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I recently rediscovered a quote that resonated strongly with my followers on Facebook. It’s a quote by Deanna Wadsworth. “There are four things you can’t recover: 1. The stone after the throw. 2. The word after it’s said. 3. The occasion after it’s missed. 4. The time after it’s gone.” 

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Wednesday, October 13, 2021

The Peoria Unified School District is hosting a career development night from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 25 at Cactus High School, 6330 W. Greenway Road, Glendale. This event is geared toward seventh to 10th grade students in the West Valley and their families.

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

The year is 2012. Becky and I are in Tempe, attending our son’s graduation at ASU. The graduation was inside of the football stadium. Soon-to-be graduates, dressed in their regalia, are seated on the stadium’s playing field. Families and friends are sitting in the stands around the playing f…

Wednesday, October 06, 2021
Tuesday, October 05, 2021

When Theater Works closed its popular immersive show “Curiouser & Curiouser Too” on July 25, it was with a tease that it would be back in November with “A Curiouser Nutcracker.” 

Sunday, October 03, 2021
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Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Bourbon & Bones Chophouse and Bar will open its third location at 83 Marketplace, on the southeast corner of 83rd Avenue and Happy Valley Road in Peoria, in the fall of 2022.

Tuesday, September 28, 2021
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Friday, September 24, 2021

The highly acclaimed duo of pianist Nicole Pesce and trumpeter Dan Reed will headline a free concert at Bellevue Heights Church worship center at 9440 W. Hutton Drive, Sun City, at 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 26. 

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Benevilla’s education event series continues at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 29, with a free, online workshop titled “Home is Where the Heart Is and Where to Turn When Home is No Longer an Option.”  

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Thursday, September 09, 2021

After being on hiatus during the pandemic, Motors and Meals is returning from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 30, at the Beardsley Recreation Center, 128th Avenue and Beardsley Road, in Sun City West.

Tuesday, September 07, 2021
Sunday, September 05, 2021

Each year West-MEC, a career and technical education (CTE) school district, parses through student data to measure performance, identify areas of growth, and celebrate success. 

Saturday, September 04, 2021

Creamistry, the liquid nitrogen sweet shop that creates custom frozen desserts, will celebrate its grand opening with a free small ice cream for each guest from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 18. 

Wednesday, September 01, 2021
Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Pipeline AZ, an Arizona career development and job skills exploration platform, partnered with the Maricopa County Community College District to support students in achieving their career goals while developing qualified workers for Arizona’s many thriving industries. 

Monday, August 30, 2021
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Sunday, August 22, 2021

Pleasant Harbor at Lake Pleasant and the city of Peoria will host the Peoria Country Fest from 2 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9, featuring live country music from three popular country artists.  

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Sunday, August 01, 2021

Institutional Property Advisors, a division of Marcus & Millichap, announced the sale of Parc Roundtree Ranch, a 275-unit, newly constructed multifamily asset in Peoria. The property sold for $88.8 million, or $322,909 per unit.

Saturday, July 31, 2021

Issues related to sleep are nothing new. A study by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that more than a third of adults don’t regularly get enough sleep. Lack of shut-eye was already a problem before the pandemic. When COVID-19 swept the nation, so did “coronasomnia.” 

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