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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...

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...

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...

Valley’s Muscular Moving Men Becomes First and Only Moving Company Partnered...

Muscular Moving Men & Storage has become the first and only moving company in the world partnered with Nike and renowned athletic apparel company...

Courtyard Marriott North Hiring for Front Desk Agent

Are you looking for your next job or to make a career change? Consider working for one of the leaders in accommodation, especially here...

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...

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,...

Attend Rendez-Zoo at the Phoenix Zoo

  Journey back in time and experience an evening of prehistoric eras at the Phoenix Zoo. Roam the intriguing landscape while sampling unearthed delights at...
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Five Tips for Managing Remote Employees

Remote employees are ubiquitous across every business sector and provide a wealth of benefits to the workforce and to their companies. Managing remote employees...
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What is an Umbrella Policy?

Umbrella insurance coverage is one of the most misunderstood insurance policies. I have been asked many questions over the years about umbrella insurance and here...
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Tempe Resident Writes Her Experiences with Autism

Catherine Abbott has lived with her diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder, sometimes referred to as ASD, her whole life. She feels it is important...

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...

Southwest Behavioral & Health Services Promotes Dominic Miller to Vice President...

(PHOENIX – Jan 17, 2018) – Dominic Miller has been promoted to vice president outpatient services for Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H). In...

Taylor Morrison Launches Campaign to Shape its Next Model Homes

If you’ve ever wanted to tap into your instincts for home architecture and home design, Taylor Morrison has got a project for you! The real...

Opinion: Think Your Son or Daughter Might be LGBT+?

Are you worried that your son or daughter might be LGBT+? Many parents and grandparents today were raised in an era where certain behaviors,...

Viewpoints: My Boston Marathon Experience

Anytime a tragic event happens, you remember where you were when you heard the news. That’s how it was for me and the Boston...

Madison Student To Compete in National Spelling Bee

Marcus Giorza’s love of words will come into play when the Madison No. 1 Middle School seventh-grader competes with 400-500 spellers from across the...

Prevalence of Autism Increases by 15 Percent, to 1 in 59...

In late April, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released new data from the Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring Network (ADDM) on the prevalence...

“VOTEsmART” CAMPAIGN OFFERS UNBIASED INFO TO ENGAGE, EDUCATE VOTERS

PHOENIX, Ariz. (July 25, 2018):  VotesmART,an Arizona Citizens for the Arts (AzCA) campaign to educate and engage voters and candidates about arts and culture issues...

Athlete’s Foot: Not Just For Athletes – Why It’s Important to...

  (PHOENIX)– As kids return to school it’s not unusual for dermatologists to see an increase in athlete’s foot-and it not just athletes who get it. People of...

31st Annual Arizona Renaissance Festival

Escape to our 30-acre 16th Century village where Maidens, Mermaids, Merriment and Mingling await thee.  The Arizona Renaissance Festival is a medieval amusement park,...

Hopi Artist Buddy Tubinaghtewa’s “Sun Blessings” is Official Artwork for 2019...

LITCHFIELD PARK, Ariz. (Oct. 23, 2018):  Hopi Artist Buddy Tubinaghtewa’s  “Sun Blessings” has been selected as the official artwork for the 2019 invitation-only Litchfield Park Gathering...

Home for the Holidays

  Phoenix Theatre and Davisson Entertainment are proud to present, Home for the Holidays, a cabaret show in the Hormel Theatre at Phoenix Theatre on...

Five Reasons To Repair, Not Buy A New Car

(PHOENIX)– It’s a debate many of us have faced: whether to pay foranother car repair or buy a new one. Your neighborhood auto repair professionals...

Business is Booming in North Phoenix!!!

When was the last time you drove around a bit in north Phoenix?  Did you notice all of the businesses up there?  I am...

Derma Health Skin and Laser to Open at Desert Ridge Marketplace

Derma Health Skin & Laser will open its newest location at Desert Ridge Marketplace in fall 2019. Locally-owned and operated since 2004, Derma Health...

Noche para los Niños – A Night for the Children

Noche para los Niños – A Night for the ChildrenWhat:  The second annual Noche para los NinÞos is a spectacular one-night benefit event for...

Zoma Launches Performance-Enhancing Sleep System to Help Athletes Recover Faster

Zoma has launched its inaugural product line featuring the Zoma Sports Mattress, Zoma Pillow and Durable Foundation. Each are carefully crafted to optimize performance...

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...

Derma Health Skin and Laser Now Open at Desert Ridge Marketplace

Derma Health Skin & Laser has opened its newest location at Desert Ridge Marketplace. Since 2004, locally owned and operated Derma Health has offered...

Miracle Mile Deli Offers Corned Beef and Cabbage Catering and Specials...

 Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Miracle Mile Deli in Phoenix or have them cater to your office or party!The restaurant will offer Corned Beef, Cabbage, Irish Potatoes...

Arizona Association for Economic Development Recognizes National Economic Development Week, May...

(PHOENIX  - April 30, 2020) - The Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED), along with the International Economic Development Council, is recognizing National Economic...

Innovative Virtual Summer School to Help Phoenix’s Most Underserved Children Catch...

June 25, 2020 (PHOENIX, AZ) – Today, the leaders of Vista College Prep, the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Valley (BGCAZ), UMOM New...
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POST TIME RADIO Hosted by Corey La Russo and Aaron Vercruysse,...

Phoenix, AZ- September 3, 2020: Due to popular demand, Post Time, a one-hour radio show; airing Saturday mornings from 8 AM-9 AM (AZ Time)...
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Great American Seed Up Presents Seed Up Saturday

The demand for seeds has skyrocketed amid the pandemic resulting in seed shortages.  Awareness of the importance of seeds and the need for regional seed...
Bashas' Family of Stores Aims to Fill 700 Positions

Bashas’ Family of Stores Aims to Fill 700 Positions

Bashas’ Family of Stores, the family-owned grocer that operates Food City, AJ's Fine Foods, and Bashas' supermarkets, is looking to add nearly 700 people...

Phoenix Parks and Recreation discuss future of Little Canyon Park

Grand Canyon University presented their plan to move Little Canyon Park at the Parks and Recreation meeting Thursday. “We have a clean slate,” said Steve...
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Subway Kids & Sports Rides Into Desert View Elementary To Surprise...

Subway Kids & Sports of Arizona, in partnership with Subway Restaurants of Arizona, Dasani Water, Shamrock Farms and The Be Kind People Project,...

KJZZ/K-BACH Book Club Hosts Author Dr. Pauline Boss

Dr. Pauline Boss, author of “Loving Someone who has Dementia” will speak at the inaugural KJZZ/K-BACH Book Club event on Tuesday, October 31, 2017....
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Now and Then Creative Company Presents “Medea”

Now & Then Creative Company, a new, non-profit theatre and film organization is kicking off its inaugural season with a contemporary interpretation of the Greek tragedy, “Medea.” The...
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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...

Carol Kern, Jewish Family & Children’s Service Board Member, Honored with...

Carol Kern, a board member with Jewish Family & Children’s Service (JFCS), was honored recently at the Association of Fundraising Professionals’ 2017 Celebration of...

Woodwind Arizona NSAL Competition

Arizona woodwind players, ages 19 to 25, are invited to enter the Greater Arizona Chapter of the National Society of Arts & Letters 2018...

‘Capitalizing On Tourism As An Economic Driver’ To Be Topic at...

(PHOENIX – Feb. 22 2018) – “Capitalizing on Tourism as an Economic Driver” will be the topic at the Arizona Association for Economic Development’s...

Facebook to bring Community Boost event to Phoenix this summer

Facebook is bringing its Community Boost program to Phoenix this summer to help small businesses grow and equip people in their communities with the...

DUNKIN’ DONUTS CELEBRATES INTERNATIONAL PAY IT FORWARD DAY

Dunkin’ Donuts Restaurants offer Free Parking, Donuts and Cups of Coffee International Pay It Forward Day is Saturday, April 28, and to celebrate, Phoenix area...

Expresso Yourself! Have I got a Story for You!

Jewish Family & Children’s Service’s August Memory Café will feature the art form that is sweeping the country: Story Telling. The event takes place...

Canyon View High School Opens August 6; Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Commemorates the...

Representatives from the Agua Fria Union High School District, DLR Group, Chasse Building Team, community members from Buckeye, Goodyear, Litchfield Park, Avondale and Waddell...

Outlets at Anthem 14th Annual Shopping Extravaganza

 Free lunch, wine and chocolate tastings, a chance to win $25,000 in gift cards PLUS an easy way to contribute to charity - -...

Babbo Italian Eatery Partners with Santan Distilling

When two local companies form a partnership, beautiful drinks happen! Babbo Italian Eatery recently launched several new craft cocktails with SanTan Brewing and Distilling. The...

OPINION: Arizona Public Schools May Face a Crisis With Proposition 305

“Say no to prop 305,” AZED 101 group said that taking out funding in public schools could cause an unprecedented teacher shortage in the...

Homelessness in Arizona Needs the Public’s Help

Homelessness in big cities is not something that is easily ignored, whether for a resident or for a traveler.    The Phoenix Metropolitan Area is not excluded...

A Valentine That Keeps Giving

Treat the loved ones in your life with some Dutch Bros Luv this Valentine’s Day and you’ll be doing more than making a thoughtful...

Close to 17,000 Meals Donated During “March Out Hunger” Food Drive

Thanks to the generous support of the Phoenix community, the “March Out Hunger” food drive raised close to 17,000 meals to help combat food...

