Blast Off With Arizona Science Center

Celebrate 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 Arizona Science Center is celebrating one of the greatest achievements in science — human’s first steps on the moon. Apollo 11 launched from Cape Kennedy July 16, 1969, carrying Commander Neil Armstrong, Command Module Pilot Michael Collins and Lunar Module Pilot Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin into an initial Earth-orbit of 114 by 116 miles. An estimated 650 million people watched Armstrong’s televised image and heard his voice describe the event as he took “...one small step for a … [Read More...]

Hidden in the Hills Chooses Tour Directory Cover Artist

Scottsdale painter Sue Hunter’s mixed media collage painting, “All Tied Up,” featuring a rare scarlet ibis, will grace the cover of the 23rd Annual Hidden in the Hills Artist Studio Tour artist directory. An ibis is a long-legged wading bird that inhabits wetlands, forests and plains. A signature event of the nonprofit Sonoran Arts League, Hidden in the Hills is Arizona’s largest and longest-running artist studio tour. This year’s free, self-guided tour features 198 artists at 47 studio locations throughout the … [Read More...]



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Nominations Sought for Eighth Annual Mayor’s Arts Awards — Deadline is July 31

Phoenix Center for the Arts will present the Eighth Annual Mayor’s Arts Awards Thursday, Oct. 10, in the Margaret T. Hance Park Urban Plaza. … [Read More...]

Ocean Prime at High Street Reopens July 18

Ocean Prime, located on North Phoenix’s High Street, announced its reopening this Thursday, July 18, at 5pm. Due to a much-needed pipe repair … [Read More...]

Tech4Life Presents Cyber Security Workshop at Desert Foothills Library

Ransomware, identity theft, password hacking… Tech4Life says that small business owners and affluent households are prime targets for these cyber … [Read More...]

Anasazi Named International Baccalaureate Program Candidate School

Anasazi Elementary School, part of the Scottsdale Unified School District (SUSD), has been named as a Candidate School for the International … [Read More...]

Red Cross Issues Urgent Call for Blood and Platelet Donors

Today the American Red Cross announced that, following a difficult Fourth of July week for blood and platelet donations and ongoing challenges finding … [Read More...]

Carefree Vice Mayor John Crane Writes… JULY 2019

Desert Wildfires While we may have had the most pleasant May on record, the exceptional winter and spring rains, combined with the unusually long, … [Read More...]

Scottsdale Mayor Lane Writes… JULY 2019

Constitution Day Contest As we celebrate the birth of our nation, the plans are laid to honor its founding document with a wonderful opportunity for … [Read More...]

Bondurant Announces New Drag Racing Program

Bondurant School of High Performance Driving announced today the addition of a new drag racing program, breaking new ground as the first of its kind … [Read More...]

Celebrate Arizona Brews at Real, Wild & Woody

From barrel-aged brews to specialty casks, the Phoenix Convention Center will welcome a variety of fresh flavors and seasonal specialties poured by … [Read More...]

Women Love Jeeps and Trucks

By Cathy Droz – RAM and Jeep brands both set full-year sales records in 2018. Jeep sales were up 17 percent and RAM sales were up 7 percent. RAM … [Read More...]

A Palm Tree, a Ficus and Some Chimes

By Rabbi Robert L. Kravitz, D.D. — It was one of those unusual Sunday afternoons when not much was going on. The temperature was below average, and … [Read More...]

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