Stogie at the Bar

In the entertainment district of Old Town Scottsdale, Fox Cigar Bar offers cigar sales and expertise, a smoking room and a full bar. The humidor room allows the store to stock premium cigars you can smoke on premises or for your collection at home. TVs, s...

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Pedal Party

The neighborly Madison Improvement Club, named for the district it is in and the efforts the ownership envisions for its guests, is a community hub focused on health, fun and connecting the community. With event space, a juice bar (Kaleidoscope) and a hea...

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Cart the Night Away

Old Town Scottsdale has become one of the best-known spots for nightlife in America. With more than 40 nightclubs, restaurants and dance clubs spread throughout a one-mile-wide circle southeast of Camelback and Scottsdale roads, this mecca for entertainme...

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Workshops for (and of) Beauty

Citrine Natural Beauty Bar is in the Biltmore Fashion Park, with a large and open storefront. It opened its flagship store at Biltmore Fashion Park’s UNION (soon outgrowing that initial space) in November 2012 and quickly became the “it” place to go...

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Nutrients in Store

Healthy living includes what you eat, how well you exercise and how balanced you are mentally. Many look to the local vitamin shop to help them with products and advice on staying healthy and ensuring all the right nutrients and health options for living ...

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For Men – Wear Custom Is Standard

From suits and custom dress shirts to pants and accessories, Moda Georgio is the custom clothier that has been a standard in the Biltmore area for years. Luxury fabrics and the latest in styles is what one can expect from owner Nick Esposito and his son J...

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Light Up Your Life

A family-owned and -operated Phoenix staple for more than 100 years, Hinkley’s Lighting Factory is a source of knowledge and expertise that offers unlimited options of lighting for homes from custom to historic. Crystal chandeliers and hand-selected rar...

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Midnight Kitchens (and later)

After a night out or for post-game, late-night eats are a limited delight here in our vicinity. Here are our suggestions for the tops closing at or near 2 a.m. Carlsbad Tavern Late night menu and bar till 2a Restaurant delivers New Mexican fare in a bat-&...

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A Walk with Nature

Venture out at the crack of dawn on a Saturday morning to the 1.2-mile-long summit trail of Piestewa Peak and you will see a reflection of pure Phoenix, of true Arizona. In the quiet of the gathering light, hikers bearing water bottles emerge from cars in...

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Treasures and Finds

That special antique, gift or home accessory that no one else has is a true find. Several retail shops in our vicinity are known for their original pieces; whether it be a book, a trinket, a piece of furniture or a work of art, some local shop owners prid...

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