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5 Local Unique Bike Shops, Products

Spokes, WEB

Cycling in Phoenix is slowly becoming a staple, with Phoenix’s Grid Bike Share opening up in the city soon, and for near perfect cycling weather conditions lately, biking in Phoenix has become increasingly popular. The best way to support the local cycling scene is to go local, either with bikes, parts, or accessories. Phoenix has… Read More →

The Dish: Mardi Gras Cocktail

blood orange bourbon cocktail_outlined

Laissez les bon temps rouler! It’s alright if you didn’t take high school French, “let the good times roll” is a way of life in New Orleans especially around Mardi Gras. What better way to celebrate the wildest day of the year than with a cocktail featuring one of the South’s greatest exports: bourbon! Blood… Read More →

3 Skin Care Tips to Help You Weather the Changing Seasons

Cream Toner, WEB

Spring is right around the corner, and just like fashion, our skin changes with each season. As Valley women pull out their summer dresses and prep their body for bikini season, they need to prep their skin for a summertime glow, too. 20 Lounge Nail and Beauty Bar offered to share the skinny on skin… Read More →

Tommy Anderson Plays Great Arizona Beer Festival

Tommy and OvO at The Spirit Room, August 2013. [Howard Photography]
February 28, 2014 by in Around Arizona | Blogs | Events | Play

For the fourth time, The Great Arizona Beer Festival will have local artist Tommy Anderson rocking out on stage with his acoustic guitar as he plays a wide range of party songs for the attendees. Though Anderson has played guitar for 33 years, and many others he picked up while in the Army, he got… Read More →

5 Things to Do This Weekend

Ball in Grass, WEB
February 28, 2014 by in Blogs

It’s the first weekend of March, meaning that spring is nigh. So get ready to soak up the rays and head on out for a wonderful weekend, even if the weather reports let on about rain. Don’t forget to share photos of you enjoying these events with the hashtag #sl5 and follow us @scottsdaleliving on… Read More →

Thirsty Thursday: Los Sombreros’ Margaritas

Margarita, WEB

There’s no shortage of Mexican food restaurants in Scottsdale, but Los Sombreros has come out with a new happy hour menu that will make you think you’ve crossed the border and landed in Mexico City. The chips and salsa have the perfect amount of spice and the guacamole is fresh and delicious. Add a margarita… Read More →

RED AWARDS 2014: Best Multi-family Less Than 250KSF

February 26, 2014 by in Blogs

On Feb. 26, AZRE hosted the 9th Annual RED Awards reception at the Arizona Biltmore in Phoenix to recognize the most notable commercial real estate projects of 2013 and the construction teams involved. AZRE held an open call for nominations and more than 100 projects were submitted by architects, contractors, developers and brokerage firms in… Read More →

Sprint Leases 12,394 SF at ViaWest Properties’ Chandler Midway

ChandlerMidway, CassidyTurley
February 25, 2014 by in Blogs

Cassidy Turley, a leading commercial real estate services provider in the U.S., announced that it completed a 12,394 square foot lease for Sprint at Chandler Midway, 5710 West Chandler Boulevard. Executive Vice Presidents Mark Stratz, Tyler Wilson and Scott Baumgarten with Cassidy Turley’s Office Group represented the landlord, locally based ViaWest Properties, while Dave Barrett… Read More →

How to Have It All — Happiness, Success and Health

How do we have it all, be the greatest we can be and simultaneously remain grounded and happy in the midst of all of the striving?

Let’s face it, ladies; there are more demands on us now than any other time in history. Working. Going to school. Running a business. Being mom of the year. Having a relationship. Looking good. Staying healthy. How do we have it all, be the greatest we can be and simultaneously remain grounded and happy in the midst of all of the striving?

CFO of the Year Awards 2013

CFO of the Year Awards
November 7, 2013 by in Blogs

The CFO of the Year Awards are given to professionals for outstanding performance in their roles as corporate financial stewards. This program provides many benefits to the business community by highlighting the important roles that financial executives play within the region. In addition to the awards, a special report was published in the November issue… Read More →

The Dish: Honey Butter Recipe

honey butter image
September 25, 2013 by in Blogs

Honey and butter, sounds like a match made in heaven! This simple homemade treat adds a special touch to your morning toast and can be a great housewarming gift. Try spreading it on homemade biscuits or stop by a local bakery like Bread Basket Bakery and pick up some fresh made bread! Honey Butter —… Read More →

The Dish: Chili and Honey Chicken Recipe

chilies and limes
September 23, 2013 by in Blogs

Honey’s not just for sweetening your tea! Add depth of flavor to a dish by drizzling in a little honey or use it to compliment tangy, spicy recipes like this one. Chili Lime Chicken with Honey — 2 tablespoons chili powder — 1 tablespoon mild honey, preferably local — 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice —… Read More →

The Dish: Cherries in Honey Syrup Recipe

Cherries in Honey
September 18, 2013 by in Blogs

September is the National Honey Month and we’re celebrating with some recipes featuring this liquid gold. Even though the calendar says it’s fall, there’s still time to can and preserve for those cold (or not so cold) Arizona winters. These syrupy sweet cherries are super simple and taste incredible on almost anything! Cherries in Honey Syrup… Read More →

Boys Hope Girls Hope Elects New Board Members

Arizona School Choice Trust
August 12, 2013 by in Blogs

John Eldean, Senior Vice President of Commercial Real Estate at Alliance Bank of Arizona, Sentari Minor, Arizona Humane Society Development Officer, and Paul Mulligan, CEO of Catholic Education Arizona, have been elected to three-year terms on the Boys Hope Girls Hope Board of Directors. Boys Hope Girls Hope helps academically capable and motivated children-in-need to… Read More →