This week we're chatting with Blaise and DJ Aki of The Sushi Room in Chandler. The father-son team has been working together since as long as 18-year-old DJ Aki was old enough to help his dad with his catering business. Yesterday we got the scoop on how this Hawaiian family ended up in the middle of ... More >>
See also: Miriam Hayenga Proves You Can Fight City Hall, After All See also: Don't Even Think About Fighting City Hall Unless You're a Good Old Boy A few years ago, we told you about Miriam Hayenga and her quest for justice over what she says was bungled legal work from prominent zoning attorney Pa ... More >>
Protestors took the Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Gainey Ranch late last week as part of a national campaign by the Unite Here! labor union to protest what it says is the rampant mistreatment of workers employed at Hyatt hotels throughout the country. The labor union's Hyatt Hurts camp ... More >>
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, sampling a few items, and satisfyi ... More >>
No, seriously, especially for PHXs femmes
In the 24-hour news cycle it can be difficult to keep up. We have the solution. Check back on Valley Fever every evening for highlights from each of New Times' blogs. Today's entries: Feathered Bastard:Sheriff Joe's Bigoted Deputies Harass an Activist in Video from September Sweep Up on the ... More >>
Interview between vampires
Life in the great Northwet
Redefining both hacky and sack
Who needs The Real World: Austin? Scottsdale's got its own 3-D version at Mickey's
Zest invites no insults
Downtown Phoenix has always had its high points, but the Civic Center boondoggle isn't one of them
Crave the wave at Caribbean culture fest
Cast against type, Juliette Binoche and Jean Reno get mired in stale formula
To outsiders, the Phoenix Police Department's Special Assignments Unit is meant to be an overwhelming show of force. The inside story is much more powerful.
There's a brand-new Mexican restaurant in town
At least nobody's demanding Geritol or Depends
Developer offers city subsidy if Crowne Plaza ownership will sell
Three men and some babies, or how Phoenix is choosing its next mayor
Methamphetamine labs are springing up all over--in homes, apartments, motels. Who's making sure the toxins left behind are cleaned up? Nobody.
All dressed up? Well, you've got someplace to go. Royal Crown Revue is about to swing through the Valley.