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National Tequila Day

National Tequila Day is coming up on July 24! Join the celebration with these amazing tequila cocktails from top spots around the valley. --Z’TejasWith over...

High School drops in on the same campus as EVIT tech...

The East Valley Institute of Technology (EVIT) and Heritage Academy created an innovative new high school with the goal to improve graduation rates and...

Miracle Mile Deli Celebrates 75th Anniversary by Helping Kids Get Access...

Miracle Mile Deli Celebrates 75th Anniversary by Helping Kids Get Access to BooksPartnership with Southwest Human Development and new Super Reader Salad help commemorate milestone...

Keep Our Planet Neat, Recycle Your Car Seat –

Earth Day is coming up! “Keep Our Planet Neat, Recycle Your Car Seat” Has your child outgrown their seat? Is it expired? Has it been...

Grow A Reader Virtual Book Drive Addresses Critical Need for Children’s...

It’s a staggering statistic — nearly 2 out of 3 children in low-income Arizona communities do not have a single children's book to call...

Grand Opening of Discover Mercantile, a thrift, resale, and gift store...

Get ready to celebrate Earth Day in style with the grand opening of Discover Mercantile! Join friends Heidi Koffman and Natasha Beal as they...

Gelato Cimmino Announces Grand Opening in Gilbert

Celebrated for its true-to-roots Italian gelato, Gelato Cimmino is thrilled to announce the grand opening of its latest Arizona location in Gilbert. Located in...

Phoenix Area Bookstores Celebrate New Series Written by Local Reporter. Off...

Bookstores across the Valley will celebrate the March 26 publication of Emmy award-winning reporter Christina Estes’s debut mystery, Off the Air. Off the Air introduces Jolene Garcia, a Phoenix TV...

IMPACT Gymnastics Academy: A Beacon of Diversity and Excellence in Phoenix,...

Central Phoenix, February 2024 — In the heart of Central Phoenix, IMPACT Gymnastics Academy is making waves not just for its outstanding gymnastic programs...

Mesquite Fresh Street Mex Reboots Sponsorship with Grand Canyon University

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Mesquite Fresh Street Mex, a modern Mexican grab-and-go brand by Nas and Ahmad Alatrash of AR Concepts, is excited to announce...

Celebrate New Years Day with a Bloody Mary and Brunch

Americans love New Year's Eve! With parties, drinks, resolutions and the excitement of a new year, it’s no wonder 41% of Americans say it’s...

Where to get Holiday Goodies

Holiday season means one thing: parties. Not everyone has time to make a show-stopping dish to bring and, let’s be honest, the grocery store...

The Foster Alliance Announces Holiday Joy Drive

The Foster Alliance, the non-profit previously known as Arizona Helping Hands, organizes one of the state’s largest toy drives, the Holiday Joy Drive. In...

Root for DBacks with these Deals

We can’t wait to root for our boys in the World Series! And businesses across the Valley are offering plenty of deals to help...

Picture Perfect Dinner Locations

With the holidays around the corner, Arizonans are making plans for visiting friends and family. Odds are, many are looking for restaurant ideas for...

Free Cappuccino at Zingara Coffee Shop, Bespoke Market and Wine Bar...

Zingara Coffee Shop, Bespoke Market and Wine Bar is one of Scottsdale's newest eateries. On November 8, National Cappuccino Day, Zingara will be offering...

Bashas’ Family of Stores Aims to Increase Workforce by 500 Before...

Bashas’ Family of Stores will hold a hiring event this Tuesday, Oct. 17, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at its new Corporate Support...

Lectric eBikes Riders Log Thousands of Miles Inspiring New VIP Loyalty...

Lectric eBikes riders to be rewarded by going the distance in “Lectrifying” their lives PHOENIX (Sept. 28, 2023) – As a show of appreciation for...

Bashas’ Halloween Celebrations in Stores Across the State Oct. 28

Arizona families across the state are invited to creep and crawl into their neighborhood Bashas’ supermarket for some fun-filled holiday treats and activities the...

Kierland Fine Art & Wine Festival Showcases Renowned Artists and AZ...

A one-of-a-kind outdoor gallery will create a delightful visual backdrop for an exquisite sensory experience featuring a curated selection of fine art, wine and...

OktoberWest Festival returns to The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa

Country dance fans looking for a hot spot to do some boot-scootin’ and boogie-in’ will find a fun-filled dance floor and plenty more classic...

Business Leaders Commit to Significantly Advance the Number of Arizonans Pursuing...

On the heels of Arizona Gov. Katie Hobbs naming September “Arizona Career Awareness Month,” Education Forward Arizona President and CEO Rich Nickel today joined...

Education Forward Arizona Awards More Than $2.3 Million in Scholarships

The start of a new school year is a busy time for many. As students across the country return to the classroom this fall,...

