7 Phoenix spots are on the recently announced James Beard semifinalist list - A strong list and some well deserved kudos.

The Phoenix Rising games will soon be broadcasted locally for all to watch - AZ Family is launching a new entertainment network that’ll be covering all of the games starting with the first game of the season on March 11th.

You can now drink and stroll around Desert Ridge and Tempe Marketplace - Grab a beverage and pop into Journey’s for some new kicks.

3 new spots are finally going into Heritage Square - Latha, Que Sazon(best food truck winner), and Stemistry are hoping to be open in time for the Super Bowl.

Underbelly Meat Co, a new sustainable butcher shop recently opened on 7th Ave - Great feature piece about the mindfully sourced, quality meat market.

Major League Pickleball is launching their premier and challenger leagues this weekend - The MLP is expanding and hoping to highlight the best talent with the new leagues with this weekend’s tournament in Mesa.

And… We’re getting an Uchi, the New Times has a super bowl party guide if you need it

Curated by Nick Hammond