Glendale (Central Az) Archives

Westgate will bring 45 tons of snow to the Valley

Things to do
by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play

Looking for all the fun the snow brings, but don’t want drive up north? Westgate is bringing in 45 tons of real snow on Saturday Jan. 30 to Glendale for a free snow day. The free, family-friendly event will offer guests the opportunity to pull on their mittens and hop on a sled, build a… Read More →

What is the 2016 commercial real estate outlook?

East Valley
by in AZRE Magazine | In The Spotlight

When Luke Skywalker first cast eyes upon the Millennium Falcon, he was less than impressed. To him it was a “piece of junk.” Although perhaps not viewed as trash, the Phoenix economic and commercial outlook has admittedly taken a beating for some time. Much like Han Solo, however, experts see something in the slow, yet… Read More →

Desert Rose Steakhouse opens in Glendale

by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine

Downtown Glendale has a new hang-out for everyone to enjoy. The Desert Rose Steakhouse, Pizza Gastro Pub and Cigar Lounge, which set up shop in the old welding facility, brings fine food, cigars and fun to one property. The Desert Rose has two restaurants: the steakhouse, which serves certified Angus beef; and the Pizza gastro Pub, cooking… Read More →

Westgate will host college football ‘Playoff Fan Fest’

by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play

As fans flock to Glendale for the College Football Playoff Championship next Monday Jan. 11., they’ll be pleased to find a free, three-day collegiate themed experience, “Westgate Playoff Fan Fest.” Leading up to the game, live bands will take the WaterDance Plaza stage, which will be surrounded by an open-air beer garden featuring games like… Read More →

Arizona looks for economic boost from sports

by in AZ Business Magazine | Economy | Sports

The College Football Playoff National Championship Game on Jan. 11 is the next in a line of major sporting events coming to Arizona that has the potential for both short- and long-term financial benefits for the state, analysts and backers say. But while Super Bowl XLIX brought in over $700 million for the local economy, according… Read More →

Santé to open senior healthcare facility near Westgate


Scottsdale-based senior housing and healthcare firm, Santé will open a new, 172-unit mixed-use senior healthcare facility in Glendale near Westgate called Santé of Westgate. Santé of Westgate will have short-term rehabilitation skilled nursing care, assisted living services and Alzheimer and dementia care services. It will also provide outpatient rehabilitation services, hospice and home health services to… Read More →

Westgate will host NYE, Fiesta Bowl parties

Westgate entertainment district
by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play

Kickoff the New Year with Fiesta Bowl parties and New Year’s celebrations at the Westgate Entertainment District, where there is fun for everyone from the kids to the adults. On Thursday, Dec. 31, let the kids spend the day at the first ever Arizona Coyotes Youth Mobile Tour on New “Yotes” Eve starting at 5… Read More →

Brelby Theater Company wins FirstBank contest

by in Blogs

Brelby Theatre Company, a Glendale-based company that produces professional live theatrical shows and operates classes and workshops, has been named the winner of the “FirstBank $20,000 Elevator Pitch Business Contest.” Brelby Theater Company representatives learned they won on Friday morning when representatives of FirstBank arrived at the theater with an oversized check and balloons.  The… Read More →

WESTMARC honors winners of Best of the West Awards


WESTMARC, the Western Maricopa Coalition, honored West Valley individuals, businesses, and projects at the 23rd Annual Best of the West Awards held on November 5. Nearly 500 business and community leaders and elected officials from throughout the valley gathered in a celebration of the Best of the West. Dr. Marwan Sabbagh was presented with the West Valley Inspiration… Read More →

Mountainside Fitness grows with Glendale gym


The “friendliest gym in town” and the largest locally owned health club in Arizona, Mountainside Fitness is expanding and opening its 12th location near the Loop 101 and 75th Avenue in Glendale in early November. Join Mountainside Fitness at Arrowhead for an Open House Preview Party on Saturday, November 7th from 9 a.m. to 4… Read More →

WESTMARC seeks Best of the West nominees

Jackrabbit Trail

WESTMARC is seeking nominees for its 23rd Annual Best of the West Awards, celebrating the best of Western Maricopa County, in partnership with Cox Communications, and with support from Gila River Indian Community, Republic Media, APS, CopperPoint Mutual Insurance, Arizona Cardinals, and Sub-Zero. The purpose of the Best of the West Awards program is to recognize… Read More →

GPE secures sale of 36,361 SF church in Glendale


GPE Commercial Advisors, an award winning commercial real estate firm in Arizona, secured the sale of a 36,361 SF church and school complex located at 8807 North 61st Avenue, in Glendale, Arizona. World Mission Society Church of God purchased the property for $1,540,000. Senior Vice President, Bret Isbell represented the Seller, Covenant Christian Fellowship Church &… Read More →

Sky Harbor unveils football championship countdown clock

Phoenix City Councilman Bill Gates, Arizona Organizing Committee Co-Chair Brad Wright, Phoenix City Councilman Michael Nowakowski, Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton, Tempe Vice Mayor Corey Woods, Mesa Vice Mayor Dennis Kavanaugh, Scottsdale Mayor Jim Lane, Glendale City Councilman Sammy Chavira and Arizona Organizing Committee Co-Chair Win Holden.

With 195 days and counting until the College Football Playoff National Championship, the Arizona Organizing Committee (AOC) and several Valley mayors and city leaders, unveiled a countdown clock at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. This clock will mark the days, hours and minutes until Arizona shines on center stage with the kick-off of the big… Read More →

$188.9M winning Powerball ticket sold in Arizona

Cash flow

The Arizona Lottery announces that the $188.9 million Powerball jackpot winning ticket was sold in Glendale for last night’s drawing.  The jackpot has been steadily increasing over a span of 13 draws from April 22, through June 3, 2015. This is the largest Powerball jackpot won in Arizona since the $587.5 million jackpot in 2012,… Read More →