Bobcats Cause Commotion at Valley High School

Bobcats share our valley home, and generally stay away from people. That wasn't quite the case this past week, when several of these gorgeous...

Arizona Among the Lowest in the Nation in LGBTQ Equality

Yesterday, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation and the Equality Federation Institute released their annual State Equality Index (SEI), a comprehensive state-by-state report detailing statewide laws and...

Barrett-Jackson – The Greatest Show for Cars Coming to Scottsdale

It's January in the Valley, and that means it's time for the greatest show for cars. This week kicks off the annual (Jan 13-21)...

Violinst and composer debuts at TCA

New Zealand native Benjamin Baker performs a violin recital on Hayden’s Ferry Chamber Music Series in his debut U.S. recital tour, Sunday, Jan. 21,...

West Valley Volunteers to Hand-Pack 171,000 Life-Saving Meals

In February, hundreds of West Valley community members will rally to be a part of the hunger solution through a partnership between Lord of...

‘Taking It To The Capitol: Legislative Lessons’ To Be Topic...

“Taking it to the Capitol: Legislative Lessons” will be the topic at the Arizona Association for Economic Development’s (AAED) January luncheon.   It will be...

Phoenix Pride Festival 2018 Returning to Steele Indian School Park

For over 35 years, Phoenix Pride has been organizing marches, rallies, parades, entertainment and education and outreach events to celebrate the Phoenix LGBTQ community....

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...
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(Video) Love Coffee? You Must Try Old Bisbee Roasters – They...

I really love small batch, artisan coffees from local Arizona roasters. It's one of my favorite guilty pleasures, spending a little more to have...

A New Year’s Resolution that Can Change Your Life

If you’re thinking about a career change this year, you’re not alone.  January is the ideal month to start your career search.  In fact,...

Starting 2018 with No Broken Relationships? If It Were Only That...

I've really enjoyed the downtime over the holidays with my family and friends. We've relaxed, slept in, traveled, attended fun parties and enjoyed the...

Eliminate Your Holiday Shopping Debt in 2018

How were your holidays? Did you eat all day drink a bit, splurge on too many Christmas cookies and spend too much money? Well,...

Marketing on a Budget

You want your marketing activities to benefit your business's bottom line, and staying within budget is a key element. Here are a few tactics...

Arizona Voters Overwhelming Support Increased Funding for Teachers and Students

For the third consecutive year, a majority of Arizona voters surveyed believe education is the top issue facing our state today. In fact, education...

Phoenix Sky Harbor to Close One of Three Runways Jan. 8...

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport will close its north runway for repairs (Runway 8/26) Jan. 8 – Feb. 21, 2018. The project will involve...

Opinion: Why I Won’t Order a Medium Drip

  Rest assured that if you see me in a coffee shop, I will be ordering a medium coffee, not a medium drip. Why?...

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...

Carol Kern, Jewish Family & Children’s Service Board Member, Honored with...

Carol Kern, a board member with Jewish Family & Children’s Service (JFCS), was honored recently at the Association of Fundraising Professionals’ 2017 Celebration of...

Could You Be Homophobic? Self-Check for this Ugly Emotional Cancer

Does it make you uncomfortable to think about homosexual sex? If so, have you ever asked yourself why? Really, your discomfort likely goes back...

College Readiness? I’m No Genius..

Last night I made a critical error. I got wrapped up in routine housework and missed the Sign Up Genius going live for our...

Content Marketing Strategy Tips

According to the Content Marketing Institute’s B2B Content Marketing report for 2017, 63% of B2B marketers say their organizations are extremely or very committed...

Tax Cut Deal Gives YAM Employees a Very Merry Christmas

As the ink dries on the historic tax cut bill signed by President Trump this week, companies across the country are excited about the...

The All New Channel 7 AZTV Announces Programming Coming to You...

AZTV, your NEW CHANNEL 7, has made some lineup changes effective New Year’s Day to bring some of your favorite Programs to new times! Weekday...

TSA Prepared for Heavy Volume of Passengers this Holiday Travel Season

More than 34 million passengers and crew will be screened by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) nationwide now through and Jan. 2, one of the...

Calling All Foodies – Local Kid Chefs Wanted to Compete in...

Know a kid who loves to cook? Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona is searching for the next great kid chef to create a...

So Your Friend Just Came Out as Bisexual? Seven Useful Tips..

So your friend just came out to you as bisexual? Congratulations! That must mean you are a great friend because your friend trusts you...

Wilde Wealth Management Group Supports 1,000 Local Children Through Holiday Fundraising...

Wilde Wealth Management Group helped make the season a little more merry and bright for more than 1,000 children in need this holiday season,...

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...

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...

Attitude of Gratitude- 5 Keys to Happiness

What is an Attitude of Gratitude?  It means making it a habit to express thankfulness and appreciation...

