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Vote for nonprofits to win cash donation

Vote for nonprofits to win cash donation

The Phoenix Suns and CenturyLink, Inc. have partnered to launch “Project Assist,” a community outreach initiative designed to provide..

Volunteer tutors sought for program

Volunteer tutors sought for program

As children gear up for their second semester of school, volunteer tutors are needed to help them finish out the year successfully. The..

Resident honored for innovation in teaching

Resident honored for innovation in teaching

North Central resident James Sousa, a mathematics instructor at Phoenix College, has been named as the 2014 Arizona Professor of the Year,..

Recycle your live Christmas tree

Recycle your live Christmas tree

The city’s Public Works Department offers Phoenix residents a green way to take down their live Christmas trees. Trees can be dropped off..

Local nonprofit offers free legal aid services

Local nonprofit offers free legal aid services

In a little over one year’s time, Arizona Legal Women and Youth Services (ALWAYS) has served approximately 50 clients, consulted with..

Pet of the Month: Adorable Coco Bean is leash and house-trained

Pet of the Month: Adorable Coco Bean is leash and house-trained

As a military dog, Coco Bean had to adjust to new homes. She even endured a long drive from across the country when her owner was..

Local golf club named one of country’s best

Local golf club named one of country’s best

The Lookout Mountain Golf Club at Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs is a nine-time winner of the Golf Digest Four Star Award and has been..

Local girl raises funds in memory of her dad

Local girl raises funds in memory of her dad

Eleven-year-old Audra Sims has a big heart. As she and her mother, Angela, were driving by Arizona Heart Hospital, Audra decided she wanted..

Local dentists join in free dental care day

Local dentists join in free dental care day

The Central Arizona Dental Society Foundation (CADSF) hosted its third-annual Dental Mission of Mercy event at the Veteran’s Memorial..

Keep pets warm in colder weather

Keep pets warm in colder weather

The Arizona Animal Welfare League & SPCA (AAWL & SPCA) has advice for keeping pets safe in cold weather. Outdoors can become too..

IRC seeks donated flat screen TV

IRC seeks donated flat screen TV

Did Santa give you a new TV for Christmas last month? If you have a gently used flat-screen TV that has been replaced by a bigger, better..

I Recycle Phoenix Festival set for Jan. 3

I Recycle Phoenix Festival set for Jan. 3

The I Recycle Phoenix Festival is a one-stop free recycling event that will take place 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 3 at Christown Spectrum..

Homeless need help staying warm in winter

Homeless need help staying warm in winter

Many of the community’s homeless end up on the streets without blankets, clothing and other necessities to keep them warm during the cold..

Have your male dog, cat fixed for just $20

Have your male dog, cat fixed for just $20

In collaboration with PetSmart Charities, the Arizona Humane Society is celebrating the Happy “Neuter” Year by offering $20 neutering..

Group home receives kitchen renovation

Residents of a group home for adults with developmental disabilities recently celebrated the renovation of their kitchen area thanks to..

Grant helps those grieving a loss

Grant helps those grieving a loss

Hospice of the Valley has been awarded a $15,000 grant from Thunderbirds Charities for the New Song Center for Grieving Children. The grant..

Girl Scouts give back to earn ‘green’ patch

Girl Scouts give back to earn ‘green’ patch

Goodwill Industries of Central Arizona in November partnered with 95 Girl Scouts–Arizona Cactus-Pine Council troops, including some..

FEI graduates first class of students

FEI graduates first class of students

September 2014 saw the launch of a new college of religious studies in North Central Phoenix named Faith Ecumenical Institute (FEI). That..

Donate your old, unused e-readers

Donate your old, unused e-readers

Do you have an older tablet or e-reader that got replaced by a shiny new version last month? Or, one that is just sitting around collecting..

ALP hosts meeting for potential volunteers

ALP hosts meeting for potential volunteers

Assistance League of Phoenix, a nonprofit organization that has been serving children and families in the Phoenix area for more than 50..

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