Radius Apartments recently sells for $4.45M in Phoenix

SVN Desert Commercial Advisors recently represented the buyer in the sale of Radius Apartments at 2602 W. Glenrosa Ave. The 37,000-square-foot property, with 72-units, Radius Apartments is surrounded by several area apartment complexes, according to a press release on exchanging ownership to S Realty Inc. in Phoenix. The SVN multifamily team, led by Carrick Sears […]

Orpheus Male Chorus of Phoenix to hold auditions in August

The Orpheus Male Chorus of Phoenix—Arizona’s longest-standing, continuously performing choral arts organization—is opening auditions for its 91st season. Auditions will be held from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m on Tuesday, Aug. 6 and Tuesday, Aug 13 at Central United Methodist Church, 1875 N. Central Ave., in Phoenix, according to a press release, adding that prepared […]

The Diane & Bruce Halle Foundation awards grant to Kids in Focus

Kids in Focus announces that it has received a “generous gift” from The Diane & Bruce Halle Foundation to help vulnerable children in Maricopa County. The funds will support current, new and expanded photography mentoring programs as well as operating expenses, according to a press release, noting the organization’s mission of building resilience, self-confidence and […]

monOrchid and ASU launch lunar exhibit: ‘Barnstorming the Moon

The monOrchid and ASU, with True North Studio, will launch a lunar exhibit entitled, “Barnstorming the Moon” from Friday, July 19, to Friday, Aug. 16 at the monOrchid, 214 E. Roosevelt St. The event is free to the public along with a special panel discussion at 6 p.m. on July 20 as experts discuss details […]

Second Annual ‘Spayghetti and No Balls’ Gala pairs pasta, pets

One of the Valley’s no-kill shelters, Arizona Small Dog Rescue will host its Second Annual Spayghetti and No Balls Gala. The event is on Saturday, Oct. 5 at the Aviano residential community, 22500 N. Aviano Way, Phoenix, according to a press release. “Last year alone, Arizona Small Dog Rescue spent nearly $60,000 to spay and […]

HDE Agency reports record-breaking events attendance exceeding 140K

More than 143,000 people attended HDE Agency events during its 2018-2019 event season with a roster of 12 signature functions. The excessive growth prompted the company to hire Scottsdale-based firm Evolve Public Relations and Marketing as its agency of record, according to a press release, noting that the firm will handle all public relations, social […]

Knoodle brings on brander John Meyer as chief creative partner

Internationally known creative talent John Meyer will join Phoenix-based knoodle, which is a 13-person ad agency known for its work in residential and commercial real estate. Founded in 1999 by CEO Rosaria Cain, the Phoenix-based advertising, creative and public relations agency brings Mr. Meyer to the Valley from southern California, according to a press release, […]

ULI Arizona District Council selects Kimball as new chair

Longtime ULI leader Heidi Kimball, senior vice president with Sunbelt Holdings, was selected as the new chair of the Urban Land Institute, Arizona District Council. Serving on a voluntary basis for a two-year term, starting on July 1, Ms. Kimball, a full member of the Urban Land Institute, has been actively involved in ULI since […]

By the numbers: The dollars and cents of Paradise Valley public safety

Just off Lincoln Drive, near the eastern borders of Paradise Valley is the state’s sixth largest municipal court. The Paradise Valley Municipal Court, due to its court filings, continues to be ranked as the sixth largest municipal court compared to the other 81 in the state, according to Court Director Jeanette Wiesenhofer. Earlier this spring […]

Gonzales, Kauffman get elected to Experience Matters Board of Directors

Retired insurance professionals, Yvette Gonzales and Carole Kauffman, former vice president and officer at Trellis — formerly Neighborhood Housing Services of Phoenix — were elected to three-year terms on the Experience Matters Board of Directors. Their connections with Experience Matters prepared them for the mission of the Valley-based nonprofit that matches retired professionals with nonprofit […]