No-cost Bathroom Remodels for Disabled Veterans, Thanks to Lesser-known Grant Program

No-cost Bathroom Remodels for Disabled Veterans, Thanks to Lesser-known Grant Program  During the global pandemic, many people opted to move elderly and disabled family members out of nursing homes and...

DOWNTOWN TEMPE CELEBRATES START OF FALL/WINTER EVENT SEASON WITH FAMILY-FRIENDLY EVENTS

As temperatures drop across Arizona, the holiday season will be heating up as Downtown Tempe plays host to some of the Valley’s favorite and...

Arizona Department of Education Partners with Pipeline AZ to Launch Innovative...

The Arizona Department of Education (ADE) announced it is launching My Future AZ, a new career exploration and planning platform, for students across the...

CANCER SUPPORT COMMUNITY ARIZONA HOSTS 18TH ANNUAL OUTDOOR PORCH PARTY GALA

Cancer Support Community Arizona (CSCAZ), the state’s only nonprofit that delivers free support services, programming, and resources to individuals impacted by any cancer at...

Serrano’s Hosts ‘Pink Out’ Event in Memory of Stephanie Serrano

By Theresa Serrano-Keel, Serrano’s Mexican Restaurants  October marks a significant occasion for my family as my sister, Stephanie Serrano, lost her six-year battle to breast...

Visit Mesa Launches Aira, Guided Visual Interpretation Services for Visitors and...

New App-Based Resource One of Several Tech Tools to Aid Travelers with Enhanced Mobility in Mesa As part of Visit Mesa’s ongoing mission to ensure...

Silverman Law Offers Free Estate Planning Webinar: Taking Advantage of the...

In 2017, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (“TCJA”) increased the estate tax exemption to an unprecedented level, doubling the previous amount. Today, the...

FIFTH-ANNUAL KIERLAND POP CELEBRATION TO TAKE PLACE OUTDOORS FROM NOV. 5-7...

Weekend-long celebration to feature more than 50 socially distanced arts experiences along with food, wine, cocktails, live music and entertainment, shopping, staycation opportunities, an...

Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits Schedules Diversity, Equity, Inclusion (DEI) Training Sessions

The Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits has scheduled a series of expert speakers focusing on diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) in the workplace. These events...

‘The Nutcracker’ Brings Magic to the Holidays with Enhanced Experiences

PHOENIX – Get ready for visions of sugar plums, mouse kings and sparkling Swarovski crystals. Ballet Arizona is proud to announce its 36th year...

Arizona Theatre Company Kickstarts the Holiday Season with New Show

PHOENIX – Arizona Theatre Company celebrates the holiday season with Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley Nov. 6 through Dec. 4 in Tucson, Ariz., and...

Serrano’s October Specials Support Local Breast Cancer Nonprofit

Serrano’s October Specials Support Local Breast Cancer NonprofitRestaurants to Host ‘Pink Out’ in Memory of Stephanie Serrano on Oct. 16 CHANDLER, Ariz. (Oct. 4, 2021)...

‘Baby Botox’ on the Rise as Gen Z Dominates Beauty Trends...

Med spas report a huge jump in younger clientele as social media "selfie" photos and aesthetic trends surge online (CHANDLER, Ariz.) October 1, 2021 - The...

Valley ‘MAKERS of Change’ students gear up for annual assistive technology...

 MAKERS of Change Assistive Technology Challenge to benefit children with disabilities Southwest Human Development and ASU EPICS High have joined forces to host the annual...

Residents Rights Month Celebrates Dignity of Long-Term Care Residents

           PHOENIX, Ariz. (Sept. 30, 2021): Home is where you live. For 1.4 million Americans, that is a nursing home....

Valley Organist Wins National Award

Brett Valliant of Organ Stop Pizza Honored as Organist of the Year   (Sept. 30, 2021 – Mesa, Ariz.) Brett Valliant, resident organist at the state’s oldest pizza restaurant, Organ...

Pita Jungle Jazz Jam Returns to Chandler in October

The Pita Jungle Jazz Jam returns this October with a special Celebration of Life show in honor of Valley guitarist Pete Gitlin, who passed...

Nominate a Valley Veteran for the 6th Annual Military Hero A/C...

For the sixth consecutive year, Forrest Anderson Plumbing and Air Conditioning (Forrest Anderson), a family-owned business in the Phoenix area since 1961, will honor men and women who...

Cancer Support Community Arizona to Host Free Virtual Workshop

What is going to happen when I am gone? It is a question no one wants to think about. Yet it is something that...

‘Birth to Five Helpline Awareness Week’ to spotlight free support line...

