Things to do in neighboring Mesa

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Queen Creek has the Queen Creek Olive Mill and Schnepf Farms, while Gilbert's Agritopia and Florence's Windmill Winery are also part of Arizona's Fresh Foodie Trail, dedicated to farming and promoting healthy living in a fun environment.

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— Darla Hoffmann

The Taste of Italy: North Valley favorite moving into Mesa

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When spouses Federico Venturini and Viola Tagliaferri immigrated from Umbria, Italy, to Arizona over half a decade ago, they came in pursuit of the American dream. The couple are now expanding their business, Pizzicata, to Mesa near Painted Mountain Golf Resort. It’ll open in late October.

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— Alex Gallagher

Pizzicata brings authentic Napoli pizza & pinsa to northeast Mesa

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Pizzicata, a small, family-owned pizzeria in Carefree, has launched a second location at Painted Mountain Golf Course on the northeast corner of Recker and McKellips in northeast Mesa.

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— Jess Harter