Paradise Valley Town Council candidates discuss virtues of municipal leadership

Local voters will go to the polls Tuesday, Aug. 28 to elect a new mayor and three people to Paradise Valley Town Council. Paradise Valley Vice Mayor Jerry Bien-Willner, who is running unopposed, is seeking the top spot at the apex of the local governing board while four council candidates are seeking one of three […]

Anton: I have officially announced my Paradise Valley candidacy

With great pride I, James Anton, announce my candidacy for the Paradise Valley Town Council. As a 33-year resident and serving as a member of the Paradise Valley Planning Commission, I have obtained even greater respect for our wonderful community and the many volunteers that allow us to maintain the quality of life we all […]

Valley attorney trio achieve a significant trial and Appellate victory in a premises liability

Jones, Skelton and Hochuli attorneys Doug Cullins, Jennifer Anderson and Kenneth Moskow achieved a significant trial and appellate victory in a premises liability case where the plaintiff invoked the “mode-of-operation rule” and “res ipsa loquitur” doctrine. Plaintiff Kathleen Shafer alleged that while shopping at a Walgreen store, she removed a glass air freshener refill from […]

Alleged makeshift Villaresi resort operation awakens Paradise Valley neighborhood

A residential home within the Villaresi neighborhood in the Town of Paradise Valley is allegedly being used for commercial events, is upsetting neighbors, the local homeowners association and residents there contend a lawsuit may soon come to fruition. The home at 6347 E. Royal Palm Drive, within a 12-lot gated community, is being solicited as […]

Camelback Inn nears completion of Paradise Ballroom

The JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort & Spa is nearing completion of its new 15,000-square-foot Paradise Ballroom. The project includes an additional 20,000 square feet of outdoor and pre-function space, bringing the award-winning resort’s total meeting and event space to 95,000 square feet, according to a release. In addition to floor-to-ceiling windows, which will provide […]

March of Dimes recognizes nurses for care, compassion, integrity

Twelve caregivers were honored for their “extraordinary level of patient care, compassion, integrity, professionalism and leadership” in the nursing profession at the March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Awards. Sen. Kimberly Yee was named Legislative Champion during the Friday, June 15, luncheon at the Camby Hotel in Phoenix. Approximately 250 guests attended. “March of […]

Phoenix Symphony luncheon to raise money for education, community engagement programs

The Phoenix Symphony’s Savor the Symphony Women’s Luncheon returns to Symphony Hall on Friday, Feb. 8, 2019 to bring music and food together for a good cause. The Savor the Symphony has presented talent from the music and culinary worlds to crowds for six straight years. The Phoenix Symphony has announced Deirdre (DeeDee) Vecchione will […]

Andeen: volunteering with the Paradise Valley Police Department, join us!

I love serving our town as a Paradise Valley Police Volunteer. The experiences are rewarding and the friendships long-lasting. And, I feel great about doing something good for our town residents and the police department. And, volunteering is an exciting diversion from my day job as a senior account executive in the financial services industry. […]

Statement of Direction approved by council for Lincoln Medical Plaza

The Paradise Valley Planning Commission will soon consider a redevelopment application for the Lincoln Medical Plaza. Town Council reviewed the Statement of Direction in a study session prior to a public hearing and vote later in the evening on June 14. A Statement of Direction is a document issued by Town Council giving the Planning […]

Xavier Prep soccer star wins Gatorade honors

Xavier College Preparatory junior Kyla Ferry has been named the Gatorade Arizona Girls Soccer Player of the Year. In addition to honoring her athletic excellence, the award also recognizes the student’s academic achievement as well as her overall character. She has maintained a weighted GPA of 4.14, and she also tutors, helps to coach youth […]