Havasupai Tribe, Among Others, to Benefit from Enhanced Tribal Gaming Compact

(HAVASUPAI RESERVATION, Ariz., April 16, 2021) The Arizona State Senate this week passed HB 2772 (fantasy sports betting; event wagering) by a vote of 23-6....
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Visit Mesa, destination marketing organization for the First Ever Autism Certified...

Nearly two years after Visit Mesa was named the first-ever destination marketing organization that completed autism certification with the International Board of Credentialing and...
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Phoenix Holocaust Association, Arizona Jewish Historical Society Offer Holocaust Education/Awareness Programs...

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – April 14, 2021) Arizona’s Holocaust survivors and their descendants have long volunteered to share their personal stories with members of the community. ...
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“A Mountain” Challenge Entices Valley Residents to Rediscover Tempe While Earning...

A little ingenuity is all it takes to get back out and enjoy all that Tempe has to offer this spring, and that’s exactly...
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Southwest Behavioral & Health Services Receives Lovitt and Touché Inversion Award

Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H), an innovative leader in behavioral health, today announced that the organization received a 2020 Lovitt & Touché (L&T)...
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Corcoran Platinum Living Ranks on 2021 Power Broker Report

An annual ranking of the country’s most successful real estate brokerages has named Corcoran Platinum Living among the Top 500 Power Brokers. RISMedia’s 2021...
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The Mint Prepares for First 4/20 Celebration Following Recreational-Use Designation in...

Against a lively backdrop featuring a DJ, games, free food and giveaways, the Mint plans to celebrate 4/20 in a big way, from April...
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Tempe Prep Knights Baseball on Winning Streak

By Hayden Sampson There are few things better than the feeling of winning, and it does not always stick around. However, the Tempe Prep boys...
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Tempe Prep Seniors Say Preparation is Key to College Decisions

By Hannah Chadwick Where do you want to be for the next four years of your life? Seems like a pretty scary question, and while...
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New Movie About Mental Health in the Black Community Launches on...

The Wynn Network, an Arizona based 24/7 streaming platform with inspirational content for the whole family, is releasing “John Wynn’s Playhouse” for download on...
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Scottsdale Fashion Square Details Recent Successes & Continues to Evolve to...

After a multi-year redevelopment that set the bar for luxury retailing, Scottsdale Fashion Square, part of the Macerich (NYSE:MAC) portfolio of one-of-a-kind retail properties...
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Warmer Temperatures in the Valley Can Lead to Dehydration.

Make sure you are properly hydrated all season long.Whether it’s your first spring in the Valley, or you have been here for years, it’s important to...
More than 89,000 Arizonans Could Be Newly Eligible for Greater Health Insurance Subsidy

More than 89,000 Arizonans Could be Newly Eligible for Greater Health...

The subsidy expansion under the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 could allow more than 89,000 uninsured Arizonans to be eligible for health insurance...
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Bashas’ Family of Stores Aims to Fill 700 Positions

Bashas’ Family of Stores, the family-owned grocer that operates Food City, AJ's Fine Foods, and Bashas' supermarkets, is looking to add nearly 700 people...
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Locally-owned workplace wellness company is helping Valley residents get back to...

Logistics around a "vaccine passport" are still up for debate, but in the near future, showing proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test...
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Tempe Prep Student Achieves Perfect PSAT Score

 By Theresa O’Connor I know achieving a perfect score on a standardized test is not easy. When it comes down to preparing and taking the...
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Tempe Prep Singers Make Competitive All Region Choir

By Annie Goodykoontz Covid-19 didn’t prevent the All-Regional Choir Festival from happening this year, but it certainly made it different.It was held completely online. It...
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Phoenix Holocaust Association to Hold Virtual Yom HaShoah Commemoration

The Phoenix Holocaust Association will hold its annual communitywide Yom HaShoah Commemoration to honor the memory of those who perished during the Holocaust and...
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Southwest Behavioral & Health Services Hosts Virtual Career Fair to Fill...

WHAT:  Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H), a nonprofit organization                                   that provides compassionate primary care, substance abuse and mental                                   health services, is...
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Fasturtle Partners with Marketing 360 to Bring Power of the Marketing...

(PHOENIX – March 10, 2021) – Marketing 360® and Phoenix’s own Fasturtle® today announced a partnership that will bring the power of the Marketing...
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Financial Institutions Provide $50,000 Towards Pandemic Lung Health Initiatives

Responding to the need for lifesaving research and education to help put an end to the COVID-19 pandemic, TruWest Credit Union and the Federal...
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The Mint Dispensary Marks 4th Anniversary

The Mint Dispensary is celebrating its 4th anniversary all month long by giving a free infused edible (no purchase necessary) to patients and customers...
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Ballet Arizona Returns to the Stage to Present World Premiere of...

