Planning an Epic Guys' Trip in Chandler

By Michelle Jacoby Contrary to popular belief, guys’ getaways can be more than just your typical bachelor party. A guys weekend or “mancation” in the Southwest is the perfect way to reconnect with old friends, bond with good buddies, and explore new experiences. If you’re planning a fun getaway for…

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Feel Good Friday - Week 5

The team was at it again for another #FeelGoodFriday excursion on July 31 st . The #iChooseChandler team greeted Chandler shoppers departing Merchant Square Antique Marketplace, Arizona’s largest antique mall located in Uptown Chandler. The Chandler shoppers received free gift cards from the team…

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Plan the Perfect Girls Weekend in Chandler

By Michelle Jacoby There’s no better way to bond with your besties than with a girls weekend getaway. No significant others distracting you, no kids clamoring for your attention—just you and your friends enjoying some much-needed girl time. Whether you’re planning a bachelorette party, participating…

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Chandler's Best Chicken Wings

Chicken wings have become a favorite amongst sports fans and a staple at many Chandler sports bars and restaurants. If you’ve ever needed an excuse to eat chicken wings all day, this is it. July 29 th is National Chicken Wing Day, and there’s no better way to celebrate this finger lickin’ good food…

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Feel Good Friday - Week 4

After a short break...we are back with another #FeelGoodFriday adventure! This time, the #iChooseChandler team gave away gift cards to lucky shoppers at the PGA TOUR Superstore in Uptown Chandler on July 24 th . Chandler City Councilmember Terry Roe joined the crew to chat (at a distance) and get to…

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Chandler Local Bite Spotlight: The Hidden House

By Sally J. Clasen Its cheeky name might suggest The Hidden House is off the beaten path. But the 1939 cottage turned restaurant in historic Downtown Chandler is no longer a mystery. Launched in August by restaurateurs Gavin Jacobs, and Jackie and Elliott Hall—the team behind The Brickyard—The…

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Local Spotlight: Arizona Mead Company

By Sally J. Clasen When Cody Brown opened Arizona Mead Company in Chandler five years ago, most people didn’t know much about the sweet alcoholic beverage with a rich and colorful history. At the time, he worked with a man who was making mead at home and decided to start his own business on the…

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Chandler Local Spotlight: DNA Chocolate

By Sally J. Clasen If there is a blueprint for making scrumptious handmade confections, then DNA Chocolate has cracked the culinary code. Denae Hostetler, who owns DNA Chocolate, discovered her love for the art of chocolate-making from her mom who had worked in a fudge shop in Illinois, and later…

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