Part of the joy of being a parent is introducing your baby to all kinds of new skills and activities. The important skills that you teach should take place on both the land and in the water. Teaching your baby how to swim and how to be safe around water is one of the most crucial life lesson…

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Like painting a landscape or portrait, creating intricate designs on people’s bodies has become its own art form. The Hell City Tattoo Festival celebrates the artistic style by bringing some of the top tattoo artists from around the world to Phoenix. 

Sunday, August 18, 2019
Saturday, August 17, 2019

Those shopping for a vehicle that is inexpensive to purchase, economical to own, reliable and well-constructed should pay a visit to the Subaru dealer. This Forester is their popular model, with a starting price of $24,295.

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Arizona Broadway Theatre and the city of Peoria will present a free public viewing of West Valley Art Museum’s annual Celebrating West Valley Artists show August 1 through September 30 in the ABT lobby. This is the final installment in a year of exhibiting art through this special partnership.

Wednesday, August 14, 2019
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Lillian Shapiro turned 100 in July. And out of all her accomplishments throughout her life, she hopes her service in the Navy will have meant something.

Monday, August 12, 2019
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Welcome back to another edition of Business Briefcase! This week’s edition is packed with new information on what’s new in Peoria.

Friday, August 09, 2019

An oil painting attributed to the famous landscape artist Thomas Moran and a vintage Motion Picture Camera believed to have been used by the Navy are among some 40 rare and high-end collectibles that will be auctioned at 6 p.m. Friday, August 30, at EJ’s Auction & Appraisal, 5880 W. Bell…

Thursday, August 08, 2019

Some days, your job may feel like an uphill battle. Perhaps it’s a struggle to be consistently productive or to even motivate yourself to get in the door. It’s normal to feel checked out of your job sometimes, but when you feel this daily it may be something more. Burnout is no longer just a…

After winning FirstBank’s $20K Good Business Giveaway in 2018, Peanut Butter Americano (PB Americano) was awarded $20,000 and a personalized marketing campaign of its choosing. With assistance from FirstBank, PB Americano is dedicating a portion of the winnings to a cause-marketing campaign …

Let me set the stage for you. Several years ago, I was speaking in a large church in the Philippines. The church was in a poor barrio of Manila. A thousand people or more were crammed into the old, tattered building, designed to hold 500 people. But the room was filled with expectant and exu…

Wednesday, August 07, 2019
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Saturday, August 03, 2019

The Corolla is the most popular model Toyota has sold. The last update was back in 2013, so the factory has created a new platform for this hatchback on 2019 versions which will transfer to the four-door sedans in 2020. Many potential customers will be glad to know that a six-speed manual tr…

Friday, August 02, 2019

Challenges, challenges, why challenges? Could it be challenges are good for us? Many times, when challenges come into our lives, overcoming the challenge is what promotes us. Challenges make us more capable, wiser and stronger in spirit and mind. Challenges, when met and overcome, raise our …

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David Medansky was given an ultimatum by his doctor in 2016: Lose weight or find another doctor. He didn’t want Medansky dying of a heart attack on his watch. After all, based on his lab test results, there was a 95% chance of that happening.

Thursday, July 25, 2019
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Friday, July 19, 2019

Shopping for an SUV featuring three-row seating will present plenty of choices. Attempting to find one with a low price tag offers few choices. This brings us to the Volkswagen Tiguan.

Thursday, July 18, 2019

To make sure thousands of students get to school safely, hundreds of crossing guards will take part in upcoming regional training workshops. They will learn essential crossing guard procedures, traffic laws regarding crosswalks, proper equipment, and how to ensure their own health and safety…

Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Tuesday, July 09, 2019
Saturday, July 06, 2019

Essential oils are not just potpourri. They can be used in all areas of life — natural nonchemical house cleaning, aromatherapy, a favorite personal perfume, and to effectively treat common health ailments. Peppermint can help digestion (recent studies have shown frequent usage of antacids c…

Thursday, July 04, 2019

There was a married couple sleeping and an intruder entered their house. The intruder put a knife to the neck of the woman and said, “I like to know the names of my victims before I kill them. What is your name?” “My name is Elizabeth,” the woman replied.

Welcome to the Fourth of July edition of Business Briefcase! For new readers, this is a brief weekly report on business news around Peoria for readers to stay updated on what’s new in the area. For returning readers, welcome back!

Wednesday, July 03, 2019
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Friday, June 21, 2019

In case you need incentives beyond cool weather and majestic views to fly or drive to Mount Hood Territory in northwestern Oregon, tourism officials there have a suggestion: Head over to Arrowhead Towne Center in Glendale Saturday, June 22, or Sunday, June 23.

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ASSE Student Exchange Programs is seeking American families to host high school students from Germany. All these students have received a scholarship through The Congress Bundestag Youth Exchange Program (CBYX), a U.S. State Department-sponsored program.

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A city lease of buildings occupied by the Peoria Arizona Historical Society (PAHS) was terminated on July 23. Given this development, the city will be taking steps to ensure historic items within the facility are properly maintained.

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