Scottsdale Quarter Ushers in the Holiday Season with Santa Social Nov. 24


Scottsdale Quarter, an open-air shopping destination with more than 75 popular retail and dining choices, will usher in the holiday season with The Santa Social, its highly-anticipated holiday kick-off event Saturday, Nov. 24, from 10am–8pm, in The Quad. The event, now in its seventh year, will feature a day of festive, family-friendly activities, including photos […]

Cave Creek Cares Event to Benefit Family of Alex Marquez


The Cave Creek community is coming together Saturday, Nov. 17, for a fundraiser to support the family of Alex Marquez who passed away Oct. 25. On Oct. 12, Marquez was helping his brother Carlos, who is chef and owner of Indigo Crow, prepare for The Taste of Cave Creek. An unfortunate accident occurred in the […]

A Musical and Magical Fall Festival Under the Stars in Cave Creek


Enjoy the start to the holidays with some good music, magic and fun.  Las Tiendas in Cave Creek is celebrating the season at its Fall Festival Saturday, Nov. 17, from 5–8pm.  Start by trying one of Bryan’s BBQ’s famous smoked turkey legs, just grab and go, along with so many other BBQ treats. Then stroll […]

American Legion Post 34 to Host Annual Festival


American Post 34 in Cave Creek will host its annual arts and crafts and bake sale Saturday, Nov. 17, from 10am–3pm. The arts and craft fairs and bake sale, which is sponsored by the Legion’s Ladies Auxiliary, will feature 17 vendors, all of whom will provide raffle items to add to the fun. The event […]

Dutch Bros to Support California Wildfire Relief Efforts


All Dutch Bros locations in seven states will join together beginning Tuesday, Nov. 13, to raise funds for California wildfire relief efforts. From Nov. 13 through Monday, Nov. 19, each of Dutch Bros’ 325+ stores will offer customers the chance to make donations at the window. Dutch Bros will match donations up to $150,000. “The […]

Foothills Food Bank in Need of Frozen Turkeys


The Foothills Food Bank & Resource Center is seeking the public’s support in garnering frozen turkeys for Thanksgiving and Christmas. According to Pam DiPietro, executive director for Foothills Food Bank, the food bank is in desperate need of frozen turkeys to help those in need this holiday season. “We need turkeys so we can help […]

PVSchools to Hold ‘Volunteer in Paradise’ Orientation


The Paradise Valley Unified School District (PVSchools) continues its search for community members to join the Volunteer in Paradise (VIP) program. The district is looking for dedicated, high-quality volunteers seeking meaningful opportunities to make a difference. Volunteer tutors are needed in all subject areas in kindergarten through grade 6, and the VIP program matches community […]

Phoenix Announces Denise Archibald as New City Clerk


Phoenix City Manager Ed Zuercher named Denise Archibald City Clerk in late October. She will oversee a $6.7 million budget and 54 staff members, providing access to information on matters of public interest throughout the organization. Archibald joined the city in December 2004, where she has worked for the last several years in the City […]

Work Begins This Winter to Repair High-Profile Scottsdale Bridges


Work will begin this winter to repair Scottsdale’s Drinkwater Boulevard underpass and 68th Street bridge. Emergency funding to repair the damaged infrastructure was approved by theScottsdale City Council Oct. 16. Portions of both bridges were closed earlier this year due to structural concerns found during inspections. The money to pay for repairs will come primarily […]

Bob Boze Bell Presents Latest Book at Bryan’s Barbecue Nov. 8


Bob Boze Bell is an outrageous Arizona historian of the Wild West, artist/illustrator and one of the greatest story tellers of western history and can captivate an audience as fast as one of his “Daily Whip Out” drawings. Talking to Bell has been described as “channeling the old west in mind, body and spirit.” Now […]