HOTLINE: Wednesday, Oct. 21

Posted: Updated: Open
The Open will be played Oct. 21-25 at Grayhawk Golf Club's Raptor Course and the tournament will be televised all four days on The Golf Channel. For more information, go to or find them on Facebook at

Kristi Yamaguchi & Friends
Kristi Yamaguchi & Friends takes place Friday, Oct. 23, 7 p.m., at US Airways Center. For tickets go to the US Airways Center Box Office or visit

Local Pilot Searches for Amelia Earhart
For more information, visit the Web site for The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery at

Queen of Clean -- Irons and Ironing Boards
For more information, visit

Fido's Finest -- Dog-friendly Resorts and Parks
Brigette Maxwell will be judging a Howl-Oween Pet Costume Contest and signing copies of her books on Saturday, Oct. 31, starting at 11 a.m. at Borders Book Store, Biltmore Fashion Park. Pre-register your pooch now at that Borders location or the morning of the contest from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. All pets must be registered prior to the event. For more information, visit

"Grease" -- Taylor Hicks
"Grease" is at Dodge Theatre Oct. 20-25. For tickets or more information, call 1-877-598-6671 or visit

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

Eight Cities With the Ugliest Guys
For a list of the cities and why they made the list, visit