Save the Date for Tempe Cares Community-wide Day of Service

Tempe Leadership announces Tempe Cares’ signature annual 1-day event for volunteers devoted to beautifying Tempe’s neighborhoods, schools, and other public spaces and facilities that...

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...

Huss Brewing Co. Serves Up Seasonal ‘Pop-Up Taproom’ Inside DeSoto Central...

Local favorite, Huss Brewing Co. has partnered with another Phoenix favorite to launch the all-new Huss-Desoto Pop Up Taproom. Uncorking on Friday, January 26...

Construction begins on Kiwanis Park Splash Playground; scheduled to open in...

Park patrons will notice new activity this week as construction kicks off on the Kiwanis Park Splash Playground. The $1.7 million playground is being built...

Beloved Cat Cafe in Danger of Closing, Saved By Donations

It's no news a feline fan wants to hear, the Valley's first cat cafe was facing an uncertain trouble. Melissa Pruitt opened the doors to La...

Tempe Prep’s Art Club Inspires Students

Tempe Prep is home to many talented young artists. But there is one in particular that stands out. Her name is Emelia Boyle. She...

Growing Perfect Veggies at Tempe Prep is Environmental Club’s Specialty

If you walk behind the Teacher House at Tempe Prep, there are a few things you’ll notice that have always been there: the big...

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,...

My Daughter Dyed Her Hair Rose Gold (and it looks great!)

My daughter, Lauren, has been asking me for a while now if she could dye her long, blonde hair some outrageous color. There's always...

Tempe Middle School Orientation Nights Coming Soon!

Fifth-grade parents! Learn more about Tempe middle schools at our Parent Orientation Nights. These events are the perfect opportunity for you and your child...

Tempe Elementary Kindergarten Registration for Fall 2018

Kindergarten Registration for Fall 2018 will take place Thursday, January 11 from 5 - 6:30 p.m. at all elementary schools except Ward Traditional Academy...

Tempe Events: January 9-15, 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...

Upcoming Events from the Tempe Elementary School District!

Are you looking for a middle school for your child? Perhaps you are considering kindergarten options for the Fall? Or maybe you are looking...

100% Renewable Energy for Tempe?

Back in the Fall, I asked my colleagues on the City Council if we could create a Working Group to look at updating our renewable energy...

‘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...

Race Over to Help Tempe Sister Cities

Did your New Year's Resolutions include making the world a better place? You can check that off your list by volunteering to help Tempe Sister Cities hand...

Kyrene Community Education Hosts 4th Annual Community Play Day January 27

The community is invited to witness all of the fun that Kyrene Community Education brings to Play Day! Play Day’s line-up of free activities...

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...

Cabinets and Railing Completely Refurbished in this Tempe House!!

To view this house contact Greg Stainton, Keller Williams Realty Sonoran Living at 602-999-5855 This home exemplifies Tempe living at its finest. Centrally located on a 11,177 sq....
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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...

Freeze Your Paws for a Cause

  7th Annual Polar Bear Plunge benefiting Tempe adapted recreation programs returns Saturday, Jan. 13 Community members and thrill-seekers will once again participate in a desert-style, unified...

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...

Children’s Dental Village Prepares to Celebrate National Dental Health Month

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month.  If you have a baby or toddler, you may have questions about thumb sucking, your child’s first...

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...

NPR’s David Green coming to Tempe

 “A Conversation with David Greene” February 2 David Greene, host of National Public Radio’s Morning Edition program  will appear in Phoenix at the Tempe Center for the Arts...

Tempe Public Library’s Writing Contest kicks off Jan. 8

Aspiring writers are invited to show off their talents in the 2018 Tempe Community Writing Contest. Writers can submit original work for a chance...

Tempe events: January 2-8, 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...

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...

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...

Paint a Bowl to Fight Hunger

  Want to be a part of Tempe Empty Bowls, an event that raises money to help the hungry in Tempe? Mark your...

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...

A Perfect Sized Single Level Home in Tempe

To view this house contact Bob Gottlieb, Realty ONE Group at 480-283-1100 Perfect home on an oversized lot, featuring a full sized RV garage with an additional two...

Huss Brewing Co. is Expanding

Already the state's third-largest local beer producer, Huss Brewing Co. is once again expanding its brewery in South Tempe, with the goal of doubling...

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...

Childsplay Will Bring Snow to the Valley in The Snowy Day

This winter, Valley families won’t need to travel up north to experience the magic of snowfall as Childsplay Theatre brings The Snowy Day to...

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...

