It's here; it's here!!! The 2017 Readers' Choice Awards issue is here! Let me start out by first saying congratulations to all the businesses that were nominated in each category. From dentists to dog groomers, baked goods to boutiques, we had a great list of candidates that you, our readers, suggested.
Ronald McDonald House Charities hosted the McNight to Remember Under the Sea Gala on November 11 at the J.W. Marriott Desert Ridge Resort. It was a record-breaking night: 667 attendees raised $563,350 to ensure families staying at the Valley's three houses will not be turned away. Both numbers broke previous highs. Photography by Gudenschwager Photography Inc.
Several hundred people came to Green Goddess' Annual Holiday Open House and enjoyed the beautiful Arizona weather and food from Manuel Mexican Cantina. Gelato Spot stopped by and dished out their yummy gelato. The seventh annual fundraising raffle raised more than $2,400 for the McKenzie Monks Foundation.
Get your tickets now to enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime experience as legendary frontman Steven Tyler performs in front of special guests, celebrities and VIPs at Celebrity Fight Night on Saturday, March 10.
Terra Pike, owner of Tailored to You Home Management, considers herself part concierge, part home inspector and part personal assistant. She ensures each home she manages is professionally cared for while clients are away. This career was a natural transition for Pike after years of managing luxury condominium complexes and master planned communities.
Mindy Haskins was born in Seoul, South Korea, and raised in Chandler. She's a wife and mother of two young girls and enjoys freelance writing, cooking, reading and seeing movies. She has a fitness goal to complete 100 workouts in 2018. Mindy loves the scenic beauty of Paradise Valley, a hidden treasure amongst the vast Phoenix area.