Adult Congenital Heart Association’s Walk for 1 in 100 Returns to...

Family-friendly Walk Will Raise Awareness, Funds for Adults Living with Congenital Heart Defects TEMPE, Ariz. – The Adult Congenital Heart Association will hold its annual...

Nonprofits to Support for National Nonprofit Day

August 17 is National Nonprofit Day – it is a day to recognize the ongoing efforts of the organizations around us to serve the...

Z’Tejas Guacamole and Margarita Making Class

Discover the vibrant world of margaritas and guacamole in an unforgettable class at Z'Tejas! For only $50, immerse yourself in the art of crafting...

National Golf Month Spots

It’s National Golf Month! Below is a list of local golf locations you can take a swing at. Flex your golfing skills with your...

Local Musician Streams Live From Downtown Phoenix

The temps are in and it’s going to be a scorcher this week in Phoenix! With people looking for things to do, local musician...

Embark on a Spectacular Danube River Golf Adventure with Dream Vacations...

Seven-Night Cruise Visits Budapest, Slovakia, Germany, Austria and Prague in October 2024 Discover the ultimate European getaway with an unforgettable river cruise hosted by Dream...

Father’s Day Gift Guide

With Father’s Day coming up, people are looking for the perfect gift for dad!Whether your dad is sporty, musical, into food or anywhere in...

Zingara Brings a Southern European Experience to Scottsdale

Combined Coffee Shop, Bespoke Market and Wine Bar to Open Late Summer SCOTTSDALE- Long-time Arizona restaurateur and entrepreneur Hera Ambrosio is proud to announce her...

Bashas’ to Celebrate the Best Standout Flavors In Donut Contest

From throwback childhood flavors – like Root Beer, Butterscotch, Neapolitan, Key Lime and Banana Split – to today’s unconventional flavor mashups – like Strawberry...

Business Leaders Come Together in Support of The Larry Fitzgerald Foundation’s...

Larry Fitzgerald, Jr. hosted the 13th annual Fitz’s Supper Club event presented by Dominick’s Steakhouse benefitting The Larry Fitzgerald Foundation.The sold-out event, which integrated...

Power Ranch Golf Club Launches Greens and Bunker Renovation Project

Award-Winning Course Will Invest Approximately $2.6 Million Dollars to Update Facility PHOENIX – Power Ranch Golf Club, owned by Thompson Golf Group, is closing its...

Bashas’ Supermarkets Team Up With FirstFruits to Donate More than 20,000...

Now that pandemic-related SNAP benefits have ended, more people are turning to their local food banks to help make ends meet. Thanks to a...

4th Annual Cinco de Chandler at Ghett’ Yo’ Taco!

Wish you could be spending Cinco de Mayo at Rocky Point? Get the next best thing at the annual two-day Ghett’ Yo’ Taco Cinco...

Arizona Gives Day is on the Way

Arizona Gives Day is almost here! This 24-hour state-wide campaign is when people across the state join forces to support the causes that mean...

GiGi’s Playhouse Celebrates World Down Syndrome Day

Secretary of State Adrian Fontes presented GiGi’s Playhouse Phoenix with an official proclamation at their 8th anniversary that declares March 21 as World Down...

Orpheus Male Chorus Presents Benefit Concert for 100 Club of Arizona

ALL ticket proceeds benefit families of first responders killed or injured in line of dutyThe Orpheus Male Chorus of Phoenix is proud to present...

Avoid Getting Taken For A Ride – Local Mechanics Mark Consumer...

Vehicles sales, repairs and rentals are the most common consumer complaints the Arizona Attorney General’s Office receives. In recognition of National Consumer Protection Week...

Hues of Hope

Join us for an evening of hope, benefiting families affected by ALS on April 1 from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Now in its...

Tasting with Tequila Corrido

Come taste tequila like you never have before. Maestra Tequilera Ana Maria Romero Mena is hosting a Tequila Corrido tasting and bottle signing at...

Innovative Cooling Cosmetic Bag Keeps Products from Melting Down this Summer.

 Now available in select Scottsdale, Gilbert, Carefree retailers and online Phoenix is called the “Valley of the Sun” for a reason. The average temperature in...

Mint Cannabis Celebrates Valentine’s Day with Sweet, Infused Treats

No matter whether you are single or attached this Valentine’s Day, the Mint’s cannabis kitchen has you covered!The Mint Café’s professional chefs are offering...

Make Valentine’s Day Gift-Giving Easy and Affordable at Bashas’ and Food...

  Bashas’ and Food City grocery stores are full of thoughtful gifts for Valentines of all kinds, from significant others to kids, pets, friends, classmates,...

Valentine’s Day May Be Just Around the Corner, But Surprisingly Many...

