9 days ago | Literary
"This is the best-kept secret," Bill Konigsberg says. The award-winning young-adult author, who recently received both a Stonewall Book Award and a PEN Center USA Award for his YA novel, The Porcupine of Truth, is referring to Your Novel Year...
1 month ago | Classic Rock
One morning last January, my dad called, sad and disgruntled. Sad because news outlets had begun reporting that Glenn Frey, Eagles guitarist, had died at 67, and disgruntled because no one had yet ordered a wreath to be placed on the statue in the...
4 months ago | Fashion
Style creatives, take note. Phoenix General has opened at The Colony in midtown, just north of Missouri Avenue on Seventh Street. Grand opening festivities are planned for Friday, June 17. It's the concept of local retailers Kenny Barrett and Josh...
5 months ago | Shopping
Modern home decor shop For The People just hit the one-month mark in its new retail space at 5102 North Central Avenue. But co-owners Shawn Silberblatt and Chad Campbell say they already feel like part of the community. "We've had a great receptio...
6 months ago | Fashion
When Target announced it was teaming up with Finnish design house Marimekko to launch a collection — available in stores and online April 17 — print junkies rejoiced. Known for its brightly-colored printed fabrics and joyful designs, Marimek...
8 months ago | Literary
Local YA authors Amy K. Nichols and Bill Konigsberg have been announced as spring 2016 writers in residence by the Arizona State Library's Archives & Public Records office. Nichols will serve as writer in residence at the Glendale Public Libra...