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  • 2010 - Arizona Press Club Awards, published October 22, 2009

    "Just Beadit"

  • 2010 - Arizona Press Club Awards, published July 16, 2009

    "The Tweet is On"

  • 2010 - Arizona Press Club Awards, published March 5, 2009

    "Robotic Charm"

  • 2008 - Arizona Press Club Awards, published February 8, 2007

    "Cause Celeb"

2011 Stories by Lilia Menconi

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  • Bead All About It

    published January 20, 2011

    Local bead nuts (yes, they exist) consider themselves lucky. Of all the beaders in the world (we're serious, people love beading), the ones in... More >>

  • Princess Bride

    published January 20, 2011

    It takes a lot of courage for a single guy to approach a pretty lady in public. Even a polite rejection of the advance can spook a dude from... More >>

  • Tiny Tin

    published January 20, 2011

    Twenty-two days into 2011. So, uh, how are those resolutions coming along, eh? Hmmm? Why so quiet? Hey, it's cool. You still... More >>

  • Glyph-Hanger

    published January 13, 2011

    You know, it's not every day that one gets to see a 7,000-year-old piece of art. The Mona Lisa is only 500 years old. King Tut's tomb... More >>

  • Dump the Dive

    published January 13, 2011

    We all love a good dance night. And, we admit that we have a soft spot for dive bars. But mixing the two on a weekly basis can get a little... More >>

  • Tool Me Once

    published January 13, 2011

    Stanley Kubrick had it right. In 2001: A Space Odyssey, he showed that the dawn of man occurred when a bunch of ape-like creatures... More >>

  • Best Trends Forever

    published January 6, 2011

    What kind of look have you been going for these days? Are you still hot on the ladylike trend? Or have the nautical stripes dominated your... More >>

  • Solid Gold

    published January 6, 2011

    We try to be ultra hip here at New Times. While our staff likes to portray our cooly-cool side, we can also appreciate some good... More >>

  • Passion Forward

    published January 6, 2011

    Take a few Caucasian Americans with mutt-like Euro lineage and put them on the dance floor. Can you picture it? Keep the image in your mind.... More >>

  • Thrilling Me Softly

    published January 6, 2011

    Say “vintage” to a hipster and you’ll see the same reaction as if you were to say “walk” to a dog. Hip kids will perk... More >>

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