Roasted Pears with Grilled Beer Bratwurst and Honey Young culinary gun Chef Matthew Grunwald shares the flavors of this tasty dish served up in a cast-iron skillet. A cast-iron skillet is the perfect vessel to entertain with, and it is a really versatile tool. Let me give you a few examples. Did you know that if you turn the skillet upside down and heat it... Read More
The New Year starts with brilliant things to see in the night sky. By Dr. Sky Happy holidays to all! It’s that time of year, with great holiday and New Year celebrations going on. One such gala is in the sky, where there are plenty of seasonal treats... Read More
Scottsdale’s signature event, the Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction, is set to be bigger and better than ever in 2014!
Hot Wheels Scottsdale’s signature event, the Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction, is set to be bigger and better than ever in 2014! By Anissa Stringer Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction—it all started here It began with a car show right here in Scottsdale called the Fiesta de los Autos Elegantes.... Read More
Everything glimmers during the holiday season and so should you! Worried about how to dress your tresses this season? Fret no more as Frank Hathaway of David Frank Salon reveals the top holiday hair trend this year! From Bo-ho (Bohemian) chic, to rock ‘n’ roll, to red carpet, the... Read More
One-of-a-Kind, or a Dime a Dozen: Jewelry expert Scott Bohall compares mass-produced foreign pieces and original designs.
One-of-a-Kind, or a Dime a Dozen? Jewelry expert Scott Bohall compares mass-produced foreign pieces and original designs. Can you imagine going into a fine restaurant and ordering a dinner that was packaged in China and the kitchen simply pops it into the microwave before serving it to you?... Read More
Cave Creek Resident and Rock-Infused Country Artist Ryan Sims Announces Album Release Party at Harold’s Corral on 1/11
Ryan Sims, Arizona’s own Rock-Infused Country Artist, Announces First Solo Album Release Party at Harold’s Corral in Cave Creek Arizona, January 11 at 8pm. While I am a huge Country and Rock fan myself, I am an even bigger fan of Ryan Sims! I can tell you first... Read More
The Palace on Whiskey Row State historian Marshall Trimble on Prescott’s storied saloons. Saloons in the Old West played an important role in the lives of lonely men. They were social gathering places where they could belly up to the bar and talk with one another on a... Read More
The holiday season will once again be aglow with flamingos, elephants and giraffes as ZooLights, presented by SRP and powered by EarthWise™ Energy, turns on its 3.7 million lights at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving evening, Thursday, November 28, 2013. The magic of ZooLights will continue to light up... Read More
What’s better than buying freshly pressed apple cider at the farmer’s market? Picking apples yourself and working an old fashioned apple press! This past Fall, my best friend and I packed up our children and drove two hours outside of Phoenix to a working ranch near Munds Park.... Read More
Resilient Spirit: Writer Patti Jares details how the wildfire-ravaged town of Yarnell is rebuilding its community
Resilient Spirit Writer Patti Jares details how the wildfire-ravaged town of Yarnell is rebuilding its community. By Patti Jares It is a town in mourning. Everyone in the tiny, mountainous hamlet of Yarnell, 78 miles northwest of Phoenix, either had a home that burned or knows those who... Read More
Stealth Performer Auto expert Greg Rubenstein checks out the 2014 Subaru Forester. From behind the leather-wrapped steering wheel and seated snugly in a heated leather seat, you’ll find that the eager turbo-charged engine and secure all-wheel-drive form a willing and capable partner for spirited back-road excursions or ticking... Read More
You know you’re from a small town when… State historian Marshall Trimble recounts growing up in a tiny Arizona community. There’re only two kinds of people: those who come from a small town and those who wish they did. It’s been said that you know you’re from a... Read More
SLEEPING ARRANGEMENT HORROR Dear Lea, Am I the only parent in the world that doesn’t think it appropriate for my 16-year-old daughter’s boyfriend to sleep over in the same bed? My daughter and I are fighting, because I’m apparently not cool and will not let her boyfriend sleep... Read More
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Sunny skies, breathtaking desert landscapes, and a carefree lifestyle are what you can expect to find any time of the year in Scottsdale. It’s much more than just a resort town.
Visitors come to get pampered at some of the most luxurious five-star resorts in the country, and locals stay for the near-perfect weather and plenty of other reasons.
It’s no surprise that the The New York Times named Scottsdale as one of the "hippest and most happening" places in the country, Scottsdale is home to a variety of beautiful nightclubs, restaurants, furnished rentals, hotels, casinos, lounges and bars - what makes Scottsdale such a great place to live is no mystery.
Scottsdale has made a point of preserving its Western history and culture, and creating a strong art community. With a population of over 230,000 and counting, Scottsdale has become regarded as one of the best places to live... Read More