We're at that point of the year where some people won't stop complaining about the heat until October.Believe it or not, there are plenty of places where the summer season is much more miserable than it is in Phoenix. Check out 10 prime examples:
I don't know about you, but I was not ready to see triple digits this past weekend. 'Tis the season for Phoenicians to bemoan to arrival of the hot summer. The spring here in the Valley was glorious as usual, made even more so by watching the Midwest and Northeast get clobbered over and over again b ... More >>
The Weather Channel has released a documentary on the Yarnell Hill Fire and the "nation's wildfire crisis," in something of a different look at the fire that killed 19 firefighters last year.In addition to a more weather-focused view of the events that led up to the deaths of the Granite Mountain Ho ... More >>
There's never been a summer in Phoenix hotter than this one.The average temperature of 95.1 degrees from July to August is the highest on record, according to the National Weather Service.
According to a Tent City inmate, Sheriff Joe Arpaio's claim that his office is taking steps to keep the inmates warm in the jail is a "patent lie."If you've been paying attention today, you'll notice this is the second inmate in just a couple of hours to tell New Times that they haven't had access t ... More >>
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio likes to say he's the "toughest sheriff" in America.That tough-guy persona apparently includes an ice cream social with the inmates at Tent City, as well as other "cooling items" for the inmates -- because it's hot outside.Now Arpaio's go-to line about people locke ... More >>
A pair of Valley motorists, on separate occasions, have smoked weed and apparently forgotten they had their children with them in the last week or so.First it was 19-year-old Catalina Clouser, who was getting high on June 1 before she buckled up her baby into her car seat and drove aw ... More >>
In case you're out of town, in a bomb shelter, or otherwise oblivious to the world around you, there's a bit of a storm going on in the Valley right now.According to the Weather Channel, the rain part of it is going on until around 7 p.m.
Ex-Sun and current Knick Quentin Richardson squaring up from three-point land. When the New York Knicks took on the Phoenix Suns on December 15, the storyline was the return of former Suns'/current Knicks' head coach Mike D'Antoni. The evening was complete with man hugs between the ex-leader and th ... More >>
Author Neal Pollack returns to the Scottsdale of his existence and teams with Dave Eggers to take on Big Publishing
XXX marks the spot at Lake Havasu, "amateur porn capital of America"
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