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By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Jamie Bernstein remembers her composer father, Leonard Bernstein, as an insomniac. “My dad had this motor he couldn’t shut off,” Bernstein says. “He...

Electric Desert: Desert Botanical Garden Launches Immersive Light And Sound Experience

By Connor Dziawura Desert Botanical Garden Executive Director Ken Schutz and visual artist Ricardo Rivera would rather guests see the venue’s new installation, Electric Desert,...

Ask Gabby Gayle: Confront Spouse About Heavy Holiday Drinking And Offer Help

By Gayle Lagman-Creswick Dear Gabby Gayle: With the holidays upon us, I find myself filled with uneasiness. My wife does pretty well managing her liquor intake...

All Mixed Up: Locals Go Bananas Over Sweet, Savory Smoothies At New Store

By Colleen Sparks People are hopping on the smoothie trend as they sip the thick, fruity, sweet and savory concoctions to get a boost and...

Air, Water, Earth: Lake Havasu City Has All The Elements For Fun

Story And Photos By Niki D’Andrea Lake Havasu City, aka “Arizona’s Playground,” is a well-known for a few things. Firstly, it’s home to London Bridge,...

Aging Today: Begin With The End In Mind

By Bob Roth Managing Partner Of Cypress Homecare Solutions Last weekend while out to dinner with close friends, I committed a social faux pas. The conversation...

Activ Duty: Local designers launch lingerie collection for older women

By Madison Rutherford Each year, the Phoenix Fashion Week team traverses the country in search of the best budding designers to be part of a...

Word And Bond: Storytelling Opens Up Our Past To Future Generations

By Abbie S. Fink We all have memories of our parents telling us a bedtime story. Almost always, we played an important role in that...

Pumpkin Spiced Latte, Pup-kin Latte

By Jan D’atri If your favorite coffee house is serving up pumpkin spiced lattes, then it’s official – the holidays have begun! Many of us...

Tinseltown Talks: Elvira’s Halloween Safety Tips For Pets

By Nick Thomas Disguised as little goblins, ghosts or ghouls, kids will soon be prowling the streets in their annual Halloween quest to extort candy from...