The number 1 non-medical senior home care company in AZ

Angela's Home Care Angels LLC is located in Chandler, AZ and in Western, MA.  The owner has been providing services to our seniors for...
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Dove Petals Donations Bring Smiles to Hospice Patients

Hospice of the Valley is known as one of the leading not-for-profit organizations in Arizona. They consistently assist their patients and families by caring...
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Southwest Behavioral & Health Services Promotes Lauren Lauder to Senior Vice...

Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H) is pleased to announce that Lauren Lauder has been promoted to senior vice president of Northern Arizona. In...

Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series Announces 2018 Tour Schedule &...

The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series® today announced the release of the 2018 Tour Schedule, covering 27 destinations all over the world, including new...

KJZZ and Rio Salado College Announce Hermosillo News Bureau

The valley’s NPR (National Public Radio) member station, KJZZ, 91.5 FM, is opening a news bureau in Hermosillo, the capital of Sonora state, expanding...
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San Portales Phase 1 now open in North Scottsdale

Across the greater Phoenix metro area, as well as in other major cities, there has been a sustained growth in multi-family housing units across...
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Break Free from the Blues this Holiday Season

Festive parties, family gatherings, gift shopping and time-honored recipes are what most people associate with the holiday season. However, for some, the winter is...
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Website Design Trends for 2018

Web design trends for 2018 take advantage of existing technologies in new ways and exploit new, cutting-edge technologies for an improved user experience. Here...
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SUBWAY® Restaurants of Arizona Donates 130 Lunches to 5th Annual Over...

SUBWAY® Restaurants of Arizona was proud to donate 130 lunches to feed the volunteers at the 5th Annual Over the Edge Challenge benefitting Special...

Art of the Ride is Now Open at Phoenix Sky Harbor

Arizona is a cultural mecca for motorcycle riders, enthusiasts and biker communities. With 300-plus days of sunshine and hundreds of miles of highways and...
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AAED Raises Funds For Streetlight USA

The Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED) presented a check for $5,850 to Streetlight USA at AAED’s annual charity luncheon and raffle.  Sky Steele...

Folk Music Wonders to Perform at Fiddler’s Dream

Looking to catch some late night indie-folk music? Head to Fiddler's Dream in North Phoenix for a an enjoyable evening of entertainment, thanks to...
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Faciliteq Announces Julie Zucchini as Newest Account Manager

Faciliteq’s Phoenix location has announced that Julie Zucchini has joined the company as an account manager.  In her role, Zucchini will be responsible for...
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Expresso Yourself! Coffee, Coloring and the Classics!

Jewish Family & Children’s Service is pleased to announce its January Memory Café will feature the internationally-known violinist Moshe Bukshpan.  The event will be...
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Southwest Behavioral & Health Services Promotes Steven Sheets to Senior...

Southwest Behavioral & Health Services is pleased to announce that Steven Sheets has been promoted to the position of senior vice president of outpatient...
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Duet Moves to New Office Space in the Metro Parkway Neighborhood

Duet: Partners In Health & Aging—a 36-year-old Phoenix area nonprofit that promotes health and well-being through vitally needed services to homebound adults, family caregivers,...
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Duet: Partners In Health & Aging Welcomes Five New Board Members

Duet: Partners In Health & Aging—a Phoenix area nonprofit that promotes health and well-being through vitally needed services to homebound adults, family caregivers, faith...
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Calling All Arizona High School Poets

Arizona high school students are invited to submit their poetry for adjudication and potential monetary awards and recognition. The competition is sponsored by the Greater...
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McCarthy Building Companies Hires Sean Miller as Project Director

McCarthy Building Companies Inc. recently hired Sean Miller, MBA, LEED-AP, as project director for the Southwest division.  In this position, Miller will focus on developing and...
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Subway Kids & Sports Rides Into Alta Vista Elementary School To...

Subway Kids & Sports of Arizona, in partnership with Subway Restaurants of Arizona, Dasani Water, Shamrock Farms and The Be Kind People Project, rode...

BestColleges Announces 2018 List of 50 Best Colleges Online

Looking for the best college to take online classes? BestColleges.com has released it's 2018 list of 50 best colleges online.  Today, one in 3 U.S....

Catching Up with Grant Woods on Life, Politics, and Family

Today’s politics are divisive and extreme at both the state and national level. But if you look over the course of Arizona’s political history,...

