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Youth center cuts ribbon on new space

Youth center cuts ribbon on new space

The LGBTQ nonprofit youth organization one•n•ten has announced a $275,000 gift from The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation to complete..

Vendors sought for Art Walk next month

Vendors sought for Art Walk next month

Vendors are being sought for a scaled-down version of the Sunnyslope Art Walk, set for 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, in the east parking..

Puff & Fluff hosts a pet costume contest

Puff & Fluff hosts a pet costume contest

Dress up your pet in a costume and post to Instagram with the hashtags #puffandfluffspa and #barkoween (both required), between Oct. 17-31..

Pre-order Hawaiian specialties by Oct. 20

Pre-order Hawaiian specialties by Oct. 20

Lau Kanaka No Hawai’i Hawaiian Civic Club of Arizona hosts its Aloha Crafts ‘N’ Creations event Saturday, Nov. 11 at Crossroads..

Ball of energy looking for a fun forever family

Ball of energy looking for a fun forever family

Natasha is a perpetual motion machine by day and a big, cuddly ball of fur by night. One thing is certain, she loves to be with..

Nonprofits join to host Pittie Palooza

Nonprofits join to host Pittie Palooza

National Pit Bull Awareness Day is in October, and to celebrate these often misunderstood and maligned canines, several rescue..

Never too early to donate for holidays

Never too early to donate for holidays

Due to high demand, the Desert Mission at HonorHealth John C. Lincoln Medical Center has begun its sign-ups for those wishing to help those..

Make a pledge to a Walk-A-Thon team

Make a pledge to a Walk-A-Thon team

The North Phoenix Kiwanis Club hosts its 25th-annual Walk-A-Thon, featuring 40-plus teams that are recruited for gaining pledges,..

Indian School Visitor Center opens Oct. 14

Indian School Visitor Center opens Oct. 14

After 27 years of sitting vacant, a historic building at Steele Indian School Park will reopen on Oct. 14 as the new Phoenix Indian School..

If you find baby kittens–think first

If you find baby kittens–think first

When we find a litter of kittens, our instincts tell us to rush to the aid of these fragile felines. Thankfully, human intervention is..

Forum asks what ‘God’ means to you

Forum asks what ‘God’ means to you

St. Andrew’s Anglican Catholic Parish hosts a free public forum, “Does God Exist For You?” beginning at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26..

A Cultural Potluck for the community

A Cultural Potluck for the community

The Sunnyslope Historical Society and Literacy Volunteers of Maricopa County (LVMC) will host a free luncheon Saturday, Oct. 21 to foster..

Burton Barr Library closed to June 2018

Burton Barr Library closed to June 2018

EDITOR’S NOTE: Phoenix Public Library is adding Sunday hours effective Sept. 10 to the following locations, which will now be open..

Volunteer tutors sought for schools

Volunteer tutors sought for schools

A local tutoring program is seeking Phoenix adults to go back to school and donate their time to make a significant impact on early..

Apply now for project mini-grants

Apply now for project mini-grants

City neighborhood leaders who have projects that need some funds to complete, be advised: the city of Phoenix’s Love Your Block grant..

Sign ups begin Sept. 5 for fall softball leagues

Sign ups begin Sept. 5 for fall softball leagues

Looking for a fun family or work team-building activity? Want to get some exercise in the cooling outdoor fall weather? The city of Phoenix..

‘Good Samaritan’ law now in effect in AZ

‘Good Samaritan’ law now in effect in AZ

Earlier this year, the Arizona Legislature supported Arizona’s leading animal-welfare organizations and passed a bill that aims to end..

Shopping extravaganza aids young women

Shopping extravaganza aids young women

Florence Crittenton’s upscale resale store, Flo’s on 7th, presents its 9th Annual Heels for Healing and Diva Dash on Saturday, Sept...

Bonded pair need to stay together

Bonded pair need to stay together

Panda and Sweet Bee are two lifelong friends, but when their owner had to move, the two found themselves sharing a kennel at the Arizona..

NCPHA holds annual meeting

NCPHA holds annual meeting

The North Central Phoenix Homeowners Association’s Annual Meeting is set for 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 28, at All Saints’ Episcopal..

Hospice care seeks volunteers

Hospice care seeks volunteers

Wings of Hope Hospice, 11022 N. 28th Drive, Ste. 205, seeks warm and compassionate individuals who would like an opportunity to make a..

Girl Scouts needs more troop leaders

Girl Scouts needs more troop leaders

The Girl Scouts–Arizona Cactus-Pine Council (GSACPC) recently opened The Bob & Renee Parsons Leadership Center for Girls & Women..

Get your female cat fixed for $20

Get your female cat fixed for $20

In celebration of Labor Day, Altered Tails, Arizona’s largest nonprofit spay/neuter clinic, is kicking off its “Prevent Labor Day..

Furry Friends Fine Arts Festival set for Sept. 16

Furry Friends Fine Arts Festival set for Sept. 16

A large selection of Valley artists will showcase animal-themed works at the Furry Friends Fine Arts Festival, set for 8 a.m.-2 p.m...

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