Today’s Photo from Ted Grussing Photography: Again

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

By Ted Grussing

… another week is underway and methinks it shall be a very good one … have full clearance on the hip thing and waiting for my flight instruments to be returned so I can get back in the sky … maybe a couple of weeks to get the boat back in the water somewhere and in the meantime it is nice to be walking the neighborhood and the Ponds in Page Springs again after a year of not being able to do it. Geez, what a great start to the week!


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Sedona Film Festival presents TWO TRAINS RUNNIN’

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

logo_SIFFCaptivating and acclaimed new documentary debuts at Fisher Theatre

Sedona AZ (January 22, 2018) – The Sedona International Film Festival is proud present a one-night only special premiere of the award-winning new music documentary “Two Trains Runnin’” on Monday, Jan. 29 at 4 and 7 p.m. at the Mary D. Fisher Theatre.

“Two Trains Runnin’” is about the search for two forgotten blues singers, set in Mississippi during the height of the civil rights movement.

In June of 1964 hundreds of college students, eager to join the civil rights movement, traveled to Mississippi, starting what would be known as Freedom Summer. Read More→

Jerome Continues Its Love Affair with Art
on February 3rd

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

logo_jeromeartwalkJerome AZ (January 22, 2018) – Jerome continues its love affair with ART on February 3rd with the First Saturday ART WALK. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, the 24 galleries and studios of Jerome will be brimming over with visual delights. There will be plenty of chocolate, music and good conversation at this vibrant event. Meet the artists that night and mingle with other art lovers who are drawn to this charming mountain town. Make a night of it with dinner at one of the town’s delicious restaurants. Maybe even spend the night at one of the delightful B&B’s or hotels. The event starts at 5:00PM. There is plenty of parking and a shuttle is available to transport visitors to galleries and studios. Don’t forget live music! The Mile High Grill will have music by local favorite Dave Rentz and The Spirit Room features The Johnny Lingo Trio. Be sure to stop by the new location of Passion Cellars up the steps on the way to Haunted Hamburger. The delightful tasting room is featuring all local artists and is a beautiful space both inside and out on the deck. Jerome Art Walk is an event that has become a great Northern Arizona tradition on the First Saturday of each month. for more information. Read More→

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New Hours at Camp Verde Community Library

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

logo_campverdecommunitylibraryCamp Verde AZ (January 22, 2018) – Camp Verde Community Library is increasing its open hours in response to community demand for use of the facility. The new hours will allow families, students and working adults more choices for getting to the library during the week. Beginning Monday, January 29, the library will be open Monday – Thursday from 9:00a to 8:00p and Friday – Saturday from 9:00a to 5:00p.

Camp Verde Community Library is located at 130 Black Bridge Road, Camp Verde AZ. For more information about this or any other program at the Library, visit or call 928-554-8380.

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logo_arizonacommunityfoundationA single online application matches students with 100+ scholarship awards

Sedona AZ (January 22, 2018) – The Arizona Community Foundation’s online scholarship portal is now accepting applications, making scholarship funding opportunities available to students across Arizona for the 2018-19 school year. This year, ACF is proud to announce a number of new scholarships to support Arizona foster children, law enforcement families, and community minded students. Read More→

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logo_sedonahubSedona AZ (January 22, 2018) – After 6 weeks at the Sedona Hub, a beautiful inspiring art show is coming down, with two closing events – a panel discussion on Wednesday 24th at 6pm and a unique Dance/Concert on Friday 26th at 7pmwith  the ‘Moving Edge Ensemble’ from Prescott.

Moderated by Bob Ellis (Program Director, Natural History Institute), this diverse panel will explore the role of nature in our good health and healing. Just how is that nature affects in our wellness? Studies and personal experience indicate it is a pretty powerful force for good health. Read More→

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Broadway on Screen: ‘Incident at Vichy’

Saturday, January 20th, 2018

logo_SIFFSedona Film Festival hosts big-screen presentation of Broadway plays at Mary D. Fisher theatre

Sedona AZ (January 20, 2018) – Sedona International Film Festival presents the BroadwayHD series — featuring Broadway plays and musicals in high definition on the big screen — with Arthur Miller’s “Incident at Vichy”. The event will show in Sedona on Sunday, Jan. 28 at 4 p.m. at the festival’s Mary D. Fisher Theatre.

Celebrating the Centennial of Arthur Miller’s birth, “Incident at Vichy” — starring Richard Thomas — returns the work of the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright to Signature for the first time since his 1997-98 Residency. Read More→

Annual bald eagle even set for Flagstaff Jan. 27

Friday, January 19th, 2018

logo_arizonagameandfishFlagstaff AZ (January 19, 2018) – Did you know that Arizona is visited by over 200 bald eagles during the winter?

To learn more about these amazing birds and to see live eagles, the public is invited to attend the Annual Bald Eagle Celebration on Saturday, Jan. 27, at the Willow Bend Environmental Educational Center at 703 E. Sawmill Road in Flagstaff.

Several programs will be offered during this year’s event, which is hosted by the Arizona Game and Fish Department, Willow Bend Environmental Education Center, and the Arizona Watchable Wildlife Experience (AWWE). Read More→

Met Live Opera presents ‘Tosca’ in Sedona Jan. 27

Friday, January 19th, 2018

logo_SIFFMary D. Fisher Theatre is the home for the opera simulcast and encore events

Sedona AZ (January 19, 2018) – The Sedona International Film Festival is proud to present the next Met Live Opera presentation of Giacomo Puccini’s “Tosca” on Saturday, Jan. 27. There will be two shows that day at the Mary D. Fisher Theatre: 11 a.m. (live simulcast) and 4 p.m. (encore).

Plan to come early as Russell Fox will lead a pre-opera talk one hour before each production (10 a.m. for the morning show and 3 p.m. for the encore). Read More→

Residential Fire First North Street, Clarkdale

Friday, January 19th, 2018

logo_verdevalleyfiredistrictClarkdale AZ (January 19, 2018) – On Thursday January 18, at approximately 10:14 PM, the Verde Valley Fire District responded to a Residential Fire at the 500 block of First North Street in Clarkdale.

VVFD was originally dispatched to the for a “smell of plastic burning” in the area. On arrival they found Clarkdale PD on scene and smoke billowing out of the attic and roof vents from a home. They upgraded to a working fire and made entry where they found smoke filling the structure from floor to ceiling. Read More→

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