new years eve Archives

Local restaurant, food advocacy business partner on Fresh Food Drive

Photo by Ric Fiero

The Market Restaurant + Bar by Jennifer’s has partnered with Hip Veggies, a local food advocacy business to help feed those in need this holiday season by hosting The Giving Tree, A Fresh Food Drive. Monetary donations will be accepted now until New Year’s Eve and will be donated to a local CSA (community supported… Read More →

Rocky LaPorte drops the mic at midnight this NYE

Rocky LaPorte, via website

The Rick Bronson’s House of Comedy pre-show Q-and-A series give you 10 questions of insight into your favorite comedians’ minds. You may have seen (or heard) Rocky LaPorte all over your television this year — that Brooklyn accent on a former Chicago truck driver, dock worker and self-described boxing and athletically skilled comedian who made… Read More →

El Hefe Scottsdale re-opens New Year’s Eve

Copyright: RHG, El Hefe

Riot Hospitality Group (RHG) celebrates the re-opening of El Hefe Super Macho Taqueria in Scottsdale on New Year’s Eve, Wednesday, December 31. The award-winning restaurant and bar concept will re-open to ring in the new year after being closed for four months while undergoing major renovations. The festivities will begin with a ribbon cutting ceremony… Read More →

Join Second Story for a New Year’s Eve bash


See what all the buzz is about and ring in the New Year at what’s been called the “Valley’s hottest new Restaurant of the Year,” The Second Story. Located in Old Town Scottsdale, just above the Gelato Spot, New Year’s revelers at The Second Story will kick-off the festivities New Year’s Eve, Dec. 31st at 6:30 p.m.… Read More →

New Year fun at Talking Stick Resort, Copyright: Erika8213

Dust off your dancing shoes, shimmering party hats and get ready to bid farewell to 2014 at Talking Stick Resort and Casino Arizona! This year, both venues are ringing in the New Year with live headline performances, all-you-can-eat buffets and a variety of entertainment options. New Year’s Eve at Talking Stick Resort Talking Stick Resort… Read More →

El Hefe Super Macho Taqueria Opens in Tempe on NYE

el hefe
by in Uncategorized

If you’re heading out to Mill Avenue for New Year’s Eve, why not do it surrounded by platefuls of  award-winning food at the District’s newest bar/restaurant? Riot Hospitality Group (RHG) will celebrate the grand opening of El Hefe Super Macho Taqueria in Tempe on Tuesday, December 31. The award-winning restaurant and bar concept will be… Read More →

NYE 2013 Events In Scottsdale

NYE 2013 Events
by in Events

It’s almost here — 2013! Ready for the countdown? Here are a few NYE 2013 events happening around the Scottsdale area. NYE 2013 in Scottsdale: 7 Sexy Deadly Sins at Axis Radius What: Live music from DJ Soloman; décor based on the seven deadly sins: envy, sloth, lust, pride, gluttony, greed and wrath; perfect for… Read More →

Hotel Valley Ho's New Year’s Eve Bash

Hotel Valley Ho, ZuZu
by in Events

There is no doubt that when you visit the Hotel Valley Ho, whether it be for lunch, a special occasion or hotel stay, you are in for a real treat and unique experience. I had the opportunity to chat with the lovely Kristin Heggli, PR and communications manager for the Hotel Valley Ho. Heggli shared the… Read More →

A Great Gatsby New Year’s Eve At W Scottsdale

A Great Gatsby New Year's Eve Celebration at W Scottsdale
by in Events

Ring in the New Year in ’20s fashion and glamour. With 2012 regarded the year of “The Great Gatsby” and embraced by many designers in recent collections, you can expect the fashion trend to extend into 2013, as Baz Luhrmann’s higly anticipated film is expected to hit the theaters in May. So, it’s only fitting… Read More →

Hidden Meadow Ranch Offers Mountain Oasis For A New Year Celebration

Building snowmen at Hidden Meadow Ranch.
by in Events | Stay

When it comes to ringing in the New Year, what’s the first image that comes to mind? Times Square? We see it on television every year: the thousands of people wearing the goofy glasses as they dance to the songs of their favorite performers and watch the magical crystal ball drop during the exciting 10-second… Read More →

DIY Of The Week: Memory Jar

Memory Jar - DIY
by in DIY

A Memory Jar And A New Tradition How many times have you thought, “Where has the time gone?” I love the beginning of new years — the time for fresh starts and new opportunities. This year feels especially promising. Maybe it’s because last year was so difficult for so many people. So let’s not lose… Read More →

Top Google Logos 1998 – 2000

Google Logo
by in Lists | Snapshot | Tech

About Google’s Logo Doodle collection from 1997 – 2000. Google has had several logos since its renaming from BackRub. The longest running official Google logo was designed by Ruth Kedar, and is a wordmark based on the Catull typeface.  “There were a lot of different color iterations,” Kedar says. “We ended up with the primary… Read More →