Uptown Plaza to Celebrate Grand Reopening On January 27

The Valley's original neighborhood shopping center, Uptown Plaza (est. 1955) is back and better than ever following an impressive three-year restoration project that has...

Barrett-Jackson – The Greatest Show for Cars Coming to Scottsdale

It's January in the Valley, and that means it's time for the greatest show for cars. This week kicks off the annual (Jan 13-21)...

Popular Car Wash Closes in Central Phoenix

It's the end of an era for a Central Phoenix car wash. For many years, Los Olivos Car Wash has served as a landmark of sorts on...
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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...

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,...

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...

Eliminate Your Holiday Shopping Debt in 2018

How were your holidays? Did you eat all day drink a bit, splurge on too many Christmas cookies and spend too much money? Well,...

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...

An Easier Way To Get Continuing Education For Arizona Certified Private...

Happy New Year! I am SO glad it's 2018. I just love the start of a fresh year (even though it's just a few minutes...

Chandler Court Reporting Firm Herder and Associates Offers Advice to First-Time...

Chandler court reporting firm Herder and Associates offers advice to first-time deponents. As a first-time deponent, the process can be quite intimidating. Marty Herder, President...

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...

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...

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...

Gilbert Chamber of Commerce Upcoming Events

JANUARY 2, 2018 On PAR Golf Outing 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM Kokopelli Golf Club 1800 W. Guadalupe Rd Gilbert, AZ  85233   DESCRIPTION: Monthly Golf League for mixing business with pleasure and...

Attitude of Gratitude- 5 Keys to Happiness

What is an Attitude of Gratitude?  It means making it a habit to express thankfulness and appreciation...

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...

Arizona Camera Museum Celebrates Photography

  An incredible display of the technology that makes photography possible is now open. The Arizona Camera Museum just opened in Flagstaff's Market of Dreams, a safe space...

Tucson Bike Shop Devastated After Break In

A beloved Tucson bicycle store is searching for answers after a Saturday night robbery. BICAS bike shop is located near Grant and Stone and otherwise known...

Crafty Chica Offers Cool Holiday Decor

Looking to celebrate Hispanic heritage while enjoying the holiday season? Check out the work of Crafty Chica, a Phoenix-based artisan with an eye for color...

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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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...

Zipcar Looking for Campus Reps in Tucson

A major car sharing company is looking for campus representatives at University of Arizona in Tucson. Zipcar is hoping to find new team members to...

Online Used Car Dealer Joins Tucson Market

Technology gives us the world at our fingertips, and that's more clear than ever as an online used car dealer makes it way into...
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The Ultimate Gift of Love

What is human life worth?  What is your life worth?  What about your spouse, your children or your parents?   If one of your love...
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Topaz Information Solutions Names Ken Kontowicz Vice President of Business Development

Healthcare IT company Topaz Information Solutions LLC (TopazIS) has named Ken Kontowicz vice president of business development. TopazIS is a national provider of healthcare...
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McCarthy Building Companies Hires Sean Miller as Project Director

McCarthy Building Companies Inc. recently hired Sean Miller, MBA, LEED-AP, as project director for the Southwest division.  In this position, Miller will focus on developing and...
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Pursuing Your Hobby in Small Business – Superstition Hobbies

If radio-controlled cars, planes, and helicopters are your thing, then Superstition Hobbies is the place for you! Superstition Hobbies is your Valley location for all...
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The Rise of the Pop Up Shops

For those newly engaged hopefuls amidst wedding planning preparations, selecting the right florist to match your blooming vision is an important step to achieving...
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Downtown Flagstaff Introduces ‘Slack Friday’

Black Friday is one of the most anticipated days for shopping as people try to get the best deals on expensive items. Flagstaff started a...

New Dinosaur Attraction Delays Opening to Mid-December

The grand opening of a brand new attraction in Scottsdale has been pushed back several weeks. Pangaea Land of the Dinosaurs, a permanent exhibit of...
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Drumbeat: Phoenix’s Main Native American Store Still Standing

  Small Native American owned businesses have come and gone whether placed on the reservation or in the city, but Drumbeat has remained standing...

