Charleston’s Serves Up American Classics With a Fresh Twist

Winter is the time for comfort foods and cozy surroundings. Familiarity and mouth-watering food around the table abound in these colder times, and Charleston's is a nostalgic name in the Valley, offering a plethora of delicious winter favorites with an ambiance that is meant for family togetherness.

Lemon Bars

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Eye Do

Michael Garcia, who has been helping people with eye care services for more than 20 years, realized that people put off getting eye exams and glasses “because they have a hard time fitting it in their busy schedules,” he says.

Family Medicine

BackFit Health + Spine, a multispecialty medical center, was started in Chandler nearly 18 years ago by Dr. Yasmin Rahimi, DC, FIAMA (Dr. Yas), as a small start-up practice. When her brother, Dr. Radi Rahiminejad, DC, MUA (Dr. Radi), joined the practice shortly after its debut, the duo helped it to grow and—by 2005—they had four practices across the Valley.

Teaching Technology, Improving Lives

The 1940s and 1950s marked a time of critical technological breakthroughs and advancements. Major inventions, ranging from the credit card to color television to the modem, were developed in this time period.

Marriott opening from Holly Harmon

On Nov. 12, 2019, the Marriott Phoenix Chandler celebrated its opening. Located in the Price Road Corridor, the hotel features stylish and modern guest rooms and amenities, including an M Club, pool, fitness center, and extensive conference venues. Café MeSo features American cuisine with Southwest and Mediterranean influences, and Proof 19 showcases handcrafted cocktails and small … Continued

Chandler Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting at Young Orthodontics

On Oct. 24, Dr. Aubrey Young and her team celebrated Young Orthodontics with a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Chandler Chamber of Commerce. Dr. Young is passionate about orthodontics, and has been caring for patients at Chamberlain-Young Orthodontics for the last five years. She recently purchased the practice and is now proud to introduce Young Orthodontics. SmileStraight.com

Chandler Compadres’ Rock the Cause for Kids

On Nov. 9, 2019, over 1,900 guests attended the Chandler Compadres’ Rock the Cause for Kids. This year’s theme for Chandler’s largest party and fundraiser was ICONS: A Night of Heroes and Villains. In one legendary evening, clashing good versus evil, ultimately the good persevered by raising a record $1.2 million for disadvantaged children in our community.  

Happy New Year!

Five… four… three… two… one! Welcome to 2020! Seriously, where does the time go? Last year just flew by in a blur of family activities (hello, carpools!), time with friends, and of course, sharing the amazing stories of Chandler. We’re so excited to begin this new year with you. There are so many fabulous people … Continued

January 2020 Around Town

Fastest-growing International Film Festival Returns for its Fourth Year The Chandler International Film Festival (CIFF) returns on Jan. 17-20. Featuring over 120 films from more than 35 countries and six continents, the festival will be held at Harkins Chandler Fashion Center. This year, CIFF will be partnering with Cece’s Hope Center and Boys & Girls Clubs … Continued

What You Need to Know About CBD

 What is CBD?  Cannabidiol (CBD) is a naturally occurring compound found in the resinous flower of cannabis, a plant with a rich history as a medicine going back thousands of years.  What is CBD Used for?

Ocotillo Village Health Club & Spa

Plato, the Greek philosopher, believed the part could never be well unless the whole is well. Ocotillo Village Health Club & Spa has taken this concept to another level by creating a community of health and wellness. They treat the body through fitness programs. They soothe the mind in their spa. And they feed the soul in their café, but…

Chandler Dad Inspires Through Global Nonprofit

Raj Khillan believes you do not need a reason to help others—and made that belief a focal point in his career.