Southwest Human Development, Arizona’s largest early childhood development nonprofit, will host the inaugural “Birth to Five Helpline Awareness Week” Oct. 11-16, 2021, to spotlight the...

Free Taco Tour Giving Away 40,000 Tacos to Arizona Businesses

Mesquite Fresh Street Mex, the rapidly expanding concept specializing in inventive and modern Mexican cuisine, is on a mission to bring its real street...

BASHAS’ FAMILY-FRIENDLY HALLOWEEN CELEBRATIONS IN STORES OCT. 30

Kids Invited to Trick-or-Treat at the Different Grocery Store Departments & Decorate Their Own Halloween Cake or Cookie (on site or at home) Arizona families...

AJ’s Fine Foods Challenges Arizonans to Make the Hottest Drinks +...

To celebrate the start of the New Mexico Hatch Green Chile season, AJ’s Fine Foods has teamed up with Blue Clover Distillery, The Italian...

ASU Prep Digital Helps Schools to Reduce Student Learning Loss Due...

After powering through a year or more of remote and hybrid learning due to COVID, a significant share of traditional school districts are returning...

Phoenix Startup YellowBird Named Finalist for Governor’s Innovation Award

YellowBird, a nationwide gig economy marketplace that matches vetted Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) professionals with businesses on-demand, is proud to announce it is...

23nd Annual Walk to Save Animals Celebrates 50 Years of Stayin...

Get groovy with the Arizona Animal Welfare League (AAWL), Arizona’s oldest and largest no-kill shelter, as they present the 23nd annual Walk to Save...

FirstBank Surpasses $1 Billion in Assets

FirstBank, one of the nation’s largest privately held banks with a focus on “banking for good,” announced incredible second quarter results with double digit...

Walgreens Wrist-Band Campaign Supporting AIDS Walk Goes Through Sunday

            PHOENIX, Ariz. (Sept. 13, 2021): Walgreens is making it very easy to support AIDS Walk Arizona, the state’s largest gathering to support people living...

Phoenix Mechanics Sound The Alarm On Hurricane Ida Flooded Cars

Flooding caused by Hurricane Ida is expected to damage thousands of vehicles. Some could be moved far away from flooding and sold to unsuspecting consumers. With such a...

VIDEO: Organ Stop Pizza Bids Farewell to Legendary Organist Lew Williams...

For more than 40 years, Lew Williams has been a staple at one of the Valley’s oldest restaurants – Organ Stop Pizza, in Mesa, Ariz. His talent...

22nd Urban Fruit Tree Program Launching September 11

The Urban Farm to Host Food Resiliency & Education Project  (PHOENIX) – The Urban Farm is excited to announce the launch of the 22nd...

Homie CashTM Allows Buyers To Make All-Cash Offers On Homes

Homie Loans launches new program that upgrades your offer to cash, giving you the edge you need to land a home in today’s highly...

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Announces New General Manager

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona recently appointed Joe Greenberg as the new General Manager of its Commercial Business Segment.In his role, Greenberg will...

Single Tickets on Sale Aug. 31 for Arizona Theatre Company’s 54th...

Single tickets for Arizona Theatre Company’s (ATC) 54th season will go on sale Aug. 31. Subscriptions, including six-play packages and flex passes, where you...

College students get career guidance with innovative technology

 MCCCD Invests in Innovative Career Development Technology to Guide Students to Career Success Following successful conclusion of year-long pilot program with Pipeline AZ, MCCCD will...

CORE Institute Doctor Named to Governor’s Telehealth Committee

Dr. William Thompson of The CORE Institute Named to Gov. Doug Ducey’s Telehealth Task ForceTaskforce Aims to Create Longstanding Policy for Telemedicine in Arizona Phoenix,...

Millionaire Mastermind Academy and Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts Hosting...

The Millionaire Mastermind Academy and the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts will host the free United Diversity Business Summit on Sept. 15 from...

Mesquite Fresh Street Mex Opening Eighth Arizona Location

Mesquite Fresh Street Mex, the rapidly expanding concept specializing in inventive and modern Mexican cuisine, is opening the eighth Arizona location for the family-owned...

ASU Prep Digital Partnerships with Utah Schools Provide Model for Expanding...

Education changes lives. Yet for a multitude of reasons, not all students have equal access to quality learning. It is a challenge that former...

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona to Award $400,000 in Grants...

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ) will grant $400,000 to local organizations to help reverse the diabetes trend and its impact on Arizonans....

Arizonans Invited to Add Heat to Their Meals with #HatchAtHomeAZ Recipe...

