Should Journalists Express Their Opinions Outside of Work?

When it comes to divisive issues like gay marriage or abortion, I’ve got an opinion on it, some pretty strong opinions, actually. Same with...

Everything I Learned in Life I Learned from The Fonz

Most children learn how to handle life by watching their parents or older brothers and sisters. As the child gets older, they pick up...

Road Trip: Seeking Salvation? I Know a Place…

This summer I took a very long road trip with a group of students from my high school called "Bear Busters,” led by my...
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Video: Mar-A-Wallgo – an investigative series into Trump’s New Border...

When we first got wind of this planned project I must say that it was hard to believe.  Just the scale of it alone...

Let us shout out the word about your business through a...

  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...

West Valley Shopping Center Hosts Sensory-Friendly Santa Event

Park West is hosting its Sensory-Friendly Santa Cares event on Sunday, December 9 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The West Valley shopping center...

Support Duet, Create a Holiday Tradition at the 27th Annual Poinsettia...

Valley residents are invited to take a break from the hustle and bustle of the holiday season at the 27th annual Poinsettia Tea from...

Pat McMahon brings back “The God Show” with Star Worldwide Networks

One of the Valley’s most reputable broadcast figures, Pat McMahon is “back on air” and not on your traditional AM/FM wavelength. Pat is embracing...

Ford Driving Skills for Life trains 1,000 teens and parents in...

More than 1,000 teen drivers and their parents received free hands-on advanced driver training as part of Ford Driving Skills for Life in Phoenix Nov....

Homeless Teens Find Stability through Arizona Host Family Program

For a child, homelessness means sitting on a street corner, doing homework assignments by streetlight, not knowing if there will be a place to...

Duet’s Family Caregiver Symposium Reaches Hundreds of Caregivers and Professionals

In honor of National Family Caregivers Month, Duet: Partners In Health & Aging recently hosted its second annual Family Caregiver Symposium. The event, which...

How To Live Here and Now!

Meditation is an important key to reduce stress, improve concentration, etc. Here are some techniques to help you deal with these negative things. Do...

ProBest Pest Management Provides Fantastic Solutions for Bugs and Creepy Crawlers

There’s so much to love about our beautiful Arizona environment, from the near-constant sunshine and warm temperatures to the gorgeous mountain sunsets. However, like...

Stunning two-story estate in Gilbert

To view this house contact William P Lewis, Sterling Fine Properties at 602-920-6297 From the moment you arrive at this stunning two-story estate, you are surrounded by...

Connect-Inspire-Go Women’s Conference Returns to East Valley

With the success of last year’s inaugural Connect-Inspire-Go, this year’s conference returns as The Premier Women’s Conference in the Phoenix East Valley. This year’s speakers...
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The Valley’s Restaurants To Taste – Arizona Breakfast Weekend

Take a tour for breakfast throughout the valley's finest restaurants. Arizona Breakfast Weekend’s goal is to position Arizona as one of the top culinary destinations...
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Scottsdale Contemporary Art Gallery to Host ‘Pop-Up’ Shows: FIAT LUX Oct....

A transformative new art experience is opening in Scottsdale this October. A cross between an art gallery and a pop-up show, this season FIAT LUX (located...
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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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East Valley Veterans Parade: A Chance to Honor and Remember...

This Veterans Day, Saturday, November 11, join more than 40,000 of your East Valley neighbors at the East Valley Veterans Parade. This all-volunteer community...

Dignity Health Offers Free Diabetes Screening

November is National Diabetes Month, and Dignity Health is helping to raise awareness. Their Center for Diabetes Management in Gilbert will host three more A1C...

Help Yourself Helps Set Holiday Tables

For area residents already struggling to put food on their family tables, the holidays can present additional challenges. “So much of our holiday traditions,...

How Aldi’s Arizona Expansion May Affect Your Grocery Bill

Will Arizona start to see lower grocery prices in 2018? If so, you might be able to credit the Aldi lower price effect, if...

Answering the Call: Arizona Women Running for Elected Office

Sunday morning, my husband Dave and I attended a donor's brunch for U.S. Rep. Kyrsten Sinema at the home of a very nice couple...

Mortgage News – Low Down Payment Loans, Airbnb Income Okay, Loan...

  Low to No Down Payment Mortgages  It is a terrific time to buy a home.   Home sales are strong and rising while supply is dropping. ...

Humana Hosts Vietnam Veterans Pinning Ceremony in Mesa

  At the time when Vietnam veterans returned to the United States, there were no welcome home ceremonies at airports or other public places as...

Arizona Brainfood and United Food Bank unite to feed students during...

Arizona Brainfood and United Food Bank are uniting to provide thousands of students that receive breakfast and lunches from the school programs with enough...

(Viewpoint) Mega Animal Shelter Won’t Serve East Valley

  Maricopa County Animal Care and Control (MCACC) will be closing its East facility in Mesa in 2019 and there are no plans...

