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All-day happy hour at North

All-day happy hour at North

Summer is in full swing and neighborhood eatery, North Italia, is making these sunny days even sweeter with the launch of its all day happy..

Support group for senior hoarders

Support group for senior hoarders

Registration is now open for Area Agency on Aging hoarding therapy groups for Maricopa County residents 60 and older challenged by..

Writers group marks 91 years in Phoenix

Writers group marks 91 years in Phoenix

Wordsmiths have been gathering at the Phoenix Writers Club since 1926, when a feisty group of newspaper women weren’t allowed to join the..

Stuffed pets bring ‘Sunshine’ to seniors

Stuffed pets bring ‘Sunshine’ to seniors

A local senior living community is taking a big part of childhood and turning it on its head, as its residents rediscover the soothing..

Programs for living healthy

Programs for living healthy

The Sunnyslope Senior Center, 802 E. Vogel Ave., wants to help its members stay healthy and happy. This month, enjoy a free program on the..

Teachers volunteer in team-building effort

Teachers volunteer in team-building effort

A non-traditional team building experience prepared Madison Heights Elementary School for the start of the 2017-2018 semester in early..

City is recruiting fire dispatchers

City is recruiting fire dispatchers

The Phoenix Regional Dispatch Center is recruiting for Fire Emergency Dispatchers. This will be an on-going recruitment process...

Volunteers sought to install smoke alarms

Volunteers sought to install smoke alarms

The American Red Cross is seeking volunteers to help with next month’s Sound the Alarm campaign, where an anticipated 1,000 free smoke..

Safety Fair just for seniors

Safety Fair just for seniors

A “Senior Safety Fair” will be held at Devonshire Senior Center, 2802 E. Devonshire Ave., from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Friday, Sept. 8. The..

‘Find Your Nose’ Kids Book Party

‘Find Your Nose’ Kids Book Party

Families are invited to the launch of award-winning author Rodo Sofranac’s sixth educational, colorful, and fun children’s book,..

School Briefs

School Briefs

Glendale Union High School District DeBusk honored for leadership Jim DeBusk, Washington High School’s Choir director, has been awarded..

The Vig donates to local school

The Vig donates to local school

The Vig gives back to community elementary, middle and high schools with its “The Vig Gives” campaign through the month of September...

Twisted Grove opens second location

Twisted Grove opens second location

The Biltmore neighborhood has gotten a little “Twisted” with the arrival of Common Ground Culinary’s Twisted Grove Parlor & Bar,..

Anticipating threats from the environment

Anticipating threats from the environment

How should communities build resilience for dealing with weather and climate-related hazards in the coming decades? The Arizona Science..

Great American Seed-Up returns for full weekend

Great American Seed-Up returns for full weekend

The Great American Seed Up is once again setting up shop in Phoenix. After three very successful showings in previous years, the..

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