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  • Blogs

    February 26, 2014

    Wendy's Ciabatta Bacon Cheeseburger Makes Drive-Thru (Almost) Upscale

    The Guilty Pleasure: Ciabatta Bacon Cheeseburger Where to Get It: Wendy's, locations Valleywide Price: $4.79 solo, $6.79 combo (your mileage may vary) What it Really Costs: Could be better, could be worse, clocking in at 670 calories. It's long been said that if you want to get better bang for your ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2013

    Burger King's Satisfries: Do They Satisfy?

    The (Sort Of) Guilty Pleasure: Satisfries Where To Get It: Burger King, locations Valleywide Price: $1.49 and up; 20 to 30 cents more than the regular fries depending on size. What It Really Costs: Less damage than your average fry. Don't eat more to compensate. If there's one practically universal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2013

    Wendy Porter's 5 Best Egg Rolls in Metro Phoenix

    The countdown to Best of Phoenix is on. Mark your calendar: This year's issue will be on newsstands September 26. What better way to warm up than by asking some local "experts" to list their own personal bests? This week Petite Maison co-owner Wendy Porter shares where she gets her egg roll fix in P ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2013

    Two New Collections Unearth Arizona's Rock and Roll Past

    Think back on a gig you saw six or seven years ago, and about how much the landscape in our fair city has physically changed since. Now try imagining a gig from 46 or 47 years ago, and how much history has been paved over--then you'll get some idea of the amount of digging Arizona music historian Jo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2013

    KFC's New Original Recipe Boneless Chicken: You Ate the Bones? Really?

    The Guilty Pleasure Food: Original Recipe Boneless Chicken Where to Get It: KFC, locations Valleywide Price: $5 for a two-piece meal What It Really Costs: Sodium bloat and shame. See also: - 9 Favorite Spots for Fried Chicken in Metro Phoenix Advertising executives have a harder time than ever cat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 13, 2012

    Why You Can Shut Up About McRibs and Yoga Mats.

    Last year, food bloggers everywhere had a story that was literally on the tongues of many people in the country: A chemical used in the making of the McRib is also found in yoga mats. This is completely true. Azodicarbonamide is found in the ingredients listings for both the McRib and for soft, foam ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2012

    Glendale Cop Shoots and Kills Man Who Allegedly Drove a Stolen Car at Him

    A Glendale police officer shot and killed a man Saturday after the man drove a stolen car straight at him, police say. Glendale Officer Justin Penrose fired at Kenneth Girardot, 38, after Girardot attempted to drive away from what started as traffic stop, then drove at Penrose, according to police.

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2012

    A Hot Ghetto Mess of Hip-Hop, Art, and B-Boys: The 10-Year Journey of The Blunt Club

    See also: Tempe's Wet Paint Artist Supply to Close in July If Adam Dumper is feeling a little melancholy right now, there's a good reason. This week has a bit of a "best of times/worst of times" vibe for the local hip-hop impresario and street artist, who's better known by his alter ego Dumperfoo. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 26, 2012

    Our 10 Favorite Metro Phoenix Music Venues

    It's a hard pill to swallow, but music venues in the Valley tend to come and go. Fact. Look no further than the closing of The Compound Grill within the past week or last month's nixing of Clubhouse Music Venue for proof. Some live music joints and concert halls have figured out the magic for ... More >>

  • News

    September 8, 2011
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    May 19, 2011

    MIM and New Times Partner To Give Away Surf Pioneer Dick Dale Signature Guitar

    Winner Don Hyde with representatives of The MIM and Fender Musical Instruments ​The Musical Instrument Museum is, simply put, an absolute treasure in Phoenix's collective backyard. The Museum recently became a Smithsonian Affiliate and celebrated their first anniversaryin April. New Times partnere ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 8, 2011

    Why Your Jack in the Box Employee Hates You​The latest installment in that ongoing series you readers love to hate takes us behind the scenes at one of the greasiest spots on earth: Jack in the Box. Take an as-told-to guided tour of the hate with a former JITB employee who spent three formative hig ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2011

    Tempe Gets All-Ages Venue on Mill: The Fixx, Run by Local Zine Publisher Tempe Starving Artist Will Have Concerts, Art, Coffee

    ​The Mill Avenue scene has always been well-lubricated -- more boozy than arty, with happy hour deals and/or long lines of girls in heels, depending on the spot.The Fixx aims to change that. The new all-ages coffee house/venue at 15 E. 7th Street, behind Jack In The Box, will officially open Satur ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2011

