Black Sabbath -- that is, Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi, and Geezer Butler, for the moment -- have been teasing a summer tour of North America for weeks, and when they finally announced the full tour on Thursday it came with an August 30 performance in Phoenix, at US Airways Center. The tour celebrates ... More >>
Finish off that Burrito Ultimo® and take one long, last look at that salsa bar, folks. Baja Fresh is closing up shop in the Valley.
- CLOSED: Poblano in Central Phoenix
- CLOSED: Cafe Posada in Gilbert
Today is the last day of operation for all five Valley locations of the quick-casual ... More >>
Robert Fischer, the California divorce lawyer accused of murdering his stepdaughter's husband in Queen Creek in 2010 and staging it as a suicide, pleaded not guilty today.Fischer -- not to be confused with the Scottsdale man of a similar name who blew up his family -- is accused of shooting and kill ... More >>
A 2010 "suicide" in Queen Creek has now been determined to have been a staged suicide, and Orange County, California divorce lawyer Robert Fischer is the one accused of doing the killing.Fischer -- not to be confused with the Scottsdale man of a similar name who blew up his family -- is accused of s ... More >>
Gustavo Arellano, the scribe behind the syndicated column ¡Ask a Mexican! (and also editor-in-chief of New Times' sister paper, OC Weekly), is on a quest to find out just how Mexican food got to be el norte's most American one. He's explored the Aztecs' contribution to world cuisine, the latest str ... More >>
When I interviewed Stephen Steinbrink and Christian Filardo for this a column in this week's paper about Kickstarter, I had no idea that they had teamed up for Condensed Nothing, a new cassette from Steinbrink issued on Filardo's Holy Page Records label.
Drawing on recordings made between December ... More >>
A husband and wife in each sustained numerous stab wounds during a domestic dispute in Avondale yesterday. When police arrived on the scene, they heard screaming and a woman crying for help from inside the house. They forced entry and found the wife with numerous stab wounds on her body. The ... More >>
East Valley Tribune food critic Jess Harter's Twitter post an hour ago was quite a stunner:
"EV Trib had another massive round of layoffs this morning, including yours truly. My final day will be when sale is finalized next week."
The layoffs followed yesterday's announcement that the newspaper's sa ... More >>