Taste of Arizona: Bluewater Grill

Bluewater Grill  $$$ 1720 E Camelback Road Phoenix, AZ 85016 602-277-3474 It’s no secret that desert dwellers love the water. There are more boats per capita in Arizona than any other U.S. state. We also love our seafood. Beginning as kids with fish sticks from TV dinners and school cafeterias, all the way up to…


Solutions for Seniors when Aging is an Issue

For clients from as far away as London, from cities across the U.S. and throughout the Valley of the Sun, Nanean Fann has helped families find care and living environments for their elderly parents. In a classic example of identifying a need and filling it, Elderchoice, the business Nanean founded some 25 years ago, came…


A Friendly Approach to Music

Broadway show tunes and cantorial music roll off senior’s tongue Music makes the world go round for Scottsdale virtuosa Sharon Friendly. The classically trained performer has been singing professionally for most of her life and relishes every opportunity to belt out a tune. “I love the challenge of performing and making people laugh or cry,”…


Summer Run/Wine and Music Fest

Run with the Roosters on July 12 Who wants to run in the summer in Tucson? More than 400 people do every year! So states Steve Landau, who heads the company Everyone Runs in Tucson. Along with his wife, Brenda, whose day job is with the Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona, Steve offers up the…


Shabbat Among the Red Rocks

Planning to take a short car trip for a cool weekend in Red Rock country? Be sure to stop by the Jewish Community of Sedona and the Verde Valley at 100 Meadowlark Drive in Sedona. Rabbi Alicia Magal and the congregation welcome visitors for Friday night Shabbat services June 19 through Labor Day weekend at…


Guy Bittner Encourages High Flying at the Phoenician

The Phoenician Resort on Camelback Road in Scottsdale features magnificent luxury with exquisite furnishings and decorative touches, a carefully manicured 27-hole championship golf course, crystal-clear pools and a variety of restaurants – all nestled at the base of Camelback Mountain. But no matter how ornate or elaborate the buildings and grounds are, they wouldn’t attract…


Staycations Directory

Big Surf Waterpark  1500 N McClintock Dr./Hayden Road, Tempe, AZ 85281 480-994-2297 BigSurfFun.com Big Surf Waterpark is America’s Original Waterpark, featuring Waikiki Beach, the 3rd largest wave pool in the world. Big Surf offers refreshing excitement for the whole family with over 3,000 feet of thrilling water slides! Butterfly Wonderland 9500 E Via de Ventura, Scottsdale,…


Designed for Living

When Anne Dament and Keith Swart bought the home of the late western artist James Reynolds, they needed to make a few changes. For Reynolds, art was the focus of the rooms. There were plenty of large, bright, open spaces for his work. But for Anne and Keith, comfortable times spent with family, friends and…

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