    Michael DeMaria of Heirloom, Part Two

    Courtesy of Chef Michael DeMaria​Yesterday, we spoke with 51-year-old Chef Michael DeMaria of Heirloom and M Catering. Today, our chat continues... Even though he's cooked for celebs and can afford to stay in style, DeMaria isn't afraid to rough it in a tent. In his spare time, he's an av ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2010

    Lenard Rubin of The Vig and The Vig Uptown

    Lenard Rubin has a confidence about him that comes from being a two-time James Beard House invitee with 25 years experience as a chef -- most notably with the Ritz-Carlton hotel chain. The guy's background includes an extensive stints in St. Petersburg and Moscow, Russia, Boston, New ... More >>

  • Dining

    March 11, 2010
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    March 19, 2009
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    March 12, 2009

    Are Your Papers in Order?

    The Sanchezes are American citizens who've been in this country longer than Joe Arpaio's family. The Sanchezes are criminally brown.

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2009

    Nova M Meltdown? Randi Rhodes Disappears, and a Note for Friends of Desert Politics

    The brilliant and hella-funny Randi Rhodes, off the air for now. PCP. Peyote. Embalming fluid. Nicaraguan horse dung. See, I'm trying to figure out what the hell's in the water cooler over at Nova M, as owners Anita Drobny and hubby Sheldon point the nose of the plane toward the ground an ... More >>

  • News

    August 2, 2007

    ¡Viva Radio!

    El Break proves there's more to Spanish-language radio than ranchero music

  • Culture

    July 21, 2005

    Bar None

    Candy man Colin Redding chocs it up to experience

  • News

    June 16, 2005

    Thunder Road

    Luciano Arriaga Jr. was born defiant. Falsely arrested by a nerve-frayed cop, he'd sooner take a chance on resuming his 10-year prison sentence than accept a plea bargain

  • Calendar

    February 24, 2005

    Faking the Bank

    Juggling Moët tastes and a Zima budget

  • Culture

    January 20, 2005

    Muscle Bound

    Ab flab? Resolve to dissolve

  • News

    April 8, 2004

    Death of Cool

    As Phoenix considers how to revitalize its downtown, leaders should note how Tempe murdered Mill Avenue's soul

  • News

    March 4, 2004

    The Fast and the Frustrated

    All revved up with no place to go, Valley teens -- and hemi-ed up husbands -- go wild on the streets

  • News

    February 20, 2003

    Permanent Recess

    Teenagers are the worst drivers on the road. So why do schools encourage them to speed recklessly at lunchtime?

  • News

    July 26, 2001

    A Life That Almost Happened

    A Phoenix cop gunned down Alfonso Celaya four months ago. His family still waits for justice, or at least an explanation.

  • Dining

    June 7, 2001

    Meating Adjourned

    P.E.T.A. hates men's guts, loves Jesus. Go figure.

  • News

    February 8, 2001

    Song of David

    Singer-songwriter overcomes addiction, jail, homelessness and psych wards to start a family and pen some of the best songs you've never heard

  • Dining

    May 18, 2000
  • Culture

    April 27, 2000

    Geek love

    The men behind this season's best shows -- and biggest failures -- blame it all on Regis

  • News

    April 6, 2000

    Phoenix or Busted

    The Valley is now the prime way station for ruthless smugglers engaged in the lucrative trafficking of human cargo -- illegal immigrants

  • News

    February 24, 2000

    The Last Man in Cactus

    City zoning rules make it tough for Larry Jany to sell his property and retire

  • News

    February 26, 1998

    Meet the Crusties

    Spanging, squatting and looking for Hot Dog Jesus with Tempe's street kids

  • News

    November 13, 1997

    Jafet Coronado's Good Samaritan

    The nursing assistant was fired for sexual misconduct. But when he was charged with crimes, Samaritan Health System decided he deserved the best defense money could buy.

  • Film

    August 21, 1997

    Bug Tussle

    Flyweight Mimic offers an embarrassment of roaches

  • News

    August 8, 1996

    Vigilance or Vigilantes?

    Gun-toting neighborhood patrol harasses hookers, disturbs druggies--and concerns some decent folk

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    September 9, 1992
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    January 8, 1992
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    January 8, 1992