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Free class offers basic car care tips

Free class offers basic car care tips

Shahe “Shawn” Koulloukian, owner of MAZVO Auto Car Care Center on 7th Street south of Highland, is offering a free auto care class..

How to grow fruit trees in the desert

How to grow fruit trees in the desert

The 18th Annual Urban Farm Fruit Tree Education Program is taking root in the Valley of the Sun. The kick-off to the fall program is 8:30..

Burton Barr Library closed to June 2018

Burton Barr Library closed to June 2018

EDITOR’S NOTE: Phoenix Public Library is adding Sunday hours effective Sept. 10 to the following locations, which will now be open..

New Senior Chorus begins Oct. 19

New Senior Chorus begins Oct. 19

Jewish Family & Children’s Service is offering a new and expanded session of Creative Aging classes for the fall. Creative Aging is a..

Volunteer tutors sought for schools

Volunteer tutors sought for schools

A local tutoring program is seeking Phoenix adults to go back to school and donate their time to make a significant impact on early..

Preschool opens new location

Preschool opens new location

For more than 10 years, Phoenix Preparatory Preschool & Child Care has educated infants to 5 year olds, with an academic curriculum..

Apply now for project mini-grants

Apply now for project mini-grants

City neighborhood leaders who have projects that need some funds to complete, be advised: the city of Phoenix’s Love Your Block grant..

Sign ups begin Sept. 5 for fall softball leagues

Sign ups begin Sept. 5 for fall softball leagues

Looking for a fun family or work team-building activity? Want to get some exercise in the cooling outdoor fall weather? The city of Phoenix..

‘Good Samaritan’ law now in effect in AZ

‘Good Samaritan’ law now in effect in AZ

Earlier this year, the Arizona Legislature supported Arizona’s leading animal-welfare organizations and passed a bill that aims to end..

Shopping extravaganza aids young women

Shopping extravaganza aids young women

Florence Crittenton’s upscale resale store, Flo’s on 7th, presents its 9th Annual Heels for Healing and Diva Dash on Saturday, Sept...

Bonded pair need to stay together

Bonded pair need to stay together

Panda and Sweet Bee are two lifelong friends, but when their owner had to move, the two found themselves sharing a kennel at the Arizona..

NCPHA holds annual meeting

NCPHA holds annual meeting

The North Central Phoenix Homeowners Association’s Annual Meeting is set for 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 28, at All Saints’ Episcopal..

Unique furniture store named a ‘Retail Star’

Unique furniture store named a ‘Retail Star’

Home furnishings and design source Urban Southwest, 1016 E. Camelback Road, has been named one of Home Accents Today’s 50 Retail Stars..

Hospice care seeks volunteers

Hospice care seeks volunteers

Wings of Hope Hospice, 11022 N. 28th Drive, Ste. 205, seeks warm and compassionate individuals who would like an opportunity to make a..

SVA returns after unexpected hiatus

SVA returns after unexpected hiatus

After a rocky couple of years, the Sunnyslope Village Alliance—which many people thought had disbanded—is now gearing up again, with..

Smith named VP at Landmark Title

Smith named VP at Landmark Title

Landmark Title Assurance Agency, 2555 E. Camelback Road, Suite 275, recently hired Kristi Smith to fill the position of vice president. In..

Girl Scouts needs more troop leaders

Girl Scouts needs more troop leaders

The Girl Scouts–Arizona Cactus-Pine Council (GSACPC) recently opened The Bob & Renee Parsons Leadership Center for Girls & Women..

Kelly Clark Automotive named a Top Shop–again

Kelly Clark Automotive named a Top Shop–again

The top repair shops in AAA Arizona’s Approved Auto Repair (AAR) program have been revealed. Now in its 16th year, 30 Arizona repair..

Get your female cat fixed for $20

Get your female cat fixed for $20

In celebration of Labor Day, Altered Tails, Arizona’s largest nonprofit spay/neuter clinic, is kicking off its “Prevent Labor Day..

French Bee moves to 7th Street corridor

French Bee moves to 7th Street corridor

The French Bee, a home décor and permanent botanicals store, has moved uptown. “Making the move from the Biltmore area to 7th Street..

Furry Friends Fine Arts Festival set for Sept. 16

Furry Friends Fine Arts Festival set for Sept. 16

A large selection of Valley artists will showcase animal-themed works at the Furry Friends Fine Arts Festival, set for 8 a.m.-2 p.m...

Company lauded for wellness program

Company lauded for wellness program

Cigna has selected Alliance Residential Company, 2525 E. Camelback Road, Ste. 500, as a winner of the fourth-annual Cigna Well-Being Award..

Free nail trim at Puff & Fluff

Free nail trim at Puff & Fluff

Everyone loves a pedicure, and the grooming experts at Puff & Fluff want to help keep your pup’s nails all trimmed up. Come by the..

Cheney lauded for professionalism

Cheney lauded for professionalism

Rebecca Cheney of North Central Phoenix was among those honored by Southwest Behavioral & Health Services with its 2016 Employee of the..

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