Should Journalists Express Their Opinions Outside of Work?

When it comes to divisive issues like gay marriage or abortion, I’ve got an opinion on it, some pretty strong opinions, actually. Same with...

Everything I Learned in Life I Learned from The Fonz

Most children learn how to handle life by watching their parents or older brothers and sisters. As the child gets older, they pick up...

Road Trip: Seeking Salvation? I Know a Place…

This summer I took a very long road trip with a group of students from my high school called "Bear Busters,” led by my...

Video: Mar-A-Wallgo – an investigative series into Trump’s New Border...

When we first got wind of this planned project I must say that it was hard to believe.  Just the scale of it alone...

Let us shout out the word about your business through a...

  Have you ever wanted to have an article written about you and your business for publication in the local newspaper or magazine?  In today’s...

Prescott Valley Library Offers Two Book Clubs

Calling all book worms! You have the chance to mix and mingle with other avid readers in the area. Prescott Valley Public Library offers two...

Prescott Valley Woman Seriously Injured in Hit-and-Run

  A Prescott Valley woman remains in serious condition after being hit by a truck in downtown Flagstaff early Sunday morning. 22-year-old Stephanie Gonzalez was speaking...

Local Golfer Takes Home State Title

A local high school student has made quite an impression on the golf scene. Trevor Lewis, a student at BASIS Prescott, took home first place...

Spiritual Fair Set for May 19

Don't miss out on this weekend's MSCO Spiritual Fair. Mountain Spirit Co-Op is hosting the event on Saturday, May 19th, from 11am – 5pm. Guests...

Northern Ace Volleyball Team Enjoys Success

It's been a successful season for the Northern Ace Volleyball 16-Black team. The girls finished first in the Arizona Region, thanks to their impressive 29-1...

Local Baseball Coach Earns Spot on National Team

Baseball, coach, Yavapai College, Ryan Cougill, Head Coach, A local baseball coach in the Prescott area has earned a coveted spot. Yavapai College Head Coach Ryan...

Prescott Rebels Enjoy 1st Place Finish at Spring Fling Tournament

A talented group of young baseball players took home the tournament title at the USSSA Spring Fling II Tournament late last month. The series, held...

PV Police Foundation Enjoys Successful Fundraiser

The Prescott Valley Police Foundation held its second annual golf tournament and ball drop fundraiser last month, and it was a smashing success. Held at...

Sycamore Canyon Fire Scorches 230 Acres

Wildfire season is in full swing across Arizona as firefighters throughout the state try to protect residents and the environment from fast-moving flames. The Sycamore...

Arizona Telemarketer to Pay $340,000 in Fines

An Arizona company has agreed to pay $340,000 in civil fines for illegal telemarketing calls. Desert Valley Aire Inc. is an air conditioning and HVAC...

THE 8TH ANNUAL BALLOON CLASSIC IS BACK

 The 8th annual Arizona Balloon Classic (ABC8), benefiting Valley of the Sun United Way (VSUW), returns to the Goodyear Ballpark, located at 1933 S....

Southwest Behavioral & Health Services Announces Stephen Thompson Joins Board of...

Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H), an innovative leader in behavioral health, today announced that Stephen Thompson has joined the organization’s board of directors.“Stephen...

Local Restaurant Offers “We Miss Phil” Discount

The biggest golf game is headed straight for the Valley! Fans may be a little sad not to see one of their favorites, “Lefty”...

Restaurant Offers Live Music with Takeout

Another month of quarantine. Another four weeks of social distancing. Local restaurant, VooDoo Daddy’s Steam Kitchen, recognizes the need for all of us to...

Great Hearts Announces New Assistant Headmaster

Great Hearts Scottsdale Preparatory Academy is excited to announce the newest addition to its faculty. Justin Bell is taking on the role of Assistant...
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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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The Valley’s Restaurants To Taste – Arizona Breakfast Weekend

Take a tour for breakfast throughout the valley's finest restaurants. Arizona Breakfast Weekend’s goal is to position Arizona as one of the top culinary destinations...

KJZZ/K-BACH Book Club Hosts Author Dr. Pauline Boss

Dr. Pauline Boss, author of “Loving Someone who has Dementia” will speak at the inaugural KJZZ/K-BACH Book Club event on Tuesday, October 31, 2017....
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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...

Phoenix Pride Festival & Parade Returns April 7th & 8th

This year’s Phoenix Pride Festival will continue to be a two day celebration designed to bring our diverse LGBTQ and allied communities together for...

City of Prescott Names Airport Director

The City of Prescott has announced the new Director of the Prescott Municipal Airport. Dr. Robin Sobotta has been named to the position, having stood out...

How to Leverage Email Marketing to Reach Prospects

Of all internet marketing strategies, email marketing is one of the strongest platforms you can use to reach your B2B audience. These statistics prove...

