Friends, family and fans honor the life of beloved Valley icon and longtime KPHO-TV children’s television host, creator, writer and producer Bill “Wallace” Thompson with a special tribute on Monday, Aug. 11 at 7:30 p.m. at Harkins Tempe Marketplace Cine Capri.
Emmy, a 3-year-old Boxer mix, is a laid back gal looking for an easy going, quiet home. She loves to lounge around all day and hang out with her people and go for an occasional walk. Emmy gets along with other easy going dogs as well as cats. If you have a nice quiet home and are looking for an easy going dog well then Emmy is your gal. She is spayed and has her shots. Her adoption fee is $100.
Shame on SCOTUS. Its recent 5-4 ruling to allow the owners of Hobby Lobby and other closely held, for-profit enterprises to deny certain types of reproductive health care to its women employees moves society backwards.
Each year in Maricopa County, tens of thousands of animals are euthanized. The shelters fill up, the programs that aid animals with medical and behavioral problems can only take so many cases, and, unfortunately, the whole system can only care for so many.
This weekend, 12 Valley animal rescue organizations will set up shop in 40 locations across Maricopa County to try to get more than 1,500 cats and dogs adopted — and all of those pets can be adopted entirely for free.
Until recently, if a pet owner needed to give up their pet the only option was to send the pet to an “open-intake” shelter where it could potentially end up on the euthanasia list. Now, the Arizona Animal Welfare League and SPCA (AAWL) is giving pet owners a new option by opening an owner surrender program.
In 2008 the United States Department of Health and Human Services (USDHHS) appointed a committee of national experts to revise existing physical activity guidelines to include recommended amounts of physical activity for people of all ages (www.health.gov/paguidelines/guidelines). The guidelines for children recommended:
The American Red Cross Tiffany Circle of Arizona’s prestigious Anchor of Hope Award was presented to Kate Forbes, a 33-year volunteer for the American Red Cross and chief financial officer for Electric Applications Inc.
With the opportunity to infuse the love for animals and learning into one, kids have the chance to get involved with much more than just an exciting “Call of Duty” match or intriguing five-season Netflix series this summer.
On March 15, the Valley Honda Dealers and the Helpful Guys in Blue hosted their first Helpful Honda Pet Adoptions at the Arizona Humane Society. The Guys in Blue were helping some of Arizona’s adoptable pets find forever homes, and provided complimentary leashes, collars, and food bowls to pet parents. In addition, the Valley Honda Dealers donated more than $400 worth of dog food, treats, toys, and other helpful items to the Arizona Humane Society.
Join fellow yoga aficionados and animal lovers for a charity yoga event at the Arizona Biltmore that will benefit the Arizona Humane Society (AHS). The hour-long charity yoga session, organized by the Arizona Biltmore Spa,. Participants are asked to contribute a minimum of $5. All profits will go directly to the AHS.
The Arizona Humane Society (AHS) invites you to celebrate its Sweet 16th annual Compassion with Fashion: Pets Make Life Sweet on March 29. The luncheon event, presented by Hill’s Science Diet, begins with a bubbly champagne raffle, presented by Schmitt Jewelers, and a candy-coated silent auction featuring items ranging from dining experiences to the limited-edition Petcasso Art Collection. Afterward, guests will be treated to a lunch accompanied by a sugar high fashion show courtesy of Biltmore Fashion Park.
The Thunder look to return to their winning ways behind a talented junior class and a group of committed seniors in 2014.Produced by David JolkovskiNarration by Jason P. SkodaInterviews (in order of appearance):Cade van RaaphorstTJ RobertsAlex FarinaDrew McIntyreCoach Dan HindsAdrian PerezAndrew MacnairSaxon McDonald