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Hula’s reaches goal with Mahalo Mondays

Hula’s reaches goal with Mahalo Mondays

When Hula’s Modern Tiki restaurant first launched its Mahalo Mondays program in early 2010, the idea was to “do something positive for..

Phoenix Boys Choir offers free workshop

Phoenix Boys Choir offers free workshop

The Phoenix Boys Choir’ free music workshop returns Saturday, Feb. 14, with a special theme spotlighting Black History Month and..

‘Magic Flute’ special events at kids museum

‘Magic Flute’ special events at kids museum

In anticipation of the Phoenix production of “The Magic Flute,” Arizona Opera and the Children’s Museum of Phoenix have partnered..

Exercise in the studio, at home

Exercise in the studio, at home

Kinesphere Center for Movement Education offers refreshing movement/exercise options in the studio, or from the comfort of your own home...

Silvana’s ‘Barrios’ get fresh makeovers

Silvana’s ‘Barrios’ get fresh makeovers

Phoenix restaurateur and chef Silvana Salcido Esparza has brought her popular “barrio” eatery to the North Central community, with the..

Prom Fair provides low-cost dresses

Prom Fair provides low-cost dresses

Hosted by Metrocenter mall and organized by nonprofit group Fairy Godmothers of AZ, the third-annual Metrocenter Prom Fair is set for..

Shelter dogs get a walk on bridle path

Shelter dogs get a walk on bridle path

Many North Central residents often can be found enjoying the season’s perfect outdoor weather on the historic Murphy Bridle Path, which..

Special hair class at Hair Again

Special hair class at Hair Again

Hair Again offers a fun, hands-on class from 5-7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 13. Bring in a friend, daughter or mother to learn and share during..

Shamrock opens warehouse concept

Shamrock opens warehouse concept

Shamrock Foods, one of the top-10 foodservice distributors nationwide, is expanding its business model by introducing the Shamrock..

Hoop Dance contest returns to Heard

Hoop Dance contest returns to Heard

The Heard Museum World Championship Hoop Dance Contest combines artistry, athleticism and cultural traditions to create a unique..

Mexican art featured in annual home tour

Mexican art featured in annual home tour

The doors to four Phoenix homes will be opened to the public as part of the Friends of Mexican Art’s annual Home Tour and Mexican Mercado..

School Briefs

School Briefs

Osborn Elementary School District Phoenix K9 handlers visit with special kids Phoenix K9 handlers and search dogs recently had a date with..

A mix of styles in Willo Home Tour

A mix of styles in Willo Home Tour

The Willo Historic District Annual Home Tour will take place 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 8. Willo is between Thomas and McDowell..

Progrexion donates to families in need

Progrexion donates to families in need

Progrexion, a company dedicated to ensuring fair and accurate consumer credit reports, recently presented a check for more than $10,000 as..

NMBA hosts first meeting of 2015

NMBA hosts first meeting of 2015

The North Mountain Business Alliance (NMBA) invites local business owners and community activists to attend its next meeting, set for 11:30..

Sogetsu Ikebana class at downtown garden

Sogetsu Ikebana class at downtown garden

Ikebana, the art of Japanese flower arrangement, is subtle, sensitive, sophisticated, and meditative. A Sogetsu Ikebana class, taught by..

Newly revamped spa offers holiday specials

Newly revamped spa offers holiday specials

An imaginative new spa has emerged at the Arizona Biltmore Resort following a complete makeover that has revamped and repositioned every..

New product helps prevent hair breakage

New product helps prevent hair breakage

A new product to enter the hair care arena is being offered in Phoenix by Salon Estique, 40 E. Camelback Road, Ste. 105, in the Uptown..

Gonzales joins RepublicBankAz

Gonzales joins RepublicBankAz

Franchesca Gonzales has joined RepublicBankAz as Business Development Officer. She will be responsible for providing commercial financing..

Free wood-turning demonstration day

Free wood-turning demonstration day

Rockler Woodworking and Hardware has partnered with internationally renowned Robert Sorby Tools of England, to present a unique..

DeLong joins local law firm

DeLong joins local law firm

Blake DeLong has joined the Phoenix law firm of Jaburg Wilk as a partner, bringing his knowledge and expertise of insurance coverage and..

‘Fine Art in the Garden’ returns to Shemer

‘Fine Art in the Garden’ returns to Shemer

The 49th Annual Fine Art in the Garden festival returns to the Shemer Art Center, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, March 21. This spring tradition..

‘Carnival de Coronado’ home tour, street fair

‘Carnival de Coronado’ home tour, street fair

The 28th Annual Coronado Home and Garden Tour is set for 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, March 1, and includes a street fair and car show. Located..

Wine event returns to garden setting

Wine event returns to garden setting

Desert Botanical Garden’s Corks & Cactus returns as a two-day festival, Feb. 21-22 from 1 to 5 p.m. Guests can sample a variety of..

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