Tempe events: 12/20/17 – 1/2/18

There lots going on in Tempe over the next two weeks to keep everyone entertained through the holidays and into the new year! Here...

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...

Tempe Prep Knights Basketball Counting on ‘Great Chemistry’

As the weather cools down and Christmas lights go up, the Tempe Prep boys basketball team hits the court for another season. While the...

Help Yourself Helps Set Holiday Tables

For area residents already struggling to put food on their family tables, the holidays can present additional challenges. “So much of our holiday traditions,...

Tempe Prep Girls Basketball Solid Start to Season

The Tempe Prep girls high school basketball team is dominating in the beginning of this season. Although the team did not win any games...

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...

Three Tempe Prep Seniors named QuestBridge Scholarship Finalists

Congratulations to three outstanding Tempe Prep seniors (also Tempe residents) who have been named QuestBridge National Match Finalists for 4-year college scholarships: Emma Moriarty,...

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...

Stunning 5 Bed/3.5 Bath House in Tempe

To view this house contact Matt Taillon, Realty Executives at (602) 989-1880 Owners are adamant that the attached pictures NOT oversell their home. That said, bring your most...
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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...

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...

Grand Canyon University Partners with Kyrene to Recognize STEM Principal of...

Grand Canyon University is proud to recognize Kyrene de la Colina Principal Kelley Brunner for her outstanding demonstration of creativity and vision in implementing...

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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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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Tempe Prep Hosts Middle School Wrestling Tournament

Wrestling is a great sport for the development of strength, balance, and discipline. In 2016, Tempe Preparatory Academy started a school wrestling program to...
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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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Tempe events: December 12-18, 2017

Tempe’s calendar is full of exciting events this week. See just a few events that are happening in Tempe below, and view a complete...
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Tempe Prep Early Enrollment ends December 15

Early Enrollment at Tempe Prep ends this week on December 15, 2017 for incoming 6th through 12th Grade students. Parents interested in becoming part of a community and...

Girl Up Club Launches at Tempe’s Corona del Sol High School

By Nikki Dull The Girl Up club is a new club at CdS that aims to raise money for UN Foundations that fund projects for...

Kyrene Traditional Academy recognized as a National Spalding Accredited School

Kyrene Traditional Academy was recognized as a National Spalding Accredited School by Spalding Education International on December 5, 2017, becoming one of only 16...

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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Opinion: Tempe’s Anti-Tethering Ordinance

By City of Tempe Councilmembers Lauren Kuby and Randy Keating Tempe residents have demonstrated time and time again that they treasure the companion animals in...
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Tempe Mission Palms Hotel Invites You to #Stay4aCause This Holiday Season...

Tempe Mission Palms, a Destination Hotel, is inviting guests to #Stay4aCause this holiday season. From now through Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017, guests will receive...

Tempe Animal Shelter in Need of Own Home

They help pets find their forever home, but they could lose theirs unless they raise enough money. "Lost Our Home" is a nonprofit shelter that...

State Farm Sells Tempe Marina Heights Buildings for $928 Million

Thank you to local realtor Nick Bastian for allowing My Local News - Arizona to republish his story from the blog Phoenixrealestateguy.com.  In the largest commercial office...

Celebrate Christmas at the Tempe South Stake Messiah Sing-along

All are welcome at this interfaith event! Join us to celebrate the season and sing along with orchestra and lead choir the glorious music...
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Teachers, Artists Among Recipients of Tempe Arts Grants

Tempe awarded 18 small arts grants of up to $750 to school teachers, artists and arts organizations who are investing in the community through...
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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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Enjoy Holiday Events at the Tempe History Museum and Petersen House

The lights, the music, the festivities. The holidays are here and what better way to celebrate than by bringing the family to the Tempe...
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Register for Tempe Winter Sports, Art, Educational Classes and More Beginning...

The winter Tempe Opportunities brochure is filled with easy, convenient and economical solutions to keep the entire family active as you kick off the...
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Pyle Center’s Needlewielders Group Brings Fellowship, Philanthropy to Tempe Community

Laughter is the first thing you notice when you step into a Needlewielders gathering at Tempe’s Pyle Adult Recreation Center. You feel instantly at...
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Tempe’s $32 Million Park Improvements Program Bringing New Life to City...

City parks matter. They are the focal point of neighborhoods across Tempe, bringing people together and creating a sense of community. They help improve...
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Tempe Prep Senior Selected for Prestigious Leadership Program

Congratulations to Tempe Prep Senior Aimee Cheng who was one of only five students in the Valley selected for the prestigious, nationally recognized Bank...
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