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Joseph Gross of Ahwatukee was named the League Co-Champion on the First Team All-League for the 145-pound weight class. Army and Navy Academy announced that the Warrior Wrestling team has been named League Champions of the Citrus League, Southern Conference. This is the Academy’s inaugural season in the league.
The Super Bowl is all about the spectacle. Whether it’s the food, the commercials, the half-time show, the game itself, it’s got to be big and brash.
A long-standing tradition in Mesa, the community is asked to once again participate in a sing-along of Handel’s “Messiah” to increase the East Valley holiday spirit.
There is much debate among locals when it comes to the topic of tacos. Whether you like ’em hot and spicy, rolled, fried, street-style or stuffed, East Valley restaurants offer an endless variety to please any palate. The following are three Local Lily favorites to try the next time you’ve got a taste for tacos.
The farm-to-table movement has become farm to facial for some in the spa industry, with more locations offering fresh herbs and flowers from their own gardens for treatments.
Pepsi is a domestic long-haired brown Tabby with white markings. She’s a large female adult girl that came in to the shelter declawed. If she was lost, her family never came forward to claim her so now she attempts to adjust to shelter life. She has a long coat that will need some grooming. Pepsi’s a talkative girl with an adorable face. She enjoys telling stories to anyone who will listen. She has an opinion on just about everything and is not afraid to answer. She’d love a family with a person willing to take time to give her head rubs. She has tested negative for FELV/FIV, she’s altered, microchipped, up to date on vaccinations, and is litter box trained.
This Aug. 15, 2013 photo shows a woman receiving a Hand Rescue Citrus Reviver treatment from the Kohler Waters Spa, in Kohler, Wisc., at the International Spa Association event in New York. The 50-minute treatment includes lime exfoliating, a clementine moisturizer and a grapefruit scalp massage. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
When it comes to food and drink pairings, most of us tend to be pretty old school. As in, red with beef, white with fish.
Even though fruit and cheese tend to go together like soup and sandwich, the first time I saw watermelon and feta cheese paired up on a menu it struck me as very odd.
Caribbean flavors jazz up this simple supper salad. We glaze the shrimp with a zesty rum-spiked marmalade, then toss them on a hot grill with tomatoes and corn before combining everything with a few more veggies. We serve the whole thing with grilled bread seasoned with garlic and orange for a bit of crunch and to aid in scooping up all the delicious bits.
Freeway-improvement projects in the Phoenix area will require closures this weekend (June 7-10), according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. Drivers are encouraged to plan ahead and consider alternate routes while the following freeway restrictions are in place this weekend:
The Greater Phoenix Pond Society is bringing its Phoenix Pond Tour to the Valley, highlighting a couple of homes in Ahwatukee Foothills this weekend.
If your goal is to lose weight, look and feel your best and live a healthy, vibrant life, be aware of the damaging additives and synthetic chemicals in the foods you buy and eat. Seventy-five percent of the average American diet is from processed and packaged foods, which equates to approximately 10 pounds of additives eaten annually.
State lawmakers are close to declaring privately minted gold and silver coins to be legal tender in Arizona.
The National Association Realtors and Remodeling Magazine released a report comparing remodeling cost versus value. Results depend upon various factors such as location, work quality, neighborhood home values, the timing of selling the house and the actual completion of the project.
When most of the country is shivering in their boots, Mesa is bursting with blue skies and the smell of orange blossoms.
I long ago fell in love with the clean, crisp, sweet taste of Meyer lemons. And recently, Mexican foods guru Rick Bayless reminded me why.
The Orange Patch, an old-fashioned country store tucked into a citrus-covered section of Mesa that has a distinctly rural feel, sells fresh, locally grown oranges, tangerines and grapefruit, along with other goods.
When it comes to entertaining, I often find that the casual gatherings and impromptu parties outshine more elaborate affairs. I think it’s the combination of a relaxed atmosphere and last minute inspiration.
Red may be the color of the season — what with Santa’s suit and Rudolph’s shiny nose — but what if you’re dreaming of a white wine Christmas?
It’s no secret that liquor is a simple solution to holiday gift-giving. You don’t see a lot of people lining up Dec. 26 to return bottles of 12-year-old Scotch. And what better way to embrace the spirit of giving than by giving a spirit?
Small business owners in Maricopa County are invited to participate in a free workshop and learn more about the city of Phoenix business certification programs and how they can provide opportunities for small business economic growth.
I discovered the inspiration for this recipe ages ago in an issue of the Australian edition of Vogue, a magazine I tried to hunt down as often as possible because it had a consistently innovative food section. Though my Jell-O years already were well behind me, I was struck by the cleverness of this recipe, particularly as a healthy snack for kids, and even more particularly at Halloween.
It’s not enough for Halloween drinks to be delicious. They also have to be creepy.