Jingle Bell Shop Returns to Flagstaff

It's the most magical time of the year! Get in the holiday spirit as you cross names off your shopping list while supporting talented local...
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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...
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What the ASU Community Thinks of Revoking Rose’s Award

Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication sends message that sexual misconduct will not be tolerated or overseen in the...
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Get to Know Dutch Bros

America’s cry for a fast and friendly coffee place was answered on February 12, 1992, when Dutch Bros was created. With over 280 locations and...
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Business in Arizona Center Amidst Construction

Businesses located in the Arizona Center are now navigating the loud noises and stripped down exterior brought by the re-construction and renovations to the...
Job Growth Chart

Arizona ranks among Top 15 for positive job growth, according to...

  PHOENIX—Several growing industries and a rising population within Phoenix, and other metro areas, have led to Arizona outranking many other states when...

Tucson Job Growth Lower than State Figures

Job growth in the city of Tucson lags slightly behind the statewide rate. In the past year, the number of jobs in Arizona has grown...

Dual-Branded Hotel Opens in Tempe

Hospitality giant Hilton has opened a new hotel in Tempe along Route 101. The 228-key property operates under two of Hilton's brands, Garden Inn and...

Executive Order Expands Job Opportunities For Arizonans With Disabilities

Key state agencies will be required to partner with private sector vendors to expand job opportunities for disabled Arizonans, under an executive order signed by Governor...
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Opinion: Know Your Locally-Based Companies : PetSmart

Animals have continued to be adopted and cared for thanks to the products, providers, and services at PetSmart. The retail company is a privately-owned company...
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Flood Insurance in the Arizona Desert? Why?

It is HOT, it is DRY, why in the world would I need flood insurance? If you have a mortgage, the lender dictates if you...
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Phoenix Arts Economic Impact Skyrockets

Arts and Economic Prosperity 5, a project of Americans for the Arts, came to Phoenix to unveil the numbers of economic influence by the...

Isagenix Honored as Finalist for Spirit of Enterprise Social Impact Award

Isagenix International, a global health and wellness company providing nutrition and lifestyle solutions, was recognized today as a finalist for the Social Impact Award...
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Exit Realty Opens Sixth Valley Location

  Exit Realty, an international real estate franchiser, opened its second location in Tempe last week. The brokerage firm, located on Rural Rd. and...
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Arizona’s Medical Marijuana Business

Even if recreational marijuana was legalized, certification centers like Arizona Medical Marijuana Certification Center would still be open for business.  “They’ll still have the medical...
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Sun Devil Achievers for Entrepreneurship Awards

The ASU Alumni Association celebrates the entrepreneurial spirit of ASU alumni who own or lead businesses – everything from law firms to wineries...
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Benchmark Groundbreaking in Tempe for New HQ

Tempe continues to grow its business base with new companies. This week, Benchmark Electronics, an international engineering design and manufacturing firm, launched construction on...
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Peoples Mortgage Moves into New HQ in Tempe, AZ

As a company grows larger, so too does its needs - for more business, for more space, and for more employees. When the company...

SCOTTSDALE DIGITAL MARKETING FIRM BANNER EDGE MEDIA EMERGES AS ONE OF...

With proprietary tools, technology and a vertically integrated approach, Banner Edge Media is building empire in the Scottsdale Airpark   SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. (November 7, 2017) -- A...

Crews Break Ground on Latest Topgolf Location

Topgolf is expanding across the country, and the ultra-popular entertainment venue is adding to its roster of Arizona locations. The latest Topgolf broke ground in...

Christmas Tree Cutting Permits Avaliable Nov. 17

Christmas is fast approaching and you know what that means- it's time to deck the halls and find the perfect tree for your family! Flagstaff...
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Humana Hosting Two Job Fairs in Glendale, Nov. 14 and 15

Humana Inc. is hosting a two-day job fair at its Glendale facility located at 8990 W. Glendale Ave. to fill 25 positions. Humana is hiring...
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DownEast Donates Hundreds of Mattresses to Children in Need

As part of an ongoing initiative, DownEast Home & Clothing, a Utah-based retailer, is donating mattresses to hundreds of children in need. In the...

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  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...

Isagenix Co-Founder & CEO, Jim Coover, Receives CEO of the Year...

Isagenix International, a global health and wellness company providing nutrition and lifestyle solutions, was recognized at the 2017 Arizona Corporate Excellence (ACE) Awards event as...

Expansion of Popular Dine-In Movie Theater Nears Completion

Moviegoers will soon get to enjoy an even better experience at RoadHouse Cinemas in Tucson. The locally owned and operated dine-in movie theater has been...

