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Two businesses turn to crowdfunding for help

Two businesses turn to crowdfunding for help

Editor’s note: see UPDATE at the bottom of this story. Two longtime Valley businesses are using a crowdfunding website to bring in..

Garden offers spring plants for sale

Garden offers spring plants for sale

The Desert Botanical Garden Plant Sale is a one-stop shopping experience featuring the largest variety of arid-adapted plants available in..

Free stroke seminar at Phoenix Baptist

Free stroke seminar at Phoenix Baptist

Abrazo Health’s Phoenix Baptist Hospital presents a free stroke awareness seminar and free health screenings on Thursday, March 12. The..

Outdoor festivals and family events

Outdoor festivals and family events

The weather is heating up and so are the outdoor events in Phoenix. Check out these events coming up in March: 24th Annual Blues Blast 11..

Farmers market adds a weekday

Farmers market adds a weekday

Starting last month, Uptown Farmers Market launched the Uptown Wednesday Market, featuring the iconic McClendon’s Select Farm and Noble..

AHS offers new dog training classes

AHS offers new dog training classes

The Arizona Humane Society (AHS), along with AHS’ Behavior Team, last month launched a series of public dog training classes. The dog..

Bring your princes, princesses to dine

Bring your princes, princesses to dine

On Family Night, Tuesday, March 10, The Market by Jennifer’s Restaurant + Bar is inviting all little Cinderellas and Prince Charmings to..

North Central beauty up for sale … again

North Central beauty up for sale … again

When Chris and Katinka Bryson saw the home at 7110 N. Central Ave. was for sale, they couldn’t resist the lure of both a good..

ARCHKids Program gets brand new space

ARCHKids Program gets brand new space

The Arizona Recreation Center for the Handicapped (ARCH) recently kicked off construction on a dedicated space for its ARCHKids program..

Madison Bash set for March 7

Madison Bash set for March 7

Presented by the Madison Education Foundation, the third-annual Madison Bash will be held from 12 to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 7 on the campus..

M7 Street Fair returns after hiatus

M7 Street Fair returns after hiatus

The M7 Street Fair returns this year, after taking a year off, with the familiar Chester’s Classic Car Show and food vendors, as well as..

Learn more about AZ’s national parks, forests

Learn more about AZ’s national parks, forests

Join the Pueblo Grande Museum Auxiliary and author Robin Pinto on Wednesday, March 4 at 7:30 p.m. for her lecture on “Arizona’s..

Hubert welcomed as new lead pastor

Hubert welcomed as new lead pastor

North Central resident Agustin Hubert on Jan. 11 was installed as lead pastor of the RCA (Reformed Church of America) Longview Community..

Get free legal advice from law students

Get free legal advice from law students

Arizona Summit Law School hosts a free Community Legal Aid Day, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday, March 13, at the school, located at 1 N. Central..

Free tax filing help for lower incomes

Free tax filing help for lower incomes

The city of Phoenix Human Services Department has launched its Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) campaign to help low- and moderate-income..

Arizona PBS celebrates Women’s History Month

Arizona PBS celebrates Women’s History Month

Eight, Arizona PBS will honor Women’s History Month with a new lineup of programming highlighting influential women in history, beginning..

New eatery walks on the ‘wild’ side

New eatery walks on the ‘wild’ side

Carnivores and “foodies” alike have a new reason to dine out in Phoenix, with last fall’s opening of Wild Game Grill. The niche..

Use Spring Training stub for free appetizer

Use Spring Training stub for free appetizer

Spinato’s Pizzeria, the family owned Chicago-style local pizza chain, is giving away free appetizers to anyone who brings in any Spring..

Tillman joins resort as executive chef

Tillman joins resort as executive chef

Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak has appointed Rebecca Tillman as executive chef at the all-suite resort. With an approach to food that is simple,..

School Briefs

School Briefs

Glendale Union High School District WHS gets Gold, named a ‘Beat the Odds’ school A North Central high school with a..

The Refuge adds new food, drink selections

The Refuge adds new food, drink selections

The Refuge, a café located in the Melrose District at 4727 N. 7th Ave., is expanding its food selection for each meal of the day...

Tasty wings compete for ‘Sauce Boss’

Tasty wings compete for ‘Sauce Boss’

Half Moon Windy City Sports Grill is once again seeking the Valley’s best home chefs to share their wing sauce recipes and compete for a..

Vocal group seeks help for NYC trip

Vocal group seeks help for NYC trip

The 17-member Vocal Ensemble from Sunnyslope High School is gearing up for the trip of a lifetime this month, and is seeking the..

New dining deals at Urban Taco

New dining deals at Urban Taco

With gourmet tacos and a bevy of signature, house-made salsas, Urban Taco at 6522 N. 16th St. has become a favorite dining spot in the..

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