In December 2012, Dagwood Reed was singing, playing keyboards, and writing songs for his sci-fi-inspired local band, Se7en of Nin9. His romantic partner of nearly 20 years had passed away a year earlier from Addison's disease, but the self-proclaimed most positive person he knows stayed in high spir ... More >>
Image: Facebook Gabrielle Giffords chose to have no security at some of her events, despite past threats Gabrielle Giffords chose to have no security at her Congress on Your Corner events, it's been well-reported by now.No cops were standing by when Jared Loughner opened fire on innocent p ... More >>
David Schweikert back in the day David Schweikert might just have stumbled into politics because it was "too hot outside."That's the story that Lois Fitch just told New Times at Schweikert's campaign headquarters in Scottsdale.Fitch, a former American History teacher at Saguaro High Schoo ... More >>
Two workers at the Raytheon Missile Systems plant in Tucson were treated and released from a local hospital after being exposed to hazardous chemicals. A Raytheon spokesman says workers were handling chemical waste just before noon yesterday when they saw smoke. The fire department responded, but ... More >>
David Spade doesn't forget his roots. The former Valley resident cut a $100,000 check today to fund the purchase of new rifles for the Phoenix Police Department. In a news release, (reprinted below), police say Spade "had been made aware" of a program -- covered in a previous Valley ... More >>
Liz Cohen's infiltrating the lowrider world and calling it art
Welcome to the Cult of Katie Rose. Hope your liver can handle it
Jarret Maupin is the reverend Al's handpicked protégé. Is Phoenix City Hall ready?
Author Neal Pollack returns to the Scottsdale of his existence and teams with Dave Eggers to take on Big Publishing
They threw lavish raves, had endless expense accounts and traveled the world. Then the attorney general crashed the party.
County schools chief Dowling is still a one-woman school board
Pavle Milic untangles his Balkan roots and discovers a cauldron of ancient passion and prejudice
A SCOTTSDALE PARENTS' GROUP WITH TIES TO PAY ROBERTSON IS MAKING SURE THE SEX-ED CURRICULUM DOESN'T GO ALL THE WAY
Smear the victim