Home Featured News

Featured News

Featured posts

Opinion: The (Tempe) pot calling the kettle black

My name is Joseph Lewis and I am the owner of My Local News who publishes Tempe News along with eighteen other Arizona Community...

Randy Zuleger Convicted to a Natural Life Sentence

Randy Steven Zuleger, 49, was convicted to a natural life sentence, Thursday at the Superior Court of Arizona. Zuleger was charged with first-degree murder,...

Dating in the Modern Age (AKA: Online Trickery)

Online dating is prevalent in today’s society. More people meet online than in person nowadays. Whether it be through an actual dating website or...

Enjoy a Fun Weekend at Bravo Peoria!

Celebrate Bravo Peoria! with your family and friends on Saturday, March 4th!    The community celebration will take place at Sunrise Mountain Library & Camino a...

Holiday Spirit Returns to Camelback Mountain

Camelback Mountain is one of the Valley's jewels, boasting a breathtaking view of Phoenix and beyond. In these cooler months, it's the perfect spot...

Sourcely Appoints Roy Vallee as Non-Executive Chairman of Board of Directors

Sourcely Holdings, Inc. (“Sourcely”), a leader in aftermarket mobile device parts and services, today announced the addition of distribution industry veteran Roy Vallee to...

U.S. Department of Labor Honors Five Arizona Companies for Veteran Hiring

Honoring our nation’s heroes by maximizing their career opportunities after service is the driving mission of the Arizona Corporate Council on Veteran Careers (ACCVC),...

Solatube® Introduces Its Latest AIA Course: Inspiring Applications of Tubular Daylighting

Solatube® Introduces Its Latest AIA Course: Inspiring Applications of Tubular Daylighting An AIA* CES Approved Continuing Education Course   VISTA, CALIF. (July 16, 2019) — Solatube® International...

A Fresh Look at Trends and Statistics in the Automotive Aftermarket

A Fresh Look at Trends and Statistics in the Automotive Aftermarket The aftermarket industry has become a huge part of the automotive economic sector....

Two Local Brands Team Up to Thank Arizona Teachers

After a school year that has been anything but a fairytale for most educators, two Arizona-based brands are teaming up to offer a sweet...

Local Girls Group Supported by REI

   A popular outdoor recreation retailer has announced it's funding of a local girls group that focuses on adventure and nature. Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI) recently...

Opinion: Education Must Be our Priority

I am not an educator. However, I spent my entire career working with educators at every level. I even served as an elected member...

Let’s Do Community News – Together! (VIDEO)

My Local News - Arizona is the fastest growing and easiest way to share your local news, events and information with others in your...

She Tempe Art Walk is for Everyone, Everyday

This morning my friend Jill and I attended the She Tempe Art Walk on Mill Avenue, hosted by Downtown Tempe Authority. I wasn't one...

Community Health and Wellness Fair Hosted by Humana

Humana invites the community to attend a free Health & Wellness Fair on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. at...

Art in the Garden

If you're looking for something fun to do, head over to Berridge Nurseries for its 21st annual springtime celebration, Art in the Garden. Shop...

Final Week to Register for Arizona Walking Challenge

It’s time to dust off your kicks and get ready for the 2019 Arizona Walking Challenge (https://www.workplacewalkingchallenge.com/arizona/), the second annual friendly business-to-business competition designed...
mylocalnews_RSC2ndChance-33c68925

Rio Salado Expands Services to Students in Prison as U.S. Dept....

The U.S. Department of Education has included Rio Salado College as part of an expansion of the Second Chance Pell  Experimental Sites Initiative, which...

Women in STEM face unique challenges.

Women seeking a career in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics are many times challenged by traditional gender role stereotypes. Kari Sanford, 20, an engineering management...

VIDEO: Pat’s Run Returns For Another Year of Sun Devil Spirit

The 13th annual Pat’s Run will return to Tempe on Saturday, April 22 for another fun-filled event! The run is the signature fundraising event organized...

