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About Scottsdale Living

Scottsdale Living is the preeminent publication for the dynamic, affluent, Scottsdale resident. The semiannual Best of Scottsdale is the must-keep issue packed with everything you need to live beautifully... home, health, fashion, beauty, food, fitness and more! Our editorial staff reviews hundreds of businesses and products and selects and features only the finest in spring and fall issues.

Swim safety tips as temps reach triple digits

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The temperature officially hit 100 degrees, which means swim season is officially underway. But what many parents don’t realize is that a lot of pediatric dental emergencies can happen near the swimming pool. In fact, some of the most common injuries occur when kids misjudge distance when jumping in the pool and hit their mouth… Read More →

Pieceful Solutions hosts camps for autistic kids

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Summer’s almost here, and Pieceful Solutions will host a summer camp for school-aged children, especially for those on the autism spectrum who seek structure and routine. Pieceful Solutions, which operates three East Valley schools for students on the autism spectrum, is holding “Camp Discovery 2016” Summer Camps to help children and teens enjoy their time off from… Read More →

Scottsdale will celebrate inaugural Golf Week

Troon North Golf Club. Photo: Troon North

You’ve heard of Restaurant Week, and now Scottsdale, coined “The World’s Finest Golf Destination,” will apply the same award-winning formula to golf. Scottsdale Golf Week will take place Dec. 5-11, and will commemorate the game’s star-studded legacy in the destination by offering visitors special pricing, offers and vacation packages at dozens of the most celebrated… Read More →

SottoPelle earns honor for hormone therapy

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Ranking Arizona lists the best businesses in Arizona and has recently announced that SottoPelle® earned the No. 1 spot among Hormone Therapy Clinics in Arizona in its 2016 edition. The selection process was based on various criterion.  “The companies that are voted into the Top 10 are those companies whose customers and clients vote as the best… Read More →

The next generation of Contour launches in Arizona

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After the successful completion of customer and employee trials, today, Cox Communications announced the launch of Contour 2 to its customers in Arizona. The new Contour is the latest version of Cox’s premier video product that leverages the X1 platform from Comcast. In addition to the television, the cloud-based interface will be available on a… Read More →

Scottsdale Desert Stages plans capital campaign

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Scottsdale Desert Stages Theatre, the award-winning, non-profit performing arts theatre in Old Town Scottsdale, has launched a Next Stage capital campaign in support of their upcoming move. Following 11 years in their current location on Scottsdale Road, Desert Stages will move to their new theatre space, previously occupied by Harkins Theatres within Scottsdale Fashion Square,… Read More →

Top artists earn 2016 Governor’s Arts Awards

Governor's Arts Awards

Artists Annie Lopez of Phoenix, Susan Gamble of Tucson and Joseph Maniglia of Flagstaff received individual awards at the 2016 Governor’s Arts Awards at the Sheraton Phoenix Downtown Hotel. The Museum of Northern Arizona won the Community Award and Canyon Records and APS took home the small and large businesses of the year awards respectively. In… Read More →

Fogo de Chão launches spring group dining offer

Fogo de Chao Tableside Gauchos

Guests who book a party of 15 or more will be eligible to receive a $100 dining card for lunch reservations or $150 dining card for dinner reservations to be used on their next visit to Fogo de Chão, starting March 7. Reservations must be made between March 7 and April 30, for an event… Read More →

Pitchfork Aquatics opening features Michael Phelps

Michael Phelps

Gold-medalist and Olympian Michael Phelps will make an appearance at the Pitchfork Aquatics Swim School Grand Opening on Saturday, March 12. The Open House events will occur from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the ASU Polytechnic Sun Devil Fitness Complex, and from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the ASU West campus Sun Devil Fitness Complex. The… Read More →

Science, football and dessert collide at Creamistry

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Liquid nitrogen freezes milk crystals at -321 degrees Fahrenheit creating the most indulgent and creamy ice cream possible—and this scientific feat will happen daily at the Valley’s newest ice cream shop, Creamistry, set to open three locations over the next few months. Two valley entrepreneurs, former Arizona Cardinal and co-founder of Impact Church Andre Wadsworth… Read More →

Top 10 superfoods to enjoy before spring arrives

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For those in search of healthy, seasonal food for the New Year, there are plenty of options to be enjoyed. Many superfoods remain in-season, and in most cases generate their most vibrant crops throughout the colder months. Fogo de Chão, the internationally-renowned Southern Brazilian Steakhouse, breaks down its Top-10 Superfoods found on their Market Table,… Read More →

Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market adds dates

Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market

After welcoming a record 35,000 people to Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market in 2015, the Scottsdale-based market is announcing expansion plans for 2016. Vintage, antique and handmade shoppers across the Southwest will no doubt celebrate the growth of this unique weekend shopping experience. Market enthusiasts will enjoy an additional day to check out the event… Read More →

San Francisco Giants race benefits Charros

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The San Francisco Giants have partnered with Scottsdale Charros as the beneficiary of its annual fun run/walk this March. Scottsdale is home-away-from-home for the Major League Baseball team, which spends its Spring Training season competing around Phoenix Metro. To get fans pumped for the ballgames, the team will host the Giant Race AZ on Saturday,… Read More →

Crab & Mermaid Fish Shop opens March 19

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Square One Concepts continues to expand this spring with the opening of its newest concept Crab & Mermaid Fish Shop, Sat., March 19, delivering a casual seafood dining experience to hundreds of thousands of residents and visitors in Old Town Scottsdale. Square One Concepts also has a new chef, Isaac Carter, perhaps best known for his 12 years… Read More →

Scottsdale Fashion Week announces brands and designers

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Scottsdale Fashion Week presented by Purely Sedona announces the schedule of fashion shows and designers for the runway event taking place March 3-5 in Scottsdale. Scottsdale Fashion Week (SFW) will commence with a runway show in the showroom of Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale on Thursday, March 3 at 7:30 p.m. with clothing provided by designer to… Read More →