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Paradise Valley Community College receives $25,000 from Ellucian Foundation

Paradise Valley Community College has been selected as a 2023 Progress, Accomplishment, Thriving, Hope Scholarship recipient through the Ellucian Foundation. The PATH Scholarship program provided …

Water fitness classes offered at Valley of the Sun JCC in Scottsdale

The Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center in Scottsdale, 12701 N. Scottsdale Road, offers different types of water fitness classes year-round in their heated, outdoor pools. JCC classes include …

Scottsdale real estate firm hires former MLB pitcher as agent

Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty announces former professional baseball player Ian Gardeck as the newest addition to its Camelback Tower office, 6900 E. Camelback Road, suite 110. …

Scottsdale Civil War Roundtable notes meeting, speaker

The Scottsdale Civil War Roundtable will host historian Cory Pfarr 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, in the Copper Auditorium located on the lower level of the Civic Center branch of the Scottsdale Public …

Breakfast Kitchen Bar finds new home in North Scottsdale

Breakfast Kitchen Bar has unveiled its new location at 15600 N. Hayden Road, building B, extending its daily hours from 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.   "Our new North Scottsdale location is …
Holiday Dogs

Plan before getting a dog for Christmas

The image of a beautiful, perfectly coiffed puppy emerging from a box wrapped in Christmas paper to the delight of children and parents is a tempting one — and one animal experts say should be avoided.

Western Trails Ranch in Morristown, nonprofits gear up for Christmas Charity

Dillon’s Kansas City BBQ at Western Trails Ranch in Morristown and multiple local businesses are gearing up for the 4th annual A Very Merry Christmas with Santa charity event.
Health care

Free program offers help to caregivers of loved ones with dementia

Nearly a quarter of U.S. adults are part of the “Sandwich Generation,” meaning they’re simultaneously raising children and supporting their aging parents – and most of them …

Scottsdale’s HonorHealth Research Institute to offer leukemia treatment

Cancer patients whose leukemia returns after initial treatments have few options and a poor prognosis, but a first-in-Arizona clinical trial opening at HonorHealth Research Institute, 10510 N. 92nd …

PVPD: Safety tips for Thanksgiving, Black Friday

Accidents in the kitchen on Thanksgiving can land you in the emergency room, so Paradise Valley Police Department has provided safety tips to avoid some of the most common ones. Thanksgiving is …


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From making contributions to Boy Scouts of America to animal shelters, medical research and beyond, there are plenty of ways to take part in Giving Tuesday. (Submitted photo)

Make an impact this Giving Tuesday, November 28

Whether it’s your favorite animal rescue, food bank or children and family services organization, everyone has a charitable cause close to their hearts. This Giving Tuesday is a perfect time to …
Anna Thomasson (Submitted photo)

Thomasson: Our small-town charm hangs from the walls.

It seems every day we discover something special about living in the Town of Paradise Valley. Our talented PV Arts Board works hard each year to showcase the work of a local artist with a …

Connor: I do not want Paradise Valley to be covered in condos

Your article in the paper that comes once a week was very good. I am very impressed and grateful for this attention. We do not want this city becoming like any other city with condominiums and alike …

Dezelon: Something needs to be done about coyotes in our neighborhoods

The shades of grey, brown and black were simply stunning as the morning dew glistened off her coat. She stood on top of the wall that surrounds Cheney Estates with a light brown carcass in her …
John Kavanagh (Submitted photo)

Kavanagh: Arizona Families Tax Rebate is on the way

As we end a year that was economically challenging for many Arizonans, I'm writing to inform families that in the coming weeks, thousands can expect up to $750 in one-time checks and direct deposits, …
Entertainment & Things to Do
People hike on Elephant Mountain Trail at Spur Cross Ranch Conservation, Jan. 20, 2019.

Popular hiking trails in the Phoenix Valley

Hiking characterizes life in the Sonoran Desert that stretches from northwestern Mexico to part of southern California and Arizona. “I want people to appreciate how amazing this land is …
The Scottsdale Symphonic Orchestra

Scottsdale Symphonic Orchestra hosts ‘Holiday Cheer!’

The Scottsdale Symphonic Orchestra will present its first holiday performance, “Holiday Cheer!” 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10, at the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, 7380 E. 2nd St., …
A 1931 Bugatti Type 51 Dubos coupe rolls across the 360 Stage at Scottsdale Civic Center during the 2023 Arizona Concours d’Elegance.

Arizona Concours d’Elegance returns to Scottsdale Civic Center

“The Art of Automotive Design” has been chosen as the theme for the next Arizona Concours d’Elegance, set for Jan. 21, 2024, at the newly renovated Scottsdale Civic Center, 3939 N. …
Taliesin West announced the return of its biannual Discovery Day event Saturday, Dec. 9, offering visitors a discounted opportunity to dive into the realms of art, architecture and nature while exploring Frank Lloyd Wright’s winter home and studio at their own pace.

Taliesin West’s Discovery Day returns to Scottsdale

Taliesin West, 12621 N. Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd., announced the return of its biannual Discovery Day event Saturday, Dec. 9, offering visitors a discounted opportunity to dive into the realms of art, …

Scottsdale church slates holiday events

North Scottsdale United Methodist Church, 11735 N. Scottsdale Road, is hosting a Christmas cantata and reception 10 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 17. The Chancel Choir's presentation of "The Christmas …

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