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Tovrea Castle tour tickets now available

Tovrea Castle tour tickets now available

Tour tickets for the historic Tovrea Castle at Carraro Heights are on sale now for the 2016 season. And while it may be hard to plan that..

Mini grants available for neighborhoods

Mini grants available for neighborhoods

If your neighborhood had $1,000, what would you create? Love Your Block Phoenix wants to know the answer. Beginning this fall, Love Your..

Free concerts at visitor center

Free concerts at visitor center

The Save Our Mountains Foundation hosts a “Music in the Mountains” concert event, Oct. 17-18 at the North Mountain Visitor Center,..

Locally roasted coffee expands

Locally roasted coffee expands

Café Esperanza, the coffee whose profits benefit Catholic Charities Community Services, Inc., has launched a new specialty ground coffee..

Former auto shop now a wine, beer, coffee bar

Former auto shop now a wine, beer, coffee bar

What do you get when you combine local craft beer, gourmet locally roasted coffee, locally sourced food and a former oil repair shop? You..

Holidays Festivals & Events

Holiday Festival at The Falls 5:30-8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 3 Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs 11111 N. 7th St. The resort’s Falls Water..

Build relationship between business and education

Build relationship between business and education

The Washington Elementary School District Business Advisory Team hosts its first meeting of the school year 9-11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 21 at..

Memorial garden grand opening

Memorial garden grand opening

The grand opening and dedication of the Loma Linda Blanche Duggan Memorial Garden will take place 10 a.m. Saturday, October 31, on the..

Phoenix Superstar Twirlers win again

Phoenix Superstar Twirlers win again

Thousands of baton twirlers gathered July 19-26 to compete in America’s Youth On Parade, baton twirling’s most prestigious event of the..

Pet of the Month: Sacha survived cancer, needs a second chance

Pet of the Month: Sacha survived cancer, needs a second chance

Sacha is an incredible boxer mix who is eager to please, well-mannered and friendly with everyone. Thanks to the lifesaving programs at the..

Art walk returns with new features

Art walk returns with new features

Regularly attendees at the twice-yearly Sunnyslope Art Walk will take note of some new features this fall, including a wine/beer garden and..

MAD Greens lets you customize your salads

MAD Greens lets you customize your salads

MAD Greens, a Colorado-based restaurant specializing in made-to-order salads, fresh-blended juices, paninis, wraps and soups, opened its..

Jazz & jambalaya pair at Southern Rail

Jazz & jambalaya pair at Southern Rail

The hustle and bustle of the week can finally wind down with the soothing sounds of live jazz music every Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. on..

The Clotherie updates website, clothing labels

The Clotherie updates website, clothing labels

The Valley’s most awarded men’s fashion boutique, The Clotherie, recently launched a revitalized look, all-new website and expanded..

Taking the hassle out of hobbying

Taking the hassle out of hobbying

Local entrepreneur Heidi Koffman and working mom Jennifer Racer, both North Central Phoenix residents, have launched The Hippie Hobby..

Shop on 19th Avenue, get a chance to win a TV

Significant progress is being made on the Northwest light rail extension between Bethany Home Road and Dunlap Avenue. All of the track on..

School district seeks local vendors

School district seeks local vendors

Phoenix Union High School District is hosting a Vendor/Buyer conference that will focus on a Local Vendor Outreach Program (LVOP), from 8..

Chiles spice things up at Z’Tejas

Chiles spice things up at Z’Tejas

Z’Tejas Southwestern Grill invites Valley residents to enjoy its 11th-annual Fall Fest using the seasonally grown favorite Hatch New..

Russell joins SBA business center

Russell joins SBA business center

Jeff Russell has joined the U.S. Bank Small Business Administration (SBA) Business Center located at 2222 E. Camelback Road, Suite 105. In..

Teachers seek help with funding projects

Teachers seek help with funding projects

It’s been a tough few years for teachers around the Valley who have faced ongoing financial cuts that have trickled down from the state..

‘Winemaker Dinners’ return to Biltmore

‘Winemaker Dinners’ return to Biltmore

The Arizona Biltmore’s “Winemaker Dinners” return for the 26th season, running through June 2016. Wright’s at The Biltmore is the..

New boutique helps make a home special

New boutique helps make a home special

North Central entrepreneur Lisa Conti is expanding her Floral Keepsakes business to include an eclectic boutique featuring vintage,..

Exhibit and events mark Irish uprising

Exhibit and events mark Irish uprising

In October, Phoenix joins much of the global community to celebrate the centennial of Ireland’s Easter Rebellion of 1916. The “1916..

MCC partners with Kaplan University

MCC partners with Kaplan University

Maricopa Community Colleges and Kaplan University (www.kaplan.com) announced a new partnership that is designed to help students throughout..

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