Chandler Local Spotlight: BKD’s Backyard Joint

BKD’s Backyard Joint was created to be a neighborhood gathering place for the residents of Chandler, AZ offering high-quality food, delicious drinks, a variety of entertainment and fun for the whole family. The eatery was opened nearly four years ago by hospitality veterans Brandon Sirochman, Dan…

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Spending Memorial Day Weekend in Chandler, AZ

Memorial Day is celebrated annually on the last Monday in May to honor U.S. military members who’ve died in service. Because it’s a federal holiday, the three-day weekend is also considered the unofficial start of summer with many gathering for picnics and outdoor activities. Here are some ideas to…

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West Chandler Hotels and Activities

Along Interstate 10, West Chandler makes an ideal base for those who want to explore Chandler, Arizona and beyond. Whether you are here for a business trip or looking for an Arizona vacation, West Chandler offers excellent access to award-winning hotels, diverse dining, regional attractions and…

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Choose Chandler Local Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday shopping can be hectic and sometimes a little overwhelming especially when December sneaks up on you! Whether you are doing some shopping for Aunt Sue who is trying to keep warm in Manitoba or picking something up for your favorite Arizona State University student or the perfect Secret Santa…

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Where to Go for Indian Food in Chandler

Indian food is hard to put in a Tiffin box when it comes to describing the complexities of aromatic regional cuisine. While generally spicy and flavorful, its profile depends on the spices, fruits, herbs, and vegetables available. In Chandler, diners can enjoy a range of Indian food perspectives at…

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Chandler Spotlight: d'Vine Gourmet

Small businesses are what make our community unique and drive our economy. And our Chandler businesses depend on the #PowerOfTravel to help them thrive. In honor of National Travel and Tourism Week, we sat down for a Q&A with Denise McCreery, owner of d’Vine Gourmet, a specialty market and go-to for…

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Chandler Local Spotlight: Greenhouse Gardens

Jeannine and Cameron McChesney have always been passionate about gardening. So when the harvest from their home garden exceeded their food needs, the couple took a leap and planted the seed for a new business opportunity. Initially, they bought a house with an empty backyard— the perfect beta site…

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