Anyone who has ever been to a live game has probably seen some sort of marriage proposal.Love 'em or hate 'em, game proposals can actually cost quite a bit of money depending on the stadium. So in case you're thinking of popping the question at your favorite team's home turf, here are the cost and b ... More >>
Diana Taurasi got the boot from her Turkish team for doping.Phoenix Mercury star Diana Taurasi's contract with the Turkish women's basketball team Fenerbahce was terminated this morning after she tested positive -- again -- for using a doping agent.Taurasi, who inked a new deal with the Mercury i ... More >>
Robert Halliday, the newly-appointed director of the Department of Public Safety, criticized the photo enforcement cameras on Arizona streets and highways, saying the system needs to be restructured or scrapped altogether. Halliday says he'd rather see more officers on the highways instead of the ... More >>
In the 24-hour news cycle it can be difficult to keep up. We have the solution. Check back on Valley Fever every evening for highlights from each of New Times' blogs. Today's entries: Feathered Bastard: New York Times Blasts Joe Arpaio, Urges Obama Administration to End 287(g) Joe Arpaio Cites ... More >>
The Arizona Department of Health Services will increase its fees for close to 2000 child state care facilities. The current licensing fee for child care providers is $150 for three years. With the increase, licenses will cost between $581 and $13,442, depending on the number of children...It's be ... More >>
A company in Luxembourg is funding research for Valley company T-gen. The research will involve testing and storing blood and tissue samples.T-gen doctor Jeffrey Trent called the Luxembourg contract big news for the Arizona bio-research community...Police are still investigating a possible case of s ... More >>
Police in Mesa are investigating what the East Valley Tribune's calling the city's first homicide of the year. The victim, Rick Glum, was stabbed to death in a West Mesa neighborhood . A motorist found Glum's body Sunday morning...Catholic priest Chris Carpenter has been excommunicated from the ... More >>
Playing the blame game at U.S. Air
Will the Mercury finally rise?
Lauren Jackson? Sheryl Swoopes? Uh and oh.
Who won Phoenixs inaugural b-ball title? Hint: It wasnt the Suns.
America's idol and a hoops star keep Phoenix's mercury rising
Bruising birds are in a league of their own
The best baller in Phoenix doesn't play for the Suns. Can Diana Taurasi take the Mercury all the way?
Club Vibe keeps abreast of nightlife innovation
Smackin' down at AWA
Follow the bouncing ball to the Mercury summer camp
The Mercury gear up for the season
Zoo's summer walking series defies agony of the heat
Ladies of the court get set to issue season's beatings
Tooling around at Celebrity
Valley rap-rock pioneers return with a new record
May 20 - 26, 1999
June 18 - 24, 1998