Of course, you’ve heard of Valentine’s Day, but have you heard of “Galentine’s” Day? Made popular by a television show, the concept is to focus not on the love between partners, but the love between friends. From 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Feb. 13, Historic Downtown Glendale will be the place to bring your gals for a fun day of activities to celebrate friendship.
Glendale Arizona Historical Society hosts Karl Dennis and Mary Morgan Vandever at a special meeting 7 p.m. Feb. 22 at Manistee Ranch, 51st and Northern avenues.
Two free events take place March 19 with garden and wildlife exhibitors, kids’ activities, and amazing gardening classes 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Glendale Main Library, 5959 W. Brown St. As a bonus, receive a free, Arizona-friendly plant after attending a gardening class.
The notice on the front door of the LaPerla Mexican Restaurant & Lounge, on Glendale Avenue just west of 59th Avenue, says simply, “Notice of Termination of Possession and Landlord’s Lien.” It was posted Jan. 26.
After a successful term as vice mayor that saw the city turn around a decline into possible bankruptcy, Councilmember Ian Hugh was unanimously re-elected to a second term as Glendale’s vice mayor at the Jan. 26 city council meeting.
After months of moves by the city council to improve the economic outlook of the City of Glendale, Moody’s announced Jan. 27 it had upgraded numerous ratings from A3 to A2.
After one season playing in Scottsdale, Arizona United – the only professional soccer team in Arizona – is coming back to where it started, the Peoria Sports Complex.
To prepare for the 2016 Spring Training season, Glendale Sportservice seeks to fill a variety of positions in food, beverage and retail operation. It will be hosting a job fair 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 5 at Camelback Ranch, the spring training home of the Los Angeles Dodgers and Chicago White Sox.
The Tohono O’odham Gaming Enterprise (TOGE) board will retain CEO Andy Asselin for another two years. Since joining TOGE in early 2013, Asselin has successfully led the enterprise through the construction and opening of a beautiful new facility in the West Valley, to an overwhelmingly positive response from the community.