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  • Best of Phoenix® 2012: Home Gardening Lessons with Master Gardener Carol Stuttard
    If you've ever tried to plant something in Phoenix, you've probably realized it takes a little more than "just add water" to get something to grow (or, harder yet, survive). Luckily, there are teaching professionals like Carol Stuttard to help you contrary Marys get your gardens up and...
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  • Best of Phoenix® 2012: Dr. Todd Bostwick, Senior Archaeologist at PaleoWest
    For those who say Arizona has no history, Todd Bostwick would like a word with them. The senior research archeologist at PaleoWest Archaeology and executive director of the Verde Valley Archaeology Center in Camp Verde, Bostwick has been working in the field for more than 40 years. So he's got...
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  • Mark-Taylor Summer of Love Pool Party at San Marbeya
    We're into the home stretch of summer, which means many local pool party series are wrapping up for the summer. The folks at Mark-Taylor, for instance, threw one last poolside blast of 2012 on Saturday, September 14, at their San Marbeya residential complex in Tempe. Photos by Benjamin Leatherman
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  • Eating 16th Street: Central Phoenix's Mexican Food Mecca
    For Chow Bella's latest mission -- "Eating 16th Street" -- we've employed a young woman who's literally eaten her way around the world. Alex Rodriguez has eaten borscht in Moscow, steak in Buenos Aires and a "life-changing panna cotta" in Bra, a small town in the Piemonte region of Italy. Now...
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  • The Walkmen at Crescent Ballroom, 9/17/12
    The Walkmen have always sounded worn. "Sometimes I'm just happy I'm older," singer Hamilton Leithauser belted on "We've Been Had," from the magnificent and wonderfully titled Everyone Who Pretended to Like Me is Gone in 2002. And on Sunday night, they brought their faded and frayed sound to...
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  • Henry Rollins at Crescent Ballroom, 9/15/12
    Fans sported Black Flag t-shirts and Henry Rollins books and DVDs at Rollins’ two and a half hour spoken word performance at Crescent Ballroom on Saturday, September 15. The punk vet covered a range of topics, including the upcoming election, the importance of voting (regardless of party), his...
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  • Day Glo Derailleur at Rusty Spoke
    Would be candy kids sported their favorite neon clothing and brought glowsticks to the Day Glo Derailleur at The Rusty Spoke Community Bicycle Collective on Saturday, September 15. A big pants obstacle course, candy necklace ring toss, and costume contest were all fair game for the elusive...
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  • Fire and Ice: Mesa Arts Center Fall Opening
    The Mesa Arts Center stayed true to its theme on Friday night for its fall opening. There was plenty of fire and ice. New exhibits included Bob Carey's Ballerina which runs from September 14 to December 2. Photos by Joseph Maddon
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  • West Coast All-Star Tour feat. Snoop Dogg, Ice Cube, & Too Short, Comerica Theatre, 9/14/2012
    Snoop Dogg, Ice Cube and Too Short hit Phoenix on Friday, September 14, when they staged a massive West Coast rap party at Comerica Theatre. Photos by Jim Louvau
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