not Buy A New Car

(PHOENIX)– It’s a debate many of us have faced: whether to pay foranother car repair or buy a new one. Your neighborhood auto repair professionals...

Lisa Ling Announced as Keynote Speaker for Valley of the Sun...

 Journalist, author and television host Lisa Ling will be the keynote speaker at the 2019 We Are United Luncheon — the annual fundraising event...

NightLife at OdySea Aquarium – Game Night

January 17, 2019   NightLife is BACK for 2019 and better than ever! Adults 21+ get ready for a night of adventure with live music, great...

Easy Fixes for Dry Winter Skin

 We’re nearly a third of the way through winter and many people are experiencing dry, itchy skin. That’s why the physicians at Affiliated Dermatology...

Arizona VFWs Partner with Humana and St. Mary’s Food Bank to...

The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. (VFW) Department of Arizona; Humana, a leading health and well-being company; and St. Mary’s Food Bank are partnering to...

Community Ed Workshops for Fun and Lifelong Learning!

GateWay Community College is excited to announce Community Education classes starting in January 2019! Community Education is a collection of workshops designed to be...

Adventure Awaits at the BIG Night Out with Big Brothers Big...

 Arizonans will sport their best black and white cocktail wear or business attire to raise funds and show support for the Big Brothers Big...

Phoenix IDA Makes Investment in the Future Supporting Early Language, Literacy...

  Southwest Human Development, Arizona’s largest nonprofit dedicated to early childhood development, was recently awarded a $45,000 grant by the Phoenix IDA to support several...

College Connect January Update

The holidays are over and college discussions are kicking back into high gear as the second half of the school year is underway. Get...

15 Finalists Compete in IsaBody Challenge to Win $25,000 Jan. 12

This week Isagenix International, a global health and wellness company providing nutrition and lifestyle solutions, will crown the U.S. winner of its annual total-body...
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VIDEO: Rotary 26th $100,000 Hole-in-One

For 26 years, the Chandler Horizon Rotary Club has been hosting our Annual Hole-In-One Fundraiser.  Bring a friend, enjoy perfect Arizona weather at the...

9th Annual Kids’ Healthy Cooking Contest Now Open

It’s that time of year again—time to make New Year’s resolutions. This year, why not resolve to get kids in the kitchen to cook...

Care2Act Helps Arizona Businesses Develop Valuable Community Connections

 You don’t have to work for a non-profit organization to make a notable impact in the community. That’s the sentiment behind the new initiative,...

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...

Rawhide Set to Host Exciting Music and Arts Festival in February

In just one month, the Arizona Roots Music and Arts Festival will be taking over Rawhide Western Town, and event organizers couldn't be more...

Strings and Ballerinas merge at TCA

The “Strings and Ballerinas” performance at the Tempe Center for the Arts Theater, Jan. 13, Sunday, 2:30 p.m., is presented by Hayden’s Ferry Chamber...

The Maggiore Group Announces New Concept

Mangia! Phoenix is about to get a little more Sicilian. Opening this January next to The Sicilian Butcher in Phoenix, Chef Joey Maggiore, his...

Paint a Bowl to Fight Hunger

Want to be a part of Tempe Empty Bowls, an event that raises money to help the hungry in Tempe? Mark your calendar for...

Seven achievable resolutions to ring in the new year

A New Year wouldn’t be complete without making a few resolutions. To help you get started, here are ten easy, convenient and economical resolutions...

Kiwanis Recreation Center pool and gymnasium reopening on January 2

Renovations to the pool and gymnasium at Kiwanis Recreation Center are almost complete and both will reopen to the public on Jan. 2. Swimmers...

Tempe Prep Sophomore learns life lessons earning Taekwondo Black Belt

Respect. Honor. Discipline. All are skills Tempe Prep sophomore Sierra Smith has learned from the past nine years of taking Taekwondo. Starting at age...

Tempe Prep’s Academic Field Day Mixes Grades 6-12 in Spirited Team...

By Grace Newman“Krypto!” Welcome to the wonderful world of Academic Field Day at Tempe Prep! Dress up with your team’s Disney movie and show...

Ability360 Rings in New Year With Tournaments, Wheelchair Curling, Much More

PHOENIX, Ariz. (Dec. 19, 2018): Ability360 Sports & Fitness Center has a full lineup of tournaments and classes beginning in January.            Among the opportunities:• The first...

Commit Agency Experiences Tremendous Growth in Second Half of 2018

The Valley’s foremost authority on brand strategy and consumer experience, Commit Agency, has announced exciting new developments in the second half of 2018 that...

Tempe Community Action Agency Looks to Grow City’s Only Homeless Shelter...

As the spirit of holiday giving is in full swing, Tempe Community Action Agency is asking for the community’s help to provide...

Tempe Prep Senior spends summer at Harvard, Girls State, and volunteering...

You thought your summer was busy? Tempe Prep Senior Jacqueline Kirk had arguably one of the most eventful and interesting sum­mers possible. Between three...

Crazed Holidays? Tips for Slowing Down and Enjoying the Season

Seems each year the holiday season gets fuller of things you’re “supposed to do” to make your days be merry and bright, instead of...
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