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Featured Fara IllichJanuary 11, 2021
PPP Round 2: What Downtown Small Business Owners Need To Know

The federal government officially reopened the second round of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) with a fresh set of guidelines. Here's everything you need to know. Click here for more info.

Featured Fara IllichJanuary 7, 2021
Year In Review: A Look At Our Top 10 Instagram Photos of 2020

Unity, supporting local businesses, admiring our stunning city, and so much more — here's a look back at our most-liked Instagram photos of 2020. Click here for more info.

Featured Sara Scoville-WeaverJanuary 7, 2021
City of Phoenix Temporary Outdoor Dining Program Tip Sheet

On Tuesday, Governor Doug Ducey announced an additional $2 million in state funding to help local restaurants expand outdoor dining, protect patrons and staff, and limit the spread of COVID-19.... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Featured 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.

Featured Taylor BishopDecember 10, 2020
Local Changemakers: Phoenix Community Alliance Announces Center City Award Winners

One of the goals of Phoenix Community Alliance (PCA) is to convene the most talented government, community and business leaders. It is through this convergence that great work is possible,... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Featured Downtown Phoenix Inc.December 2, 2020
Downtown Phoenix Holiday Guide

From photo-ops with the kids to pop-up bars fit for Mr. and Mrs. Claus, the holiday season is here, and Downtown Phoenix is packed with fun events and things to do. Click here for more info.

Featured Fara IllichDecember 1, 2020
Meet the Artist Behind Downtown’s Center City Awards 2020: Joan Waters

Each year, Phoenix Community Alliance (PCA) honors individuals making outstanding contributions in the community. The 2020 artist-designed awards were created by renowned sculptor Joan Waters. Click here for more info.

Featured Frank M. BarriosNovember 19, 2020
History of St. Vincent de Paul: Serving Those In-Need Since 1946

The Society of St. Vincent De Paul (SVdP) is a unique, charitable Catholic organization that has very few limits on what it will do to help the poor and those... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Featured Fara IllichNovember 10, 2020
Outdoor Dining Just Got Easier: New City of Phoenix Program Fast-Tracks Temporary Restaurant Patios

Recounting the losses sustained over the past 10 months, Rachel McAuley’s voice becomes clipped. Tears fill her eyes. The pandemic has taken a toll on small businesses, and for many,... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Featured 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.

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