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logo_azdotMinimal delays expected, single lane restrictions during work hours   

Camp Verde AZ (April 24, 2014) – Next week the Arizona Department of Transportation will complete paving work and remove temporary concrete barrier on Interstate 17 (mileposts 280 to 282) south of Camp Verde as part of the climbing lane project.   Read More→

logo_SIFFAcclaimed new independent films premiering at Mary D. Fisher Theatre

Sedona AZ (April 24, 2014) – The Sedona International Film Festival is proud to present the Northern Arizona premieres of the new thriller “Grand Piano” and the Parisian romance “Just a Sigh” showing May 2-7 at the Mary D. Fisher Theatre. Read More→

logo_marketplaceSedona AZ (April 24, 2014) – Marketplace Café, in the Village of Oak Creek, continues its mission of giving to the community, and is recognized as a business that generously supports local artists and charities.  On Tuesday, April 29th, the public is invited to celebrate these activities and get to know the artists involved via a “Meet the Artists” reception in the venue.  The reception will take place from 6-7 PM.  There will be a raffle of several artists’ works in which 100% will be donated to the local charity.  You do NOT have to be present to win. Read More→

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Sarah McLean to Speak at OLLI

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

logo_olli2Sedona AZ (April 24, 2014) – Come meet Sarah McLean.  Find out what vision and values led to her chosen life path and why she chose Sedona for her organization. Learn why she believes that now “is the perfect time to learn to meditate” and discover the essentials of her remarkably effective, simple, easy, everyday meditation method. Find out, too, what she will offer at Internationally renowned gatherings, such as the upcoming Woman Arising Conference, Summoning the Sacred seminar, and her week-long programs at Esalen Institute. Read More→

logo_peppermintzebraSedona AZ (April 23, 2014) – Get outside, create bold gift for Mom, and explore 3 dimensional world in color!  Peppermint Zebra’s Mother’s Day Chalk Expo will be held Sunday, May 3rd, from 10 m to 1 p.m. in Hillside Sedona’s Courtyard.

Insight Gallery’s resident artist, Pamela Becker enjoys interacting with kids and teaching them about art. She recently illustrated a How-to-work with Pastels “Snap Book” for children published by Capstone Press, 2014. Read More→

Old Town Center for the ArtsCottonwood AZ (April 23, 2014) - Two Shots is an evening of theatre that is comprised of two one-man shows for one performance only Saturday, May 3rd at 7:30 PM. The first is, The Sperm of Ten Men, written and performed by Ben Tyler, under the direction of David Barker. The second is, Dodging Bullets, written and performed by David Barker, under the direction of Ben Tyler. Both of these plays tell the stories of actual events in each man’s life. Read More→

Jerome AZ (April 23, 2014) – Sedona landscape artist Susan Pitcairn will continue her show at Gallery 527′s First Saturday Art Walk reception May 3, 5-8 p.m with a presentation of recent pastels and acrylics from travels throughout Arizona and California. “Beauty of the West” expresses Susan’s uncanny ability to capture the peaceful beauty of the western landscape.Fresh from visits to the coastal California ranch of Santa Barbara painter Marcia Burtt and from an annual teaching expedition to Saguaro Lake Ranch near Phoenix, Susan will present a variety of new subjects and places as well as her more typical Sedona and Verde Valley subjects.    Read More→

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Beginner Hawaiian Language Classes

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

Cottonwood AZ (April 23, 2014) – Did you know that the State of Hawaii has TWO official languages – Hawaiian and English? The Hawaiian language is alive and well!

Come learn how to speak it correctly! Kumu Hula (Hula Master) Kehau Chrisman from Hawaii is announcing the start of a “Beginner Hawaiian Language class” for students 15 and older. Students will learn Hawaiian pronunciation, simple sentence structure, and vocabulary, along with a little Hawaiian culture and history. Read More→

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logo_azdotCottonwood AZ (April 23, 2014) – State Route 89A in Cottonwood between 12th and Main streets (milepost 352) will be closed for up to 15 minutes between 3 a.m. and 3:15 a.m. Thursday, April 24.

The closure will provide a safe work zone as crews place overhead utility lines across the roadway.  Read More→

2014 Road Rehabilitation Project

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

City of Sedona ArizonaSedona AZ (April 23, 2014) – On May 5, 2014, work will begin in preparation for a pavement project in the area of Mystic Hills Subdivision, and Chapel Road, to the east of SR 179.  The work will include pavement replacement in these areas and adding bike lanes to Chapel Road between SR 179 and the east end of the Mystic Hills Subdivision.  Read More→

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logo_azdotHighway to be narrowed to one lane in each direction during work hours

Cottonwood AZ (UDPATE – April 22, 2014) - The Arizona Department of Transportation will perform maintenance work Wednesday night (not Tuesday night as previously mentioned) to improve a two-mile section of State Route 260 between Cottonwood and Camp Verde.  

