Tempe Public Library previewing new StoryWalk® at PlayDay on Feb. 23

For the second year in a row, Tempe Public Library will host an interactive StoryWalk® at next Saturday’s PlayDay event at Kiwanis Park. Participants...

Spring Tempe Opportunities brochure now available: registration begins Feb. 19

The spring Tempe Opportunities brochure is filled with easy, convenient and economical solutions to keep the entire family active as we step into spring....

Free tax preparation in Tempe boosts families, economy

This tax season, hundreds of individuals and families will have their taxes prepared for free and claim millions in refunds through the Tempe VITA...

Hayden’s Ferry Days brings Tempe’s history and heritage to life beginning...

Explore Tempe’s unique history at the 4th annual Hayden’s Ferry Days, a multi-day celebration of Tempe’s rich history and heritage. The celebrations include a...

Tempe Prep Wrestlers Win Middle School State Championship

By Hayden SampsonAs a young athlete, progress is the only thing that matters next to winning. Luckily for Tempe Prep eighth graders Nick Murray...

Tempe Prep Alum Shares Entrepreneurial Experiences in Africa

By Anna MelisPicture this: You are doing your homework and all seems hopeless, then all of a sudden it doesn't seem quite as bleak....

Chandler Compadres Golf Classic

Join the Chandler Compadres on Friday, April 12 at 7:00 am, to help raise money for disadvantaged children in the East Valley. The 19th...

FUNDRAISER TO HELP CHILDREN AND HOMELESS TEENS

Hundreds of East Valley women are working to earn the money to provide new school clothing and uniforms for almost 10,000 needy...

“Saluting Stories of Service” Celebration

Beginning at 6:00 pm with a sunset cocktail reception on the stunning Sierra Loggia Patio, the Saluting Stories of Service Celebration Dinner will whisk...

Tempe Events: February 12-18, 2019

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

The Ace Hardware Foundation and Maricopa Ace Hardware Make Significant Contribution...

Over the last 27 years, Ace Hardware retailers, their team members as well as Ace Hardware have raised more than $100 million for local...

Entries for Tempe Public Library Writing Contest being accepted until Feb....

Aspiring writers and artists are invited to show off their talents in the 2019 Tempe Community Writing Contest. Writers can submit original work beginning...

College Connect February Update

Celebrate Valentine’s Day by discovering the college and career you or your student loves! what College Connect is offering this month. Learn more at...

NightLife at OdySea Aquarium – Valentine’s Date Night

Love is in the sea this Valentine’s as NightLife transforms for this romantic holiday. Guests will enjoy a five-course strolling dinner from multiple food...

Southwest Behavioral and Health Services Promotes Tiffany Zid to Chief Compliance...

PHOENIX - Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H), an innovative leader in behavioral health, announced that Tiffany Zid has been promoted to Chief Compliance...
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Yoga and Beer-at-Barnes and Noble Courtyard

Barnes & Noble Courtyard 6:30PM Back by popular demand, Desert Ridge Marketplace is teaming up with Mountainside Fitness to bring you Yoga with a twist!...

Less than Two Weeks Until Tempe Empty Bowls!

This year, the Tempe Empty Bowls program has 19 Tempe-area elementary and middle schools, five Tempe Union high schools, and local artists creating clay bowls...

Mentoring Matters: TD3 Purchasing Department Mentors Students in Math, Career Explorations

The Tempe Elementary School District Purchasing Department is taking on an extra task some may consider daunting – bringing math to life for students.For...

Stunning Tempe Home in a Great Location!

To view this house contact James Spangler, DPR Realty LLC at 602-206-5579 ''''LOCATION'''' Easy access to Scottsdale shopping, Downtown Phoenix & the South East Valley. This home enjoys...

(Opinion) Holy voter suppression, Batman!

While most people were getting ready to pass out candy to little superheroes this past Halloween, I was voting. Like most elections, I voted...

Fundraiser for Organ Transplant Recipients

After Ashley O’Neill’s wedding was suddenly cancelled, her first thought was, “How do I turn this unfortunate situation into something good?” The solution was...

High School Principal

TUHSD is seeking applicants to join our administrative team for the 2019-2020 school year.  We have two high school Principal openings: one at Desert...

KOG Concert Series

The King of Glory Concert Series will host the 60 member Westmont College Orchestra from Santa Barbara on Saturday, February 16 at 7:00 pm....

Free games, sports, activities and more at PlayDay on Feb. 23

At PlayDay, families can take part in several free activities that will get their legs moving and their hearts pounding. Check out an inflatable...

RWC Idealease Provides Semi-Truck during Time of Need

United Food Bank was given a semi-truck to use free of charge for seven months thanks to the generosity of RWC Idealease. Beginning last...

A Valentine That Keeps Giving

Treat the loved ones in your life with some Dutch Bros Luv this Valentine’s Day and you’ll be doing more than making a thoughtful...

