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Phoenix hosts Sept. 11 memorial event

‘Teacher of Week’ contest returns

‘Teacher of Week’ contest returns

For the 14th consecutive year, Fulton Homes’ “Teacher of the Week” program returns to honor Valley school teachers. Throughout the..

Program turns pets into service animals

Program turns pets into service animals

Jake Willison, an instructor with Happy Tails Service Dogs, watches as student Robert Westfall commands his 3-year-old yellow Lab..

T. Cook’s Lounge gets a ‘Mix Up’

T. Cook’s Lounge gets a ‘Mix Up’

The Mix Up Bar is reinventing the original T. Cook’s Lounge at Royal Palms Resort and Spa. Scheduled to debut on Sept. 9, The Mix Up will..

It’s chile fest time at Z’Tejas

It’s chile fest time at Z’Tejas

With Hatch green chile season around the corner, Z’Tejas Southwestern Grill is getting ready to debut its Chile Fest Menu. The menu is..

Intimate French eatery finds ‘new’ home

Intimate French eatery finds ‘new’ home

Coup Des Tartes, Phoenix’s longest-running and most well-known B.Y.O.B. restaurant, recently had the land pulled out from under it as the..

MONEY MATTERS: Benefits of business vehicles

MONEY MATTERS: Benefits of business vehicles

You plot the fastest route to your client’s office with an on-board navigation system. You use a hands-free cell phone to leave..

Program turns pets into service animals

Program turns pets into service animals

At first glance it looks like an adult education class, were it not for the various dogs lounging on the cool linoleum floor under the..

Biltmore Resort offers summer Tea Service

Biltmore Resort offers summer Tea Service

The Arizona Biltmore is turning up the fire on summer dining this year with the resort’s first-ever Summer Tea service—with a..

A noontime T’ai Chi class

A noontime T’ai Chi class

Spend your lunchtime learning the 20 gentle repetitive movements of T’ai Chi Chih, all the while improving your balance and strength...

Law firm’s casual Friday raises funds

Law firm’s casual Friday raises funds

Employees of Phoenix business law firm Jaburg Wilk recently asked management to have a “Jeans for Charity” day to raise money for the..

Wal-Mart Market coming to the ’Slope

Wal-Mart Market coming to the ’Slope

Sunnyslope residents who have long mourned the loss of a grocery store at Central and Dunlap avenues are ready to rejoice as Wal-Mart has..

Grant named president of IABC Phoenix chapter

Grant named president of IABC Phoenix chapter

North Central resident Barby Grant, owner of Barby Grant Communications, has been named president of the 2013-14 executive board of the..

Taking a fresh look at God’s story

Taking a fresh look at God’s story

Longview Community Church, 1301 E. Whitton Ave., on Sept. 15 will begin a 36-week program based on the book, “The Story,” that is..

Goodmans honored for business ethics

Goodmans honored for business ethics

The Better Business Bureau of Central, Northern and Western Arizona has selected Goodmans Interior Structures as a winner of its 2013 BBB..

Yxayotl to discuss sacred, ancient music

Yxayotl to discuss sacred, ancient music

Kenosis Spirit Keepers will bring Xavier Quijas Yxayotl to Phoenix to share Aztec and Huichol traditions of Mexico, Sept. 13-14 at Storm..

Spotlight On: Local sports

Spotlight On: Local sports

Talented twirlers take 42 medals in competition Arizona’s youth were on parade to strut their stuff at the 68th Annual World Open Baton..

Shover to be honored with ‘lifetime’ award

Shover to be honored with ‘lifetime’ award

100 Club of Arizona Founding Father Bill Shover will be presented with the Jason Schechterle Lifetime Achievement Award for his dedication..

Register now for G.A.I.N. event

G.A.I.N. is Arizona’s answer to National Night Out (NNO), which is held in August. Because of the soaring temperatures we experience in..

Kids explore studies, nature in outdoor class

Kids explore studies, nature in outdoor class

Beth El Center for Early Childhood Education, located at 1118 W. Glendale Ave., has earned national certification as a Nature Explore..

Local demand up for luxury homes

Local demand up for luxury homes

The real estate market has seen some interesting changes this year, including new-home buyers looking to a much higher-end market thanks to..

A & E Briefs

‘Twelfth Night’ Sept. 6-8 Ethington Theater, Grand Canyon University 3300 W. Camelback Road “Twelfth Night” probes the timeless..

Program ‘fixes’ pet cats for free

Program ‘fixes’ pet cats for free

The Fix.Adopt.Save. campaign is a comprehensive plan that tackles Maricopa County’s homeless animal problem while helping animals and..

Senior Safety Event at Devonshire center

The Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department will host a Senior Safety Event 9-11:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 13 at the Devonshire Senior Center,..

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