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Corona (New York)

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2014

    Chino Bandido in Chandler: Happy Hour Report Card

    The Spot: Chino Bandido 1825 W Chandler Blvd, Chandler http://www.chinobandido.com/ The Hours: Happy hour at the Chandler location is from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. daily. See also: 10 Freebies and Other Restaurant Deals in Metro Phoenix

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2014

    5 Best Places to Eat and Drink This Week in Metro Phoenix

    The Pie Hole Tuesday, August 26 Believe it or not, Tonya Saidi's new brick and mortar pie shop is already up and running and ready to go. On Tuesday, the new The Pie Hole will open its doors at 2329 North 7th Street. Siadi says the espresso machine will be ready to go so she'll be serving both cof ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2014

    ADOT Tested Systems to Detect Wrong-Way Drivers Last Year

    Seven people have been killed by wrong-way drivers on highways around Phoenix over the last week, and highway-safety officials held an "emergency meeting" to discuss the issue.While there's no one solution to the problem, it was just last year that the Arizona Department of Transportation tested out ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2014

    Raul Silva Corona Identified as Wrong-Way Driver Who Killed Mesa Police Officer

    The Maricopa County medical examiner identified Raul Silva Corona as the wrong-way driver who hit Mesa Police Officer Brandon Mendoza early yesterday morning, killing both of them.People had reported to police that a driver was going the wrong way on Loop 101 near Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard in nor ... More >>

  • Culture

    May 1, 2014
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    April 20, 2014

    Kids Drugs = The Coachella Experience

    Oakland resident Kimchi Truong was 24. She passed out on the Coachella grounds last weekend, likely due to an overdose. Her death, Thursday, was shocking. But what's really shocking is that this kind of thing doesn't happen more often.  This story is about very young people doing a s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2013

    Goose Island Lolita and Her Sour Sisters

    Beer: Lolita Brewery: Goose Island Beer Co. Style: American Wild Ale ABV: 9 percent "We live not only in a world of thoughts, but also in a world of things. Words without experience are meaningless." ― Vladimir Nabokov, Lolita Eloquent, no? It's not often I get to quote literature in this spa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2013

    The Chipotle Patron Margarita: You Get What You Pay For

    Did I just spy a cocktail shaker behind the cashier at my local Chipotle? Why, yes, I did. Chipotle has rolled out a new Patron Margarita, a margarita "so good, you'll forget you're drinking from a plastic cup." Their words, not mine. I just had to see that shaker in action and find out more about ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 24, 2013

    Cigar City Jai Alai: Take It in the Can

    Beer: Jai Alai Brewery: Cigar City Brewing Co. Style: American IPA ABV: 7.5 percent The journey from brew kettle to drinking vessel is long and hard, and not all beer gets there in perfect condition. To taste right, a beer must battle many foes along the way: diacetyl, a yeast compound that tastes ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2013

    3 Tips for Avoiding Beer Tragedies of the Mexican Variety

    Not every day in Minervaland is filled with sweet young coconuts stuffed with tender seafood, juicy marinated papaya, and frosty cold cans of Tecate just itching to pop open and receive a finishing touch of salt and a lime squeeze. Tecate, that refreshing, totally drinkable, and, yes, unremarkable M ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2012

    Bad Mother Cluckers: Cheap 'n' Tasty Chicken and Two-Buck Beer for Cash-Strapped ASU Students

    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, and dish about 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, sampling a few item ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2012

    Los Olivos Mexican Patio: Happy Hour Report Card

    The Spot: Los Olivos Mexican Patio, 7328 East Second Street, Scottsdale, 480-946-2256. www.losolivosrestaurants.com (Second location: Los Olivos Norte, 15544 North Pima Road, Scottsdale, 480-596-9787) The Hours: Old Town location: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday; 11 a.m to 11 p.m. Friday ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2012

    Former Oregano's Execs Open Rehab Burger Therapy in Old Town

    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, and dish about 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, sampling a few item ... More >>

  • Culture

    May 3, 2012
  • Culture

    April 26, 2012
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    April 24, 2012

