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Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Spaces of Opportunity ‘Growing’ South Phoenix

Spaces of Opportunity ‘Growing’ South Phoenix

During the first part of the past century, the South Mountain area was made up of small ranches and farms growing cotton, oranges, alfalfa, flowers and even a couple of ostrich ranches. As the years passed, development started overtaking the farmland. The rural farming community has become almost a thing of the past. Now a >> Read More…


Tomorrow’s Jobs the Focus at One South Phoenix School

Tomorrow’s Jobs the Focus at One South Phoenix School

Transforming the Learning Environment to Meet Tomorrows Needs is the mission of the leadership at C.O. Greenfield School. From 3D printing to Virtual Reality to a Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)-based learning environment, no change or approach is too radical for Principal Stuart Starky and his leadership team at C.O. Greenfield School in the >> Read More…


Laveen Education Foundation Awards Scholarships

Laveen Education Foundation Awards Scholarships

The Laveen Education Foundation provided $3,500 in scholarships to Laveen students this year. Selected eighth grade students entering high school received a $100 scholarship placed in their high school bookstore account. These students were selected by the school staff for demonstrating exemplary leadership, citizenship, and service as well as high academic achievement or growth in >> Read More…


Councilman Hosting Celebration For Fallen Heros

Councilman Hosting Celebration For Fallen Heros

Councilman Michael Nowakowski invites residents to the 2nd Annual “Star Spangled Celebration,” honoring fallen police officers, fire fighters and military veterans from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, May 22, at Cesar Chavez Park, 7858 S. 35th Ave. (at Baseline Road). “This event is a way to come together as a community to honor and thank those that >> Read More…


Luxury Living in SM, Laveen

Luxury Living in SM, Laveen

Homebuyers in the Valley looking for luxury homes may not consider South Mountain Village or Laveen as a great option. If a buyer is not locked into being in a prestigious zip code or having a Scottsdale or Paradise Valley address; South Mountain and Laveen offer many other advantages to the luxury home buyer with >> Read More…


Roosevelt’s Improved Grading

Roosevelt’s Improved Grading

Some exciting things are happening in the Roosevelt School District. Over the recent summer, the letter grades for each school were released and RSD is proud to announce it has an “A” School and two “B” Schools.   Sunland Elementary is the District’s newest “A” School, a feat that is both impressive and serves as >> Read More…


No Soup for You!

No Soup for You!

The words I most often find myself wanting to say during the course of a busy dinner service at the restaurant I now call home are quite simply: NO SOUP FOR YOU. This clever catchphrase made popular by the sitcom “Seinfeld” in the 90s wants to be my answer for everything, from the comical problems >> Read More…


Library Celebrating Book Launch

Library Celebrating Book Launch

Phoenix Public Library will host a celebration to launch Sasha and Rodney Glassman’s new book, “Jeremy Jackrabbit Recycles the Can,” 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 27, 2013 at Burton Barr Central Library, located at 1221 N. Central Ave. Illustrated by children from Scottsdale, Laveen, Peoria, Mesa and Phoenix, more than 45,000 copies of the >> Read More…


SM/Laveen Hosting Golf Tournament

SM/Laveen Hosting Golf Tournament

The 8th Annual “Golf Shootout at South Mountain” Golf Tournament tees off at Vistal Golf Club on Thursday, October 18th. Presented by The South Mountain Chamber – Laveen Chamber of Commerce, the past seven years have raised more than $20,000 for scholarships at South Mountain Community College and the Girl Scouts summer camp program at >> Read More…


Hot Home Designs

Hot Home Designs

Since the recent housing recession, home design trends have shifted as well. While a large percentage of homeowners are staying put and are improving and remodeling their homes, builders are seeing some new trends in home design. If you are thinking of buying, building, or planning a remodel for your enjoyment or to make things >> Read More…


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