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By Ted Grussing

… shadows in the fall and winter seem to align with the rocks and terrain in a more agreeable way than other times of the year and this shot displays that quiet alignment of surface features and shadow. There is a peak of sorts just to the SW of Cockscomb formation casting its shadow to the base of the Cockscomb and Cockscomb casting its shadow nearly to Coffeepot Rock and although its shadow is hidden, it points up to The Sedona Mitten formations. In the upper left corner of the photo is Wilson Mountain and upper right the northerly portion of the airport is visible … west Sedona kinda sprawls over the landscape and the views from most of those homes is wonderful.

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logo_SIFFAcclaimed production from London debuts on the big screen at the Mary D. Fisher Theatre

Sedona AZ (September 27, 2017) – Matthew Bourne’s “The Car Man” is coming to the Mary D. Fisher Theatre on Sunday, Oct. 8 at 4 p.m., presented by the Sedona International Film Festival.

A sensational new dance event for cinemas from the internationally acclaimed choreographer Matthew Bourne and his Dance Company New Adventures, “The Car Man” is loosely based on Bizet’s popular opera (“Carmen”) and has one of the most thrilling and instantly recognizable scores in classical music, brilliantly arranged by Terry Davies. Read More→

logo_yavapaicountyPrescott AZ (September 27, 2017) – Efforts taken to prevent and deal with suicide fall into three categories: prevention, intervention and postvention.

Prevention is comprised of the actions taken to keep suicides from happening on a broad scale. Some of these actions involve increasing public awareness of suicide statistics, who’s at risk, risk factors, warning signs and symptoms, and de-stigmatization. Some specific examples are: Mental Health First Aid training, Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST), safeTALK training, Yellow Ribbon Suicide Prevention Program implementation, Yavapai Suicide Prevention Coalition presentations, implementation of JED Foundation programs in high schools and colleges, etc. Read More→

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A Step Up: Making a Difference

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

logo_astepupSedona AZ (September 27, 2017) – The dire situation and mass destruction from recent hurricanes has motivated sole sisters Laura Ditges and Karen Dilks of Sedona’s A STEP UP to lend a helping hand to these communities that have lost so much.   They both agree, “Our upbringing taught us to lend a helping hand when needed. You bring chicken soup to your neighbor when they are down.   In perspective it’s bringing vats of chicken soup to Nature’s war-torn communities of Houston, Florida, Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands.” Read More→

City of Sedona upgrades 911 system

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

City of Sedona ArizonaSedona AZ (September 27, 2017) – The Sedona Police Department has taken an important step toward the future of emergency communications.

The night of September 25, the city launched an upgraded 911 emergency service with new technology to support the nation’s move to a Next Generation 911 system, commonly referred to as NG911. Read More→

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logo_sedonamuseum2Sedona AZ (September 27, 2017) – The Sedona Heritage Museum presents Michael Peach in a performance of his new original show “Lions (& Rattlers & Dragons & Longhorns) and Bears – Oh My” on Saturday, October 7 at 1:30 p.m. Read More→