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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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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 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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C2 Tactical Gives Back with the Million Can Food Drive

The holiday season is all about giving back and providing for those less fortunate, which is why C2 Tactical is excited to be an official...
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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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Pedal Haus Brewery Hosts Friendsgiving

Friendsgiving has become an increasingly popular celebration among groups of friends. This year, more than ever, many are opting out of visiting family because...
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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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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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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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GuacStar Full-Service, Plant-Based Mexican Cantina Opens in Tempe

Eat and Drink LLC is excited to announce the opening of its newest hospitality concept, GuacStar Kitchen and Cantina. The 4,650 square-foot restaurant is...
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Tempe Business Owner Creates True Blue Tempe to Support His City’s...

Mike Bradley, a Tempe business owner, recently created the advocacy group True Blue Tempe with the mission of calling on fellow Valley business owners...
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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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United Food Bank Delivers to White Mountain Apache Indian Reservation

United Food Bank, which serves the East Valley and eastern Arizona, made a trip to the White Mountain Apache Indian Reservation this week to...
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ACCEL Announces Bethany Eggleston as its Advancement Manager

Bethany Eggleston has joined ACCEL, a nonprofit organization serving children and adults who have developmental disabilities, as its advancement manager. Eggleston will be responsible...
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Fearless Kitty Rescue Wet Your Whiskers Virtual Event October 21 –...

Due to the disruption from COVID-19 Fearless Kitty Rescue will be following social distancing guidelines and holding Wet Your Whiskers as a virtual event...
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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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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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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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Vessl Teams Up with the American Cancer Society for Breast Cancer...

Vessl, Inc., owners of the VesslTM technology and the ready to drink tea brand Tea of a Kind, announced today that the company is...
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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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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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Arizona Employment Lawyer Offers Mindful, Serene Approach to Legal Disputes

Being involved in a legal dispute is often stressful and overwhelming. That’s why the law offices of Joshua C. Black in central Phoenix have...
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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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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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Fulton Homes Reimagines its School Salute Program for 2020-2021 School Year

Homebuilder is keeping kids interested in music studies by giving solo students the opportunity for an on-air feature TEMPE, Ariz. – Even though most schools...
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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...

Fearless Kitty Rescue Fitness for the Felines

Fearless Kitty Rescue is creating an outlet for people who miss working out – an hour-long workout class taught by an experienced fitness instructor.WHEN:...

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...

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...

Stray Pit Bull Mix Seeks Loving Family Through Fulton Homes’ Pick...

Fulton Homes chooses Greta, a 2-year-old pit bull mix, as August’s featured pet TEMPE, Ariz. – Fulton Homes has partnered with 98KUPD’s John Holmberg to help valley animals...

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...

When To Repair Or Replace Your AC System – Valley Experts...

(PHOENIX) – Sometimes it’s a no-brainer: your AC unit is 15 years old, you spent $500 last year on repairs and this year it’s...

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...

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...

Morning Squeeze – A Tempe Necessity

There's always that one place you go to - you know - the one that you think about first thing in the morning, right...

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...

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....

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...

For Individuals with Disabilities, Prolonged Isolation Can Lead to Mental Health...

Individuals with functional needs because of disability are coping with the loss of social and therapy systems due to the pandemicPHOENIX – Anna Del...

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...

Evolve PR and Marketing Continues Growth in 10th Year

When Jennifer Kaplan founded Scottsdale-based Evolve Public Relations and Marketing in late 2010, she was laser-focused on building the best team of publicists in...

Poll Shows Half of AZ Residents are Dreading Laundry This Summer

 Time, Wrinkles, Missing Socks, Lack of Space and the Dryer Heat Among Top Reasons Why PHOENIX - Laundry can be frustrating, even for those who...

Great Hearts Graduates Above National Average

The numbers are in, and Great Hearts Academies, a nonprofit network of tuition-free public charter schools in Texas and Arizona, is excited to announce...

Hospitality Group Announces Director of Culinary Operations

Fork & Dagger Hospitality, which operates Pedal Haus Brewery, has named Jared Porter its Director of Culinary Operations. In this role, Porter will oversee...

United Food Bank Names New Board Chair Roles and Responsibilities Even...

United Food Bank, which provides food assistance to residents of the East Valley and eastern Arizona, announces its new Board Chair for fiscal 2020/21.             “United...

Esperança Shipment Day: Staff Pack/Load Medical Supplies for Distribution in Nicaragua

Twice a year, Esperança sends shipment containers filled with donated medical supplies and equipment to its trusted partner in Nicaragua, where they will be...

Wells Fargo and United Food Bank Provide Meals for Families in...

Wells Fargo is helping Mesa-based United Food Bank expand its reach to serve people facing financial hardships and food insecurity. The newly announced Wells...

East Valley youth invited to submit to art show

The East Valley Jewish Community Center (EVJCC) and Chandler-Gilbert Community College (CGCC), are inviting middle and high school students in the East Valley to...

CHAS ROBERTS TO GIVE AWAY NEW A/C SYSTEMS, NOMINATIONS ACCEPTED THROUGH...

Chas Roberts, a local family-owned A/C, heating and plumbing provider, is donating two brand new A/C systems, including installation, to two lucky winners as...
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