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Donate your clutter to White Dove

Donate your clutter to White Dove

Did you get shiny new kitchen gadgets and household goodies during the holidays to replace your old clunkers and outdated knick-knacks?..

Learn the benefits of Laughter Yoga

Learn the benefits of Laughter Yoga

Experience the benefits of Laughter Yoga for yourself during a free program 2-3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 16 at the Saguaro Library, located at..

City aims to promote pedestrian safety

City aims to promote pedestrian safety

The Governor’s Office of Highway Safety recently awarded the Street Transportation Department a more than $47,000 grant to enhance its..

Car show comes to Biltmore Resort

Car show comes to Biltmore Resort

A world-class Concours d’Elegance car show comes to central Phoenix for the first time this month. The Arizona Biltmore, 2400 E. Missouri..

Call for entries for ‘Mutant Piñatas’

Call for entries for ‘Mutant Piñatas’

The 6th Annual Mutant Piñata show is seeking entries that are creative, fun, and even over-the-top. The show takes place inside The..

Chestnut Lane opens under new management

Chestnut Lane opens under new management

Chestnut Lane, which closed in 2010, has reopened under new management but with the same fresh, farm-to-table dining concept. Thanks to..

Apartment complex sold in Central Phoenix

Apartment complex sold in Central Phoenix

Cushman & Wakefield of Arizona, Inc. has negotiated the $4 million sale of Sunshine Terrace Apartments, located at 5615 N. 7th St. The..

Bike-share program delayed until April

Bike-share program delayed until April

Residents working in or visiting the downtown Phoenix area may notice the eye-catching new GR:D bikes cruising around the downtown streets...

Residents reminded about ‘No Burn Days’

Residents reminded about ‘No Burn Days’

For those who have indoor fireplaces or outdoor firepits, it’s the time of year to get cozy in front of a nice roaring fire. However,..

Concert festival goes ‘Bach to Bach’

Concert festival goes ‘Bach to Bach’

Bach fans will rejoice with the four “Bach to Bach” concerts planned for the Arizona Bach Festival 2014. First up is the maestro’s E..

ALP hosts meeting for potential volunteers

ALP hosts meeting for potential volunteers

Assistance League of Phoenix, a nonprofit organization that has been serving children and families in the Phoenix area for more than 50..

Kinesphere offers ‘whole body’ challenge

Kinesphere’s Whole Body Movement Challenge is an eight-week program to nourish, re-pattern, re-generate, and oxygenate through conscious..

Recycle your live Christmas tree

Recycle your live Christmas tree

The city’s Public Works Department offers Phoenix residents a green way to take down their live Christmas trees. Trees can be dropped off..

New food choices at Metrocenter Mall

New food choices at Metrocenter Mall

Metrocenter Mall recently welcomed several new food court tenants. The new concepts add variety to the mall’s dining environment and..

Advocates needed for older adults

The Area Agency on Aging, Region One is seeking volunteers to advocate for residents of long-term care facilities in Maricopa County. The..

The Bookshop has something for everyone

The Bookshop has something for everyone

The Bookshop is the latest business to join an eclectic mix of neighborhood taverns, local boutiques and personal services to be found at..

A & E Briefs

A & E Briefs

Derrick Bostrom Photo Exhibit Through Jan. 18 Green Vegetarian Restaurant 2022 N. 7th St. This exhibit draws upon Bostrom’s travels..

Pop-up dog park funded by PetSmart

Pop-up dog park funded by PetSmart

PetSmart, in cooperation with PHX Renews, has launched a new “Pop-Up Park,” also known as P.U.P., located at the northeast corner of..

Pharmacy a finalist in enterprise awards

Pharmacy a finalist in enterprise awards

Melrose Pharmacy recently was named a finalist in the 2013 Spirit of Enterprise Awards, presented by the W. P. Carey School of Business at..

Pet of the Month: Golden boy is ready for love

Pet of the Month: Golden boy is ready for love

Bart, a purebred golden retriever, is a “family guy” that would love nothing more than to take up residence in a new home with kids and..

School Briefs

School Briefs

Madison Elementary School District Meadows Cross Country teams win conference titles The Madison Meadows Girls Cross Country Team won first..

Nominations sought for IMPACT Awards

The Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce (GPCC) seeks nominations for its 2014 IMPACT Awards, which honor the accomplishments of outstanding..

Park walking paths to get face-lift

As part of the FitPHX program, the Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department will be enhancing walking paths at eight city parks, thanks to a..

New men’s business for frequent groomers

New men’s business for frequent groomers

Let’s face it—some men need a haircut and a facial trim more than just once a month. But frequent visits to the salon can put an..

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