Thursday, November 10

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State Farm Career Fair 

State Farm plans to add approximately 200+ additional new employees in Tempe this fall. The company will once again host a career fair on Nov. 10, at Sheraton Mesa Hotel at Wrigleyville in Mesa. At a time of year when many employers are seeking seasonal associates, State Farm is offering full and part-time careers for qualified applicants.  There will be on-the-spot interviews for positions in claims, underwriting, sales and customer service. 
 
New Employee Benefits (full & part-time):

  •     Starting pay over$15.50 and higher an hour 
  •     Health Insurance Options 
  •     Tuition Reimbursement (increased to $7,500 annually) 
  •     401(k) and fully funded pension plan 

For more information on State Farm Career Fair visit: https://www.statefarm.com/careers/become-an-employee/career-fairs
 
Thursday, November 10th 10:00 a.m.  4:00 p.m. 
Sheraton Mesa Hotel | 860 N. Riverview Mesa, Arizona

Choice Career Fairs is holding a career fair to give job seekers the opportunity to connect with local employers.

The Career fair will be held on Thursday, November 10 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Mesa Convention Center, 263 N Center Street in Mesa.

  • Some of the employers attending this event include: Bank of America, DISH, Storage West, Vivint Solar and Whataburger.
  • Jobs will be available in Administrative, Banking, Customer Service, Hospitality and Sales.
  • All job seekers are welcome to attend this event to submit resumes, network and meet face-to-face with local hiring managers.

To learn more about this career fair, go to www.ChoiceCareerFairs.com.

Madison Heights Elementary Honors Veterans Day 

The students of Madison Heights Elementary school raise the flag, sings songs, reads poems and honor veterans for Veterans Day. We are there for their patriotic celebration, which began with a march from the Veterans of Foreign Wars. Today's event honors 22 million living veterans, and those no longer with us, who have served our country in the name of liberty and justice. 

For more information, visit: http://www.madisonaz.org/heights-elementary/

New DIY woodworking studio set to open in Gilbert

Capitalizing on the latest decorating trends, Board & Brush is opening a do-it-yourself woodworking studio in the East Valley. Promising to turn even beginners into woodworking masters, visitors can learn to distress and sand their own home decor items.

For more information, visit: www.boardandbrush.com/gilbert/

Board & Brush Creative Studio
538 S. Gilbert Rd.
480-486-6151
Grand Opening: Friday, November 11, 2016

Clever Koi Opening

Central Phoenix's favorite Asian restaurant and craft cocktail bar, the Clever Koi is excited to announce the opening of a second location coming to Gilbert on Friday, November 11. Scheduled to open on November 11 inside a custom-designed space at the SW corner of Gilbert & Vaughn Avenues (384 N. Gilbert Rd., #101, Gilbert, AZ 85234, 480-284-7529) in the heart of Gilbert's historic downtown dining district, this all-new Clever Koi will feature the same menu of modern twists on classic Asian dishes that made the original location a critical and popular favorite, as well as its award-winning cocktail program highlighted by modern mixology and classic tiki drinks. Best of all, the new Clever Koi in Gilbert will serve up dinner daily (the Phoenix location closes on Sundays), as well as daily happy hour. 

For more information, visit: www.thecleverkoi.com

Clever Koi
384 N. Gilbert Rd. #101 
Gilbert, AZ 85234
480-284-7529

Local Love: La Fonda Del Sol

La Fonda Del Sol is a family owned and operated Mexican Restaurant located in the heart of Scottsdale at the South East Corner of Scottsdale Rd and Shea Blvd. Their Grandmother Toni had run the restaurant for 30 years and one thing that she made sure never changed is their authentic Mexican recipes! If you had eaten here 20 years ago and then came back today it would all taste the exact same.  Chefs Armando and Oscar have been with us for over 25 years and truly take a passion in making this food. La Fonda Del Sol has always been known for using only the freshest possible ingredients to ensure top quality Authentic Mexican food.

La Fonda Del Sol Is a family friendly restaurant that will make you fall in love with our welcoming staff and amazing food.

For more information, visit: www.LaFondaDelSolScottsdale.com

La Fonda Del Sol
7223 E Shea Blvd
Scottsdale AZ 85260
480-991-9282

Chiropractic office in the garden: Dave Owens, The Garden Guy

Dave Owens, The Garden Guy tours Dr. Jolene Kuty's chiropractic business which is based around her home garden and four kids. She teaches patients how to integrate healthy living and learn how eating organic, local produce benefits your life inside and out. 

For more information on Kuty Chiropractic visit: http://kutychiropractic.com/

Contact Dave at gardenguy@gardenguy.com, or visit www.gardenguy.com 

Baja 1000 heads back to Ensenada

It's the most grueling, dirty, off road race in the world. Started in 1967, the Baja 1000 heads back to Ensenada November 16-20th. 

For more information, visit: http://score-international.com/baja-1000/

The Harley Davidson Drill Team honors local veterans  

On Friday, Nov 11th Harley Davidson of Scottsdale will offer a free breakfast and live music to all veterans, thanks to Mark and Alexis Breyer, The Husband and Wife Law Team. We get a sneak peek with the Harley Davidson Drill Team who will be performing that morning. 

  • Friday, Nov. 11 from 9 a.m. to Noon
  • 9-10 a.m. Free Breakfast and Live Music with Chuck DeFlorio
  • 10-11 a.m. Guest Speakers Mark Breyer (sponsored by Alexis and Mark Breyer the Husband and Wife Law Team) and Roger Ferland (2014 Outstanding Disabled Veteran of the Year)
  • 11 a.m. Harley-Davidson of Scottsdale Drill Team Performance
  • 11:30 a.m. Raffles
  • (Food served from 9-11:30 a.m.)

Harley-Davidson of Scottsdale
15656 North Hayden Rd. 
Scottsdale, AZ 85260

RSVP:  Seating available for the first 150 Veterans RSVP's to http://www.breyerlaw.com/vip/veterans.html

For more information, visit: http://www.breyerlaw.com/ and HarleyDavidsonotScottsdale http://www.hdofscottsdale.com/

Jewel's Bakery and Café Restaurant owner Julie Moreno, to offer cooking tips and gluten-free recipes for seasons favorite dishes

Julie Moreno, award-winning chef and owner of local neighborhood hangout, Jewel's Bakery and Cafe, has launched her fall cooking series of moderately priced cooking classes in Arcadia. The interactive experience is set to take place one Sunday, each month from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. 
 
Moreno will host her second class on Sunday, November 13th, and will feature gluten-free Thanksgiving options. Guests will learn how to make signature and playful takes on some of the holidays post popular dishes including gravy, cheddar biscuits, stuffing and more.

Individual tickets can be purchased for $60 and couple tickets for $90 at Eventbrite.com. Ticket includes take home recipes. 

For more information, please visit www.jewelsbakeryandcafe.com or call 602-714-5243. 

Jewel's Bakery and Café is located at 4041 E. Thomas Road, and is open from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily.

Gilbert Veterans Day Ceremony 

Celebrate your patriotism, American pride by honoring our veterans! The ceremony features presentation of colors, music by local schools, special guest speakers, food and refreshments, and much more.

The event takes place at the Gilbert Civic Center Lawn.  Patriotic Music starts at 11:00am with the ceremony beginning at 11:30am. 

For more information, visit: https://www.gilbertaz.gov/departments/parks-and-recreation/special-events/veteran-s-day

Gilbert Civic Center Event Site
50 E. Civic Center Drive
Gilbert, Arizona 85296