SR 260 will be narrowed to one lane between Thousand Trails Road and Coury Drive (mileposts 211 to 212) from 10 p.m. Wednesday to 6 a.m. Thursday, April 23. Read More→

Hit and Run Suspect in VOC Found and Arrested

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

logo_ycsoSedona AZ (April 22, 2014) – Just after 3AM on April 20, 2014, YCSO deputies were called to the 1400 block of Verde Valley School Road regarding a hit and run accident. The reporting party told deputies that after hearing screeching tires and a loud crashing sound, he went outside and found extensive damage to a concrete wall, mailboxes, and landscaping on both his and his neighbors property. Read More→

logo_SIFFOutrageous stand-up comedian and television star Helen Hong to appear live onstage at the Mary D. Fisher Theatre May 2-4

Sedona AZ (April 22, 2014) – Award-winning, world-renowned comedian and television star Helen Hong brings her outrageous stand-up comedy show to Sedona when she performs live, onstage at the Mary D. Fisher Theatre.  There will be three performances May 2-4, presented by the Sedona International Film Festival. Read More→

logo_nationaldayofcowboySedona AZ (April 22, 2014) – Enjoy a whole lot of cowboy “goings on”: gunfights, historical re-enactments, cowboy action shooting, roping, musical revue, storytelling & cowboy poetry, bull whip cracking, costume contest, country western music, art & trades demonstrations in Uptown Sedona. Read More→

logo_jeromeartwalkJerome AZ (April 22, 2014) – Another great spring evening is in store for locals and visitors in this mile high mountain town. First Saturday Jerome Art Walk on May 3rd will be a party filled with art, music, refreshments and great conversation at the 25 galleries and studios. A free shuttle will whisk you from The Old Jerome High School to The Adorn Collection and everywhere in between. Walking the inviting streets is another easy option for art lovers. Jerome First Saturday Art Walk has become the best Saturday activity in the Verde Valley… at least according to many art lovers who are slowly savoring each section of this thriving art community. There is so much to see that it is impossible to visit everything in one walk.  Make a night of it on May 3rd from 5:00 to 8:00 PM.  Have dinner at one of the great restaurants or spend the night at a Bed and Breakfast. With gallery openings, open studios, live music all through the town and delicious treats at most stops, this is one spring night that will delight. Read More→

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logo_townofclarkdaleClarkdale AZ (April 22, 2014) – The Town of Clarkdale is hosting a workshop on May 9 to help identify potential recreational uses and possible improvements at two River Access Points along the Verde River- Tuzigoot and Lower TAPCO – to assist in developing a master plan for the two sites.

The workshop will be held from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. at the Clark Memorial Clubhouse, 19 N. Ninth St. in Clarkdale.  Read More→

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logo_humanesocietySedona AZ (April 22, 2014) – The Humane Society of Sedona will host its Third Annual Help the Animals Auction on May 10th at the Elks Lodge located at 110 Airport Road in Sedona.

The auction has doubled in size in terms of donations received for the auction and funds raised via auction sales. The Humane Society attributes the success of this event to the quality auction items donated by their community partners, businesses and individual supporters. The items are wide in variety and price and therefore, HSS believes, there is something that will appeal to everyone who attends. Read More→

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logo_sedonamuseumSedona AZ (April 22, 2014) – The Sedona Heritage Museum will hold a Rummage & Treasures Sale on Saturday, April 26 from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the Museum. Proceeds will benefit the Museum’s services, educational programs and the current Telegraph Office relocation and restoration project.. The sale will include the usual rummage sale type items plus antiques, furniture, home decor and tools. Special items already donated include original artwork, tools, jewelry, Avon bottles and much, much more. The Museum will also have reprints of historic photos for sale and a collection of antique bottles donated as a fund-raiser. Read More→

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logo_az_game_fishPhoenix AZ (April 22, 2014) – The Arizona Game and Fish Department implemented Stage 1 fire restrictions at all department wildlife areas on Friday, April 18. The restrictions are part of the restrictions issued by the Arizona State Forestry Division on state-owned and state-managed lands outside incorporated municipalities due to the increased risk of wildfire in the state. Read More→

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Beginner Women’s Hula Class

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

Cottonwood AZ (April 22, 2014) – Kumu Hula (Hula Master) Kehau Chrisman from Hawaii is announcing the start of a “Beginner Women’s Hula class” for women 15 and older.  Weekly classes will be held on 6 consecutive Mondays, May 5 through June 9 @ 7–8 PM.

Chrisman, formerly of Hawaii and now a Cottonwood resident, trained in Hawaii for 17 years to reach the highest rank of Hula Master (similar to a PhD in Hula) following rigorous hula protocols taught by well-known and respected masters in Hawaii’s hula legacy.  Read More→

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