Local author to mentor aspiring writers at library workshops

It’s the spring of the aspiring writer as the Tempe Public Library kicks off its Writer in Residence program. Local author Sharon Skinner, known...

Tempe History Museum gets LOUD with free outdoor concert

Are you ready to rock? Bring the whole family out to LOUD VIII, a celebration that brings local rock bands to the Tempe History...

Come Learn the Art of Smoking and Barbecue

The weather is getting perfect for BARBECUE! This time we explore close to home - the art of American Barbecuing.  Learn the art of...

Tempe events: February 5-11, 2018

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

Tempe Prep Concerts Abound

By Taylor ConleyImagine singing in front of a room full of people, bright lights shining in your face. This is what Tempe Prep's 10th...

11th Annual Ryan House Community Breakfast Celebrating the Life and Legacy...

More than 1,000 guests are expected to attend Ryan House’s 11thAnnual Community Breakfast from 7 – 9 a.m. on Friday, March 29 at the...

JOB OPENINGS – HVAC Tech and Plant Foreman

TEMPE UNION HIGH SCHOOL District Job Openings TUHSD has two full-time open positions, HVAC Technician and Plant Foreman that offers competitive salary and benefits.  All interested...

Come Help Celebrate Chompie’s 40th Birthday

Scottsdale, Arizona —  (February 4, 2019) Arizona’s authentic New York City deli, Chompie’s, loves its customers and wants to spread that love by inviting...

TOP SCHOOL SPELLERS WILL REPRESENT THEIR DISTRICTS IN REGIONAL SPELLING BEES

High hopes and some impressive brain power were on display at three elementary school district spelling bees in January. More than 70 children competed...

Stunning Modern Architecture in the Heart of Tempe!

To view this house contact Jamie Harvey, Urban Blue Realty, LLC at 480-227-5848 Just minutes from Tempe Town Lake, Downtown Tempe, Light Rail stops, and Sky Harbor Airport....

Tempe seeking feedback on Town Lake sand volleyball courts

The public is invited to provide input on proposed improvements to the sand volleyball courts on the north side of Tempe Town Lake. An...

New Tempe awards will celebrate arts and culture wavemakers in the...

Do you know an outstanding creative? Have you attended an event, been impressed by local advocacy, or seen a performance that moved you or...

PHX Vegan Food Festival

The 4th annual PHX Vegan Food Festival will be held on Saturday, February 23rd from 11AM to 5PM and on Sunday, February 24th from...

Scramble – A Breakfast and Lunch Joint Opens Fourth Location at...

Scramble, the popular fast casual breakfast and lunch experience in metropolitan Phoenix known for using local farmers and vendors, announces the official grand opening of...

Oh, What a Night! Jersey Boys Rocks Stage at The Phoenix...

 The Phoenix Theatre Company is priming its acoustics in preparation for a feel-good, rags-to-riches story featuring the music of one of the best-selling musical...

Tempe Prep Shows Grit on the Soccer Field

By Jacqueline RischTied 0-0. Second half of overtime. The clock is ticking away, every second pre­cious in the fight for victory. With Oliver Ricken...

Tempe Prep High School Information Night – Thursday, January 31 at...

Current 8 and 9th grade students and their families are invited to learn more about the education offered at Tempe Preparatory Academy at its...

Southwest Behavioral and Health Services Promotes Michael Fett to Chief...

  (PHOENIX – Jan 29, 2019) – Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H), an innovative leader in behavioral health, announced that CFO Michael...

Tempe Events: January 29-February 4, 2019

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...

(Opinion) After Democracy

“What comes after democracy?” That’s a question I first asked myself a few years ago, not because I thought there was something better than...

Humana Hiring for More Than 120 New Positions in Glendale, Phoenix...

Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), a leading health and well-being company, is hiring more than 120 full-time employees at its Humana Pharmacy operations center in...

Public meeting to discuss proposed expansions to Tempe’s adapted recreation programs

Tempe is hosting a public meeting to collect feedback on the proposed expansion of the city’s adapted recreation programs. The meeting will take place...

Free library workshop featuring Steve Savant will explain social security benefits,...

The Tempe Public Library is hosting a social security workshop featuring national talk show host Steve Savant, in partnership with the Society for Financial...

A Taste of India Cooking Class

Please join us for an Indian Cooking Class March 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Introducing:  Lianne Falk: My love affair with all-things-culinary started off at the tender...
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VIDEO – Brazilian Cultural Experience Available in Tempe

Arizona Homestay along with Global Launch is proud to welcome a group of Professors from various cities in Brazil to Arizona this February 9-16th....

Winesday Wednesday/Pinot Passion

February 13 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm $10 Need a midweek break?  We have just the thing. (Must be 21 or older to attend) Come to the first...

Chompie’s Helps Chomp Out Hunger in the Valley in February

Local bagel king Chompie’s is celebrating its 40thanniversary of bringing authentic New York flavor to the Valley of the Sun throughout the month of...

Tempe Empty Bowls Raises Funds to Provide Food for Hungry: Annual...

