Catherine Walker and Bryce Pinkham, A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder

The Performing Arts Season

An escape from everyday life By Kathryn M. Miller ~Arizonans are a resilient bunch – anyone who lives through a summer in the Valley can attest to that. Economic downturns are taken in stride. Housing bubble-bursts are recovered from. Budgets are cut. Belts are tightened. Yet somehow, progress is made, growth happens and in the […]


Harold’s Corral Celebrates 80th Anniversary

For those who have never been to Harold’s Cave Creek Corral, now is a great time to learn about the iconic restaurant’s colorful, rich history. A man named Johnny Walker built the original structure of Harold’s Corral in 1935. Back then it was known as The Corral Bar, and it became popular with patrons who […]



Indie Film Fest At The Library

The Desert Foothills Library continues its Summer Indie Film Festival 2015 this month through August 28. Residents can enjoy exceptional films every Friday (free popcorn and soda too). Films shown in August include: August 7:  Frank – 95 min. (R)  – A quirky musician spends all of his time encased in a large paper mache […]

Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Opens 100th Store At Scottsdale Location

Natural Grocers will open its fifth store in Arizona on Tuesday, August 11 – making it the company’s 100th store nationwide. The store, which opens at 8am, is located at 13802 North Scottsdale Road Unit 110, in Scottsdale. As part the of the August 11 grand opening, Natural Grocers will have a ribbon cutting ceremony […]

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Cool Off With Hot Art This Summer

The Sonoran Arts League will present its Hot Art – Cool Show exhibit at Desert Foothills Library through October 3. Visitors can view some spectacular art and maybe find a piece that will fit into that perfect spot in the home. Participating artists include Betsy Anderson, Beth Benowich, Tamara Benton, Mary Boehm, Jane Boggs, Jim […]


Make A Splash This Month At Desert Ridge

Desert Ridge Marketplace continues its “Summer Splash Tuesdays” this month, giving kids (and parents) a free and fun event to enjoy every Tuesday, through July 21, from 11am-12:30pm. Children can make their summer memorable by meeting their favorite characters ranging from fairy princesses such as Elsa and Cinderella, along with superheroes like Batman and Spider […]

Refreshment - Ice Cool Beer

Celebrating The Craft Beer Movement

SanTan Brewing presents the Fifth Annual Ameri-CAN Canned Craft Beer Festival at Scottsdale Civic Center May 16. Supporting and celebrating the craft beer movement during the recognized American Craft Beer Week, the event features live entertainment, craft food, VIP quarters, nano beer garden, beer Olympics and more than 80 local and national beers. Scottsdale Civic […]


Volunteers Needed To Make A Difference

The Foothills Caring Corps, a volunteer based non-profit organization serving the greater Northeast Valley, is seeking volunteers to share their talent, skills and time with the organization whose primary mission is to allow the elderly to remain independent and living in their homes. Volunteers needed for such programs as: Van transportation Medical transportation Mobile meals […]

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