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Local Photographer Documents Animal Rescue Amid Russia-Ukraine War & Other Social Issues

Documentary Photographer and Filmmaker Thomas Machowicz has a camera, a heart for animals and the passion to tell their stories. 

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Thomas Machowicz
Photo: Jorge Delgado-Ureña


McCormick Ranch: Building The ‘New' Scottsdale 50 Years Ago

When McCormick Ranch debuted a half century ago as Scottsdale's first master-planned community, some traditionalists decried the concept, saying it would destroy the city's "Old West" branding, explains Linda Milhaven, a 33-year resident and three-term council member. 

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Golden anniversary sunset at McCormick Ranch
Photo: Courtesy of McCormick Ranch Owners' Association


How Kurt & Brenda Warner's Treasure House Provides a Safe Space for Those With Disabilities


Treasure House, near 75th Ave, & the 101 in Glendale, was founded in 2018 by Brenda & Kurt Warner. 
Photo: Thurlkill Studios, LLC


How ‘Social Media QB' Jeramie McPeek is Taking the Super Bowl LVII Experience to Instagram & Beyond

Dubbed the "Social Media Quarterback" by the Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee, global speaker, sports podcaster, writer, digital strategist and Arizona native Jeramie McPeek is the man in charge of bringing Super Bowl LVII to life on social media. 

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Jeramie McPeek, center, was the keynote speaker for the #SB57 Business Connect Program recently, sharing his social media learnings with local businesses that were selected to be part of the program. 
Photo: Courtesy @AZSuperBowl


Arizona Jewish Historical Society Plans to Build New Holocaust Museum


As a part of its Capital Campaign, the Arizona Jewish Historical Society (AZJHS) is working towards building a new Holocaust and tolerance education center at the existing Cutler Plotkin Jewish Heritage Center in Phoenix, Ariz. 

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