Kierland OktoberWest Festival to Take Place Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022

 Get ready to clap your hands and stomp your feet as The Westin Kierland Resort in Scottsdale will soon host its inaugural OktoberWest Festival,...

AFEUSA Partners with MetLife to Provide Insurance for Gig Workers

Offering Affordable Coverage for Gig Workers, Entrepreneurs and More SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – The Association for Entrepreneurship USA has partnered with MetLife, a cost-effective life insurance...

Food City Spices Things Up for Hatch Green Chile Season

 While many of us cannot wait for cooler temperatures to arrive, it is about to get a lot hotter throughout the state due to...

Low-Cost, No-Cost Contraception Options Available at Tltle X-Funded Health Centers Statewide

A range of contraception options are available at low cost or no cost at Title X-funded health centers across Arizona. Information about birth-control options...

Phoenix Children’s Hospital KTAR Give-A-Thon

Now in its 22nd year, Give-A-Thon is the country’s largest radiothon for a children’s hospital. Last year’s event raised $1.8 million for Phoenix Children’s...

Phoenix Walk for 1 in 100

Join the Adult Congenital Heart Association on Nov. 6 as we walk for the more than 2.5 million people living with congenital heart disease...

Heading Back-to-School Can be Bad for Children’s Mental Health

Back-to-school is a time of stress and anxiety for kids of all ages. This often leads to an increase in adolescent and teen suicides....

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Foundation opens grant application window,...

The Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Foundation for Community & Health Advancement announced today that it has opened its discretionary grant application window...

Tuesday Night Pickleball™ Launches at Jigsaw Health in Scottsdale

Meet professional pickleball players and learn more about the fastest growing sport in the U.S.  (July 28, 2022 – Scottsdale, Ariz.) Introducing Tuesday Night Pickleball™,...

Optima Medical Welcomes Physician to Peoria Office

Optima Medical, Arizona’s leading primary care provider, announces Dr. Gerald B. Harris and Theresa Eblin, FNP, have joined their team to deliver personalized healthcare...

Oregano’s Supports Phoenix Children’s Hospital with Limited Time Menu

The fresh, new Oregano’s flavors have arrived! Introducing the Ciabatta Bing Ciabatta Boom sandwich and Cool Cat Carbonara, available for a limited time! For...

Bashas’ launches a 90-day celebration for its 90th anniversary

Bashas’ will begin a 90-day celebration this month to commemorate its 90th anniversary. From grocery card giveaways and an attempt to break a GUINNESS...

Two New Early Childhood Enrollment and Resource Centers Celebrate Grand Opening...

The doors are about to open on two critical new community centers created to help an underserved area of the community improve access to...

Creighton Academy Enrollment and Resource Center Celebrates Grand Opening and Open...

The doors are about to open on a critical new community resource created to help an underserved area of the community improve access to...

Event Raises Funds for Phoenix Children’s

On April 30th, Life Time, the nation's premier healthy lifestyle brand (NYSE: LTH), is inviting everyone to raise money for local children's hospitals and...

Bashas’ Announces EBT SNAP Online Acceptance for Same-Day Grocery Delivery and...

Shoppers looking for accessibility and convenience have a new option for their grocery purchases. Bashas’ more than 100 grocery stores across Arizona are now...

Bashas’ Invites Arizonans to Get Nostalgic to Celebrate its 90th Anniversary

As it prepares to officially celebrate 90 years of serving Arizona later this year, Bashas’ is inviting Arizonans across the state to look back...

Education Forward Arizona and Freeport-McMoRan Foundation Partnership Expands to Support 200...

The Freeport-McMoRan Foundation recently announced an investment of $6 million to increase access to higher education for Native American students as part of an...

Bashas’ Brings the Carnival to Town for This Year’s Donut Flavor...

Vivid fluorescent lights, childlike squeals of delight, and an unmistakable aroma of sunshine, machine oil, and sweet, sticky indulgences. These are sights, sounds, and...

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Holds Free Medicare Information Sessions

Healthcare needs can radically change as people age, which makes having a keen understanding of Medicare options vital. With more options than ever before,...

18th Annual Native American Indian Disability Summit is April 1

The 18th annual Native American Indian Disability Summit, under the theme “Gathering Native Voices to Build Strength Through Unity,” is Friday, April 1 from 8...

SCNM and Tempe Fire Department Collaborate to Promote Holistic Wellness

Community Partnership Aims to Educate and Support Servicemen Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine & Health Sciences (SCNM) and the Tempe Fire Department are proud to...

Local Tattoo Removal Salon Patenting New Method That Removes Scarring and...

