The Arizona Republic, desperate for something to squeeze between the ads as more reporters get laid off, started running a new, syndicated column today by greener-than-thou marketer Danny Seo. Seo's like a cross between Heloise, Martha Stewart and Al Gore -- he wants to save Earth by sma ... More >>
I sort of understand why today would be a good day for restaurants to promote themselves. After you've done your time under a pile of paperwork -- and perhaps coughed up some dough to Uncle Sam -- you could use a free taco from Taco del Mar (print out a tax day freebie coupon from their website) or ... More >>
Phoenix-based property management company Pro Properties, Inc. must pay a $7,500 fine for failing to provide federally required lead-warning statements to renters of at some of its properties. The company's failure to disclose violates the U.S. Residential Lead-Based Paint Hazard Re ... More >>
The county power struggle continues as Maricopa County Supervisors announce plans to retain former County Attorney Rick Romley as a bulwark against current County Attorney Andrew Thomas. Which side are you rooting for? Fabian Cota, head of the Mesa police union, is under inv ... More >>
Jill McCutcheon, executive director of Sedona Recycles, says the current state of recycling is the biggest Catch-22 she's ever seen. The non-profit northern Arizona company's education division did a stellar job convincing state residents to drop off cardboard goods at 13 sites around the Verde Val ... More >>
The right-leaning American for Prosperity group is bringing its Hot Air Tour to Phoenix on Saturday, offering tethered hot air balloon rides and speeches on the huge costs of trying to solve global warming. Tom Jenney, director of the AFP's Arizona chapt ... More >>
Hard to believe we're breathing this soup, isn't it? Apart from that disturbing detail, the brown haze lingering below the summit of 2,704-foot Camelback Mountain looked almost pretty near sunset on Sunday evening. The skyscrapers of downtown can barely be seen through the opaque cloud, but ... More >>
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The real deal
Supersunnyspeedgraphic: The LP
Despite a lot of hoopla at the beginning of Napolitano's administration, environmental protections for kids have not improved much
A Hopi leader fought a lonely battle to stop a mining company from stealing water that helped build Phoenix. He succeeded. Finally
Phoenix's sewer crisis has gone unnoticed by most toilet users, but it's the talk of sewage experts nationwide
Letters from the issue of Thursday, June 9, 2005
When environmentalists attacked, rancher Jim Chilton used the best ammunition he could find -- and it came from his enemy
George Johnson is quickly becoming the most notorious developer in Arizona
All of a sudden, the City of Phoenix wants a chronic polluter to stick around. What gives?
Rick Renzi's hoping people buy his line that an amendment he's sponsoring has nothing to do with his father's defense business
State prison officials wanted tons of deadly asbestos to disappar. So they made the inmates do the job.
The Zuni tribe's plans for Phoenix billboards were abruptly canceled by Clear Channel
The Spike clears up tale of the tortoises and the harebrained
Letters from the week of January 16, 2003
The new governor appears to have double-crossed environmental supporters in choosing some new agency heads.
A water dispute puts both the economy and the environment at risk