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PetSmart CEO joins Phoenix Children’s Hospital Board

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David Lenhardt, President and CEO of Pet Smart has joined the Board of Phoenix Children’s Hospital. Lenhardt was appointed President and Chief Operating officer of PetSmart in January 2012. He joined the company in October 2000 as Senior Vice President of Services, Strategic Planning and Business Development and was named Senior Vice President of Store… Read More →

PCH staff packs 25 into Toyota Sienna

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Valley Toyota Dealers donated a second employee transport van to Phoenix Children’s – giving the Hospital the ability to shuttle staff to and from various satellite locations around metropolitan Phoenix. To celebrate, the hospital hosted a Load-a-Toyota event outside the main patient tower to see how many doctors, nurses, and other staff members could be… Read More →

Phoenix Children’s Hospital Ranked in Five Specialties

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by in Featured | Healthcare

Phoenix Children’s Hospital has been named to U.S. News & World Report’s 2013-14 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings, the only Arizona hospital to make the highly coveted list. Best Children’s Hospitals recognizes the top 50 U.S. hospitals in each of these pediatric specialties: cancer, cardiology & heart surgery, diabetes & endocrinology, gastroenterology & GI surgery, neonatology,… Read More →

Phoenix Children's Hospital Ranked in Five Specialties

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by in Featured | Healthcare

Phoenix Children’s Hospital has been named to U.S. News & World Report’s 2013-14 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings, the only Arizona hospital to make the highly coveted list. Best Children’s Hospitals recognizes the top 50 U.S. hospitals in each of these pediatric specialties: cancer, cardiology & heart surgery, diabetes & endocrinology, gastroenterology & GI surgery, neonatology,… Read More →

Larry H. Miller Dealerships Announce Acquisitions

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by in Business News

Larry H. Miller Dealerships Announces Avondale Store Acquisitions Three additions further solidify group’s commitment to Valley community. PHOENIX (April 1, 2013)- Larry H. Miller Dealerships has announced the acquisition of three Avondale stores: Avondale Chrysler, Jeep; Avondale Dodge, Ram; and Avondale Fiat, bringing the group’s commitment to providing increased options to customers in the Greater… Read More →

Celebrity Fight Night Brings Stars to the Valley for a Night of Giving Back

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by in Connections | Lifestyle

Celebrity Fight Night brought high-profile names to the Valley on Saturday in support of the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center (MAPC) and Movement Disorder Clinic at Barrow Neurological Institute. Held at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort, stars and guests rallied around raising money for life-changing causes with Muhammad Ali as the guest of honor. Red… Read More →

PCH opening Down Syndrome Clinic

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by in Business News | Healthcare

Phoenix Children’s Hospital will announce the opening of Arizona’s first and only Down Syndrome Clinic at a press conference that will be held at the hospital between noon and 1 pm on Thursday, March 21. Patients, families and physicians will be available for interviews. A light lunch will be served. Last year, 160 babies were… Read More →

Local Restaurant Gives Back to PCH

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by in Dining | Events | Featured | Healthcare

America’s Taco Shop is dedicating a day to Phoenix Children’s Hospital with their 2nd annual Carne for a Cause event. On March 23, 20 percent of all proceeds from each purchase at all six Valley locations will be donated to this special initiative. “Carne for a Cause is a rewarding fundraising effort we have decided… Read More →

NATIONAL ACTS SCHEDULED FOR THE 10TH ANNUAL MCDOWELL MOUNTAIN MUSIC FESTIVAL BENEFITING LOCAL CHARITIES

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by in Events | Lifestyle

The 10th Annual McDowell Mountain Music Festival (MMMF) is scheduled to take place at the Margaret T. Hance Park in Phoenix, March 22 – March 24. The 14-band, main stage lineup includes The Roots, The Shins, Umphrey’s McGee and Duo de Twang, among others. MMMF is Arizona’s only non-profit music festival, donating 100 percent of… Read More →

National Acts Scheduled for the 10th Annual McDowell Mountain Music Festival Benefiting Local Charities

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by in Events

The 10th Annual McDowell Mountain Music Festival (MMMF) is scheduled to take place at the Margaret T. Hance Park in Phoenix, March 22 – March 24. The 14-band, main stage lineup includes The Roots, The Shins, Umphrey’s McGee and Duo de Twang, among others. MMMF is Arizona’s only non-profit music festival, donating 100 percent of… Read More →

Grimaldi’s Pizzeria Celebrates 10 Years, Hosts Upscale Birthday Party Charity Event

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by in Eat | Events

Best known best for its award-winning, coal-fired oven-baked pizza, calzones, fresh salads and delicious deserts, Arizona-based Grimaldi’s Pizzeria is celebrating 10 years of flourishing business in the Valley. Despite the recession, Grimaldi’s Pizzeria has experienced a continuing double-digit growth with no sign of stopping. Grimaldi’s has experienced a 33 percent increase in 2011 and 21… Read More →

Web can be a blessing and a curse for health advice

Nursing Shortage Still Plagues Arizona’s Health Care Industry
by in Featured | Healthcare

Admit it. You’ve had an ache or pain or a sniffle or stiffness and Googled your symptoms to figure out what was wrong. We’ve all done it. While WebMD may be the quickest way to find and answer, it may not be the healthiest. “The danger is that many different diseases have similar symptoms and… Read More →

Phoenix Children’s Hospital, TGen create Molecular Medicine Institute

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Phoenix Children’s Hospital announced the creation of the Ronald A. Matricaria Institute of Molecular Medicine Tuesday, in a joint venture with The Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) and The University of Arizona’s College of Medicine. The three organizations are joining forces with the hopes of unlocking genetic codes in child, adolescent and young adult cancer… Read More →

Fairmont Scottsdale Princess Brings Holiday Cheer With “Christmas At The Princess”

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by in Events | Play

As the warm, desert air begins to cool with the fresh, crisp fall breeze, signaling the end of the long Arizona summer, the anticipation for the holiday season begins to grow as winter slowly approaches Arizona’s doorstep. And what an exciting holiday season this will be as the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess resort celebrates another magical… Read More →