North Phoenix News provides breaking news and in-depth analysis of neighborhoods, schools, businesses and real estate in NoPho, the North Phoenix I-17 corridor from Norterra to New River, including Anthem, Desert Hills, the Tramonto area and the Sonoran Foothills area. Our news and feature stories are reported, written and edited by us. To provide the many communities of North Phoenix with as much useful and interesting information as possible, we also publish selected press releases, here. If you have a press release or a news tip, let us know.
See what changes are planned for elementary and high schools in Anthem and North Phoenix, plus how you can voice your opinion.
Anthem resident Brian Billideau’s non-profit brings a little joy each year to kids at Phoenix Children’s Hospital. Find out how golf balls contribute, plus three ways you can help.
The storm was slow to arrive but made up for its lack of speed with strong winds and heavy rains, a middle-of-the-night Flash Flood Warning, a Tornado Warning in the East Valley, and snow in the high country.
Independent local businesses employ your neighbors and help keep other local businesses in business, instead of filling distant corporate coffers. That in mind, participating businesses in the Anthem area this year will offer #KeepLocal promotions every Saturday from Thanksgiving to Christmas.
Twenty years after the first homes were sold, and as a mark of the community’s lure, there’s a boomerang effect going on, as people who once lived in Anthem and moved away are deciding there’s no place like home.
Low inventory and strong sales continue to put upward pressure on prices, as existing home sales rose across all of suburban NoPho, the I-17 corridor from Norterra to New River, including Anthem.
Heavy rain forces closure of Anthem parks. More rain is on the way.
Mass production of turkeys can mean a dry, flavorless bird raised on antibiotics. But there are a gaggle of options. Learn the truth about the different types of birds and labels, plus how to safely handle that fowl.
This annual Thanksgiving Day race and walk in Anthem is your chance to walk off what comes later in the day.
The park, on the far east side of the community, opens Saturday, Nov. 16. Find out what’s there, and how to register.
Construction will force a full closure of I-17, in both directions, between Happy Valley and Deer Valley roads, Friday night through Sunday. Yeah, just stay up here.
The event, now called the tree-lighting festival, runs from noon–5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16. The tree-lighting ceremony begins at 5 p.m. We’ve got the details.