Local Spotlights

  • Owner of Verve Wellness Travels to Washington D.C. for Historic Inauguration Event

    Owner of Verve Wellness Travels to Washington D.C. for Historic Inauguration EventAttending the recent presidential inauguration would be a thrill for anyone. But for the owner of Verve Wellness Center, Dr. David Warkentin, his interest in going to the festivities in person was both personal, professional and patriotic. Dr. Warkentin sits on the Congressional Committee for Health Care and was exci ... Read More

  • Pre-Oscars Party at Hermosa Inn Features 'Edith Head' and Vintage Fashion by Robert Black

    Pre-Oscars Party at Hermosa Inn Features 'Edith Head' and Vintage Fashion by Robert Black Photos by Debby Wolvos of DW PhotographyEach year, Hermosa Inn hosts a beautiful dinner party that celebrates Oscar season with a touch of fashion, whimsy and elegance. This year’s annual pre-Oscars party had a wonderful theme of a “Touch of Grace.” Grace Kelly, that is! Scottsdale.com was honored to t ... Read More

  • Prenatal Massage at Elements Massage™ South Mesa

    Prenatal Massage at Elements Massage™ South MesaCongratulations! You are creating the miracle of life. There is nothing in the world like the nine-month miracle of pregnancy. Unfortunately, nothing in the world can prepare a woman for the demands of pregnancy. The changes from head to toe that a woman must endure throughout pregnancy are incomparable to any other natural development. You are goi ... Read More

  • Celebrity Fight Night XXIII: Celebrating Ali - Reflections from CEO & Founder Jimmy Walker

    Celebrity Fight Night XXIII: Celebrating Ali - Reflections from CEO & Founder Jimmy WalkerChairman, CEO, and Founder of the Celebrity Fight Night Foundation, Jimmy Walker may very well be the most humble of unsung heroes on the Valley’s philanthropy scene. The first Celebrity Fight Night in 1994 featured Charles Barkley and raised $100,000. Fast forward 23 years, and the event has evolved in ... Read More

  • SumoMaya – Be Prepared for the Greatest ‘Bottomless Brunch’, with or without Libations

    SumoMaya – Be Prepared for the Greatest ‘Bottomless Brunch’, with or without Libations It’s SumoMaya – that incredibly unique and beautiful spot in Scottsdale that epically combines Mexican and Asian culinary influences to give its guests unrivaled and delicious food choices. So, of course a Bottomless Brunch already has tongues wagging. As the resident foodie of Scottsdale.com, I was in ... Read More

  • Museum-Quality Collection of Art in North Scottsdale Home to be Auctioned on Sat., Feb. 25

    Museum-Quality Collection of Art in North Scottsdale Home to be Auctioned on Sat., Feb. 25 Entrepreneur/financial planner spent more than 30 years collecting fine art A museum-quality collection of fine art will be auctioned in a north Scottsdale home near the Troon North community on Saturday, February 25. Scottsdale-based J. Levine Auction & Appraisal is handling the auction, which features ... Read More

  • Creamistry Arcadia Now Open and Serving up Ice Cream with a Scientifically Fun Twist

    Creamistry Arcadia Now Open and Serving up Ice Cream with a Scientifically Fun TwistCreamistry has a unique take on creating the perfect ice cream treat. Customers choose a size or specialty (ranging from shakes to floats to waffle bowls and more), next they select an ice cream base (including premium, organic, Greek yogurt, non-dairy, vegan and gluten free options including sorbet and coconut mil ... Read More

  • 18th Annual PANDA “Children Helping Children” Fashion Show and Luncheon Set for March 25

    18th Annual PANDA Children Helping Children Fashion Show and Luncheon Saturday, March 25, 2017 WHO:The Phoenix Women’s Board of the Steele Children’s Research Center at the University of Arizona College of Medicine organize the event, which is open to the public.WHAT: 18th Annual “Children Helping Children” Fashion Show and Luncheon featuring 55 child models, a live and silent auction and ... Read More

