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Sports bar opens in former Roscoes space

Sports bar opens in former Roscoes space

PHX Sports Grill, the Valley’s newest sports bar, has opened in central Phoenix. It’s located at 4531 N. 7th St., in the building that..

Local Boy Scouts ‘do a good turn’

Local Boy Scouts ‘do a good turn’

It’s been a busy fall for the young men of Boy Scout Troop 329, based in North Central Phoenix. The troop hosted a very special American..

Combining love of dogs and music

Combining love of dogs and music

Doggie in the Mirror, located at 4723 N. Central Ave., is having its grand opening on Nov. 11, beginning at 11 a.m. The shop will host a..

Learn to make perfect cocktails

Learn to make perfect cocktails

With the holiday season almost here, it’s time to learn how to make cocktails perfect to share with family and friends for all of your..

Service dogs trained, presented to soldiers

Service dogs trained, presented to soldiers

The Camelback High School Spartan Paws Club, which provides a service learning opportunity for students by working with service dogs in..

Mountain View Park garden re-launches

Mountain View Park garden re-launches

It was just four years ago that officials from the city of Phoenix, the Phoenix Parks Foundation, members of the community and more first..

Give a gift to the environment

Give a gift to the environment

Celebrate this year’s holiday season with friends and loved ones while supporting conservation and tree planting with the help of the..

Train in comfort of your home

Train in comfort of your home

Emily Daley, a Sunnyslope native, has been helping families train their dogs for more than 15 years. She serves the Phoenix pet owner..

Malkoon gets scholarship for food entrepreneurship

Malkoon gets scholarship for food entrepreneurship

Denise Malkoon of North Central Phoenix recently was awarded the Asparagus Club Scholarship ($2,000 for up to four semesters) through the..

Vegetarian, vegan options for brunch

Vegetarian, vegan options for brunch

Sunday brunch is a great way to celebrate the weekend. Now, there’s even more reason to celebrate with the addition of vegan and..

Phoenix Rotary 100 donates wheelchairs

Phoenix Rotary 100 donates wheelchairs

Phoenix Rotary 100 club has been participating in the funding and distribution of food and other needs to elders on the Navajo Reservation...

New park features ‘donor bricks’

New park features ‘donor bricks’

EDITOR’S NOTE: due to unforeseen circumstances, the groundbreaking was moved from Dec. 12 to Dec. 16. The article below has been..

Senior women need to plan more for future

Senior women need to plan more for future

The trends are clear: as women age the odds are they will be living alone, largely because of either divorce or widowhood. What may be less..

Alcohol-infused cupcakes liven up holiday gatherings

Alcohol-infused cupcakes liven up holiday gatherings

Take the work out of your holiday baking and give your guests something with a little extra kick with the help of High Spirited Cupcakes...

Holiday puppet show, puppet crafts for kids

Holiday puppet show, puppet crafts for kids

Children of all ages are invited to attend “Deer Santa,” a family-friendly romp about a very clumsy deer who has to take over for Santa..

Zookz adds seasonal sammys for brunch

Zookz adds seasonal sammys for brunch

Zookz Best Toasted Sandwiches ‘Round has added two seasonal sandwiches to its weekend brunch menu. The restaurant, located on the..

Group finds niche in community service

Group finds niche in community service

The inaugural year of the North Central Women’s League has been a busy one, and CEO Marianne Friedman says the nonprofit group is..

New digital service offers free support

New digital service offers free support

Cancer Support Community Arizona (CSCAZ) has formed a partnership with CanSurround, which is the first in Arizona to provide a free, 24/7..

Local doctor receives service award

Local doctor receives service award

North Central resident Dr. Robert Bohanske has received a 2017 Service Award From the Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards..

Lon’s hosts champagne dinner on Dec. 28

Lon’s hosts champagne dinner on Dec. 28

The Boulders’ Executive Chef Brian Archibald will join Lon’s Executive Chef Jeremy Pacheco for a multi-course year-end celebration..

Grant helps expand health services

Grant helps expand health services

Circle the City has received a $500,000 grant from The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation to help sustain and expand its mission of..

Young cat is a tiny bundle of purrrrrr

Young cat is a tiny bundle of purrrrrr

When the strikingly handsome Dafydd was found lying in the street by a Good Samaritan, the 6-month old kitten was immediately taken to the..

Easy Tai Chi, Quigong on Wednesday nights

Easy Tai Chi, Quigong on Wednesday nights

North Mountain Visitor Center hosts an ongoing Tai Chi Easy/Qigong class, 5:30-6:15 p.m. Wednesdays, taught by Sumr Soudi Breeze of Release..

Model train members hold open houses

Model train members hold open houses

Enjoy a rare opportunity to see working model trains running through the landscapes of two Phoenix homes during the Christmas Open House of..

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