A funny thing happened in 2013. Both of us -- two curmudgeonly writers who between us have lived in Arizona way closer to 100 years than either would like to admit -- came to a shared conclusion. We like Phoenix. That's funny because for years we've loved to hate this place -- even as we wrote doz ... More >>
Among the FBI's Most Wanted are individuals from Arizona (or with ties to the state) who have evaded authorities for decades in cases involving child porn, the sexual assault and sodomy of children and defrauding the public out of millions of dollars. Suspects featured here are presumed innocent - ... More >>
Lester Gonzalez Cowboy Ciao 7133 E. Stetson Drive Scottsdale See Also: MJ Coe Dishes on the One Thing He Couldn't Eat and the Death of Cupcake Wars This is part one of our interview with Lester Gonzalez, executive chef at Cowboy Ciao. Check back on Tuesday to learn more about one of Scottsdale's ... More >>
Ed Moriarity, Lisa Aubuchon's pro-bono lawyer from Montana, has helped represent celebrity clients from Imelda Marcos to Karen Silkwood.According to his former partner, Gerry Spence, Moriarity was born in a mineshaft.Since his opening statement in the State Bar disciplinary hearings for former Ma ... More >>
Jonathan McNamaraForeigner Night Ranger, Foreigner, and JourneySunday, July 24Ashley Furniture HomeStore PavilionIn all my years attending concerts at this pavilion (under its myriad names), I've never seen traffic like what we waded through before the Foreigner/Journey concert. Cars were still b ... More >>
Erica O'NeilBright red chicken and carne asada-- The Combo Plate from El Pollo Supremo.Tacos may very well be the perfect food, but let's face it, the standard Meximerican fare can get a bit stale after a while. Taco the Town is here to highlight some of the more unusual Mexican finds in the vall ... More >>
David Abie Morales, the bad-ass, lefty blogger of Three Sonorans fame, is calling out Tucson wingnut lip-flapper Jon Justice of 104.1 FM "The Truth," and challenging the rightist moonhowler to a debate.But, um, on neutral ground, of course. Heck, I'll even drive down to Tucson to moderate, if they w ... More >>
Tweakers, straight and gay, are obsessed with sex. The result is that pregnancy and HIV-infection rates among meth-heads are increasing at alarming rates
Steely County Attorney Rick Romley's going, but he's not gone. He'd like to take the governor's office from Janet Napolitano
The past is catching up with the Vietnamese son of a black American soldier
Career brought man in touch with the great and near-great
Octogenarian dancer still on his toes
Black Eyed Peas hope they're luckier in 2001 than they were last year
Lost lease causes labor pains for flamboyant abortionist
Seasoned musician Walt Richardson shares his tasty licks with the neighborhood.
The boxed-set dilemma: When are four CDs too little and three CDs too much respect?
Tempe shutterbug executes celebrity- death-scene knockoffs!
Gray's Anatomy survives stage-to-screen surgery
Refugees from around the world find common ground--and a few good rumbles--in a Valley soccer league of nations
COCKFIGHTING IS ILLEGAL IN 46 STATES. SIXTEEN OF THEM CONSIDER THE PRACTICE A FELONY. IN ARIZONA, IT'S ENTERTAINMENT.
L.A. TRANSPORTATION PLANNER HAS A MEGACOMMUTE-FROM TEMPE