Red, White and Beautiful, sponsored by Women in Business, will be on Thursday, May 8, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Foothills Golf Club, 2201 E. Clubhouse Drive. This event is open to the entire community and benefits the Red, White & Boom Fireworks Festival on July 3. So mark your calendar and don’t miss out!
The Phoenix Fire Department said Monday it can’t account for hundreds of keys for lock boxes that allow firefighters responding to fires or alarms to enter thousands of businesses and apartment complexes when they are closed.
The Ahwatukee Foothills Chamber of Commerce has been offering a Community Directory/Buyer’s Guide as a service to the public for more than 15 years. The booklet is not only a business directory but also contains information on hospitals, emergency services, schools, churches, senior citizen services, and utilities. County and state phone numbers are also listed for residents to call about problems such as derelict vehicles, litter, weeds and property maintenance.
Are you an amateur photographer? Do you have a shot of Ahwatukee you are proud of? The Ahwatukee Foothills Chamber of Commerce is hosting a photo contest for the cover of the 2014 Chamber Directory. The photos must be taken in Ahwatukee or of Ahwatukee from the top of South Mountain, for example. Specs for the cover shot include: a vertical shot, jpg or png format, and a high-resolution quality, not from a phone. Please send jpg or png to email@example.com. Please include information about the photo, your name, email and phone number. All photos used in the directory will have to have a signed release.
Having had the good fortune of serving on the Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) Regional Council, representing either Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) or The Citizens Transportation Oversight Committee since 1996, I have witnessed over $1.7 billion diverted from Highway User Revenue Funds (HURF) to pay for other government programs. It is my opinion, now is the time to reverse these transfers.
Jim Hunt of Ahwatukee Foothills has joined United Brokers Group, a local real estate brokerage firm. Previously with Farmers Insurance, Hunt has been serving families with their insurance and financial services needs for almost 25 years and is an active member of the Ahwatukee business community.
The Ahwatukee Foothills Chamber of Commerce Women in Business is hosting its fifth annual Red, White, and Beautiful event May 8 to benefit the Red, White and Boom Fireworks. The event will be from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Foothills Golf Club, 2201 E. Clubhouse Drive. The cost is $10 per person in advance and $20 per person at the door.
In the beginning of their work together on "Noah," director Darren Aronofsky made Russell Crowe a promise: "I'll never shoot you on a houseboat in a robe and sandals with two giraffes popping up behind you."
Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema has received the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Spirit of Enterprise Award. This award is given to members of Congress, regardless of party affiliation, for their demonstrated support of critical business legislation.
Where we shop, where we eat, where we gather and have fun — all of it makes our community home. While Ahwatukee doesn’t have the traditional downtown brick and mortar setting, two years ago, the Ahwatukee Foothills Chamber of Commerce collaborated with the Ahwatukee Foothills News to create the “Main Street Ahwatukee” section.
Caving in part to demands by the governor, the state Senate voted 16-13 Thursday for a nearly $9.2 billion spending plan that includes additional cash for child welfare and education than they had first offered.
Precision Corporate Staging (PCS), owned and operated by Ahwatukee residents Dave and Marla Stern, for a second straight year was recognized by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce as a Blue Ribbon Small Business of the Year.
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