Esperança Receives $25,000 Grant from Thunderbirds Charities

(PHOENIX – March 16, 2020) – Esperança, a Phoenix-based nonprofit whose mission is to improve health and restore hope both locally and globally, is...

WashClub Phoenix Announces Mother’s Day Contest Winner

PHOENIX –  Alexis Cabrera is not new to working from home. The 40-year-old East Valley mom of two works remotely as a web producer...

Scottsdale Fitness Trainer Recognized as One of Best in the Country

Scottsdale-based fitness trainer, Spencer Tatum, was recently recognized by Golf Digest as one of the top 50 best golf-fitness professionals in America for 2020....

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...

Nominations Open for Don Carlos Humanitarian Awards

Tempe Community Council (TCC) is now accepting nominations for the 2020 Don Carlos Humanitarian of the Year, volunteer, impact and young humanitarian awards. Considered Tempe’s...

Arizona’s Largest Dispensary Holds Cannabis-Infused Recipe Contest with a Goal of...

Move over, brownies. The demand for fresh and healthy cannabis-infused foods is skyrocketing, according to the Mint Dispensary, as patients seek infused foods with less...
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Chris Smith Investments Transitions to Wilde Wealth Management Group; Michael W....

(Payson, Ariz. – September 8, 2020) – Chris Smith Investments, located at 112 West Main Street in Payson, has formally merged with Wilde Wealth...

TruWest Credit Union Debuts Rewards Checking Accounts to Members

TruWest® Credit Union is excited to announce two new checking accounts as a way to reward members for their continued commitment to the financial...

Family Holiday Toy Drive for Foster Care Kids

Arizona Helping Hand’s Second Annual Family Holiday Toy Drive is an opportunity for families with children of all ages to visit the organization for...

Great Hearts Announces New Assistant Headmaster

Great Hearts Scottsdale Preparatory Academy is excited to announce the newest addition to its faculty. Justin Bell is taking on the role of Assistant...

Radix Law Launches Virtual Estate Plans

Radix Law is excited to announce the launch of a new virtual service that allows people to do their estate plan without ever having...

Video: Unstoppable Adonis, the Story of a Real-life Superhero

Meet the Inspiration Behind Unstoppable Adonis, Marvel's first Braille Comic Book. Valley celebrity Adonis Watt became a media sensation by wowing football fans in 2019...

MAC Family Farm Day Set for November 23

Mark your calendars for MAC Family Farm Day on Saturday, November 23! This is a fantastic FREE family event in Pinal County for people of...

Kasai Japanese Steakhouse Opens in Scottsdale

Kasai Japanese Steakhouse in Scottsdale is excited to announce it is reopening on Wednesday, July 1, at 4 p.m. with a streamlined summer menu...
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ACCEL Completes $232,000 Facilities Expansion

(PHOENIX – Sept. 23, 2020) – ACCEL, a private, nonprofit organization serving children and adults who have developmental disabilities, including autism spectrum disorder, behavior...

Fastest Growing International Film Festival Returns for Fourth Year

The Chandler International Film Festival (CIFF) is excited to announce it will once again return for the fourth consecutive year. Featuring over 120 films...

Fulton Homes “Be An Energy Star” Program Will Help Pay Your...

TEMPE, Ariz. – From switching to LED bulbs, replacing air filters and adjusting thermostats, steps to reduce energy waste at home can make a...

Rio Salado College President Kate Smith Named Aspen Institute Fellow

 The Aspen Institute College Excellence Program today announced that Rio Salado College Interim President Kate Smith is one of 40 leaders selected for the 2020-21 class of the Aspen...

Izetta Morris Joins the Pascua Yaqui Tribe Charitable Organization as Executive...

(TUCSON, Ariz. – May 5, 2020) – The Pascua Yaqui Tribe Charitable Organization (PYTCO) has appointed Izetta Morris as its executive director. PYTCO is...

Silvia Alvarez to Serve on Esperança Board of Directors

Esperança, a Phoenix-based nonprofit whose mission is to improve health and restore hope both locally and globally, has elected Silvia Alvarez to serve on...

Phoenix General Offers Virtual Hugs

The Phoenix General is offering virtual hug packages until people are allowed to embrace each other again. The local store has put together collections...

Tax Credit Deadline: Where to Donate

COVID-19 has caused a massive shift in seemingly impenetrable institutions, one being taxes. In March, the Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service announced that...

Unique Sharing Economy Company Opens in the Valley

Staging and Design Network (SDN) is excited to announce the opening of its first Arizona location in the Deer Valley Airpark this month. The...

Ryan House Shares Special Video Message to Commemorate Organization’s 10th Anniversary

Ryan House Shares Special Video Message to Commemorate Organization’s 10th AnniversaryCommunity Breakfast has been rescheduled to Friday, Aug. 28 at JW Marriott Camelback ResortLocal nonprofit...

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...

PDQ Arizona Offers Free Combo Meal for Valley’s first responders

WHAT: In honor of National First Responder’s Day on October 28, PDQ Arizona is offering the Valley’s first responders a free combo meal. DETAILS: PDQ wants to thank...

