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Open houses set for GUHSD schools

Open houses set for GUHSD schools

In August, the Glendale Union High School District will welcome the return of 15,000 students for the 2016-2017 school year. To set its..

Pop-up Dinners finds a permanent home

Pop-up Dinners finds a permanent home

Formerly Arizona Foodie Pop-up Dinners, Eatable has been introduced as the company’s new name to encompass the expansion of its event..

Central Kitchen hosts school supply drive

Central Kitchen hosts school supply drive

The Phoenix Ale Brewery Central Kitchen Central Kitchen, 5813 N. 7th St., and Huss Brewing Co. are partnering for a back-to-school drive..

Donate at AJ’s to save pets

Donate at AJ’s to save pets

As part of the Arizona Humane Society’s Summer to Save Lives Campaign, pet lovers who shop at AJ’s Fine Foods in August can make a..

Dogs barred from trails during extreme temps

Dogs barred from trails during extreme temps

The Phoenix Parks and Recreation Board has taken steps to protect pets on city hiking trails during high heat. The board on June 30..

Sunnyslope VFW Post bans smoking

Sunnyslope VFW Post bans smoking

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9400 in Sunnyslope has become the first Phoenix metro area VFW veteran club to alter its policy to ban all..

Bridge to Hope expands offerings

Bridge to Hope expands offerings

Festive balloons greeted guests, supporters and clients at The Bridge to Hope ministry, 1815 E. Missouri Avenue, Ste. 105, on June 4 as the..

Officer retires after 30 years on patrol

Officer retires after 30 years on patrol

After 31 years, three months and six days on the job as an officer with the Phoenix Police Department, Emma Nez turned in her badge and bid..

New technology offers protection

New technology offers protection

Two new web-based businesses are aiming to protect your personal information, as well as protect your children when they are in cyberspace...

New group meets for service, friendship

New group meets for service, friendship

The North Central Women’s League is a newly formed 501(c)(3) organization whose goal is to service this neighborhood through projects and..

Irvine receives tax award

Irvine receives tax award

Patrick Irvine, a director in Fennemore Craig’s Phoenix office, received the 2016 Henry Tom Outstanding Tax Attorney award. The award was..

Desert living doesn’t deter crew teams

Desert living doesn’t deter crew teams

Brophy and Xavier College Preparatory’s crew teams have never let the challenges of living in a hot desert climate with limited access to..

D28 seats have many contenders

D28 seats have many contenders

Three seats are up for grabs on Aug. 30 in Arizona’s District 28, and some of the candidates have very familiar faces. Arizona’s..

Root beer floats abound at eatery

Root beer floats abound at eatery

Celebrate National Root Beer Float Day on Saturday, Aug. 6, at TEXAZ Grill, where you can scoop up a gourmet root beer float for only $5...

Friedman offers Dry Needling

Friedman offers Dry Needling

Bobbie Friedman, PT, Cert. DN, has joined the team at CAS Physical Therapy, located at 4619 N. 24th St. Originally fro Maine and a graduate..

Big changes coming to Metrocenter area

Big changes coming to Metrocenter area

The Phoenix City Council has unanimously approved a Planned Unit Development (PUD) application for 130 acres in and around the iconic..

FilmBar adds more unique offerings

FilmBar adds more unique offerings

FilmBar is a beer/wine bar in the Roosevelt District that featuring food, craft beers and ciders, wines and a separate, sound-proofed room..

New sous chef joins Westin Downtown

New sous chef joins Westin Downtown

Allison Bird has joined The Westin Phoenix Downtown, 333 N. Central Ave., as sous chef for the hotel and its signature restaurant, Province..

Local letter carrier retires

Local letter carrier retires

Jeff Ginster has been a familiar face to many North Central residents for more than two decades. That’s because this friendly and..

Miracle Mile gets in on Sandwich Month

Miracle Mile gets in on Sandwich Month

Americans eat more than 300 million sandwiches every day—an amazing statistic since there are slightly more than 300 million Americans...

Jewel’s now open for expanded dinner

Jewel’s now open for expanded dinner

Jewel’s Bakery and Café last month debuted a new dinner menu. Although the new menu remains true to Jewel’s Bakery and Café’s roots..

A & E Briefs

A & E Briefs

First Fridays at the Heard: Native + You 6-10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 5 Heard Museum 2301 N. Central Ave. First Fridays, Native + You, or NU,..

Geordie’s Steak, mansion tours return

Geordie’s Steak, mansion tours return

Geordie’s Steak, the signature restaurant at the Wrigley Mansion Club, reopened on July 19 after its annual summer hiatus. Regular lunch,..

Cornbread sales aid local nonprofits

Cornbread sales aid local nonprofits

Z’Tejas Southwestern Grill recently donated $17,912 to the Military Assistance Mission in Arizona as part of its quarterly Cornbread for..

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