New Canadian Flight Service Coming to Phoenix-Mesa Gateway

  NewLeaf Travel Company has announced new charter service from Canada to the East Valley. The service will allow Canadians to arrive in Arizona at...

Hike to Bisbee’s Cross Shrine – Great Exercise and a...

I love exploring Arizona's hidden treasures, the things you won't find right off the highway that aren't overrun with tourists. My family and I...

Phoenix is Emerging Market for Female Business Owners

 Female Entrepreneurs in Phoenix Get an Opportunity for Radical New Business Funding Option Starshine Communities is hosting a revolutionary new way for female business owners...

April is Month of the Military Child: PurpleUp! with Boys &...

The entire month of April is Boys & Girls Clubs of America’s Month of the Military Child and Thursday, April 25th is PurpleUp! A...

Arizona Girl Up 5K in Tempe this Saturday, January 4 at...

By Violeta PanayotovaWe came, we saw, we ran! Although the high school cross country season is over, the Arizona community is ready to run...
Hammersmith Support is a certified woman-owned technology company located in Phoenix, Arizona. They specialize in design, development, maintenance and hosting of custom designed WordPress websites.

Local Web Design Company Offering Free Services To One Lucky Nonprofit

Calling all nonprofits in need of a website makeover! Local web design company Hammersmith Support is offering one nonprofit to be their special pro...

Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation Honors Historic 150th Birthday Celebration

Taliesin West hosts anniversary of legendary architect’s 150th Birthday The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation announces the start of a year-long celebration to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the...

New Program Offers Tax Assistance for Pima County

Families in need can receive tax assistance thanks to a new program in the county. A collaboration between Pima County and United Way has resulted...

Car Plows Into Persian Garden Cafe, Impairment Suspected

A local Phoenix restaurant was treated to a rude awakening on Friday night, when a vehicle plowed into the eatery during the dinner rush. One...

Tempe Prep Seniors Select Colleges Across the Country

On May 1, Tempe Prep’s seniors made one of the biggest decisions of their lives: They declared which college they are going to attend...

Historic Bisbee Golf Course Makes a Comeback

The oldest continuously operating golf course in Arizona was recently rescued from closure, thanks to an article in the local paper seen by a...

6th Annual LUNG FORCE Walk

The LUNG FORCE Walk is a family friendly 5K walk for all ages on the SRP Canal, the course is a loop from 58th...

As Workplaces Begin to Reopen Across the Country, the Demand for...

As millions of businesses across the U.S. prepare to re-open to both employees and the public, workplace cleanliness and disinfection is top-of-mind among corporate...

FirstBank Shows How First-Time Homebuyers Are Overcoming Unique Challenges

If home is where the heart is, then home buying should be a labor of love. FirstBank, one of the nation’s largest privately held...

True Garden Urban Farm Offers Tower Gardening Workshop

You don’t need any gardening experience to use Tower Garden. It’s compact, state-of-the-art vertical aeroponic system fits easily on patios, rooftops, terraces, and —...

New Luxury Resort May Be Coming to Scottsdale

There has been a proposal for a new luxury resort near the renowned Scottsdale's Troon North Golf Club. The course has consistently been ranked among...

Foodie Review: The Parlor – Hair Salon Turned Pizza Parlor

Who would have thought that an old hair salon could make a perfect pizza parlor? If you're skeptical, you've got to try The Parlor...

Humana Hiring To Fill More Than 50 Positions in Tempe

Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), a leading health and well-being company, is hiring more than 50 full-time employees this month at its Humana Pharmacy call...

JA Bottles for BizTown: enjoy a night out for a good...

Join us in JA’s BizTown and enjoy an evening filled with decadent wine tastings from a variety of wineries, both local and national! Your participation...