Arizona Ranks Second in the Nation in Lettuce Production

Did you know Arizona ranks second in the nation in lettuce production, providing 25 percent of the country's total production? Arizona agribusiness contributes a record...
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What is an Umbrella Policy?

Umbrella insurance coverage is one of the most misunderstood insurance policies. I have been asked many questions over the years about umbrella insurance and here...

Increase in Downtown Phoenix Consumer Spending

Higher wages and a business construction boom are driving citizens to spend more money in downtown Phoenix this year, according to a...

Gilbert Business, Educators, Leaders to be Honored at 22nd Annual Event

The Gilbert Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Town of Gilbert, education partners and others, will honor outstanding businesses and individuals on November...
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Dr. Robert Bohanske of Southwest Behavioral & Health Services Receives ASPPB...

The Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards (ASPPB) has awarded Dr. Robert Bohanske its 2017 Service Award.  Dr. Bohanske is the Chief of...
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How to Follow Email Marketing Best Practices

Some marketers believe email marketing’s time has come and gone. However, nothing could be further from the truth. Email marketing still packs a serious...
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AAED Announces Ben Warren Memorial Scholarship Winner

The Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED) has announced that Carol Treuber, an economic development specialist with Southeast Arizona Economic Development Group (SAEDG) in...
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VIDEO: Phoenix HVAC Brand Goettl Expands to Las Vegas

You all know Goettl by now right? That’s the company that owns Sunny Plumber, well-known for its catchy commercial song jingle on local radio....
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Staged to Sell: Robin Leigh Lends Her Expertise to Home Staging

With over thirty years of full-time experience as a Broker in the real estate industry, Robin Leigh knows how to sell homes. Her extensive...

Chandler Executives Indicted Over Illegal Opioid Marketing

A federal grand jury has indicted the founder and chief shareholder of Chandler-based Insys, a major pharmaceutical company. Scottsdale billionaire John Kapoor, 74, faces charges of...

12-month Revitalization Unveiled at The Esplanade

The commercial crown jewel of both the Camelback Corridor and the Biltmore area, The Esplanade is pleased to announce the completion of a 12-month...

Arizona Judge Protects LGBTQ Protections in Phoenix

A judge has ruled that a business owner's religious beliefs do not entitle them to a license to discriminate against LGBTQ people!  With similar...

Popular Community Eatery to Add Another Location in Phoenix

A second location of Farm & Craft will soon be arriving in Phoenix. The health-conscious concept, centered around sustainable food and community, will join other business...

Z’Tejas Closes Three Restaurants in Metro Area

A popular restaurant company has closed three of its five Phoenix-area eateries as part of their restructuring efforts. Z'Tejas Southwestern Grill, a Texas-based restaurant chain, has chosen...

Alice Cooper’stown Closes in Downtown Phoenix

It's the end of an era as one of downtown's most beloved bars closed last Monday. Alice Cooper’stown unexpectedly closed with little warning. Would-be customers...

Okra Cookhouse Closes Its Doors

Several dining establishments have closed in the valley over the last few weeks, including Okra Cookhouse & Cocktails.  The restaurant served up it's southwestern-style fixings...
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Paul’s Pay It Forward Car Wash Raises $329,572

The 10th Annual Paul’s Car Wash fundraising event raised a record $329,572 for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona. Hosted by CBS5 Chief...
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Amazon Celebrates 10 Years in Arizona

One of the biggest employers in the Phoenix area is growing its footprint in the market and adding more workers.   Amazon is celebrating its...
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Phoenix Metro Area Responds to Mexico Earthquake

Phoenix and Mexico trade officials are collaborating on relief efforts, after a magnitude 7.1 earthquake shook Mexico City on September 19. “The earthquake resulted in...
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Quick Service For Your Home Appliance Issues! Beyer Appliance Service Inc.

Need Help Finding A Solution To Your Home Appliance Problems? Beyer Appliance Service Inc. Is Here to Help! Beyer Appliance Service Inc. has spent 18...
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GLSEN Phoenix Honor Michael Mazzocco and Thom Brodeur

GLSEN Phoenix, the Gay, Lesbian, & Straight Education Network, will be honoring four individuals and groups for their contributions towards making Phoenix-area schools more...
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Does my HOA insurance cover my condo?

  Does the HOA insurance cover my condo unit? The answer is YES!  But wait… what about my personal items? NO  What about the upgrades to my unit?...
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