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Tilted Kilt launches a battle of the burgers

Banger Burger, paired with the Fire Scotch drink.

While the nation’s favorite NFL and college teams will be battling it out on the field this fall to show who’s best, Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery, a sports bar that pays homage to the old public houses of America, England, Scotland and Ireland, is gearing up for its own battle with the launch of… Read More →

Glendale-based AVANA Capital helps create new hotel in Ohio

From Centre Park Holiday Inn Event Center's Facebook page.

When an innovative commercial real estate mortgage lender joins forces with a respected leader in hotel management and development, progress happens and a community wins. AVANA Capital and Middletown Hotel Management (MHM) have brought to fruition a hotel and event center that will be an anchor for the township and a Butler County tourism draw… Read More →

Timberlake and McCartney in one week + more things to do

Justin Timberlake

It’s gonna be a hot week — and we’re not just talking about global warming’s effects on our sweltering desert. Two of our biggest musical heartthrobs are in town this week: Justin Timberlake and Paul McCartney. Plus, there will be some serious grape stomping and theatrical Tombstone shenanigans to get in on! 8/9: Justin Timberlake… Read More →

Hybrid workout at The Village kicks yoga into high gear

Instructor Heidi Malano holds a plank pose.

I did not think that when I walked through the doors of The Village fitness center that I was going to have my ass handed to me by a woman in sparkly pink Nikes, but I did. Heidi Malano, the creator of Yoga Kicks at The Village, was all smiles and full of encouragement for… Read More →

Air Traffic Controller takes off on first American tour

Air Traffic Controller, WEB
August 5, 2014 by in Blogs

In this day and age, everyone is trying to be something “different,” especially when it comes to the music industry. However, Air Traffic Controller, an indie band from Boston, is breaking out of the typical music mold with swaying melodies, deep lyrics and feet-tapping beats. Their sound can be compared to bands like Arcade Fire,… Read More →

First Mark-Taylor-built rental community in Gilbert now open

San Privada, Mark-Taylor

Luxury living options in the East Valley are expanding by the hundreds with Mark-Taylor’s opening of its first high-end community in Gilbert, Ariz. The 296-unit San Privada , located in the acclaimed Spectrum neighborhood at Val Vista Drive and Pecos Road, offers an ideal living experience for established professionals as well as those looking to… Read More →

Robert Shibuya named president of Mohr Partners

August 4, 2014 by in Blogs

Mohr Partners announces that Robert “Bob” Shibuya has joined the company as president responsible for the firm’s real estate service business globally which encompasses transaction advisory, portfolio/lease administration, project management and corporate finance/disposition services to corporate and government sector clients. Shibuya will report directly to Bob Mohr, Chairman, CEO and Founder of Mohr Partners, and… Read More →

Ideation Design Group employee drafts path to recovery

Kuna Williams at his desk at Ideation Design Group. Photo by Kaleigh Shufeldt

Exactly one year ago, Kuna Williams walked into Ideation Design Group looking for a job. He knew the principals Carl Schaffer and Jennifer Reynolds from his past employment as a drafter for a fabrication company that had worked with Ideation. Within two weeks, Williams was drafting for Ideation and working with a great team. While… Read More →

Lady Gaga and other spectacles to see this weekend

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July is shortly coming to an end, so why not end it with a bang? Party it up at Lady Gaga’s ARTPOP Ball. Watch in awe as Slash rocks on his guitar. Enjoy all things dino at Phoenix Dinocon. Spend your morning alongside your most loyal companion at the Dog Days of Summer. Dance the… Read More →

Janna Day – Most Influential Women in Arizona Business

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Janna Day – Managing Partner, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck With two decades of legal experience and numerous high profile public policy accomplishments, Day is regarded as one of Arizona’s top lawyer lobbyists and is also president of the State Board for Charter Schools. Greatest accomplishment: “I advocated for tax legislation, helping to ensure the preservation… Read More →

RA Sushi rolls out refreshing summer menu

RA Sushi, WEB

RA sushi rolled out its summer menu, which offers a little twist on many traditional Japanese staples. The summer menu, offered through September, gets started with a great edamame wonton appetizer. This offers a great spin on a RA favorite, the edamame dip. The lightly fried wontons are filled with a creamy edamame cheese mix. … Read More →

Colliers completes $1.9M sale/leaseback for Arrowhead Health Centers in Surprise

Arrowhead Health Centers, Colliers, WEB

Colliers International in Greater Phoenix recently completed a sale/leaseback transaction for Arrowhead Health Centers’ location in Surprise for $1.9 million, or $309 per square foot. A buyer from Brooklyn, New York, purchased the property, 17061 N. Avenue of the Arts, suite 100, from Scottsdale Office Properties (formed by Arrowhead Health Centers). Marc Bonilla, vice president… Read More →

In the Mix: July 25 and 26

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All across the Valley this weekend, the bass will be dropping, electric dance music will be raging, and you do not want to miss it. Some of the genres most unique and diverse DJs in the game will be on stage this weekend. STEVE LIONS @ MAYA DAY + NIGHTCLUB Jeff Montalvo began his musical… Read More →

Arm wrestle for art, things to do this weekend

Keep your elbows on the table! 123RF.com, Copyright: alphaspirit

Party like the ‘80s with The Go-Go’s. Relive the past seasons of “The Voice.” Rock out with reggae artists and rappers. Arm-wrestle for your chance to win an original piece of art work. Watch your childhood dreams come true as Nintendo takes over the valley. This week’s events are sure to make your week lively!… Read More →