The cure for blood cancer looks exactly like you.Hadley Mercer is 8 months old and the happiest baby you'll ever meet. On December 6, 2013, she was diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML). Due to chromosomal abnormalities and lack of response to traditional chemotherapy, Hadley needs a bone marrow transplant to save her life. The little fighter is strong, and with a bone marrow transplant, she can continue her fight! » Read More
Whether you're looking to jump over that fitness "hurdle" and find a personal trainer or add a few group fitness classes to your routine, Valley of the Sun YMCA is the perfect place for you and your entire family. » Read More
How do you choose a repair facility? If you're like most people, you want to build a relationship with a dependable repair facility that provides superior quality automotive maintenance and repair services in a friendly environment. You want hard working, highly trained professionals who will get your vehicle back to you in a timely fashion. You want a facility that can help you customize your ride to make it truely unique. You Want Rory's Airpark AutoTEK in Scottsdale! » Read More
For more than 15 years, Nick's Italian Restaurant has been a favorite of North Scottsdale residents. Whether you're in the mood for veal, fish, pasta, or pizza, Nick's has something for everyone. » Read More
In a sea of sandwich shops, Capriotti's Signature Sandwiches really stand out as exceptional. Capriotti's employs the same methods that made them famous for over 30 years with a full menu of sandwiches - each made-to-order with fresh roasted pulled turkey, same-day prepared meats, vegetables, and breads sourced by local providers to ensure the freshest product. » Read More
18° Neighborhood Grill is an exciting, family friendly sports bar & grill located inside the Ice Den which nicely fills a niche in the community for a family-friendly restaurant serving high-quality food at moderate prices. With over 20 large screen TV's, a view of the Ice Rink and a made from scratch menu featuring house ground burgers, pizzas, kids menu, and daily food specials, every member of the family will have a great experience. » Read More
CitiesPlanet.com today announced a major development and marketing deal with eMall.CA, owner of over 7,000 .CA domain names. The deal specifically includes 42 geo-related sites, and expands CitiesPlanet’s portfolio to now feature the Canadian .CA extension, and will include country domains in addition to City.CA domains.The partnership will bring CitiesPlanet managed brands to over 100 Online Properties » Read More
Offering a modern and fresh take on Phoenix fare in a fun and festive atmosphere, Modern Margarita is the go-to restaurant in CityNorth in Phoenix. With an upscale, Mexican menu in a relaxed bistro setting, it is the perfect place to go for a great meal or after-work drinks. » Read More
Comfort food....delicous homestyle food that satisfies more than just your belly. Perhaps it means different things to different people, but when it comes to comfort food, nothing beats thequality and consistancy of recipes developed over years of experience That's something that Miracle Mile Delicatessan in Scottsdale knows all about! No matter what type of comfort food you're looking for, you'll be satisfied. » Read More
Are you committed to eating a fresher and healther diet? There is nothing healthier than selecting from over 80 fresh, delicious ingredients like crisp vegetables and lean meats and having them flash grilled before your eyes. » Read More
This week's LunchClub Featured Restaurant is El Hefe “Super Macho Taqueria” in Old Town Scottsdale. When you visit El Hefe, prepare your taste buds for a culinary treat! El Hefe is dishing up incredible, traditional Mexican street food in a super cool Retro-Hip atmosphere. You have GOT to check it out! » Read More
The Miracle Mile Deli has been serving quality food throughout the Valley for Over 60 Years! Their specialty foods and famous Pastrami have earned them their reputation as the Valley's Best Deli and their spot as LunchClub.com's Restaurant of the Week! » Read More
Scottsdale is a very young, wealthy and vibrant city. Separated into four major areas, the Central area, Northern, Downtown and South, there is always something going on in dining, drinking, culture and events. You might want to mark some of these destinations on your Scottsdale events calendar. » Read More
Scottsdale plan addresses attendance issues, surplus classrooms
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 03/10/14 03:30:09 PM
The Scottsdale Unified School District unveiled a long-range plan last week to draw new students at the same time it deals with its surplus of empty space -- and more school closings could be part of that.
The elaborate proposal involves new programs at some schools and a lot of moving around, as well as some details on potential renovations if voters approve a bond next year.
Fountain Hills Town Council to hear Adero Canyon plans
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 03/10/14 03:30:08 PM
A proposed residential project dating 15 years will be considered next month by the Fountain Hills Town Council, bringing with it opposition mostly from Scottsdale residents.
