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Low-cost surgeries offered by mobile vet

Low-cost surgeries offered by mobile vet

Dr. Kelly’s Mobile Surgical Unit will pay a visit to Doggy Daze, 5555 N. 7th St., on Saturday, July 20, to offer its affordable surgical..

Kiwanis help launch club at VALLEYLIFE

Kiwanis help launch club at VALLEYLIFE

At the start of the year, VALLEYLIFE members started an Aktion Club in an effort to give back to their community—thanks to a sponsorship..

Hearing for home demo moved to July

Hearing for home demo moved to July

EDITOR’S NOTE: SEE CORRECT HEARING DATE/TIME BELOW. The owners of a home built in 1926 and located at 7019 N. Central Ave. have..

Daughter of ‘Big Daddy’ seeks help for her dad

Daughter of ‘Big Daddy’ seeks help for her dad

Stephanie Smith, daughter of Dave “Big Daddy” Smith, owner of Big Daddy’s Sports Lounge on Cave Creek Road, has launched a GoFundMe..

Art auction aids AZ Search Dogs

Art auction aids AZ Search Dogs

Scramble, a local fast-casual breakfast and lunch spot, will hold its Enhance the Space semi-annual fundraiser to benefit Valley nonprofit..

School Briefs

School Briefs

Glendale Union High School District Dominguez gets ballet scholarship Performance Company Dancer and Thunderbird High School Game Dancers..

Restaurant collects sports equipment

Restaurant collects sports equipment

Twin Peaks, 2135 E. Camelback Road, has partnered with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Phoenix (BGCMP) for a summer sports equipment..

Martinez joins Vitalyst Health

Martinez joins Vitalyst Health

North Central resident David Martinez III joined Vitalyst Health Foundation in March as director of capacity building and community..

What is auditory processing disorder?

What is auditory processing disorder?

Your child passes a hearing test but is diagnosed with auditory processing disorder (APD). How is it possible to have an auditory disorder..

Froelich is a partner at MRA Associates

Froelich is a partner at MRA Associates

MRA Associates recently named Will Froelich as one of three new partners at its Phoenix office, located at located at 3200 E. Camelback..

From not walking, to mastering yoga

From not walking, to mastering yoga

As 5-year-old Mishell Vale was jumping rope with a neighborhood friend, she fell and hit her head on the concrete driveway. After being..

Employees donate hygiene items, more

Employees donate hygiene items, more

The law firm of Jaburg Wilk, 3200 N. Central Ave., again supported the relief efforts for Catholic Charities Community Services’ Bless..

Free yoga sessions those with TBIs

Free yoga sessions those with TBIs

Nonprofit LoveYourBrain Foundation (LYB) this month launches its free yoga program for those with traumatic brain injuries and their..

Ellish achieves Circle of Success

Ellish achieves Circle of Success

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

Free indoor fitness classes downtown

Free indoor fitness classes downtown

FitPHX and AARP Arizona present “Fall Into Fitness”—a free, family-oriented fitness program for all ages and experience levels...

Covarrubias named program manager

Covarrubias named program manager

Esperança, a Phoenix-based nonprofit whose mission is to improve health and restore hope both locally and globally, has named Aidee..

Public art in the city of Phoenix

Public art in the city of Phoenix

Initially intended to honor the beliefs or rulers of the day, public art has evolved along with society toward a more open form of..

New rideshare service specializes in seniors

New rideshare service specializes in seniors

Transportation for seniors can be challenge—particularly for those who can no longer drive. Services such as Dial-A-Ride have been cut..

Monthly support groups for family caregivers

Monthly support groups for family caregivers

The Desert Southwest Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association hosts two family caregiver support groups in North Central Phoenix each..

Answers about Social Security

Answers about Social Security

The Area Agency on Aging will conduct a workshop from 3-5 p.m. on Friday, July 26 to provide information for anyone with questions or..

A & E Briefs

A & E Briefs

$4 on the Fourth July 2-6 Pueblo Grande Museum 4619 E. Washington St. 602-495-0901 Celebrate Independence Day week and enjoy a discounted..

Four restaurants close on 7th Street

Four restaurants close on 7th Street

The overabundance of restaurants that line both sides of 7th Street between the two “M’s”—Maryland and Missouri avenues—may have..

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