The holidays are behind us, the New Year has taken flight, love is in the air with Valentine’s Day and dozens of couples across...

Female Entrepreneur Creates Unique Travel Gift for Women, Bergy Bag Cooling...

Patent-pending bag helps save makeup, skincare from heatResearch shows consumers plan to spend more money on travel in 2023 than several years prior. With...

Community leaders gather to launch clean water initiative in south Phoenix

The Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Foundation for Community & Health Advancement recently awarded a $25,000 grant to Water Works to bring safe, clean...

Food City Celebrates 20 Years of Hosting Community Soccer Tournament

After a two-year hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic, Food City’s annual soccer tournament, Copa Food City, returns to the Phoenix Events Complex (2209...

Bashas’ Holds Family-Friendly Halloween Celebrations in Stores on Sat. Oct. 29

Arizona families across the state are invited to creep and crawl into their neighborhood Bashas’ supermarket for some fun-filled holiday treats and activities the...

Innovative Cooling Cosmetics Bag Helps Save Makeup, Skincare Products from Arizona...

The average woman in the U.S. spends nearly $1,400 annually on makeup and just under $3,000 each year on skincare. Exposure to Arizona’s year-round...

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Employees to Fill 1,000 JoyJars...

In support of the Jessie Rees Foundation, an estimated 170 Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona  employees will volunteer their time to fill 1,000 JoyJars with toys,...

Bashas’ Announces Promotions

Three new appointments within Bashas’ Family of Stores are bolstering talent among the leadership teams at two of their brands, AJ’s Fine Foods and...

Make an Impact Gymnastics Meet October 1-2

Watch future Olympians and competitive gymnasts hit the mats at the second annual Make an Impact Invitational, Oct. 1-2, at Sunnyslope High School, 35 W. Dunlap...

Bashas’ Names C4 Foundation the Winner of $50,000 Donation in Charity...

Culminating its weeks-long Community Choice Charity Challenge, Bashas’ named C4 Foundation the grand prize winner of a $50,000 donation during a special event at...

Bashas’ to Donate $50,000 to a Lucky Nonprofit Sept. 23

Supermarket chain will announce which one charity (out of 10 finalists) received the most online votes from the community; Trey Basha will present that...

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,...

Downtown Tempe Plans Sunday Fun-Days to Kick off Fall-O-Ween

It’s sure to be a fun-filled fall with the return of several popular family-friendly fun events in Downtown Tempe. Favorites like the Second Sundays...

Impact Gymnastics Academy Hosts Second Annual “Make an Impact” Invitational this...

Proceeds Raised Benefit the United School for Autism in ScottsdaleWatch future Olympians and competitive gymnasts hit the mats at the second annual Make an...

Construction Trades Program for Kids Needs Volunteers

TradeUp!, a Phoenix nonprofit dedicated to empowering children through hands-on learning in the construction trades, is seeking parents, educators, and professionals in the skilled...

Southwest Casting Expo Premiers Just in Time for Arizona Film Tax...

A Scottsdale-based company expects its inaugural actors conference will be a blockbuster, thanks in large part to Arizona’s new film tax credits.With more production...

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...

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...

50 Years of Pizza and Pipes Calls for 50 Days of...

In the 1970s and 80s “pizza and pipes” restaurants were on nearly every corner in the U.S. Fast forward a few decades and today...

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...

FOR THE LOVE OF MESA PODCAST SHARES STORIES FROM THE SOUTHWEST

Visit Mesa Launches New Rich Storytelling Platform with Six Episodes, More to FollowJune 7, 2022 – MESA, Ariz. – Visit Mesa, the destination marketing organization for...

Celebrate National Independent Bookstore Day at Grassrootz

April 30th is National Independent Bookstore Day, held each year on the last Saturday in April to celebrate the uniqueness of independent bookstores across...

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,...

Vote YellowBird in Inno Madness Challenge

Phoenix-based, YellowBird, a gig-economy marketplace connecting Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) professionals with businesses on-demand, was nominated to a competition between Arizona’s most innovative...

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...

YellowBird Adds Megan Trummel as Vice President of Marketing

Phoenix startup YellowBird, a gig-economy marketplace connecting environmental, health, and safety professionals to related jobs, recently announced that Megan Trummel has joined their team as...

VISIT MESA launches Beers and Brews Passport

Check-in & Win Web-Based Game Supports Small Business and Rewards Patronshttps://www.visitmesa.com/passes/beers-and-brews/ Feb. 15, 2022 – MESA, Ariz. – Just in time for spring break and...

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...

Champion local small businesses on Women’s Entrepreneurship Day

 Nov. 19 marks National Women’s Entrepreneurship Day. To celebrate, I want to share the story of our business and the lessons I have learned...

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...