T This year, the Tempe Empty Bowls program has 19 Tempe-area elementary and middle schools, five Tempe Union high schools, and local artists creating clay bowls...

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...

Garden Party At Pemberton House For Big Game

The public is invited to an event on Sunday, Feb. 3, at the historic Sarah H. Pemberton House, located in the heart of the...

Area Boy Scouts Collecting Doorstep Food Donations February 2

 Help those who are hungry in our region by setting non-perishable food donations outside your door on Saturday morning, February 2 before 9 a.m.  That...

Lunar New Year Festival at Desert Ridge Marketplace

Feb. 9 at Desert Ridge Marketplace from 11 am to 1 pm Join Desert Ridge Marketplace for the 2nd annual Lunar New Year Festival! Also referred...

Southwest Human Development Announces “Walk with Me” Event, Feb. 23

 Sat., Feb. 23, families are invited to join the one-mile Walk with Me Family Fun Walk featuring activities, food and drinks, games crafts and...

Phoenix Theatre Announces Name Change to Commemorate 100th Anniversary

 Phoenix Theatre, the largest professional regional theatre company in the state, is changing its name to The Phoenix Theatre Company, effective Jan. 21, 2019.   The...

5k Raises Funds for Trauma Prevention During the Big Game

PHOENIX – The 5th annual Tackle Trauma 5k Run and Walk returns to Papago Park in Tempe on Sunday, February 3rd. Join hundreds of...

Free College Connect workshop on Feb. 2: Career preparation, technical careers

College Connect is hosting a workshop on Saturday, Feb. 2 that will cover everything students and parents need to know about career readiness and...

Construction of new pickleball courts is underway at Tempe Sports Complex

Pickleball is coming to Tempe! Construction is underway on the city’s first dedicated, permanent pickleball courts at the Tempe Sports Complex, located north of...

Tempe Prep High School Information Night – Thursday, January 31 at...

Current 8 and 9th grade students and their families are invited to learn more about the education offered at Tempe Preparatory Academy at its...

Unleash your superpowers at Tempe Public Library’s FanCon

Grab your capes, costumes and unleash your superpowers at the Tempe Public Library’s FanCon on Saturday, Jan. 26. Fans of Marvel, DC, Star Wars,...

Tempe Prep Girls Soccer Gaining Traction

By Hayden Sampson“I remember having barely enough play­ers my freshman year to have a team,” says Tempe Prep’s Varsity Girls Soccer team’s senior captain,...

Tempe Prep’s H.O.P.E. Crew Honors Differences Among Students

By Sarah GoodykoontzH.O.P.E. Crew is a club at Tempe Preparatory Academy that is dedicated to helping in the community through acceptance, service, and, well,...

Single Level Home in Tempe!

To view this house contact Lori Souza, The Souza Group at 602-432-3296 A Hidden Gem, this single level executive home has 4bd/2ba/3car garage/htd pool/.35 acres in popular Warner...

Five Reasons To Repair, Not Buy A New Car

(PHOENIX)– It’s a debate many of us have faced: whether to pay foranother car repair or buy a new one. Your neighborhood auto repair professionals...

Lisa Ling Announced as Keynote Speaker for Valley of the Sun...

 Journalist, author and television host Lisa Ling will be the keynote speaker at the 2019 We Are United Luncheon — the annual fundraising event...

Tempe events: January 15-21, 2019

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...

NightLife at OdySea Aquarium – Game Night

January 17, 2019   NightLife is BACK for 2019 and better than ever! Adults 21+ get ready for a night of adventure with live music, great...

Easy Fixes for Dry Winter Skin

 We’re nearly a third of the way through winter and many people are experiencing dry, itchy skin. That’s why the physicians at Affiliated Dermatology...

Arizona VFWs Partner with Humana and St. Mary’s Food Bank to...

The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. (VFW) Department of Arizona; Humana, a leading health and well-being company; and St. Mary’s Food Bank are partnering to...

Reminder: Tempe Kindergarten Registration Begins Thursday!

Tempe Elementary Kindergarten Program – Where Bright Futures Begin!Kindergarten registration for Fall 2019 begins this Thursday, January 17, 2019 from 5 – 6:30 p.m....

Tempe Artists Guild Depicts Humans of Tempe

Tempe Artists Guild (TAG) members are participating in the Tempe History Museum’s changing exhibit titled Humans of Tempe, which presents stories and images of...

Adventure Awaits at the BIG Night Out with Big Brothers Big...

 Arizonans will sport their best black and white cocktail wear or business attire to raise funds and show support for the Big Brothers Big...

Phoenix IDA Makes Investment in the Future Supporting Early Language, Literacy...

  Southwest Human Development, Arizona’s largest nonprofit dedicated to early childhood development, was recently awarded a $45,000 grant by the Phoenix IDA to support several...

College Connect January Update

The holidays are over and college discussions are kicking back into high gear as the second half of the school year is underway. Get...
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