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Quirky Wildflower opens new location in Rivulon

By Eric Newman With an open kitchen, funky wall decorations, a walk-up juice and tea bar and light casual music to accompany a meal, it is easy to see why Wildflower Bread Company has spread...

Customers unlock treasure trove at thrift store

By Colleen Sparks An Ahwatukee church has helped make an area nonprofit organization’s bustling thrift shop offer shoppers unusual riches and a chance to support struggling neighbors. Hidden Treasures Thrift Store on North Alma School Road...

Board games growing in popularity

By Coty Dolores Miranda Jeff Caples describes his Gilbert game store, GamesU, as “Cheers, without the bar.” A comfortable place to go where everybody knows your name. His game store, opened 16 months ago at 1550...

Michael Hiatt named Times Media Group vice president

GSN Staff Times Media Group (TMG), the locally based publisher of 17 Valley publications, including the Gilbert Sun News and the East Valley Tribune, announced April 3 that Michael Hiatt will join the company as...

Wildflower to open in Rivulon, serve beer, wine

By GSN Contributor Wildflower restaurant is opening a location on Tuesday, April 3 in Rivulon, the mixed-use development located at the corner of Gilbert Road and Loop 202 in Gilbert. The Gilbert location, and another one...

Treating airline pilots a specialty of this doctor

By Melody Birkett   Psychology major, commercial pilot, flight instructor and wellness doctor. Dr. Eric Shreder combines his varied background into one medical practice called Full Circle Health near the Mesa/Gilbert line. “It’s a med spa-like environment...

‘The Cozy Peach’ is Queen Creek’s first accommodation

By Wayne Schutsky   Known primarily for peaches, hayrides and fresh produce, Queen Creek’s Schnepf Farms is now branching out with the town’s first overnight accommodations. The new offering is called The Cozy Peach – a reference...

Hand & Stone spa educates customers based on their needs

By Srianthi Perera   A 36-year career in the oil industry and a frozen shoulder led Anita Rogers to a Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa in Houston, Texas a few years ago.   Now retired, the...

The Baked Bear opens in SanTan Village

Story and photos by Alex Whitten   Fresh baked brownies and cookies, rows upon rows of ice cream flavors, and a multitude of candies and toppings; these are all things you can expect while visiting The...

San Tan Ford owner Tim Hovik recognized with ASU Alumni award

By Coty Dolores Miranda Tim Hovik has been an Arizona State University Sun Devil fan since he was a youngster growing up in Washington State and came to campus to visit his two older brothers. Now...