Oakville Grocery to Close, be Replaced with Javiers Mexican Restaurant


We hear Oakville Grocery at Scottsdale Quarter is shutting its doors and will soon be replaced with trendy Mexican restaurant Javiers.

Apparently shoppers are dropping so much cash at the new H&M and Apple store that expensive groceries are now lower on the list of priorities.

*This information comes from an unnamed source.


Shots Fired at Chandler Fashion Center

Shots were fired January 5 at Chandler Fashion Center near Sears. According to Chandler Police, an armed robbery occurred off the premises, the robber then entered the Fashion Center at approximately 12 p.m, and was followed by and confronted by undercover police. The suspect fired shots at the undercover officers, not knowing they were policemen. It is unclear as to whether anybody was struck in the shooting.

The center is currently under lockdown-shoppers have been evacuated as the police searched for the gunman.

The robber was said to be a fugitive who was recently and mistakenly allowed to make a $320 bond and was released from jail.

Chandler Fashion Center is currently closed.

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BCS Championship Tickets Going for Record-Breaking Prices


Oregon vs. Auburn tickets are going for record-breaking prices on EBay and Craigslist. A foursome of tickets (which retail for only about $350 each) just went for $16,548,48! That's a 91.6% mark-up.

Now we're wondering, are these loaded Tiger and Duck fans who will be dropping boatloads of cash in the Valley, businesses trying to impress their clients or superfans slapping these tickets on credit cards and squatting on couches?


Four Seasons to Add 70 New Rooms and New Spa


Arizona Foothills hears the Four Seasons Resort & Spa at Troon North is set to build and open an additional 70 rooms, and add a brand-new spa to their beautiful North Scottsdale location.

Things are looking up, up north.


Bar Fly, a New Fox Restaurant Concept, to Debut at Sky Harbor Airport


Word on the delicious, fresh and modern culinary street is Fox Restaurant Concepts will be opening a new bar in Sky Harbor Airport called Bar Fly this February, which will be similar to the Culinary Dropout concept that opened last year at Scottsdale Fashion Square. Think gastropub with amped-up munchies. Waiting for your delayed flight with carry-ons just got a little more fun.

There's another one in the pipelines- on the coattails of the recent True Food Kitchen opening in Orange County, Fox Restaurant Concepts has a plan to open another True Food in Dallas in the upcoming year.


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