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Simis team places 14th in world finals

Simis team places 14th in world finals

Carson Bilger’s third-grade Odyssey of the Mind team from Madison Simis competed in the Odyssey of the Mind (OM) World Finals at Michigan..

Bike racks add to Melrose improvements

Bike racks add to Melrose improvements

New bikes racks are popping up in front of businesses in the trendy Melrose District, thanks to a partnership between the city of Phoenix..

Comedy show benefits animal rescue groups

Comedy show benefits animal rescue groups

Pet rescue organizations from across the Valley will unite on July 11 for the Third Annual Dog Days of Summer Benefit Comedy Show,..

Miracle Mile moves to stand-alone building

Miracle Mile moves to stand-alone building

Miracle Mile Deli, a staple in the Valley for 66 years, last month moved from its longtime home in the Camelback Colonnade Mall to its..

Bring in a lifeguard for home pool party

Bring in a lifeguard for home pool party

If you are planning a pool party at your home and are worried about who will be watching the kids, Lifeguard for Hire can take some of that..

Local woman named ‘Mom Entrepreneur’ of Year

Local woman named ‘Mom Entrepreneur’ of Year

North Central resident and business owner Heather Sayers Lehman was named the Mom Entrepreneur of the Year by the Mom-e Club during its 6th..

Visually impaired teens hike the Grand Canyon

Visually impaired teens hike the Grand Canyon

Twelve visually impaired teens from the Foundation for Blind Children (FBC) recently experienced the ultimate outdoor adventure, which..

Pet of the Month: Basset mix is a happy pup

Pet of the Month: Basset mix is a happy pup

Although Cubbie may look like he’s sad with his mopey Basset hound expression, he is one happy dog. The mellow 8-year-old mixed breed is..

Help the homeless, elderly this summer

Help the homeless, elderly this summer

Scorching temperatures are a health hazard to the Valley’s homeless and elderly shut-ins, and one nonprofit organization is mobilizing to..

Five ways to aid stray kittens

Five ways to aid stray kittens

“I have found a litter of kittens. What do I do?” It is a question that gets asked hundreds of times throughout kitten season. Sadly,..

Elections for mayor, District 3 council seat

Elections for mayor, District 3 council seat

The city of Phoenix will hold elections for mayor and Council District 3, as well as two ballot propositions, on Aug. 25. District 3..

Tune up and get primal

Tune up and get primal

Kinesphere Center for Movement Education offers Yoga Tune-Up® Be Hip with Isabelle Barter, 1-2:30 p.m. Saturday, July 25. Learn a simple,..

New store seeks estate items to buy

New store seeks estate items to buy

Longtime Valley resident and businesswoman Nancy Mata is opening a new shop this fall and hopes to get a peek into your garages and storage..

Lonier joins team at local dentist office

Lonier joins team at local dentist office

Dr. Matthew Lonier has joined the team at North Central Family Dentistry, 5225 N. Central Ave., Ste. 102. Lonier graduated from Michigan..

Metro chamber hosts networking lunch

Metro chamber hosts networking lunch

The Phoenix Metro Chamber of Commerce (PMCC) hosts a “Leads Over Lunch” Networking event 12-1:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 8, at Z’Tejas..

Shop, get deals during Independents Week

Shop, get deals during Independents Week

In recognition of National Independents Week, Local First Arizona will honor locally owned and independent businesses across the state from..

Luxury home lots start at $1.5 million

Luxury home lots start at $1.5 million

Crown Canyon, an enclave of 10 custom home sites situated between Paradise Valley and The Arizona Biltmore, is currently accepting..

Carrell holding two presidencies at same time

Carrell holding two presidencies at same time

Lifelong North Central Phoenix resident Tyler J. Carrell has begun serving his yearlong term as president of the State Bar of Arizona Young..

Shopping center thriving in Sunnyslope

Shopping center thriving in Sunnyslope

Store manager TJ Arthur shows customer Ruth Soscia some of the summer items that are featured in the Sunnyslope store.

Law aims to ease timing of refills

Law aims to ease timing of refills

Guy Anderson, 49, is on 11 medications for chronic back pain, among other ailments. He typically has to make multiple trips to the..

A & E Briefs

A & E Briefs

‘El Amor de Frida’ Exhibition 6:30-8 p.m. Friday, July 3 Burton Barr Central Library, Second Floor 1221 N. Central Ave. More than 15..

Flavorful food is family affair

Flavorful food is family affair

About three years ago, the Deligiannis family moved into the North Central Phoenix neighborhood. By that time they had already racked up a..

‘Rising stars’ perform at The Nash

‘Rising stars’ perform at The Nash

The Nash, 110 E. Roosevelt St., announces its “Catch A Rising Star” Summer Concert Series featuring performances by young Arizona jazz..

IMS Orthopedics relocates office

IMS Orthopedics relocates office

IMS Orthopedics North Mountain has closed up shop in Sunnyslope and moved to combine with its Paradise Valley location at 4550 E. Bell..

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