Credit Union Raising Funds for American Lung Association

More than 33 million Americans are affected by lung diseases, including asthma and COPD, with lung cancer being the highest cause of death. TruWest...
Emma-8aae6c04

Technology Support for Students of Noah Webster Schools

As Noah Webster Schools prepared for the 2020-2021 school year, the decision was made to begin the year with all students participating in Distance...

Shady Park serves up Chicago thin crust and a slice of...

TEMPE, Ariz. - At first glance, Shady Park's storefront may evoke the impression that a quaint and modest pizzeria lies just behind the facade....

Awareness Walk Brings Community Together for Sickle Cell

It was a successful weekend for the Sickle Cell community in New York City. Nearly 1000 people gathered near the bandshell in Central Park for...

Peoria ranked as seventh-best city to live in throughout America

24/7 Wall St. recently released it's findings on the best American cities to live in, and Peoria made the cut! Peoria was the only city...

Tempe Elementary Serves More Than 3,000 Lunches During Recent Walk-Out through...

  Sometimes one creative idea can begin an impact that further exceeds one’s expectations. Noticing a need to ensure food was served to children while...

World Renowned Collector Car Auction Company Announces Dates For Scottsdale, Ariz.

 Russo and Steele Collector Automobile Auctions returns to Scottsdale January 16 through 20, 2019, at the Salt River Fields at Talking Stick. Locally founded,...

Robson Resort Communities Honored at 2019 Eliant Homebuyers’ Choice Awards

Robson Resort Communities is excited to announce it earned multiple honors at the 2019 Annual Eliant Homebuyers’ Choice Awards for its commitment to providing...

Full-Service, Plant-Based Mexican Cantina Coming to the Valley

GuacStar Kitchen and Cantina is excited to announce its first location, slated to open first quarter 2020. The restaurant is a one-of-a-kind, plant-based restaurant...
Lobby 2-60014d9d

The Mint Dispensary Marks 4th Anniversary

The Mint Dispensary is celebrating its 4th anniversary all month long by giving a free infused edible (no purchase necessary) to patients and customers...

Tempe Neighbors Helping Neighbors Seeking Volunteers (Video)

Tempe Neighbors Helping Neighbors (TNHN) is seeking volunteers to help enable adults to remain in their homes and communities as they age. The next orientation: Monday,...

You’re Invited to Our Valentine’s and Statehood Celebration Bash! (VIDEO)

My Local News has grown exponentially in the past couple of years. We have a lot to be thankful for and we want to...

Catching Up with Catherine Anaya on Work, Family and Giving Back

When I first started my career as a news producer at KPNX-TV Channel 12, I started with the worst hours on the worst days...

Chinese at Tempe Prep Is One of Many Summer Class Opportunities

Tempe Preparatory Academy offers many summer class options in its Summer Academy program, and while the image in your head of sum­mer vacation may...

Boys & Girls Clubs of the East Valley Host Annual FREE...

Boys & Girls Clubs of the East Valley (BGCEV) will host free Thanksgiving dinners at all 11 clubs for anyone in the community to...

VIDEO: Boys & Girls Clubs Launch New ‘Whatever It Takes’ Campaign

TODAY, August 6th, the Boys & Girls Clubs is launching their new 'Whatever It Takes' campaign.In support of Great Futures 2025, the Boys...

Bashas’ Names 11 Finalists in Annual Donut Flavor Contest

The votes are tallied, and six youth and five adults are on the sweet track as finalists in this year’s Donut Flavor Craze Contest....

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...

Meeting the Needs of Women Veterans and Families

  Veterans and their families soon will be moving into a first-of-its kind affordable housing development in Tempe – one that will provide useful programs,...

Integrating Essential Oils into Everyday Life

Essential oils have been around for a very long time, and I'm certain you've heard a thing or two about them at some point. I...

Gilbert Fire Investigators Seek Clues in Security Footage

The Gilbert fire and police departments have asked for the public's help in identifying two teenage boys captured on security footage shortly before 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...

