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Community Elizabeth MontgomeryMay 26, 2022
‘We can all thrive’ New mural at Arizona Center aims to the sky, brings awareness to mental health

A new mural reaches for the sky atop the Arizona Center parking garage. Titled “Expressing Ourselves! Identity, Diversity & Thriving in Adversity,” the colorful mural encourages a resilient world of... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Community Mer NorwoodMay 26, 2022
We Tried 11 Amazing Asian-Owned Restaurants During Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, and we’re here for it. This month (and every month) is a great time to celebrate Asian-owned businesses in DTPHX. Click here for more info.

Community Taylor CostelloMay 18, 2022
APS, Roosevelt Row Collaborate on Colorful Front Door to the Neighborhood

Bit by bit, a place of literal community pride comes together. At the entrance of Roosevelt Row, on the southwest corner of Seventh and Roosevelt streets, motorists and pedestrians observed... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Community Taylor CostelloApril 28, 2022
Hance Park Revitalization Project: Republic Services Funds $2M Garden

Republic Services, Inc. announced a $2 million sponsorship deal with the Hance Park Partner Coalition, a boon for the revitalization of Margaret T. Hance Park as a future public, cultural... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Community Fara IllichApril 27, 2022
Million Dollar Teacher Project Launches Program To Support Teachers During Teacher Appreciation Week

What meaningful thing can you do for teachers who have spent years working in challenging circumstances for lower-than-average wages? Million Dollar Teacher Project is trying to answer that very question. Click here for more info.

Community R.J. PriceApril 22, 2022
Urban Wine Walk A-Z: Everything you need to know

The 10th Annual Urban Wine Walk gets uncorked Saturday at 1 p.m. but before you and your entourage sip and saunter your way through downtown’s original self-guided wine tasting tour,... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Community Taylor CostelloApril 14, 2022
(Temporarily) Adjusting to Upcoming Light Rail Track Updates

To connect existing downtown light rail service with the upcoming South Central Extension project, the tracks require massive updates affecting transportation access. Starting Saturday, April 16, crews begin work to... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Community Fara IllichApril 14, 2022
20 Mature Shade Trees Saved From Central Station Redevelopment Site

In the weeks leading up to the Central Station groundbreaking April 13 — 20 trees were carefully boxed up at the Central Station redevelopment site, and relocated across downtown via police escort. Click here for more info.

Community Fara IllichApril 7, 2022
First-ever Downtown Phoenix StoryWalk Opens at Arizona Center April 23

Located in Arizona Center's grotto, a meandering, shaded path will take children and adults on a self-guided reading adventure. Click here for more info.

Community Taylor CostelloMarch 3, 2022
Bespoke coworking spaces incubate Phoenix’s next success stories

Not too long ago, Phoenix was not considered a place where startups would thrive and innovate. Over the last decade, a concerted public relations effort by local government helped peel... continue reading. Click here for more info.