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...

Southwest Behavioral & Health Services Continues to Support Community, Provides Programs...

(PHOENIX – Apr. 14, 2020) – Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H), an innovative leader in behavioral health, continues to closely monitor local and...

Save on Gifts for Girls this Holiday Season at Girly Girlz

Get your shopping done early!Learn how you can get a discount (and free gift wrapping) at Girly Girlz in Scottsdale! Now you can create a...

Local Geotechnical Engineering and Survey Company Sees Rapid Growth Amid COVID-19

With more than 100 years of construction and project support experience, locally owned  geotechnical engineering and survey company, Alta Southwest, has seen significant growth...

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...

Barry & Peggy Goldwater Foundation and Blok Industries Deliver Hazmat Suits...

Barry & Peggy Goldwater Foundation and Blok Industries Deliver Hazmat Suits to Aid COVID-19-Pummeled Navajo and Hopi Tribes Arizona Nonprofit Partners with Georgia Safety and...

David Newstone Joins Esperança Board of Directors

Esperança, a Phoenix-based nonprofit whose mission is to improve health and restore hope both locally and globally, has elected David Newstone to its Board...

YogaSix Expands with Second Scottsdale Location

YogaSix will open its second location in Arizona in early 2020 at the Mercado Del Rancho shopping center, located at 92nd Street and Shea...

Southwest Behavioral & Health Services Recognized by the Healthy Arizona Worksites...

(PHOENIX – June 8, 2020) – Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H), an innovative leader in behavioral health, today announced that it has been...

Fulton Homes Fence Patrol Program Returns for 18th Consecutive Year

TEMPE, Ariz. – What started more than a decade ago has turned into being one of the Valley’s most well-known water safety programs. Celebrating 18 consecutive...

Phoenix-based SCRATCH Software Launches Platform to Protect Merchant Profits

Veteran technology entrepreneur Lorde Astor West is rolling out a first-of-its-kind cloud native technology designed to protect against excessive credit-card processing fees, fraud and...

Pet Food Startup Launches Made-in-the-USA “Red, White & Chew” Dog Treats...

PHOENIX –  Do you know what is in your dog’s food? How about the treats and chews that you feed them? While the ‘big...
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Rio Salado College Welcomes Michelle Gates as New Vice President

Rio Salado College is pleased to announce that Michelle Gates is the new vice president of administrative services.Gates brings to Rio Salado a deep...

Pomo Pizzeria Launches New Cocktail List for Spring

Pomo Pizzeria has meticulously crafted a brand-new cocktail list at all three locations, packed with innovative ingredients and high-quality spirits. The cocktail list for...

Silver Linings Project Searches for Resilient Small Business Owners Across Arizona...

COVID-19 has affected just about everything, but small businesses have been among the hardest hit. At the same time, small business owners have risen...
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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...

Evolve PR and Marketing Continues Growth in 10th Year

When Jennifer Kaplan founded Scottsdale-based Evolve Public Relations and Marketing in late 2010, she was laser-focused on building the best team of publicists in...

Nursing Homes Face Uphill Battle as the Industry Struggles to Rebuild

PHOENIX – After the coronavirus shuttered nursing homes across the country and turned the industry upside down, health department officials and infectious disease experts are...

Great Hearts Student Wins Bard Competition

On Wednesday, May 6th, Archway Trivium West student, Lavender James, won the Great Hearts 2020 Bard competition after reciting "All the World's a Stage"...

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...

Esperança Finds Success in Nicaragua Visit

Due to an unstable sociopolitical climate, it had been almost two years since Esperança's last surgical visit to Nicaragua. After diligently monitoring Nicaragua’s political...

Chandler CEO Gives Employees Bonus To Spend At Local Businesses

Nearly half of Arizona’s private workforce is employed by small business owners, and one East Valley CEO is helping his employees do their part...

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...

Phoenix Holocaust Association to bring Father Patrick Desbois and Holocaust by...

The Phoenix Holocaust Association, in coordination with several organizations, is bringing a community-wide education program to Greater Phoenix in 2020. Holocaust by Bullets (HBB)...

Rio Salado Welcomes New Vice President of Administrative Services Michelle Gates

Rio Salado College is pleased to announce that Michelle Gates is the new vice president of administrative services.Gates brings to Rio Salado a deep...

Rocky Mountain Emmys to Host First-Ever Virtual Event

The Rocky Mountain Southwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences will host its first-ever virtual event on Saturday, September 19...

Win a Walk-on Role in Ballet Arizona’s “The Nutcracker”

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and Ballet Arizona is out to make the holidays even more special for four lucky kids....
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Canadian band ‘Prism’ Releases Vinyl Edition of Their Greatest Hits Through...

On October 1st, 2020 Renaissance Records (North Phoenix, AZ) announced the arrival of Anthology 45 Years by the Canadian based classic rock band, Prism....

Fearless Kitty Rescue Fitness for the Felines

Fearless Kitty Rescue is creating an outlet for people who miss working out – an hour-long workout class taught by an experienced fitness instructor.WHEN:...

