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Scramble goes to the dogs

Scramble goes to the dogs

Teams from Arizona Search Dogs recently visited Scramble restaurant for a fundraising event. The breakfast-all-day eatery at 9832 N. 7th..

Free sundae for military personnel

Free sundae for military personnel

Mary Coyle ‘Ol Fashion Ice Cream Parlor is honoring all military personnel, active or retired, through July 31 by offering them a..

Rockin’ summer at Arizona Biltmore

Rockin’ summer at Arizona Biltmore

The stage is set for a blockbuster rock ‘n’ roll-themed summer at the Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, 2400 E. Missouri Ave...

More local news at your fingertips

More local news at your fingertips

If you haven’t checked out the North Central News’ redesigned website, then you are missing out on “extras” about your community...

Sign company offers new sign contest

FASTSIGNS of Downtown Phoenix is hosting its third MetamorphoSIGN program, an online contest that provides businesses and organizations..

O’Dowd changes name, location

O’Dowd changes name, location

O’Dowd & Associates Mortgage recently transitioned to a new name—Signature Home Loans, LLC—and moved to a new location just down..

Campaign tackles homeless pet problem

Campaign tackles homeless pet problem

An alliance of eight animal welfare agencies has formed the “Fix.Adopt.Save.” campaign to tackle Maricopa County’s homeless animal..

MONEY MATTERS: Three common start-up mistakes

MONEY MATTERS: Three common start-up mistakes

According to the Small Business Administration, a third of small businesses fail within the first two years. Over half fail in the first..

Kelly Clark named a AAA ‘Top Shop’

Kelly Clark named a AAA ‘Top Shop’

Motorists seeking quality auto repair have a resource thanks to AAA’s 2013 Top Shops list, which includes Kelly Clark Automotive, 1201 E...

Company commits to hiring military vets

Phoenix Peach LLC, a Nevada-based private equity fund, announced the start of a campaign to actively hire military servicemen and women in..

Business Briefs Biz-to-biz expo held at PV Mall

The Phoenix Chamber of Commerce hosts a Business Showcase 7:30-9 a.m. Thursday, July 25 at Paradise Valley Mall, 4568 E. Cactus Road. This..

A celebration of artist Frida Kahlo

A celebration of artist Frida Kahlo

“Celebrating Frida,” an exhibit of artwork inspired by Frida Kahlo and created by the Phoenix Fridas, will take place July 5-28 at..

GLAAZ graduates its inaugural class

GLAAZ graduates its inaugural class

The Girls Leadership Academy of Arizona (GLAAZ), located at 715 West Mariposa St., held commencement exercises for its first-ever..

TO YOUR HEALTH: Haboobs carry more than dirt

TO YOUR HEALTH: Haboobs carry more than dirt

Although monsoon storms can provide a break from the monotony of summer’s 110-degree-plus days, the monsoons bring something along with..

A & E Briefs

‘Interconnections’ Exhibit Through August 8 @Central Gallery, Burton Barr Library 1221 N. Central Ave. 602-262-4636 Artist Laura..

Local seniors excel at Tai Chi

Local seniors excel at Tai Chi

After people go into retirement, many spend their days volunteering or relaxing. But for a growing group of local senior citizens, their..

Blood drive at Cowden Center

Blood drive at Cowden Center

United Blood Services will hold blood drives at Cowden Center on Thursday, July 25 from 12 to 3:45 p.m. and Friday, July 26 from 7:30 to..

AML survivors sought for study

AML survivors sought for study

Phoenix-area residents who are in remission after treatment for acute myeloid leukemia (AML) are being sought to participate in an..

Homebound seniors benefit from your time

Recent retirees looking to give back or younger adults who want to connect to an older generation are invited to become a volunteer with..

Educational, fun events at center

The Sunnyslope Senior Center, 802 E. Vogel Ave., offers a monthly calendar of events to entertain, educate and enliven. This month’s..

Stars and Stripes, Kids Night Out

The Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics & Dance Center, 3110 E. Thunderbird Road, hosts two exciting “Kids’ Night Out” events this month...

T.W. Lewis Foundation awards scholarships

T.W. Lewis Foundation awarded scholarships to local high school seniors at its 12th annual scholarship banquet. Among the winners were:..

Sundays in July are free at the Heard

Sundays in July are free at the Heard

Sundays in July are once again sporting free admission at the Heard Museum, 2301 N. Central Ave. Every Sunday in July will include music..

Soccer club builds skills, community

Soccer club builds skills, community

Since the 1960s, children from Central Phoenix and beyond strap on shin guards each fall to learn the basics of soccer through the..

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