I am a retired Ahwatukee resident and worked as the business office manager at the Ahwatukee Recreation Center (ARC) for 18 years. During that time I had a wonderful working relationship and regular interaction with the Ahwatukee Board of Management (ABM), and occasionally staff, in the capacity of my job.
A long-abandoned project is finally getting the finishing touches from Shea Homes, who’s just signed a deal to build 69 luxury condos in WestStone’s Vantage Condominium Community in Ahwatukee Foothills.
After a long and exhausting year of toy making and book keeping, Santa and Mrs. Claus are ready for a post-holiday vacation. And what better way to spend time than splashing around the Kiwanis Recreation Center’s Heated Indoor Wave Pool. All of those young and young at heart are invited to ride the waves with Santa, have story time with Mrs. Claus, enjoy complimentary milk and cookies and participate in reindeer games while holiday music plays in the background on Sunday, Dec. 28., 1 p.m. at Kiwanis Recreation Center of Tempe, 6111 S. All American Way, Tempe.
When it comes to wanting to live healthy, Tucson is a good place to be. That's according to the latest WalletHub survey which rated the 100 largest communities across the nation based largely on the opportunities and costs of being physically active. When the financial advice web site weighed everything, Tucson came out No. 8.
According to recently released rankings of projected top homebuilding markets for next year by the national housing research firm Metrostudy, metro Phoenix is ranked No. 10. Metro Phoenix is also ranked No. 9 on Metrostudy’s list of areas that will see the biggest gains in home sales during 2015.
The mystery surrounding the death of former heavyweight boxer Zora Folley, including what actually occurred the night the Chandler resident died more than four decades ago, is the subject of a new book by author and former reporter Marshall Terrill.
Ah, summertime in Arizona. A time for cooling off in the backyard swimming pool, barbecuing with family and neighbors and planning our seasonal escapes to cooler climates. It’s also the time when living in an energy-efficient home can mean the difference between receiving a monthly electricity bill that’s manageable and one that causes your blood to boil.