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
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
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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
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 Fire Department collecting Toys for Tots
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 12/05/13 12:15:09 PM
The Scottsdale Fire Department's annual Toys for Tots drive will run through Tuesday, Dec. 24.
This year, Scottsdale Fire is requesting more gifts for middle- and high-school-age youths.
Scottsdale plans second New York City advertising campaign
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 12/05/13 10:45:08 AM
Hundreds of thousands of football fans descending upon the New York City area for February's Super Bowl could catch a glimpse of Scottsdale as they ride the busiest subway system in the country.
The Scottsdale Convention and Visitors Bureau, the tourism marketing agency for Scottsdale and Paradise Valley, plans to unveil subway "wraps" for a second year in New York City, as well as similar advertising in Chicago.
12 more energy-efficient homes planned for DC Ranch in Scottsdale
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 12/05/13 10:30:15 AM
Cypress Development has broken ground on the second phase of Sterling at Silverleaf, featuring 12 homes priced from $2.2 million to the private golf community of Silverleaf at DC Ranch in Scottsdale.
The homes will be built to the same gold-level LEED-certified standards as the sold-out first phase of 16 villas.
Scottsdale won't let planned downtown nightclub open
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 12/05/13 10:30:11 AM
Scottsdale officials recently stopped the opening of an after-hours nightclub in the location that formerly housed Barney's Boathouse restaurant and bar in downtown's entertainment district.
In August 2011, the City Council recommended the Arizona Department of Liquor Licenses and Control approve a Series 6 liquor license for owner Chris Barnett to open the venue at 7341 E. Sixth Ave. Barnett told the council that he planned to operate the business as a family restaurant, not a bar or nightclub.
1 man dead following confrontation with Scottsdale police
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 12/05/13 08:30:08 AM
A man is dead following a confrontation with police inside a Scottsdale home late Wednesday.
Sgt. Mark Clark, a Scottsdale police spokesman, said it wasn't immediately clear if the fatal gunshot was self-inflicted or from an officer's gun.
Fountain Hills looking into damage from fuel spill
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 12/04/13 09:15:09 AM
A Nov. 17 fuel-truck spill in Fountain Hills has prompted ongoing cleanup efforts and discussion regarding the scope of contamination and remediation.
At its meeting Thursday, Dec. 5, the Town Council will receive an update and give possible direction regarding the incident, in which a ruptured United Petroleum Transports tanker spilled 2,300 gallons of gasoline at the drive-through between a McDonald's and Senor Taco, near Shea and Saguaro boulevards.
Paradise Valley begins process of updating wastewater fees
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 12/04/13 09:15:08 AM
Paradise Valley is beginning the process of updating its wastewater fee.
Finance Director Scott McCarty said the town has commissioned a study focused on its sewer service area intended to protect current customers from paying costs for system infrastructure that does not benefit them, and to cover the cost of future development.
Saguaro, Salt River girls have high basketball hopes
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 12/04/13 09:00:16 AM
With only two seniors last season, not many people were picking Scottsdale Saguaro's girls basketball team to win a state championship.
But after grabbing a No. 8 seed in the Division II tournament, that's exactly what it did, upsetting top seed Prescott Valley Bradshaw Mountain in the quarterfinals and beating No. 6 Tucson Flowing Wells 49-38 in the final for the title.
Scottsdale council approves 3 new housing developments
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 12/04/13 08:45:08 AM
The Scottsdale City Council has approved three new housing developments, two near the Boulders Resort and one in the East Shea Boulevard corridor.
The three are called Boulders Villas, Hawknest, and Scottsdale Mountain Villas.
Luminaria Run moves to Cave Creek Regional Park
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 12/04/13 08:15:16 AM
Runners in this year's Cave Creek Luminaria Run in the Northeast Valley will get to experience the upper Sonoran Desert from a different perspective.
This year's candlelit race will move to the hills and mountains of Cave Creek Regional Park.
Aspiring fashion designers get boost from Phoenix programs
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 12/04/13 08:15:15 AM
Producing T-shirts bearing slogans such as "Chillionaire" and "Work Hard, Love Hard," Scottsdale's Michael Poulos hopes that his beach clothing line will inspire others to live their dreams.
Poulos has made his company, Living Dreams, his top priority since June 2012, when Phoenix Fashion Week's incubator for designers accepted him into the program. The program connected him with four months of fashion shows, media exposure and lessons in marketing.
SF Giants players released from Scottsdale hospital
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 12/03/13 04:30:08 PM
San Francisco Giants minor league players involved in a crash Tuesday morning in Scottsdale were released from the hospital, officials said.
The two-car collision on Scottsdale Road sent five players to the hospital for minor injuries Tuesday morning, said Staci Slaughter, spokeswoman for the San Francisco Giants.
Film studies program sets students for competitive careers
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 12/03/13 03:30:11 PM
Submitted by Jonathan Higuera, communications coordinator at Scottsdale Community College.
Students attending the Film School at Scottsdale Community College may come with visions of being the next Steven Spielberg or Martin Scorsese, but the program emphasizes the discipline, skills and professionalism needed to make a living in the highly competitive film industry.
Scottsdale fund-raiser supports victims of domestic violence
Source: AZCentral.com / Received: 12/03/13 03:15:10 PM
The Arizona South Asians For Safe Families (ASAFSF), an all-volunteer, non-profit organization that supports victims of domestic violence in the South Asian community, is hosting a gala at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the Kerr Cultural Center in Scottsdale. The purpose is to raise funds for its Shakti Fund.The keynote address will be delivered by motivational speaker Ann (Anindita) Mukherjee, a senior vice president and chief marketing officer with Frito-Lay North America, who is visiting from Dallas. Mukerjee also serves as honorary chairwoman of Chetna, a non-profit in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, also dedicated to helping South Asian women overcome domestic violence.