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Great Pet Debate
To vote in the great pet debate go to

3rd Annual Diaper Drive for Crisis Nursery
Spooner Physical Therapy is hosting a diaper drive for Crisis Nursery. The goal is to collect 20,000 diapers. There is a diaper drop off 1907 W. Camelback ( at 19th Avenue and Camelback). Look for the big yellow bus. They will be collecting diapers until 2pm. After 2pm you can take the diapers to one of the Spooner Physical Therapy locations. To see the list of locations go to

Free Omelet Day
First Watch is hosting Free Omelet Day on Tuesday, October 9 from 6:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
All omelets on the menu will be free of charge and diners are asked to give a donation to St. Vincent de Paul.
Any Valley First Watch restaurant:

Black Canyon Freeway
9645 N Black Canyon Hwy
Phoenix, AZ 85021

61 W. Thomas Road
Phoenix, AZ 85013

16455 N. Scottsdale Road, #107
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

St. Mary's Food Bank Food Shortage
St. Mary's needs food. There is a shortage since they have had to throw away peanut butter from Trader's Joes due to the recall. 
The food banks need the following items:
 Canned tuna
 Canned soups and pastas
 Canned fruit and vegetables
 Boxes of cereal

You can drop off food at any of the four locations:
Del E. Webb Center
2831 N. 31st Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Phone: (602) 242-FOOD (3663)
Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Knight Transportation Center
3131 W Thomas
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Phone: (602) 242-FOOD (3663)
Hours:  Mon. - Fri. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

University of Phoenix Center
3003 W. Thomas Road
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Phone: (602) 242-FOOD (3663)
Hours:  Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

13050 W. Elm St.
Surprise, AZ 85374
Phone: (602) 242-FOOD (3663)
Hours:  Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

1801 W Rt. 66
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Phone: (928) 779-7066
Hours:  Mon. - Fri. 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Marge Peck, Real Estate Expert
CHOICES for Homeowners Workshops with AZ Department of Housing, AZ Foreclosure Prevention Task Force & CSSPE
Free event:
Oct. 24th from 6pm - 8pm  at Harkins Tempe Market Place
You can register for the event at or call 480. 558.3273 for more information.
Certified Short Sale Property Expert (CSSPE)

Haus Murphy's
Haus Murphy's is located at 5739 West Glendale Avenue in Glendale. You can visit the website at or call (623) 939-2480 for an appointment.
By Brett Hoffman, Chef
Black Forest Veal Rouladen
4 slices ¼ inch thick Veal Butt
 ½ cup  Gorgonzola cheese
1 Granny Smith Apple, pealed and cored
1 bunch Asparagus
4 slices of  Black Forest Ham or smoked Ham
1 cup of beef stock
1 shot of Apple Schnapps
Juice of 1 lemon
Salt and pepper to taste

Tenderize Veal to about 1/8 inch thickness, coat with juice of lemon, salt and pepper.
Blanch Asparagus in boiling salt water for 1 - 2 minutes, then place in ice bath and strain.
Slice apples thin and place in cold water until needed.
Ham should be deli-thin sliced

Lay  Veal out on cutting board. Start with lemon juice, salt and pepper, add Gorgonzola cheese and spread evenly on veal. Add Apples, Ham, Asparagus and roll tightly.

Heat your skillet to very hot, add 2 tbsp oil (your choice) to hot pan and sear all sides and set aside.
Let cool for 5 minutes.
Next place Roulade tightly in baking dish and add ½ cup of Beef stock, 1 shot apple schnapps and water to cover. Bake for 25 to 35 minutes until tender. Remove and drain liquid, but do not discard!
Put liquid in skillet and make pan gravy. Hold Rouladen in oven at 100 degrees until gravy is done, then pour over and serve.

Zethina Cosmetics - Makeup Blunders
Use concealer brush to erase mistakes.
Too much powder? Pat water on face to blend
False eyelash lifting? Keep toothpicks and glue handy
Brighten eyes with visine on a Q-Tip

Zethina Cosmetics  is located at 19420 North 59th Avenue , Suite E-510. Visit the website at or call
(623) 561-6966 for more information.

Register to Vote Online
Register to vote online!
The deadline in Arizona is Tuesday, October 9 for the November 6 general election. To register go to

Cooks Job Fair
There is a job fair  happening Tuesday, October 9th and Wednesday, October 10th at Sky Harbor airport. 15 new restaurants are looking for cooks. The job fair is from 9 a-m to 3 p-m located at terminal 3 on the second floor behind Sbarros. There is a $200 sign on bonus for line, saute and grill cooks!

Free Omelets at First Watch!
You can help out the hungry while getting a delicious breakfast tomorrow.  All omelets on the menu at valley First Watch restaurants will be free.However,  diners are asked to give a donation to Saint Vincent De Paul. The event runs from 6:30 in the morning to 2:30pm Tuesday, October 9th.