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ZooLights is back + more to do this week

Peacock from ZooLights 2013, photo from

11/24-1/11: ZooLights The annual ZooLights event is opening this week at the Phoenix Zoo. Opening on Nov. 24 and closing on Jan. 11, ZooLights features almost 4 million LED lights spread throughout the zoo and formed into the shapes of many of its popular animals. By day, the zoo’s animals will be out and wandering… Read More →

The Ultimate Valley Light Tour: Arizona Helicopter Adventures

Night Flight

Last holiday season, I took a limo ride around the Valley to look at Christmas lights. This year, I decided to step up my game and took in the holiday lights of the valley by helicopter. Arizona Helicopter Adventures is offering a Holiday Lights Tour this season, and after experiencing it for myself it is… Read More →

Josh Welp Joins Kitchell as Safety Director

Josh Welp
by in Business News | Newsmakers

Josh Welp has been appointed Kitchell’s new Safety Director. Welp has more than 15 years of safety engineering experience, including six years as Safety Manager and then Site Safety and Health Officer at Sundt Construction. Recent projects include safety oversight of a new $21M hangar and aircraft wash facility for B-52 aircraft at Barksdale AFB… Read More →

Holiday Traveling Survival Guide: The Do’s and Don’ts

Holiday traveling tips
by in Play | Stay

Traveling over the holidays? Millions of people will hit the roads, rails and sky this holiday season to join family and friends for thanks and celebration. With tons of sunshine and cool nights, Arizona has become a prime destination for not just vacations, but also activities and entertainment during the holiday season. While some stress… Read More →

Glendale's Jingle Bell Rockin' Nights

Glendale's Jingle Bell Rockin' Nights
by in Play

Do you hear what I hear? There’s Christmas cheer on Jingle Bell Rockin’ Nights. The City of Glendale hosts the annual Glendale Glitters in Historic Downtown Glendale. It opened on November 25, 2011, and it is notably one of the main attractions in the area. However, the celebration has many other events involved. Downtown Glendale… Read More →

Glendale Glitters and Glow Block Party

Photo Credit: Sweet Evie
by in Around Arizona | Events

During the holiday season, one area of Arizona outshines all others. The small, historic town of Glendale is lit up by more than one million Christmas lights that are strung throughout the trees and shine brightly on the small, antique homes and shops that compose the 12-blocks from Old Towne and Catlin Court Districts. However,… Read More →