  • Hermosa Inn Completes Multi-million Dollar Renovation and Expansion

    Hermosa Inn Completes Multi-million Dollar Renovation and ExpansionAuthentic design and decor pays homage to The Inn's original adobe architecture and storied past maintaining the beloved hotel’s mantra, #UnmistakablyArizona It was a magical night at Hermosa Inn in Paradise Valley. The Valley’s media community, VIPs and friends of Hermosa Inn turned out to celebrate the multi-million dollar re ... Read More

  • Hearth ’61 Brings Hearth Cooking to New Desert Modern Resort

    Hearth ’61 Brings Hearth Cooking to New Desert Modern ResortIngredient-driven restaurant at Mountain Shadows to be new hub of Paradise ValleyIn March, Paradise Valley will welcome a new restaurant, Hearth ’61, a concept led by renowned Chef Charles Wiley. Serving Valley locals and visitors alike, it will be the signature restaurant at Mountain Shadows, the new $100-million resort on the corner ... Read More

  • Roof Top Sunday Presented by Raven Events at Casablanca Roof Top Lounge

    Roof Top Sunday Presented by Raven Events at Casablanca Roof Top LoungeLive Music and Complimentary Wine Tasting at Free Event 4-7 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26Join us for one of the best ways to spend a relaxing Sunday afternoon – live music, delicious food, good wine, handcrafted cocktails and great views overlooking Old Town Scottsdale and Camelback Mountain. Arrive early to discover our featured anim ... Read More

  • Notre Dame Preparatory Teacher Takes Part in Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience

    Notre Dame Preparatory Teacher Takes Part in Once-in-a-Lifetime ExperienceExperience can be the best of teachers! Recently, economics and macroeconomics teacher at Notre Dame Preparatory High School, Sheila Martinez embarked on an engaging two day educational trip to San Francisco. Martinez was accepted to the Education Advisory Group for the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco Education Outreac ... Read More

  • Cloris Leachman to Be Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

    Cloris Leachman to Be Honored with Lifetime Achievement AwardIconic actress will be live on stage at Sedona International Film Festival to accept award.UPDATEEd Asner and Valerie Harper, whose careers and links to Mary Tyler Moore helped create lasting memories and historic television, will join colleague and friend Cloris Leachman for a special event at the 23rd annual Sedona International Film F ... Read More

  • BLK Live Delights and Surprises with Eclectic Menu and Gorgeous Facility

    BLK Live Delights and Surprises with Eclectic Menu and Gorgeous FacilityWhether you are coming for a one-of-a-kind live band experience, to enjoy cocktails, or to dine, BLK Live will impress you with every facet of its unique destination. Executive Chef and Manager of BLK Live, Daniel Hackett wears many hats and his creative direction serves to deliver the finest in guest experiences and dining. D ... Read More

  • Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Spa

    Andaz Scottsdale Resort & SpaBringing Artful Style to Scottsdale’s Resort Scene The wait is over! Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Spa opened in December 2016 and Scottsdale.com was thrilled to discover all the facets of the property that is nestled at the base of Camelback Mountain on a well thought-out 23 acres that includes 201 guest bungalows. One of the first things you will notice at Anda ... Read More

  • Roaring Fork Continues to Impress

    Roaring Fork Continues to ImpressBy Lynette CarringtonRoaring Fork has left its mark on the Valley in the nearly two decades it has called Scottsdale home. During a recent media dinner, we had a chance to get reacquainted with the popular destination restaurant, and enjoyed some wonderful new menu items and show some culinary love to some of its tried-and-true favorites. Our group was greeted with ... Read More

  • Ruben C. Gonzalez’ Powerful ‘La Esquinita, USA’ at Arizona Theatre Company Feb. 9-26