PHOENIX – Delete Tattoo Removal & Medical Salon, a Valley business serving patients for more than 11 years, has introduced a new, highly-effective patent...

GiGi’s Playhouse Phoenix to Open GiGiFIT Studio

New Program Will Help Children and Adults with Down Syndrome to Improve Low Muscle ToneGiGi’s Playhouse, a one-of-a-kind achievement center for individuals with Down...

Cancer Support Community Arizona CEO Receives Fellowship Award

Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust selected Cancer Support Community Arizona CEO Debbie DiCarlo as a recipient of one of its nine Piper Fellowship award...

Raley’s Completes Purchase of the Bashas’ Company

Raley’s has announced the completion of the Bashas’ acquisition.  As previously shared, Raley’s had entered into a definitive agreement to purchase all the assets...

Think Outside the Garden Box, Holiday Gifts that Give Back

Fresh, locally-grown produce boxes are a unique gift that help support the Valley’s homeless and food insecure. This holiday season, Valley nonprofit group Project Roots AZ, is selling produce boxes and produce...

12 Different Ways to Help Local Families Facing Cancer This Holiday...

While there are many different local nonprofits to choose from and give back to this holiday season, a local nonprofit with a small but...

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Grants More than $395,370 to...

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona’s Mobilize AZ initiative has awarded grants to seven local community organizations, providing funding to help combat diabetes and...

Area Agency on Aging Can Help Navigate Medicare Options

The Area Agency on Aging’s Benefits Assistance Program can help individuals navigate often-confusing and complicated Medicare options whether during the current enrollment period as...

The Cool Way to Stay Swimsuit Ready Year-Round

With over 300 days of sunshine per year, men and women in Arizona stay slim and trim for a pool season that never ends...

Movember at the Mint Addresses Men’s Health Issues & Promotes Early...

Mint Cannabis, operator of Arizona’s largest dispensary, has joined efforts with Cancer Support Community Arizona (CSCAZ) to launch a “Movember at the Mint” campaign....

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...

Final Title X (ten) Family Planning Rule Lifts Harmful Restrictions, Puts...

 The US Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) has released its final rule for the Title X program, rescinding Trump-era restrictions and putting...

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...

The CORE Institute Opens Vein Health Center

The CORE Institute, Arizona's most respected orthopedic and musculoskeletal practice, has announced the opening of its Vein Health Center in its North Phoenix location. ...

Visit Mesa Launches Aira, Guided Visual Interpretation Services for Visitors and...

New App-Based Resource One of Several Tech Tools to Aid Travelers with Enhanced Mobility in Mesa As part of Visit Mesa’s ongoing mission to ensure...

6 Health Clinics Earn Certification for Establishing Youth-Centered Practices

            Health clinics in Maryvale, Oro Valley, Peoria, Phoenix and Scottsdale have been certified for youth-centered practices designed to...

‘Night of Hope’ Gala raises over $600,000 for families fighting childhood...

After a year-long pandemic hiatus, Phoenix-based childhood cancer foundation Amanda Hope Rainbow Angels breaks all previous fundraising records and exceeds its $500,000 goal at...

‘Baby Botox’ on the Rise as Gen Z Dominates Beauty Trends...

Med spas report a huge jump in younger clientele as social media "selfie" photos and aesthetic trends surge online (CHANDLER, Ariz.) October 1, 2021 - The...

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....

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...

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...

Brighter Way Institute Celebrates 20 Years; Oct. 1 Event Honors Founder,...

 BRIGHTER WAY INSTITUTE CELEBRATES 20 YEARS PROVIDING DENTAL AND ORAL HEALTH CARE TO THE MOST OVERLOOKED AND UNDERSERVED$183 Million In Services to 158,000 Patients;...

Jill Foley, CPA, Elected to Arizona Family Health Partnership Board of...

Jill P. Foley, CPA, managing partner at Four Leaf Financial and Accounting, PLLC, has been elected to the Arizona Family Health Partnership board of...

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...

New Classes Added to the Schedules at IMPACT Gymnastics Academy in...

IMPACT Gymnastics Academy is a children’s gymnastics gym with Olympic-class coaching and state-of-the-art equipment in North Central PhoenixWe are devoted to training athletes with...

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...

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....

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...

TRANSFORMATIONAL BREATHWORK at Quasar Quantum Healing

Join Brie Taylor at Quasar Quantum Healing for a 90-minute transformational breathwork meditation. Encourage profound healing and relaxation with this intentional experience using the...

