Saturday, March 10, 2012

Exploring The Curandero Trail

The Boyce Thompson Arboretum is the place to learn about Sonoran desert plants and their useful properties - especially on their twice-a-month guided tour interpreting Edible And Medicinal Plants of the Desert the fourth Sunday and again on the second Saturday each month of February, March and April. Visitors can also explore the Curandero Trail on their own.

Jean Groen Plant Walk from San Pedro River Videos on Vimeo.

Related link: Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Melrose on 7th Avenue Street Fair and Classic Car Show

Classic cars will mix with vintage furnishings and clothing, as well as plenty of food and fun linked to modern times, on Saturday, March 3, at the 11th annual Melrose on 7th Avenue Street Fair and Classic Car Show. Be there or be square.

2012 Melrose on 7th Ave Street Fair and Classic Car Show

Phoenix Graffiti Busters

Graffiti is costly and destructive, and sends a message that the community is not concerned about the appearance of its neighborhoods. You can take control of your neighborhood by quickly removing graffiti. Prompt removal reduces the chance of graffiti reappearing and helps maintain a safe, secure and attractive environment.

Graffiti is a crime – to report graffiti vandalism in progress, call 9-1-1.

To report graffiti that you want to see removed, call the Graffiti Busters 24-Hour Removal Hotline at 602-495-7014 or email You also can report graffiti using a free application on your iPhone or Android smartphone (myPhxAZ).

The Phoenix Police Department also has a special graffiti hotline.

If you believe you can provide information leading to the arrest of a graffiti vandal, call 602-262-7327 to make a report. You don't have to give your name or any other identification, and you could receive an award up to $250. For more information on this program visit the Police Graffiti Hotline site.