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Christmas in July at the Ice Den
April Warnecke was live at the Ice Den getting a preview of today's Christmas in July event. The Ice Den is located at 9375 E. Bell Rd in Scottsdale.  For more information go to their website or call 480-585-7465

Save Our Summer Blood Drive
United Blood Services will hold its annual Save Our Summer Blood Drive today from 8am - 1pm at the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, located at 7380 E. Second St.  Call 1-877-UBS-HERO or visit (use sponsor code: SOS)

The 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

Travel Deals from
For more information on today's travel deals, you can contact Rosanne Coloccia at or go to the agency website at

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 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. Sign up for "You've Got Shows!" at for a chance to win free tickets. is a project of the non-profit Alliance for Audience and Matt Lehrman is its Executive Director.

Pets & Fireworks
The Arizona Humane Society's Campus for Compassion is located at 1521 W. Dobbins Rd in Phoenix.  The Sunnyslope location is at 9226 N. 13th Avenue in Phoenix.  For more information go to

Hidden Hot Spot
Pizzeria Bianco is located at Central and Campbell in Phoenix.  For more information go to:

Barbecuing Basics
Hole-in-the-Wall Restaurant is located inside the Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort located at 7677 N. 16th Street in Phoenix.  For more information go to or call 602-977-2626

Dry Rub Seasoning

1/2cup chili powder
1/2 cup Kosher salt
1/4 granulated garlic
1/4 cup granulated onion
1/4 cup black pepper
1/4 cup brown sugar
2 tbsp dry mustard

Hole-in-the-Wall BBQ sauce

6 cups ketchup
1 tbsp liquid smoke
1/2 cup Molasses
1/2 cup brown sugar
2 tsp Cayenne pepper
1 tbsp chili powder
1/2 tbsp granulated garlic or roasted garlic
1/2 tbsp granulated onion or sautéed onion

Combine all ingredients in blender and mix on low for one minute. Refrigerate before serving.