Keyword: gifts

Chandler's Banner facility seeks volunteers

If you are looking to help your community and make a difference in the lives of patients, Banner Ocotillo Medical Center invites you to come and volunteer. Volunteering at Banner Ocotillo is an …

Fox Restaurants join Postino at Peoria Sports Complex

A developer has secured two “premier, chef-driven” restaurants planned for the ambitious Stadium Point project adjacent to Peoria Sports Complex.

CUSD robotics team gets award at 2023 Worlds

A team of Chandler Unified students was the only Arizona elementary squad to take home an award from the recent 2023 VEX IQ Robotics World Championship competition in Dallas, Texas. Team 4751Y, …

This Mother’s Day, think outside the box

Comfy slippers or a warm robe are likely to go far with the mother in your life this Mother’s Day. But what if your mother has everything? What makes a thoughtful gift? Well, there happen …

Dysart Schools nurture gifted students in Surprise

More than 875 gifted students currently attend school within the district.

Scottsdale students donate $500 in gift cards to Child …

Students at Camelback Desert School in Scottsdale recently donated $500 in gift cards to Child Crisis Arizona. 

Arizona Helping Hands receives donation from …

International School of Arizona’s Student Council, made up of 10 current ISA students and led by Susan Butler, is no stranger when it comes to giving in the community. 

Chandler-based Intel employees collect 1,300 gifts for …

Intel employees in Chandler are spreading holiday cheer to Valley children, seniors and families in need through their annual “Holiday Donation Drive and Holiday Ride for Youth.” More …

Fountain Hills Theater announces its holiday program

Fountain Hills Theater presents its holiday musical, “The Quiltmaker’s Gift,” from Dec. 2 through Dec. 18.

Donate gifts to childhood cancer warrior families for …

Amanda Hope Rainbow Angels seeks individuals or groups of people, smalls businesses or corporations to sponsor a childhood cancer warrior family for the holidays. Whether through the full $1,000 …

Arizona Helping Hands made recipient for holiday gift …

The Brokery is hosting a weekend full of holiday events the first weekend of December, including a gift drive for Arizona Helping Hands.

Operation Christmas Child drop-off opens Nov. 14

More than 4,500 locations will open to collect Operation Christmas Child shoebox gifts for the Samaritan’s Purse project, including four locations close to Scottsdale.

Operation Christmas Child recipient comes to speak at …

Operation Christmas Child, a project of international, Christian relief organization Samaritan’s Purse, delivers gift-filled shoe boxes to millions of children in need each year; and for over 20 years, Scottsdale families have packed shoebox gifts for boys and girls around the world.

Downtown Glendale merchants spar with city over Murphy …

The fate of downtown Glendale’s more than 100-year-old Murphy Park — and its more than 100 trees — is stirring emotions as the city’s upcoming $70 million downtown renovation approaches.

Peoria to pay $356,000 in gift clause case

The city of Peoria will have to pay about $356,000 in attorney and associated fees as a result of the Arizona Supreme Court’s judgment on a case stating the city violated the gift clause in giving Huntington University and its landlord incentives to locate in the P83 Entertainment District.

Rookhuyzen: Gift cards are the worst; consider these …

We don’t want to alarm anyone, but Christmas is a week away. If you still have people to shop for but are running low on ideas, maybe we can help.

Christmas 2020 Boomer Gift Guide

Ready or not, the Christmas shopping season is in full swing.

M is for the many things you can get mom for …

By Pat Woods Special to Independent Newsmedia Spring flowers are blooming, and ads for Mother’s Day May 12 are on TV and in newspapers. Expect a repeat for Father’s Day, June 16. Stumped by …

Stop into The Speakeasy to contribute

By Jamie Brayden-Simpson / special to Independent Newsmedia In February 2003, my granddaughter was hit by a car and killed. She had just turned 8 years old on Dec. 24th, 2002. She was my …