Northeast Valley News

Summer water recreation offers cool respite

Brian Palm, Reporter

April 10, 2015

As the days get longer and temperatures rise, many valley residents turn to our rivers and reservoirs to stay cool.  There’s more to water recreation than boating, jet skiing and water skiing.  For the fitness- and adventure-minded,...

National, local artists showcased in top arts festival

Samantha Hernandez, Reporter

April 9, 2015

The 45th Scottsdale Arts Festival, one of the top such events in the country, was held from March 13-15. The three-day event showcased 175 artists, more than 20 bands, and more than a dozen food trucks. The festival attracted ...

If we freeze it, they will come

Brian Palm, Reporter

April 8, 2015

The Coyote Curling Club was founded in 2002 in cooperation with the then-Phoenix and now-Arizona Coyotes NHL hockey team.  They curled out of “The Ice Den,” the Coyotes’ practice facility in Scottsdale.  With just 80 members...

Tempe Arts Fest features distinct variety of attractions

Hannah Cook, Managing Editor

March 28, 2015

The air on Mill Avenue in Tempe is filled with the smell of kettle corn, cotton candy and the sound of musicians and performers during the 28th annual Spring Tempe Festival of the Arts. From March 27 to March 29, Mill Avenue...

Pot of Gold festival offers something for everyone

Samantha Smith, Reporter

March 13, 2015

Pot of Gold Music Festival is a large four-day music experience with over 25 bands featured on the lineup. The all-ages festival, located at Tempe Beach Park, takes place from March 13-15 with an additional day on the 17th. Time...

Top 5 Outdoors Farmers Markets

Tab Sylvester, A&E/Social Media Editor

March 12, 2015

The need to eat healthier—and local—has never been more popular than now. And with more and more farmers markets popping up around the Valley, consumers are getting just that – a chance to get know what they’re putting...

Food for the arts

Samantha Hernandez, Reporter

March 12, 2015

The 37th Scottsdale Culinary Festival will attract around 40,000 people to the city for a six day event. The festival brings some of the best chefs and culinary food from around the country for attendees to enjoy. Money from t...

Food Truck Caravan offers variety and entertainment in Old Town

Caity Hemmerle, Feature Editor

March 12, 2015

From gourmet grilled cheese to homemade ice cream, Scottsdale’s Food Truck Caravan rolls through Old Town every Saturday night and offers attendees a unique dining experience. Located at 5th Avenue and Goldwater Boulevard,...

Chipotle Cultivate Music Festival comes to Phoenix

Tab Sylvester, A&E/Social Media Editor

March 12, 2015

The Chipotle Cultivate Music Festival will return for its fifth consecutive year in three select cities: Phoenix, Kansas City and Minneapolis. The food and music festival is a free event for everyone who comes. There are no ticke...

Reporting from the Northeast Valley, Phoenix, and surrounding communities. State, National and International coverage- from the campus of Scottsdale Community College.
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