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Unique Phoenix Coffee Shop – Kahvi Coffee & Cafe

by on September 29, 2022 0

By Lauren Wong    Kahvi Coffee & Cafe: 214 E Roosevelt St, Phoenix Part Tulum, Mexico, part Scandinavian, Kahvi is the byproduct of inspiration from both. These two cultures came together from partners Jordan Taylor and Julian Wright, and inspired this relaxed approach to coffee that opened in July of 2021. (Jordan, paying homage to […]

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2022 Faith and Blue Weekend

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The Phoenix Police Department is once again proud to be participating in the National Faith and Blue Weekend, October 7 – 10, 2022. This weekend is designed to reinforce relationships between law enforcement professionals and the communities they serve through houses of worship.  Faith and Blue Weekend celebrates the diversity of faith and culture in […]

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Phoenix Convention Center & Venues Celebrates 50 Years of Hosting Meetings and Events

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On September 28, 2022, the Phoenix Convention Center & Venues​ celebrated 50 years since its initial grand opening in 1972. The original Phoenix Civic Plaza building also included the multi-purpose performing arts venue, Symphony Hall. Envisioned to serve as a center for cultural and theatrical performances, Symphony Hall complemented Phoenix Civic Plaza’s goal to grow the […]

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U.S. Department of Education Awards Nearly $1 Billion to 56 States to Provide Students with Safer Learning Environments 

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The U.S. Department of Education announced awards totaling nearly $1 billion through the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act (BSCA). The Stronger Connections grants will help schools provide all students with safe and supportive learning opportunities and environments that are critical for their success. The United States Department of Education awarded $20,826,927 to Arizona. Through the BSCA, and under […]

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New Canadian Airline to Start Phoenix to Calgary Service

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Lynx Air, an ultra low-cost Canadian start-up carrier based in Calgary, has announced nonstop service to Phoenix. The Phoenix-Calgary nonstop flight will run three times weekly beginning February 7, 2023. “Canada is the number one international employer in Phoenix, and we have a large community of Canadian expats and winter visitors. We love seeing them […]

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Americans Disappointed in Air Travel, Study Says

by on September 28, 2022 0

According to J.D. Power 2022 North America Airport Satisfaction Study, people are disappointed in air travel. The overall satisfaction rating is down 25 points from 2021, where air travel satisfaction had reached all new heights. The dip in satisfaction is attributed to fewer flights, more crowded terminals and sparse food and beverage offerings. “The combination […]

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Grand Canyon Parkwide Water Restrictions Lifted

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After several weeks of pipeline breaks and water restrictions, water in storage tanks on both North and South rims of Grand Canyon National Park have reached sustainable levels. Park officials are however urging visitors, residents, and businesses to continue to use basic water conservation practices and mindful water use at all times. Water conservation tips […]

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DEA Announces Results of Enforcement Surge to Reduce the Fentanyl Supply Across the United States 

by on September 28, 2022 0

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration today announced the results of an enforcement operation that spanned from May to September and resulted in significant fentanyl seizures across the United States. “On the frontline as we race to save lives, DEA Arizona continues to seize historic amounts of deadly fentanyl,” said DEA Special Agent in Charge Cheri […]

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