Paradise Valley signs marching orders for analysis of SmokeTree rebirth effort

A Statement of Direction has been rendered by Paradise Valley Town Council to give building and design guidelines for the legacy SmokeTree Resort’s renovation. On Thursday, Oct. 11, Paradise Valley Town Council spent about an hour combing over SmokeTree Resort’s Statement of Direction, which is comprised of 12 elements pertaining to several aspects of the […]

Retail team joins Kidder Mathews’ Phoenix office

The retail brokerage team of Chuck Wells, Trask Switzenberg, Darrell DeShaw and Justin DiBiase has joined Kidder Mathews’ Phoenix office. Prior to Kidder Mathews, the team was with Advisors Commercial Real Estate in Phoenix. Mr. Wells is a 30-year industry veteran and “is recognized as one of Arizona’s leading tenant representation brokers,” according to a […]

CB Live prepares to be the “hottest” Valley restaurant, venue

A Desert Ridge Marketplace restaurant and multi-use venue prepares to be “the hottest restaurant and entertainment venue in the Valley.” Tickets will go on sale 8 a.m., Friday, Oct. 26 at cblive.com for Copper Blues Live (CB Live) set to open on Friday, Nov. 23, with a performance from local-gone-superstar and Saturday Night Live alum, […]

Understated elegance: Town council remains steadfast on established aesthetics

A plan crafted to enhance and showcase the town’s identity on its main thoroughfares seems to be a bit too over the top for some council members, who prefer more subtle and “understated” improvements. While discussing the plan’s implementation on Thursday, Oct. 11, the Paradise Valley Town Council voiced its desire to move on from […]

PV resident to speak at Circumnavigators Club-Desert Chapter meeting

Circumnavigators Club-Desert Chapter invites guests to attend the opening meeting of the season and its banquet. Longtime Paradise Valley resident Kay Ahern will be the featured speaker at the meeting scheduled 1-3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 18 at the Arizona Country Club at 5668 E. Orange Blossom Lane in Phoenix; reservation deadline is Friday, Nov. […]

Paradise Valley Town Council announces town manager candidates

The Paradise Valley Town Council has announced that, after a nationwide search, it is conducting interviews with candidates who have been identified for the town manager position. The town contracted with a specialized executive search firm, CPS HR consulting, and has been engaged in comprehensive recruitment efforts since July, which has included a national outreach […]

Phoenix Children’s Hospital 5K raises more than $300,000

Nearly 2,000 participants came together to make a difference for Phoenix Children’s Hospital patients on Oct. 6 at the 3rd Annual Phoenix Children’s Hospital 5K, presented by RSM US LLP. The family friendly 3.1 mile run/walk raised more than $300,000 for Phoenix Children’s Hospital – a record for the event, according to a release. All […]

Paradise Valley consternation swirls as outgoing mayor seeks CIP advisory committee, role

Following an overwhelming chagrin percolating around a beautification project meant to offer motorists a more pristine view of Doubletree Ranch Road, Paradise Valley Mayor Michael Collins is taking matters into his own hands. On Thursday, Oct. 4 Mr. Collins issued a letter to residents along Doubletree Ranch Road within Paradise Valley town limits suggesting an […]

Phoenix Children’s Hospital Foundation raises record $1.8M in September

Phoenix Children’s Hospital Foundation has raised more than $1.8 million for its campaign, Step Up. Step In. Stop Cancer. A record for the foundation’s September campaign for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, contributions included cash and in-kind donations from businesses and individuals from the community, according to a press release. The fundraiser began Sept. 5 with […]

Paradise Valley OKs amendment to IGA involving public safety regional wireless cooperative

The Paradise Valley Town Council recently approved on consent changes to an intergovernmental agreement regarding the regional wireless cooperative’s governance document. The approval came as part of the Thursday, Sept. 13 Town Council meeting at Town Hall, 6401 E. Lincoln Drive. The council voted on an amendment to Resolution 1262, which is an intergovernmental agreement […]