Cider Corps Can Release Kicks off July 4 Week

Cider Corps knows you can’t have a Fourth of July without apple pie. The Mesa cidery and taproom is bringing back its popular Pie Ciders...

Help AZTV7 “STUFF THE BUS” this Friday, July 27th!

ATV7’s STUFF THE BUS 2018 is here! When school rolls around each August, the gift of a full backpack can change a kid's life.Join AZTV7...

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...

Free vaccinations and spay/neuter vouchers plus $20 dog adoptions at Oct....

In celebration of pit bull awareness month, Fix.Adopt.Save. and its alliance partners are hosting the fifth annual Pittie-Palooza at Phoenix Metrocenter Mall on October...

Registration for Statewide Walk On! Challenge Open Now

 Arizona teachers are invited to register for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona’s Walk On! Challenge and a chance to earn one of five...

Valley High Schools, Musicians Join Cast of Arizona Theatre Company’s “The...

            PHOENIX, Ariz. (Jan. 3, 2019):  Phoenix-area high school marching bands and musicians will bring select performances of Arizona Theatre...

Scramble – A Breakfast and Lunch Joint Opens Fourth Location at...

Scramble, the popular fast casual breakfast and lunch experience in metropolitan Phoenix known for using local farmers and vendors, announces the official grand opening of...

Locally-owned MedSpa Celebrates 15 Years

Derma Health Skin & Laser, locally-owned and operated since 2004, celebrates 15 year of service in the Valley. More than 50,000 patients have received...

American Airlines Donates Thousands to Phoenix Children’s Hospital

American Airlines has gifted Phoenix Children’s Hospital $50,000 in honor of Michael Carreon. Carreon retired after 24 years with American Airlines in Phoenix, Arizona....

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...

United Food Bank to Receive Hunger Is Donations Made at Local...

United Food Bank is excited to be selected as a charity partner for Albertsons Foundation to receive donations from the annual Hunger Is campaign to eradicate...

Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino Announces Samantha Gulick as Database Marketing and...

(MARICOPA, Ariz. – Oct. 30, 2019) – Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino, part of Caesars Entertainment and the state’s only tribal casino to have an international...

K-8 STEM School, Academy of Math and Science to Break Ground,...

The Academies of Math and Science (AMS), a K-8 STEM school for under-served communities, are breaking ground in Phoenix’s South Mountain neighborhood on Saturday,...
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VIDEO: Gilbert To Update Left Turn Signals

Starting next week, Gilbert’s Traffic Engineering Division will be transitioning all left turn arrows in order to be more consistent with neighboring communities and improve...

Catching Up with Grant Woods on Life, Politics, and Family

Today’s politics are divisive and extreme at both the state and national level. But if you look over the course of Arizona’s political history,...

SanTan Village Hosting the Easter Bunny this Spring!

The Easter holiday is approaching fast, and that means it's time for children to visit their furry friend and get a picture! The SanTan Village will...
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AZ Boys Launch Free Drink APP!

For the longest time my wife and I would get excited for our Friday night date nights and head out the door. As we'd...
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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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HMA Public Relations Strengthens International Capabilities With Additions of Affiliates in...

(KYOTO, Japan, Nov. 8, 2017) – Phoenix-headquartered HMA Public Relations, a founding member of the Public Relations Global Network (PRGN), has announced that  Another...
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Arizona Police Crack Down on Distracted Driving

Arizona police will crack down on distracted driving after receiving a $35,000 in federal funds, according to a news release by the Arizona Department...

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...

Gilbert Historical Museum and Society Hosts 6th Annual “A Night at...

Support HD SOUTH, Home of the Gilbert Historical Museum, by attending the sixth annual installment of this signature fundraising event.  "A Night at the...
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Diaper Bank of Central Arizona Helps Struggling Families

Why does Arizona need a diaper bank? Struggling families need diapers. Diapers are expensive and the ongoing need lasts until the infant is potty-trained.  There are...

Model Perfect, 4 Bedroom Home in Gilbert

To view this house please contact Sandy Ranger, HomeSmart at 480-206-3515 BEAUTIFULLY APPOINTED/Model Perfect, 4 Bedrm. 3.5 Bath Home in the desirable Community of Marbella Vineyards. Exceptional curb...

Tempe Prep’s Teen Court helps kids get on the right path

Throughout your life, you do things or make decisions that you’re not proud of, and sometimes you have to own up to your mistakes....

Arizona ‘Dreamers’ can no longer receive in-state tuition

Young immigrants under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, who are attending or wish to attend a college and/or a university in their...

Scholarship Open for Female Entrepreneurs Looking for a Hand-Up

StarshineAZ is currently accepting applications for its inaugural female entrepreneur scholarship program, Reach for the STARs. The ideal candidate is a female entrepreneur who...

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...

East Valley Veterans Parade Offers Sponsorships For Companies to Show Their...

