Scottsdale Living Magazine Archives

New specially ground coffee blend coming to Ranch Markets

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Café Esperanza, the coffee whose profits benefit Catholic Charities Community Services, Inc., has launched a new specialty ground coffee called Café Esperanza Especial.  The House Blend and Breakfast Blend will be available for purchase at seven Phoenix Metropolitan Ranch Markets, as well as two stores in El Paso, TX and one store in Albuquerque, New… Read More →

9 ways to burn more fat faster

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Unwanted fat slows you down and makes you feel less confident. Fortunately, if you take the right steps, you can burn off pounds of fat faster than you ever imagined. How can you get started on this mission? With these nine fat-burning tips… Fat Burn Tip #1: Hit the Weights: Losing weight is always a… Read More →

Quest for the perfect taco: Atoyac Estilo Oaxaca

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Week two of my taco journey took me to Atoyac Estilo Oaxaca on Glendale and 19th avenues. (Read week one here.) Tucked away between a smoke shop and a gas station, it looked liked the perfect dive taco shop to get an authentic street taco. The small shop, which could seat maybe 40 people, was… Read More →

Steve LeVine Entertainment & Public Relations new hire

Jamie Killin

Steve LeVine Entertainment & Public Relations (SLE) has announced the addition of Jamie Killin to the public relations and marketing department. With a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a master’s degree in mass communications, Killin graduated from Arizona State University in 2014 where she attended the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and was a member… Read More →

Kevin Dillon to host pool party at Māyā Day + Nightclub

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Māyā Day + Nightclub and Steve LeVine Entertainment & Public Relations announced that Kevin Dillon will host a pool party at Māyā Day + Nightclub on Sunday, July 12. Doors open at 12 p.m. This is a 21+ event. To purchase tickets, please visit MayaClubAZ.com or SLETickets.com. Kevin Dillon is widely known for his portrayal… Read More →

Orangetheory opens first urban location in Valley

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Orangetheory Fitness, an energizing group interval fitness concept broken into cardiovascular and strength training, opened its 18th Valley location in the heart of Phoenix. The new studio is located under Lucky Strike and Stand Up Live at CityScape Phoenix, next to CVS. “We are honored to join the Downtown Phoenix neighborhood and become a part… Read More →

Pinnacle Peak Patio closing auction – buy a piece of the West

Pinnacle Peak Patio

Pinnacle Peak Patio, a cowboy steakhouse and Arizona Icon, is riding off into the sunset. Their last day of operation is June 28th. Local auction company, Surplus Asset Management, is inviting the public down to own a piece of the wild west at a live auction on Saturday, July 11th. Pinnacle Peak Patio will sell… Read More →

Learn about super foods during free health seminar

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Forget the term “fast food” since that’s quickly becoming a thing of the past for many these days.  As more people are searching for simple ways to improve their daily diets, they are grasping onto a new term: “super foods.” Super foods – those rich in nutrients and low in calories – can promote strong… Read More →

L’Auberge de Sedona to undergo Summer renewal

L’Auberge de Sedona

This summer, L’Auberge de Sedona, the acclaimed creekside retreat nestled among the Red Rocks of Sedona, will undergo a summer renewal process. Come fall, the celebrated dining, spa, and wellness destination will unveil an enhanced creekside arrival experience, upgraded luxury guest accommodations, elevated dining offerings – fueled by a new state-of-the-art kitchen, and a completely… Read More →

FireSky hires new food and beverage director

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Kimpton’s FireSky Resort & Spa named William “Mac” McNally the new Food and Beverage Director earlier this spring. With more than a decade of industry experience, McNally’s responsibilities include overseeing the overall direction and operation of the resort’s in room dining, banquet services and bar programs. “Mac is a phenomenal addition to the already outstanding FireSky team,”… Read More →

Thirsty Thursday: Cheers to another second of Summer

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On June 30 at 8 p.m. EDT, an extra second will be added to the clock to account for a discrepancy between Earth’s rotation and the atomic clock. We’ll take every additional second of summer that we can get, right? To help toast this extra second of summer, here are 13 tropical concoctions from top… Read More →

Local Bistro in North Scottsdale gets full renovation

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Local Bistro, located at 20581 North Hayden Road in the Hayden Peak Crossing shopping plaza will undergo a full interior renovation to commence on June 28. The renovation will be spearheaded by local design architecht/restaurant designer, Ivonek Badilla, Principal of EVODESIGN and in collaboration with Todd Kessell, of Platinum Commercial and Ron Hecht of Valley Architecture.… Read More →

Coconut’s Fish Café to open Friday at Scottsdale & Shea

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Coconut’s Fish Café will open a new location at 7366 East Shea Boulevard, Suite 110 on Friday June 19. Coconuts Fish Café will be open daily from 11:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m. This tasty fish café was founded in 2009 on Maui and local owner Kim Kuhljuergen opened the first mainland location in North Scottsdale in 2013. Coconut’s newest location… Read More →

Husband-and-Wife Duo opens La Pizzetta celebrating the art of pizza

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Building on the success of Classic Cooking Academy, a husband-and-wife team aim to continue their momentum with La Pizzetta located in the heart of the McDowell Mountain Ranch community at Desert Canyon. La Pizzetta, is a restaurant specializing in wood-fired pizzas, opened this month under the culinary talents of Pascal and Donna Dionot. Pascal has… Read More →