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McKenna honored by U.S. Surgeon General

McKenna honored by U.S. Surgeon General

Arizona skin cancer advocate and North Central resident Sharon McKenna recently was honored for her efforts by U.S. Surgeon General Boris..

Jensen receives military families’ scholarship

Jensen receives military families’ scholarship

North Central resident Hailey Jensen, a recent graduate of Xavier College Preparatory, was the recipient of a $2,000 college scholarship..

Pet blessing includes stuffed animal friends

Pet blessing includes stuffed animal friends

First Congregational Church’s annual Pet Blessing will be held from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Oct. 18, at the church, 1421 E. 2nd St...

Pet of the Month: Mac is a mushy, cuddly love bug

Pet of the Month: Mac is a mushy, cuddly love bug

Mac is a cuddly love bug who doesn’t take life too seriously. Lighthearted and upbeat, the 1-year-old acts like a puppy and is..

Show purple to help end domestic violence

Show purple to help end domestic violence

One in four women and one in five teens in Arizona will experience domestic or dating violence in their lifetime. In October, the city of..

SFX moms group meets on Oct. 9

SFX moms group meets on Oct. 9

The St. Francis Xavier Parish Moms Ministry’s goal is to gather all parish mothers together to form a network of mutual, spiritual..

Bond elections set for two school districts

Bond elections set for two school districts

Some residents in North Central Phoenix will be asked to vote on Nov. 4 in bond elections for the Madison Elementary School District and..

Free program looks at cameras in court

Free program looks at cameras in court

Learn what is permissible use of smartphones, tablets or laptops in Arizona state courtrooms and what is not, as well as the latest on the..

American Legion post in need of new home

American Legion post in need of new home

American Legion Post 75, located 10625 N. Cave Creek Road, is losing its home in a trustee sale set for Oct. 21. Post members are looking..

Vocational center gets refreshed at ValleyLife

Vocational center gets refreshed at ValleyLife

Cletus Thiebeau will never forget the day in November 2012 when he got a phone call from Derrick Hall, president and CEO of the Arizona..

Tips for hiking with your dog

Tips for hiking with your dog

Would you like to enjoy the outdoors more with your dog? Have you had problems with your dog or other dogs on the trail? Are you worried..

Vendors sought for fall bazaar

Holiday Spa Mobile Home Community, 10401 N. Cave Creek Road, is seeking vendors for its Fall Bazaar on Saturday, Nov. 8, from 8 a.m. until..

Tapatio Cliffs hosts painting at sunset

Tapatio Cliffs hosts painting at sunset

Home to some of the best views in the Valley, each Thursday the iconic mountainside Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort, 11111 N. 7th St.,..

Squaw Peak Heights hosts fall meeting

The Squaw Peak Heights Neighborhood Association holds its fall meeting 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22 at Our Saviour Lutheran Church, 1212 E...

Local dogs get washed for a cause

Local dogs get washed for a cause

The parking lot of ReThinc Advertising, 4714 N. 44th St., will once again be transformed into the agency’s 5th Annual Rescue Rinse on..

Local youth finishes triathlon in top 10

Local youth finishes triathlon in top 10

A triathlete taking sixth in the nation is a big deal. But when that triathlete is only 9 years old, it is a huge deal! That is what North..

Volunteer tutors sought for programs

Volunteer tutors sought for programs

It’s back to school time for children and also for some Phoenix adults, who are donating their time to make a significant impact on early..

Ecumenical classes begin at Faith Lutheran

Ecumenical classes begin at Faith Lutheran

A discussion about unused and underutilized space at a central Phoenix church led to the idea of offering classes to the community in a..

Vendors sought for Swap Meet

If you are a crafter with holiday items ready to sell, or just a collector of knick-knacks who needs to make some room for more items by..

Class benefits animals with medical issues

Class benefits animals with medical issues

Kinesphere Center for Movement Education hosts its monthly “Down Dogs for Paws” yoga class 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 6. This is a..

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