News & Analysis

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.

Rain & Fog Here, Snow Up There

A storm rolling through Arizona overnight brought a solid rain to North Phoenix, with fog in the predawn hours, plus snow to the high country. See rainfall totals for Sonoran Foothills, Tramonto, Desert Hills, Anthem and the rest of the I-17 corridor between Norterra and New River.

Master-planned Community Proposed Near Sonoran Preserve

A proposed 1,420-home development on a broad, gently sloping plain abutting the Phoenix Sonoran Desert Preserve in North Phoenix would have its own community center, pool, trails and other amenities typical of a master-planned community. The proposal is in the midst of a rezoning process with the City of Phoenix.