The recent acquittal of George Zimmerman in the death of Trayvon Martin is of particular relevance to Arizona. In many ways, Florida is as racist and as gun crazy as Arizona, though here in Sand Land, the divide is Latino/Anglo more than anything else. Like a lot of folks, I've been perplexed by ... More >>
Laura S. Strickland Strickland is the Principal Flutist for the Arizona Pro Arte Ensemble and a soloist in the upcoming concert, The Winds; Woodwind Masterworks, on Friday, January 25 and Saturday, January 26. For more info, go here. When you put your key in the ignition and turn on the radio, wh ... More >>
photo by Franc Gaxiola, imaging by Charles Sohn Schwing votes: A majority of the U.S. Supreme Court, who did not actually pose with the litter of sketch performers surrounding themFranc Gaxiola's Th [sic] Sense troupe's sketch comedy seemed like a good fit for this column -- it's written d ... More >>
The Havasupai trusted the white man to help with a diabetes epidemic. Instead, ASU tricked them into bleeding for academia.
Because Hugh Hallman went suddenly silent, Tempe wound up losing the Cardinals and the Fiesta Bowl
Veteran Phoenix lawyer Gary Peter Klahr fought The Bar and The Bar won
The doors are closing on the Valley's most eclectic coffee house.
Bernie Busken may have gone too far in toughening his players. More likely, the world around him no longer goes far enough.
JP posse sticks to its guns in decades-long battle to clean up it judicial corral
Ron Walker chats about his fascination with film
'Wonderlust' captures the remembrances of childhood
Mesa is home to a multimillion-dollar quest to quantify gang-intervention techniques
That's what the jury gave Scott Falater, convicted of killing his wife in the Sleepwalker Murder Case
Tempe has long given the impression its Rio Salado project costs $45 million. The actual taxpayer tab could surpass $200 million.
FBI investigates possible Medicare fraud in county health-care system
The state's unabashed enthusiasm for charter schools stops at the borders of Indian reservations
Bisbee's idyllic Shady Dell trailer park offers nostalgia--with a hitch
ASU's Donald Johanson redefined our understanding of man's origins. But when he told the world about it in books and on TV, some scientists thought he talked too much.
WOULD-BE POWER COUPLE TOM AND LINDA RAWLES WANT VOTES MORE THAN ANYTHING ELSE
THE FORMER OAKLAND A'S PITCHER GOT ENTANGLED IN THE THEFT OF A MILLION-DOLLAR PICASSO. EXCEPT IT WASN'T A PICASSO.
GO AHEAD. THROW AWAY YOUR FUTURE. GARBOLOGIST BILL RATHJE WILL BE HAPPY.
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