DUNKIN’ DONUTS CELEBRATES INTERNATIONAL PAY IT FORWARD DAY

Dunkin’ Donuts Restaurants offer Free Parking, Donuts and Cups of Coffee International Pay It Forward Day is Saturday, April 28, and to celebrate, Phoenix area...

Outlets at Anthem Searches for Style Reporter

Outlets at Anthem in North Phoenix is searching for a spokesperson and style reporter. The “Outlet Insider” will serve as an expert about Outlets...

Viewpoints: Good Leadership Requires a Commitment to Personal Responsibility

Do you ever get tired of people behaving badly? I certainly do. In the workplace, the boardroom, civic and social groups, churches and synagogues,...

Phoenix is Emerging Market for Female Business Owners

 Female Entrepreneurs in Phoenix Get an Opportunity for Radical New Business Funding Option Starshine Communities is hosting a revolutionary new way for female business owners...

Robson Resort Communities Honored at 2019 Eliant Homebuyers’ Choice Awards

Robson Resort Communities is excited to announce it earned multiple honors at the 2019 Annual Eliant Homebuyers’ Choice Awards for its commitment to providing...

Local Car Auction Announces Venue Location for 20th Anniversary

It’s an unforgettable homecoming. Celebrating its 20th anniversary, the most exciting collector car auction in the world, Russo and Steele Collector Automobile Auctions returns home to...

Local Cancer Organization to Host Fundraiser for Its First Community Center

The Singletons will host the 2nd  annual Swing into Spring Social on Saturday, February 22, bringing together current and former MLB players, local businesses...

PHX Beer Co. Donates Pizzas to HonorHealth Hospitals

PHX Beer Co. is excited to announce it is donating 123 pizzas to HonorHealth hospital’s nurses, doctors and staff. The food is being delivered...

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...

Phoenix Suns to Offer Free Scrimmage for Fans

The Phoenix Suns have announced a unique opportunity for fans of the program to get an up-close look at the Suns as...

“No Promo Homo” Laws Strike Conversation

Advocates say Arizona’s so-called “No Promo Homo” law, that prohibits schools from teaching safe practices for homosexual sex, is stigmatizing and endangering the LGBT...

Prescott Post Office Hiring for Holiday Season

The busiest time of year is upon us, and that means the Prescott U.S. Post Office is hiring for seasonal help. The Prescott facility, located...
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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...

Bisexuals Make Up 52% of LGBTQ Community

Bisexuals are the silent majority of the LGBTQ community, says a report from the Movement Advancement Project (MAP), an independent think tank that provides...

Diaper Bank of Central Arizona Helps Struggling Families

Why does Arizona need a diaper bank? Struggling families need diapers. Diapers are expensive and the ongoing need lasts until the infant is potty-trained.  There are...

Prescott Valley School Increases Police Presence

The campus has security doors, self-locking push bar exit doors and locked gates. Yet even with all these features,  officials have chosen to add an...

Arizona Association for Economic Development Presents Annual EDDE Awards

(PHOENIX – May 9, 2018) -- The Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED) has announced the recipients of its annual Economic Development Distinguished by...

Attend Bisbee Pride with My Son (Again)? Absolutely!

I attended Bisbee Pride with my son and husband for the second time this past weekend and it was just as wonderful as the...

Food for the Hungry Invites Sports Fans to Help Strike Out...

On August 25, 2018, sports fans are invited to join Arizona Diamondbacks players for a full day of major league fun for a good...

Celebrate Halloween with Goodwill

The National Retail Federation estimates that 7 out of 10 people celebrate Halloween and there’s no better place to shop than Goodwill of Central...

Help AZTV Channel 7 STUFF THE BUS!

Walmart is proud to sponsor the 4th annual AZTV CHANNEL 7 STUFF THE BUS Back to School Drive presented by Liberty GMC. Join us...

Nominations for Governor’s Arts Awards Now Open

PHOENIX, Ariz. (Nov. 22, 2019):  Nominations are now open for the 399hAnnual Governor’s Arts Awards, which will be presented to individuals, businesses and organizations that...

Early Giving for Arizona Gives Day Opens; Emergency Relief Fund for...

Early giving begins this week for donors participating in the eighth annual Arizona Gives Day, a 24-hour statewide online fundraising event scheduled on Tuesday,...

Delta Dental of Arizona Providing $500,000 COVID-19 Aid to Arizona’s Federally...

Unrestricted funds to help support nonprofit medical centers where need is greatest for underserved Glendale, Ariz. (April 23, 2020) - Community health centers across Arizona...
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Chris Smith Investments Transitions to Wilde Wealth Management Group; Michael W....

(Payson, Ariz. – September 8, 2020) – Chris Smith Investments, located at 112 West Main Street in Payson, has formally merged with Wilde Wealth...

