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Pomo reopens with new look, menu

Pomo reopens with new look, menu

Pomo Pizzeria’s downtown location re-opened on Oct. 25, debuting a more modern, urban feel and an enhanced menu. “This is not only..

Chinese eatery opens at 16th St. and Bethany Home

Chinese eatery opens at 16th St. and Bethany Home

George Yang opened his third Valley restaurant, at 6048 N. 16th St. in the Tangelo Village Shopping Center. It replaces the former Golden..

Local school hosts career fair for deaf

Local school hosts career fair for deaf

Phoenix Day School for the Deaf (PDSD), 7654 N. 19th Ave., is an ASDB school campus established in 1967 because Phoenix parents wanted..

Reducing stress through creativity

Reducing stress through creativity

The holiday season is a time for family, joy—and stress. When expectations are high for decorations, gifts and family dinners, how can..

Phoestivus returns  to downtown

Phoestivus returns to downtown

Inspired by the famous Weihnachtsmarkt (Christmas markets in Germany) and Seinfeld’s Festivus, a parody and secular holiday celebrated in..

Get 60 pounds of produce for $12

Get 60 pounds of produce for $12

Borderlands Food Bank, a nonprofit organization located in Nogales, Ariz., hosts a monthly “Produce on Wheels” distribution of slightly..

Church opens family center, gift shop

Church opens family center, gift shop

Gas pumps and tires have given way to crucifixes, religious statues and spiritual books. An old Phoenix gas station was developed into a..

Nighttime music, light show at Desert Botanical Garden

Nighttime music, light show at Desert Botanical Garden

See the beauty of the Desert Botanical Garden at night, with a synchronized music and light show as part of the new “Electric Desert”..

Phoenix Chamber marks 130 years of service

Phoenix Chamber marks 130 years of service

Last month the Greater Phoenix Chamber (GPC) celebrated its 130th anniversary. Over the past century it has gone by several names, but has..

Little Miss BBQ opens in Sunnyslope

Little Miss BBQ opens in Sunnyslope

Little Miss BBQ officially opened the doors to its second location on Nov. 20, in Sunnyslope at 8901 N. 7th St. The highly anticipated..

Panera Bread opens at Colonnade mall

Panera Bread opens at Colonnade mall

Panera Bread opened last month in the former home of Corner Bakery & Café, located in the Camelback Colonnade shops at 1949 E...

Teams develop tech for kids with disabilities

Teams develop tech for kids with disabilities

Southwest Human Development hosted its first assistive technology challenge this fall to benefit young children with disabilities...

Troop 41 opens annual tree lot

Troop 41 opens annual tree lot

There’s nothing like the smell of a real pine tree in your home during the holidays. Make your house smell great and help a group of..

Pet photos with Santa benefit dog rescue

Pet photos with Santa benefit dog rescue

Community members can get a free photo of their pet with Santa from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 8 at The Phoenix Ale Brewery Central..

Local resident honored at national conference

Local resident honored at national conference

North Central resident Jeffrey Jay Ellish, a private wealth advisor with Ellish Wealth Management—a private wealth advisory practice of..

Last of Dyer Electric family to retire

Last of Dyer Electric family to retire

Dyer Electric was started in 1946 in the backyard of Phoenix residents W.E. and Modena Dyer, who built the company from the ground up...

Jonathan Adler goods now inside Modernique

Jonathan Adler goods now inside Modernique

Modernique, the Uptown Plaza home furnishing source by famed interior designer and author Julia Buckingham, has partnered with Jonathan..

JOANN fabric, craft store opens

JOANN fabric, craft store opens

There’s a crafty new neighbor in town, as leading retailer JOANN opened its newest store last month at 3049 E. Indian School Road. The..

Local eateries host holiday toy drives

Local eateries host holiday toy drives

Family-owned Babbo Italian Eatery and Phoenix Children’s Hospital have teamed up for the hospital’s annual Toyland drive. Through Dec...

Holiday Burger is heaven on a bun

Holiday Burger is heaven on a bun

Add some extra flavor to your dining-out experience this month with the Holiday Burger, available Dec. 24-30 at North Mountain Brewing, 522..

Find winter flavors at Flower Child

Find winter flavors at Flower Child

Winter’s bounty has officially arrived at Flower Child and with it, a selection of hearty and healthy new menu items that coincide with..

Variety of activities at senior center

Variety of activities at senior center

The Sunnyslope Senior Center, 802 E. Vogel Ave., wants to help you start the new year safe and healthy. Special health presentations this..

Sunshine Singers perform on Dec. 6

Sunshine Singers perform on Dec. 6

The December Memory Café, presented by Jewish Family & Children’s Service, will feature The Sunshine Singers, an all-senior chorus..

Shabbat services for seniors

Shabbat services for seniors

Share a special Hanukkah Shabbat, with services led by Nurit Avigdor, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7 at The Palazzo, 6250 N. 19th Ave...

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