Ballet Arizona will present The Four Seasons, a journey through winter, spring, summer and fall in movement, May 18 to June 5 at Desert...
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Ballet Arizona’s Contemporary Council Hosts Virtual Cocktail Workshop

Ballet Arizona dancers, along with Matt Farrow and Kaylee Needley, owners of Iconic Cocktail Co., are hosting a virtual lesson on how to put...
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The School of Ballet Arizona Summer Intensive Auditions Now Open

The School of Ballet Arizona is welcoming ballet students from the Valley and beyond to participate in its summer intensive program. The upper division...
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FIND OUT WHAT SCHOOL IS BEST FOR YOUR K-12 LEARNER

FIND OUT WHAT SCHOOL IS BEST FOR YOUR K-12 LEARNER   Whether it is online learning, in-person learning or a combination of both, students (and their...
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Tempe Prep Boys Basketball Bounces Back with Impressive Wins

By Cameron HillImagine you step up to the three-point line, drained of all your energy after a long game, but you have to make...
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Tempe Prep Wrestling Team Racking Up Big Wins

By Clark Campbell Wrestling is one of the most physically demanding sports. Ever. The Tempe Prep wrestling program this year has taken on a completely...
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UNMET Jobs Launches across Arizona for Employers and Job Seekers; Month-Long...

UNMET Jobs, in partnership with the Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA), is hosting a virtual, month-long hiring event for both employers and jobseekers across the...
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Tooth Fairy Giving Reaches an All-time High

Got a fiver for that tooth? According to a new survey from Delta Dental of Arizona, the Tooth Fairy does! Findings from Delta Dental’s...
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VISIT MESA PILES ON THE DEALS FOR SPRING TRAINING, SPRING BREAK

VisitMesaDeals.com showcases hotel packages, restaurant discounts, attractions savings and more for locals and visitors! Feb. 22, 2021 – (MESA, Ariz.) – Visit Mesa launched their exclusive...
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SMTC presents a Rodgers and Hammerstein revue

Scottsdale Musical Theater Company is thrilled to announce a great new performing opportunity by showcasing Broadway’s most famous music and songs in a cabaret...
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Tempe Prep Students Continue Volunteer Service

Tempe Prep Students Embrace Community Service  By Maya Kostov Whether sending letters to veterans, sorting medical supplies at Project C.U.R.E., cleaning or gardening on the...
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Tempe Prep Senior Named Academic All American for Speech and Debate

By Theresa O’Connor Imagine stepping up onto the Congressional Debate platform. You are about to give your speech and your heart is pounding to the...
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Tempe Prep Soccer Adding Wins with Strong Leadership

By Hayden Sampson When people work their whole lives for something, are willing to miss parties for it, and spend every breathing second thinking about...
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Delta Dental of Arizona President and CEO Allan Allford Announces Retirement

Allan Allford, president and CEO of Delta Dental of Arizona, plans to retire by December 31, 2021, after more than 11 years leading the...
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Plumbing Advice For First-Time Homeowners

  (PHOENIX)– According to the National Association of Realtors, one in three homebuyers are first-time homeowners.  Moving into your home can be exciting and overwhelming-especially...
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Where to find Mardi Gras King Cakes and Paczki in Arizona...

Arizonans can support local families served by St. Vincent de Paul when they purchase delicious Paczki (pronounced “Poonch-kee”) at Bashas’ grocery stores on Fat...
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Local Tech Start Up Launches Only Free Social Media Monitoring Tool...

With data revealing over 85% of preteens in the U.S. are social media users, Cyber Dive, a progressive tech startup has designed a free...
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Economic Empowerment Nonprofit Offers Entrepreneur Accelerator Program for Minority Women-Owned Businesses

Millionaire Mastermind Academy (MMA), a nonprofit organization whose mission is to educate and support the growth of minority women-owned businesses, is now accepting applications...
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Tempe Prep Presents 50+ Summer Programs for Students to Prepare for...

