Esperança receives $25K grant for oral health workshops

  Thanks to a $25K grant from Delta Dental of Arizona, Esperança’s foundation enables health educators to conduct workshops in Title 1 school districts throughout Metro Phoenix, teaching children how to care for their teeth. Although a foundation of good oral health habits starts with educating children early, in some populations, that is not the […]

Students invite the community to the PHX Fine Arts Fest on May 18

PHX Fine Arts Fest, a student-run event filled with performances, workshops and other activities to involve the community in the arts will take place 4-8 p.m., May 18 at Shadow Mountain High School, 2902 E. Shea Blvd. The NVAA and arts programs of Shadow Mountain High School, Shea Middle School and Desert Cove Elementary School […]

Campaign reminding all of dangers if kids, pets left in parked cars

The Maricopa County Attorney’s Office is kicking off a summer tradition of making sure drivers know kids and pets cannot be left in parked cars. Officials will be at the 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 6, monthly Coffee with a Chief at the Paradise Valley Police Department’s station, 6433 E. Lincoln Drive, to present their “Don’t […]

One place for all: Special Olympics torch runs through town

There was much more involved to the torch passing between the Paradise Valley Police Department and the Scottsdale Police Department, as a kick-off to the Special Olympics was sparked at the Law Enforcement Torch Run and Community Carnival Celebration. The inaugural fair filled with bubbles, interactive activities, vendors and raffles attracted people of all ages […]

Alden A. Thomas joins the firm of Jaburg Wilk to expand insurance law practice

Jaburg Wilk has added Alden A. Thomas to the law firm as an associate attorney in their insurance coverage and bad faith and construction defect litigation groups. Before joining Jaburg Wilk, Ms. Alden represented clients in insurance coverage and civil litigation, according to a press release. Prior to starting private practice, she clerked for Justice […]

Teens’ projects earn volunteer service awards

Arizona’s top two youth volunteers of 2018 were honored in the nation’s capital last month for their volunteer service during the 23rd annual presentation of The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards. They joined 100 other top youth volunteers from across the country – each received $1,000 awards and personal congratulations from Olympic gold medalist and […]

Xavier College Preparatory students are honored for award-winning artwork

Six Xavier College Preparatory students were honored for their artwork at the Annual Congressional District 9 High School Art Exhibit and Competition awards reception. According to a press release, the following students were honored on April 28 at the Art Institute of Phoenix where the event was held: Junior Fiona Pan placed first in the […]

WWE’s Bella Twins open first pop-up shop at Desert Ridge Marketplace, empower women

WWE’s Bella Twins, Brie and Nikki Bella, will open their first pop-up shop for Birdiebee, which is their signature line of apparel, intimates, activewear and accessories on Thursday, May 3 at Desert Ridge Marketplace, 21001 N. Tatum Blvd., Phoenix. The Birdiebee pop-up shop will be located in The District at Desert Ridge Marketplace near Dave […]

Xavier students, faculty, families travel globally with school’s international program

Fifty-two Xavier College Preparatory students along with family and faculty members recently traveled to Lourdes, France for an Easter pilgrimage that the all-female high school introduced 18 years ago. Xavier launched an International Studies Program six years ago to expand its Lourdes sojourn and to provide its students and faculty members with additional global religious, […]

Olney Gallery displays Barbara Bayless Lacy solo exhibit through May 23

Colorful paintings from Barbara Bayless Lacy will be featured at First Friday with a reception, 6-9 p.m. May 4 at Olney Gallery at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, 100 W. Roosevelt Street in Phoenix. The exhibit will be shown 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday-Friday, April 27–May 23, with free garage parking available for guests, according to a press […]