Mayor Proclaims March 10 ‘Junior Citizen Science Day’ In Scottsdale


At a City Council meeting March 7, Mayor W.J. “Jim” Lane proclaimed March 10, 2017 “Junior Citizen Science Day” in Scottsdale. The proclamation cited the many benefits of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education and the impact of the McDowell Sonoran Conservancy’s Junior Citizen Science Festival. The Festival will be held from 9am-2pm Friday, […]

Scottsdale Students Make Valentine’s Day Cards For Homeless Veterans


Seventh graders at St. John XXIII Catholic School put their hearts into creating homemade Valentine’s Day cards for the veterans at Catholic Charities’ MANA House. The MANA House veterans are men who have experienced homelessness and usually lack any strong family ties or emotional support. The Valentine’s Day cards came at a time when many found […]

Modern Acupuncture Franchise Opens In Scottsdale


Modern Acupuncture, a new franchise concept transforming the alternative medicine market and acupuncture industry, announced last month its first location and that six regional developer licenses have been awarded or are already pending across the U.S. Created by several of the key leaders who built and grew The Joint Corp., franchisor of The Joint Chiropractic, Modern Acupuncture […]

Tranquility Trail Animal Sanctuary In Danger Of Closing


Tranquility Trail Animal Sanctuary is searching for a new location. The Scottsdale facility not only provides shelter to the third most surrendered animal (rabbits), they are a cornerstone to something much larger by providing volunteer and educational opportunities to all ages. The sanctuary’s educational youth programs offer an opportunity to teach children about leadership, kindness, compassion […]

CCUSD To Raise Primary Property Taxes – Public Hearing To Be Held June 28


Cave Creek Unified School District (CCUSD) is notifying its property taxpayers of the District’s intention to raise its primary property taxes over the current level to pay for increased expenditures in those areas where the Governing Board has the authority to increase property taxes for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2016.  The Cave Creek Unified […]

Natural Grocers To Open Two New Stores May 31


Natural Grocers, a specialty retailer of organic and natural groceries, body care and dietary supplements, is opening two new stores in both Phoenix and Chandler on Tuesday, May 31. In celebration of the grand openings, Natural Grocers will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony at each location at 7:55am and will then distribute mystery gift cards to the first 50 […]

Keep Your Cool At Jurlique Spa


Jurlique Spa at FireSky Resort & Spa offers a new Coconut Cooler treatment that begins with a cooling 30-minute coconut milk bath in one of the spa’s signature copper soaking tubs, featured in each treatment room, to sooth and nourish the skin after a day spent in the dry heat and hot Arizona sun. Post […]

Northeast Valley Teens Strike Gold With Girl Scouts


The Girl Scouts – Arizona Cactus-Pine Council announced that seven Northeast Valley teens have been honored with the highest award in Girl Scouting: The Gold Award. According to Tamara Woodbury, CEO of Girl Scouts – Arizona Cactus-Pine Council, 2016 is extra-special as the Girl Scouts are celebrating the milestone 100th Anniversary of the Gold Award. […]

MAD Greens Is Hiring In North Scottsdale


Set to open in late June and specializing in made-to-order salads, paninis, wraps and soups, MAD Greens is looking to hire 40 team members at its new North Scottsdale location. So what kind of people is MAD Greens looking for, and what makes it such a great place to work? According to CEO, Darden Coors, “At MAD […]

Help Scottsdale Seniors Beat The Heat


Signature Flight Support, Go Rentals and other airport/airpark tenants are joining efforts to help seniors in the Scottsdale community. The Beat the Heat program serves low-income, home-bound, isolated seniors in Scottsdale by delivering care packages in late June. Residents’ generous donations, no matter how large or small it may be, will bring relief to a […]