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Gadget Gossip Bed sheets, orthotics and massages

By Annika Tomlin and Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Welcome to the debut of Gadget Gossip! Here we introduce readers to gizmos that can make life just a little...

The Healthy Geezer: Caffeine is addictive; cut back

By Fred Cicetti Does caffeine bother you more the older you get? Sensitivity to caffeine — the pick-me-up in coffee — tends to increase as you...

Hospice Is Hope: ‘A Traditionalist’ Salt River community icon open tribal roundhouse to hospice...

By Lin Sue Cooney Director of Community Engagement, Hospice of the Valley When arriving at Royce Manuel’s home on the Salt River Reservation near Scottsdale, the...

Toy Story: The Great Arizona Puppet Theater brings magic to the stage

By Claire Spinner Nancy Smith has always been fascinated by puppetry. After receiving a set of puppets and a stage when she was 5 years old,...

Lovely Rita: A new biography of Rita Moreno tells the story of an amazing...

By Bob Grimm A few years ago, I had the honor of interviewing Rita Moreno before she made her appearance at the 2015 Loft Film...

Keeping Residents Informed: The community bonds over Vi at Silverstone newsletters

By Alex Gallagher Two newsletters have helped build a strong sense of community within the Vi at Silverstone senior community. Community newsletters like The Doings on...

Quilting for a Cause: PebbleCreek women create sensory mats for dementia patients

By Lauren Serrato For some, quilting is a hobby that helps pass the time. However, for the women of the PebbleCreek Quilters, they use their...

The Right Touch: Scottsdale’s Hope Clinic goes international

By Kristine Cannon Board-certified family medicine physician and pain specialist Dr. Okky Oei has put the patient first, treating thousands of people with varying degrees...

What’s Cooking? Frozen Lemonade Pie

By Jan D'atri Lemon lovers, I’m about to take you on a pie high! This frozen lemonade pie is just the right refreshing treat that’s perfect...

‘Can Do’ is ‘Must Do’ Trattoria D’Amico continues its legacy

By Coty Dolores Miranda By now, “pandemic pivot” has become a cliché in describing businesses’ efforts to stay afloat during the pandemic and overcome its...