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INSIDER GUIDES

6 Essential Farmers Markets to Visit in Phoenix

By Dan Hodges The sweltering Arizona summers keep many of us inside and cause some outdoor venues to shut down until fall. That includes several...

Top 10 Things to do with Your Kids this Summer

By Gabriela Martinez Arizona Science Center The Arizona Science Center has four levels of one-of-a-kind exhibits. Kids can learn about science through hands-on activities and...

Cool off with the Top Five Valley Shakes

By Shayna Stephens With temperatures on the rise, it helps to grab a cool treat. Ice cream can do the trick, but it can get...

THINGS TO SEE AND DO

Mission Accomplished! Valley attractions celebrate Apollo’s 50th anniversary

By Brianna Moore The Entertainer! “That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.” On July 16, 1969, astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and...

Phoenix Zoo’s Winter in July offers a respite from the heat

By Laura Latzko,  In the summertime, people aren’t the only ones who are looking for a break from the heat. Animals also want to cool...

Comedy Relief: Sinbad gives his kids advice on getting in the...

By, Christina Fuoco-Karasinski, The Entertainer! Comedian Sinbad doesn’t know what to tell fans yearning to know about his Saturday, July 6, show at Wild Horse...

Project J.O.Y. Journey’s Arnel Pineda takes the stage for his home...

By: Christina Fuoco-Karasinski From The Entertainer! Arnel Pineda is using his fame as Journey’s lead singer to raise funds for his home country, the Philippines. He is...

Sweet Satisfaction – Sugar Drop Candy Shop boasts Hundreds of Confections

By Lynette Carrington When you enter the Sugar Drop Candy Shop located at OdySea in the Desert, you might think you stumbled into a Willy...

Digging into History The Pueblo Grande Museum is one of Phoenix’s...

Kate Bacon, The Entertainer! Some 1,500-plus years ago, at the intersection of the complex canal systems that supported their ancient agricultural-based society on the Salt...

Mummies of the World

“Mummies of the World,” through September 2, Arizona Science Center, 600 E. Washington Street, Phoenix, $13-$18, children 2 and younger are free, 602-716-2000, azscience.org....

‘Yoga unites the mind, body, and soul’

Meditation & Coffee Meditation & Coffee, NICOLE ANNE YOGA, 7 to 8 a.m. Tuesdays, Tryst Café, 4205 S. Gilbert Road, Chandler, $10, nicoleanneyoga.com. Nicole Anne...

BEST PLACES TO EAT & DRINK

Taco Guild introduces exciting new brunch menu

By Lynette Carrington At first glance, the stately building north of 7th Street and Osborn Road in Phoenix may appear to be a church. That...

Sphinx Date Co. Palm & Pantry is a Scottsdale Gem

Photos and article by Lynette Carrington Sphinx Date Co. Palm & Pantry is a jewel in the crown of Scottsdale. The unassuming and cute business...

Cider Corps teams with Myke’s Pizza to expand services

By Shane Crowe, The Entertainer! After opening the state’s first cider house, Cider Corps is teaming up with local pizza guru Myke Olsen to expand...

TOP PLACES TO STAY

Hotel Adeline just steps away from all the Scottsdale action

Article and Food Images by Lynette Carrington, Hotel Adeline Images Courtesy of Hotel Adeline A large sign at the entrance to Hotel Adeline proclaims, “WTF,”...

Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Bungalows

Located in Scottsdale, Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Bungalows is a fabulous mid-century modern desert oasis resort that embraces the aesthetic of the Sonoran Desert...

An Oasis in the Desert

Historic Castle Hot Springs resort is ready for its grand comeback Sherry Jackson >> The Entertainer! In the early 1900s, Castle Hot Springs, located north of...

YOUR HOME IN THE VALLEY

5 Ways the Pantone Color of the Year Can Refresh Your...

By: Olive Dawson   Let’s face it: Phoenix is fashionable. Not just with our clothing, hairstyles, and restaurants, but also in the way we decorate our...

How to Prepare Your Phoenix Lawn for Winter

By Peter Goldberg   Caring for your lawn in the winter can be hard for many in the Phoenix area. Winter temperatures can come at a...

Tips for Extending Your Patio Season Year Round

By Olive Dawson   Many residents in the Phoenix area love spending time outdoors during the cooler fall and winter months. The weather during this time...

GOLF IN ARIZONA

Las Sendas Golf Club is a true masterpiece

By Tim J. Randall Golf course architect Robert Trent Jones Jr. has dazzled professional and high handicappers alike with his challenging and picturesque designs around...

Talking Stick Golf Club offers two different games

By Tim J. Randall With the massive Topgolf facility in the foreground, and the bustling Talking Stick Resort and Casino casting a wide shadow...

5 hidden golf gems around the Valley

By Tim J. Randall With so many phenomenal golf courses around the Valley—more than 200 in Greater Phoenix—players have a tour bag of options on...

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