Mesquite Fresh Street Mex Announces Official 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...

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...

Arizona students share solutions for ‘MAKERS of Change’ assistive technology challenge

More than 50 high school teams submitted solutions for a young child named Reese to gain independence. Submissions will be narrowed down to nine...

Tortilla Flat Reports Tourism Declines After Damage to State Route 88

Apache Trail Closure Impacts Local BusinessesTortilla Flat, one of Arizona’s oldest and most historic towns, recently reported a 20% decline in tourism activity due...

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...

LeTip of Superstition/Gateway Packs Meals for Feed My Starving Children

Members of LeTip of Superstition/Gateway gathered on September 1, 2022 at Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) located in Mesa Fiesta Power Center to pack...

Education Forward Arizona InspirED Evening Oct. 20

Education Forward Arizona, a statewide nonprofit organization whose mission is to advocate for and act on education improvements that advance the quality of life...

New Children’s book helps fund early childhood programs in AZ, puts...

A great book can jumpstart a young reader’s imagination and foster a lifelong love of reading. To help improve early literacy and put more high-quality children’s books...

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,...

Queen of Oktoberfest, German Brews and Brats Returning to Gilbert Oktoberfest

GILBERT, Ariz. – Event promotion company Forty8 Live! is kicking off autumn with Gilbert Oktoberfest on Saturday, Oct. 15 at Gilbert Regional Park (3005...

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...

Rosendin Lights Up Softball Facility at Mesa Community College

Rosendin, the nation’s largest employee-owned electrical contracting company with a regional office in Tempe, donated its expertise to install lightning components at Mesa Community...

Southwest Actors Conference & Expo Comes to Phoenix this September

On Sept. 23 and 24, Southwest Actors Conference & Expo, the premier actors' conference in the Southwest region, debuts its inaugural event at Embassy...

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...

50 Years of Pizza and Pipes Celebration at Organ Stop Pizza

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...

Cruisin’ Down the River – Fountain Hills – August 27

Feature yourself in an open-cockpit Stearman biplane soaking up the Sonoran Desert vistas and mountains. The scene will be a reality for the lucky raffle...

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...

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...

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™,...

Phoenix Experts Share Troubleshooting Checklist for Air Conditioning

There’s no good time for your AC to conk out during a Phoenix summer, but there are worse times—like now. With excessive heat warnings expected to continue...

The Future Looks Bright for Girls in Baseball: Baseball For All...

Baseball For All Nationals, the largest and most-celebrated girls’ baseball tournament in the U.S. is back—and this year, will be hosted at Bell Bank...

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...

Benefit Phoenix Children’s Hospital Shopping at Walmart/Sam’s Club

Donate to a healthier tomorrow at the register of your local Walmart or Sam’s Club starting now through July 10! Your donation benefits Phoenix...

Nothing says 4th of July Like Hot Dogs. MIRACLE MILE DELI...

 Did you know, Miracle Mile Delicatessen, located at 16th Street and Campbell in Central Phoenix, was the first establishment in the City of Phoenix to...

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...

As More Arizona Cities Enact Water Shortage Plans, Local Plumbers Share...

(PHOENIX)– Arizona’s largest city recently joined Tempe, Mesa and Scottsdale in calling on residents to voluntarily reduce their water use. The announcements are the result of Bureau of Reclamation...

Pipeline AZ and Opportunities for Youth Awarded $95K from Valley of...

New grant will support increasing access to education and employment opportunities for youthPipeline AZ, an Arizona career development and job skills exploration platform, and Opportunities...

FirstBank Maintains Robust Growth at the Start of 2022

FirstBank, one of the nation’s largest privately held banks with a focus on “banking for good,” announced its 2022 first quarter summary of the...

Heat Awareness Week Highlights Critical Role of Air Conditioning

  (PHOENIX)– To highlight the dangers of extreme heat and promote health, Governor Doug Ducey has declared May 23 – 27 as Heat Awareness Week. Without a properly working AC system, summer can be not...

Lilach Mazor Power Recipient of 2022 Phoenix Titan 100

Pioneering Business Owner Recognized as Top CEOTitan CEO and headline sponsors, Class VI Partners and Wipfli LLP, are pleased to announce Lilach Mazor Power...

Culver’s “From Wisconsin With Love” Food Truck Tour Arriving in Phoenix...

National restaurant chain celebrating Wisconsin roots with one-of-a-kind guest experience at Phoenix ZooPhoenix is over 1,600 miles from the original Culver’s in Sauk City,...

Arizona Gives Day 2022 Raises $6 Million for Nonprofits Statewide

PHOENIX, Ariz. (May 13, 2022): Arizona Gives Day 2022 raised more than $6 million for nearly 1,000 nonprofit organizations across the state during the...

2022 Desert Challenge Games To Host Hundreds of Athletes With Disabilities...

 Hundreds of athletes with disabilities will experience the power of sport and realize their true potential by competing at the 2022 Desert Challenge Games presented by The...

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

Visit Oregano's and order from the Limited Time Offering menu between 4/25 - 5/29 and $1 from each item will be donated to Phoenix...

Ford Dealerships Team Up on 10th Annual Fill an F-150 Water...

Ford and its philanthropic arm, Ford Motor Company Fund, are teaming up with Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Phoenix, Valleywide Dunkin’ locations and Phoenix Rising FC to launch...

Summer Poses Daycare Issues for Families Across the Valley. Unique local...

(April 20, 2022 – Phoenix, Ariz.) For working parents, summer camps are often childcare - but not the affordable kind. With inflation ravaging family...