    Ruben C. Gonzalez’ Powerful ‘La Esquinita, USA’ at Arizona Theatre Company Feb. 9-26Play Tells the Stories of a Once-Booming American Border Town, Now Forgotten Photos by Tim FullerRubén C. González’ powerful, poetic play about love, forgiveness and ultimate redemption connects 10 people left behind in their little corner of the world to struggle with eternal human relationships in the a ... Read More

  • Craft 64 Gears up for Brewer’s Bowl and New Beer Collaboration

    Craft 64 Gears up for Brewer’s Bowl and New Beer Collaboration There is always something new and exciting going on with Craft 64, when the fun gastropub is not busy winning awards and creating new craft beers, it is dishing up delectable wood-fired pizzas, salads and appetizers. “We will be pouring our beers at the Brew’s Bowl Beer Festival on Saturday, Feb. 4,”says Craft 64 owner and brew ... Read More

  • Aline Smithson - Self & Others: Portrait as Autobiography at Tilt Gallery

    Aline SmithsonSelf & Others: Portrait as Autobiography Opening reception: Thursday, February 2, 2017, from 7:00 - 9:00 pm Artist reception: Thursday, February 23, 2017, from 7:00 - 9:00 pm during Scottsdale's ArtWalk The artist will be present for conversation exhibition will remain on view until Saturday, February 25, 2017 Aline Smithson's BiographyAfter a career as a New York Fashion Edito ... Read More

  • Barrett-Jackson 2017 Featured the Finest in Autos, Memorabilia and Distinctive Vendors

    Barrett-Jackson 2017 Featured the Finest in Autos, Memorabilia and Distinctive VendorsPast, Present and Future of Autos Represented at Famous AuctionStory by Lynette Carrington, Photos by David CarringtonThis year’s Barrett-Jackson presented a variety of experiences for avid car collectors, and for those who just came to look, or shop at the wide variety of vendors. The event also boasted the in ... Read More

  • Dolly Steamboat Boasts Exceptional Employees Providing a One-of-a-Kind Experience

    Dolly Steamboat Boasts Exceptional Employees Providing a One-of-a-Kind ExperienceFor decades, Dolly Steamboat has been the gem on Canyon Lake, taking guests out on the water and in and out amongst the soaring canyon walls. It takes a wonderful group of employees to ensure that guests have a fun and exciting experience, and to ensure that the boat is always in ship shape!Jan Johnson is currently th ... Read More

  • The Park is set to Rock Downtown Phoenix with Fascinating Concept

    The Park is set to Rock Downtown Phoenix with Fascinating ConceptThe Park is positioned to dominate Downtown Phoenix’s social, music and dining scene. The food truck-centric and craft beer concept restaurant will feature more than a dozen different cuisines, an incredible outside-brought-inside atmosphere, plenty of space to dine, play, dance and enjoy live bands and DJs, plus fun, themed games. ... Read More

  • Fourth Annual ‘Dreams of Summer’ Gala to Raise Funds for Arizona Children’s Oncology Camp

    Fourth Annual ‘Dreams of Summer’ Gala to Raise Funds for Arizona Children’s Oncology Camp Southwest Kids’ Cancer Foundation Helps Preserve the First Camp in Arizona for Children with Cancer and their Siblings Southwest Kids’ Cancer Foundation is continuing their tradition of raising funds for Arizona Camp Sunrise and Sidekicks with its fourth annual Dreams of Summer Gala. This year, the ... Read More

  • Arizona Fine Art EXPO Showcases Up-and-Coming Queen Creek Artist

    Arizona Fine Art EXPO Showcases Up-and-Coming Queen Creek Artist21-year-old Oil Painter Miranda Gamel One of Nearly 100 Award-Winning Artists Showcased Friday, January 13 – Sunday, March 26At the age of only 21, Miranda Gamel is making a name for herself in the art world. The Queen Creek resident and Poston Butte High School alum has been selected to participate in the Arizona Fine Art EXPO tak ... Read More