    Should We Feel Bad About '90s Nostalgia? A Few Words In Defense of the Summerland Tour

    See also: Throwback Thursday: Everclear The announcement of the Summerland Tour (an a la carte delight of prominent '90s soul-patch rock bands Everclear, Sugar Ray, Lit,The Gin Blossoms, and Marcy Playground) has me thinking hard about nostalgia. I learned of the tour's Phoenix date, July 3 at Come ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2012

    Tamale Dinner at Corona Ranch Tonight Benefits Friendly House

    If you have a hankering for some Mexican food and don't already have plans tonight, might we suggest tamales and a show in South Phoenix. The 77th Annual Friendly House Tamale Dinner is tonight from 5 to 9 at Corona Ranch Rodeo Grounds.

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2012

    Where to Eat and Drink Near Goodyear Ballpark

    ​ Cleveland Indians and the Cincinnati Reds: Goodyear Ballpark All week long we're sharing suggestions of where to find breakfast, lunch, dinner and drinks near each spring training stadium. Have a favorite spot baseball fans should hit? Leave it in the comments. Ohio is one of those Midwestern ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2012

    Six Sweets for Super Bowl Sunday

    ​If you're planning a party for the big game this Sunday, we figure you've already got the basic four food groups -- chicken wings, chips, dip, and beer -- covered. But what about the sweets? It's not a party unless there's cake, right? And if you're not throwing the party but you have plans to t ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 17, 2011
  • Culture

    May 5, 2011
  • Blogs

    May 4, 2011

    Top Five Things White People Do to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo

    ​For white people in America, May 5, Cinco de Mayo is more than an unofficial national holiday honoring the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862, in which Mexican defenders drove back an invading army from France. It's an excuse to party (fiesta!) and get in touch with their inner Mexican -- and it's m ... More >>

  • Culture

    April 28, 2011
  • Blogs

    February 7, 2011

    Calexico, Super Bowl XLV, The Twelves, Interpol, The Bird's Nest, Dual Duel, Daniel Bernard, and First Friday Over the Weekend

    ​Calexico at Corona Ranch ​Someone at Corona Ranch realized it was after 11 p.m. Someone knew the band had been playing for damn-near two-hours. Someone wanted to punch their time-card and go home, not caring to hear a truly stellar Southwesternized version of "Tomorrow Never Knows," which y ... More >>

  • Music

    February 3, 2011
  • Blogs

    February 3, 2011

    Dawn Jameson, Calexico, Interpol, Soundcheck and More In This Week's Issue

    ​In this week's big feature, Nicki Escudero looks at the burgeoning career of North Scottsdale crooner Dawn Jameson -- examining whether she's just another no-talent slutwave star along the lines of Ke$ha or if she's got talent to match her looks. Whether you agree she's got the goods or not (you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2011

    Calexico's Joey Burns on Giffords, Upcoming Show at Corona Ranch

    Joey Burns (left) is a big fan of Gabby Giffords. Giffords, in turn, is a big fan of his band, Calexico.​In 2008, Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords was given the chance to choose the "wake- up" music to roust her astronaut husband, Mark Kelly, and the rest of the crew slumbering above Earth a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2011

    Roundup of Music-Related Gabrielle Giffords Stories

    Joey Burns of Calexico is a friend of Gabby Giffords.​If you're a loyal reader of all the New Times blogs you may have spotted a few familiar bylines over on our news blog, Valley Fever.All our coverage related to the tragic shooting in Tucson is there for convenience sake, but in case you missed ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2010

    Cafe: Canteen Modern Tequila

    ​Looking for a dining location on Mill that doesn't involve drug references or gummy bears? We may have the place for you. Food Critic Michele Laudig on Canteen Modern Tequila: I'm still dreaming of those tacos. Served upright in zigzagged metal trays, heaped with shredded cabbage, crumble ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2010

