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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...

Free nail trim at Puff & Fluff

Free nail trim at Puff & Fluff

Everyone loves a pedicure, and the grooming experts at Puff & Fluff want to help keep your pup’s nails all trimmed up. Come by the..

Carrell returns to State Bar board

Carrell returns to State Bar board

North Central resident Tyler J. Carrell, an associate at the law firm of Gallagher & Kennedy, has been elected to serve on the State..

Writers group marks 91 years in Phoenix

Writers group marks 91 years in Phoenix

Wordsmiths have been gathering at the Phoenix Writers Club since 1926, when a feisty group of newspaper women weren’t allowed to join the..

City is recruiting fire dispatchers

City is recruiting fire dispatchers

The Phoenix Regional Dispatch Center is recruiting for Fire Emergency Dispatchers. This will be an on-going recruitment process...

Volunteers sought to install smoke alarms

Volunteers sought to install smoke alarms

The American Red Cross is seeking volunteers to help with next month’s Sound the Alarm campaign, where an anticipated 1,000 free smoke..

The Vig donates to local school

The Vig donates to local school

The Vig gives back to community elementary, middle and high schools with its “The Vig Gives” campaign through the month of September...

Anticipating threats from the environment

Anticipating threats from the environment

How should communities build resilience for dealing with weather and climate-related hazards in the coming decades? The Arizona Science..

Hiring Fest set for Aug. 9

Hiring Fest set for Aug. 9

Goodwill of Central Arizona is hosting a Hiring Fest 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 9, at all Goodwill Career Centers. Approximately..

AWEE moves to new location

AWEE moves to new location

Arizona Women’s Education & Employment (AWEE) has moved its office to 326 E. Coronado Road, Suite 105. The move coincided with the..

Learn how to report blight

Learn how to report blight

The city of Phoenix’s Neighborhood Services Department hosts a free “Code Compliance 101” class 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 10 at the..

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