The Paradise Valley Police Department is announcing the arrest of Terry John Mason on charges of burglary, three counts of trafficking of stolen property and criminal damage stemming from an Oct. 26, 2016 burglary in the 6400 block of E. Badgett Lane. “A storage closet attached to the home had been forcibly entered and numerous […]
The Paradise Valley Town Council approved the appointment of Daran Wastchak to Chair of the Planning Commission, and Emily Kile to Chair of the Board of Adjustment. The one-year appointments were approved at the April 13 regular town council meeting, held at Town Hall, 6401 E. Lincoln Drive in Paradise Valley. On April 4, the Planning Commission selected Daran Wastchak to serve a one-year term as chair, according to an agenda summary report. Commissioners are allowed to serve two consecutive terms as chair.
The Paradise Valley Police Department at nearly midnight Saturday, April 15 responded to an armed robbery call with shots fired at at a resort in the 7200 block of N. Scottsdale Road. “Upon arrival officers found two victims, one male and one female. The male victim had received a non-life threatening gunshot wound to the […]
Editor’s note: this story has been updated with clarifications to budget allocations for the Post Office, planned purchases for the public works department and the total budget increase year over year to Experience Scottsdale Things are good in the Town of Paradise Valley as local leaders heard the initial public offering on the municipality’s […]
The Paradise Valley Town Council presented a proclamation naming April 20, 2017, Phoenix Symphony Day, at its April 13 meeting. A large percentage of the audience and patrons of the Phoenix Symphony are residents of Paradise Valley, according to a summary statement, and some have opened their homes to performances by Phoenix Symphony musicians in […]
The Paradise Valley Board of Adjustment Wednesday, April 12 voted unanimously to honor an appeal halting the development process of a home atop Camelback Mountain that has drawn the ire of neighboring residents. The hearing comes on the heels of the town’s zoning administrator — in this case Community Development Director Eva Cutro — decision to allow the development process to proceed despite pending litigation at Maricopa County Superior Court. The property is located at 5507 E. San Miguel Ave. and is owned by TMS Ventures LLC. Board members Hope Ozer and Emily Kile were absent for the vote.
The pursuit of amending the special use permit that governs day-to-day operations at Sanctuary on Camelback Resort & Spa is making its way through the municipality of Paradise Valley. The Paradise Valley Planning Commission Tuesday, April 4 held a work session discussion to begin to dissect the SUP amendment proposal at Sanctuary through the guise […]
The Greater Phoenix Jewish Film Festival, the Phoenix Holocaust Survivors Association and Generations After — Descendants of Holocaust Survivors in Greater Phoenix will join together to present the documentary film “No Place On Earth” at the Cutler-Plotkin Jewish Heritage Center at 122 E. Culver St. in Phoenix Sunday, May 7 at 2 p.m. Janet Tobias […]
The Herberger Theater Center will open Edgy, showcasing Arizona artists, at its Herberger Gallery at Arizona Center. Featuring 41 Arizona artists, the art in this exhibit is daring, provocative, trend-setting, cutting edge and features a variety of mediums and processes, according to a press release. The public is invited to a free opening reception to meet the artists and have light refreshments from 6 to 8 p.m. on Third Friday, April 21, at 455 N. Third Street in Phoenix.
The Harvard Club of Phoenix recently hosted an evening reception for Harvard Basketball Coach Tommy Amaker at the home of club president, Dr. Bishara Bahbah. Coach Amaker attended the event, held on March 30, for the club that was founded in 1942, according to a press release. The club supports a variety of programs such […]