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Education Jamie TrufinApril 22, 2021
Earth Day Sustainability: Circular Economy, Plastic Bags, Compost and Business

Looking for ways to be more sustainable? Here are some easy tips. Click here for more info.

Education Amy SchwabenlenderApril 16, 2021
Community Voices: Understanding Homelessness at the Human Services Campus

As executive director of the Human Services Campus in Downtown Phoenix, Amy Schwabenlender develops and leads strategic work to end homelessness through permanent, supportive housing. Read more about her take on how to help solve this complex issue. Click here for more info.

Education Amanda ClarkMarch 24, 2021
Phoenix Forge: A Community Makerspace Created for Everyone

What if I told you that your greatest idea for the next biggest thing since the Square card reader was more attainable to create than ever before? Would you dream... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Education Fara IllichFebruary 26, 2021
DTPHX Small Business Owners: What You Need To Know About New PPP Rules

The U.S. Small Business Administration prioritizes small and microbusinesses in Paycheck Protection Program. Click here for more info.

Education Fara IllichFebruary 24, 2021
District 7 Phoenix City Council Candidates On Affordable Housing, Downtown Issues

As both rents and the desire to live an urban lifestyle increase — affordability, gentrification and the notion of long-time residents being “priced out” are some of the most pressing... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Education Fara IllichFebruary 18, 2021
Update on renovations of the 1922 Ellis Building in Downtown Phoenix

The seven-floor, mixed-use Ellis Building will incorporate office, residential, a basement “speakeasy,” ground-floor restaurants and a daycare. Click here for more info.

Education Downtown Phoenix Inc.December 23, 2020
Places To Dine, Drink For New Year’s in Downtown Phoenix

From sips and sweets to fine dinners and dancing, there's a little something for everyone this New Year's Eve. Click here for more info.

Education Douglas C. TowneDecember 18, 2020
Downtown Phoenix Celebrates 60 Years of ‘Psycho’

“Psycho Day” on December 11 is a unique Phoenix tradition that honors the city’s connection to the Alfred Hitchcock movie, Psycho. Both the date and Phoenix are featured in the... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Education Douglas C. TowneNovember 5, 2020
80 Years Ago Downtown Phoenix Hosted a Wet ‘n Wild Party for the Ages

Downtown Phoenix is known for mega events. But one of the biggest festivals ever thrown happened more than 80 years ago in honor of this desert city's most precious resource — water. Click here for more info.

Education Donna ReinerOctober 21, 2020
The Story Behind Gerardo’s Building in Downtown’s Warehouse District

Just south of the Union Pacific railroad tracks, a once-thriving neighborhood of residential and commercial buildings catering to Hispanics existed within what we now call the Warehouse District. Click here for more info.