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Learn to navigate Medicare plans

Learn about the components of traditional Medicare, Medicare Advantage programs and how to apply for and take advantage of this benefit..

ELECTION INFORMATION

ELECTION INFORMATION

Early ballots will be mailed Aug. 1. Request forms are available online at www.phoenix.gov/cityclerk/services/electinfo or by calling..

Pet of the Month: Carlos is the perfect ‘instant dog’ for you

Pet of the Month: Carlos is the perfect ‘instant dog’ for you

Since April, the only home Carlos has known is a kennel at the Arizona Humane Society and his time at the shelter is weighing on him. Spend..

Spotlight On…

Spotlight On…

Flower Girls focus on scholarship, service The Board of Visitors (BOV) has named 42 exceptional high school seniors as Flower Girls for..

Design studio wins ADDY Award

Design studio wins ADDY Award

The national American Advertising Federation awarded Phoenix-based design and advertising firm P.S. Studios, Inc. a Gold Book Design ADDY..

Volunteers sought for clothes silo

Volunteers sought for clothes silo

Help WHEAT and its Clothes Silo help women succeed by becoming a volunteer. The Clothes Silo is located at 4000 N. 7th St., Suite 102...

Transit riders urged to keep their ‘cool’

Transit riders urged to keep their ‘cool’

As the outside temperatures continue to stay in the 100-plus range, the city of Phoenix Public Transit Department is reminding its..

Suns Dancers set auditions

Suns Dancers set auditions

Dancers possessing the skill and enthusiasm to be a member of one of the premiere dance teams in the NBA are encouraged to audition for the..

Station owner reapplies  for liquor license

Station owner reapplies for liquor license

The owners of the Chevron service station located at the southeast corner of 7th Avenue and Bethany Home Road are in the process of..

August School Briefs

August School Briefs

Madison Elementary School District Staff members receive recognition The Madison District’s director of Technology, Jay Mann, and..

Pets face their own heat dangers

Pets face their own heat dangers

With hot weather here, the Arizona Animal Welfare League & Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (AAWL & SPCA) is reminding..

Local charities need your votes

Three local charities will receive $1,000 or more as part of Dunn Orthodontics’ new charitable organization called Our HOPE Phoenix. How..

Learn more about library architecture

Learn more about library architecture

Learn more about one of Phoenix’s most recognizable and unique buildings during the Burton Barr Central Library’s Art and..

Artists sought for Shemer exhibits

Artists sought for Shemer exhibits

Artists are being sought to participate in the Shemer Arts Center’s fall exhibit, “Animal Other,” opening Sept. 12 and continuing..

Display original works at Sunnyslope event

Organizers are seeking artists for the 12th Sunnyslope Art Walk, scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 12, from 5-9 p.m. The event will feature the..

August A&E Briefs

August A&E Briefs

Phoenix Symphony Chorus Auditions 7-9:30 p.m. Aug. 5-6 Central United Methodist Church 1875 N. Central Ave. The all-volunteer chorus serves..

Fictional home inspires free library

Fictional home inspires free library

Take a book, leave a book. That’s the concept behind the “Little Free Library,” a not-for-profit international organization that..

MONEY MATTERS: Paperwork: Keep or shred?

MONEY MATTERS: Paperwork: Keep or shred?

Confused about managing paperwork? Here are some tips that will help you keep what’s important and toss what you no longer need. 1. Tax..

Foreign Language Immersion program boosts enrollment at school

Foreign Language Immersion program boosts enrollment at school

It wasn’t long ago that the once-named Squaw Peak Elementary School was almost given up for dead. Like dozens of urban public schools..

Paradise Valley school district seeks volunteers

Paradise Valley school district seeks volunteers

The new Volunteer in Paradise (VIP) program in the Paradise Valley Unified School District is looking for dedicated, high-quality..

The best of both worlds

The best of both worlds

At first it seems like a head-scratching combination: burgers and tacos? Why not just stick to one or the other? The answer, says Eva..

Tempting summer additions at Z’Tejas

Tempting summer additions at Z’Tejas

Nothing heavy—just simple, fresh food. That’s the thought behind the new summer menu at Z’Tejas Southwestern Grill, 1525 E. Bethany..

Summer specials at Texaz Grill

Every summer, Texaz Grill rewards its loyal fans with discounts on seasonal fare and ice-cold cocktails. This year’s Summer Lunch..

TO YOUR HEALTH: Dealing with a bad gall bladder

TO YOUR HEALTH: Dealing with a bad gall bladder

Gallstones may be small, but they can cause major pain. Each year, millions of Americans develop gallstones that can interfere with the..

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