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Healthy snacks for the big game this weekend

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Thousands of football fans will descend upon Phoenix this week for the Super Bowl, but what about locals who plan to skip the fury and watch the game from home?  When it comes to the big game, the battle for best snacks gets as much hype as the competition on the field.  Whole Foods Market… Read More →

Spectator tips for WM Phoenix Open

Golfers practice Tuesday at TPC Scottsdale for the Waste Management Phoenix Open. Photo by Albert Gossie

After hosting the Waste Management Phoenix Open over many years, the Thunderbirds have developed a few key spectator tips they think will help you enjoy “the greatest show on grass” even more. The 2015 Waste Management Phoenix Open will be held at TPC Scottsdale from January 26 to February 1, 2015. The Waste Management Phoenix Open is the best-attended… Read More →

Riot Hospitality hosts Super Bowl parties

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Riot Hospitality group will be hosting several events for the upcoming Super Bowl being hosted in Glendale, Arizona. For the festivities, three of their locations, Whiskey Row Scottsdale, El Hefe Tempe and El Hefe Scottsdale will be packed with entertainment. Whiskey Row Scottsdale  Thursday January 29th- Entertainment by DJ Du – Jason Aldean’s tour DJ… Read More →

Fleming’s renovates decor and menu

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Fleming’s Scottsdale, located at 6333 N. Scottsdale Rd., has renovated its property to a more modern and architecturally hip environment. To go along with the new space, it has also released a few new items on an extended happy hour menu. The location’s most unique new factor is the wood flooring in the entry way –… Read More →

Platform Scottsdale: What you need to know about dating

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Why do women ask a question, and then answer it themselves? Who do men say they’re going to call and then don’t? What causes women to panic when he hasn’t replied to a text in three hours? What are men thinking when they elaborate on their previous conquests? Dating is like a box of chocolates:… Read More →

Del Frisco’s Grill to host scotch & cigars event

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Savor samples of Dewar’s famed line of blended Scotch whisky, including the renowned single-malt Aberfeldy, paired with Fumar Cigars plus hearty bar bites for $65. Who: Scotch sippers, cigar smokers, steakhouse lovers and anyone else interested in a decadent dinning event at Del Frisco’s Grille. What: Warm up this winter with a decadently delicious dining event at… Read More →

The Venue Scottsdale begins huge expansion

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The Venue Scottsdale, a premier special event facility in Scottsdale, is currently undergoing a multi-million dollar expansion that will add nearly 6,800 square feet to the existing 29,000-square-foot space, and bring more hospitality jobs to Scottsdale. “This is the largest investment we have made to the property in the past decade,” says Victor Perillo, Founder and CEO… Read More →

Rare cars to expect at Concours d’Elegance

1937 Rolls-Royce “Copper Kettle” (Credit Arizona Concours d'Elegance)

The second-annual Arizona Concours d’Elegance kicks off the Valley of the Sun’s famous Classic Car Week on Sunday, January 11, with an array of rare and exceptional automobiles displayed on the inner lawns of the landmark Arizona Biltmore Resort. The exquisite group of 90 cars will compete for prizes in 17 classes as well as… Read More →

Biltmore hosts Arizona Concours d’Elegance

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The personal roadster of Frank Lloyd Wright, famous creations celebrating the 100-year history of a famous Italian design house, champion race car drivers, special feature events with racing legends and much more will all be part of an expanded second annual Arizona Concours d”Elegance on January 11, 2015. The historic Arizona Biltmore will again be the… Read More →

Central Bistro creates dining delight

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They had us at “Drunk Bread.” It’s not often that a long-time favorite can be replaced with a newer, more innovative model and turn out to be even more engaging, but Central Bistro has accomplished the feat. Nestled into the former location of Zen 32, which called the hot spot on the northwest corner of Camelback… Read More →

Russo and Steele celebrates 15th year

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Russo and Steele Collector Automobile Auctions will make its return to Scottsdale January 14-18. Locally-owned and operated in Scottsdale, Russo and Steele is one of the biggest collector automobile based auction event companies in the world. Kicking off its year long 15th anniversary celebrations, Russo and Steele’s Scottsdale auction will showcase more than 800 collector automobiles on offer and crossing… Read More →

Tips to stay safe while driving during holidays

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With the holiday season upon us, safe and responsible driving is more important than ever. The increased traffic, seasonal parties and unpredictable weather conditions all pose a dangerous threat to Phoenix roads and contribute to an increase in traffic crashes and injuries. The Traffic Safety Coalition (TSC) urges citizens to drive responsibly during this busy… Read More →

Ring in New Year’s at Westgate

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Spend this New Year’s Eve at Westgate Entertainment District with a Fiesta Bowl Fan Fest in the afternoon and the Valley’s hottest New Year’s Eve parties at night when the sun goes down. Kick-off the last day of 2014 at Westgate’s free Fiesta Bowl Fan Fest starting at 11am on Dec. 31 with live music… Read More →

Michael Bay to host Big Game Big Give Super Bowl party

The 5th Annual Big Game Big Give Benefiting The Giving Back Fund, hosted by Alec Baldwin at Tribeca Rooftop on January 31, 2014 in New York City.

Michael Bay, blockbuster feature film producer/director, will co-host the Arizona edition of The Giving Back Fund’s Big Game Big Give, an event that ESPN The Magazine previously has called the “No. 1 Super Bowl Party of the Year,” Sat., Jan. 31, 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. The event will be at the home of Matt Williams, former Arizona Diamondback and now the… Read More →