As Arizonans begin counting down the days to cooler weather, Food City and Bashas’ supermarkets, together with Blue Clover Distillery and Mark Tarbell, look...

FirstBank Helps Grow More Than Savings with Tree-Planting Campaign

FirstBank, one of the nation’s largest privately held banks with a focus on “banking for good,” announced that for every FirstBank Bloom Package opened...

Local Streaming Platform Brings International Rugby Games to New Audiences

The Wynn Network, an Arizona based on demand streaming platform, is partnering with Sarlat Rugby to present rugby, one of the fastest growing sports...

SCOTTSDALE FASHION SQUARE GETS BACK 2 COOL FOR SCHOOL ON AUG....

Fashion Shows Featuring Hottest Styles Set Stage Against FORD/Robert Black Agency Open Call and Selfie WRLD Instagram Experience to Help Kids Put Their Best...

Bashas’ Family of Stores Hiring Events Across the State: Saturday July...

BASHAS’ FAMILY OF STORES HOLDS POP-UP HIRING EVENTS ACROSS THE STATE THIS SATURDAY, JULY 24, AT EVERY ONE OF ITS 114 GROCERY STORES &...

Ability360: Reconsider Decision Denying Paralympic Athlete’s Personal Care Attendant to Attend...

Ability360 is deeply concerned over the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee’s (USOPC) decision to deny Becca Meyers’ request to have her mother accompany...

Aunt Rita’s Foundation Has 3 Big Upcoming Events

           Aunt Rita’s Foundation, whose mission is to end HIV in all Arizona communities among every demographic at a time...

FIND OUT WHAT SCHOOL IS BEST FOR YOUR K-12 LEARNER

FIND OUT WHAT SCHOOL IS BEST FOR YOUR K-12 LEARNERWhether it is online learning, in-person learning or a combination of both, students (and their...

Homeless Advocate Ash Uss Launches “From the Ground Up” To Help...

Homeless advocate Ash Uss, who experienced first-hand the challenges of not having housing and later became a tremendous resource about homelessness through her years...

Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits Praises New Budget Boosting Arizona’s Charitable Tax...

The Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits is praising Gov. Doug Ducey and legislators for including legislation that encourages charitable giving in the recently enacted budget.            “Even...

Announcing the Win Big 50/50 Raffle for Big Brothers Big Sisters...

Announcing the Win Big 50/50 Raffle for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central ArizonaTwo early Bird Winners Already Drawn PHOENIX (July 1, 2021) – On...

The Best of Downtown Tempe Foodie Stroll

THE BEST OF DOWNTOWN TEMPE FOODIE STROLL SATURDAY, AUGUST 28 GIVES FOODIES ACCESS TO EXCLUSIVE MENUS AT SIGNATURE LOCAL RESTAURANTS At-Your-Own-Pace Stroll is a Tasty...

Summer Heat Can Lead to Dehydration, Medical Issues

Make the right beverage choice to stay properly hydrated all summer long Jigsaw Health, a family-owned and operated vitamin and supplement company in North Scottsdale,...

What Causes Bloating, Weight Gain and How Can We Stop It?

One of the most common complaints seen in my medical practice is stomach bloating. This issue leaves patients feeling uncomfortable, gassy, and just plain “blah.”...

Downtown Tempe’s “Park After Dark” event series

DOWNTOWN TEMPE’S PARK AFTER DARK EVENT SERIES BLENDS SIMPLE PLEASURES WITH ENTERTAINMENT FOR A LAID-BACK GOOD TIME Series Gives Families a Reason to Rediscover Downtown...

FirstBank Snags Top Customer Satisfaction Ranking in Southwest Region by J.D....

FirstBank, one of the nation’s largest privately held banks with a focus on “banking for good,” received the highest customer satisfaction ranking in the...

Local Cancer Nonprofit Celebrates Community Aid Post-Pandemic

PHOENIX – The Singletons is honoring its community partners and aid throughout the past year while navigating the COVID-19 pandemic. It is because of...

Cancer Support Community Arizona Free Public Art Exhibit

Cancer Support Community Arizona, a Phoenix-based nonprofit that delivers free support services, programming, and resources to cancer patients and their families, is kicking off...

Tempe Prep Women in STEM

By Taylor Conley  For many Tempe Prep seniors, analyzing the past few years of your academic career and trying to find a major that fits...

Early Bird Registration Opens for Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits Virtual Conference

PHOENIX, Ariz. (June 9, 2021): Early-bird registration has opened for the Alliance of Arizona Nonprofit’s 2021 Engage Conference featuring four half-days of virtual programming throughout August...