At Tempe Prep’s popular annual Summer Programs Information Night that will be held tonight, February 11 at 7 pm, all TPA parents and students...
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Tempe Prep Students Share Excitement for Summer Programs

By Sam CampbellSleep, eat, TV, repeat. Too often that is the daily schedule for a teen during the summer. We begin summer excited for...
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Arizona Association for Economic Development’s Legislative Priorities for 2021

The Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED) has developed its policy priorities for the 2021 legislative session. AAED is committed to supporting policies that...
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Arizona Association for Economic Development to Host Career Enriching Course

(PHOENIX – Feb. 5, 2021) – The Arizona Basic Economic Development Course (BEDC), hosted by the Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED), will take...
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Tempe Prep Senior Receives U.S. Congressional Award Gold Medal

By Amanda MaurerPicture this: You earn a shiny gold medal that represents the highest award offered by the United States Congress for young Americans....
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Tempe Prep’s New Fine Arts and Sciences Building Underway

Founded in 1996, Tempe Preparatory Academy (TPA) was awarded one of the first mandates to operate as an open-enrollment charter school in the State...
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New Student Behavior Prediction Software Launches in Arizona Schools

Gnosis IQ is an artificial intelligence software that predicts students’ future performance while providing students, parents, teachers, and administration the ability to intervene and help...
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Ultra Smooth Skin Introduces Beautiful Lips Treatment with Juvederm Volbella

Ultra Smooth Skin, based in Scottsdale, Ariz., has introduced “Beautiful Lips” to its portfolio of treatments using Juvederm Volbella. Volbella is the newest addition...
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Camp Colley Now Enrolling for Summer 2021

(PHOENIX – Feb. 1, 2021) – Camp Colley is now open for summer 2021 enrollment. Parents with children between the ages of 8-14 as...
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Phoenix Holocaust Association Launches Creative Arts Contest; Students Statewide Encouraged to...

(PHOENIX—Jan. 28, 2021) -- Arizona’s 7th-12th graders are encouraged to submit original creative work to Phoenix Holocaust Association’s (PHA) Writing and Arts Contest. Contest categories include writing,...
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Ballet Arizona Partners with Goodmans Interior Structures for TikTok Challenge

Get ready to be inspired by the energy of Ballet Arizona’s talent! Ballet Arizona and Goodmans Interior Structures have partnered for the ENERGY TikTok Challenge. Five winners...
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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 Bodow Tempe 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 Frazier Many 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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Tweener Homes Announces Partnership with TravelNet Solutions

Tweener Homes, a technology-based real estate company, is excited to announce its partnership with TravelNet Solutions, provider of TRACK Hospitality Software. The agreement provides...
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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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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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UCP of Central Arizona to Open New Facility at the Renowned...

United Cerebral Palsy of Central Arizona (UCP), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity organization dedicated to helping children and adults who have a wide array of...
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Entrepreneurship Empowerment Nonprofit Grants $30,000 in Seed Funding to Women-Owned Enterprises

Millionaire Mastermind Academy, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to educate and support the growth of women-owned businesses, recently awarded $30,000 in investments to...
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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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Valley REALTOR® Twila Edwards Joins Corcoran Platinum Living

Corcoran Platinum Living, an independent luxury real estate brokerage with five offices and over 150 agents across Arizona, announced that Twila Edwards has joined...
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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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Epicenter at Agritopia® Reveals Design Details and New Amenities for Residents

Epicenter, the high-end, vertically integrated mixed-use community and retail destination in the heart of Agritopia®, is progressing on schedule with construction since its groundbreaking in January. The...
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Tempe Prep Launches Alumni Magazine

Tempe Prep is excited to share our new alumni magazine prepared by current students, OPTIMA! Get updates on many of Tempe Prep's graduates and...
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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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New Tenants Coming to Prominent East Valley Shopping Centers in Late...

Three of Vestar’s East Valley shopping centers will welcome several new tenants in late 2020 and early 2021. Vestar, a nationally recognized shopping center...
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HOLIDAY CHEER AND TIPS TO BRING IN MORE LOVE, JOY, AND...

by Allison Morgan For many people, life as they knew it has been put on hold due to the restrictions we all must adhere to...
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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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Noah Webster Schools Students Take Time to Honor Valley Veterans

In honor of Veterans’ Day, the staff and students at Noah Webster Schools took time out of their busy routine to honor the brave...
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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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Pie season arrives at Amadio Ranch, preorder now for Thanksgiving and...

LAVEEN, AZ – Add a homemade pie to the Thanksgiving menu without spending a minute in the kitchen by ordering now from Amadio Ranch,...
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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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Great Hearts Raises More Than $500,000 for Teacher Excellence Fund after...

PHOENIX – Great Hearts Academies is proud to announce that it raised over $500,000 to benefit their annual Teacher Excellence Fund, which provides bonus compensation for Great...
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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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