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Former CEO of IKEA featured at lunch

Former CEO of IKEA featured at lunch

The Arizona YWCA Metropolitan Phoenix will host its next YW Empowerment Series featuring Pernille Spiers-Lopez, former CEO of IKEA North..

Chamber celebrates 125 years of service

Chamber celebrates 125 years of service

Join President & CEO Todd Sanders and the Board of Directors of the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce as they celebrate the..

Café Chat: Two family businesses finding new homes

Café Chat: Two family businesses finding new homes

It has been a tough year for two longtime family businesses in the North Central community. Spinato’s Italian restaurant and pizzeria had..

Build-it-yourself pizza eatery opens

Build-it-yourself pizza eatery opens

Fired Pie, which is turning the tables on your traditional pizza restaurant, recently opened its second location at Park Central Mall, 3110..

Bogsinke joins team at St. Francis

Bogsinke joins team at St. Francis

St. Francis recently brought on board Chef Jay Bogsinke to deepen its commitment to fresh ingredients collected from the best local farms...

Nov. School Briefs

Nov. School Briefs

Creighton Elementary School District Playworks impact students at Biltmore Students at Biltmore Preparatory Academy are using Playworks to..

Kiwanis honor local students

Six local students were honored by the Kiwanis Club of Sunnyslope during its “Student of the Month” luncheon, held Oct. 17 at..

Local entertainment abounds for holidays

Local entertainment abounds for holidays

It really is the most wonderful time of the year—especially if you love music, the theater and the spirit of the holiday season. The..

Club members get hands dirty

Club members get hands dirty

Washington High School Interactors like to get their hands dirty on the weekend, especially if it is digging and planting in their favorite..

Walking tour of Roosevelt homes

Walking tour of Roosevelt homes

Back by popular demand, the annual Historic Roosevelt Neighborhood TourFest by the Roosevelt Action Association has restarted. It will take..

Sustainability Fest joins Tour de Coops

Sustainability Fest joins Tour de Coops

The annual Tour de Coops is a self-guided, family-oriented tour of backyard chicken coops and this year’s event will showcases some of..

Home tour features Beadle’s residence

Home tour features Beadle’s residence

The eighth-annual “Homes of Historic Sunnyslope” Tour returns Nov. 23-24 with five diverse homes on tap, including the one-time private..

A & E Briefs

A & E Briefs

‘Annie’ Christian Youth Theater-Phoenix Nov. 8-17 Phoenix Center for the Arts 1202 N. 3rd St. 480-310-0366 The popular comic strip..

Farm fresh produce livens up fall dishes

Farm fresh produce livens up fall dishes

Fall and winter are the ripening season for some of Arizona’s wonderful locally grown crops, like squash, peppers, carrots and sweet..

TO YOUR HEALTH: Thriving with heart failure

TO YOUR HEALTH: Thriving with heart failure

“You have heart failure.” These scary words are heard daily by many patients and their families. They are not as frightening as they..

‘Music Man’ marches in to local theater

‘Music Man’ marches in to local theater

Continuing its tradition of bringing Broadway’s favorites back to life, Scottsdale Musical Theater Company’s next production is the..

Native Health opens expanded center

Native Health Community Health Center opened an expanded center on Oct. 14 that has double the clinic capacity of its previous facility...

Mahoney joins IMS Orthopedics

Mahoney joins IMS Orthopedics

Hand surgeon Dr. Stephen Mahoney recently joined IMS Orthopedics. Mahoney is a fellowship-trained surgeon of the hand and specializes in..

Fitness club opens at Biltmore center

Fitness club opens at Biltmore center

Amenzone Fitness opened its newest fitness facility on Oct. 12 in the Biltmore Fashion Park at 2502 E. Camelback Road, Suite #160. The new..

Bath salts, spice abuse discussed

Bath salts, spice abuse discussed

A free community presentation, “Emerging Drugs of Abuse: From Bath Salts to Spices,” will take place 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, in..

Andry joins team at OrthoArizona

Andry joins team at OrthoArizona

Dr. James Andry, whose office is located at 444 W. Osborn Road, Suite 200, has joined the roster of medical professionals with..

Library to host Public Memory Project

Burton Barr Central Library, located at 1221 N. Central Ave., hosts the Guantánamo Public Memory Project that includes a free exhibit, a..

Lanning wins Athena Award

Lanning wins Athena Award

North Central resident Kimber Lanning, executive director of Local First Arizona, is the 2013 Athena Businesswoman of the Year Award in the..

Kinesphere hosts  free walking group

Kinesphere hosts free walking group

Fall has finally come to the Valley, and what better way to celebrate this gorgeous weather than to get outside and walk? Kinesphere Center..

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