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Dinner with Wolves returns April 19th

Experience the mystique of the Mexican gray wolf, one of the planet’s most endangered mammals, at a one-of-a-kind Dinner with Wolves at the Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center on April 19, 2015 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The evening will benefit Defenders of Wildlife and Arizona’s Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center. Guests can drive themselves or ride on the private bus,… Read More →

Baseball City brings stars to Scottsdale

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The City of Scottsdale and Baseball City, have announced an impressive list of Baseball Legends, All-Stars, Hall of Famers and Current Major League Baseball Players joining the premier FanFest happening Saturday and Sunday, March 7th and 8th from 11:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the heart of Spring Training at the Scottsdale Civic Center. The 2015… Read More →

JDRF hosts southwest conference this Saturday

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The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) will host the annual Desert Southwest TypeOneNation Conference this Saturday at the Camelback Inn. The conference will feature breakout sessions, pharmaceutical vendors, as well as a variety of speakers. The keynote speaker will be Kady Helme, an artificial pancreas project participant. Helme will talk about her first-hand experience with… Read More →

Scottsdale’s Dillon Lane lands History Channel role

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Scottsdale native Dillon Lane’s hair is usually long. But at the start of the year, he decided it was time for a new look, so he chopped off about nine inches of hair. Then he auditioned for a role on History Channel’s upcoming mini series Texas Rising, which tells of the story of the rise of… Read More →

2015’s Best and Worst Cities for Valentine’s Day

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner and Americans planning to spend a record $18.9 billion on related expenses such as candy, flowers and a special night out, the leading personal finance social network WalletHub conducted an in-depth analysis of 2015’s Best and Worst Cities for Valentine’s Day.   To give celebrants a sense of the… Read More →

Troon Reports $12.6 Million Raised for Charitable Causes

Troon,® the leader in upscale golf course management, development, and marketing, is pleased to announce that charitable events and tournaments at Troon facilities throughout the United States raised more than $12,609,533 for charities in 2014. Through facility sales efforts, Team Troon national sales efforts and Troon charity programs like Troon Drives H.O.P.E., thousands of charitable… Read More →

Talking Stick unveils new online casino

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Casino Arizona and Talking Stick Resort have harnessed the excitement and fun of casino games into an online experience. This month marks the launch of TalkingStickCasino.com, a new website where visitors can play an array of slot games and online table games to win additional online credits and opportunities for prizes. Adults 21 and older can… Read More →

DIRECTV hosts star-studded Super Bowl party

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DIRECTV hosted the fifth annual DIRECTV Super Saturday near University of Phoenix Stadum, featuring a performance by worldwide icon Rihanna with special surprise guest Kanye West. Rihanna performed her fan favorite hits including “Umbrella,” “Rude Boy, “We Found Love,” and more. West surprised the party-goers when he joined Rihanna performing their hits, “All of the… Read More →

Thirsty Lion announces opening in Scottsdale

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Thirsty Lion Gastropub & Grill is excited to announce the opening of its second Arizona location at Scottsdale Fashion Square, following the success of their first valley location that opened in the Valley, at Tempe Marketplace, in 2011. The gastropub will open its doors to the public on Tuesday, February 17th and will feature 8,500 square feet… Read More →

Get charitable in style, among celebs at Posh Mommy event

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Fashion, football and good food.  These three things will come together this Friday, as ThePoshMommy.com will host Celebrate in Style, an event to mark the one-year anniversary of the online boutique.  Contributors to the event will donate proceeds to Face in the Mirror, a nonprofit organization that provides cancer patients with facials and massages during… Read More →

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 →