Restoration of Iconic Bisbee Building Complete

A stunning symbol of Bisbee’s rich history, The Pythian Castle, has been completely restored after a three year effort. Its three units are presently available for lease, and the...
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Child Crisis Arizona Receives National Recognition as a Blue Ribbon Affiliate

Child Crisis Arizona earned a prestigious endorsement by Parents as Teachers national center as a Blue Ribbon Affiliate, making it one of the top...
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Arizona Police Crack Down on Distracted Driving

Arizona police will crack down on distracted driving after receiving a $35,000 in federal funds, according to a news release by the Arizona Department...
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New Arizona Private Process Server Certification Examination Preparation Classes Announced

Looking to become certified as a private process server in Arizona? If so, you will have to pass the examination and testing which is approved...
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BARRO’S PIZZA HELPS KNOCK OUT HUNGER

Barro’s Pizza is doing it again for its sixth annual Doran Barro Holiday Hunger Fight on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017. From open to close,...
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Drumbeat: Phoenix’s Main Native American Store Still Standing

  Small Native American owned businesses have come and gone whether placed on the reservation or in the city, but Drumbeat has remained standing...
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Explore “The Rhythm of Life” with Keith Johnson of Sankofa Island...

Jewish Family & Children’s Service is pleased to announce its December Memory Café will feature the talented Keith Johnson, a well-known drumming artist, who...
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Fifteen Chosen for Dementia Care Fellowship Program

Fifteen individuals have been selected to participate in Hospice of the Valley’s Dementia Care Fellowship program for 2018. They include nurses, educators, social service providers,...
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Arizona Students Use Instagram for Business

Instagram gained another 100 million users since April putting them at 800 million monthly users, according to TechCrunch. With 2 million advertisers now on the...
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What the ASU Community Thinks of Revoking Rose’s Award

Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication sends message that sexual misconduct will not be tolerated or overseen in the...
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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...
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Get to Know Dutch Bros

America’s cry for a fast and friendly coffee place was answered on February 12, 1992, when Dutch Bros was created. With over 280 locations and...
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Tempe Resident Writes Her Experiences with Autism

Catherine Abbott has lived with her diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder, sometimes referred to as ASD, her whole life. She feels it is important...
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Arizona ranks among Top 15 for positive job growth, according to...

  PHOENIX—Several growing industries and a rising population within Phoenix, and other metro areas, have led to Arizona outranking many other states when...
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BBBS Seeking Girls for Mentoring Program

  Andrea was being raised by a single mother who worked two jobs to support her and her siblings. Because Andrea didn’t get to spend...

Executive Order Expands Job Opportunities For Arizonans With Disabilities

Key state agencies will be required to partner with private sector vendors to expand job opportunities for disabled Arizonans, under an executive order signed by Governor...
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Phoenix Nonprofit Helps Trafficking Victims

  One Phoenix-based nonprofit organization is using its recent financial success to increase their client intake and provide more abuse survivors with no-cost legal services....
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Girl Scouts–Arizona Cactus-Pine Council Names 2017 Woman of Distinction, Courage Honorees

The Girl Scouts–Arizona Cactus-Pine Council (GSACPC) named local community leaders and long-time Girl Scout supporters Evelyn “Pit” Lucking and Lorraine Bergman as their 2017...
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Phoenix Arts Economic Impact Skyrockets

Arts and Economic Prosperity 5, a project of Americans for the Arts, came to Phoenix to unveil the numbers of economic influence by the...

Women’s Sweat Lodge Ceremony Hosted by Phoenix Indian Medical Center

The sweat lodge ceremony is traditionally used for purification, cleansing, and renewal. Attending may support your overall health. Plan to arrive at 5:30pm, or...

Shop the Phoenix Flea Market on Small Business Friday

PHOENIX FLEA IS A MODERN MARKET FOR HANDCRAFTED, CURATED VINTAGE, FINE ART, FASHION, DESIGN, ARTISAN FOOD, & MORE OUR NEXT MARKET IS ON SMALL BUSINESS...
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Students Shine, Get Ahead at Early College High Schools

A world of opportunity awaits motivated students at AAEC Early College High Schools. With six campuses across the state and dedicated staff, AAEC (Arizona...

What Are the Holidays Without a Turkey?

For most of us, carving a turkey is synonymous with visions of family celebrations and holiday traditions. But thousands of our neighbors struggle to...

Support Duet, Create a Holiday Tradition at the 27th Annual Poinsettia...

Valley residents are invited to take a break from the hustle and bustle of the holiday season at the 27th annual Poinsettia Tea from...
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Sun Devil Achievers for Entrepreneurship Awards

The ASU Alumni Association celebrates the entrepreneurial spirit of ASU alumni who own or lead businesses – everything from law firms to wineries...
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Feed My Starving Children Needs 10,000 Volunteers

Mention the holidays and most of us are immediately transported to a favorite family tradition: preparing time-honored recipes, baking cookies, decorating our homes and...
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Video: Meteor Flashes Across Sky, Captured on Video in Phoenix

On Tuesday night, people all over the valley from Queen Creek to Cave Creek witnessed a meteor brilliantly flashing across the night sky. Actually,...
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United Way Provides Simple Way To Help Fight Poverty While Getting...

It may be the simplest way possible to help fight poverty in our community—and it can have a beneficial effect on your bottom line...
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