Collier Center

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2014

    5 Best Things to Eat and Drink This Weekend in Metro Phoenix

    Taste Talavera: Backwards! Saturday, August 23 This weekend Talavera at the Four Seasons Resort in Scottsdale is breaking your mom's rule about no dessert before dinner. The upcoming installment of the restaurant's Taste Talavera dinner series is called Backwards! and will offer a menu that turns t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2013

    Political Blows Still Flying In District 4 as Justin Johnson, Laura Pastor Enter Final Leg of Race

    Justin Johnson and Laura Pastor, candidates in the Phoenix City Council District 4 race, continued delivering some hefty jabs at each other as early voting got underway on Thursday. Johnson, the son of former Phoenix Mayor Paul Johnson, faces criticism over family properties that are vacant eye so ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2013

    Slice of the City: Downtown Pizza Lounge vs. Brooklyn NYC Pizza

    No downtown is complete without a pizza rivalry. Downtown Phoenix may be lacking some things but this it has -- and it's a juicy beef because Downtown Pizza Lounge and Brooklyn NYC Pizza are located within a stone's throw of one another. Who will win the taste test? See Also: - Gnocchi Knockout: R ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2012

    "Downtown Dan" Majerle Opens Downtown Pizza Lounge

    Get this: Margherita slice.​When a new spot opens in town, we can't wait to check it out -- and let you know our initial impressions. Share a few photos, some menu items. First Taste, as the name implies, is not a full-blown review, but instead a peek inside restaurants that have just opened, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2010

    Phoenix Makes Top 20 in EPA's List of Most Energy-Efficient Cities

    Wikimedia Commons The Collier Center is one of Phoenix's most energy efficient buildings.​ The Environmental Protection Agency released its second annual list of U.S. cities with the most energy-efficient buildings. Phoenix ranked number 20, just ahead of Ogden, Utah, and Charlotte, North ... More >>

  • News

    January 28, 2010
  • Culture

    October 25, 2007
  • Culture

    October 18, 2007
  • News

    October 16, 2003

    Jerry's World

    Jerry Colangelo and his pals have gobbled up the lion’s share of public development dollars. If downtown’s to be saved, City Hall’s got to share the wealth.

  • News

    June 6, 2002

    Needle in the Hayworth

    Congressional hopeful Craig Columbus charts a course for a brave new Arizona.

  • News

    November 9, 2000

    2000 Maniacs

    The hits just keep on coming at Phoenix City Hall

  • News

    August 31, 2000

    Convention Hysteria

    In 1998, the Phoenix Civic Plaza lost $20 million. City officials don't mind. They made up the loss with your tax money, just as they do every year.

  • News

    March 9, 2000

    BOB's a Bust

    Bank One Ballpark was touted as a powerful economic engine for downtown. Data show, however, that BOB has fueled sales mostly for BOB. The meager spillover doesn't bode well for the Arizona Cardinals' stadium aspirations.

  • News

    September 9, 1999

    Suite Deal

    Developer offers city subsidy if Crowne Plaza ownership will sell

  • News

    September 2, 1999

    Skipping to Re-election

    Three men and some babies, or how Phoenix is choosing its next mayor