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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.

Starbucks Breaks Ground on Dove Valley Road

Yet again, Starbucks is opening next to Starbucks. Ground was broken last week on a free-standing version of the Seattle-based java company in Canyon Crossing (aka Fry’s plaza) on Dove Valley Road, on a pad that will include one or two other businesses at the southeast corner of the plaza.

BCHS Choirs Score Big in California Competition

Boulder Creek High School's choir Department brought home major honors in its first attempt at the Burroughs Music Showcase in Burbank, California. BCHS came close to sweeping the competition in the concert choir division and earned a special acknowledgement for “best vocal sound” for the men of the Bel Canto Honor Choir.