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Fry’s expansion now underway

Fry’s expansion now underway

The Fry’s Food Store located at RED Development’s Camelback Colonnade property, 20th Street & Highland Avenue, began an expansion..

Herberger seeks volunteer ushers

Herberger seeks volunteer ushers

The Herberger Theater Center (HTC) is recruiting volunteers to join its cast of ushers. The HTC depends on volunteer ushers to welcome and..

Opportunities abound for aiding local youth

Opportunities abound for aiding local youth

The new year is always a good time to set goals for the future, perhaps including becoming more involved in your own community. North..

Community food drive aids St. Mary’s

Community food drive aids St. Mary’s

The Washington Elementary School District will host a Community Food Drive from Feb. 16 through Feb. 26 to benefit the St. Mary’s Food..

Changes planned for 3rd Street lanes

Changes planned for 3rd Street lanes

The city of Phoenix Street Transportation Department seeks input from the community to help improve traffic circulation and mobility for..

Sports Hall of Fame inducts first members

Sports Hall of Fame inducts first members

The first Phoenix Union High School District Sports Hall of Fame Dinner and Induction Ceremony, held Dec. 17, was a big success, with..

SciTech Festival event offers fun for families

SciTech Festival event offers fun for families

The 2nd Annual North Valley STEM (Science|Technology|Engineering| Mathematics) Celebration will take place 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 20..

Transforming yard to collect rainwater

Transforming yard to collect rainwater

When Deborah Tosline bought her mid-century home in Sunnyslope, she turned off the sprinkler system that provided the lifeline to the green..

Submit your best wing sauce recipe

Submit your best wing sauce recipe

Half Moon Windy City Sports Grill, 2121 E. Highland Ave., is looking for the Valley’s best home chefs to share their wing sauce recipes..

Pita Jungle opens in uptown Phoenix

Pita Jungle opens in uptown Phoenix

Locally owned and operated restaurant group, Pita Jungle, opened its newest location in uptown Phoenix on Jan. 18. This restaurant, located..

Local programs offer travel abroad options

Local programs offer travel abroad options

Elephant Crossing in Thornybush Game Reserve, South Africa provides fantastic animal spotting for the Caris and Carlton families.

Kids have a new space at ARCH

Kids have a new space at ARCH

The Arizona Recreation Center for the Handicapped (ARCH) on Jan. 15 celebrated the grand opening of its new Diamondbacks Den, a space..

Town Hall and business expo

Town Hall and business expo

The Phoenix Metro Chamber of Commerce hosts its first Town Hall & Trade Show Meeting, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Feb. 11 at the Embassy Suites,..

MAD Greens benefits PCH with Soleri Salad

MAD Greens benefits PCH with Soleri Salad

MAD Greens has partnered with Phoenix Children’s Hospital to donate $1 from every seasonal Soleri salad sold from Feb. 1-March 1. The new..

Shopping center changes hands

Shopping center changes hands

The Park Lee Shopping Center, located at 17th Avenue and Camelback Road, recently was purchased for $9.5 million by a subsidiary company..

New exhibit reflects on Arizona service members

New exhibit reflects on Arizona service members

“Remembering Our Fallen” is a memorial exhibit with personal photos and mementos of Arizona service members who have perished since..

Fat Tuesday rolls in, seasonal eats roll out

Fat Tuesday rolls in, seasonal eats roll out

Southern Rail, 300 W. Camelback Road, will bring a little bit of NOLA to PHX this Fat Tuesday, Feb. 9. Mardi Gras merry-making on Feb. 9..

Peckham to open vocational center

Peckham to open vocational center

Peckham Inc., based in Lansing, Mich., recently signed a three-year lease within Metro North Corporate Park located at 13450 N. Black..

Mattoni explores wines of Umbria

Mattoni explores wines of Umbria

Join First Draft Book Bar, 300 W. Camelback Road, when wine expert Lorenzo Mattoni leads a lively discussion and tasting of wines of..

Vegan Food Fest brings unique eats

Vegan Food Fest brings unique eats

Davisson Entertainment presents Phoenix’s very first PHX Vegan Food Festival at the Phoenix Theatre campus, 100 E. McDowell Road. The..

New owners plan renovation

New owners plan renovation

Clarendon Place, located at 300 W. Clarendon Ave., sold to California-based investor Brentwood Mortgage Rose Plaza/MKN for $9.37 million...

Hero Awards honors local dogs, ‘Dr. Kit’

Hero Awards honors local dogs, ‘Dr. Kit’

Friends of Animal Care and Control, an organization that strives to end euthanasia of dogs and cats in Maricopa County, will honor the..

Many celebrations in Feb. at 13 North

Many celebrations in Feb. at 13 North

Thirteenorth Bar & Grille, the neighborhood restaurant located at 1301 E. Northern Ave., is celebrating its fifth year in business this..

Free lecture looks at history of Vespa

Free lecture looks at history of Vespa

Learn about the Vespa and what made it cool during a free lecture at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, at the Phoenix Art Museum, 1625 N. Central..

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