Tempe events: June 19-25, 2018

 Tempe’s calendar is full of exciting events this week. Check out the five exciting events below, and view a complete listing of Tempe events on the Tempe Tourism...

Upscale Your Happy Hour at The Gladly

If you’re looking for a swankier, more “cool kids” happy hour, look no further than The Gladly at 20thSt. and Camelback, in the Biltmore...

Vanessa Ruiz Speaks on Empowerment in the Latinx Community

              Vanessa Ruiz, director of the borderlands coverage team at Cronkite News, and previous late-night news anchor for KPNX,...

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...

Great Custom Home in Tempe with an Incredible Backyard Oasis

If you would like to see this great home, please contact Barbie Burke at Respect Realty at 602-790-3998. Tempe, Arizona Green Realtor/Broker, AZ Desert Enthusiast...

Free Dental Care for Teens and Kids on June 23 Courtesy...

The Rio Salado Dental Clinic will host a free clinic for children and teens ages 17 and younger on Saturday, June 23, 7:30 a.m. to 3...

SARRC’s Community School in Tempe to Open Toddler Classroom

Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center’s (SARRC) Community School is pleased to announce the opening of a toddler classroom at its Tempe campus location....

Prevalence of Autism Increases by 15 Percent, to 1 in 59...

In late April, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released new data from the Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring Network (ADDM) on the prevalence...

ASU Now Ranks No. 17 of All Universities Worldwide for U.S....

Arizona State University now ranks No. 17 of all universities worldwide for U.S. patents awarded, according to a new report by the U.S. National...

Take A Virtual Dementia Tour in Tempe

The Virtual Dementia Tour is a scientifically-proven method that builds sensitivity and awareness individuals caring for those with dementia by temporarily altering participants physical...

Tempe events: June 12-18, 2018

Tempe’s calendar is full of exciting events this week. Check out the five exciting events below, and view a complete listing of Tempe events on the Tempe Tourism...

#LoveUp Foundation Donates 100 New Laptops For Foster Kids

Johnjay and Rich #LoveUp Foundation Donates 100 New Laptops For Foster Kids Through Arizona Department of Child Safety (DCS) Pilot Program Phoenix, AZ (June 11, 2018) The Johnjay...

June 28th LGBTQ Business Summit: Point of Pride

ONE Community Foundation is proud to partner with the Phoenix Business Journal on our second annual LGBTQ Business Summit. Join us on Thursday June 28th...

Southwest Behavioral & Health Services Wins Big at 2018 Healthcare...

Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H) has won Outstanding Achievement in Behavioral Health Management or Treatment at the 2018 Healthcare Leadership Awards presented by...

(Opinion Column) Promises Made, Promises Kept

Promises made. Promises kept. In the early 1970’s and into the 1980’s and even 1990’s, Tempe was acquiring neighborhood parks at a rapid rate...

Jewish Family and Children’s Service, Jewish Federation of Greater Phoenix...

(PHOENIX, Ariz. – June 8, 2018) – Community organizations seeking volunteers will now have a one-stop ‘hub’ thanks to the partnership between Jewish Family...

Earn what you are worth: take an equal pay negotiation class

Learn the best way to get a raise at work. Free equal pay negotiation training classes are open to anyone who lives, works, or studies...

Nominations Closing Soon for 2018 Don Carlos Humanitarian Awards

    Do you know someone who has been providing great service in Tempe through their humanitarian work, volunteering or philanthropic support?  Just four days left to nominate for 2018...

Frankfurt Flight So Successful, Condor Increasing Service for 2019

Condor Airlines, which started nonstop summer service between Phoenix and Frankfurt last month, has already announced its return for 2019.  Condor Airlines, part of...

Money-saving Coupon Available for Airport Parking Over July 4th Holiday

Just in time for your July 4th travels, America’s Friendliest Airport® is offering a special on convenient terminal garage parking. Visit skyharbor.com to sign-up...

Locals-Only Summer Specials Available at Quiessence

This summer, Quiessence at The Farm will bring back its two most popular dining specials for locals for a limited period. For those staying...

Las Palmas Cantina Brings the Flavors of the Mexican Riviera to...

Submitted by MLN Contributor Barb Walters Harris Sometimes our travels linger in our mind long after we get back from the trip. We remember fondly...

Opinion: Think Your Son or Daughter Might be LGBT+?

Are you worried that your son or daughter might be LGBT+? Many parents and grandparents today were raised in an era where certain behaviors,...

Local Nonprofit in Need of Volunteers to Help Seniors this Summer

Many isolated elders and homebound adults are without vital services such as transportation to the grocery store and doctor’s appointments this summer. Currently, there...

Park improvements breathe new life into Tempe neighborhoods

Chris Reyes remembers playing at Scudder Park as a young boy and over the decades, not much had changed there by the time he...

Barro’s Pizza and Pepsi Partner to Help Arizona Families Affected by...

With its ongoing commitment to helping local families, Barro’s Pizza and Pepsi are giving back during the Summer of Giving. The locally-owned pizza operation,...

The Cloud at Kiwanis Park: Grand opening celebration for new splash...

