We spin the globe and search for otherworldly spots to expand our eating horizons around the Valley. The Place: Times Square Neighborhood Italian Restaurant 2602 West Deer Valley Road www.timessquareaz.com
Crooks and Liars Bud Selig: Businessman.There's only one October in baseball, and it's followed by November. The month of December comes afterward. No, we're not re-writing Rebecca Black's drizzling Friday. We're talking about the playoffs, and Major League Baseball's insistence th ... More >>
www.bestsportsphotos.comChris Young: The D-Backs only All Star this season What a wild and interesting past few days for the Arizona Diamondbacks. After manager A.J. Hinch and General Manager Josh Byrnes were given the boot Thursday night, former Dodger Kirk Gibson was named interim manager -- j ... More >>
The Padres' Kevin Kouzmanoff made the D-Backs look all foolish Monday night. The Arizona Diamondbacks' game on Monday night in San Diego against the Padres basically summed up the season thus far for the National League West cellar dwellers: Yielding the big inning to the opponent and questionable ... More >>
Diana Taurasi and company look to return to championship form
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Jim Pederson wants comfy outdoor dining without misters -- something all voters can agree on
Letters from the issue of Thursday, September 15, 2005
Dads' egos can run amok in super-competitive Valley youth baseball, and that's dangerous
One more awful remake strikes out
More icky than mysterious
Gallery gets groovy, baby
Esteban Sauer explains how Preserve A Life suckered so many, including the twits at Primetime Live.
Think your kid could be the next Shea Hillenbrand or Curt Schilling? Hook him up with the major leaguers in metro Phoenix youth baseball.
The serial scold who believes the remedy for life's slips and falls is a lawsuit wants ballot status in Arizona
Can the city's seediest street ever be cleaned up, much less gentrified?
Producer of geniuses Daniel Lanois whips out his pedal-steel and goes it alone on Shine
Mad Props humors Tempe
The cycle of life rolls through the Arizona Diamondbacks
The fans gave up even before the Diamondbacks did.
It's funny business as usual for standup star
A city of people from somewhere else finds a new sense of identity
From the week of May 3, 2001
Paying respects to the man who unwittingly threw me a life raft as a kid
Marketing to kids is a waste of excellent 'Almost Warm and Fuzzy'
AzMFest no holiday in the sun
In the neighborhoods that need them most, youth sports programs feel the pinch of widespread apathy
Twenty years ago-- as gangs began their rise in the valley-shortsighted civic leaders slashed youth programs. Today's troubled kids are still paying the price.
Busk Showalter, the Diamondbacks' workaholic manager, proves that there is crying in baseball.
Comic-book mogul finally makes the big leagues
After a year on the job, U.S. Attorney Jose de Jesus Rivera looks to be in the right place at the right time
Trashman goes for a drunken drive through suburbia
Stadium gives indie baseball mag publisher the boot
A Phoenix league goes to bat for women's baseball
TANYA BECKER WANTED A NICE RENTER FOR HER HOME. SHE WOUND UP WITH A REAL-LIFE "PACIFIC HEIGHTS" TENANT
SUN DEVIL BAND DIRECTOR SPURNS TWIRLERS; HOPEFULS SAY THEY GOT THE SHAFT
THEIR LEAD SINGER IS ONLY 13, BUT THE BLUEBIRDS ARE NO NOVERLTY ACT