Scottsdale renews wagering license for K O’Donnell restaurant

Wagering will continue at K O’Donnell’s Bar and Grill after the Scottsdale City Council approved on consent a Teletrack establishment license [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale approves third amendment to Museum Square purchase agreement

Scottsdale City Council approved its third amendment to the Loloma Lands purchase and sale agreement regarding city-owned land in Old Town [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale OKs new bid award for new fire station, negates past approval

Scottsdale City Council made an about-face regarding a previously approved construction bid award regarding the building of a new fire station. [...] Continue Reading →

Drinkwater Bridge nears reopening after Scottsdale approves contract

Drinkwater Bridge will enter its third phase of construction after the Scottsdale City Council approved on consent a construction manager at-risk [...] Continue Reading →

Codes, collaboration and parking define underlying Old Town Scottsdale development tension

The old adage, “the squeaky wheel gets the grease,” continues to ring true. On a blistering July day — like countless others before — [...] Continue Reading →

SPD seeks help catching Bourbon & Bones burglary suspect

The Scottsdale Police Department requests assistance from the public in identifying a suspect from a commercial burglary. At 6:05 a.m. on May 18, [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale establishes Veterans Commission, evaluates volunteer service parameters

A new municipal commission for local veterans has been approved, while others have been altered by Scottsdale’s elected officials. Earlier this [...] Continue Reading →

Dispatch from Kenya: Crutches 4 Africa July 9

Upon receiving his cane, Johesephat’s smile lit up the courtyard. He loved taking photos and wanted to keep them, so we used Kara’s Polaroid to [...] Continue Reading →

Dispatch from Kenya: Crutches 4 Africa July 8

On our daily morning walk, Emily told me, “you can’t change the world in two weeks, but you can change yourself in two weeks abroad.” Continue Reading →

Scottsdale agrees to legal defense of claims against city treasurer

Scottsdale City Council has agreed to defend and indemnify City Treasurer Jeff Nichols in a pending lawsuit from a former employee. The action [...] Continue Reading →