Scottsdale News Archives

New boutique brings boho-chic to Scottsdale

5 two 3 opened its doors in November to its first-ever retail store in the heart of bustling Old Town Scottsdale, Ariz. Located at the southwest corner of Goldwater Boulevard and Fifth Avenue.  The boho inspired boutique offers handmade, free-spirited women’s clothing and yoga headbands in a myriad of vibrant prints and comfortable fabrics. “We’re… Read More →

Mission Wins Scottsdale Environmental Award

Representatives of the Old Adobe Mission join Mayor Jim Lane to receive a 2014 Scottsdale Environmental Design Award.  Pictured left to right:  Tim Conner, City of Scottsdale Environmental Initiatives Manager; Father Gregory Schlarb, Pastor at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church; Rad Masinelli, board chairman, Old Adobe Mission; Mayor Jim Lane, Vice Mayor Guy Phillips, and Ernie Corral, whose family was one of the original families who built the church.  He attended services at the church as a boy.

At a presentation by City of Scottsdale Mayor Jim Lane, the Old Adobe Mission, the first Catholic parish of Our Lady of Perpetual Help and the oldest standing church in Scottsdale, was recognized with a 2014 Scottsdale Environmental Design Award. The Scottsdale Environmental Design Awards program was initially formed in recognition of the Late Councilman… Read More →

Brew up good times at Scottsdale Beer Palooza


On June 28th, it’s guaranteed to be hot in Arizona. That’s why a ton of cold beer will be on tap at WestWorld of Scottsdale for a new event: Scottsdale Beer Palooza. Produced by Affordable Food Festivals (Arizona Taco Festival, Arizona BBQ Festival, Flavors of the West) and M Culinary Concepts, Scottsdale Beer Palooza will… Read More →

Scottsdale Names 2014 Youth of the Year

All Honoree with Awards

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale – celebrating its 60th anniversary this year – is pleased to announce Dalia Jimenez, a senior at Coronado High School and 12-year member of the Club’s Hartley & Ruth Barker Branch, has been named as its “2014 Youth of the Year.” Jimenez was honored with the award… Read More →

Scottsdale Named Sixth Best-Run City in America

McDowell-Sonoran Preserve, Courtesy City of Scottsdale

With the fourth lowest crime rate in the nation, 10th lowest unemployment rate and residents who make it one of the wealthiest and beautiful cities in the country, 24/7 Wall Street has named Scottsdale the sixth best-run city in America. See how Scottsdale stacked up against the other cities here. In celebration of this great,… Read More →

Holland Named To Lead 2 Women's Groups

JoAnn C. Holland and Linda M. Herold
November 22, 2013 by in Scottsdale News

JoAnn C. Holland is the new leader for Central Phoenix Women and Women of Scottsdale, two established women’s organizations in the Valley founded by Linda M. Herold.  The transition has been in the works and Holland will take over leadership as president and CEO effective January 1, 2014.  Additionally Holland will launch a new organization,… Read More →

Mercedes Dealership Opening Across From Fashion Square

November 21, 2013 by in Scottsdale News

The wait is almost over.  What will surely be one of the most talked about new dealership designs in the country, Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale is set to open in mid-December across from Scottsdale Fashion Square. Nearing completion at 4725 N Scottsdale Rd. in Scottsdale, the re-locating and newly named Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale dealership will feature… Read More →

New Luxury Homes Break Ground at Sterling at Silverleaf

November 21, 2013 by in Home | Scottsdale News

Cypress Development broke ground on the second phase of Sterling at Silverleaf, bringing 12 luxury estate villas priced from $2.2 million to the private golf community of Silverleaf. The new $27.6 million second phase will be built to the same gold-level LEED certified standards as the sold-out first phase of 16 villas. Sterling at Silverleaf… Read More →

W Scottsdale hosts second annual Holiday Boulevard

November 13, 2013 by in Events | Scottsdale News

W Scottsdale will transform into “Holiday Boulevard” for the second annual outdoor holiday event where attendees can get a head start on their holiday shopping on Thursday, November 21. W Scottsdale is located at 7277 E. Camelback Rd. Scottsdale, Ariz. Doors will open at 8:00 p.m and the event is 21 and older. Guests are… Read More →

Desert Stages Theatre Presents ‘Peter Pan’

November 12, 2013 by in Events | Scottsdale News

Desert Stages Theatre transforms Cullity Hall into a magical land filled with adventure and imagination for another delightful On Stage production and crowd favorite, Peter Pan, Fri., Nov. 15 – Sun., Dec. 22. The perennial boy, Peter Pan whisks the audience away with Wendy, Michael and John as they fly over the rooftops of London… Read More →

Binkley Opening Bink's Scottsdale in Late December

November 12, 2013 by in Scottsdale News

Chef Kevin Binkley announces plans for the opening of his fourth restaurant, Bink’s Scottsdale, at the Shops at Hilton Village, 6107 N. Scottsdale Road, Building C, Suite 110, in Scottsdale. Chef Binkley looks forward to the opportunities of a central Scottsdale location, “I love that so many of our regular customers live in this area.… Read More →

Scottsdale's Arts & Crafts Fair turns 30

November 11, 2013 by in Events | Scottsdale News

Vanessa Williams became the first African American Miss America. The “Just Say No” anti-drug campaign launched and People Magazine named Michael Jackson among the “most intriguing.” Closer to home, the Granite Reef Senior Center debuted its first-ever Arts & Crafts Fair, a tradition that continues today. The year …1983. Since then, the location changed, the… Read More →

Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Earns Platinum Choice Award

October 31, 2013 by in Scottsdale News

Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Gainey Ranch has been chosen by the readers of Smart Meetings magazine as a winner of the 2013 Platinum Choice Award. This is the sixth year that the resort has garnered this award. The resort’s Platinum Choice Award is one of only 130 given to hotels this year.… Read More →

Emmy Award goes to Scottsdale Healthcare surgeon

Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Ted Firestone and Kelly McCullough, general manager of KAET Channel 8, Arizona’s PBS, with their Emmy Awards for The Latest Procedure: Anterior Total Hip Replacement Surgery.
October 31, 2013 by in Scottsdale News

Scottsdale Healthcare orthopedic surgeon Dr. Ted Firestone received a Rocky Mountain  Emmy Award from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for The Latest Procedure: Anterior Total Hip Replacement Surgery, produced in collaboration with KAET Channel 8, Arizona’s PBS. The one-hour feature won the award for best informational program at the awards ceremony held… Read More →