Scottsdale police seek public’s help in hit-and-run investigation

The Scottsdale Police Department is asking for assistance in identifying a vehicle involved in a fatal hit-and-run traffic collision. At [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale Parada del Sol Parade & Festival planned Feb. 10

Scottsdale residents will once again celebrate the city’s rich Western heritage with the 65th annual Parada del Sol Parade and [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale streamlines Planning and Development Services website

Launching a commercial development or even starting a home improvement project can seem daunting at times. Do you need a permit? What about [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale bike-share program popularity meets Old Town chagrin

If you build it, they will come — and, turns out, if you offer a bicycle — they will ride it. Increasing the usage of bicycles in the [...] Continue Reading →

Arrest made after homemade explosive device found in Scottsdale

One man was arrested by Scottsdale police on Friday, Jan. 12, after an explosive device was located at his workstation at Service King Collision [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale salutes MLK legacy at Living the Dream dinner

By the end of the night, the hundreds of people who attended Scottsdale’s 24th Annual MLK Jr. Living the Dream dinner Tuesday, Jan. 9 at the [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale joins chorus seeking equal rights for all Arizona residents

Scottsdale City Council recently voted 6-1 to send a letter to state legislators updating nondiscrimination laws to include sexual orientation [...] Continue Reading →

Desert EDGE pondered at Taliesin West while signature effort gains support

Editor’s note: An earlier version of this story should have explained the ongoing signature effort is being conducted by the Protect Our [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale ambulance contract challenge claims deal not in compliance with state law

A legal challenge has been filed against the city of Scottsdale regarding its recent approval of a citywide ambulance contract claiming certain [...] Continue Reading →

Q&A: Maricopa Ambulance CEO discusses citywide contract

Maricopa Ambulance CEO Byran Gibson was contacted by the Scottsdale Independent to better understand the ins and outs of the pending ambulance [...] Continue Reading →