The CS Press

Wild west takes over town

Kolton O'Conner, staff writer

November 25, 2019

Around 10,000 people celebrated western culture and style during Wild West Days in Cave Creek November 8 through 10. “The western heritage and horsemanship that is represented in our community is one of the traditions that makes Cave Creek so special,” said Daniel Piacquadio, co-owner of Harold's...

Shoppers explore thrift stores

Devin Dorough, food editor

November 25, 2019

A trend that has started to take off this past couple of years is thrift shopping. Clothes and accessories are a big thing to help us stand out and express ourselves.  Thrift shopping is a fun way people can get more clothing for your style, and stay in a low budget. In Cave Creek, there are many local thrift s...

Experience the wild west

Hayley Smith, staff writer

November 25, 2019

Frontier Town is a popular tourist attraction found in the heart of Cave Creek. The town includes a variety of old food and souvenir shops that makes the town unique. The old western feel and ghost town vibe is a reason why many tourists visit Frontier Town.  “It feels like you’re going back in time...

Youtuber catches fish in Cave Creek

Sharon Goez, staff writer

September 26, 2019

Jon Barzacchini, a famous fisherman in the YouTube community, has gained over 1.1 million subscribers. Barzacchini has returned to Arizona to attempt to catch some Northern Pike, Musky and other fish, in Flagstaff, Lake Pleasant, and Phoenix. Barzacchini is a dedicated fisherman and loves sport fishing....

Does Cave Creek fear the dark?

Max Hancock, staff writer

September 26, 2019

A group of Cave Creek residents are attempting to pass the Dark Skies Act in hopes that light pollution can be reduced and the stars can be seen at night once again. The Dark Skies Act will place regulations on light emissions of businesses and residential areas of Cave Creek. “Light pollution restricts...

The best way to start the day

The best way to start the day

Hope Black, staff writer

November 29, 2018

Oaks Diner and the Grotto are two popular breakfast spots down in Cave Creek. The CS Press visited both restaurants to determine which one has the best food, prices, and service. Oak’s Diner and Flapjacks is a well-known, eatery located in the heart of Cave Creek. Serving breakfast and lunch every ...

New plans for a million dollar build

Raven Ramirez, staff writer

November 29, 2018

Despite the fact that franchises have not historically been allowed in Cave Creek, there are plans to open a Hampton Inn Hotel and a Dutch Bros. These businesses would be the second and third franchises ever allowed to be built in it parameters, next in line to Dairy Queen. Currently, Cave Cre...

Out with the old, in with the old

Out with the old, in with the old

Makenna French, staff writer

November 29, 2018

Thrift stores are ultimate examples of one person’s trash being another ones treasure. Many things can be found in these types of stores, such as designer clothing, handbags, accessories, shoes, furniture and other valuable items. Thrift shops can also hold things that other stores might not ha...

New bureau open for tourists

New bureau open for tourists

Maja Peirce, In-Depth Editor

November 29, 2018

Ready to be pestered with questions, The Tourism Bureau opens its doors to tourists or anyone looking to learn more about things to do within the Cave Creek area. “We have maps and information of the local hiking areas, we have guides to all the local restaurants, almost all the local retail facil...

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