Phoenix has the #1 spot on Yelp’s top 100 list for this year - Cocina Madrigal is a great spot if you haven’t been, we also have 4 other restaurants on the list.

Film Bar is officially officially closing - They’re going to have an equipment and merchandise sale soon, snag something for the mems.

The Arizona Wine Festival is this weekend at Heritage Square - The biggest wine party in the state, 150 wines, live music, food trucks, and more.

Clever Koi opened a fast-casual restaurant! - Clever Ramen just opened in south Scottsdale by Skysong.

The Phoenix Fire Department is going to start using drones - They’re planning to use them to get better visibility for stranded hikers and other difficult to get to scenarios. Phoenix Police are also planning to use them in the near future, Minority Report style.

Check, Please! Arizona is getting booked back up on PBS - The 30 minute restaurant review show will be back on the air at 7pm on Thursdays featuring host Mark Tarbell.

Chars is opening back up next Friday! - Chars Has the Blues shut down back in 2020 and has been closed ever since. The new owners fixed up the place a bit while trying to keep it’s original charm, it’s now called Chars Live and will feature more than just blues and jazz.

Curated by Nick Hammond