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Basha Family’s Mansion Hits the Market for $3.85 Million

The Paradise Valley mansion owned by the members of the legendary Basha family is now on the marketing for $3.85 million. According to AZCentral, the 9,500-square-foot home was purchased by Camille Basha and Connie Vitalie, two ... Read More

In Blog, Real Estate on October 18, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Longtime Deputy Clerk Set to Retire Recognized by City

A longtime city employee who retired Oct. 4 was recognized for her dedicated service. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, Natalie Montenegrino retired Oct. 4 after serving Paradise Valley for 25 years and was honored for ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on October 9, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Money Magazine Names Paradise Valley to ‘Best Places to Live’ List

Paradise Valley is one of the nation’s best places to live. According to Money Magazine, Paradise Valley ranks in the top 100, 80th to be exact, on the publication’s Best Places to Live 2017 list. Paradise Valley ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Real Estate on October 4, 2017 by Community Expert Team

8 Xavier Students Receive National Merit Scholarship Recognition

Eight Xavier College Preparatory seniors have been recognized for excellence in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Competition. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, three Xavier seniors — Claire Fleming, Katherine Hann, and Brooke Howard — were named Semi-Finalists. Meanwhile, five ... Read More

In Blog, Schools on September 29, 2017 by Community Expert Team

New Restaurant ‘The Covenant’ Opens in Paradise Valley

“The Covenant,” Paradise Valley’s newest restaurant, officially opened Aug. 28. According to ABC 15, the new restaurant, located at the corner of Shea and Tatum boulevards, offers an "American eclectic" menu, a 16-foot glass wine cooler ... Read More

In Blog, Dining on September 20, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Former Baseball Player Justin Morneau Sells Paradise Valley Home for $2.55 Million

Justin Morneau, who used to play for the Minnesota Twins, recently sold his Paradise Valley home. According to AZCentral.com, Morneau and his wife, Krista, sold the mansion, located in Fanfol Estates, for $2.55 million. The Tuscan-style, 8,373-square-foot ... Read More

In Blog, Real Estate on September 14, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Paradise Valley Woman Wins Trail Title at Quarter Horse World Championships

A Paradise Valley woman recently won the trail championship at the American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA) world championships. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, Susan Johns took home the title from Amarillo, TX, which was held ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on September 3, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Major League Baseball Player Puts Paradise Valley Mansion Up for Sale

A major league baseball player has put his Paradise Valley mansion up for sale. According to the Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Matt Cain has listed his 11,021-square-foot home in Paradise Valley for ... Read More

In Blog, Real Estate on September 1, 2017 by Community Expert Team

President Trump Stays in Paradise Valley Hotel During Trip to Arizona

President Donald Trump stayed at a Paradise Valley resort during his trip to Arizona on Aug. 22. According to AZCentral.com, Trump stayed at the Omni resort in Paradise Valley during his visit to Phoenix for a ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on August 23, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Town Council Approves Cellular Infrastructure Limitations

The Town of Paradise Valley Town Council recently passed updates to town code so to set forth specific review and design criteria for those looking to build cell-phone towers within city limits. According to the Paradise Valley ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on August 17, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Paradise Valley Teen Will Compete at National Hip Hop Championship

A Paradise Valley teen and her dance crew are competing in the international World Hip Hop Dance Championships. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, Mia Dwyer-Kim and her dance crew Elektro Elite will compete against nearly ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on August 11, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Phoenix Suns’ Devin Booker Buys $3.2 Million Home in Paradise Valley

Phoenix Suns player Devin Booker is moving to Paradise Valley. According to the Phoenix Business Journal, Booker recently purchased a $3.2 million, 5,000-square-foot home in town. The large and luxurious home comes with four bedrooms, four bathrooms, ... Read More

In Blog, Real Estate on August 3, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Paradise Valley Woman Creates Coloring Book Inspired By Pet Dog

A Paradise Valley woman and her dog have recently published a coloring book together. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, Marika Hamilton Meeks and her rescued pitbull, Stella, have put out a coloring book and story ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on July 27, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons to Play Celebrity Theatre Next Year

Danny Zelisko Presents recently announced that Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons will perform two shows in 2018 at the Celebrity Theatre, 440 N. 32nd St. in Phoenix. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, Frankie Valli, ... Read More

In Blog, Events on July 20, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Salvation Army Collecting School Supplies for Local Students in Need

While the start of the school year is still weeks away, The Salvation Army is partnering with several local businesses now to collect supplies for its Backpack Support Our Students (SOS) program. According to the Phoenix ... Read More

In Blog, Schools on July 12, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Local Law Firm Donates 17,000 Bottles of Water to Help Homeless

A Phoenix-based law firm is showing its support for the Code Red Program at Phoenix Rescue Mission for the third consecutive year. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, Jaburg Wilk recently donated 17,000 bottles of water ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on July 5, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Historic Paradise Valley Home Recognized With Preservation Award

An historic Paradise Valley home was recently recognized with a state preservation award. According to the Town of Paradise Valley Independent, an historic home built in 1931 at the corner of McDonald Drive and Invergordon Road ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on June 28, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Phoenix Country Day Middle School Debate Coach Wins National Award

The debate coach at Paradise Valley-based Phoenix Country Day Middle School has earned some national recognition. According to The Town of Paradise Valley Independent, C. Ryan Joyce, the school’s director of advancement, and speech and debate ... Read More

In Blog, Schools on June 22, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Paradise Valley Woman Appointed to Ballet Arizona Board

A local woman will be serving on Ballet Arizona’s board of directors. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, Daryl G. Weil, who lives in Paradise Valley, was appointed to the board. Weil founded Daryl Weil Designs, an ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on June 15, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Paradise Valley Women’s Association Recognizes Local Nonprofit Fighting Hunger

A local nonprofit, Kitchen on the Street, was recently recognized by the Town of Paradise Valley Women’s Association for its work combating childhood hunger. According to the Town of Paradise Valley Independent, Kitchen on the Street ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on June 7, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Paradise Valley Participates in U.S. Army Recruit Ceremony

Paradise Valley recently participated in a special ceremony honoring local high school graduates who have chosen to enter into the United States Army. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, the May 20 event was sponsored by ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on June 1, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Local Student Signs Letter of Intent to Dive at Ivy League University

Local student Evan Pittman is heading to the Ivy League, agreeing to dive for Brown University in Rhode Island. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, Pittman, a Phoenix Country Day School (PCDS) diver, recently signed a ... Read More

In Blog, Schools on May 24, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Xavier College Preparatory Students and Staff Honored

Xavier College Preparatory students and staff are earning plenty of state and national recognition as the school year comes to a close. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, junior Hannah Novack is one of four winners ... Read More

In Blog, Schools on May 17, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Shea Homes Opens Sales Gallery for Azure Development in Paradise Valley

Shea Homes has opened its Sales Gallery for the high-end Azure development within the 105-acre, master-planned The Ritz-Carlton, Paradise Valley development. According to AZBigMedia, the Shea Signature™ Community will feature 66 homes, with five home plans ... Read More

In Blog, Real Estate on May 11, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Paradise Valley Makes Niche’s ‘Best Places to Live’ List

Paradise Valley is one of the best places in the state and country to live. According to a report by Niche, a Pittsburgh-based website specializing in neighborhood and city data aggregation, Paradise Valley ranks No. 6 ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Real Estate on May 4, 2017 by Community Expert Team
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