Spotlight

Spotlight 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.

Spotlight 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.

Spotlight Fara IllichDecember 16, 2020
Fiesta Bowl PLAY Officially Opens at Margaret T. Hance Park

Now open from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.​ daily on the west side of Margaret T. Hance Park in Downtown Phoenix, Fiesta Bowl PLAY is a multi-generational playground accessible to all. Click here for more info.

Spotlight 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.

Spotlight Sara LynchNovember 19, 2020
Community Building Starts With Food: Meet David Tyda, the Man Behind Downtown’s Favorite Festivals

Meet the man behind the Downtown Phoenix festivals you love. Click here for more info.

Spotlight 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.

Spotlight Phoenix Community AllianceNovember 5, 2020
Moving beyond stigmas and stereotypes: Facts about homelessness in Phoenix

In Phoenix and across the country, deep-seeded stigmas surrounding homelessness influence policy-making, policing, access to healthcare, employment and permeate nearly every aspect of society. Click here for more info.

Spotlight Herberger Theater CenterOctober 29, 2020
Socially-Distanced Outdoor Performances Coming To Herberger Theater

The Pavilion will allow patrons to enjoy the arts in a safer, open-air environment. Click here for more info.

Spotlight Downtown Phoenix Inc.October 27, 2020
Howl-o-ween Pets on Parade

Arizona’s largest dog costume parade, Howl-o-ween, is a fun-filled, Halloween-themed party for the whole family. Launched just two years ago, it’s rapidly grown in popularity — attracting hundreds of dogs... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Spotlight RED DevelopmentOctober 23, 2020
RED Development Announces Recently-Opened & Coming Soon Tenants at Block 23 and CityScape Phoenix

RED Development continues to see strong demand from companies looking to expand business into Downtown Phoenix as the mixed-used developer announced this week a number of recently-opened and coming-soon tenants... continue reading. Click here for more info.

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