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Indoor cycling event aids cancer research

Indoor cycling event aids cancer research

The 7th Annual Cycle for the Cure, a 2-hour, heart-pumping indoor cycling event and festive fundraiser benefiting TGen’s cancer research,..

Jaxon is a mellow guy who loves naps

Jaxon is a mellow guy who loves naps

When you reach an age where spending the day napping sounds like good times, it’s clear you aren’t ready for a lot of change. Losing..

Budget surplus brings public suggestions

Budget surplus brings public suggestions

The city of Phoenix is in an unexpected position of having a budgetary surplus of about $1.9 million for the next fiscal year. City Manager..

Weekly Social Group for kids at Artplay

Weekly Social Group for kids at Artplay

Join Artplay Plus, 1130 E. Missouri Ave., Ste. 210, for its weekly social group that conveniently runs on Saturdays beginning at 9 a.m...

Third Thursdays in Melrose District

Third Thursdays in Melrose District

A popular evening shopping event is returning to the Melrose District as the “Third Thursday” expands to a monthly, instead of..

Local women perform story of friendship

Local women perform story of friendship

The 40-year friendship saga between five Valley women—three of them from North Central Phoenix—makes its world premiere stage..

Casa Añejo set to open by May 5

Casa Añejo set to open by May 5

With the goal of opening on Friday, May 5, (aka Cinco de Mayo), Casa Añejo Tacos and Tequila, 5602 N. 7th St., will serve an all-day menu..

Stump the expert, win a $250 prize

Stump the expert, win a $250 prize

The locally owned D.I.Y. pest control retailer, Bug & Weed Mart is challenging the public to try to stump its experts. The company,..

Mix and match your ingredients at Überrito

Mix and match your ingredients at Überrito

Überrito’s first Phoenix restaurant opened its doors March 23 at 4325 E. Indian School Road, Suite 150 in the Arcadia Gateway shopping..

Gino’s East now open in Phoenix

Gino’s East now open in Phoenix

The Original Gino’s East opened its first Arizona location in Phoenix last month. The Chicago-based restaurant is located at 3626 E...

Learn about happier neighborhoods

Learn about happier neighborhoods

Join Charles Montgomery, urbanist and author of “Happy City,” as he delivers an inspirational address focusing on helping the region..

What to do with aging golf courses

What to do with aging golf courses

“Adaptive Redevelopment: Can We Get Ahead of The Golf Ball?” will be the topic at the Arizona Association for Economic Development’s..

Pioneer Title opens new branch office

Pioneer Title opens new branch office

Pioneer Title Agency has opened its newest branch, located at 4645 N. 32nd St., Suite A110, which will focus on serving the..

Seniors in need of medical equipment

Seniors in need of medical equipment

The Foundation for Senior Living (FSL) operates the Kindness Closet inside St. Joseph’s Hospital, located at 350 W. Thomas Road. It..

Decker earns high marks from Century 21

Decker earns high marks from Century 21

Century 21 Real Estate LLC recently honored Kimberly Decker, sales associate with CENTURY 21 Arizona Foothills–North Central, with the..

Free programs on health issues

Free programs on health issues

The Sunnyslope Senior Center, 802 E. Vogel Ave., hosts several free programs this month on a variety of health topics. Learn what foods are..

Competition and regular dance offered at studio

Competition and regular dance offered at studio

Gravity & Grace, a new dance studio for competition dancers as well as recreational dancers, recently opened at 9838 N. 19th Ave.,..

Become a reading tutor for students

Become a reading tutor for students

In 2015, only 30 percent of Arizona’s fourth grade students were reading proficiently. AARP Experience Corps, in partnership with Read On..

Claus named partner at Morris Trust PLLC

Claus named partner at Morris Trust PLLC

Andrea L. Claus has been named partner at the law firm of Morris Hall, PLLC (MH), the largest estate planning law firm in Arizona. Their..

Bearden joins Inman & Sons

Bearden joins Inman & Sons

Jimmy Bearden recently joined the team at Inman & Sons Auto and Truck Center as service manager, bringing his 21 years of experience in..

Summer ‘Supercamp’ at Arizona Sunrays

Summer ‘Supercamp’ at Arizona Sunrays

Now that summer vacation is here, the Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics and Dance Center, 3110 E. Thunderbird Road, will host its fun-filled..

Open Houses set for Hubbard Sports Camp

Open Houses set for Hubbard Sports Camp

Hubbard Sports Camp will host an informative Open House at its summer day camp location at Sunnyslope High School, 35 W. Dunlap Ave. from..

Local teens compete in gymnastics event

Local teens compete in gymnastics event

North Central teens Cassie Stevens, 15, and Quinn Smith, 14, both members of the Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics & Dance Center in Phoenix,..

Local nurse honored for care, compassion

Local nurse honored for care, compassion

A North Central Phoenix resident working as a nurse at Dignity Health St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center, Jessie Vold, R.N., was..

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