Don't let the fact that Halloween falls on a Wednesday night deter you from going out and painting the town (blood) red. Groan. Okay, we know that was bad, but really -- Wednesday night in greater Phoenix promises sonic thrills out of the ordinary. Read on for our favorite picks, including some stel ... More >>
Richard Dawson, the acerbic, but playful host of "Family Feud" for so many years, died yesterday at the age of 79.My connection to Mr. Dawson was this: He was best buddies with Bob Crane, star of the prisoner-of-war sitcom "Hogan's Heroes," on which Dawson played mouthy sidekick Cpl. Peter Newkirk.
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All holidays have their plusses (even the ones with dubious -- though not syphilitic, as it turns out -- origins, like today, Columbus Day) but for my money, there's no holiday quite as much fun as Halloween. Each year I try to scare up a special mix of spooky tunes (previous inclusions include T ... More >>
AFTER DECADES OF DECLINE AND A REAL ESTATE BUST, TERRY GODDARD AND
OTHER RESIDENTS OF THE ROOSEVELT NEIGHBORHOOD ARE REKINDLING VISIONS OF GRANDEUR. HOWEVER, THERE IS NO ROOM IN THE VISION FOR THE INNER CITY'S BEST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL.