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Department of Defense honors APS

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Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense office, announced today that Arizona Public Service (APS) of Phoenix, Arizona, is one of 15 recipients of the 2014 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award. The Freedom Award is the Department’s highest recognition given to employers for exceptional support of Guard and… Read More →

Thunderbirds Donate $25,000 to SpoFit

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More children and youth with disabilities can now experience and participate in team sports like basketball and power soccer thanks to a $25,000 donation from Thunderbirds Charities that was used to buy ten specialty sports wheelchairs for the Virginia G. Piper Sports & Fitness Center for Persons with Disabilities (SpoFit). “For children with spina bifida,… Read More →

EPA ruling may close Navajo Generating Station by 2044

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The largest coal-fired power plant in the West will produce one-third less energy by 2020 and is on track to cease operations in 2044 under a proposal that the federal government adopted to cut haze-causing emissions of nitrogen oxide at places like the Grand Canyon. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Monday that the owners… Read More →

Study: Humble CEOs Good for Business

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Forget the stereotypes of arrogant, macho leaders who don’t care about anyone else’s opinion. A new study from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University shows humble CEOs significantly benefit a company and its management — likely more than the blowhards who think it’s their way or the highway. “Humble CEOs… Read More →

TV Series Spotlights Phoenix Custom Motorcycle Industry

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Arizonans love their motorcycles. With a total of six Harley-Davidson dealerships in the greater Phoenix area, it is clear to see the brand of choice for many local riders. A subsidiary of this thriving commerce is the world of customizing these magnificent machines. Many of the country’s top bike builders reside in the Valley of… Read More →

Phoenix Resort Offers 116 Record-Breaking Heat Deals

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Summer means hot deals in Phoenix and following July 24’s record setting heat of 116 degrees, Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort is offering special discounts and deals when guests mention the code “116.” The AAA Four Diamond mountainside resort will keep golfers on its Lookout Mountain Golf Course cool and hydrated with two complimentary non-alcoholic… Read More →

Stephanie Sandro named director of operations for Cushman & Wakefield

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Stephanie Sandro has been named Director of Operations for Cushman & Wakefield of Arizona.  A proven administrative leader in a variety of industries, Sandro will oversee the financial, administrative and human resources operations for the company in Arizona. Sandro brings to Cushman & Wakefield more than 12 years of operational leadership, having most recently served… Read More →

Second annual Kelly’s Kup registration is now open

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Caretaker Landscape and Tree Management presents Kelly’s at Southbridge’s second annual Kelly’s Kup Charity Golf Tournament, held at McCormick Ranch Golf Club on Monday, September 8. Proceeds from this event will benefit the Scottsdale Charro Foundation, a 501C3 which supports Scottsdale youth, education and local charities. Kelly’s Kup  is a four-person scramble with a twist:… Read More →

How to Cope with Depression from Disease

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Sometimes, not knowing the truth about something of immediate importance can create some of the most intense stress, says former chronic pain sufferer Janet Komanchuk. “The families of victims who’ve been missing for years or decades – identifying the body of their loved one, for example, can bring closure. For me, being diagnosed with fibromyalgia… Read More →

Increasing tourism shows importance of Arizona’s brand

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The latest data on Arizona’s tourism industry says that business is on the upswing, which is good news for a state looking to put the Great Recession in its rearview mirror. According to the Arizona Office of Tourism, the number of people visiting Arizona has surged back to pre-recession levels, providing a much needed injection… Read More →

Bobby-Q named one of the best BBQ restaurants in America

Bobby-Q Great Steaks & Real BBQ is located at 8501 N 27th Avenue in Phoenix.

Bobby-Q Great Steaks & Real BBQ has been named the one of the Best Barbecue Restaurants in America, as voted by OpenTable diners. One of only 30 restaurants nationwide to earn this prestigious honor as part of the 2014 OpenTable Diners’ Choice awards, Bobby-Q was selected after analyzing more than five million reviews of nearly… Read More →

Historic Hassayampa Inn offers summer escape

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The Hassayampa Inn, located in the Historic District of Prescott, offers comforting small town charm while being closely situated near the sights and sounds of Prescott. Hassayampa’s prime location is walking distance to the Courthouse Square, art galleries and one-of-a-kind shops, eateries and antique stores. The hotel was built as a luxury hotel in 1927… Read More →

Can’t slim down? Here’s why …

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Wanting to lose fat, and failing at it, is one of the most frustrating experiences ever. Read the following 7 Fat Loss Problems to discover what is standing in your way and how to quickly and easily begin reshaping it all. Fat Loss Problem No. 1: Your Mind Your mind is your number one ally… Read More →

Helios Scholars at TGen featured at symposium

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The 45 interns in the 2014 Helios Scholars at TGen summer internship program graduated today, following a daylong scientific symposium at the Sheraton Phoenix Downtown Hotel. Arizona’s future leaders in biology and medicine worked for eight weeks in one of the nation’s premier scientific internship programs, sponsored by the Helios Education Foundation in partnership with… Read More →