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ALP Thrift Boutique holds 2-for-1 sale

ALP Thrift Boutique holds 2-for-1 sale

The Assistance League of Phoenix Thrift Boutique will celebrate National Thrift Shop Day for two days—on Aug. 17 and 18—with a 2-for-1..

TechFly launches with free device contest

TechFly launches with free device contest

TechFly is a new start-up in the North Central Phoenix area that provides quick and efficient, third-party tech support. With one call or..

Hospital achieves Magnet recognition

Hospital achieves Magnet recognition

HonorHealth John C. Lincoln Medical Center, located at 250 E. Dunlap Ave., attained its fourth Magnet recognition in June, a testament to..

Enter wildlife photos for calendar contest

Enter wildlife photos for calendar contest

Do you have a knack for capturing great photos of Arizona’s wildlife? Do you want to see your photo on the cover of Arizona Wildlife..

Rookie robotics team has great first year

Rookie robotics team has great first year

Phoenix Union High School District’s Phoenix Coding Academy, in its first year of robotics competition, came away with a wealth of..

Story telling can spark memories

Story telling can spark memories

Jewish Family & Children’s Service’s August Memory Café will feature the art form that is sweeping the country: Story Telling. The..

Local woman launches health, life coaching

Local woman launches health, life coaching

Galina Itahov, certified health and life coach, has launched her business in Phoenix. “Galina Itahov: Your Wellness Guide” is the place..

Youth get free admission to Phoenix Art Museum

Youth get free admission to Phoenix Art Museum

Phoenix Art Museum offers free admission to kids and teens 17 years and younger through Sept. 30. The program, known as PhxArt Open for..

Free baby swim classes at Hubbard

Free baby swim classes at Hubbard

Hubbard Family Swim School offers free “baby splash” swim classes every day of the week for babies 8 weeks to 5 months of age. These..

Cooking class held at Match

Cooking class held at Match

Things will get wild on Sept. 1 with the launch of Match Restaurant & Lounge’s latest cooking class, led by Executive Chef Alex..

Turn your yard into a mini urban farm

Turn your yard into a mini urban farm

The Urban Farm is gearing up for its annual August and September events, which include everything from lectures on the importance of..

Bryant nominated for Emmy Award

Bryant nominated for Emmy Award

North Central Phoenix native Aidy Bryant, who starts her seventh year on “Saturday Night Live” (SNL) this fall, has been nominated for..

An Italian cookbook that eliminates gluten

An Italian cookbook that eliminates gluten

Native Italian Rita Romano has partnered with Cave Creek resident Clarissa Burt to create "The Gluten Free Gastronomy Cookbook."

Coffee bean sales support AAWL

Coffee bean sales support AAWL

Want to start your day with a full cup of karma? The Arizona Animal Welfare League (AAWL) has released a “local, ethical and bold”..

A & E Briefs

A & E Briefs

‘Avenue Q’ Through Sept. 9 Phoenix Theatre 100 E. McDowell Road 602-254-2151 Part felt, part flesh and full of heart, this..

Bingo and beer benefits homeless pets in Phoenix

Bingo and beer benefits homeless pets in Phoenix

North Mountain Brewing Company in Sunnyslope returns this month with its Bingo for Charity. This time, the beneficiary is the Arizona..

School Briefs

School Briefs

Glendale Union High School District WHS students continue to dominate in competition For the third time in the last four years, Washington..

Submit your comments for voter pamphlet

Submit your comments for voter pamphlet

The Washington Elementary School District (WESD) Governing Board, at its regular May meeting, called for a special Maintenance and..

Pittman, Jensen get military scholarships

Pittman, Jensen get military scholarships

Two North Central teens recently received $2,000 each from the Scholarships for Military Children Program. Evan Pittman, a 2017 graduate of..

Variety of activities at senior center

Variety of activities at senior center

Activities aren’t slowing down this summer at the Sunnyslope Senior Center, 802 E. Vogel Ave. New additions to the schedule include..

Adventurous kitty, just like her ancestors

Adventurous kitty, just like her ancestors

This girl always likes to remind you her name is pronounced like puma, but with a “k!” Even though Kuma really does not mind if you..

Support group for senior hoarders

Support group for senior hoarders

Registration is open for Area Agency on Aging hoarding therapy groups for Maricopa County residents 60 and older challenged by compulsive..

Kiwanis club seeks Walk-A-Thon teams

Kiwanis club seeks Walk-A-Thon teams

The North Phoenix Kiwanis Club is organizing its 26th-annual Walk-A-Thon, and is in the process of recruiting teams that will collect..

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 fall art classes at the new 19North Art Center, 1820 W...

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