Judges, event volunteers needed for Arizona’s largest science fair

Arizona Science Center is putting out a call for judges and volunteers for the Arizona Science and Engineering Fair, Arizona’s state level science fair. The fair takes place April 4-5, at the Phoenix Convention Center in downtown Phoenix, and 75 event volunteers and 175-200 volunteer judges are needed. Managed by Arizona Science Center, AzSEF brings […]

Tickets go on sale Feb. 8 for Steve Hackett Phoenix concert

Reserved seat tickets will be on sale 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 8, for Steve Hackett’s Selling England By The Pound performance Oct. 17 at The Van Buren in Phoenix. Acclaimed by many to be Genesis’ finest album, Selling England by the Pound will be performed by Mr. Hackett and company in its entirety. “Supported by some of […]

Turf Paradise: A track record of giving back to the community

Sixty-three years ago this month Turf Paradise opened its doors for the first time. That’s six decades at the same location at 19th Avenue and Bell Road in Phoenix, racing horses and entertaining generations. Back then we were on the outskirts of town. Today we are in the heart of the city. And we keep […]

Campaign to focus on breakthrough research to prevent new HIV transmissions

With December being AIDS Awareness month, Phoenix-based Aunt Rita’s Foundation is launching the U=U initiative in Arizona. U=U stands for “Undetectable equals Untransmittable” and uses the hashtags #UequalsU and #U=U. Much has changed since HIV/AIDS was first diagnosed in the 1980’s, according to a press release. Thanks to advances in treatment, the Centers for Disease […]

NAWBO invites female entrepreneurs to diversity workshop

Female entrepreneurs are invited to learn tips about leveraging diversity at the Feb. 7 Rise Up! Workshop presented by the Phoenix Chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners. The workshop, 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the Maricopa Small Business Development Center, 108 N. 40th St., Phoenix, is part of the organization’s quarterly program to promote […]

Camelback Collective reaches more than 50 percent occupancy

Camelback Collective, the first new-build office complex to hit the Camelback Corridor in 10 years, has reached more than 50 percent occupancy, according to a release. Jupiter Research, LLC, which develops, manufactures and supplies electronic inhalation products, is the latest in a line of companies locating at the property, 2801 E. Camelback Road, Phoenix. It […]

Phoenix NAWBO takes woman owned businesses to the next level

The Phoenix chapter of NAWBO, the National Association of Women Business Owners, is creating success stories all over the Valley. Business owners are always looking for a way to raise their bottom line and many turn to networking, according to a press release. NAWBO is a networking group for women in business that can boast […]

Cancer Survivors Art Exhibit opens at Herberger Theater

The Herberger Theater Center invites the public to the free opening reception for Cancer Survivors Art Exhibit, an event featuring work from Cancer Support Community Arizona’s expressive arts program. The opening reception will be 5:30-7 p.m. on First Friday, Jan. 4, at the Herberger Theater Center in downtown Phoenix at 222 E. Monroe. Guests will […]

SCS Engineers completes 3,500 projects, celebrates 30th anniversary

SCS Engineers, an award-winning environmental consulting and construction firm, is celebrating the completion of more than 3,500 Arizona-based projects and reflecting on its 30th anniversary in Arizona. Dan Sola, a hydrogeologist and project manager with more than 30 years of experience, recently took over the Arizona office in September, according to a press release. Mr. […]

Gateway Academy debuts new virtual reality lab

How can virtual reality serve education? Gateway Academy will address this question and celebrate school choice at the grand opening of its Virtual Reality Lab at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 23. Legislators, educators, parents, and students will attend the event, which will feature a keynote address by Arizona Director of Implementation for the American […]