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Fun event looks at city’s past and your own

Fun event looks at city’s past and your own

Learn how to preserve your old mementos, photos, glass, silver, linens and more while browsing books about local Phoenix-area history and..

Lifeguards, swim instructors sought

Lifeguards, swim instructors sought

The city of Phoenix is hiring lifeguards and swim lesson instructors for the summer 2019 pool season. These are great jobs for teenagers,..

Kiwanis launch library project at apartments

Kiwanis launch library project at apartments

Every child should have access to books, no matter their economic status. So believes the North Phoenix Kiwanis Club, and members backed up..

Hear women authors at luncheon event

Hear women authors at luncheon event

The Phoenix Branch of the AAUW Book Festival presents the Women’s Authors’ Luncheon on Saturday, March 30, at noon at the Beatitudes..

Camelback Antiques hosts flea market

Camelback Antiques hosts flea market

Camelback Antiques, at 2230 E. Indian School Road, is celebrating its second anniversary in that location with a storewide sale March..

Online platform helps fund club supplies

Online platform helps fund club supplies

Arizona native Amy Armstrong, a mother of two, was alarmed several years ago to learn about Arizona’s high dropout rate. Already active..

‘In Tune With Nature’ music fundraiser set

‘In Tune With Nature’ music fundraiser set

The Coffee House at the North Mountain Visitor Center, 12950 N. 7th St., is a hidden gem in north Phoenix. Volunteer musicians donate their..

19North garden hosts grand opening event

19North garden hosts grand opening event

The 19North Community Garden is ready to make its public debut after nearly two years of planning and work. The garden is a project of..

Crudo rebrands as Bar Pesce

Crudo rebrands as Bar Pesce

Award-winning chef and restaurateur, Cullen Campbell, has rebranded his Crudo restaurant at 3603 E. Indian School Road as the new Bar..

Sweet kitty needs to be kept indoors

Sweet kitty needs to be kept indoors

Adorable 4-month-old Stash has come a long way from when he was rescued a few months back. The sweet domestic shorthair and his siblings..

Roman Roads included on historic register

Roman Roads included on historic register

Raise a glass to celebrate the inclusion of Al Beadle’s 1964 Roman Roads complex, 1691 E. Maryland Ave., on the National Register of..

Local activist Green lauded on her birthday

Local activist Green lauded on her birthday

If you’ve lived for any length of time in Sunnyslope, you have heard the name Winifred Green. Maybe you’ve seen her speak in front of..

Fashion show aids AHS shelter pets

Fashion show aids AHS shelter pets

The Arizona Humane Society (AHS) hosts its 21st annual “Compassion with Fashion: In Pursuit of Dreams,” 11 a.m. Sunday, March 31, at..

Circle K relocates to Hatcher and 7th Street

Circle K relocates to Hatcher and 7th Street

A brand-new Circle K gas station and mini mart opened last month at 9418 N. 7th St., on the property where a former Shell gas station and..

Cat show, adoption event on March 9

Cat show, adoption event on March 9

It’s a cat lover’s dream at this year’s Saint Catty’s Day Cat Show & Adoption Event, set for 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, March 9 at..

Benefit assists senior animals

Benefit assists senior animals

Rusty’s Angels Sanctuary hosts its sixth-annual Sunday Funday event, benefitting senior dogs, 1-6 p.m. Sunday, March 3 at Rum Runner’s..

Salon offers affordable luxury

Salon offers affordable luxury

Sadie and Ronaldo Marquez, who met at the Vidal Sassoon Academy in Santa Monica, came to Arizona when Ronaldo transferred to the Scottsdale..

Mane Attraction marks 19 years of aiding pets

Mane Attraction marks 19 years of aiding pets

Since 1977, Mane Attraction Salon and its staff has been outfitting its clients with the latest looks out of its longtime home at the..

Free events held at Uptown Plaza

Free events held at Uptown Plaza

Uptown Plaza, 100 E. Camelback Road, is welcoming spring with a series of free events every Saturday in March. Come for movies, music and..

School Briefs

School Briefs

Glendale Union High School District Mock DUI crash highlights dangers of drinking, driving City of Phoenix public safety officials..

A & E Briefs

A & E Briefs

‘I Am My Own Wife’ BLK BOX PHX March 7-16 Phoenix Theatre 1825 N. Central Ave. 602-254-2151 This award-winning one-man show, based on..

Buy or sell used sports equipment

Buy or sell used sports equipment

If the coming of spring has got you itching to clean out old bikes, golf clubs, exercise equipment collecting dust and more, you can..

Arizona water rights and future development

Arizona water rights and future development

Last month the Arizona Legislature passed the much-needed Colorado River drought plan. However, questions remain as this historic pact..

New app helps check Medicare coverage

New app helps check Medicare coverage

If you are a senior who has learned how to download and use apps on your smart phone or tablet, there’s a new tool that can help you..

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