Father’s Day Specials From Local Restaurants in the Valley

Looking for a special way to celebrate with dad this Father’s Day? The best way to his heart is through delicious food.Check out this...

#AXOSMASH Smash Bros Ultimate Tournament

On Friday, September 20th from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Phoenix tech companies will face off in a fun, bracket style, 1v1, double-elimination #AXOSMASH Smash...

Alexia Vega hired as Community Health Educator for Esperança

(PHOENIX – April 1, 2020) – Esperança, a Phoenix-based nonprofit whose mission is to improve health and restore hope both locally and globally, announces...

Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino to Re-Open May 15, Social Distancing Protocols in...

(MARICOPA, Ariz. – May 11, 2020) – The Ak-Chin Tribal Council has approved the re-opening of Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino, effective 9 am on Friday, May...

LGBT students face scrunity throughout Arizona

Arizona public schools are still undecided on whether sexual education should be taught as a class. Arizona has always had many historical issues within...

Tempe Prep Middle School Information Night on Thursday, November 21

Current 5th to 7th grade students and their families are invited to learn more about the exceptional education offered at Tempe Preparatory Academy at...

Recorder’s Failure to Restore Early Voting to Pascua Yaqui Immoral and...

Submitted by the Pascua Yaqui Tribal Council There is no greater obligation of a sovereign nation than to protect the health, safety, and welfare of...

Valley Graduates Could Win Future Event Tickets, Shopping Spree with Fulton...

TEMPE, Ariz. – Graduation day is a milestone most high school and college seniors look forward to all year. But the time-honored tradition of...

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...

MAC Farm Desert Ag- Venture

What: MAC Desert Ag- Venture Tours Tour Dates: January 28, 2020 February 3rd & 5th 2020 10am-2pm ( Check in time 9:30)  Who: For winter visitors...

Valeria Lopez hired as Community Health Educator for Esperança

(PHOENIX – April 1, 2020) – Esperança, a Phoenix-based nonprofit whose mission is to improve health and restore hope both locally and globally, announces...
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Fulton Homes Named EPA Indoor airPLUS Leader for 6th Straight Year

Tempe-based homebuilder continues to lead the industry in home indoor air qualityTEMPE, Ariz. – For the sixth consecutive year, Fulton Homes has been recognized...

Pascua Yaqui Tribe Receives Heritage Preservation Grant

(TUCSON, Ariz. Dec 23, 2019) -- In June 2019, the Pascua Yaqui Tribal Historic Preservation Office was recognized by the U.S. National Park Service,...

Local Business Consulting Firm Guides Marijuana Industry to Tax Breaks

Locally based RCG Valuation has expanded its business advising model to include the rapidly growing marijuana industry. Through cost segregation, RCG Valuation can...

Share Your Story Workshop on January 25 in Glendale, AZ

Are you a person who sees yourself on a stage?An author of a book?Perhaps a podcast?If you said yes to any of these possibilities,...

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

Esperança staff along with 36 volunteers from across the Valley packed and loaded a 40-foot shipping container to send supplies to its trusted partner...

Wonderspaces Delivers a Double-Plan for Spring Training Fans

Immersive Art Experience at Scottsdale Fashion Square Invites Visitors and Residents to Show Their Spring Training Ticket Stubs for Discounted Admission       As a record-breaking...

Arizona Association For Economic Development Announces Winner of Ben Warren Memorial...

The Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED) has announced that Trever Fleetham, economic development and planning manager for the town of Payson, has been...

School Cleanliness, Student Performance: Two-Thirds of Parents Concerned About School Germs

There’s an excitement in the air this time of year as thousands of children around the country head back to school. They...

C2 Tactical Offers Special to Law Enforcement

National Police Week is officially happening Sunday, May 10 through Saturday, May 16. Locally owned C2 Tactical is offering all law enforcement $10 range...

Local Foundation Continues to Fund Nonprofits During COVID-19

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                       CONTACT:                                                                                                                        Beth McRae                                                                                                                        The McRae [email protected] Local Foundation Continues to Fund Nonprofits During COVID-19 David R. Sellers Foundation Launches Website, Announces...

Arizona PR Firm Pivots to Support Small Businesses

With the COVID-19 pandemic, daily life is rapidly changing on a global scale. More than 90% of the businesses in Arizona are small businesses....

Evening to Paws Raises Record Funds for Arizona Animal Welfare League

The Arizona Animal Welfare League’s annual An Evening to Paws: Mutt Gala had all the pup-arazzi in Scottsdale busy on March 7 as four-...
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Fulton Homes Reimagines its School Salute Program for 2020-2021 School Year

Homebuilder is keeping kids interested in music studies by giving solo students the opportunity for an on-air feature TEMPE, Ariz. – Even though most schools...

VooDoo Daddy’s Steam Kitchen Announces First Franchise

Tempe-based VooDoo Daddy’s Steam Kitchen has secured its first franchise contract shortly after its first year of operations, allowing the Cajun, creole and Caribbean...
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