CO+HOOTS Foundation showcases designer and nonprofit pairings for Pro Bono Week

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The CO+HOOTS Foundation hosted a gallery event Friday night at Treeo to display their project from Pro Bono Week. The Impact event showcased the infographics made for 10 local nonprofits by 10 local graphic designers. Read story

CO+HOOTS to start international exchange program connecting with global entrepreneurs

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Phoenix coworking space CO+HOOTS is going international. The business’s nonprofit arm, the CO+HOOTS Foundation, has started the CO+EXCHANGES program to share the talent in Phoenix with nonprofits around the world. Read story

Barrister Place building continues 'request for proposal' process to finalize terms

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Developers working on downtown’s Barrister Place building, which is well-known for appearing in Alfred Hitchcock’s classic 1960 thriller “Psycho,” have yet to finalize their “request for proposal” terms. Read story

Audio: New parking signs in Roosevelt Row area boost businesses' customer bases

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At the end of October, the city of Phoenix installed new 2-hour-limit parking signs on one side of Sixth Street and both sides of Fifth Street in between Roosevelt and Garfield streets. Businesses in the area asked for the signs to help promote higher customer turnover. Read story

Local baker brings passion, experience and doughnuts to restaurant menu development

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Casey Hopkins-Johnson, the baker responsible for the acclaimed menu at the newly opened Welcome Chicken + Donuts, has applied hard work, creativity and principles of sustainable development to her varied culinary career. Read story

Latino marketing and public relations firm opens new location

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All Latino marketing and public relations firm Torres Multicultural Communications is moving into a new 8,000 square foot space and opening up a new business, the Luna Cultural Lab. The lab will answer community questions through visual and performing arts. Read story

Sports franchises in Green Sports Alliance aim to have positive environmental impact

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On the courts and fields, everyone’s favorite teams are competing as usual. Once the uniforms come off, however, many franchises are part of one team: The Green Sports Alliance, where the goal is to have a positive environmental impact. Read story

Hotel San Carlos says au revoir to Bonjour Vietnam, hello to restaurant Rice Paper

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After closing Bonjour Vietnam two months ago, restaurant owner Lan Tran has opened a restaurant in the same location at Hotel San Carlos under the name Rice Paper, the second location for that concept. Read story

A Tailored Place: First Fridays provide good times, great deals and fun accessories

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The First Friday art walk is the perfect occasion for vendors to sell items along Roosevelt Street. A closer look at some of the tables shows there are plenty of accessories made with care and attention to detail. Read story

Devilishly Healthy: Getting wisdom teeth removed early a healthy and happy decision

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About two weeks ago, I got my wisdom teeth removed. Why is this procedure so important for your dental care? Read story