Komen Arizona To Cease Operations July 31 — October Phoenix Race for the Cure Event Canceled


Susan G. Komen Arizona announced June 21 its decision to cease operations effective July 31, 2017. Consequently, the Phoenix Race for the Cure event, previously scheduled for October, has been canceled.  Local organizations that were selected for Komen grants in March will be funded through March 31, 2018. In addition, despite the closure of the […]

J. Levine To Auction Rare, Lost Jackson Pollock Painting


A rare, lost Jackson Pollock painting is going up for auction Tuesday, June 20, at J. Levine Auction & Appraisal after the Scottsdale-based auction house spent nearly 18 months and tens of thousands of dollars researching and authenticating the forensics and ownership history. Online bidding is available now, with live bidding slated to begin at […]

New Art Exhibit Exposes The Scars Of PTSD


A new art exhibit, “PTSD, The Invisible Scar,” focuses on veterans who have been diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder, PTSD. Created by Christopher Oshana, the photographic and video graphic documentary project invites the viewer to look beyond the facades and inside the private lives of just a few veterans who suffer from PTSD. “As a […]

Humanity 101 In Action: Outreach To Individuals Experiencing Homelessness


One of several Arizona State University initiatives, Project Humanities engages in a year-round community service project with an adult homeless population in downtown Phoenix. Every other Saturday, for the past three years, intergenerational volunteers from across the Valley gather at South 12th Avenue on the sidewalk area between West Jefferson Street and West Madison Street […]

Valley Chefs Join Together To Raise Funds For A Fellow Chef


In a rally cry to support one of their own, the “Arizona Seven” are reuniting for the 7 Chef Fund Up, a pair of communal dining events hosted in support of fellow chef Kelly Fletcher (formerly of House of Tricks, Zen Culinary).  Fletcher recently fell seriously ill to a life-threatening infection that spread throughout his body, […]

BabyFace LLC Offers Aquagold Fine Touch Microchanneling Technology


Leigh Asher, RN, MA, MEP-c, a certified medical esthetics nurse specialist for 14 years, is one of the first Arizona experts to offer Aquagold fine touch microchanneling technology. Asher owns BabyFace LLC, which is located at 8888 East Pinnacle Peak Road, Suite 20, in Scottsdale. According to Asher, Aquagold fine touch is a revolutionary skin […]

Enjoy Yoga in the Gardens In Carefree


The Town of Carefree and the Desert Foothills Family YMCA offer a free, community yoga class, “Yoga in the Gardens,” on Mondays this month from 9-10am. Held in the Carefree Desert Gardens, underneath the Carefree Sundial, this free, all levels class will explore yoga movement with the added beauty of Black Mountain and the sounds […]

Asset Protection For Your Children’s Inheritance


– By Libby Banks, The Law Office of Libby Banks, PLLC The revocable living trust is a great estate planning tool that can provide asset protection for your heirs. How? By passing your assets to your beneficiaries in an irrevocable trust. With a trust, the children receive income for their health, education, maintenance and support. But […]

The Horny Toad’s ‘Rock the Toad’ Announces Performers


The Horny Toad, Cave Creek’s oldest originally owned restaurant, will host an entertainment-filled, family-friendly day known as Rock the Toad Saturday, April 22, from 10am-3:30pm. The fun kicks off with music by the teen Rock the District program. Admission to the event is free. The gifted young performers who will entertain residents and visitors with […]

Spa Casitas And Suites Renovation Caps Multi-Year Enhancement At Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort & Spa


Two-million-dollar refresh follows 2016 opening of Spa House, 2015 Mountain Casita redesign The early 2017 unveiling of $2 million in renovations to its Spa Casitas and Spa Suites completes a comprehensive, two-year capital investment at Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort & Spa. Conducted in three stages, the campaign also saw the 2016 introduction of Spa […]