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BBB names winners for Torch Awards for Ethics

BBB names winners for Torch Awards for Ethics

The Better Business Bureau serving Central, Northern and Western Arizona (BBB) on May 15 announced the five Arizona companies selected as..

Variety of materials reflect AZ history

Variety of materials reflect AZ history

The Arizona Memory Project has expanded with three new collections of digital federal materials from the State of Arizona Research Library..

Moonlight yoga at Mountain Shadows

Moonlight yoga at Mountain Shadows

Mountain Shadows Resort, 5445 E. Lincoln Drive, hosts Moonlight Yoga 8 p.m. Sunday, May 20. Atop the resort’s stunning Camelback Overlook..

Proposal to reduce lanes on Osborn Rd.

Proposal to reduce lanes on Osborn Rd.

The city of Phoenix Street Transportation Department invites the public to attend an open house meeting to discuss proposed safety..

Portela surprised with Spirit of Cotton Award

Portela surprised with Spirit of Cotton Award

Phoenix Suns Charities surprised Ray Portela, head coach of the Sunnyslope High School boys’ varsity basketball team, with the 13th..

Fresh fruit and veggies on a bus

Fresh fruit and veggies on a bus

Many Arizonans do not have access to healthy food options, which can lead to chronic health issues such as diabetes or obesity. Blue Cross..

Free admission, demonstrations

Free admission, demonstrations

Join Pueblo Grande Museum and S.A.L.T. (Study of Ancient Lifeways and Technologies) in celebrating World Atlatl Day on Saturday, June 2..

Art classes set for 19North Arts Center

Art classes set for 19North Arts Center

19North has partnered with the Phoenix Center for the Arts to offer a series of summer art classes at the new 19North Art Center, 1820 W...

Artists selected for light rail extension

Artists selected for light rail extension

Valley Metro hosted a special event at the Cholla Library in March to introduce to the public to the local artists who were selected to..

Yoga for Recovery aids cancer patients

Yoga for Recovery aids cancer patients

Discover how yoga can help you recover from an illness—even cancer—during a twice-monthly Yoga for Recover Class, 9-10:15 a.m...

Pilates on the lawn benefits AAWL

Pilates on the lawn benefits AAWL

Studio Verve Pilates hosts the 7th Annual Pilates in the Park, celebrating the Pilates Method Alliance’s National Pilates Day, 9:30-10:30..

Open house set for new dental office

Open house set for new dental office

Dr. Alexandria Schwei has opened Premier Valley Dental at 727 E. Bethany Home Road, Ste. A100, and invites the public to come check out the..

Is the ‘zombie’ effect actually real?

Is the ‘zombie’ effect actually real?

“Zombies are Real: Are Microbes Controlling My Mind?” will take place 5:30-7 p.m. Tuesday, May 8 at Match Restaurant & Cocktails,..

Healthcare app sends medical aid to home

Healthcare app sends medical aid to home

DispatchHealth is an on-site, on-demand healthcare company (think ER house calls for the 21st Century) that allows Phoenix residents to..

Health care services for the underinsured

Health care services for the underinsured

With federal health insurance regulations in flux, many families are finding themselves without insurance or under-insured. Niklaus Hirschi..

Clarke receives DAISY Award

Clarke receives DAISY Award

Lifelong North Central resident Valerie Clarke recently was recognized with a DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award was..

Exhibit features works by at-risk youth

Exhibit features works by at-risk youth

Kids in Focus is an annual eight-week program where 30 kids are grouped with photographer mentors and given a camera to keep while they are..

Dispensary site gets the OK to open

Dispensary site gets the OK to open

A medical marijuana dispensary has been approved for the building that formerly housed an animal dermatology clinic, at 1616 E. Glendale..

Still time to grow your vegetable garden

Still time to grow your vegetable garden

There’s still time to get your vegetable garden growing, as early May is a good time to plant some warmer-weather edibles, according to..

SRP to remove, replace trees

SRP to remove, replace trees

In an effort to expand the shade-tree canopy and promote a more sustainable community, SRP has partnered with the city of Phoenix to remove..

National Public Garden’s Day at DBG

National Public Garden’s Day at DBG

Visit the Desert Botanical Garden on National Public Garden’s Day, Friday, May 11, and receive $5 off general admission. Coupons are..

Bevvy launches ‘PartyBrunch’

Bevvy launches ‘PartyBrunch’

The all-new Bevvy in Uptown Phoenix, which opened in March in The Colony center, is rolling out its “PartyBrunch,” which pairs sharable..

Free landscape watering workshops

Free landscape watering workshops

The city of Phoenix Water Services Department hosts a “Rain Garden” workshop, from 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Saturday, May 12 at Park Central..

Two noted chefs rotate menus

Two noted chefs rotate menus

Local Chefs Jennifer Russo and David Duarte have a new joint venture that launched on Feb. 24. These two decorated chefs have come together..

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