Look away! Look away! Every day, I cringe. Every day, I gag. Every day on Pinterest is another opportunity to witness atrocious food pins, indications that our society is crumbling around its very foundation. True, I've scored some great ideas and recipes on the site, but more times than not, I ... More >>
Spencer, on easy street at PLEA till retirement...If you're wondering why you haven't seen media hog Mark Spencer flapping his lips on TV in a while, it's because Spencer is no longer president of the Phoenix Law Enforcement Association, the union that represents rank and file Phoenix cops.His ... More >>
James Wren Former Phoenix police officer James Wren was sentenced to 1.5 years in prison today for ripping off drug dealers while on the job. Valley Fever reported details of the crimes after Wren was busted in June. The officer, who's dad was also a cop, and an accomplice had conspired ... More >>
KPHONice tryA Valley painter apparently thought he'd try to cash in on the down-on-brown mentality gripping many Arizonans at the moment by making the slogan for his business a racial slur about Hispanics.It seems to have backfired.The business card of Russell Lewis, of Russell Lewis & Son Pa ... More >>
Augustus Shaw Following our post today about Augustus Shaw, who's running for the State Legislature, a reader pointed us to an Arizona Guardian article published today that spells even more trouble for the ethically challenged HOA lawyer. Shaw lied about where he lives in official election ... More >>
Letters from the issue of Thursday, May 19, 2005
Phoenix police fired rookie Shawn Dirks with only a speck of evidence and the tale of a twisted woman
No more room at the inn. Our Bunker of the Apocalypse has been filled.
Neighbors fret over the fate of an elderly recluse who left without saying goodbye.
From the Week of October 26, 2000
They're dog-obsessed and they have no kids--but their pooches dress up like people, host birthday parties, go to puppy preschool and drive a multibillion-dollar pet industry