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,...

Amazing Estate in Prescott

To view this house contact Paul E Schneider, RMA-Mountain Properties at 928-899-1008 This amazing estate features an in-town location that is nestled amongst mature pine trees & foliage...

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...

Alliance Home Loans Gives Customers Life-changing Opportunities

Owning your own home is the ultimate American dream. But many people face uncertainty and self-doubt when applying for a home loan, with thoughts...

Happy Birthday to our Executive Editor; Nancy Puffer

Around four or five years ago I tried to recruit a very well accomplished reporter with the Arizona Republic, who served with me on...

Viewpoints: My Boston Marathon Experience

Anytime a tragic event happens, you remember where you were when you heard the news. That’s how it was for me and the Boston...

Gorgeous Home Built in Prescott

To view this house contact Len McGee, Windermere Real Estate Northern Arizona at 928-713-4666 New construction home built on a quiet cul-de-sac within the private golf community of...

Fisherman Reels in Huge Gila Trout in Prescott

One fisherman had a very lucky day on a local lake. David Worsham of Avondale headed north to Prescott earlier this month to reel...

Athlete’s Foot: Not Just For Athletes – Why It’s Important to...

  (PHOENIX)– As kids return to school it’s not unusual for dermatologists to see an increase in athlete’s foot-and it not just athletes who get it. People of...

Nominations Now Open for 2019 Governor’s Arts Awards

Nominations are now open for the 38thAnnual Governor’s Arts Awards, which will be presented in eight categories to individuals, businesses and organizations that have...

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...

The Wait is Nearly Over! White Castle near Scottsdale to...

It’s official! The first White Castle in the state of Arizona will debut with much fanfare and a ribbon-cutting at 8 a.m. on Wednesday,...

Sky Rock Hosts VegFest Seminar

As more people seek sustainable, plant-based nutrition, Sky Rock will hold a free seminar dedicated toe the far-reaching benefits of a plant-based diet. The...

Restaurant To Donate Pizzas to HonorHealth Hospitals

We are all in this together. Local restaurant PHX Beer Co. believes in that and that’s why, beginning this Friday, April 3, through April...

33rd Annual Arizona Renaissance Festival

Don't miss Raucous Revelry at the 33rd Annual Arizona Renaissance Festival Opening February 6!The Festival is a medieval amusement park, a 14-stage theater, a...
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Arizona REALTORS® Announce 2021 Executive Committee at Annual Leadership Conference

Arizona REALTORS® recently held its annual Leadership Conference to install its 2021 state and regional association officers and recognize members for outstanding leadership, community...
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ASU Gammage Hides Free Books Around the Valley

ASU Gammage believes reading and the arts should be shared with everyone. The final production in the organization’s 2016-2017 Broadway season is THE CURIOUS INCIDENT...
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OPINION: From Plastic Bags to Puppies, Local Control is Under Assault

By Tempe City Councilmember Lauren Kuby With Phoenix Councilwoman Kate Gallego, FlagstaffCouncilmember Eva Putzova, and Tucson Vice Mayor Regina Romero Oct. 25, 2017; Adapted from The...
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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,...

Famous Flags Available For Purchase

Are you proud of your community? Display your pride and appreciation for your Arizona home by purchasing Yavapai County flags. For a reasonable fee, these...

Stunning Custom Residence in Prescott

To view this house please contact Paul E Schneider, RMA-Mountain Properties at 928-899-1008 This stunning custom residence is nestled perfectly on a gentle rolling hillside within Williamson Valley...

Why Is Workers Compensation So Important?

  It protects you as the employee- the worker- if you are injured on the job. It protects you, as a homeowner, when someone comes to...

Tech Me Out to the Ballgame event for C-suite and technology...

Phoenix-area C-suite professionals, executive decision makers, and key stakeholders are invited to gain actionable advice for business technology innovation from seasoned business mentors and...

Help AZTV7 “STUFF THE BUS” this Friday, July 27th!

ATV7’s STUFF THE BUS 2018 is here! When school rolls around each August, the gift of a full backpack can change a kid's life.Join AZTV7...

Saturday is National Coffee Day — Drink for a Cause!

Saturday is National Coffee Day and now people can drink their favorite beverage and help feed hungry kids at the same time, by purchasing...

(Opinion) My Evolution as a Mother

When I reflect on what it means to be a mom, it sometimes brings a smile to my face and at other...

Credit Union Raising Funds for American Lung Association

More than 33 million Americans are affected by lung diseases, including asthma and COPD, with lung cancer being the highest cause of death. TruWest...

Pedal Haus Brewery Chandler Announced

Award-winning Pedal Haus Brewery is excited to announce its newest location is opening this month in downtown Chandler. The eatery will be located just...
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