Vincent de Paul

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2014

    Tempe Golf Course Becoming a Garden, and Other Metro Phoenix "Now Growing" News

    Even though it's summertime, there's agricultural news right in our backyard. Here are 5 local good-news stories you might have missed, so we've rounded them up. Read up on the new ideas growing here in the Valley, and maybe gain some inspiration. See also: Show Off Your Chicken Coop on the 2014 T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 27, 2013

    Bob Corritore and Dave Riley Want You To Hush Your Fuss

    Imagine everybody in a blues bar laughing so hard they can hardly contain themselves. That's the case with Bob Corritore and Dave Riley's new CD, Hush Your Fuss. Internationally acclaimed blues musicians Corritore and Riley held CD release parties for Fuss, their third album, this past weekend at M ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2013

    Advocate for the Homeless Voluntarily Living on the Streets of Phoenix

    Seráh Blain is fighting homelessness with homelessness.Blain, the executive director of a local political-advocacy group, the Secular Coalition for Arizona, has been voluntarily living on the streets of Phoenix for more than a week now.

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2013

    Jennifer Pilates, What Are You Listening To?

    Jennifer Pilates Pilates has been an advanced pilates instructor and celebrity trainer for more than 13 years. For more information, go here. What's the first album you bought? You have stumped me. It's a tie between Madonna and Michael Jackson. What's the first concert you saw? Bon Jovi. I'm alw ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2011

    St. Vinvent de Paul's New Orchard and Devils on Horseback in Today's Eater's Digest​Hungry for your early morning serving of food news, with no preservatives or additives?Orchard for St. Vincent de PaulMany moons ago (early 2010), we told you about a special program supported by the folks at Dreyer's (you know them, they make ice cream and other cold treats) ... More >>

  • Calendar

    December 23, 2010

    Merry Kinchmas

    Kinch Does Christmas

  • Music

    December 23, 2010
  • Blogs

    November 24, 2010

    A Wine Breakfast with David Mirassou: What's it like to be part of America's oldest winemaking family?

    UNCORK THE ISSUE: We meet David Mirassou for breakfast and an early morning wine tasting at Vincent's Market Bistro and ask him, "What's it like to be part of America's oldest winemaking family?" School's so much more fun with food and wine involved... SPILL THE JUICE: "It's tough because I have so ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2010

    Resolve to Help the Hungry

    According to the Valley of the Sun United Way, over 260,000 Arizona residents lack resources needed to acquire food for the next few days. Eighty thousand will skip meals or consume meals that lack adequate quantity on a regular basis. Due to recent economic conditions, the demand on local resources ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2009

    Sweet Tomatoes Event Feeds the Needy

    ​Sweet Tomatoes is hosting a fundraiser event that will benefit St. Vincent de Paul. On November 17, ten percent of all sales made at participating Sweet Tomatoes will go to the non-profit organization -- good news in tough times. That same night, Sweet Tomatoes is taking over the dining ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2008

    Chuck Coughlin Reveals Jan Brewer's Transition Team

    Deputy Secretary of State Kevin Tyne will be soon-to-be Governor Jan Brewer's chief of staff, and Brewer has named a Who's Who list of familiar names from previous GOP administrations to her transition team, which will be led by (gulp - for those with long memories) Chuck Coughlin. Here's the team: ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2008

    Chow down at Chompie's for charity today

    By Michele Laudig Hey, weren't you craving a bagel? For National Hunger Awareness Day, the folks at Chompies will donate 15 percent of today's proceeds to St. Vincent de Paul. All three locations (on Shea Blvd. in Scottsdale, on University in Tempe, and at the Paradise Valley Mall) are particip ... More >>

  • Music

    July 19, 2007

    Cello Pop

    15 years against the current

  • Music

    February 22, 2007

    Kindergarten Rave

    Bring your blankie

  • News

    July 13, 2006

    Desert Storm

    Thousands of Katrina evacuees landed in Phoenix. How long should they get assistance?

  • Culture

    September 15, 2005

    Frank, Speaking

    By the time he got to Phoenix . . .

  • News

    July 21, 2005

    The Last Supper

    It's not easy when your boss tells you to do one thing and God tells you to do another

  • Culture

    December 16, 2004

    Don't Park It

    Homeless for the holidays

  • Calendar

    June 26, 2003

    Ride Pride

    Car show ushers in the new school

  • News

    May 9, 2002

    Crack Addicts, Political Shenanigans and Indian Relics

    Only in Phoenix is this a formula for a real estate hustle

  • News

    April 25, 2002

    Capitol Cop-Out

    The Capitol Police is one of the state's smallest law enforcement agencies, and some say one of its worst

  • Dining

    February 22, 2001

    Freebie Jeebies

    Leftovers from food service exhibition will now go to charity

  • Music

    January 4, 2001

    Obsessions, Passions, Perversions 2000

    Music critics reveal their deepest, darkest record-buying secrets in New Times' annual poll

  • Music

    January 6, 2000

    Adopt a Record Today!

    For the price of a can of soda, you can give love and shelter to some of the neediest, most neglected albums of the last century

  • News

    December 30, 1999
  • News

    December 2, 1999

    Snafu 2000

    Phoenix officials told volunteers planning an expensive millennial downtown bash to think big. It seems as though nobody was thinking at all.

  • Calendar

    November 25, 1999
  • News

    May 6, 1999

    Street Without Hope

    On Madison Street, crowds of crack-addicted homeless are plaguing police and downtown businesses. But no one seems to be doing much about it.

  • News

    December 3, 1998

    Night In The City

    In the hear of Phoenix lies a suberranean sone where day fades into night nearly without notice, where the city doesn't shut down with the sunset, and where, for some, the day begins with the night. Welcome to the night watch.

  • Calendar

    November 26, 1998
  • News

    November 5, 1998

    A Capitol Idea

    Phoenix Community Alliance's new plan for the Capitol Mall sends the homeless scrambling while the city looks the other way

  • Dining

    October 29, 1998
  • News

    May 7, 1998
  • News

    November 27, 1997
  • Music

    October 23, 1997

    Rocky Mountain Slide

    Twelve steps that led John Denver from firsthand commercial success to secondhand experimental aircrafts

  • News

    October 24, 1996

    The Pain of Maryvale

    How the state of Arizona went soft on polluters and mistreated the victims of the Maryvale cancer cluster

  • News

    May 16, 1996
  • News

    December 21, 1995

    No Fowl, Some Harm

    Nick's gave Thanksgiving turkeys to 32,000 people--but4,000 more got the bird

  • News

    November 16, 1995


    GOP leaders want local governments to run social programs and charities to assume more of the burden. Neither idea is working in Kingman, where no good deed goes unpunished.

  • News

    May 18, 1995