Camp Patrick to provide free camp for Spina Bifida child patients

A Valley non-profit organization, which Tommy and Katie Reeve created, called Camp Patrick, provides a free weeklong camp for children with Spina Bifida. Camp Patrick is a safe space with wheelchair, walker, crutches/braces accessibility. At the camp kids with Spina Bifida can work on independence, confidence and meet other kids with similar challenges, according to […]

Man on a mission: Giles Smith seeks Olympic gold

Swimming is a big part of Giles Smith’s life and he hopes to turn that passion into an Olympics berth by way of the Town of Paradise Valley. Smith, a Baltimore native, has made Phoenix and the Phoenix Swim Club, 3901 E. Stanford Drive in Paradise Valley, his home for training. He hopes that training […]

Xavier golf, cross-country teams earn all-region honors

Xavier College Preparatory’s 2018 state champion golf and cross-country teams earned top honors for their coaches and athletes in the Arizona Interscholastic Association’s Premier Region. “As Xavier’s athletic director, I could not be more proud of our cross-country and golf teams,” Sister Lynn Winsor said in a prepared statement. “Having Coach Tui (Selveratnum) selected as […]

Hard at work: Paradise Valley IT department chugs along in update

A multitude of technology updates to the Town of Paradise Valley will be bringing staff and municipal departments out of the stone age, officials there say. The Paradise Valley Town Council received an update on what the Information Technology Department has worked on and where the department hopes to place its future focus. Steven Brunasso, […]

Paradise Valley approves memorandum with new public safety foundation

A new foundation is set to emerge with goals of benefiting the public safety needs of the Town of Paradise Valley. The Paradise Valley Town Council approved on consent a memorandum of understanding with the Paradise Valley Public Safety Foundation, an independent 501(c)3 chartable organization, at its Thursday, Nov. 15 meeting at Town Hall, 6401 […]

Paradise Valley vintage car show returns to support veterans

The Town of Paradise Valley will host the 14th Annual Paradise Valley Veterans’ Appreciation Vintage Car Show Saturday, Nov. 10 and the municipality is inviting residents to “take those wonderful collector cars out of their garages and drive them over to Town Hall.” The objective of the show is for Paradise Valley residents, young and […]

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 […]

PV resident, Xavier golfer win at Scottsdale Junior Championship

Paradise Valley resident Nicholas Kling and Xavier junior Ashley Menne both notched victories at the Scottsdale Junior Championship, which took place Saturday, Aug. 18 and Sunday, Aug. 19 at TPC Scottsdale. This was Kling’s first victory of the season while Menne has posted six wins in the last six events she’s entered on the Junior […]

Police: Credit card fraud used at PV resort

Two men have been arrested by Paradise Valley police for allegedly using stolen credit cards at a local resort. The Paradise Valley Police Department was called to a town resort by a victim who had been notified that his credit card number had been used, according to police officials. When police arrived, they learned that […]

Paradise Valley resident spends week at Space Academy at U.S. Space and Rocket Center

Danielle Verlardi of Paradise Valley recently attended Space Academy at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center — home of Space Camp, Space Camp Robotics, Aviation Challenge and NASA Marshall Space Flight Center’s Official Visitor Center. The week-long educational program promotes science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), while training students and with hands-on activities and missions […]