Jane Jacobs

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2010

    Chocolate Stout, Jane's Walk, and the Bundt Cake Fairy

    ‚ÄčThere is a fairy godmother at work in Phoenix, and like all fairy godmothers she often works behind the scenes and outside of the spotlight. Yet her presence can be felt by the sparkle she adds to the places she goes, or in this case, by the bundt cakes she brings. For this fairy godmother, w ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 30, 2009

    See Jane Walk

    Urban trek puts community in motion

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2008

    Night Train: Sycamore/Main Street (Stop #28)

    I'm on the nightrain, Bottoms up,I'm on the nightrain, Fill my cup,I'm on the nightrain, Ready to crash and burn, I never learn.-- W. Axl Rose, 1987 "Nightrain," the Guns N' Roses song, is actually about a brand of bum wine that'll get you pissy, punch-your-best-friend d ... More >>

  • News

    December 7, 2006
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    November 30, 2006

    Matt's Big Hassle

    Three years ago, Mayor-elect Phil Gordon promised to make it easier for small businesses to renovate old buildings. But the problems faced by one indie restaurateur show that, if anything, it's harder than ever

  • News

    November 23, 2006

    The Devil Went Down to Phoenix

    . . . will it be any better than downtown Tempe?

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    November 23, 2006

    Tear Down Town

    It's a knock-down, drag-out for the city's soul

  • News

    October 30, 2003

    Speech Therapy

    Richard Florida jump-starts downtown dialogue

  • News

    October 9, 2003


    Letters from the week of October 9, 2003