Phoenix resident uses freight car to grow leafy greens year-round
Apr07

Phoenix resident uses freight car to grow leafy greens year-round

It’s no secret that farming is difficult in the Valley’s desert climate. The choking summer heat and lack of rain aren’t exactly the most favorable conditions for growing plants. However, one local has found a way to bypass Phoenix’s harsh environment by growing plants in an environment he can control—a freight car. How does it work? Mark Norton of Phoenix wanted to find a way to help people improve their health while also helping the...

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Uber’s teen driving service arrives in Phoenix
Mar27

Uber’s teen driving service arrives in Phoenix

Self-driving cars are no longer the only service that Uber Technologies Inc. is testing out in the Phoenix area. The once 18-and-over San Francisco-based driving company is introducing their new teen driving service to the Valley.  Now people ages 13 to 17 can get a safe and reliable ride with Uber’s teen driving program. Before this service was created, Uber had the long-standing rule that anyone under the age of 18 had to be...

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5 independent Valley restaurants you can support this Thanksgiving
Nov17

5 independent Valley restaurants you can support this Thanksgiving

Image by El Chorro. We know you’re too busy working on your business (or your latest tech masterpiece) to cook a Thanksgiving feast. In fact, you may have been so busy lately that Thanksgiving has slipped your mind. Don’t worry—we have you covered. These five Valley restaurants have planned exquisite Thanksgiving dinners with their own twists, so you can work hard in the morning and then feast with friends and family over a...

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