    Fat Cat Dinner, Fiesta Fridays and Banana Pops in Today's Eater's Digest

    www.simplebites.net​Hungry for for your early morning serving of food news, with no preservatives or additives?Fat Cat Wine DinnerMake your reservations now for your chance to join Fat Cat Restaurant and Lounge in downtown Chandler for their Wines of Argentina Dinner tomorrow, June 10th. The ... More >>

  • Culture

    April 29, 2010
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    April 22, 2010
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    January 21, 2010

    America's Most Wanted Fugitive Busted Trying to Cross Border Near Nogales; Suspected of Murdering Woman in 2003

    ​A Mexican national suspected of murdering a woman in 2003 was busted by U.S. Border Patrol agents near Nogales.Guzman Badilla-Corona, 28, better known in the crystal-meth community as "Indio," was trying to cross back into the United States from Mexico when he got picked up by borde ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2010

    Restaurant Roll Call for 2009

    Nine 05 brought Asian noodles and more to downtown Phoenix in 2009.​Bittersweet seems to be the best way to sum up the Valley restaurant scene for 2009 -- sweet that more than 100 restaurants opened in the midst of a very rough recession, but bitter that more than twice as many places shut t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2009

    Zipps Sports Grill Replaces Corona Cantina

    ​Is this lucky seven? The seventh location of Zipps Sports Grill just opened on Tuesday at 3647 E. Indian School Rd., in the space very briefly occupied by Corona Cantina. For sports fans, this means 27 flat screen TVs for watching the game. For everyone else, it's just good burgers, wings, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2009

    Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Style

    Stuff some cab money in your pocket, grab your dorkiest sombrero, and get ready to suck down some cerveza. It's Cinco de Mayo and the tequila's gonna be flowing like water today at bars, restaurants, and drinkeries throughout the Valley. Looking for a place to party? Click here to persue our annual ... More >>

  • Culture

    April 30, 2009
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    April 7, 2009

    Corona High School Bomb Threat Suspects Charged With Felonies

    Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas is throwing the book at two 18-year-old girls who made bomb threats at their Tempe high school, Corona Del Sol. Laurin Godson (mugshot on the left) and Lauren Tamburrelli (on the right) were charged by Thomas' office late last month for hoaxing a terr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2009

    New Restaurant Round-up

    So many new restaurants, so little time. But hey, at least I'm trying to keep track of them for you. Here's a quick cheat sheet on new spots that have opened recently. In Phoenix, there's Postino Central, Moira Sushi, Scramble, Corona Cantina, Barrio Cantina & Grill, Saito's Japanese Steakhouse, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2009

    New in Phoenix: Corona Cantina

    True to its name, the brand-new Corona Cantina on Indian School has a full bar, and slings the drinks 'til 2 a.m. daily. But it's a restaurant, too. The Mexican-inspired menu features everything from chimichangas, enchiladas, tacos, and tortilla soup, to burgers, bruschetta, wings, and salads. ... More >>

  • Music

    February 26, 2009
  • Dining

    May 10, 2007

    Pink Slip

    Um, forgettable

  • Dining

    August 5, 2004

    Near-Perfect Padre

    "Go on a Thursday, Friday or Saturday night, you'll think you've crashed someone else's swell shindig."

  • Best of Phoenix

    September 20, 2001

    Best Caterer

    Continental Catering

  • Best of Phoenix

    September 20, 2001
  • Best of Phoenix

    September 21, 2000

    Best Casual Southwestern Restaurant

    Coyote Grill
    7077 East Bell, Scottsdale
    480-922-8424

  • News

    February 11, 1999

    For Reasons Unknown

    Dana Wells' family and friends believe his death was no accident. The truth might have died with him.

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    December 3, 1998
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    July 9, 1998
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    September 29, 1994

    SWEET LARIAT

    CHARRERIA, HACIENDA-BRED RODEO, IS THREATENED FROM WITHOUT BY ANIMAL-RIGHTS ACTIVISTS AND FROM WITHIN BY SHORTSIGHTED LEADERSHIP. FRED CHAVEZ KNOWS THAT IF THE GRAND SPORT OF MEXICAN NOBILITY IS TO SURVIVE, IT MUST CHANGE.

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