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.

Now Serving Coffee & Smoothies

A new place to get your daily java or juice fix opened quietly in March on Anthem’s west side. The former lobby inside the Tennessee Grill is now a coffee and smoothie counter. Patrons can sit in the bar, the dining room or at outside tables.

Country Bash Kicks Off Music in May

The stage is set for the North Valley’s big spring event: Four free nights of sensational cover bands under the stars. Lay back on blankets with the whole family or get up with that special someone and dance the night away.

Anthem U-Haul Expansion Approved

U-Haul got approval from the Anthem Community Council to roughly double the footprint of its self-storage facility in the Anthem Commerce Park. The new facility would include 93 storage units and more than 100 outdoor spaces for boats and RVs.

2017 Summer Camps Guide for North Phoenix

Summer always seems short to kids, but it can be really long for some parents. If you're looking for somewhere to send that special kid during summer break, here are more than three dozen summer camps to choose from, with emphases ranging from science and sports to dance, art, theater and music. There are even — horrors! — education camps. Most are in or near NoPho, with a select few interesting ones a little farther away.