Great Hearts AD Receives Prestigious Honor

Great Hearts Academies is excited to announce that Duane Ediger, athletic director (AD) at Scottsdale Preparatory Academy (SPA), was voted AD of the Year...

Kids in Focus Announce Billie Jo and Judd Herberger as Honorary...

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:                                                                                                                         Beth McRae                                                                                                                         The McRae Agency [email protected] 480-990-0282   Kids in Focus Announce Billie Jo and Judd Herberger as Honorary Chairs for its Nov. 7 Event Iconic...

Arizona State Fair Celebrates Friends 55+ Day, Oct. 16

On Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, the Arizona State Fair celebrates “Friends 55+ Day” with special entertainment, live animals, educational moments and complimentary admission thanks...

A New Plant-Based Sausage Pizza, Test-Marketed in Phoenix, is Now Available...

Giordano’s becomes the first pizza chain in the U.S. to launch the Impossible™ Pizza at its 70 locations across the country Giordano’s, a brand that helped...

Madison Heights Third Grader Donates Birthday Presents to Children’s Hospital

Nine-year-old KireanChesser, a third-grader at Madison Heights Elementary, was the one giving gifts on his birthday this fall. After visiting some children at Phoenix Children's...

$14.95 OIL CHANGE SPECIAL at Community Tire Pros and Auto Repair

$14.95 OIL CHANGE SPECIAL at all 6 Community Tire Pros and Auto Repair locations for FIRST RESPONDERS, HOSPITAL WORKERS, PROFESSIONAL CARETAKERS & LOCAL RESTAURANT...

19 High School Seniors Awarded Scholarships by Desert Financial in First-Ever...

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Class of 2020 is being deprived of the usual milestone celebrations. But 19 Valley seniors were...

Esperança Shipment Day: Staff Pack/Load Medical Supplies for Distribution in Nicaragua

Twice a year, Esperança sends shipment containers filled with donated medical supplies and equipment to its trusted partner in Nicaragua, where they will be...

Get Fresh Fall Produce, Help a Good Cause.

(Sept. 28, 2020) Project Roots AZ, a Phoenix-based non-profit organization started by WNBA Champion Bridget Pettis is expanding its outreach by selling produce at four...
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Tooth Fairy Giving Reaches an All-time High

Got a fiver for that tooth? According to a new survey from Delta Dental of Arizona, the Tooth Fairy does! Findings from Delta Dental’s...
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Average New And Used Car Prices Hit Record Highs – Car...

(PHOENIX)– Consumers looking for new and used vehicles could be in for serious sticker shock. According to the car research site, Edmunds, the average price for a new...

Boy Scout Collects Record Amount of Water for United Food Bank

    When seventeen-year-old Boy Scout Chandler Kleese of Mesa launched his Eagle Scout Project in mid-August to collect water for United Food Bank and the...

College Readiness? I’m No Genius..

Last night I made a critical error. I got wrapped up in routine housework and missed the Sign Up Genius going live for our...
Goettl Expands to Las Vegas

VIDEO: Phoenix HVAC Brand Goettl Expands to Las Vegas

You all know Goettl by now right? That’s the company that owns Sunny Plumber, well-known for its catchy commercial song jingle on local radio....

Folk Music Wonders to Perform at Fiddler’s Dream

Looking to catch some late night indie-folk music? Head to Fiddler's Dream in North Phoenix for a an enjoyable evening of entertainment, thanks to...

Women’s March Returns to Phoenix January 21st

We are a women-led movement that seeks to break down systemic oppression through nonviolent action, and we are back in 2018 with a new...

SUBWAY® Restaurants of Arizona Signs on as Title Sponsor of Arizona...

SUBWAY® Restaurants of Arizona is proud to serve as the title sponsor for the first-ever Quizbowl Arizona, a tournament-style educational contest in partnership with...

STEAM City returns at “Luke Days” with Kadima.Ventures

Calling all entrepreneurs, innovators, the next “big idea” project generators and families all over the Valley! Chandler-based tech company, Kadima.Ventures is recreating their STEAM...

How To Save Money, Conserve Energy and Avoid A/C Meltdown

How To Save Money, Conserve Energy and Avoid A/C Meltdown   (PHOENIX)– As triple digits tease Valley forecasters this week, Donley Service Center offers advice on keeping your home cool without emptying your wallet. And...

More than a dozen Valley businesses participating in annual Grow...

Three out of every five children in low-income communities don't have a single children's book to call their own   PHOENIX – More than a dozen local businesses...

Deaf Community Voter Event June 13

#AZDeafVote   Save the Date - Voter Community Lunch and Learn   WHO: The Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing (ACDHH) and Adrian Fontes,...
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