A new Kokopelli Fresh Mexican Grill will open at 4015 S. Arizona Ave in Chandler on Dec. 9. Kokopelli was founded in Phoenix in 1997 and serves Sonoran style Mexican food.
Shoppers at Desert Ridge Marketplace, north of Loop 101 on Tatum Boulevard in Scottsdale, can now hop online for free.
Mall offi cials started offering free wireless Internet service throughout the center in October.
Customers with laptop computers, PDA’s or Blackberries with wireless capability can use the service.
Scottsdale Bead Supply has opened a new 5,000 squarefoot showroom at 3625 N. Marshall Way in Scottsdale.
The fi rm, which started in 1993, sells gemstones, precious metals and other supplies for jewelry-making.
A new restaurant called Taylor’s @ Scottsdale Airport opened at 15000 N. Airport Drive.
The eatery, near Greenway and Scottsdale Roads, hosts bands.
Also, the restaurant serves food with a Southwestern edge featuring names like “Asparagus Soup,” “Firecracker Shrimp. Prices range between $6.50 and $10 per entree.
Santos Lounge, featuring wines and boutique tequilas, opened at 4121 N. Marshall Way in Scottsdale.
The bar, which opened in September, is operated by the same family that owns Frank & Lupe’s Old Mexican restaurant at the corner of Indian School Road and Marshall Way.