Paradise Valley Director of Administration & Government Affairs Dawn Marie Buckland is a municipal jack of all trades, but her breadth of knowledge and expertise challenges the notion of a master of none. Prior to her career as a municipal employee that first started in the Town of Gilbert and has now blossomed at the […]
JW Marriott Camelback Inn has revealed plans to build a state-of-the-art conference center scheduled to debut in June 2018. The space will include a new 15,000-square-foot paradise ballroom, along with an additional 20,000-square-feet of outdoor and pre-function spaces, according to a press release. In total, the resort’s event facilities will be expanded to 95,000-square-feet, the […]
Royal Palms Resort and Spa, 5200 E. Camelback Road, will embark upon a multi-million dollar renovation to all 119 rooms, including its presidential suite, as well as select meeting and event spaces, to commence in June 2017. The destination resort will undergo renovations to complement recent improvements made to the pool and lounge area, event […]
Pamela Overton Risoleo, shareholder in the Phoenix office of international multi-practice law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the prestigious Peggy Goldwater Award. The Peggy Goldwater Award was established in 2014 in honor of the first Heart Ball Chairman, Mrs. Barry Goldwater. As recipient of the Peggy Goldwater Award, Ms. Risoleo will be recognized for dedicating more than 25 years to philanthropic causes and for her passion for serving the Phoenix community, including the American Heart Association where she has been a member since 1993, according to a press release.
The Paradise Valley Planning Commission Tuesday, April 18 continued its evaluation of the details and characteristics proposed in an intermediate special use permit amendment for the Sanctuary on Camelback Resort & Spa. The study session, held at Town Hall, 6401 E. Lincoln Drive, took a closer look at submitted plans to create additions to existing […]
From corralling the interests of billion-dollar resort pursuits to regulating the breadth of a single-family residence renovation, the planning services division represents the heart and soul of the Town of Paradise Valley. At the helm of the Town of Paradise Valley Planning Division is Community Development Director Eva Cutro, who has just celebrated 19 years […]
Childhelp, the nation’s oldest and largest non-profit advocating for abused and neglected children, celebrated its 11th Annual Childhelp Wings Fashion Show Luncheon on Sunday, April 2 at the Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia. The sold-out event broke the previous fundraising record, raising a total of $190,000 to fund crucial Childhelp programs and services in Arizona, according to a press release. Co-chaired by community advocates Tiffany Quayle and Abby Traister-Leadon, the event was hosted by Dove Cameron, known for her dual role on Disney Channel’s Liv and Maddie, and, for the third year in a row, Nick Ciletti from ABC 15 Arizona.
Over 600 guests enjoyed a beautiful spring night in Phoenix at the opening and viewing of “Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera from the Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection,” at the Heard Museum April 9. The central courtyard of the museum was aglow with Portofino lights, calla lilies draped the tables and music from several artists serenaded guests, according to a press release. At its only north American stop on the tour, the exhibition features 33 paintings by Kahlo, Rivera and four other Mexican amster artists; 72 photographs capturing the life of the artists, and a handmade Oaxacan clothing collection.
Officials at the Paradise Valley Police Department are saying license plate reader data helped track down, identify and charge a suspected hit-and-run driver. On March 21 officials say the Paradise Valley Police Department responded to the area of Lincoln Drive and Desert Fairways on a reported vehicle accident in the nearby area of the intersection. […]
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.