HOTLINE: Wednesday, Sept. 30

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Tom Simplot, Phoenix Vice Mayor/Metro Board Chair -- Rail Ride Event Program
The Rail Ride Event Program will recognize any US Airways Center event ticket as valid light rail fare on the day of the event for four hours prior to the start of the event through the end of the transit day. The program will begin tomorrow and run through Sept. 30, 2010.

Carrie Schnepf, Schnepf Farms -- Pumpkin & Chili Party
The Pumpkin & Chili Party will be open Thursday through Sunday every week in October, starting on Thursday, Oct. 1, and ending on Saturday, Oct. 31. Admission is $14 per person, and discount tickets ($12) can be purchased at any Fry's store. Children age 2 and younger are admitted free. Admission does not include food, pumpkins and the train ride. For more information, visit the Schnepf Farms Web site at

Elliott Pollack -- CEO of Pollack and Company -- Economic Outlook 2010
The Economic Outlook 2010 will be held in the Frank Lloyd Wright Ballroom at the Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa, 2400 E. Missouri Ave., in Phoenix. For more information, log onto Tickets for chamber members are $65 and $75 for non-members.

Jake Wilhite, Operations & Maintenance Supervisor, Solid Waste Management Dept., Maricopa County -- Take It to the Dump
For a complete list of locations, hours and details on items that can/cannot be dumped, go to or call 602-506-DUMP.

Mark Walerstein, -- Bridal Tips for Men
For more information, log onto or call 480-633-0890.

Tanya Marchiol, Phoenix Fashion Week & Ricky Gonzalez, Designer -- Phoenix Fashion Week
For more information, visit For more information on Designer Ricky Gonzalez, log onto

Cappie Pondexter, Phoenix Mercury -- Championship
For more information, visit

Chris Akard - Akard Fitness Group
Akard Personal Fitness Studio is in Scottsdale at 28 N Wells Fargo Avenue, Ste 4.  For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 480-941-0211. You can get animated training tips at

Morton's The Steakhouse
Located at 2501 East Camelback, Phoenix,  AZ  85016, Phone:  602-955-9577, Also at 15233 N. Kierland Boulevard, Scottsdale, AZ 85254, Phone: 480-368-5416,

Body Sculpting -- Zerona Treatment
For more information, call Mark Meyers, M.D., at 480-609-4853.