RESTORATIVE SOUND JOURNEY at Quasar Quantum Healing

Join Quasar Quantum Healing for a restorative sound journey meditation guided by Shazz Narduzzi. This relaxing experience is taking place in the wellness studio which...

Avolta Breaks Ground on the first of a series of Biogas...

 June 26, 2021 – Phoenix, AZ – Avolta, a renewable energy company focused on originating, developing, owning, and operating renewable natural gas (RNG) projects, and...

Summer Heat Can Lead to Dehydration, Medical Issues

Make the right beverage choice to stay properly hydrated all summer long Jigsaw Health, a family-owned and operated vitamin and supplement company in North Scottsdale,...

What Causes Bloating, Weight Gain and How Can We Stop It?

One of the most common complaints seen in my medical practice is stomach bloating. This issue leaves patients feeling uncomfortable, gassy, and just plain “blah.”...

Cancer Support Community Arizona Free Public Art Exhibit

Cancer Support Community Arizona, a Phoenix-based nonprofit that delivers free support services, programming, and resources to cancer patients and their families, is kicking off...

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...

Human Services Campus Launches $25 Million Mike McQuaid Legacy Fund Initiative

PHOENIX, Ariz. (June 8, 2021): Mike McQuaid always believed that “homelessness is a solvable problem.”            Beginning with his days serving meals at the Andre House...

June 6 is National Cancer Survivors Day. Managing Long-term Side Effects...

June 6 is National Cancer Survivors DayManaging Long-term Side Effects of Cancer Treatments (May 28, 2021 – Scottsdale, Ariz.) National Cancer Survivors Day, observed annually...

Dr. Thuy Ngo Joins Brighter Way Institute Serving Vulnerable Populations

PHOENIX, Ariz. (May 25, 2021): Brighter Way Institute, now in its 20th year of providing comprehensive oral health care for vulnerable and uninsured children, adults, veterans, individuals...

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,...

Local Yoga Studio Takes Adaptive Approach to Exercise for Those Living...

Individuals with chronic illness and injury often struggle with the ability to enjoy daily activities. Ashley Sayaloune is working to create yoga programs...

VISIT MESA NEWS: First U.S. Destination to Adopt the Hidden Disabilities...

Mesa, Ariz. is the first U.S. travel destination to adopt the Hidden Disabilities Sunflower, a program lauded for supporting travelers with various needs as...
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Video:CBD: What Really Is it?

What is CBD? I get that question quite often from my patients. Unless you are part of the CBD, Cannabis or Marijuana world, there...
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Purification LLC Offers Portable Sanitation Device to Eradicate COVID-19, Allergies and...

Purification LLC, a leader in UVC light technology, has released a new product – the Vader 10, which offers consumers a portable option for...
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ALS Association Arizona Chapter Awarded $10K from COVID-19 Community Support Fund

The ALS Association Arizona Chapter is excited to announce it recently received a grant of $10,000 provided by the COVID-19 Community Support Fund held...
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911OccMed offers Free COVID-19 Vaccines across the Valley

911OccMed, a local woman-owned workplace wellness company is now offering the Covid-19 Vaccine FREE at their Clinics in Tempe, Chandler, and Glendale. To schedule, click the...
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STD Testing Negatively Impacted by COVID-19

April is STD awareness month. According to recently released data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are at...
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Massage Envy Commits to Diversity, Collaborates with Nationally Recognized Communication Consulting...

Bailey Strategic Innovation Group, one of the nation’s fastest-growing communication consulting firms helping break down the barriers of human communication in the brain, has...
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“A Mountain” Challenge Entices Valley Residents to Rediscover Tempe While Earning...

A little ingenuity is all it takes to get back out and enjoy all that Tempe has to offer this spring, and that’s exactly...
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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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Health Fair Supports Rural Families in Celebration of Cesar Chavez Day

César Chávez Day is observed in the United States on March 31 each year. It celebrates the birthday of César Estrada Chávez and serves...
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Warmer Temperatures in the Valley Can Lead to Dehydration.

Make sure you are properly hydrated all season long.Whether it’s your first spring in the Valley, or you have been here for years, it’s important to...
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...
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Locally-owned workplace wellness company is helping Valley residents get back to...

Logistics around a "vaccine passport" are still up for debate, but in the near future, showing proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test...
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Warmer Temperatures in the Valley Can Lead to Dehydration

 Make sure you are properly hydrated all season long (April 2021 – Phoenix, Ariz.) Whether it’s your first spring in the Valley, or you have...
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Visit Mesa Reminds Families the Benefits of Planning Travel during Autism...

MESA, ARIZ. – 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...