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Spread love to seniors despite visiting bans

Spread love to seniors despite visiting bans

The Coronavirus might leave you feeling isolated if you live in a senior living community that has prohibited outside visitors in order to..

Stay home if you test positive for COVID-19

Stay home if you test positive for COVID-19

The Maricopa County Department of Public Health said if you test positive for COVID-19 you need to stay in home isolation for seven days..

Explore scientific experiments online

Explore scientific experiments online

Looking for ways to keep your children enthusiastic and engaged in science while schools are closed due to the Coronavirus pandemic? The..

Local experts optimistic about housing market

Local experts optimistic about housing market

The Coronavirus pandemic has caused a significant decline in the number of houses being put on the market around the country but local..

Meal delivery services offer healthy options

Meal delivery services offer healthy options

Meal delivery service companies are making it easy to receive fresh food, tailored to your dietary restrictions and tastes at your home...

Non-profit awarding beauty workers grants

Non-profit awarding beauty workers grants

If you work in the beauty industry or are a student of a beauty program affected by the Coronavirus pandemic, you can apply for a $1,000..

Homeless get help during pandemic

Homeless get help during pandemic

The Coronavirus pandemic is especially challenging for people who are homeless but luckily several organizations in the area provide..

Farm Credit West helps food banks

Farm Credit West helps food banks

Several local food banks will be able to provide more food to people in need during the Coronavirus pandemic thanks to grants from Farm..

Companies donate to Coronavirus relief fund

Companies donate to Coronavirus relief fund

A fund Gov. Doug Ducey established to help organizations working to address the impact of the Coronavirus pandemic is a little larger,..

St. Francis Xavier taps into technology

St. Francis Xavier taps into technology

While life has changed dramatically over the last few months because of the Coronavirus pandemic, St. Francis Xavier School has been able..

Walgreens to expand Coronavirus testing sites

Walgreens to expand Coronavirus testing sites

Walgreens announced recently it will expand drive-thru testing for the Coronavirus to 15 new sites in seven states, including Arizona. This..

Think carefully before moving in elderly parent

Think carefully before moving in elderly parent

The number of intergenerational homes has been on the rise around the country but moving your aging parent in with you during the..

Allstate offers help during pandemic

Allstate offers help during pandemic

Allstate, Esurance and Encompass personal auto insurance customers will receive a Shelter-in-Place Payback during the Coronavirus pandemic...

Hospice of the Valley helping homebound

Hospice of the Valley helping homebound

Despite the Coronavirus pandemic, Hospice of the Valley is still providing services to help those dealing with health issues whether in..

Exercise in chair for free, easy benefits

Exercise in chair for free, easy benefits

If you must stay home because of the Coronavirus pandemic, there are still free, easy ways you can get some exercise. Several websites..

Theater company shifts to online classes

Theater company shifts to online classes

Arizona Theatre Company is providing lots of ways for students and the public to enjoy the performing arts from the safety of their homes...

Check up on care at nursing homes

Check up on care at nursing homes

If you have a loved one in a nursing home, you need to ask questions to ensure that person is safe amid the COVID-19 pandemic. So says AARP..

Music Works delivers lessons online

Music Works delivers lessons online

Music Works Community is keeping the music and the good times rolling online despite the Coronavirus pandemic. The business is providing..

Routine, honest talks can help kids at home

Routine, honest talks can help kids at home

If you feel overwhelmed by all the information publicized about COVID-19 and do not know how to talk to your children about it, there are..

Library offers online storytimes for kids

Library offers online storytimes for kids

While the physical libraries are closed due to COVID-19, you can still involve your children in storytelling online. The Phoenix Public..

Artists find creative ways to connect online

Artists find creative ways to connect online

Artists are adapting to social distancing guidelines while still remaining close to supporters in North Central Phoenix and around the..

Hubbard Family Swim offers safety tips

Hubbard Family Swim offers safety tips

As the weather heats up, you might be taking a dip in your backyard pool with your children so it is important to take heed of an..

Non-profit Esperança finds new ways to give

Non-profit Esperança finds new ways to give

The local non-profit organization Esperança is changing how it conducts business because of the Coronavirus pandemic, but still serving..

Gymnastics centers offer online lessons

Gymnastics centers offer online lessons

Two North Central gymnastics studios are offering online classes to help students and the public stretch, exercise and polish their skills...

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