HOTLINE: Saturday, Dec. 18

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Christmas Angel Tree program
Brittney Shipp was live at Scottsdale Fashion Square, 7014-590 E. Camelback Road, Scottsdale.
Bring joy to an Arizona child in need this holiday season by taking an angel off the Christmas Angel tree. The Arizona's Family Christmas Angel program, now in its 24th year, is a holiday tradition. This year, The Salvation Army, 3TV and Mix 96.9, with your help, will provide Christmas to more than 48,000 children in need. For more information go to

Dixon Golf - Ball Recycling Event
Dixon Golf, 200 E.5th St. FL 3 Tempe, AZ 85281,, 480 634 6028
Dixon Golf will be holding a recycling event this weekend, December 18-20 at the PGA TOUR Superstore on Shea Blvd and the Loop 101 in Scottsdale. The drive will take place during regular business hours.

Wildlife World Zoo
The Wildlife World Zoo is located at 16501 W. Northern Ave. in Litchfield Park. For more information on all the zoo's exciting attractions and events, call 623-935-WILD or check out their website  For more pet training tips from Dr. Grey Stafford, visit

Holiday Grief & Loss
Evercare Hospice
Web address:
Address: 3141 N. Third Ave.
Phoenix, Ariz. 85013
Phone: 602-749-5900
Pet Therapy Volunteers
For more information about the Pet Therapy program or to volunteer, contact Volunteer Services at (623) 876-5387 or visit

Starlight Children's Foundation and Maracay Homes Toy Drive
Pick up a "star" and return gift to any Maracay Homes community by Sunday, December 19th
NE Valley -  Ashler Hills Estates, Desert Pass at Sonoran Foothills
Southeast Valley - Stonefield Colony, Stonefield Enclave, Whispering Heights
NW Valley - Crescent Views at Sonoran Mt. Ranch
West Valley - Bridlewood Estates, Morada at Palm Valley, Medina at Estrella

Weekend Event Ideas provides a comprehensive calendar of the theater, music, dance, art, festivals and cultural attractions throughout the Valley and around Arizona - along with a Ticket Marketplace that sells last-minute discount tickets. Events featured today: 1) Phoenix Chorale's Home for the Holidays; 2) Francis Smith Cohen's Snow Queen; and 3) Arizona Broadway Theatre's Home for the Holidays.  Go to for a chance to win free tickets. is a project of the non-profit Alliance for Audience and Matt Lehrman is its Executive Director.

Travel Deals
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 Last Minute Shopping Ideas
Arizona Mills
5000 S. Arizona Mills Circle
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 491-9700

Christmas Breakfast Ideas
9832 N. 7th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85020

Dave Owens - The Garden Guy
Dave's books, are sold at  Changing Hands Bookstore, Borders Books, and Barnes & Noble.
Contact Dave at, or visit
Get all your Great Garden Guy Products and Books at these following locations:
Whole Foods Market
Fry's Marketplace Nurseries
SummerWinds Nursery
Ace Hardware
For addresses and maps to any of these locations, visit