North Central News

Monthly Archives

Teen takes summer trip to the arctic

Teen takes summer trip to the arctic

North Central teen Max Schweiger spent part of his summer traveling, but unlike many of his fellow students taking vacations away from the..

Learn whether homeopathy can help what ails you

Learn whether homeopathy can help what ails you

Ben Ta’ati, certified Homeopath of 20 years, has a private practice in North Central Phoenix that caters to adults and children..

Free joint pain screening on Sept. 27

Free joint pain screening on Sept. 27

A free orthopedic screening for people with joint pain will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, on the HonorHealth John C. Lincoln..

Find the system that works for you

Find the system that works for you

Are you interested in improving your movement and well being but don’t know where to start? Kinesphere Center for Movement Education..

Two free programs geared to seniors

Two free programs geared to seniors

The public is invited to a series of free information sessions held at Aldersgate UMC, 3530 N. 32nd St. The first is “Scams, ID Theft and..

Senior VIPs host event at rehab center

Senior VIPs host event at rehab center

The Sunnyslope VIP (Volunteerism Initiative Program) will host a community service project at North Mountain Rehab Center, 9155 N. 3rd St.,..

Senior Safety Fair at Devonshire Center

Senior Safety Fair at Devonshire Center

Many city of Phoenix departments have joined forces to plan the annual Senior Safety Fair, set for 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9, at..

Free programs look at nutrition, driving

Free programs look at nutrition, driving

The Sunnyslope Senior Center, 802 E. Vogel Ave., hosts two free programs presented by HonorHealth this month.     The first, a focus on..

Finding hope while coping with stress

Finding hope while coping with stress

Duet invites local caregivers of loved ones to attend a special symposium, “How to Find Hope While Coping With Stress and Grief,” 9..

Two fun workshops just for creative kids

Two fun workshops just for creative kids

Kelly Scott, a Washington School District art teacher and Madison Simis/Meadows alumna, leads a Cursive Workshop for children of all ages,..

Time to finally pen that kids’ book

Time to finally pen that kids’ book

Do you have a great children’s book manuscript that you’d like to share with the world? Southwest Human Development, as part of its..

October ‘Supercamp’ at Arizona Sunrays

October ‘Supercamp’ at Arizona Sunrays

There are several days in October when many schools will not be in session so the Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics & Dance Center will offer..

Local twirlers bring home 49 medals

Local twirlers bring home 49 medals

Prior to the start of the 2016 Olympics, Arizona’s youth were competing at the 71st Annual America’s Youth on Parade (AYOP) Baton..

Free admission at Heard on Sept. 25

Free admission at Heard on Sept. 25

The Heard Museum is one cool place for families to be this month. From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 25, the Heard will offer free..

Volunteer tutors sought for program

Volunteer tutors sought for program

As children settle in to their new school year, volunteer tutors are needed to help them finish out the year successfully. The OASIS..

Vendors sought for holiday and craft fair

Vendors sought for holiday and craft fair

Crossroads United Methodist Church, 7901 N. Central Ave., will host its annual Holiday Bazaar & Craft Fair from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m...

Sign up to participate in G.A.I.N. Day

Sign up to participate in G.A.I.N. Day

Neighbors looking to build connections and camaraderie, or perhaps form a Neighborhood Block Watch, are invited to register for G.A.I.N...

Sign up for adult softball leagues

Sign up for adult softball leagues

The City of Phoenix will start online registration for its fall adult softball leagues on Sept. 6 at 6:30 p.m. Rose Mofford Sports Complex..

Shoe event aids Florence Crittenton

Shoe event aids Florence Crittenton

Florence Crittenton’s eighth-annual Heels for Healing is set for Saturday, Sept. 24, when new and like-new designer heels and handbags..

ServePets marks first year anniversary

ServePets marks first year anniversary

ServePets, started by retired veterinarian Dr. Gabor Vajda one year ago at 2605 W. Northern Ave., is marking its first anniversary with a..

Purtzer brothers recall heyday of Sunnyslope

Purtzer brothers recall heyday of Sunnyslope

The Sunnyslope Historical Society hosts its Fall Opening Event 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1 at the Sunnyslope Historical Museum, 737 E...

Muffin ready to be loved, pampered

Muffin ready to be loved, pampered

The pug has a dignity that would fit into the lifestyle of royalty but Muffin was left starving and overheated while fending for herself on..

Man finds new calling on trip to Guatemala

Man finds new calling on trip to Guatemala

Terry Stines turned 70 on July 11 of this year and a week later had his first day “back to school.” The longtime North Central..

Local dog trainer pet-training services

Local dog trainer pet-training services

Barbara Nagy of Patience Unlimited offers her pet-training services at ServePets, a multi-service pet facility located at 2605 W. Northern..

Our Advertisers