Celebrate Independence Day in the East Valley

Independence Day is just around the corner and the East Valley is ready for the party. Celebrate your American independence with food, games, and most importantly fireworks. Here are our top picks for celebrating stars and stripes in the East…

Recycle Your Bicycle to Help Foster Kids

Remember when you received your first bike? Many of the kids in foster care have never had their own bike. With Recycle Your Bicycle, we can give them the joy of having their own bike. For many kids a bike…

Children Can Learn Golf Skills & Life Skills with The First Tee

The Golf Life can begin at a young age for Southeast Mesa children with The First Tee at Augusta Ranch Golf Club, with a strong focus on life skills added in. Responsibility, respect, integrity and confidence are among the traits…

East Mesa Community Comes Out to Feed The Hungry

Hundreds of people from our local community came out in force on Saturday, September 27 to participate in the AZ Hunger Walk to benefit Feed My Starving Children. Augusta Ranch Golf Club closed down for the morning to allow people…

Make a Difference Day Grants Available

Volunteers organizing service activities in Mesa on Saturday, Oct. 25 as part of the National Make a Difference Day of Service are encouraged to apply to the event’s grant program.  Each grant involves a store gift card for up to…

Take Part in the Mesa Adventure Challenge

It’s part adventure race. It’s part scavenger hunt. And, it’s part Trivial Pursuit. Teams of 2-10 people are given a list of 12 clues. Upon solving them, the teams head out to checkpoints around town to take photos, complete challenges, locate…

Free Summer Movies for Kids

Dickenson Theatre, located at 1935 S Signal Butte in Mesa, is offering a Free Summer Vacation Movie Series. Movies play at 10 am and 12:30pm. Movies tend to “sell out” early, since they’re free, so arrive early! The free summer…

Eastmark to Open Pavilion with Concert Series

Eastmark is celebrating the opening of their new concert pavilion with a compilation of various groups on May 3 from 11 am to 8pm. There will be a dedication of the pavilion in the East Mark Great Park, near Ray…

Christmas Tree Drop Off at MPD Superstition Station

Fire Departments throughout the valley, including Mesa Fire/Medical Department, are urging residents to dispose of their Christmas trees as soon as possible in an effort to stem house fires caused by the dry tree material in the home. Mesa Fire/Medical…

Give a Child in Crisis a Much Needed Hug

The Kenny Klaus Team is once again collecting teddy bears for Mesa Police Department for children in crisis situations. Sometimes, officers work on a case involving a child on what might be the worst day in that child’s life. Whether…