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Southern AZ, August

Posted on: August 1st, 2014 by xmlrpc

Explore exciting upcoming events happening in Southern Arizona during the month of August.

Floyd and Guy

Posted on: August 1st, 2014 by xmlrpc

Long time friends, Arizona Rattlers Head Coach Kevin Guy and player DB Marquis Floyd talk about the joys of mixing friendship with the business of football.

Northern AZ, August

Posted on: August 1st, 2014 by xmlrpc

Explore exciting upcoming events happening in Northern Arizona during the month of August.

Central AZ, August

Posted on: August 1st, 2014 by xmlrpc

Explore exciting upcoming events happening in Central Arizona during the month of August.

Wake Rider Teaser

Posted on: July 29th, 2014 by xmlrpc

Christian Hansen rides wakeboards and dirtbikes. He’s a rebuilder of boats and a maker of racecars… and that makes him a killer Manufacturing Engineer. (Teaser)

Shifting Gears Teaser

Posted on: July 28th, 2014 by xmlrpc

When Noel Velez’s bad decisions led to ugly consequences, and his past threatened to destroy his future, how did he end up working for a team for one of the biggest companies in the world? (Teaser)

 

Light Rail Expansion

Posted on: July 28th, 2014 by xmlrpc

Geoff Notkin meets with civil engineer in training working on the Valley Metro Light Rail expansion, Matthew Wolf, to learn about the challenges civil engineers face when they construct new features in an old city.

Gertrude’s Restaurant

Posted on: July 28th, 2014 by xmlrpc

Fresh ingredients directly from the farm and pasture to the plate. Chef Taylor’s menu showcases local ingredients from artisans and farmers around Arizona and the Southwest. The restaurant is named after Gertrude Divine Webster, the founder of the Desert Botanical Gardens, and offers the garden’s patrons fresh food that includes herbs sourced straight from gardens located on the Desert Botanical Garden property.

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Open for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Sunday Brunch. Located at the Desert Botanical Garden at 1201 N. Galvin Parkway in Phoenix.  

Community Garden

Posted on: July 28th, 2014 by xmlrpc

The Community Garden at Desert Botanical Garden strives to be a leader in promoting community gardening in the Phoenix area by designing and implementing a community garden with staff and volunteer involvement. The community garden will serve as a model that demonstrates vegetable gardening best practices in the desert environment, promotes educational opportunities, enhances and further develops a sense of community within the Garden. We will share the results with extended communities beyond the Garden. The Community Garden, about ¼ of an acre in size, is located adjacent to the pumpkin patch area used for the fall Great Pumpkin Festival.

Digital Engineers

Posted on: July 28th, 2014 by xmlrpc

Civil Engineers don’t just design buildings, bridges and roads — they are also developing new ways to improve communication too! Geoff Notkin meets with a civil engineer, Jason, at Cox Communications and he explains the innovative new technology that is being used to improve phone, internet, and television services.

Local First

Posted on: July 28th, 2014 by xmlrpc

Steve Russell from Local First explains the importance of how buying from local businesses impacts our economy. When you buy local, three times more of what you spend stays in the local economy and circulates in our economy. By making a conscious effort to spend at independent businesses, it helps create more jobs in our community, and 73 cents of every dollar stays in Arizona.

Fear No Floods!

Posted on: July 28th, 2014 by xmlrpc

Flooding can be especially dangerous in Arizona because they happen quickly and often with little or no warning. Geoff Notkin meets two Stantec civil engineers who are designing a culvert to divert flood water that may cause damage to Arizona neighborhoods.