  • 23rd Sedona International Film Festival Runs February 18-26

    23rd Sedona International Film Festival Runs February 18-26Nine Days, 160+ Films and Great Entertainment by Bruce Hornsby, Michael Feinstein, Others Advanced sale passes for the 23rd Sedona International Film Festival are now on sale through December 31. More than 1,200 films submitted for consideration are being reviewed and scored for a coveted screening among the more than 160 films to be selec ... Read More

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  • Your Spiritual HomeConnecting with individuals and assemblies for the maintenance of spiritual growth and expression is important. Finding your spiritual home is a significant step in the process of b...Read More
  • The 19th Annual Made in the Shade Beer Tasting Festival will be taking place this weekend in Flagstaff where it is a cool 85 degrees today! Taste beer from breweries all over the Southwest while enjo...Read More
  • CARE is one of the world’s largest private humanitarian organizations. It was founded in 1945, when 22 American organizations came together to rush lifesaving CARE Packages® of food to survivors of...Read More
  • Solar energy has been around for a very long time, but recently, the technology used to harness it has been improving to the point that is becoming more readily available. Especially in Europe, mos...Read More
  • With over 250 golf courses in Phoenix and a few of them known as the world's best golf destinations, you would think that almost everyone has the opportunity to golf.  Not so for the disabled. ...Read More
  • Here's your chance to take a final swing in the "TriWest Healthcare Alliance Shot at Glory" at this year's Waste Management Phoenix Open. Sink a hole-in-one at the Shot at Glory and you could win $...Read More
  • Bullion may be a smarter investment than many experts believe. The previous decade has seen a remarkable increase in the value of bullion over the value of finished precious metal products. This in...Read More
  • Finding quality care for a pet can be a challenge, but the new site DogGroomers.com makes it easy for dog owners to find reliable dog groomers and grooming services in their local area. DogGroomers.c...Read More
  • Are you trying to find gold quotes online? Gold has had quite a year in 2010. It did continue a ten-year trend of annual increase, and also hit a new all time peak on December 7 of $1,432.50. While...Read More
  • In every movie written about treasure, there is always a room piled full of gold as high as the eye can see. When Hernando Cortez made his voyage to the Americas, he searched far and wide for El Do...Read More
  • The current state of global economics is frightening. Many nations are cranking out paper currency at an astounding rate to pay off national debts. Experts are becoming increasingly concerned with the...Read More
  • When we think of a paintball jersey looking sharp in combat instantly comes to mind. Of course, you want to look cool in battle. After all, you have a reputation to nurture. Yet, choosing the right je...Read More
  • Knowing how to acquire the best paintball gear is not hard once you know where to look. Beginner paint ball enthusiasts look to the veterans to point them in the right direction for only the best gear...Read More
  • Arizona Outdoor Fun Rentals, LLC is your complete one-stop shop for all your Arizona outdoor recreational fun. The company is a group of dedicated native Arizonians born and raised in Arizona and with...Read More
  • While paintball did not get its beginnings from the military or by those from the military, as paintball has evolved as a tactical game, many techniques are pulled straight from the pages of the milit...Read More
  • Professional coin collectors often opt to have their coins certified by a top tier grading service, such as the Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) or the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC). F...Read More
  • TEMPE, AZ December 24, 2010 — When you make a cutting edge product, it can be difficult to get people to see your vision. “We get a lot of people who say ‘oh yeah, you’re the ...Read More
  • If you have made the decision to make use of call center software for your company, then, you are making a good decision to protect your company and take proper care of your customers. However, if you...Read More
  • Virtual software has become a crucial part of many business’s data centers. More companies are having their production applications run off of virtualized machines. The need to protect the infor...Read More
  • When it comes to running your company, you most likely have quite a few things on your mind. After all, you are responsible for so much, from making sure day-to-day operations run smoothly to finding ...Read More

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