VISIT MESA LAUNCHES DEALS PASSPORT IN TIME FOR SUMMER VACATION

New Discount Finder Kicks Off National Travel & Tourism Week, May 1 - 7.www.VisitMesaDeals.com April 26, 2022 — MESA, Ariz. — Visitors and locals can...

2022 GIFT CARD DEAL FOR MOMS, DADS & GRADS.

For every $100 a customer spends on Miracle Mile Deli Gift Cards, they get to pick one bonus gift card. BONUS gift card will...

Keep Cool While Driving This Summer! AC tips from Valley Auto...

We may see 100-degree temps soon.  Keep cool this summer while driving. Tips and info on how to properly run and maintain your car's AC from...

Reduce Your Air Conditioner Repair Risks During Above Average Temps

(PHOENIX)– We’re approaching the hottest temperatures so far this year and we could even hit our first 100-degree day year this week. Family-owned Donley AC & Plumbing is...

Tempe Prep Celebrates 25 Years with Founders Week Events

Tempe Preparatory Academy has so much to celebrate this year! The 2021-22 school year marks Tempe Prep’s 25th year of educating students from all...

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,...

FirstBank Encourages Valley Residents to Prioritize Financial Literacy

FirstBank Announces Money Manager Giveaways for National Financial Literacy MonthIndividuals can enter to win cash this spring for practicing good financial fitness Phoenix, Ariz., April...

Why Your Spring Cleaning Should Include Air Conditioner, Fans and Sinks

It won’t be long before temperatures in the 80’s become fond memories, which is why it’s a good time to tackle spring cleaning jobs that can pay off...

FirstBank Gives More than $10,000 to Arizonans Ahead of Arizona Gives...

FirstBank Gives More than $10,000 to Arizonans Ahead of Arizona Gives DayFirstBank employees surprise customers at two Valley branch locations to inspire donationsPhoenix, Ariz....

AZ Liquids to Debut New Juice with Charitable Tie to State...

 Proceeds of new ‘State Forty Eight Liquid’ juice will benefit Arizona entrepreneurs TEMPE, Ariz.– Locally-sourced and operated juice company, AZ Liquids, is collaborating with community-focused apparel...

Angry Crab Shack Debuts Exclusive Steak Out Menu

PHOENIX – Angry Crab Shack, the immersive Asian-Cajun restaurant, is launching a new Steak Out menu that will be available to patrons on April...

Early Giving for Arizona Gives Day is Now Open

Even though Arizona Gives Day officially begins April 5, early donations can start now at AzGives.organd count towards a nonprofit’s fundraising total for the event.  More than...

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...

Local Credit Union Raises $10,000 for the American Lung Association

TruWest Credit Union Team Walks to Raise Funds & Awareness TruWest® Credit Union donated $10,000 to the American Lung Association (ALA) through the Phoenix LUNG...

Arizona Gas Prices Inch Closer to Record High. Get Expert Advice...

(PHOENIX)– Drivers in Arizona are paying, on average nearly $4 per gallon ($3.98). That’s just 12 cents less than the record of $4.09 reported by AAA...

Mission of Mercy to Host Spring Into Wellness Walk & Health...

Mission of Mercy Arizona (MOM), a Phoenix-based nonprofit dedicated to providing free primary medical care and medications to those in need, will host the...

Phoenix Expert Shares How And Why To Flush Your Water Heater

It’s important, but rarely discussed maintenance among Valley homeowners: flushing the water heater tank.Sediment that builds up at the bottom of the tank can...

Straw and Wool gets boost from social media during pandemic

Imagine opening a retail business just a few days prior to the start of the pandemic in March 2020. That was reality for Straw...

Avoid Getting Taken For A Ride. Valley Mechanics Mark Consumer Protection...

Whether you’re looking for a used car or confused about auto repairs, your Neighborhood Auto Repair Professionals (NARPRO) can help you avoid getting taken...

23rd annual car seat safety check for parents and caregivers. Free...

Hard Facts about Safety in CarsRoad injuries are the leading cause of preventable deaths and injuries to children in the United States.Correctly used child safety seats can...

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...

Partnership for Economic Innovation to Host Arizona’s 2022 State of Innovation...

Business leaders, technology innovators, educators and legislators discuss future of Arizona’s economyPartnership for Economic Innovation (PEI), a passionate collective of business and community leaders...

‘Thrive to 5 Playfest’ early childhood day of play debuts March...

‘Thrive to 5 Playfest’ early childhood day of play debuts March 12 for Valley families with young children Presented by the Arizona Coyotes, benefiting Southwest...

Stay-At-Home Moms Provide Caregiving Services to Moms Returning to Work After...

New Company, Launched in Phoenix, Caribou, Screens Moms and Pairs to Ensure Ideal Caregiving SituationsThe pandemic has wreaked havoc on parents. It has also...

January And February Are Best Times To Conduct Leak Check

 (PHOENIX)– Checking your water usage during a colder month is the perfect time to spot a leak. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, if...

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...

Childcare Desert, Daycare Shortages, Lead to Innovative Childcare Solution Launching in...

According to a recent report from the advocacy group ReadyNation, the lack of quality and affordable childcare is a major issue hampering employees, mostly women, from returning to...

Partnership for Economic Innovation Invests in Blockchain Research

Partnership for Economic Innovation Announces Local Tech Partners Investing in Blockchain ResearchIntel, Kudelski Security, Early Warning Services, BD and Movemedical first to support the...

Holidays Mark Ideal Time to Check on Well-Being of Seniors in...

With Christmas and the New Year just around the corner, the holidays are an especially good time to check on the well-being of aging...

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...