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Recycle your NOOK at the library

Recycle your NOOK at the library

Phoenix Public Library wants your gently used NOOK e-reader! Keep your NOOK out of the landfill and support e-reader literacy by donating..

Sign up now for local summer camps

Sign up now for local summer camps

The summer break is fast approaching, and sign-ups for summer camp programs are already in full swing. Below are just a few of the options..

To Your Health: tPA a brain saver, but too few get it

To Your Health: tPA a brain saver, but too few get it

Every 40 seconds, an American has a stroke. It happens when a blood vessel that carries oxygen and nutrients to the brain either bursts,..

New hospital technology reduces radiation

New hospital technology reduces radiation

John C. Lincoln North Mountain Hospital is the first in Arizona, and only one of eight hospitals in the United States, to reduce or..

Bridge to Hope honors first graduate

Bridge to Hope honors first graduate

Festive balloons adorned the purple-draped tables as people of all ages slowly filed into the church auditorium on the night of April 3...

Intro classes on Tai Chi, meditation

Intro classes on Tai Chi, meditation

Desert Song Healing Arts Center, 3232 N. 20th St., hosts two intro classes this month to help you on your way to a healthier and more..

Never too old to support recycling

Never too old to support recycling

It’s never too late in life to dedicate time and passion to a project that affects the planet in a positive way. In fact, a group of..

Know your rights for legal guardianships

Know your rights for legal guardianships

Do you know whether you need to be the legal guardian of your grandchildren? Duet can help answer that question in a special Guardianship..

Summer storytelling at Pueblo Grande

Summer storytelling at Pueblo Grande

Arizona Authors Summer Time Storytelling keeps kids reading every Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon starting May 31 through June 28 at Pueblo..

Sign up now for summer music

Sign up now for summer music

Prelude piano classes for young musicians, ages 3 through 1st grade, are offered in June and July at Music Works Academy (MWA), 302 W...

Family turns passion for traveling into TV show

Family turns passion for traveling into TV show

Summer vacations for families typically means heading to the nearest theme park, beach or campground. Yet, one North Central family is..

Open houses held for sports camps

Open houses held for sports camps

Hubbard Sports Camp will host informative, free open houses at two of its day camp locations, from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, May 4. The open..

City budget woes pose tough choices

City budget woes pose tough choices

The city of Phoenix is once again facing a budget shortfall, though not as steep as the record $270 million deficit it struggled with in..

Early Head Start now enrolling

The city of Phoenix Human Services Department Early Head Start and Head Start programs are recruiting children for the 2014-15 school year...

Clean weeds from common areas

Clean weeds from common areas

Spring is a beautiful season in Phoenix. April rain can bring May flowers, but with the flowers come the unsightly weeds. Weeds can be one..

Z’Tejas unveils spring menu

Z’Tejas unveils spring menu

Z’Tejas Southwestern Grill, 16th Street and Bethany Home Road, is now offering its spring menu, featuring an array of innovative..

Calif. drought means higher produce prices

Calif. drought means higher produce prices

With California experiencing one of its worst droughts on record, grocery shoppers across the country can expect to see a short supply of..

Why not pizza on Cinco de Mayo?

Why not pizza on Cinco de Mayo?

This Cinco de Mayo, Fired Pie, 3110 N. Central Ave. in the Park Central Mall, is offering its Spicy Southwest Pizza for just $5 on Monday,..

New TV segment highlights local eateries

New TV segment highlights local eateries

Great Food Good Neighbors (GFGN), a new television show highlighting local restaurants and business in Arizona, began airing earlier this..

Two vintage stores open in north Phoenix

Two vintage stores open in north Phoenix

If you’re looking to add a little vintage chic to your wardrobe or your home décor, you now have two new places to hunt for those..

Clever Koi adds new ‘share’ menu

Clever Koi adds new ‘share’ menu

Last month The Clever Koi launched its new Monday through Wednesday share menu called “It Takes Two.” For $30, two guests choose two..

Family turns passion for traveling into TV show

Enjoying a spectacular sunset at the Madikwe Game Reserve in South Africa are the members of the globe-trotting Simmons family, clockwise..

Smarty Pants hosts food, toiletry drive

Smarty Pants hosts food, toiletry drive

Smarty Pants Consignment, 3138 E. Indian School Road, is celebrating its 5-year anniversary by hosting a food and toiletry drive for..

Classy Kitchen hosts variety of classes

Classy Kitchen hosts variety of classes

North Central consignment store The Classy Kitchen will begin showcasing some of the Valley’s top talent this month in a BYOB setting..

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