There are big plans in the works for downtown Tempe, but with the changes come a few closures. Late last year, the city lost the Chili's restaurant that had been open on the southeast corner of Mill Avenue and University Drive since 1989. And now some more classics are on the way out. College stu ... More >>
The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office carried out its 76th and 77th "criminal employment" operations this week, and the results were unspectacular.The result of the 76th operation: One guy arrested at a Chili's restaurant in Mesa.
Makeshift memorials for Austin Del Castillo are set up at the corner of Mill Avenue and University Drive in Tempe, where Del Castillo was shot by Tempe police earlier this month."Don't believe what the news says[,] the police definitely have a choice," read signs posted at that corner.After a week i ... More >>
Austin Del Castillo, the man shot by Tempe cops on Mill Avenue last week, died yesterday.A police spokesman said Del Castillo, 36, was shot in front of the Chili's restaurant at Mill Avenue and University Drive -- a stone's throw from the edge of the Arizona State University campus -- on the morning ... More >>
A new grand jury convened by Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas has indicted Mary Rose Wilcox on 42 criminal counts after problems were alleged in the first go-round. Thomas' office released news of the grand jury's finding this afternoon. Not only did a second grand jury managed to ... More >>
Give Back Nights are simple, easy ways for any group to earn a buck--simply tell people to eat at Chili's on a specific night, and when they bring in a flyer promoting the night, that group gets 10 percent of the table's profits.
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