Mood: The ins and outs of storm drainage, wash maintenance

On Tuesday, Oct. 2 the Town of Paradise Valley experienced heavy rainfall in the wake of Hurricane Rosa. The Maricopa County weather station near the intersection of Tatum and Shea boulevards recorded a 24-hour rainfall total of 3.70 inches. The weather station at the Paradise Valley Country Club recorded 3.39 inches and the weather station […]

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 […]

AZCREW presents its annual ‘Black & White Affair’ on Oct. 24

Benefiting its “MRED Dollars for Scholars” program, AZCREW is hosting its annual Black & White Affair. The event to benefit ASU’s Master of Real Estate Development program, will be held 5:30-8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 24, at Pubblico Italian Eatery, 5813 N. 7th Street in Phoenix, according to a press release. The event will feature […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Shea Homes to host Azure Paradise Valley grand opening

Shea Homes will host a grand opening Saturday, Oct. 20 for Azure Paradise Valley, the first Shea Signature luxury community at 6997 E. Cactus Wren Road. This guard-gated community will include 66 homes on 23 acres, adjacent to the upcoming Ritz-Carlton Paradise Valley. Tours of the Azure show homes will be available from 11 a.m. […]