Paradise Valley Town Council mulls Town Hall remodel

Paradise Valley Town Hall may undergo some changes in the near future as the town council discussed potential interim remodels of the building during the study session of its Thursday, May 10 meeting. Engineering Services Analyst Jeremy Knapp and Town Manager Kevin Burke presented two potential interim options to create more office space, consolidate information […]

Paradise Valley 2019 budget progresses into tentative budget after town council review

The Paradise Valley Town Council moved forward with its budget plan for fiscal year 2019, moving the plan to a tentative budget. Council poured over the budget plan at its Thursday, May 10 study session at town hall, 6401 E. Lincoln Drive. Town Manager Kevin Burke presented an overview of previous adds and deletes to […]

Xavier alumna receives Fulbright award to United Kingdoms

Xavier College Preparatory alumna Sophie Wix has received a Fulbright U.S. Student Program Award to the United Kingdom from the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. Ms. Wix, who will graduate from the University of Southern California this week, will pursue an Master of Philosophy in Medical Science at […]

Xavier uses extensive concussion protocol in assessing student-athletes

Concussions continue to be a hot topic especially at the high school level but in recent years, more emphasis has been put on awareness as well as implementing appropriate protocols to help schools prevent and treat these injuries. Athletic trainers are the first line of treatment for a concussed athlete. They play a vital role […]

Paradise Valley youth tennis player makes USTA National Junior Team

The U.S. Tennis Association announced Tuesday, April 24 eight top junior boys qualified for the 2018 Team USA National Junior Team including Niroop Vallabhaneni, 15, of Paradise Valley. The junior team is a training program designed to give a collection of America’s top young players, born in either 2002 or 2003, opportunities to train together […]

Paradise Valley approves contract for culvert extension on McDonald Drive

The Paradise Valley Town Council approved a contract with Markham Contracting to work on the McDonald Drive Culvert Extension Capital Improvement Project. The decision came at the council’s Thursday, April 12 council meeting at Town Hall, 6401 E. Lincoln Drive, as part of the consent agenda. With the council’s approval, Town Manager Kevin Burke can […]

Camelback Sanctuary Choir to host performance of Handel’s Messiah

Grammy winning/nominated vocal soloists will join the Camelback Sanctuary Choir and baroque musicians at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 22 for a free concert of Parts 2 & 3 of Handel’s Messiah at Camelback Bible Church, 3900 E. Stanford Drive in Paradise Valley. The soloists include Soprano Cait Frizzell, bass Paul Mix Tipton, mezzo-soprano Karen Knudsen […]

PV police to host local carnival after Special Olympics torch run

The Paradise Valley Police Department will participate in the carrying of the torch to kick-off the summer Special Olympics with its leg slated for Thursday, May 3 from 4:30-5 p.m. The department is hosting in-person enrollment at the Paradise Valley Police Department, 6433 E. Lincoln Drive, Saturday, April 14, 10 a.m. to noon, according to […]

Over Easy opens doors in Paradise Valley

The newest location for one of Arizona’s original and locally owned breakfast spots is now open in Paradise Valley. Over Easy opened Tuesday, March 27 at the intersection of Tatum and Shea boulevards at 10637 N. Tatum Blvd. It will be open daily from 6 a.m. to 2 pm., according to a press release. “We […]

Celebrity Fight Night honors bravery, philanthropy at annual event

On Saturday, March 10, stars and athletes from around the country, gathered at the J.W. Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa in Phoenix to celebrate the 24th Anniversary of Celebrity Fight Night. Grammy Award winning superstar of country music Reba McEntire returned for her 13th year as emcee. Activist and Alzheimer’s research advocate Maria Shriver […]