For more information, contact:The East Valley Veterans Parade is held in Downtown Mesa to honor, thank and celebrate local veterans and active military. Last...

Spots Still Open for Individuals with Special Needs to Play Baseball...

 The Miracle League of Arizona is an organization in North Scottsdale that serves individuals with special needs. The league removes any and all barriers...

Humana Hiring Close to 90 Positions in Glendale, Phoenix and Tempe

Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), a leading health and well-being company, is hiring approximately 90 full-time employees at its Humana Pharmacy operations center in Glendale;...

AZ-Based Actor/Playwright, Michael Washington Brown, Returns to Phoenix with, “BLACK!,” ...

Arizona-based Actor/Playwright, Michael Washington Brown, returns to his hometown to one again present, “BLACK!,” at 7 p.m. November 2 - 3 at Tempe Center for...

LA Fitness Undertakes Major Renovation of Arizona Locations

LA Fitness, an operator of 43 clubs in the state of Arizona, is launching a large-scale remodeling effort of 21 metropolitan Phoenix and five...

Lisa Ling Announced as Keynote Speaker for Valley of the Sun...

 Journalist, author and television host Lisa Ling will be the keynote speaker at the 2019 We Are United Luncheon — the annual fundraising event...

Less than Two Weeks Until Tempe Empty Bowls!

This year, the Tempe Empty Bowls program has 19 Tempe-area elementary and middle schools, five Tempe Union high schools, and local artists creating clay bowls...

CANADIAN-BASED NERDS ON SITE EXPANDS INTO ARIZONA WITH 6 FRANCHISES

Nerds On Site, which provides on-site IT services to small-to-medium businesses and entrepreneurs in 10 countries, recently opened its first six franchises in Scottsdale,...

Opinion: Plasma Donation Is It Worth The Compensation?

For those of you that are familiar with donations to the good cause of Plasma Protein Therapy, then you know that plasma donation centers...
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“VIDEO”- Celebrate Constitution Week with a free Community Concert

Mark your calendar for the evening of September 21st at 6:30 pm for a celebration of the U.S. Constitution, through music and dance! Heritage...

2019 Holiday Pop-up Art Galleries

This annual tradition returns! Celebrate the creative spirit with award-winning artists Joan Waters, Judith Amiel-Bendheim, Sandra Luehrsen, and Troy Moody. Waters opens her working studio to...

Clutter-Free Christmas Gifts

The time is rapidly approaching when many will gear up, arm themselves with Christmas lists, and brave the Olympic shopping event known as Black...

Arizona Teens Sharpen Culinary Skills and Prep for Fall Feast

High school culinary students across Arizona cool off after a summer of high-intensity training with the Careers through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP). For the first time...

VIDEO: Paramore to Perform in Phoenix in September

What do you get when you let your heart win? Paramore tickets if you're lucky. The alternative band will play Comerica Theatre September 27. It's...
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Queen Creek Middle School Hosting Veterans Day Banquet, Help Requested

 Queen Creek Middle School (QCMS) is hosting its second annual Veterans Day Banquet (VDB) on Thursday, November 9, and is seeking assistance from the...
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Diversity Makes Fashion History

For the first time in history, every New York Fashion Week presentation this year  featured at least one model of color.   More specifically, the...
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Empower Careers-Telecom Technical College

"It gives the guys hope," Owner and Director of Telecom Technical College Kathy Gill said. "That is the part about my job that I...
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Students Shine, Get Ahead at Early College High Schools

A world of opportunity awaits motivated students at AAEC Early College High Schools. With six campuses across the state and dedicated staff, AAEC (Arizona...
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Tempe Prep Hosts Middle School Wrestling Tournament

Wrestling is a great sport for the development of strength, balance, and discipline. In 2016, Tempe Preparatory Academy started a school wrestling program to...

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...

PHX Vegan Food Festival Expands

  In its third consecutive year, the PHX Vegan Food Festival, presented by Davisson Entertainment, returns to the Valley on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018 from 11 a.m....

Humana to Honor, Recognize Vietnam Veterans March 9 in Pinning and...

Humana, a leading health and well-being company, is hosting a Vietnam Veterans Pinning and Proclamation Ceremony on March 9, 2018, from 1 to 3...

Saving Dogs for 20 Years: Boxer Luv Anniversary Charity Picnic!

Boxer Luv will celebrate its 20th anniversary on April 8th at Kiwanis Park in Tempe. In two decades, Arizona’s animal rescue organization saved the...

Pop-up Shops Drive Economy, Excitement for Customers, Retailers

According to a recent online article, pop-up shops are more than just a trend in the retail sector. They drive consumers with the thrill...

Fire Restrictions In Effect in Sedona Fire District

Camping on your agenda for the upcoming Memorial Day weekend or beyond? You should be aware that Sedona Fire District (SFD) currently has Stage II...
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