Once upon a time, there was a city. It was not the largest city, or the smallest. It was not the richest or the poorest. But this city had a reputation, nonetheless. It was known throughout the land as dry and inhospitable -- heated to unimaginable temperatures for several months of the year, ruled ... More >>
Stevie Nicks doesn't live here anymore. Neither does Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine, Dokken's George Lynch, Kerry King of Slayer, former Metallica bassist Jason Newsted, nor Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame inductee Linda Ronstadt. At one time, all of these rock greats may have called Arizona their home, ... More >>
An armed Phoenix man was shot and killed yesterday as he entered an apartment unit he owned after suspecting that someone might be inside.Police found 31-year-old transient Booby Hoover minutes later in front of Cortez High School, not even a half-mile away, walking down the street with his meth, a ... More >>
Jeff Huelster, a teacher at Cortez High School -- and the school's head football coach -- is accused of sex crimes against children, including live-streaming video of his penis over the Internet to a person he thought was a minor.In classic To Catch a Predator style, Huelster met the minor on an "In ... More >>
Billie Maxwell, who recorded the first song in Arizona history in 1929.As we barrel toward the impending Arizona Centennial, we find ourselves contemplating a lot of things. Why would someone settle in this hot-as-bejeebus desert? Who serves the best burrito in the state? Most importantly -- wher ... More >>
The family feud at the Phoenix Fire Department
Crash Street Kids head back to the '70s, with just the beer lights to guide them
She's a ... what?
The Arizona Veterans Service Commission bungles the estates of its incapacitated wards
The Zen life and sad death of local drummer Jon Norwood
Glen Buxton played a crucial role in rock history, but how many people know about it?
Ol' Spider Eyes is back with a new summer tour--but this time, he's left the guillotine at home
The murky case of a store detective, a pair of sunglasses and a hefty teenager