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  • Club Candids: 4-2-10 Sundays at El Hefe in Scottsdale
    Club Candids waded into the massive Sunday afternoon rager at El Hefe Super Macho Taqueria in Scottsdale on Sunday, March 23. Photos by Benjamin Leatherman
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  • D-backs Spring Training Game Against the Milwaukee Brewers
    Although it was the usual hot and sunny March weather at Salt River Fields on Sunday, it wasn't your average Diamondbacks spring training game. A special press conference was held an hour before first pitch for Kirk Gibson to talk about the team's next day flight to Australia for the season...
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  • ††† (Crosses) at Crescent Ballroom, 3/25/14
    It started with crosses. And a rosary. "O' memories that bless and burn/O' barren gain and bitter loss/I kiss each bead and strive at last to learn/To kiss the cross, sweetheart/To kiss the cross..." Perry Como's voice crooned over the loudspeakers for "The Rosary" song, which blasted the...
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  • Inside the Arizona Distilling Co. with Jason Grossmiller
    Arizona Distilling Company seems to be making a habit of blazing trails for the state's fledgling micro-distilling scene. When it released Copper City Bourbon last June, it was the first legally distilled spirit made in the state since Prohibition. And with its Desert Durum Wheat Whiskey just...
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  • Phoenix Festival de Espana at Phoenix Center for the Arts, 3/22/14
    Phoenix Center for the Arts was transformed into a center for Spanish culture on Saturday, March 22 for the Phoenix Festival de Espana. This all-day event featured lots of food and dance demonstrations, including a Noche de Flamenco performance that closed out the evening.Photos by Melissa Fossum
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  • Chandler's Great American Barbecue and Beer Festival 2014
    Chandler's Great American BBQ and Beer Festival, now in its fifth year, delivered on the promises of barbecued meats, craft beer, and music. We had our reservations at the start of the event, but walked away full and thoroughly impressed with the event's organization, food and drink offerings,...
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  • Third Friday Art Walk in Downtown Phoenix, 3/21/14
    Third Friday had a lot to offer in March with everything from moving performance art featured inside Modified Arts Gallery to a hands-on sustainable jewelry workshop at GROWop. With its slower pace and smaller crowd compared to its big brother, First Friday, involvement was key to conclude...
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  • CGIU 2014: The Clinton Global Initiative University Visits ASU
    President Bill Clinton launched the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGIU) in 2007 to engage the next generation of leaders on college campuses around the world. Each year, CGIU hosts a meeting where students, youth organizations, topic experts, and celebrities come together to discuss and...
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  • Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings at Heritage Square, 3/21/14
    No matter whatever it was that you did yesterday that left you feeling awesome, good for you, but Sharon Jones still kicked your ass. Hell, like one of her Dap-Kings said when he was introducing the force of nature that is Ms. Jones, she kicked cancer's ass. In fact, I don't know what you could...
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  • 5 Great Up-and-Coming Metro Phoenix Neighborhoods
    Landing a house in an up-and-coming neighborhood doesn't just give you bragging rights, it gives you a good investment. Sure, these areas may be a little patchier than most. But with a few years' time and a little TLC, you'll be the envy of gentrifiers and hipsters alike. See Also: 5 Cool...
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  • Fender Major League Baseball Stratocaster Launch Party at W Hotel Scottsdale, 3/20/14
    Unlike soccer and vuvuzelas, guitars and baseball don't necessarily go together, but when you're talking about two institutions as American as the Fender Stratocaster and Major League Baseball, the alignment is a little more warranted. Such is the case with the new MLB-approved line of Fender...
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  • The Toadies at Crescent Ballroom, 3/19/14
    The Toadies and friends put on a seriously epic show at the Crescent Ballroom last night. It was the first show of their current tour with the Supersuckers and BattleMe. The Toadies are celebrating the 20th anniversary of the release of their kick ass debut record, "Rubberneck." There was a...
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