Herberger Theater opens new exhibit with free Dec. 7 reception

The Herberger Theater Center invites the public to the free opening reception for Fantasy for a Noble Universe, a guest curator exhibit of two- and three-dimensional art featuring nationally recognized artist, Jill Friedberg. The opening reception is on First Friday, Dec. 7, 5:30-7 p.m., where patrons can meet the artist, enjoy music and a no-host […]

Shufelt: Do you know where your charitable dollars go?

I recently visited one of my favorite family-owned restaurants in North Phoenix to pick up a take-out meal. Walking up to the front door — on a Friday night, I passed a table not unlike those set up by Boy Scouts or girls’ choirs soliciting a few dollars from patrons passing by — this table […]

Shea Homes showcases Azure Paradise Valley

Shea Homes had its grand opening of Azure Paradise Valley, the first Shea Signature luxury community, over the weekend of Oct. 20. Over 350 guests attended a private Friday, Oct. 19 event, with drinks and appetizers by Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse, Sumo Maya and M Catering as well as entertainment from Nate Nathan and the MacDaddy-O’s. […]

Arizona Criminal Justice Commission names new public information officer

Arizona Criminal Justice Commission announced Molly E. Edwards was named public information officer/legislative liaison. With more than 17 years experience in government affairs and media relations, Ms. Edwards served as the program director for the O’Connor Institute, public information officer for the Arizona Department of Education and press secretary at the Arizona Attorney General’s Office, […]

Hermosa Inn partners with Scottsdale Artists’ School for 2018-19 art series

The Hermosa Inn is partnering with Scottsdale Artists’ School for a second year to create a unique and interactive event series, Journaling: Art and Observation, held at the Paradise Valley the hotel. From first-timers to experienced artists, local artist and illustrator Devon Meyer will unlock participants’ creativity and hone their observations skills as she introduces […]

Female Valley leaders headline November luncheon

Four executive women leaders in predominantly male-dominated industries will share their stories of how they rose to their positions as part of November’s AZCREW and YWCA joint lunch. The event will feature panelists: Phoenix Police Chief, Jeri L. Williams; CBRE Managing Director of Advisory and Transaction Services, Cathy Teeter; and The Weitz Company General Manager, […]

Rosa Kilgore to showcase jewelery at Phoenix Art Museum

The Museum Store at Phoenix Art Museum, 1625 N. Central Ave., will showcase a Jewelry Trunk Show featuring Arizona-based Rosa Kilgore Jewelry from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24 in conjunction with Small Business Saturday. Ms. Kilgore is a fifth generation Arizonan from a family of artists, art collectors and gallerists, according to […]

College district, Loyola Marymount officials sign transfer admission agreement

The Maricopa County Community College District and Loyola Marymount University have signed a transfer admissions agreement that will enable students attending the 10 MCCCD colleges to receive guaranteed fall admission to LMU if they meet specific requirements. The agreement will allow students who maintain GPA and unit requirements to transfer into select programs at LMU. “We are […]

Parkinson’s disease pioneer, Dr. Lieberman, honored for lasting legacy

Nearly 150 guests from around the state and across the country gathered at the Sanctuary Camelback Mountain Resort on Oct. 12 to honor Dr. Abraham Lieberman’s legacy and support Parkinson’s research. Dr. Lieberman will be retiring this winter after practicing at Barrow Neurological Institute for almost three decades and caring for more than 40,000 patients, […]

Graham, Jennings-Roggensack earn Valley Leadership top honors

Valley Leadership announced John Graham and Colleen Jennings-Roggensack as the organization’s Man and Woman of the Year. The pair will be honored for their long-term contributions and commitment to our community at the Annual Man and Woman of the Year awards luncheon March 29, 2019 at the JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort and Spa, […]