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Following the general trend in home décor, holiday trim and accessories this year are an eclectic mix of traditional and non-traditional colors and styles.
This photo provided by Land of Nod, knit motifs, like those on the Fair Isle ornaments from Land of Nod, evoke the holiday season’s sentiments of warmth and comfort. Following the general trend in home decor, holiday trim and accessories this year are a mix of eclectic and traditional colors and styles. Style watchers say we’re approaching the holidays with a more open mind, and decor has never been more expansive in terms of what works. (AP Photo/Land of Nod)
With the year coming to a rapid end, Inspire Kids Montessori is gearing up to finish its first fall season in a new Ahwatukee location.
As the holidays draw near, the Ahwatukee Foothills News and the East Valley Tribune are collecting new and unused toys to help give hospitalized children a little uplift in their spirits.
St. John Bosco Catholic School
Sweet Calico-Siamese mix Ellie seeks a home where she can enjoy her favorite past times: bird watching safely from windows, reading, knitting, and enjoying being petted while adoringly gazing at you. This lovely short-haired, green-eyed girl will thrive in a home without dogs or very young children. She’s best solo or with other laid back cats.
The relationship between Desert Vista and Mountain Pointe is similar to a magnet.
The Chandler Public Libraries have a series of different events for residents scheduled throughout the month of October.
Sweet Calico Siamese mix Ellie seeks a home where she can enjoy her favorite past times: bird watching safely from windows, reading, knitting, and enjoying being petted while adoringly gazing at you. This short-haired cat, with lovely green eyes, will thrive in a home without dogs or very young children. She’d do best solo or with other laid-back cats.
Special sweet Calico Siamese mix Ellie is seeking a home where she can enjoy her favorite past times — bird watching safely from windows, reading, knitting, and enjoying being petted while adoringly gazing at you. Short-haired with lovely green eyes, Ellie will thrive in a home without dogs or very young children. She’s best solo or with other laid back cats.
Desert Vista graduate Kaylee Gambadoro heads to a big city - Chicago - to continue her soccer career leaving her close-knit family about 1,750 miles behind.
Gayle Dorothy Hadden (nee Buff), 67, of Ahwatukee and formerly of Wayne, N.J., passed away peacefully at home on May 27, surrounded by her family. Gayle worked for J.P. Morgan Chase for many years. She grew up in Lyndhurst, N.J., and had lived in Wayne since 1968 before moving to Phoenix 20 years ago. Gayle was a 4-H leader, a Remax Realtor, a member of the Pompton Falls Fire Co. 3 Women’s Auxiliary in Wayne, a nursery school assistant, and a member of the Junior Women’s Club and PTA. Gayle’s interests included sewing, knitting, golf, cruising in her convertible, great music, laughing much and having a great time. She loved traveling and loved life. Gayle is survived by her husband, John J., of Ahwatukee; her children, Kimberly Hadden Massie, Robin Hadden, Christopher Hadden, all of Arizona, John Hadden of Hardwick, N.J.; eight grandchildren; and two brothers, Harold and Alan Buff. Friends may visit with the family at the Vander May Wayne Colonial Funeral Home, 567 Ratzer Road, Wayne, N.J., on Sunday, June 2 from 2 to 6 p.m.
The quote taken out of context is a bit condescending, but at the same time defines Ian Moses.
In an effort to help wounded service members, Ahwatukee residents Agnes Oblas and Peggy Coomans are hosting a seven-hour knit-a-thon this weekend.
Newborns in Need will be hosting its annual baby shower on Saturday, May 4 with free knitting, crochet and sewing lessons for anyone who attends.
You may better know her sister, Dakota, from box-office smashes like “War of the Worlds” and “The Twilight Saga,” but 14-year-old Elle Fanning has already made quite a name for herself among the arthouse set, appearing in such acclaimed works as “Babel,” “Somewhere” and “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.” This month, she takes center stage in a new drama from writer/director Sally Potter entitled “Ginger & Rosa” – a coming-of-age tale set in 1962 London as the threat of the Cuban missile crisis looms overhead.
In case you missed it, today is César Chávez Day.
The Ahwatukee Brass Quintet will play the National Anthem at its first spring training game this week in Scottsdale.
As staff at the Mesa Arts Center began preparation for its second “Festival of Creativity,” MAC executive director Cindy Ornstein said the group was looking for something to pique their interests — a spark, of sorts.
Thirty years ago, Valley Christian High School opened its doors to students.
Just before leaving Newtown, Conn., after spending Christmas serving the community, Faith Leonard spotted a park at the base of a local cemetery and stopped to make 26 snow angels on the ground.
The good, the bad, the kitschy. A “seasonal sweater” is one way to start a conversation at a holiday function.
IF YOU GO
Gift giving feels good, and can feel even better if you know your purchase is helping those less fortunate. Luckily, a number of home décor retailers partner with charitable organizations; many do so year-round, with additional initiatives during the holiday season.
In her first year at a brand new school, 8-year-old Samantha Gibbons is learning the benefit of taking leadership and the power of giving.