July 3, 2004. Rock 'n' roll infamy. It's been 10 years since "the punch," and I'd be lying if I told you I hated it. You see, I was in local punk act North Side Kings, and now-legendary Glenn Danzig slayer Danny Marianino was my bandmate in 2004 (and is still my friend today). I was there in Tuba C ... More >>
The last few punk fans staggered out of downtown Las Vegas Tuesday, marking the end of Punk Rock Bowling. It was a fun experience marked by four days of music (including the club shows), pool parties, and a bowling tournament. The weekend went by way too fast, though I'm sure I speak on behalf of mo ... More >>
We'll soon be saying sayonara to 2012, and as media custom would have it, we're taking a look back at the culinary news that inspired us, enraged us, made us hungry or just gave us a good laugh. In the world of food and drink (and frankly, we don't care about much else here at Chow Bella), the most ... More >>
By Ray Stern Two local activists face potential disorderly conduct charges after allegedly holding signs up on August 27 in front of a Scottsdale photo radar van, an incident New Times covered in a recent Valley Fever article. However, police now say a third man at the scene -- the only one who wa ... More >>
Elton Hall (left) at a neo-Nazi BBQ last year; note his pal's affection for the neo-Nazi punk rock band Skrewdriver. Alter kocker anti-immigrant activist Elton Hall, 74, a persistent protester of the Macehualli Work Center and a fixture at other anti-immigrant protests, was struck and injured Satur ... More >>
Getting smuggled into the U.S. is a dangerous game, even when the smuggler's just like family
Samantha Somegustava's boyfriend tells the homicide detective she has a "hard heart." By now, the cop knows what he means
Twelve years ago, Gordon Lederer got away with murder. But he couldn't escape his conscience
Dirt nap time at Ren Fest
Cyber-vigilantes or lynch mob? A citizens' group seduces men into lurid chat with "underage" girls -- and makes them pay.
William Robert knows how many dead kids fit on the head of a pin
Comfort food in the Valley is finger lickin' good
Veteran Phoenix lawyer Gary Peter Klahr fought The Bar and The Bar won
A west Phoenix neighborhood pays the way for activist Donna Neill to gain control. But who gets stuck with the final bill?
Celebrated ASU playwright Guillermo Reyes -- who's Latino and gay -- gives thundering voice to the marginalized
When you've broken the world bench-press record nine times over, you can impress anybody with your strength. Except, perhaps, yourself.
Small businesses continue to flee downtown Tempe. Restaurant Mexico is the latest.
CPS slammed for severing parental rights while doing little to preserve the family
The taxpayers would get soaked and the Arizona Cardinals would get fat at Rio Salado Crossing
Three young African Americans say a security guard singled them out, then ran them off
A ROLLER-SKATING TRANSSEXUAL BECOMES THE VALLEY'S PREMIER SIDEWALK CELEBRITY
AUTHORITIES RECAPTURE AN ESCAPED FELON WHO, FRANKLY,FED THE ATTORNEY GENERAL A LINE
JOSH BURNER BOUGHT A HOME WHERE A WOMAN HAD DIED. NOW SHE'S BACK, AND SHE CLAIMS SHE WAS MURDERED.
WHEN ITS YOUTHS FALTERED IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS, THE TRIBE LOOKED WITHIN
THAT'S HOW RONDA CRACE WAS KNOWN IN PRESCOTT AFTER DRUG COPS INVADED HER HOME. AGAINST ALL ODDS, SHE'S REBUILDING HER REPUTATION
YOU'RE A TATTOOED GIANT ON A HARLEY. YOU'RE A MEMBER OF THE DIRTY DOZEN. YOU'RE TOAST.
WHAT'S IN A NAME? PLENTY, WHEN IT'S THE GIN BLOSSOMS.