50 YEARS OF SHARED HISTORY

by John Flicker, President of Prescott College Education has been a priority for the residents of Prescott for a very long time. One of Prescott’s first public buildings was a log cabin schoolhouse, a replica of which is located on the grounds of Sharlot Hall Museum. As leader of the Congregational Church of Prescott, Dr. … Read More…

ECHOES OF THE WILD WEST

30th annual gathering of cowboy poets set for mid-August by Jim Buchanan, Gathering Chairman The legends of the Old West live on today through tales told long ago around the campfire. Through written prose and spoken word, bringing that uniquely Western experience to life is the mission of the Arizona Cowboy Poets Gathering. That’s why … Read More…

WHAT MAKES GREAT PIZZA?

by Keith Mantegna, Owner, Two Mamas Gourmet Pizzeria Prescott LIVING: In your opinion, what’s the “secret” to a good pizza? Is it in the dough, the cheese, the sauce itself…or maybe something else entirely? Mantegna: Quality, fresh ingredients plus homemade ingredients, such as sauces and dough. You need the timely prepping of toppings and the … Read More…

NASA INVITATION HAS YC STUDENT SHOOTING FOR THE STARS

by Jennifer McCormack, Marketing Coordinator, Yavapai College Lori McDonald has been content for years to work in a variety of different professions while investigating careers that were a better fit for her interests and intellect. But the 42-year-old Yavapai College (YC) student is ready to let her wandering spirit rest to focus on finishing something … Read More…

YAVAPAI COLLEGE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

Magic, marriage and music lead the way this fall by M.J. Grady, Marketing Specialist, Yavapai College Get ready for big bands, belly laughs and sights that defy description. This fall, Yavapai College Performing Arts Center offers a little bit of each to launch its 2017-18 season. Couples – young and old – as well as … Read More…

SWC WINES MEDAL IN TASTING COMPETITION

by Tim Diesch, Marketing Specialist, Yavapai College Yavapai College’s Southwest Wine Center (SWC) at the Clarkdale campus won a gold medal for Best Sauvignon Blanc at The Arizona Republic’s Arizona Grand Wine Festival in Phoenix in January. Wines made by students at the SWC won five additional awards, including a bronze medal for Petite Sirah, … Read More…

10 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT THE NORTHERN ARIZONA SUNS

The Northern Arizona Suns is a professional basketball team in the NBA Development League. They are the exclusive affiliate with the Phoenix Suns, and play at the Prescott Valley Event Center. NAZ Suns players are just a step away from playing in the NBA, vying to improve and showcase their skills, trying to get called … Read More…