Cool off at The Cloud at Kiwanis Park all summer long! Tempe’s newest aquatics feature boasts 5,000 square feet of water play, including loops,...

Tickets on sale for July 4th Tempe Town Lake Festival

Tickets are now on sale for the annual Fox 10 July 4th Tempe Town Lake Festival. Celebrate Independence Day by being front and center...

Tempe events: June 5-11, 2018

Tempe’s calendar is full of exciting events this week. Check out the five exciting events below, and view a complete listing of Tempe events on the Tempe Tourism...

Scholarship Open for Female Entrepreneurs Looking for a Hand-Up

StarshineAZ is currently accepting applications for its inaugural female entrepreneur scholarship program, Reach for the STARs. The ideal candidate is a female entrepreneur who...

Tempe Elementary Serves Free Meals to Children All Summer Long!

Tempe Elementary School District will be serving free meals to children 18 years and younger all summer long! Children do not need to...

New tennis courts, lake edge work and splash playground coming to...

As part of the city’s commitment to reinvesting in city parks, Tempe’s Kiwanis Park is receiving some TLC this summer. The new splash playground...

VALLEYLIFE’s 2018 Legacy of Love Gala

Join VALLEYLIFE in celebrating 71 years of providing services to individuals with disabilities is the Phoenix metro area at VALLEYLIFE’s annual Legacy of Love...

(Writer Viewpoint) Survey: How Can We Prevent School Shootings

In the wake of a series of school shootings, the most recent in Texas, ways to prevent future school shootings has been a topic...

(Viewpoint) Protect Public Education Funding, Vote NO on Prop 305!

This coming November Proposition (Prop) 305, in support of the deceptively entitled Empowerment Scholarship Account (ESA) voucher program, will be on the statewide ballot....

Stay cool Memorial Day weekend at Escalante, McClintock and Kiwanis pools

The holiday weekend is almost here and Tempe has everything you need for a cool, inexpensive staycation. Here’s a look at all of the...

Tempe Public Library’s Summer Reading Program kicks off on June 5

Avoid the “summer slide” and keep the whole family connected with the Tempe Public Library’s Summer Reading program, which kicks off on Tuesday, June...

Arts Jobs in Tempe: Two part-time office assistant positions available

The Edna Vihel Arts Center is searching for applicants with experience in the arts and an ability to develop and support quality arts programming....

Tempe events: May 22-28, 2018

Tempe’s calendar is full of exciting events this week. Check out the five exciting events below, and view a complete listing of Tempe events on the Tempe Tourism...

Arizona Gets Professional Football Team

  Football fans will soon have more than one football team to cheer for. Arizona State University shared the exciting news on Wednesday, confirming the Alliance of...

Flights to Frankfurt Now Departing from PHX Sky Harbor International Airport

America’s Friendliest Airport® welcomed its newest airline, Condor Airlines, to Arizona today. Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton and local leaders gathered at Phoenix Sky Harbor...

Help Us Save Corona Del Sol High School Grad Night!

Parents received an email eight days prior to the PTO Sponsored Corona Del Sol High School Graduation Night for seniors, letting parents know that the...

Custom Single Level Home in Tempe

To view this house contact Carol A. Royse, Keller Williams Realty East Valley at 480-776-5231 Gorgeous custom single level home on a large lot in Chelsea Manor, a...

Tempe Elementary Serves More Than 3,000 Lunches During Recent Walk-Out through...

  Sometimes one creative idea can begin an impact that further exceeds one’s expectations. Noticing a need to ensure food was served to children while...

Battery Storage Rises To Forefront As Sunny Energy Ramps Up...

Battery storage for solar energy systems has become more affordable than ever thanks to an incentive program launched by Salt River Project. Sunny Energy,...

College Connect Tempe May Update

SCHEDULE A SUMMER ONE-ON-ONE SESSIONThe school year may be ending, but the College Connect mentors will be around all summer long. Take advantage of...

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...

Nominations Open for Don Carlos Humanitarian Awards

Tempe, Arizona (May 16, 2018) – Tempe Community Council (TCC) is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Don Carlos Humanitarian of the Year, volunteer...

Humana Announced as Exclusive Arizona Health Plan Sponsor for National Senior...

Humana, a leading health and well-being company, will sponsor the 25th National Senior Health & Fitness Day® on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in which...

Showcase your talent on Tempe Playlist: Saturn Sessions:Calling all “creatives” in...

Calling all musicians, spoken word artists, emcees, storytellers, poets and singers in 85283 and 85284! We want to hear your voice. Submit your original...

Bernice Kussell Society Cinco de Mayo

VALLEYLIFE’s Bernice Kussell Society held their annual Cinco de Mayo party on Saturday, May 5th. Audrey and Charlie Alfano graciously hosted the event at...

May events at the Tempe History Museum: Art, sculptures and live...

Expressive art, sculptures and live music are all happening at the Tempe History Museum this month. Check out the May lineup of events. The...

Humana Hosting Phoenix Hiring Event, Looking To Fill Close To 80...

Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), a leading health and well-being company, today announced it is hiring close to 80 full-time national phone sales employees in...