Human Services Campus Launches $25 Million Mike McQuaid Legacy Fund Initiative

PHOENIX, Ariz. (June 8, 2021): Mike McQuaid always believed that “homelessness is a solvable problem.”            Beginning with his days serving meals at the Andre House...

13 Arizona kids and grown-ups named as finalists in Bashas’ annual...

The votes are tallied, and five kids, five grown-ups, and three Bashas’ Family of Stores members (employees) are finalists in this year’s Donut Flavor...

June 6 is National Cancer Survivors Day. Managing Long-term Side Effects...

June 6 is National Cancer Survivors DayManaging Long-term Side Effects of Cancer Treatments (May 28, 2021 – Scottsdale, Ariz.) National Cancer Survivors Day, observed annually...

27th Sedona International Film Festival Lineup Set

            SEDONA, Ariz. (May 26, 2021): The 27thannual Sedona International Film Festival, rescheduled from its normal end-of-February timeframe to June...

Dunkin’ Iced Coffee Day to Benefit Phoenix Children’s Hospital on May...

0.50 of Every Iced Coffee Sold at Participating Phoenix Dunkin’ Restaurants to Benefit Local Children Phoenix, AZ (May) – Dunkin’ invites Phoenicians to enjoy an Iced Coffee...

Love Aunt Rita’s Fund-Raising Campaign Heading Toward $50K Goal

PHOENIX, Ariz. (May 20, 2021): With 15 percent of individuals infected with HIV across all cultures, ethnicities, communities, demographics and lifestyles not realizing they...

Jimmy Thomason Named Executive Director at Aunt Rita’s Foundation

PHOENIX, Ariz. (May 20, 2021): Jimmy Thomason, who spent 12 years with Bank of America, most recently as Vice President of Global Human Resources,...

Dave Pratt’s Star Worldwide Networks Launches Arizona’s First Pro Video Podcast...

Star Worldwide Networks is the entertainment hub for Arizona’s first pro video podcast set featuring four state-of-the-art cameras and five modernized audio microphones. The...

Tempe Prep Herstory Club Leadership Propels Senior to ’18 Under 18′...

By Hayden Sampson It is often said that children are “to be seen and not heard.” Tempe Prep Senior Clara Moffitt is proving them wrong,...

Podcasts Tackle State’s Teacher Shortage

What Can Save Students From An Education Cliff?   Hear Arizona and Rio Salado College have teamed up, with support from the F2 Family Foundation and...
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Tempe Prep Golf Aiming High

By Annie Goodykoontz Tempe Prep Golf is aiming high this year. Brooke Kirk, a Tempe Prep senior, has played on the golf team for the...
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Local Restaurant Group Receives Top Awards from National Dining Publications

The seasoned restauranters behind Thirsty Lion Gastropub a division of Concept Entertainment Group (CEG) received two prestigious recognitions for the strategic pivot and continued...
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Artificial Intelligence Software Companies Partner for Comprehensive Student Protection

Gnosis IQ, an Arizona-based artificial intelligence (AI) software company that predicts and tracks student success, recently announced a strategic partnership with Bark Technologies, the...
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Crexendo Releases VIP Business Communications Platform

Crexendo VIP: Business Communications with 100% Uptime GuaranteeTempe-based Crexendo recently announced the planned acquisition of NetSapiens, who, according to Frost & Sullivan, is the...
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Purification LLC Offers Portable Sanitation Device to Eradicate COVID-19, Allergies and...

Purification LLC, a leader in UVC light technology, has released a new product – the Vader 10, which offers consumers a portable option for...
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Windom Security Strategies Today Announces New Starting Pay 25% Above Industry...

Windom Security Strategies Today, an Arizona-based private security company has announced it will now start pay for its full-time security guards at $19 per...

Two Local Brands Team Up to Thank Arizona Teachers

After a school year that has been anything but a fairytale for most educators, two Arizona-based brands are teaming up to offer a sweet...
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Phoenix-Based Property Management Company on Aggressive Growth Path

Paving the path for continued growth in 2021, Phoenix-based Chamberlin and Associates Real Estate Management announced the addition of 800 units to its multi-state...
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911OccMed offers Free COVID-19 Vaccines across the Valley

911OccMed, a local woman-owned workplace wellness company is now offering the Covid-19 Vaccine FREE at their Clinics in Tempe, Chandler, and Glendale. To schedule, click the...
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Ballet Arizona Announces Free Digital Performance and Awards Celebration

Ballet Arizona introduces Set the Stage: BALANCHINE, a one-hour production that invites viewers to celebrate the perseverance of the Ballet Arizona family over the...
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