Queen Creek High School Hosts Successful Blood Drive

        On Tuesday, August 28th, Queen Creek High School hosted a student blood drive. The blood drive was organized by Queen...

500 children receive free dental care at A.T. Still University’s Give...

On Friday, Feb. 22, A.T. Still University's Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health (ATSU-ASDOH) and the Arizona Dental Foundation hosted the annual event,...

Boys & Girls Clubs of the East Valley Celebrate 42nd Annual...

Boys & Girls Clubs of the East Valley (BGCEV) celebrated the 42nd Annual Giving Great Futures Gala at The Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse...
accel-2-d2893c4d

ACCEL Announces Bethany Eggleston as its Advancement Manager

Bethany Eggleston has joined ACCEL, a nonprofit organization serving children and adults who have developmental disabilities, as its advancement manager. Eggleston will be responsible...

Pedal Haus Goes for Gold at Acclaimed Beer Competitions

The up-and-coming brewery, Pedal Haus took home the gold from two internationally-recognized industry competitions so far this year. Most recently, the downtown Tempe, Arizona brewery...

Tempe Leadership Hosts Class XXXIII Recruitment Reception

As the current President-Elect of Tempe Leadership, I'd like to cordially invite you to an upcoming gathering to find out more about our program...

Harkins Flagstaff 16 Celebrates Grand Opening

On Thursday night, one of the most popular movie theatres in town hosted a grand opening for it's new, renovated multiplex. Harkins Flagstaff 16, one...

Queen Creek Science Teacher Wins CenturyLink Grant

A seventh-grade science teacher at Queen Creek Middle School in the Queen Creek Unified School District has been selected to receive a grant from CenturyLink...

Babbo Italian Eatery Announces Pasta Fundraiser

Babbo Italian Eatery is excited to announce, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, a month long fundraiser benefitting local nonprofit, Don’t...

Event: Sexual Assault Response Panel Discussion

The public is invited to join New Life Center in its first-ever Sexual Assault Response Panel discussion, on Thursday, June 6th, from 11:30 a.m....

SLOAN and Maag Comm+ Present the Annual Chicago Softball Festival

On Sunday, April 5th, SLOAN and Maag Comm+ will host the annual Chicago Softball Festival at the Cubs Spring Training Facility, Sloan Park! All...
Hasan Marzuk-1ff41f29

Tempe Prep Student Achieves Perfect PSAT Score

 By Theresa O’Connor I know achieving a perfect score on a standardized test is not easy. When it comes down to preparing and taking the...

Sedona Fire District Implements Fire Restrictions

After consulting with local County Emergency Managers and District Rangers, it has been determined that effective Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. Sedona...

Minimum Wage Discussion Continues in Flagstaff

  A special meeting on minimum wage is set for Tuesday, February 14 in Flagstaff. The Flagstaff City Council will convene to discuss options regarding minimum...

County Manager Receives Leadership Award

The Coconino County Manager recently received an impressive award. Cynthia Seelhammer was named the recipient of the 2017 Gabe Zimmerman Civic Leadership Award, presented by...

Monsoon Season Marks the Height of Scorpion Season – Protect Your...

By Georgia Clubb, Founder of Seal Out Scoprions  I’m often asked when scorpion season is. In Arizona, it can sometimes seem all year long. However,...

Tempe Community Action Agency Looks to Grow City’s Only Homeless Shelter...

As the spirit of holiday giving is in full swing, Tempe Community Action Agency is asking for the community’s help to provide...

YogaSix Brings Specialized Experience to Scottsdale in Fall 2019

YogaSix, a boutique yoga brand that offers a broad range of heated and non-heated yoga classes, boot camp style fitness classes and meditation, will...

Create your Perfect Boba Tea with the First DIY Boba Kit...

The Boba Bar Experience is presented by two local businesses, Sweet Kicks and Nom Nom Events. Sweet Kicks is known for their delicious milk...
Skip to toolbar