(Viewpoint) Mega Animal Shelter Won’t Serve East Valley

  Maricopa County Animal Care and Control (MCACC) will be closing its East facility in Mesa in 2019 and there are no plans...

SPOT127 KJZZ’s Teen Summer Boot Camp Program

KJZZ’s SPOT127 Teen Summer Boot Camp Teaches Digital Storytelling Skills   SPOT 127's summer boot camps offer high school students in the metro Phoenix area...

Tempe events: May 15-21, 2018

Tempe’s calendar is full of exciting events this week. Check out the five exciting events below, and view a complete listing of Tempe events on the Tempe Tourism...

Tempe Community Action Agency and Tempe Police Department Team Up for...

  WHO:             Tempe Community Action Agency (TCAA) and Tempe Police Department   WHAT:           Tempe Community Action Agency and the Tempe Police Department have come together...

Tempe Experience Corps seeks volunteer tutors for young readers

Yet. A small word with big potential. That’s what Rich Favaro tells the young elementary school readers he is tutoring. I don’t know the word...

ASU Gammage Set to Host The Humans

Make plans for some must-see entertainment at the end of this month. ASU Gammage will present "The Humans" from May 29-June 3. Described as an "uproarious,...

Your Chance for Desirable Broadmor Neighborhood of Tempe

Let's get you into your dream home! Call or text Katie Walsh of The Walsh Team/Keller Williams East Valley at 480-468-7933. Tempe native Katie Walsh...

Rattlers and Rayhons to Host Veterans Career Conference

The Arizona Rattlers have partnered up with Rayhons Financial Solutions and The Falls Event Center Gilbert to host the Veterans Career Conference.  The event...

Alamo Drafthouse Tempe Tickets on Sale; Grand Opening Set for May...

Want to check out the brand new Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in south Tempe? Get a sneak preview before the grand opening by coming during...

Phoenix Sky Harbor Kicks off New Tour Program

Already feeling stressed about what activities you can do with your kids for summer break?  Getting ready for a trip and want to familiarize...

Swingin’ Safari Mini Golf Grand Opening

Announcing the Grand Opening of Swingin’ Safari Mini Golf. Festivities will begin at 10 am Saturday May 19th. There will be a ribbon-cutting ceremony...
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New video highlights progress of $30 million investment into city parks

A few years ago, City Council committed more than $30 million to reinvest in Tempe's parks. Here's a look at what's been done so...

Tempe Prep Senior Named Miss Phoenix Chinese

Beauty exists all around us, but it’s those who see the beauty in their dreams that can truly conquer the future. This is very...

Hike to Bisbee’s Cross Shrine – Great Exercise and a...

I love exploring Arizona's hidden treasures, the things you won't find right off the highway that aren't overrun with tourists. My family and I...

This Home in Tempe is Gorgeous!

To view this house contact Beth Rebenstorf, Realty ONE Group at 602-690-7982 Fabulous remodel in exclusive horse community of Circle G Ranches. Single level, split floorplan ranch. This...

Chompie’s to Host Silent Auction for Single Parents with Cancer

Chompie’s Restaurants will be hosting a month-long silent auction on behalf of their premiere charity, The Singletons. The auction features over a dozen items that...

Fire Restrictions In Effect in Sedona Fire District

Camping on your agenda for the upcoming Memorial Day weekend or beyond? You should be aware that Sedona Fire District (SFD) currently has Stage II...

Gather and Grow Pathway to Urban Gardening Grand Opening

Join Gather & Grow at The Farm and Valley Leadership Class 39, Group 7 for a ribbon cutting, live music, and tour of South...

More than a dozen Valley businesses participating in annual Grow...

Three out of every five children in low-income communities don't have a single children's book to call their own   More than a dozen local businesses are...

The Original Taste 2018 Raises a Record-setting Amount for Local Youth...

The Original Taste 2018, which took place on April 28, welcomed more than 30 of the Valley’s finest restaurants that served amazing libations and...

Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation “Funds” Fun for Foster Care...

  In honor of May being recognized as Foster Care Awareness Month, Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation (AFFCF) emphasizes the efforts they make to...

Tempe Events: May 8-14, 2018

Tempe’s calendar is full of exciting events this week. Check out the five exciting events below, and view a complete listing of Tempe events on the Tempe Tourism...

More than a dozen Valley businesses participating in annual Grow...

Three out of every five children in low-income communities don't have a single children's book to call their own   PHOENIX – More than a dozen local businesses...

Why Do People Struggle Financially? Take a look and Find...

Have you ever wondered why people struggle financially?  There are so many opinions and ideas around this topic.  Many blame the government, society and...

ASU Leadership Institute accepts applications

Ready to take your professional and personal leadership skills to a brand-new level? Apply to the ASU Leadership Institute Class of 2019, a special...

Help Stamp Out Summer Hunger

Mark your calendar! Saturday, May 12 is the 26thannual National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. That day, your local letter...

National Tire Safety Week May 21-28

Memorial Day weekend is usually the unofficial start to summer for many people, and driving vacations are on the rise. About 40% of Americans...
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