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...

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)...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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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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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Gilbert-Based Pest Control Company Launches Innovative Pest Control Solution

AVERZION is a revolutionary new pest control technology that uses a one-time, clear coat formula to stop scorpions from entering any structure. The repellant,...

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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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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Tempe Prep Students Inducted into National Honor Society

By Taylor Conley After a difficult year of volunteer opportunity cancellations and uncertainty with college decisions, Tempe Prep seniors pulled through and had the honor...
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Tempe Prep Senior Wins Hispanic Heritage Scholarship

By Zoe Lenz Do you want to be an entrepreneur? For Tempe Prep Senior Brooke Kirk, the answer is, Yes! Brooke received the Bronze Medal...
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Tempe Prep Robotics Adapts to Online Competition

By Cameron Hill Many people see Robotics as just coding and robots, but that is not the case. Robotics is really about the journey throughout...
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Rosendin Sparks Student Interest in Electrical Careers

On April 9, Rosendin, the nation’s largest employee-owned electrical contracting company with a regional office in Tempe, hosted a popular booth at the Queen Creek...

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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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...
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...
Bashas' Family of Stores Aims to Fill 700 Positions

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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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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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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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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Crumbl Unveils New Flavors of the Week

Crumbl Cookies locations across Phoenix are offering four new specialty flavors starting Monday, Feb. 15 through Saturday, Feb. 20. This week’s gourmet flavors include:•...
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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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