Paradise Valley, AZ Other News

Richardson develops 20-hole plan for abandoned Phoenix course

Forrest Richardson has developed a plan for a 20-hole layout on the site of the former Southern Ridge Golf Club in Phoenix, Arizona, which closed in 2018.

Southern Ridge originally opened in 1993 as a 36-hole facility, under the name Cotton Fields Golf Club, with holes designed by PGA player Dan Pohl. Since then, the club has gone through two name changes, to Bougainvillea and then Southern Ridge, was downsized to 18 holes in 2004 and has been renovated by Mike Conner and Dave Beckham.

“It’s sad to see a community ... Read more

SRSS hockey team stuck in Calgary while parents make it to A

The SRSS Sabres Varsity Boys Hockey team is in Calgary while their parents and other family members are in Phoenix, Arizona due to flight cancelations.

The team was supposed to be playing in Arizona this last weekend, parent Dan Zilinski ... Read more

W MI man killed in AZ hot air balloon crash

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — A West Michigan man was one of four people killed in a hot air balloon crash near Phoenix, Arizona, on Sunday.

Around 7:50 a.m., officers with the Eloy Police Department were sent to the desert area just ea ... Read more

Westbound Interstate 10 reopens south of the Valley

PHOENIX — Officials reopened westbound Interstate 10 on Monday after a multi-vehicle crash backed up traffic for miles near Sacaton south of metro Phoenix.

Officials initially suggested alternate routes for travelers, such as State Rou ... Read more

Arizona Hot Air Balloon Crash Leaves 4 Dead, 1 Critically Injured

Four people are dead and one person critically injured after a hot air balloon crashed into a field in south Arizona early Sunday, authorities said.

The balloon was flying near the city of Eloy, roughly 50 miles northwest of Tucson, and had just released eight skydivers when the aircraft mysteriously plummeted to the ground with five people inside, the city’s police chief told reporters on Sunday.

“The skydivers were able to exit the balloon without incident and complete their planned skydiving event,” said Eloy ... Read more

NBA First FG Props – January 16

Some people like to sweat out a bet for 48 hard minutes – others like immediate satisfaction. Count us as being in the latter, which is why we like to get down with NBA first FG props. And we’ve decided to pass that knowledge on to you with our f ... Read more

Federal Highway Administration bans funny signs

PHOENIX — It’s no joke. Humorous and quirky messages on electronic signs will soon disappear from highways and freeways across the country.

The U.S. Federal Highway Administration has given states two years to implement all the chang ... Read more

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HeartFlow is offering a free webinar based on a recent study that measured the ability of the of its roadmap analysis to support CCTA reading efficiency, confidence and reproducibility (SMART-CT).

The presenters are Michael Morris, MD, a ... Read more