Photos: Taste of Cave Creek – Oct. 18, 2017


Had a great time at the first night of The Taste of Cave Creek 2017, which runs 5-9pm October 18-19. Learn more about the event at tasteofcavecreek.com. Advertisements

Foothills Empty Bowls Lunch And Art Auction Set For October 20


Online auction added to 2017 event aimed at helping feed hungry in need The annual Foothills Empty Bowls Lunch & Art Auction 2017 will honor World Hunger Day Friday, October 20, and will be held at Harold’s Corral in Cave Creek, from 11am–1pm. According to Pam DiPietro, executive director of Foothills Food Bank, this year […]

Halloween Cocktail: Berries & Bubbles


Because Halloween isn’t just for the kids, modern American seafood-centric restaurant Ocean Prime Phoenix offered up the recipe for its smoking “Berries & Bubbles” cocktail. This complex, refreshing and balanced cocktail — not too sweet, not too tart and lightly effervescent — is made with Belvedere Citrus Vodka, Crème de Cassis, Domaine Chandon Brut, fresh […]

Area Organizations Team Up To Offer “A New Tomorrow” Adoption Event


HALO will join the Foothills Community Foundation and Desert Foothills Theater (one of the Foundation’s largest and longest running programs) in welcoming the public to and exciting and heartwarming event where kids and adults alike will have the opportunity to be just like Annie and provide a forever home to a dog in need. Twelve dogs are expected to be up […]

Dog-Eared Review: A Deep Thing


By Melanie Tighe – Arizona author A.K. Smith’s debut novel, A Deep Thing, is an exciting page-turning tale. Part conspiracy, part love story, and all adventure, A Deep Thing is most of all, a fun read. This armchair traveler may never have the chance — nor the courage — to dive into the amazing blue […]

Male Call: 15 Dating Terms That Officially Make You A Cliché


By James Roberts – Sorry ladies, but if you’ve got any of these code words in your online dating profile, you’ve officially entered the Cliché Zone.   “Drama-free.” Along with “no drama” this is probably the #1 cliché dominating dating sites these days. You rarely hear, “Gosh I wish I had a little more drama […]

Timeless Investing Principles


By Paul Witkop – We are at a time in our life where it feels like the money that comes in seems to go out just as quickly. We are parents to three high school graduates who are furthering their education with college and graduate schools. Between higher education, food, cars and clothing, our budgets […]

Right-Size Rather Than Down-Size!


By Barbara Kaplan – Many people are becoming empty nesters or retiring and look around at the space they occupy and realize it no longer suits their needs. Less space is needed and the spaces are used differently for things like hobbies, exercise, home offices and meditation and reading rooms. Now is the time to […]

Taste All That Arizona Has To Offer


Arizona Fall Fest is November 4 The Arizona Fall Fest, a free and family-friendly celebration of all things uniquely Arizona, will be hosted at Margaret T. Hance Park in Phoenix, Saturday, November 4, from 10am–4pm. Formerly known as the Certified Local Fall Festival, this will be the 13th annual festival hosted by Local First Arizona. […]

Enchanted Pumpkin Garden Returns To Carefree


The Halloween spirit will invade the Town of Carefree for its third year in the form of whimsical pumpkin carvings from master sculptor Ray Villafane and the Villafane Studios team (www.villafanestudios.com). The Enchanted Pumpkin Garden will be woven throughout the four-acre Carefree Desert Gardens. This free admission, one-of-a-kind fall festival celebrates incredible artistry and enchantment […]