Slice of Life

Slice of Life

Sauce Pizza and Wine’s Summer Sampler makes a cool deal. By Lara Piu   Pizza is not pie; it’s passion. As one of America’s most popular foods, pizza is consumed at a rate almost as high as summer temperatures in Phoenix. With so [...]

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Goodwill Hunting

Goodwill Hunting

The Airpark is a hub for professional services providing “intangible assets” like knowledge and expertise. But how do you find services that, by definition, are virtually invisible? By Jimmy Magahern   As part of the commercial real estate team charged with finding a [...]

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Scottsdale Had a Summer of Love

Scottsdale Had a Summer of Love

By Joan Fudala This year, pop culture historians and many Baby Boomers are reflecting on and celebrating the 50th anniversary of the “Summer of Love,” a time when thousands of teens and young adults – “hippies” -- congregated in the Haight-Ashbury [...]

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Misters, Misters!

Misters, Misters!

The Vig McDowell Mountain’s primo patio awaits your appetite. By Becky Bracken   The Vig McDowell Mountain was designed to be a comfy and stylish landing spot for hikers, bikers, joggers, climbers and dog walkers straight off the area’s ample trails. [...]

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Six Superb Staycations

Six Superb Staycations

Why be a tourist when you can be a resortist? By Becky Bracken and Niki D’Andrea Let’s just get the obvious out of the way. It’s hot. Like cook-eggs-on-the-sidewalk hot. There’s no denying it or trying to pretend otherwise. But Valley residents [...]

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A new spot in cyberspace for Scottsdale food

A new spot in cyberspace for Scottsdale food

By Rachel Sacco, President & CEO, Experience Scottsdale AAA anticipates 22 million Americans will take culinary-driven vacations in 2017. The World Food Travel Association says 95 percent of travelers are interested in foodie travel experiences. Travel research publication Skift calls dining [...]

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Vino, Vidi, Vici

Vino, Vidi, Vici

By Marilyn Hawkes Mount Veeder Winery Cabernet Sauvignon? Groth Hillview Vineyard Chardonnay? Yeah, we’ll tap that – literally, thanks to the innovative vino vending machines at Sorso Wine Bar, which feature 32 ever-changing wines on tap. But it’s not just the novelty [...]

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