At its April 17 meeting, the council tentatively is set to consider MCO Properties' requests for Adero Canyon, a 431-acre residential project it wants to build at the end of Eagle Ridge Drive. The project originally was the Eagle Ridge North subdivision.
Scottsdale woman assaulted in her apartment
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 03/10/14 01:15:08 PM
Scottsdale police are searching for a man who sexually assaulted a woman inside a Scottsdale apartment last week.
The attacked occurred inside an apartment about 1:30 p.m. March 7 in the 1500 block of East Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard.
Scottsdale's Museum of the West on track to open before 2015 Super Bowl
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 03/10/14 01:00:08 PM
More details have emerged about the Scottsdale Museum of the West, which is set to open in December in the city's downtown arts district.
The publicly funded museum, with an estimated construction cost of $11.4 million, is being built at the northwestern corner of Marshall Way and First Street.
Paradise Valley braces for loss of a revenue stream
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 03/10/14 09:45:08 AM
Changes in the way a specialty construction-sales tax is levied will affect Paradise Valley's future operating revenue, officials say.
A tax-reform bill approved by the Arizona Legislature last year that changes the way construction materials are taxed will eliminate an annual revenue stream of $500,000, officials say.
3 on council lead committee to remake Carefree town core
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 03/10/14 09:15:09 AM
Carefree leaders have formed an economic development committee to help advance an effort to create a vibrant, village-like atmosphere in its town center.
Council members Melissa Price, John Crane and Mike Farrar will serve on the committee that will include town-center landlords, business owners and citizens.
Cave Creek denies library funding request
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 03/10/14 09:00:10 AM
The Cave Creek Town Council denied a $10,000 contract with Desert Foothills Library for community services.
The organization has more than $2 million in capital reserves and some council members felt taxpayer money should go to organizations in greater need.
Developer proposes new additions to Scottsdale Quarter
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 03/10/14 08:30:08 AM
Glimcher Realty Trust has submitted plans for the next phase of Scottsdale Quarter.
The proposed building, at Butherus Drive and 73rd Street,would have 30,000 square feet of retail, topped by office space. The building would be six stories tall with an integrated garage.
Scottsdale accident between cab, pedestrian kills 1
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 03/09/14 07:15:10 PM
A man was killed early Sunday morning in Scottsdale after he was struck by a cab while crossing the street, police said.
The 45-year-old man had left a restaurant on Scottsdale Road north of McDowell Road and was crossing Scottsdale midblock, not in a crosswalk, when he was hit by a Yellow Cab that was driving north, Scottsdale Police Department spokesman Officer David Pubins said.
Trial set for Scottsdale surgeon accused of stealing cocaine
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 03/07/14 02:45:08 PM
An April 21 trial has been scheduled for a plastic surgeon accused of breaking into a Scottsdale medical office to steal medicinal cocaine.
Dr. Paul Kenneth Holden has pleaded not guilty to a felony burglary charge.
Michelle Hoffman review: Great performances, tight script in 'Last Romance'
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 03/07/14 08:30:08 AM
"Ah, it's so real," an audience member remarked when the house lights went up at intermission for the romantic comedy, "The Last Romance."
Indeed. Playwright Joe DiPietro ("I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change" and "Over the River and Through the Woods") has a knack for mining the minutiae of life and turning it into compelling and utterly relatable theater.
Scottsdale gallery owner raising funds to save son
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 03/07/14 08:00:08 AM
Submitted by Rhonda S. Verona of R.S.V.P. and Associates:
We have all heard and perhaps repeated the concept that "a mother's love has no bounds."
Scottsdale residential projects to begin to spring up near Valley Ho
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 03/07/14 07:45:09 AM
Multiple residential projects will be under construction this year in the area surrounding downtown Scottsdale's historic Hotel Valley Ho.
The latest project is First Avenue Townhomes, to be built at the southeastern corner of 69th Street and First Avenue. The residential project includes six two-story units.
Fountain Hills independents must request ballot
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 03/07/14 07:45:08 AM
Mail-ballot-only elections for Fountain Hills mayor and Town Council will take place later this year but registered voters not affiliated with a party won't automatically receive a ballot for the primary.
The primary election is scheduled for Aug. 26 and the general election will take place Nov. 4. Current terms expire at the end of this year for Mayor Linda Kavanagh and council members Ginny Dickey, Tait Elkie and Henry Leger.
Scottsdale, city employees will pay more for health insurance
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 03/06/14 03:15:09 PM
Scottsdale and its employees will pay more for health insurance starting this summer.
The Scottsdale City Council on March 4 backed a consultant's plan to raise health-insurance rates by 3.3 percent.